Our Practice Areas

For more than 30 years, Ugell Law Firm, P.C., has been helping individuals, families and business owners in each of the following practice areas:


  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 13
  • Chapter 11
  • Lien stripping and Second Mortgage Elimination
  • We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for relief under the bankruptcy code.

Foreclosure Protection:

  • Short sales
  • Foreclosure proceedings

Loan Modification:

  • The modification process
  • Negotiation of modification

Family And Matrimonial Law:

  • Divorce (contested or uncontested)
  • High-asset divorce
  • Division of property and debts
  • Qualified domestic relations orders (for dividing retirement assets)
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Spousal support (alimony)
  • Enforcement of custody and support orders
  • Modification of custody and support orders
  • Domestic violence and orders of protection

Estate Planning:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Creating a health care proxy
  • Living wills
  • Establishing guardians

Civil Litigation:

  • Property disputes and other disputes between neighbors
  • Commercial lease disputes, residential lease evictions
  • Civil harms, torts
  • Breach of contract, warrant and guarantee litigation
  • Personal injury and property damage liability
  • Liens against property
  • Money Judgments
  • Actions brought in the Justice Court, Supreme Court or County Court
  • Corporate litigation

Criminal Defense:

  • DWI, drunk driving
  • Vehicular homicide, vehicular assault, DUI accident charges
  • Drug possession charges, marijuana possession, narcotics distribution
  • Prescription fraud
  • Burglary, robbery, shoplifting, theft crimes
  • Property crimes, breaking and entering, criminal trespass
  • Guns and weapons charges, firearms offenses
  • ID theft, credit card fraud, check forgery
  • Sex crimes, New York sex offender registry offenses
  • Criminal Mischief
  • Assault

Contact Us To See How We Can Assist You

Please clink on the links above for more information. From my offices in New City, I represent families, consumers and small businesses throughout the Greater Hudson Valley area. To arrange an initial consultation with an experienced New City criminal defense attorney who cares about resolving your legal problem, call 845-521-7841. Email my office to set up a consultation with a lawyer you can count on.