Barbara J. Strauss

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Attorney Awards

Biography

Recipient, Orange County Women of Achievement Award, 2004. Senior Assistant District Attorney, Orange County, 1982-1989. Mediator, Supreme Court Divorce Mediation Pilot Program. Chair, New York State District Attorneys Association Child Abuse Committee (1987-89). Assistant Regional Attorney, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 1980-1982. Former Member, Board of Directors, YWCA of Orange County. Member, Association of Collaborative Professionals of the Hudson Valley.

Grievance Committee, 9th Judicial District 2006 - 2014

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Divorce
  • Adoption Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Traffic Violations
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
8452942616  Phone
8452943861  Fax
www.goshenlawyer.com
University Attended:
Wesleyan University, B.A., Psychology and English, cum laude, 1976
Law School Attended:
New York University School of Law, J.D., Annual Survey of American Law, 1979
Year of First Admission:
1980
Admission:
1990, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1980, New York; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Orange County (President 2010, Board of Directors), New York State (Member, Sections on: Family Law; Criminal Law) and American (Member, Family Law Section) Bar Associations; New York State Womens Bar Association; Womens Bar Association of Orange and Sullivan Counties (President, 1994); Dispute Resolution Center, Inc.
Birth Information:
Methuen, Massachusetts, July 29, 1954
Reported Cases:
Howe v Howe, 68 Ad 3d 38
Mulcahy v Mulcahy 285 Ad 3d 539
Murphy v. Malouf 22 Ad3d 539
Kohn v. Kohn 86 Ad 3d 630
Amy B. v. Lee B. 37 Ad3d 600
Matter of Woodland Estates LLC v. Soules, 79 Ad 3d 942
McNelis v. McNelis 6 Ad 3d 673
Hirtz v Hirtz 108 Ad3d 712
Munson v. Munson 250 Ad2d 1004
People v. Bohn 155 Ad2d 679
Timperio v. Timperio 232 Ad2d 857
People v. Angelo 226 Ad2d 745
Sessa v. Iams, 106 Ad 3d 910
ISLN:
903363691

Peer Reviews

  • 4.6/5.0 (3 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 08/13/12 in Matrimonial Law

    Just about the best attorney I know. (You should know I share space and staff with her)Her integrity, honesty and ethical standards are beyond excellent. Her legal knowledge as well as her ability to implement it is outstanding. Her legal writing,... Read more

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    Just about the best attorney I know. (You should know I share space and staff with her)Her integrity, honesty and ethical standards are beyond excellent. Her legal knowledge as well as her ability to implement it is outstanding. Her legal writing, not counting her handwriting, is concise, well thought out and focused. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/24/12 in Real Estate

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