Westchester County Matrimonial Law Firm
Experienced divorce lawyers dedicated to their clients
The White Plains law firm of Bodnar & Milone LLP helps clients with their family law and divorce matters. Clients choose Bodnar & Milone for many reasons:
ExperienceAttorneys Peter Bodnar and Lydia Milone offer clients more than 60 years of combined matrimonial law experience.
Service to clientsDeep experience and meticulous attention to detail enable Bodnar & Milone attorneys to understand not just the case at hand, but also the ramifications in a broader context that others might miss. With this in mind, they are able to formulate tailored and creative solutions.
ResponsivenessThe firm prides itself on timely response to both clients and adversaries.
Team orientationThe attorneys at Bodnar & Milone LLP approach each case with a hands-on team mentality and a commitment to finding the right solution for each client.
Litigation prowessThe firm's attorneys doggedly represent clients in trial and appellate courts throughout Westchester and the New York metro area.
Creative solutionsIn addition to traditional litigation, the firm practices collaborative law, helping clients reach settlement by focusing on common goals and concerns.
Integrity and ethicsAttorneys Bodnar and Milone have been given superlative recognition by their peers for their legal abilities and ethics, earning them a distinguished reputation in the legal community.
Commitment to the improvement of the justice systemBodnar & Milone attorneys serve as members of various state and county bar association committees and professional organizations in their ongoing dedication to improve the judicial system. They also lecture frequently on family and matrimonial law matters.
140 Grand St.
White Plains NY 10601
DivorceFrom initial filing to final divorce decree and post-divorce modification and enforcement, Bodnar & Milone LLP guides clients through the process in clear, easy-to-understand language. The firm's attorneys understand what is at stake and listen to each client's concerns. Bodnar & Milone LLP crafts solutions that are right for its clients and their unique case.
Collaborative DivorceThe firm practices collaborative law in addition to the more traditional litigation methodology. Collaborative law offers spouses the opportunity to respectfully resolve their differences pertaining to marital dissolution, child custody and support, visitation, and the many other possible issues requiring resolution without a courtroom trial and the contentiousness it invariably brings with it. Use of this collaborative approach can ease the burden on families by allowing them to make longterm decisions with the additional assistance of counselors, financial planners and other experts.
Property and Liability DivisionDistribution of marital assets and debts can be among the most divisive issues in a divorce. Bodnar & Milone LLP has substantial experience in handling the complexities which often arise pertaining to these issues. The firm works closely with the leading forensic accountants in the New York metro area to investigate, analyze and address those issues.
Peter O. Bodnar, a member of the firm, is an experienced matrimonial litigator, having so limited his practice over the course of the past 37 years. He also mediates matrimonial and family law matters. A member of the Executive Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association Family Law Section since 1992 (Chair from 2000 to 2002) and a member of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association Family Law Section since 2000 (presently Chair of the Long Range Planning Committee), he has been included in The Best Lawyers in America since 1995, the Top 25 Westchester County Super Lawyers from inception to date, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (member of the Board of Governors of the New York State Chapter and previously Parliamentarian 20072008) and a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Mr. Bodnar is also a member of the Association of Collaborative Lawyers of Rockland-Westchester and of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell and included in Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in America, and Who's Who in the World, Mr. Bodnar is a lecturer for the New York State Bar Association, the Pace University School of Law Women's Justice Center and the Appellate Division, Second Department Law Guardian Program.
Beyond his legal work, Mr. Bodnar is a worldwide traveler, and husbands various business interests in Europe and Asia through entities based in Budapest, Hungary, an ancestral home.