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Anthony Yovino has been practicing matrimonial law on Long Island for more than 30 years. He is a member in the New York Family Law American Inn of Court, and has been selected for The New York Times Super Lawyer publication every year since 2007. He has been the attorney of record on several cases that established legal precedent, including McGowan v. McGowan, which held that an advanced educational degree is marital property subject to equitable distribution. He has published several articles on matrimonial and family law topics. Mr. Yovino is a lecturer for the Nassau Academy of Law, a continuing legal education instructor at St. John’s University and a frequent guest on the radio program “Law You Should Know” on WHPC 90.3 FM.


Honors & Awards:

  • America's Top 50 Lawyers - Family Law - New York - 2022
  • Top Lawyer in the NY Metro Area; Super Lawyers (2007-2019)
  • Lead Counsel Rated (Divorce & Family Law); Thompson Reuters (2014 – 2019)
  • Long Island’s Top Rated Lawyers; ALM Legal Leaders (2014 – 2017)
  • 10.0 “Superb” Rating; Avvo (2013-2020)
  • Client’s Choice Award (Divorce & Family Law); Avvo (2013-2020)
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (2014 & 2019)
  • Top Divorce & Family Law Attorney; Avvo (2013-2020)
  • Top Legal Eagle, Long Island Pulse (2012-2016)



  • New York, 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1984
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991



  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 1983
  • B.S., St. John’s University, 1980


Professional Associations:

  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Committee on Family Law
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Member, Matrimonial Law Committee, and Chairman, Ethics Subcommittee
  • American Bar Association, Member



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Anthony Yovino - America's Top 50 Lawyers - Family Law - New York

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