Dawn M. Cardi & Associates – Counselors at Law

Experience For When You Need it Most


Dawn M. Cardi & Associates is a boutique law firm specializing in matrimonial and family law, criminal defense and select federal and New York State litigation.

The firm was founded in 1992 by firm principal, Dawn M. Cardi, with the goal of providing expert legal counsel using an informed, strategic and holistic approach designed to reach the best resolution possible for clients.

The firm provides a full range of legal services to individuals, families and businesses in New York City and surrounding areas.

Firm principal, Dawn M. Cardi’s 30 years experience as both a matrimonial and family lawyer, and as a state and federal criminal defense attorney, means clients benefit from her unique combination of negotiation and litigation experience. In addition, her years spent as general counsel for corporate entities, coupled with her expertise in financial and business matters further augment her experience, making her an invaluable asset to clients in both the matrimonial arena and in criminal defense and litigation.

The firm has established itself as an authority in matrimonial law, criminal defense and civil litigation, with an impeccable reputation for successfully negotiating, litigating and settling hundreds of cases against law firms of all sizes. The firm's client-focused practice is devoted to providing the highest levels of professional expertise, customer service, responsiveness and concern to clients across a broad array of professional fields.

30 years of negotiation and litigation experience

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