About John A. Pappalardo
John has a significant practice in the field of matrimonial law represent...
John has a significant practice in the field of matrimonial law representing high net worth individuals as well as middle income couples dealing with sophisticated financial issues and complex custody matters.
John also has a private matrimonial mediation practice, is certified in matrimonial collaborative law, sits as a matrimonial arbitrator and is New York State Certified as an attorney representing children in all actions in which their rights are implicated. He has also served as a Guardian Ad Litem in matrimonial proceedings. He is admitted to the State and Federal Bar in New York, New Jersey; and Massachusetts. He is a member of the Bar for the United States Supreme Court and the International Association of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is further a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Westchester County Bar Association and all of their Domestic Relations and Alternative Dispute Resolutions subsections. He served on the Westchester County Bar Multi-disciplinary Committee designed for the improvement of Matrimonial Law with a specific focus on the development of a Universal Forensic Order. John has further engaged in the Administrative Law Program for pro bono work in the matrimonial field. He was a referral attorney for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, representing parents who have had their children abducted. John is a member of the American Arbitration Association and has taught Arbitration and Mediation programs for the American Arbitration Association. He has spoken in the field of Domestic Relations law on behalf of the Westchester County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association and National Business Institute. He is a former member of the Berkley College Paralegal advisory board; was a visiting professor at Pace University Law School in field of Family Law, Arbitration and Mediation and a former adjunct prepatory school instructor teaching Trial Preparation.
John is a 1983 graduate of Ithaca College with a BA degree and a 1986 JD graduate from The New England Law School.