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Steven A. Paquette

Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
    35 years, 400 cases
  2. Family: 25%
    35 years, 500 cases


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Bousquet Holstein Attorneys, PLLC

110 West Fayette Street
One Lincoln Center, Suite 900
Syracuse, NY, 13202


NYCurrently registered 198003/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Elected PresidentCNY Collaborative practice2015
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2012
Certified FellowAmerican Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorState University of New York - Onondaga2008 - Present
PartnerBousquet Holstein Attorneys2001 - Present
Associate Counsel to SpeakerNew York State Assembly1996 - 2001
PartnerSardino & Paquette1986 - 2001
NYS Tax AttorneyState Of New York, Dep't Taxation & Finance1985 - 1991
PartnerMeggesto Paquette & Badera1980 - 1986
Association namePosition nameDuration
Central New York Collaborative Law ProfessionalsPresident Board of Directors2015 - Present
CNY Chapter JDRFPres Board of Directors2015 - 2016
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersFellow2012 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2011 - Present
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Onondaga County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
cny divorce lawyer.comReview of custody in NY2015
cny divorcelawyer.comBusiness considerations in divorce2015
cnydivorcelawyer.comReview of Maintenance in NY2014
Family Matters. A principled approach.Using Collaboration to negotiate Prenuptial Agreements2013
Family Matters A principled ApproachPrenuptial Agreements for Same Sex Marriages2013
Family Matters. A Principled ApproachUsing Prenups to protect vital business interests2013
Bousquet HolsteinMatrimonial and Family Law Reference Guide2012
JDSupra.comCollaborative Law v. Traditional Divorce: Which is Right for Me?2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Syracuse University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Syracuse University College of LawS.I. Newhouse SchoolBA - Bachelor of Arts1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
An Introduction to the Practice of Collaborative LawCollaborative Law2012
Matrimonial Update and Best PracticesDivorce Law Update and Best Practices2011
Madison County/Onondaga County Bar AssociationsRecent Developments in Matrimonial and Family Law2011
Syracuse Chamber of CommerceAvoiding Sales Tax Penalties, Late Payment Fees, and Criminal Prosecution2010
Matrimonial UpdateDivorce Law A-Z2010
Election Law- Playing to WinElection Law2010
NY Election Law PrimerRepresenting a Political Candidate and Winning2008