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Handel & Carlini, LLP, a full service law firm in Dutchess County, is dedicated to providing highly professional and personalized service to institutional and individual clients. The firm’s attorneys are experienced in all areas of the law that impact business and property, and capably assist companies and private citizens hoping to prosper in New York State. 

A law firm defines itself by the types of clients it represents and the variety of services it offers to those clients.  A law firm distinguishes itself by the results it achieves for its clients.  The results of Handel & Carlini, LLP, is a distinction in which we all take great pride.

Our firm is dedicated to broad general practice of law, with special expertise in select areas, including Real Estate law and Real Estate Finance, Commercial and Civil Litigation, Mortgage Banking, Condominium and Cooperative Law, Landlord/Tenant, Construction Litigation, representation of creditors in Bankruptcy, Debt Collection and Foreclosures.

Our attorneys advise both newly formed and established businesses in all matters, including incorporations, commercial contract negotiations, corporate dissolutions and the preparation of shareholder, employment and capital financing agreements.

The firm is structured to respond to the ever-expanding needs of its clientele.  While anticipating the future needs of these clients, the firm has focused on developing areas of law.  The attorneys and support staff have all been carefully selected to provide clients with the highest degree of professionalism as a team responsive to clients’ legal problems and needs.

Handel & Carlini, LLP, does more than solve legal problems.  The firm is dedicated to providing professional advice and experienced counsel to assist clients in business development decisions and strategic planning.


Representative Clients

Bank of America; Bottini Fuel; Wells Fargo; JPMorgan Chase; Flagstar Bank, FSB; HSBC Mortgage Corporation (USA); Hudson Valley Credit Union; Hudson Financial Credit Union; The Chazen Companies; Riverside Bank; J.D. Johnson Co.; Schatz Bearing Corporation; AVR Homebuilders; O’Donnell Builders of Dutchess, Inc.; ABS Development Corp.; DS Electric Of the Hudson Valley, LLC; Van Wyck Condominiums; Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County, Municipal Credit Union, TEG Federal Credit Union.

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