Hennessey & Bienstock LLP is a pre-eminent matrimonial and family law firm, with offices in midtown Manhattan and White Plains, and with lawyers who have more than half a century of experience representing clients in the full spectrum of divorce and family law issues in all courts in New York City, Westchester and the surrounding counties. The firm stresses personal, compassionate and cost-effective representation to resolve all clients' disputes as quickly, cost-effectively and favorably as possible.
Among the subject matters which the firm has handled with proven expertise and experience are divorce; property distribution, including in some of the largest and most complex marital estates; custody, time-sharing and child support in marital, non-marital, and same-sex relationships; pre- and post-nuptial agreements; spousal support; paternity; and grandparents' rights.
Although the firm's partners, Patricia Hennessey and Peter Bienstock, ultimately settle most of their cases, their demonstrated willingness and ability to try each case to conclusion, and appeal when necessary, including in complex financial and property matters and the most emotional custody and support matters, assure that each client will achieve the best possible result. They have each been awarded the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell rating for more than a decade, and have achieved numerous and repeated Best Lawyer and Super Lawyer designations. Their clients have included elected officials, judges and celebrities in the arts, sports and finance, as well as CEOs, investors, lawyers, doctors and other professionals, and their spouses. They successfully work to protect the privacy of each client, as well as the privacy of clients' children and other family members.