Thorough Preparedness Through All Phases of Each Case Customized Legal Counsel

The Law Office of Barbara A. Castrataro in Chappaqua NY is a boutique law firm exclusively in the practice of divorce, matrimonial and family law in the Courts in White Plains, Westchester, New York City, Putnam, Duchess Counties and its surrounding areas.

Barbara A. Castrataro has been in the practice of Matrimonial Law for more than 30 years. She has been recognized and respected by the Courts for vigorous advocacy and her preparedness in her trial work. She has been recognized by her clients for her responsiveness to them, her mastery of the facts of their matter, skill in the Courtroom, her perseverance and devotion to them.

Ms. Castrataro has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers; repeatedly acknowledged with a Client Distinction Award by Martindale Hubbell as a Client Champion; included in the Best Attorneys in America; in the Top Lawyers in New York and the Top Women's Lawyers.

For specific information on Barbara's background and qualifications, follow this link: Barbara A. Castrataro

Ms. Castrataro has thoughtfully tailored the structure of her practice to enable her to personally participate in every phase of each client's matter and achieve a mastery of the facts which promotes efficiency. From the first meeting with our clients, a strategy is formulated and throughout the case we provide a continuous analysis which is essential to its development and execution. Ms. Castrataro maintains a reputation for intense focus, preparedness and knowledge of the facts and law.

Using our core principles of integrity, preparedness, focused strategy, we provide individual attention and responsiveness to our clients. We pride ourselves on working with our clients as a team and preparing them for all phases of litigation, for every Court appearance, deposition, hearings and trial.

We are also discrete as to our client's privacy and extend our clients the utmost respect. When representing our clients we do so with professionalism and integrity. Our firm is often retained by clients and other attorneys to undertake a legal analysis of complex issues, to formulate strategies for a successful resolution at trial, to prepare witnesses and try cases for them.

Our clients seek and receive personal attention to and a detailed strategy of their complex cases involving high assets, valuations, unique questions of fact and law, difficult custody cases, including Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements. Our clients seek and receive a thoughtful, creative, careful and detailed analysis and strategy of their matter.

We are committed to excellence.

Protecting Children

We further are committed that children involved in any proceeding are fully protected and their voices heard. We regularly assist clients in all aspects of divorce and family law.

We are most mindful that every Matrimonial matter contains a unique set of facts and requires extreme trust in the relationship between attorney and client. We have an understanding of and an unlimited empathy for what our clients are experiencing, whether it is a difficult custody case, an acrimonious divorce, a collaborative or otherwise amicable divorce, one with complex assets and business interests, a pre-nuptial matter where the financial issues require a more delicate approach or a custody and child support matter where there has been no marriage.