James J. Nolletti


Nolletti Law Group PLLC


Nolletti Law Group PLLC
15th Floor One N. Lexington Ave.
White Plains NY, 10601
Phone: (914) 831-7000 x110
Fax: (914) 831-7055


James J. Nolletti, an accomplished negotiator and litigator with over three decades of wide-ranging experience in matrimonial and family law cases, is the founder of Nolletti Law Group, a firm focused exclusively on the unique needs of its divorce and family law clients. Formerly, Mr. Nolletti was the supervising partner of the family law and matrimonial litigation practice at the White Plains firm of Collier, Halpern, Newberg & Nolletti, LLP. He began his career as a criminal prosecutor in the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office and has since represented clients in numerous and notable cases at both the trial and appellate court levels. Mr. Nolletti, a Fellow of The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the International Academy of Family Lawyers, has earned board certification as a family law trial advocate from the National Board of Trial Advocacy ("NBTA") and has maintained the highest Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating for ethical standards and legal ability. He is included among those selected on the list of Super Lawyers published in The New York Times. James J. Nolletti is a founding member of the New York Chapter of the American Academy of Certified Financial Litigators (“AACFL”), a group of divorce litigators dedicated to professional development and effective advocacy in cases involving complex financial matters. Mr. Nolletti has also been selected by peers for inclusion in the 20th edition of Best Lawyers in America, family law practice area. He is a member of the board of managers of the New York chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, as well as the board of editors for the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers(“JAAML”). He also serves on the executive committee of the Westchester County Bar Association family law section, and is the author of Exploring Decisions and Developments that Impact the Practice Today and Tomorrow Inside the Minds, which appeared in the 2010 edition of Strategies for Family Law in New York. He received his JD from Fordham Law School after completing a BA at Villanova University.


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation


Legal Organizations

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; New York State Bar Assn.; American Bar Assn. 1980 to present; Columbian Lawyers Assn of Westchester County Past Director V-R; Westchester County Bar Assn., Domestic Relations & Family Law Section Secretary and Executive Committee


Best Lawyers in America - 2013

Super Lawyers 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.

Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Rated Review.

CLE Presentations

Navigating the Expert; New York State Bar Association -Matrimonial Trial Institute I: Trial Techniques and Strategies; 2012. Supreme/Family Court Evidentiary Issues, Westchester County Bar Association, Family Law Section;2010. Motion Practice, Investigative Techniques, Ethics & Witness Testimony; 2004.


Exploring Decisions and Developments that Impact the Practice Today and Tomorrow; Inside the Minds: Strategies for Family Law in New York, 2010 Ed., Thompson Reuters/Aspatore. Words of Wisdom to Divorcing Spouses,WAG Magazine, 2006

Preparing Clients for Custody Evaluations:A Call for Critical Examination, 27 J. Am. Acad. Matrim. 359 (2015)

AAML Chapter

AAML NY Chapter Board of Managers