Joanna C. Greenwald

Joanna C. Greenwald

Managing Partner
Location:
Chester, New York
Phone:
845-469-4900
845-477-5692
Fax:
845-469-2022
Email:

Joanna C. Greenwald (J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1999; B.A., Wesleyan University, 1995) represents issues involving matrimonial and family issues, domestic violence, and women's issues as well as civil, corporate, commercial and internet law. Ms. Greenwald is the Managing Partner at the law office. She is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, as well as the Southern District of New York, Western District of New York, Eastern District of New York and Northern District of New York. Ms. Greenwald is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Orange County Bar Association, New York Bar Association for Orange and Sullivan Counties and a former Assistant District Attorney, Kings County in the Special Victims Unit - Domestic Violence. She has planned and organized numerous conferences dealing with women's business problems, utilizing her familiarity with the banking and counseling communities. Additionally, she has conducted many seminars regarding businesswomen and their health and has served as a co-host for a weekly radio program concerning women's issues on radio station WGNY. Ms. Greenwald was also a guest Legal Analyst on the Fox News Channel's Live Show dealing with divorce, orders of protection and criminal issues, Fox News Studio B with Shepard Smith, The Strategy Room, The Mike and Juliet show, American Headquarters and Kelly's Court. Joanna also serves as a Legal Analyst for Court TV/truTV analyzing live trials in the criminal and matrimonial areas. As well as appearing on ISSUES with Jane Velez-Mitchell on Headline News and In Session on truTV. She has also appeared on MSNBC, Discovery Channel Investigation and Discovery Channel specials, as well as national radio shows such as "Money Matters," and numerous public speaking engagements. To learn more about Ms. Greenwald or to watch examples of her providing legal commentary, please check out her YouTube Channel.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil
  • Collections
  • Domestic Violence
  • Women's Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York
  • New Jersey

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Honors: Editor of Yearbook
  • Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Political Science

Classes/Seminars

  • Seminar - Women Helping Women, 2002
  • Seminar - Women Helping Women, 2003
  • Class Taught to Safehomes, Domestic Violence Support Group, 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Women's Bar Association of Orange and Sullivan County, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • King's County, Assistant District Attorney, Special Victim's Unit -- Domestic Violence

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Analyst, Co-Host, Weekly Radio Program, Radio Station WGNY, Public Speaking