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John J. Grimes

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, PreNuptial Agreements

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. PreNuptial Agreements: 20%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  5. Family: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Michael Walter Freudenberg

    John is a well-known and highly regarded New York matrimonial attorney. John parlays his intelligence, experience, resolution abilities, and negotiating techniques to provide exceptional representation to his clients.

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    Michael Freudenberg Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Evan Greenspan

    John Grimes is an excellent attorney who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience gained advocating on behalf of his clients in New York state courts. John's stature in the legal community is such that he lectures to the judiciary on Pretrial Procedures in matrimonial cases and Best Practices for matrimonial Judges.

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    Michael Greenspan DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Grimes & Zimet

45 South Greeley Avenue
2nd Floor
Chappaqua, NY, 10514

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 197403/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGrimes & Zimet1989 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Grievance Committee for the Ninth Judicial DistrictMember2015 - Present
Matrimonial Practice Advisory and RulesCommitteeMember2014 - Present
Matrimonial Practice Advisory and RulesCommitteeMember - Education SubCommittee2014 - Present
Westchester Bar AssociationExecutive Committee2007 - 2008
New York State Bar Association, Family Law SectionExecutive Committee Member2004 - Present
Westchester County Bar AssociationMember1978 - 1986
Association of the Bar of New York CityMember1973 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1973 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1972 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Witter v. Daire$125,000 award to less-monied spouse

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal JusticeN/AM.P.A.1969
City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal JusticeMathematicsBS - Bachelor of Science1967
City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal JusticePhysicsBS - Bachelor of Science1967
City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal JusticeCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science1967

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
New Judges SeminarLecturer - MAINTENANCE, EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION, CHILD SUPPORT AND COUNSEL FEES2015
Matrimonial Judges SeminarLecturer - CHALLENGES FOR MATRIMONIAL JUDGES2015
New York State JudiciaryLecturer - Interim Counel Fees2014