Ronald A. Phillips
Ronald A. Phillips has lectured on various areas of Matrimonial and Family Law for the New York State Bar Association, Rockland County Bar Association, Westchester County Bar Association, the Bar Association of the City of New York and the American Academy of Matrimonial Attorneys. He has also written various articles for publication on various matrimonial law issues.
He has lectured for Panel Publishers and previously served on the Editorial Board of the Matrimonial Strategist, a monthly publication devoted to Matrimonial and Family Law, for more than a decade.
He is a member of the Rockland County Bar Association, the Westchester County Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association and is a member of the Family Law Sections all of the aforesaid bar associations. He has been a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers since 1979. This organization is a national organization composed of approximately 1600 fellows throughout the United States. He was co-chair of the Rockland County Bar Association Family Law Section from 2000 through 2005. Mr. Phillips served on the Board of Managers of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New York Chapter, and then served as a vice president of the New York Chapter from 2002 to 2004. After his term as Vice President ended, he again served on the Board of Managers for another term. He has also served on various AAML committees. He has also qualified as an expert witness and testified as such on various aspects of matrimonial law at various divorce trials in Rockland County, Westchester County, Orange County, and NY County.
Areas of Practice
- Matrimonial Law
- Family Law
- New York, 1974
- New Jersey, 1974
- St. John's University School of Law, Jamaica, New York
Honors and Awards
- Listed in "Best Lawyers"
- Listed in "The Best of the U.S."
- Listed as a “Super Lawyers”
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 1979 - Present
- Rockland County Bar Association
- Westchester County Bar Association,
- New York State Bar Association
- Association of Collaborative, Founding member and 1st Presisdent
Past Employment Positions
- Served in the United States Army from 1968 through 1971. (Vietnam - 1969 through 1970)