Category: Firm News

Top Lawyers of Fairfield County Westport Magazine, Greenwich Magazine, New Canaan Darien & Rowayton Magazine, Fairfield Magazine, November 2012

BRODER & ORLAND LLC is a highly regarded boutique family and matrimonial law firm concentrating on all divorce related matters including child custody and relocation cases, alimony and child support, property distribution, business valuation, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements and post judgment enforcement issues. The firm represents a range of clients including those involved in sophisticated, complex and high net worth cases. It also provides mediation services and accepts appointments as private Special Masters.

BRODER & ORLAND LLC is dedicated to providing its clients with experienced, meticulous and exceptionally attentive representation and is guided by the highest ethical principles at all times. The firm personalizes its approach in every case depending on each client’s situation, ranging from mediation to trial. In cases involving children, the firm is committed to making their best interests of paramount importance. The firm’s team approach amongst its seven lawyers has been widely applauded by its clients and the professionals with whom it works… Attorney Broder currently serves as Vice President of the Fairfield Bar Association and President of the Fairfield County Bar Foundation. Both Attorneys Broder and Orland serve as Special Masters in the Family Division of the Stamford and Bridgeport Superior Courts.

Fairfield lawyer elected president of bar association Fairfield Citizen, October 3, 2012

Eric J. Broder, a lawyer from Fairfield, has been elected president of the Fairfield County Bar Association. Broder, having practiced law for 17 years, is a founding member of Westport law firm BRODER & ORLAND LLC .

Broder is an AV Preeminent lawyer as rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standard, according to an association news release. He practices in the area of divorce and family law and has served as a co-chairman of the association’s Family Law Section.

He is also the immediate past president of the Fairfield County Bar Foundation, the association’s charitable arm.

Broder also acts as a special master in the family division of the Stamford and Bridgeport Superior Courts. He has lectured on numerous occasions to attorneys, accountants, financial analysts, mediators, therapists, paralegals and the general public on many aspects of family law, the release states.

BRODER & ORLAND LLC Expands: New Staff, Larger Office Westport News, September 21, 2011

BRODER & ORLAND LLC , a Westport law firm, recently added three lawyers. The firm, founded in 2005 by Eric J. Broder and Carole Topol Orland, also doubled its office space at 55 Greens Farms Road to 3,500 square feet and added a receptionist and a second paralegal.

Joining the firm’s current associates Lauren M. Healy and Jessica S. Esterkin are new lawyers Sarah E. Murray and Wendy G. Walker. Brightwell, who joined in July, was recently associated Rucci, Burnham, Carta & Carello LLP in Darien and has practiced law in Connecticut since 2005. He has experience in family and matrimonial litigation, and has served as a guardian ad litem for minor children. He is president of the Darien Rotary Club and has been a speaker at the Greenwich Center for Hope & Renewal.

Murray, who joined in June, was recently associated with the family and matrimonial law practice of Marvin, Ferro, Barndollar & Roberts LLC in New Canaan. She is a co-author of “Electronically Stored Information: What Matrimonial Lawyers and Computer Forensics Need to Know.”

Walker, who joined in August, has been practicing law since 1994. Her experience in family and matrimonial law has included work at Connecticut Legal Services and at Wofsey Rosen Kweskin and Kuriansky LLP in Stamford. She was formerly a partner in corporate litigation at Anderson, Kill, Olick & Oshinsky PC in New York and began her career at Goldman, Sachs & Co., as a financial analyst in mergers and acquisitions.

All of the firm’s lawyers are admitted to practice in Connecticut and New York, and are members of the Connecticut Bar Association and the Fairfield County Bar Association.

BRODER & ORLAND LLC is Pleased To Announce that Sarah E. Murray, Wendy G. Walker Have Joined the Firm as Associates Connecticut Law Tribune, September 12, 2011

BRODER & ORLAND LLC is a boutique family and matrimonial firm concentrating on matters involving divorce, alimony and child support, custody, visitation and parenting plans, contempts and modifications, property distribution, business valuation, relocation of minor children, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, post-judgment issues and appeals. The firm represents a wide range of clients including those involved in complex and high net worth cases. It also provides mediation services and accepts appointments as private Special Master, Guardian ad Litem and Attorney for the Minor Children.

Broder and Orland LLC prevails in favor of client in Post Judgment hearing, April 2015

BRODER & ORLAND LLC represented a client in a post-judgment hearing wherein she claimed her ex-Husband was in contempt and owed her $60,804 in past due childcare expenses, child support, and unreimbursed medical expenses. The Court found the ex-Husband to be in willful contempt and ordered him to pay his ex-Wife $60,804 within two weeks and to pay all of her legal fees in the amount of $49,631.52 within one month.