Clifford J. Petroske

Clifford J. Petroske: Attorney with Petroske Riezenman & Meyers, P.C.
  • Principal at Petroske Riezenman & Meyers, P.C. (7 Attorneys)
  • 1393 Veterans Memorial Highway, Suite 414N, Hauppauge, NY 11788
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  • For the past twenty-four years, Clifford J. Petroske has devoted his practice to family and matrimonial law. He is a member of the Suffolk County and New York State Bar Associations, with membership in the Family Law committee of the New York State Bar Association and Matrimonial and Family Law Committee of the Suffolk County Bar Association. He has capably handled hundreds of cases in Suffolk, Nassau, Queens, Kings, New York, Bronx, and Westchester counties in New York State, and has conducted numerous trials and hearings concerning matrimonial and family law matters.
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Editor, Hofstra Environmental Law Digest, 1988; Member, Continuing Legal Education Faculty, Suffolk Academy of Law, 2004-2005.

Areas of Practice (24)

  • Matrimonial Law
  • Divorce
  • Annulment
  • Separation Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Family Law
  • Spousal Support
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation Rights
  • Child Support
  • Paternity
  • Alimony
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)
  • Restraining Orders
  • Name Changes
  • Civil Appeals
  • Adoption Law
  • Fathers Rights
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • Third Party Custody

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
631-337-1977  Phone
631-337-1966  Fax
University Attended:
State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A., cum laude, 1986
Law School Attended:
Hofstra University, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1989, New Jersey (ret.) (inactive); 1991, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1990, New York
Suffolk County Bar Association (Member, Family Law Committee); New York State Bar Association (Member, Family Law Committee); Suffolk County Matrimonial Bar Association.
Reported Cases:
Janofsky v. Janofsky, 648 N.Y.S.2d 164 (2d Dept., 1996); Reynolds v. Reynolds, 753 N.Y.S.2d 106 (2d Dept., 2002); Hinck v. Hinck, 44 AD3d 619 (2d Dept., 2007); Skladanek v. Skladanek, 60 AD3d 1035 (2d Dept., 2009); Lee v. Lee, 68 AD3d 622 (1st Dept., 2009); Bernholc v. Bornstein, 72 AD3d 625 (2d Dept., 2010); Ruggiero v. Noe, 77 AD3d 959 (2d Dept., 2010); Katsaros v. Katsaros, 80 AD3d 666 (2d Dept., 2011); Zwillman v. Kull, 90 AD3d 774 (2d Dept., 2011); Ruggiero v. Noe, 93 AD3d 801 (2d Dept., 2012); Gort v. Kull, 96 AD3d 842 (2d Dept., 2012); Hinck v. Hinck (Sup. Ct., Suff. Cty., 2012); Saravia v. Godzieba, 120 A.D.3d 821 (2d Dept., 2014).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 12/04/14 in Matrimonial Law

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Member on 10/01/09 in Family Law

    Mr. Petroske combines the highest level of ethcial practices, with an excellent command of the area in which he practices and ongoing commitment to grow his expertise, with a sensitivity and zeal to protect and represent his clients.

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