Charles B. Law, Jr.


Charles B. Law, Jr. focuses his practice in matrimonial and family law, in both contested and uncontested divorce and paternity proceedings. 
Charles’s experience includes litigation in all areas of divorce proceedings including equitable distribution and evaluation of complex assets as well as custody and support. He is a trained and mediator experienced in all areas of family law. Charles also negotiates and drafts prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.
Charles earned undergraduate degree, cum laude, from St. Lawrence University and his law degree from Albany Law School of Union University. 


Deciding Who Gets to Live in the Family Home During a Divorce

August 29, 2020

Charles Law was featured in a New York Times article that discusses who is entitled to a family home after a divorce.


“Untying the Knot”: Practical Considerations for the Newly Divorced [Family Law Focus Blog]

July 08, 2019

I was asked recently by a financial advisor in New York, to review and comment on a chart he had put together which was designed to help newly-divorced people in get back on their feet.  The draft document I received covered mostly investment matters, but it got me thinking about all of the...

End-of-Year Estate Planning [Private Client Services Alert!]

December 07, 2009

End-of-Year Estate Planning - Private Client Services Alert! - As we move quickly toward year end, consider the following for this year and for 2010"End-of-Year Estate Planning".

Practice Areas


  • Albany Law School of Union University, J.D., 1986
  • St. Lawrence University, B.A.
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of New York
New York State Bar Association
New York City Bar Association
Westchester County Bar Association