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Bonnie Parente is an Attorney at Law licensed to practice in New York State. She has expertise in all facets of labor and employment law and is a skilled contract negotiator for over 18 years. In private practice, she has experience in wage/hour, ADA, FLSA, FMLA, employment agreements, real estate transactions, landlord/tenant, zoning, and wills, trusts and estates. She currently serves as Deputy Mayor for the Village of East Williston and is a trained Mediator. In addition to law, Bonnie has a degree in Banking and Finance. In 2009 she received the distinction of being placed on the Town of North Hempstead Women's Roll of Honor. In 2013 she was honored by the Nassau County Legislature as a trail-blazer during Women's History Month. She serves on the St. Aidan's Parish Council and is an active Girl Scout leader and former Cub Scout Leader. She's a member of the Wings of Winthrop and Mercy League and served on the East Williston Board of Zoning and Appeals.


Practice areas


  1. Wills: 25%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Real Estate: 25%
  4. Employment: 25%



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Bonnie L.S. Parente, P.C.

190 E. Jericho Tpke.
Mineola, NY, 11501


NYCurrently registered 199507/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Trailblazer of the YearNassau County Legislature2013
Women's Roll of HonorTown of North Hempstead2009
School Service AwardTouro Law1995
American Jurisprudence AwardTouro Law1994
School Service AwardTouro Law1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney / Director of HRThe New York Racing Association2005 - 2012
Attorney / Labor Relations ManagerNewsday, Inc.2002 - 2005
AttorneyJackson Lewis, LLP1999 - 2002
Associate AttorneyPearl & Associates (fka Pearl & McKenzie)1995 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
VIllage of East WillistonDeputy Mayor, Trustee Appointed/Elected2011 - Present
St. Aidan's ParishPastoral Council - Appointed/Elected2009 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Nassau County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Mineola Chamber of CommerceMemberN/A
Long Island Labor Employment Relations AssociationMemberN/A
East Williston Board of Zoning and AppealsMemberN/A
East Williston Board of Zoning and AppealsAppointed Member of the Board2009 - 2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Hofstra UniversityFinanceBachelor of Business1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
May 21st Monthly MeetingPitfalls of Social Media Policies for Employers2013