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Kevin A. Denton
Phone: 212-804-6329 ext 513
527 Route 22, Suite 2, Pawling, NY 12564

The Honorable Kevin A. Denton serves as Of Counsel to the firm. In 1998, he was elected as Town Judge for the Town of Pawling, NY and in 2006, he has been acting Judge for the Village of Pawling, both of which he continues to serve as.

With over 36 years of legal experience, Judge Denton has been practicing law with an emphasis on trusts & estates, real estate, mortgage banking and municipal law. His broad experience includes representing banks and other mortgages in closings and foreclosures. His reputation is known for his prompt and efficient administration of decedent’s estates and effective dealings with Federal & State Estate Tax departments. He has experience in representing criminal defendants at the municipal court level.

Judge Denton has been actively involved in the community by providing pro bono legal services including local churches, the Pawling Fire Department, the Beekman Fire Department & district and the Pawling Historical Society. He has been a guest lecturer for the American Institute of Banking since 1998. In addition, he is the author and contributor to the regular column A Country Lawyer, dealing with legal issues of everyday interest and answering reader’s questions.

EDUCATION

  • Harpur College, Binghamton, NY, 1971, Major American History with emphasis on U.S. Foreign Policy in Far East, BA
  • New England School of Law, Boston, MA, 1974, JD

 PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Estates & Trusts and International Law Sections
  • Dutchess Co. Bar
  • The Federalist Society
  • NYS Magistrate’s Association
  • Dutchess Co. Magistrate’s Association