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Bruce A. Schonberg - Central Valley, NY

Central Valley Law Office209 Route 32 Central Valley, NY 10917

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Updated: 02/19/2014

Central Valley Personal Injury - Accident (Motor Vehicles, Slip & Falls, Work Related) Lawyer


Bruce A. Schonberg, Esq. has more than 25 years of legal experience practicing in the areas of Personal Injury, Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law. Before founding Schonberg Law Offices of the Hudson Valley, P.C., Bruce was an Orange County District Attorney for 6 years prosecuting felony and misdemeanor cases within the County Court and Local Courts of Orange County, New York...

About Bruce A. Schonberg


  • English
  • Spanish

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury - Accident (Motor Vehicles, Slip & Falls, Work Related) 70%
  • Criminal Law Defense 15%
  • Real Estate Law (Closings) 15%
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability - Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff
  • Animal Bites
  • RICO Act
  • Police Misconduct
  • Race Discrimination
  • Religious Discrimination
  • Grand Jury Proceedings
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Drug Violations
  • Felonies
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Misdemeanor
  • Parole & Probation
  • Sex Offenses
  • Traffic Violations
  • Victims' Rights
  • Errors & Omissions Insurance
  • Insurance Subrogation
  • Life & Health
  • Property & Casualty
  • State Trial Practice
  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
  • Railroad Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
  • Condemnation
  • Residential Real Estate


  • 100%


Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1992

Other Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association, 1985 - Present (Attorney Member)
  • Orange County New York Bar Association, 2004 - Present (Attorney Member)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, 2008 - Present (Attorney Member)
  • New York State Defenders Association, 2009 - Present (Attorney Member)
  • BNI International Premier Chapter Orange County, New York, 2008 - Present (Former Vice President, Membership Committee)
  • Town of Woodbury Chamber of Commerce, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Monroe Temple / Temple Beth EL, 1995 - Present (Former Board Member 2 Terms, By Law/Legal Committee)
  • Town of Woodbury Zoning Board of Appeals, 1995 - 2005 (Former Board Member)

Classes and Seminars

  • Criminal Law, New York Paralegal Academy, Orange County, 2000 - 2004
  • Property Law, New York Paralegal Academy, Orange County, 2002 - 2004
  • Wills and Estates, New York Paralegal Academy, Orange County, 2002 - 2003

Pro Bono Activities

  • Coach, MONROE - Woodbury Soccer league Coach (Traveling), 1991 - 2003

Past Positions

  • Barraco and Schonberg, P.C., Partner, 1998 - 2004
  • Grogan & Souto and Schonberg, P.C., Partner, 1991 - 1998
  • Orange County of New York District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1985 - 1991
  • Town of Ramapo, Suffern, New York, Legal Intern, 1984
  • United States District Court Western District of New York, Judicial Intern, 1983


  • University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York, 1984
    Honors: With Honors
    Honors: Moot Court Competition
    Honors: Student Senate Representative
  • State University of New York College, Oneonta, New York, 1980
    Honors: summa cum laude
    Honors: Dean's List
    Honors: Student Supreme Court
    Honors: Student Senate Representative
    Honors: SUNY Selected Internship - Congressional Intern
    Major: Political Science
    Major: Business / Economics



  • Better Homes and Gardens Realty, Central Valley, New York
  • Private Investigators - Management Resources of New York
  • Sapphire Title and Abstract
  • TD Bank, Central Valley New York
  • BNI Hudson Valley Business Network Institute

Office Information


Central Valley Law Office209 Route 32 Central Valley, NY 10917


  • (845) 928-3312


Other Sources of Feedback About Bruce A. Schonberg

Included on the 2023 Upstate New York list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list

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