Benjamin E. Carter

Benjamin E. Carter

Law Firm in Riverhead, NY

Firm Overview

Ben Carter, who had practiced as a litigator in New York City between 1960 and 1976, established his current practice in 1976 where he serves Suffolk County including the Hamptons. His Areas of practice still focus on litigation with a heavy emphasis on matrimonial litigation and builder, homeowner and architect matters, as well as real estate.

Main Office

Main Office
220 Roanoke Ave

Riverhead NY 11901






Benjamin E. Carter will represent your Family legal matters.

Areas of Law: -Civil Litigation -Trial Practice -Appellate Practice -Matrimonial Law -Family Law -Divorce -Legal Separation -Child Support -Child Custody -Premarital Agreements -Corporate Law -Contracts -Real Estate -Probate -Uncontested Divorce. -Builder, Homeowner, Architect Litigation -Mechanics Liens -Business Law -Business Formation -Business Litigation -Business Transactions -Commercial Real Estate -Commercial Conveyancing -Commercial Real Estate Litigation -No Fault Divorce -Marital Agreements -Marital Property Distribution -Marital Property Settlements -Spousal Support

Benjamin E. Carter

Benjamin E. Carter

Attorney in Riverhead, NY

Arbitrator, Suffolk County District Court, Small Claims, 1988. Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association, 1970.

Areas of Law:
-Family Law
-Corporate Law
-Real Estate
-Builder, Homeowner, Architect Litigation
-Equitable Distribution
-Legal Separation Agreements
-Marital Agreements
-Marital Property Distribution
-Matrimonial Law
-No Fault Divorce
-Premarital Agreements
-Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
-Contract Litigation
-Spousal Support
-Uncontested Divorce
-Commercial Real Estate
-Land Sales
-Real Estate Contracts
-Real Estate Litigation
-Real Estate Sales
-Real Property
-Residential Real Estate
-Real Estate Leasing
-Child Custody
-Child Support
-Breach of Contract
-Commercial Contracts

Experience & Credentials


Admission Details
Admitted in 1958, New York and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
1960, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
1970, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Class of 1958

University Attended
University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Commerce & Finance
Class of 1955
B.S. in Ec.

Birth Information
Born in 1933
New York, N.Y., April 30, 1933

Associations & Memberships
The Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Suffolk County (Member: Committee on Professional Ethics, 1978-1982; Committee on Fee Disputes, 1981, Chairman, 1982-1984; Judiciary Committee, 1983-1986), New York State and American (Member, Section on Family Law) Bar Associations; Matrimonial Bar Association of Suffolk County


University of Pennsylvania Law School
LL.B., 1958

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