Divorce, Separation, Financial Discovery, Asset Valuation Distribution, Child... more
Divorce, Separation, Financial Discovery, Asset Valuation Distribution, Child Custody, Support and Family Court proceedings can bring a host of complex emotional, financial and legal issues. Our clients have the security and of peace-of-mind that comes from representation by an experienced New York divorce lawyer with an assertive, "client-centered" team of professionals dedicated to provide p... view profile
I help people find practical, appropriate out of court solutions to divorce and... more
I help people find practical, appropriate out of court solutions to divorce and separation, trusts and estates and small business disputes.I achieve solutions that work over the long-term. Collaborative Practice and mediation are the focus of my work because I believe these methods provide lasting results. I no longer litigate because I strongly believe that better solutions can be reached with... view profile
I spent the first 16 years of my legal career as a labor and employment attorney --... more
I spent the first 16 years of my legal career as a labor and employment attorney -- then I got a divorce. My experience was so debilitating that I now focus my practice on matrimonial and family law. I am also a collaborative divorce attorney, and am a member of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals (www.collaborativelawny.com ). The collaborative method is far superior to tra... view profile
Patricia is a leading member of the Matrimonial and Family Law practice group and... more
Patricia is a leading member of the Matrimonial and Family Law practice group and practices in all aspects of the field. While attending law school Patricia placed first in the Moot Court Competiton and was selected to the National Moot Court Competiton. Patricia was also chosen to participate in a prestigious litigation program sponsored by the Feredal Court system. Patricia is a founding... view profile
I have been a practicing attorney in the States of New York and New Jersey for over... more
I have been a practicing attorney in the States of New York and New Jersey for over 25 years. My first full-time position of employment upon graduating law school was as an Assistant District Attorney in the Office of the District Attorney of Bronx County. Since 1988 I have been a principal of a general practice law firm in Westchester County, New York.
I have been practicing law for 34 years. I have been an Attorney for the Child since... more
I have been practicing law for 34 years. I have been an Attorney for the Child since 2001 and was also an Attorney for the Child as a Law Guardian in the 1980s. I have handled many appeals and have argued cases in the Appellate Division, the Appellate Term, and the New York State Court of Appeals. I am admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. I excel at brief writing, resea... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.