Eric J. Broder

Eric J. Broder: Attorney with Broder & Orland LLC AV stamp icon


Attorney Broder has practiced law for over twenty years. He is a founding member and partner at BRODER & ORLAND LLC. Eric is an AV® Preeminent TM rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell ®, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards, earned through a strenuous peer and judicial review procedure. Eric was selected to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® List in the area of Family Law in 2010, 2013-2016. He has also been designated a “Top Lawyer” in three categories: Arbitration and Mediation, Family Law, and Matrimonial Law in Westport, Greenwich, New Canaan/Darien and Fairfield Magazines. Additionally, Eric has been named among the Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law in Connecticut by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys for both 2014, 2015 and 2016.

He is a member of the Connecticut and New York Bars. Attorney Broder serves on the House of Delegates for the Connecticut Bar Association as a Representative for Westport, Weston, Wilton and Norwalk (District 3). He is also the a Past President of the Fairfield County Bar Association, served on its Nominating Committee and served for many years as Co-Chair of its Family Law Section. He is Past President of the Fairfield County Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the Fairfield County Bar Association. Additionally, Attorney Broder volunteers as a Special Master in the Family Division of the Stamford, Bridgeport and Middletown Superior Courts.

Attorney Broder was formerly employed at Blank Rome LLP in New York, in one of the region's largest and most prestigious matrimonial and family law departments.

Eric has appeared as a legal commentator on NBC’s Today Show, News 12 Connecticut and regularly lectures to attorneys, accountants, financial analysts, mediators, therapists, paralegals and the general public on many aspects of family law.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Alimony
  • Family Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
203-222-4949  Phone
203-227-0766  Fax
University Attended:
Tulane University, B.A., 1992
Law School Attended:
Temple University School of Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1996, Connecticut and New York
Fairfield County Bar Association (Current President); Connecticut Bar Association; New York State Bar Association

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (12 reviews)
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Westport, Connecticut

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