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CAROLE T. ORLAND QUOTED IN GREENWICH MAGAZINE, JULY 2019.

No.191 SEPERATE WAYS CAROLE ORLAND When it comes to divorce, the dirty little secret is not that one of the …

Broder & Orland LLC Assists its Divorce Clients in Navigating New Alimony Rules

The New York Times recently published an article on the new tax laws affecting those contemplating divorce: Strip out the …

Divorce Litigation from Start to Finish: Christopher J. DeMattie to Present at Upcoming NBI Seminar

Much has been said about the issues discussed in divorce. But what about the procedures? Are you intimately familiar with …

Carole T. Orland Quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune, September 2018

Have you ever wondered how attorneys deal with the trials and tribulations of the job? The Connecticut Law Tribune set …

Attorneys Broder and Orland Recognized by Best Lawyers®, 2019

Broder & Orland LLC is thrilled to announce that its founding partners, Attorneys Eric J. Broder and Carole Topol Orland, …

Does Cheating Affect Child Support and Child Custody? Eric J. Broder Quoted in Romper, April 2018

Two articles recently published on romper.com detail the ways which child support is calculated during dissolution proceedings, and addresses several …

Sarah E. Murray Honored as Three Year Member of AIOFLA’s “10 Best in Connecticut”

The American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA) recognizes those who show excellence in their field and honors those attorneys …

Sarah E. Murray Published in Fairfield County Bar Association Quarterly, November 2017

The Winter 2017-18 edition of The FCBA Quarterly featured an article penned by Attorney Sarah E. Murray. Her article, “Modification of Alimony …

Broder & Orland LLC featured in Greater Bridgeport Bar Association News Brief, October 2017

The September/October 2017 edition of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association’s News Brief highlighted Broder & Orland LLC in multiple instances, including articles …

Five Attorneys Named as 2017 Super Lawyers®, October 17, 2017

Super Lawyers® selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition …

Broder & Orland LLC is a Proud Sponsor of Pink Aid, October 2017

Pink Aid’s mission is to help underserved local women survive breast cancer treatment with support and dignity, to provide screening …

Eric J. Broder honored as NAFLA Featured Attorney, October 2017

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA) “is an organization devoted to recognizing the top family law attorneys in …

Near & Fair Aid Golf Classic a Success, September 2017

The Near & Fair Aid Golf Classic took place at the Country Club of Fairfield on September 14, 2017. Attorney …

Latest Issue of the Connecticut Bar Journal Published, September 2017

The most recent edition of the Connecticut Bar Journal was published earlier this month. Sarah E. Murray, one of the partners …

Attorney Carole T. Orland quoted in Westport Magazine, September 2017

Attorney Carole Topol Orland was quoted in the September-October 2017 issue of Westport Magazine in an article entitled “Divorce” by Timothy …

Attorney Christopher DeMattie named Connecticut Law Tribune “New Leader in the Law” in 2017

Broder & Orland LLC – Connecticut Law Tribune’s Litigation Departments of the Year winner in Family Law, Small Firm Category, August 22, 2017

As part of the 2017 Professional Excellence Awards program, the Connecticut Law Tribune has selected its Litigation Departments of the …

Broder & Orland, LLC prevails in precedent-setting case allowing for the decanting of trust assets to protect them from a party’s reach in a divorce

On August 8, 2017, the Connecticut Supreme Court issued a decision in the matter of Powell-Ferri v. Ferri, in which …

Broder & Orland LLC published in Greenwich Times, July 6, 2017

Family Law firm expands to Greenwich. Greenwich Times Article, Thursday, July 6th, 2017.

Eric J. Broder speaks at Connecticut State Bar Association’s Annual Conference on the Top Ten Family Law Decisions, June 12, 2017

Attorney Broder focused specifically on cases: Dan v. Dan, Maturo v. Maturo and Borkowski v. Borkowski.

Lauren Healy has been named co-chair of the Near and Far Aid annual Golf Classic to take place at the Country Club of Fairfield, September 14, 2017

Each year Near & Far Aid makes a positive impact on thousands of people in Fairfield County by granting over …

Attorney Lauren M. Healy was invited to participate in the Marist College Pre-Law Panel in Poughkeepsie, NY, April 26, 2017

The panel featured eight alumni in the legal field who provided advice and insight to over one hundred current students …

Eric J. Broder, Carole Topol Orland, and Lauren M. Healy announce that Sarah E. Murray has become a partner, January 2017

Sarah has practiced exclusively in the area of family and matrimonial law since 2008. She has achieved success in both …

Sarah E. Murray recently named Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Bar Journal, January 2017

Since 2011, Sarah E. Murray has served as a member of the Board of Editors as Technical Editor and has …

Andrew Eliot will present at the Fairfield County Bar Association – “The Automatic Orders: How to avoid problems & what to do when they happen”, January 26, 2017

Topics include: the letter of automatic orders and how to litigate arguable violations, such as: changing wills, cutting off credit …

Lauren Healy has been named co-chair of the Near and Far Aid annual Golf Classic to take place at the Country Club of Fairfield, September 14, 2017

Each year Near & Far Aid makes a positive impact on thousands of people in Fairfield County by granting over …

Attorney Carole Orland served as the moderator of the Family Law section of the Connecticut Bar Association Professionalism Symposium at the Stamford Courthouse, November 3, 2016

Attorney Orland facilitated the discussion of the attendees and the panel which included four of the Judges sitting on the …

Attorney Eric Broder and Trevor Mullineaux discuss the emotional, economic and legal issues post-divorce and their impact as you and your children move forward in your new life, November 2, 2016

Join Attorney Broder and Trevor Mullineaux for a discussion at the Pequot Library in Fairfield, CT regarding the many issues …

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have been selected to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® List in the area of Family Law, October 18, 2016.

Super Lawyers® selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition …

Attorneys Lauren M. Healy, Sarah E. Murray and Christopher J. DeMattie have been chosen to the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars® List in the area of Family Law, October 18, 2016

Broder & Orland LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers. To be eligible for inclusion in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars® list, a …

Attorney Sarah Murray has been awarded “10 Best Under 40 in Connecticut for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, September 2016

American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 10 Best Under 40 in CT

Broder & Orland LLC has been awarded “10 Best Law Firms in Connecticut for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, September 2016

American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 10 Best Law Firms in CT

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric Broder have been selected by National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Southern Connecticut”, September 2016

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys – Top 10 Family Law Attorneys

Attorney Sarah Murray has been selected by National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in Connecticut”, September 2016

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys – Top 10 Under 40

Broder & Orland LLC sponsors the Near & Far Aid “Golf Classic” to target poverty and change lives in Fairfield County, CT, September 26, 2016

This golf outing will be held at The Country Club of Fairfield at 10am. Visit Near & Far to register.

Broder & Orland LLC sponsors the Tiny Miracles “A Wild Family Event” at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo, September 18, 2016

The Tiny Miracles Foundation is a volunteer-based non-profit organization dedicated to providing comprehensive support and assistance to families with premature …

Broder & Orland LLC sponsors the “Only You 5K Run/Walk” each year which supports Special Needs Families in our area, September 17, 2016

It will be held at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, CT at 9:00am. Visit Only You to sign up.

Eric Broder and Sarah Murray spoke at the Connecticut Bar Association’s Connecticut Legal Conference, June 13, 2016

At the Connecticut Bar Association’s 2016 Connecticut Legal Conference, Attorney Murray organized and moderated a seminar entitled “Establishing and Modifying …

Eric Broder presented at the Connecticut Association for Marriage and Family Therapy’s Annual Spring Seminar, “The Modern Divorce”, April 28-29th, 2016

At the seminar entitled, “The Top 5 Pitfalls of Divorce Litigation”, Attorney Broder discussed the financial & psychological costs of …

Lauren Healy presenting at Catamount Wealth Management’s “Conversations with Catamount” Spring Seminar, May 18, 2016

At a seminar entitled, “Till Death Do Us Part”, Attorney Healy will present on the top 10 things your best …

Eric J. Broder speaks on Connecticut Bar Association’s Practice Tips – “Determining Monthly Minimum Support Payments”, April 2016

Eric J. Broder uses a hypothetical scenario to easily explain how to determine monthly minimum support payments. Watch this video

Lauren M. Healy speaks on Connecticut Bar Association’s Practice Tips – “Emergency Motions”, March 2016

Lauren Healy discusses how emergency motions are most efficient when seeking immediate court intervention as well as their benefits. Watch …

Eric J. Broder and Carole Topol Orland announce that Lauren M. Healy has become a partner, January 2016

Since joining BRODER & ORLAND LLC in 2007, Lauren has handled some of Connecticut’s most significant and distinctive Matrimonial and …

Andrew M. Eliot, Esq. joins BRODER & ORLAND LLC, October 2015

Prior to joining BRODER & ORLAND LLC , Andy worked at one of the largest matrimonial and family law firms …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2015 Super Lawyers list, October 19, 2015

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2015 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Lauren …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC Announces Sarah Murray, Esq. has been selected a New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune, September 30, 2015

Sarah E. Murray, Esq., an attorney at BRODER & ORLAND LLC in Westport, CT, has been selected by the Connecticut …

Lauren Healy speaks at Second Saturday Workshop, September 12, 2015

Attorney Lauren Healy participated as a guest speaker at Second Saturday, a critically acclaimed workshop and community, founded in 1989, …

Lauren Healy presents a national NBI teleconference, September 10, 2015

Attorney Lauren Healy participated as a guest speaker for the National Business Institute presenting a national teleconference on September 10, …

Carole Topol Orland is published by FCBJ, August 17, 2015

Attorney Carole Topol Orland’s article “Who Gets the House in a Divorce” was published by the Fairfield County Business Journal …

Connecticut Post recognizes Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder as Top 10, April 8, 2015

The Connecticut Post references both Carole T. Orland and Eric J. Border in a recent article, citing their 2015 achievement …

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder again named as NAFLA Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law, March 2015

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has once again named both Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder among …

Noteworthy cases * 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 …

Ferri v. Ferri 2014 WL 7638030 (Conn. Super., August 12, 2014) BRODER & ORLAND LLC represented Husband in dissolution trial …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2014 Super Lawyers list, October 29, 2014

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2014 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Lauren …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC Announces Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq. has been selected a New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune, October 2014

Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq., an attorney at BRODER & ORLAND LLC in Westport, CT, has been selected by the Connecticut …

NAFLA names Sarah E. Murray as Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law Under the Age of 40, July, 2014

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has named Sarah E. Murray among the Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under …

Eric J. Broder elected to the CBA House of Delegates, July, 2014

Eric J. Broder has been appointed to the Connecticut Bar Association House of Delegates in District 3 for the 2014 …

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder named as NAFLA Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law, April 29, 2014

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has named both Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder among the top …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC relocates to 55 Greens Farms Road in Westport, February 3, 2014

BRODER & ORLAND LLC recently relocated to 55 Greens Farms Road in Westport. Our new space allows us to meet …

Guest Commentator, Attorney Chris DeMattie is published in the Connecticut Law Tribune, November 25, 2013

Attorney DeMattie’s article, “Divorce Cases Can Hinge on Electronically Stored Information”(ESI) was published by the Connecticut Law Tribune explaining how …

Connecticut Law Tribune Announces New Leaders in the Law 2013, November 4, 2013

Attorney Healy was recently selected by the Connecticut Law Tribune as a New Leader in the Law. In announcing her …

Top Lawyers 2013 – The Ultimate Who’s Who of the Best Legal Talent in Fairfield County, November 1, 2013

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder are once again recognized as Top Lawyers in the Westport, Weston & …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC announces their outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2013 Super Lawyers list, October 21, 2013

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2013 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Each year, …

Quinnipiac Law School Family Law Panel, October 2, 2013

Attorney Murray participated as a speaker on the Family Law Career Panel at Quinnipiac Law School presented by the Connecticut …

AFCC-AAML Conference, September 26 – 28, 2013

Attorney Orland participated in the AFCC-AAML Conference this September to focus on Advanced Issues in Child Custody: Evaluation, Litigation and …

Connecticut Law Tribune, February 11, 2013

Attorney Broder recently delivered a presentation to the Fairfield County Family Bar based on the results of a state-wide survey …

Connecticut Lawyer Magazine, February/March Issue

BRODER & ORLAND LLC was recognized in the Feb/Mar issue of the Connecticut Lawyer Magazine for our contributions to the …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …