Wilton W. Widman, Jr., Esq.
Wilton W. Widman, Jr., Esq. has over 20 years’ experience and knowledge in the legal field in the areas of Matrimonial and Family Law, Corporate Legal Compliance, Mortgage Compliance, Securities Law, Employment Law and Foreclosure Defense.
Prior to his admission as an attorney, Mr. Widman served as Vice President of Education & Development in charge of company wide Legal and Compliance Education in the Financial Services Industry for The Dime Savings Bank of New York, Prudential Securities and Citi Group. In his role as Vice President, Mr. Widman researched, drafted and taught legal and compliance curriculum in various areas of Corporate and Securities Law.
Mr. Widman has drafted numerous court submission documents from inception through conclusion including petitions, motions, and appellate briefs in all aspects of divorce law, family law, civil practice and foreclosure defense. Mr. Widman also served a law clerk at a prominent New York law firm for several years.
Mr. Widman earned a BS in Business Management from the State University of New York at Old Westbury in 1987, completed master’s degree program course work in Business Management at Hofstra University and graduated from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center with a Juris Doctorate Degree, with Cum Laude Honors, in 2018.
Mr. Widman currently serves as the United States Power Squadron District III Law Officer and the South Shore Power Squadron Law Officer which both work closely with the United States Coast Guard.
His vast spectrum of experience in the financial services industry, corporate education and development, combined with his legal experience and knowledge equips Mr. Widman to counsel and advise his clients in determining and selecting the best course of action through all aspects of any legal situation, no matter how small or complex.
- Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout with 5 Palms
- CALI Award for Excellence in Family/Matrimonial Law
- CALI Award for Excellence in Securities Law
- CALI Award for Excellence in Secured Transactions Law
- Member New York State Bar Association
- Member Suffolk County Bar Association
- Member Federal Bar Association
- Member, rank of Seaman, United States Power Squadron