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Six Attorneys Named as 2021 Super Lawyers®

Super Lawyers selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition …

BRODER ORLAND MURRAY & DEMATTIE LLC RECEIVES TIER 1 RANKING FOR THE METROPOLITAN AREA – 2022 U.S. NEWS – BEST LAWYERS® “BEST LAW FIRM” RANKINGS

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC has been ranked as Tier 1 in Family Law on the metropolitan scale.  Now …

Sarah Murray recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” for 2022 for Appellate Practice by Best Lawyers® 2022 Edition

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year”, making this …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers® 2022 Edition

We are pleased to announce that Eric Broder, Carole Orland, and Sarah Murray have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the …

CAROLE ORLAND’S POST “DIVORCE DURING COVID: THE EFFECT ON PARENTING PLANS” FEATURED ON WESTPORTMOMS.COM

Divorce During COVID: The Effect on Parenting Plans  

CAROLE T. ORLAND QUOTED IN THE CONNECTICUT LAW TRIBUNE, JULY 2021

The Connecticut Law Tribune contacted several prominent attorneys across the state for comment, including one of Broder Orland Murray & …

BRODER ORLAND MURRAY & DEMATTIE LLC ANNOUNCES THAT JAIME S. DURSHT HAS BECOME A PARTNER

Since joining BRODER ORLAND MURRAY & DEMATTIE LLC in 2017, Jaime has devoted her time to assisting clients in the litigation, mediation and …

Carole Orland’s Article “Why are Bill and Melinda Divorcing?” Featured on Westportmoms.com

Why Are Bill and Melinda Gates Divorcing? | Carole Topol Orland, Esq. Why are Bill and Melinda Divorcing?

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Sponsors BOOKED for the evening

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie, LLC, sponsors have been booked for the evening. The sponsors are involved in a benefit …

Carole Orland Featured on Westportmoms.com Blog!

Our very own Carole Orland was recently featured on the westportmoms.com blog! Check out the feature here: Meet Carole

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC has the most lawyers named to Moffly Media’s 2021 “Top Lawyers in Fairfield County” List for Family Law

We are pleased to announce that Attorneys Eric Broder, Carole Orland, Sarah Murray, Christopher DeMattie, Jaime Dursht, and Nicole DiGiose …

Eric Broder is Featured in The Divorce and Beyond Podcast with Susan Guthrie, Esq.

  Listen now on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5vQ7XTwVMvD18xeCUeqM4x?si=wXOyt0iIQmya3l05otgVFg

Eric Broder and Carole Orland featured in Westport Lifestyle Magazine

Eric J. Broder and Carole Topol Orland were featured in Westport Lifestyle Magazine (Jan. ’21) in an article entitled Healthy …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC receives Tier 1 ranking for the metropolitan area – 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firm” Rankings

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC has been ranked as Tier 1 in Family Law on the metropolitan scale.  Now …

BRODER & ORLAND LLC is proud to announce that Sarah E. Murray and Christopher J. DeMattie have become named partners of the firm now known as BRODER ORLAND MURRAY & DEMATTIE LLC

Sarah, a Wilton resident with her husband, will remain based in the firm’s Westport office and will continue to be …

Eric J. Broder was quoted in an article published in CNN

Eric J. Broder was quoted in an article published in CNN on Aril 1, 2020. “Navigating Child Custody in the …

Christopher J. DeMattie is featured in Greenwich Magazine.

COVID-19 took over our lives, and, yet, we still need expert help—especially legal help. Read on for straight talk on …

“Christopher J. DeMattie quoted in the New Haven Register, Connecticut Post, Greenwich Time, Stamford Advocate, The Norwalk Hour, The Darien Times, Fairfield Citizen, New Canaan Advertiser, and Westport News, on March 22, 2020.

Christopher J. DeMattie, of the Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC, law office in Greenwich and Westport, a divorce and …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC ANNOUNCES THAT CHRISTOPHER J. DEMATTIE HAS BECOME A PARTNER, JANUARY 2020.

Since joining Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC in 2012, Chris has handled hundreds of family law cases, including those with sophisticated …

Sarah E. Murray Presents at Westport-Weston Bar Association

Sarah E. Murray Presents on Cohabitation Issues in Family Law Cases at Westport-Weston Bar Association. Sarah E. Murray, Partner at …

CAROLE T. ORLAND QUOTED IN GREENWICH MAGAZINE, JULY 2019.

No.191 SEPARATE WAYS CAROLE ORLAND When it comes to divorce, the dirty little secret is not that one of the …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Assists its Divorce Clients in Navigating New Alimony Rules

The New York Times recently published an article on the new tax laws affecting those contemplating divorce Strip out the …

Divorce Litigation from Start to Finish: Christopher J. DeMattie to Present at Upcoming NBI Seminar

Much has been said about the issues discussed in divorce. But what about the procedures? Are you intimately familiar with …

Carole T. Orland Quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune, September 2018

Have you ever wondered how attorneys deal with the trials and tribulations of the job? The Connecticut Law Tribune set …

Attorneys Broder and Orland Recognized by Best Lawyers®, 2019

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC is thrilled to announce that its founding partners, Attorneys Eric J. Broder and Carole …

Does Cheating Affect Child Support and Child Custody? Eric J. Broder Quoted in Romper, April 2018

Two articles recently published on romper.com detail the ways which child support is calculated during dissolution proceedings, and addresses several …

Sarah E. Murray Honored as Three Year Member of AIOFLA’s “10 Best in Connecticut”

The American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA) recognizes those who show excellence in their field and honors those attorneys …

Sarah E. Murray Published in Fairfield County Bar Association Quarterly, November 2017

The Winter 2017-18 edition of The FCBA Quarterly featured an article penned by Attorney Sarah E. Murray. Her article, “Modification of Alimony …

Five Attorneys Named as 2017 Super Lawyers®, October 17, 2017

Super Lawyers® selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC is a Proud Sponsor of Pink Aid, October 2017

Pink Aid’s mission is to help underserved local women survive breast cancer treatment with support and dignity, to provide screening …

Eric J. Broder honored as NAFLA Featured Attorney, October 2017

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA) “is an organization devoted to recognizing the top family law attorneys in …

Latest Issue of the Connecticut Bar Journal Published, September 2017

The most recent edition of the Connecticut Bar Journal was published earlier this month. Sarah E. Murray, one of the partners …

Attorney Carole T. Orland quoted in Westport Magazine, September 2017

Attorney Carole Topol Orland was quoted in the September-October 2017 issue of Westport Magazine in an article entitled “Divorce” by Timothy …

Attorney Christopher DeMattie named Connecticut Law Tribune “New Leader in the Law” in 2017

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC – Connecticut Law Tribune’s Litigation Departments of the Year winner in Family Law, Small Firm Category, August 22, 2017

As part of the 2017 Professional Excellence Awards program, the Connecticut Law Tribune has selected its Litigation Departments of the …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC prevails in precedent-setting case allowing for the decanting of trust assets to protect them from a party’s reach in a divorce

On August 8, 2017, the Connecticut Supreme Court issued a decision in the matter of Powell-Ferri v. Ferri, in which …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC published in Greenwich Times, July 6, 2017

Family Law firm expands to Greenwich. Greenwich Times Article, Thursday, July 6th, 2017.

Eric J. Broder speaks at Connecticut State Bar Association’s Annual Conference on the Top Ten Family Law Decisions, June 12, 2017

Attorney Broder focused specifically on cases: Dan v. Dan, Maturo v. Maturo and Borkowski v. Borkowski.

Sarah E. Murray recently named Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Bar Journal, January 2017

Since 2011, Sarah E. Murray has served as a member of the Board of Editors as Technical Editor and has …

Attorney Eric Broder and Trevor Mullineaux discuss the emotional, economic and legal issues post-divorce and their impact as you and your children move forward in your new life, November 2, 2016

Join Attorney Broder and Trevor Mullineaux for a discussion at the Pequot Library in Fairfield, CT regarding the many issues …

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have been selected to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® List in the area of Family Law, October 18, 2016.

Super Lawyers® selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition …

Attorney Sarah Murray has been awarded “10 Best Under 40 in Connecticut for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, September 2016

American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 10 Best Under 40 in CT

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC has been awarded “10 Best Law Firms in Connecticut for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, September 2016

American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 10 Best Law Firms in CT

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric Broder have been selected by National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Southern Connecticut”, September 2016

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys – Top 10 Family Law Attorneys

Attorney Sarah Murray has been selected by National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in Connecticut”, September 2016

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys – Top 10 Under 40

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC sponsors the Near & Far Aid “Golf Classic” to target poverty and change lives in Fairfield County, CT, September 26, 2016

This golf outing will be held at The Country Club of Fairfield at 10am. Visit Near & Far to register.

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC sponsors the Tiny Miracles “A Wild Family Event” at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo, September 18, 2016

The Tiny Miracles Foundation is a volunteer-based non-profit organization dedicated to providing comprehensive support and assistance to families with premature …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC sponsors the “Only You 5K Run/Walk” each year which supports Special Needs Families in our area, September 17, 2016

It will be held at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, CT at 9:00am. Visit Only You to sign up.

Eric Broder and Sarah Murray spoke at the Connecticut Bar Association’s Connecticut Legal Conference, June 13, 2016

At the Connecticut Bar Association’s 2016 Connecticut Legal Conference, Attorney Murray organized and moderated a seminar entitled “Establishing and Modifying …

Eric Broder presented at the Connecticut Association for Marriage and Family Therapy’s Annual Spring Seminar, “The Modern Divorce”, April 28-29th, 2016

At the seminar entitled, “The Top 5 Pitfalls of Divorce Litigation”, Attorney Broder discussed the financial & psychological costs of …

Eric J. Broder speaks on Connecticut Bar Association’s Practice Tips – “Determining Monthly Minimum Support Payments”, April 2016

Eric J. Broder uses a hypothetical scenario to easily explain how to determine monthly minimum support payments. Watch this video

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2015 Super Lawyers list, October 19, 2015

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2015 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Sarah …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Announces Sarah Murray, Esq. has been selected a New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune, September 30, 2015

Sarah E. Murray, Esq., an attorney at Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC in Westport, CT, has been selected by …

Carole Topol Orland is published by FCBJ, August 17, 2015

Attorney Carole Topol Orland’s article “Who Gets the House in a Divorce” was published by the Fairfield County Business Journal …

Connecticut Post recognizes Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder as Top 10, April 8, 2015

The Connecticut Post references both Carole T. Orland and Eric J. Border in a recent article, citing their 2015 achievement …

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder again named as NAFLA Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law, March 2015

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has once again named both Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder among …

Noteworthy cases * Broder and Orland LLC prevails in favor of client in Post Judgment hearing, April 2015

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC represented a client in a post-judgment hearing wherein she claimed her ex-Husband was in …

Ferri v. Ferri 2014 WL 7638030 (Conn. Super., August 12, 2014) Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC represented Husband in …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2014 Super Lawyers list, October 29, 2014

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2014 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Jessica …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Announces Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq. has been selected a New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune, October 2014

Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq., an attorney at Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC in Westport, CT, has been selected by …

NAFLA names Sarah E. Murray as Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law Under the Age of 40, July, 2014

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has named Sarah E. Murray among the Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under …

Eric J. Broder elected to the CBA House of Delegates, July, 2014

Eric J. Broder has been appointed to the Connecticut Bar Association House of Delegates in District 3 for the 2014 …

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder named as NAFLA Top 10 Attorneys in Family Law, April 29, 2014

The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys has named both Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder among the top …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC relocates to 55 Greens Farms Road in Westport, February 3, 2014

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC recently relocated to 55 Greens Farms Road in Westport. Our new space allows us …

Guest Commentator, Attorney Chris DeMattie is published in the Connecticut Law Tribune, November 25, 2013

Attorney DeMattie’s article, “Divorce Cases Can Hinge on Electronically Stored Information”(ESI) was published by the Connecticut Law Tribune explaining how …

Top Lawyers 2013 – The Ultimate Who’s Who of the Best Legal Talent in Fairfield County, November 1, 2013

Attorneys Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder are once again recognized as Top Lawyers in the Westport, Weston & …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC announces their outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2013 Super Lawyers list, October 21, 2013

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2013 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Each year, …

Quinnipiac Law School Family Law Panel, October 2, 2013

Attorney Murray participated as a speaker on the Family Law Career Panel at Quinnipiac Law School presented by the Connecticut …

AFCC-AAML Conference, September 26 – 28, 2013

Attorney Orland participated in the AFCC-AAML Conference this September to focus on Advanced Issues in Child Custody: Evaluation, Litigation and …

Connecticut Law Tribune, February 11, 2013

Attorney Broder recently delivered a presentation to the Fairfield County Family Bar based on the results of a state-wide survey …

Connecticut Lawyer Magazine, February/March Issue

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC was recognized in the Feb/Mar issue of the Connecticut Lawyer Magazine for our contributions …

Top Lawyers of Fairfield County Westport Magazine, Greenwich Magazine, New Canaan Darien & Rowayton Magazine, Fairfield Magazine, November 2012

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC is a highly regarded boutique family and matrimonial law firm concentrating on all divorce …

Fairfield lawyer elected president of bar association Fairfield Citizen, October 3, 2012

Eric J. Broder, a lawyer from Fairfield, has been elected president of the Fairfield County Bar Association. Broder, having practiced …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC Expands: New Staff, Larger Office Westport News, September 21, 2011

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC , a Westport law firm, recently added three lawyers. The firm, founded in 2005 …

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC is Pleased To Announce that Sarah E. Murray, Wendy G. Walker Have Joined the Firm as Associates Connecticut Law Tribune, September 12, 2011

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC is a boutique family and matrimonial firm concentrating on matters involving divorce, alimony and …

Broder and Orland LLC prevails in favor of client in Post Judgment hearing, April 2015

Broder Orland Murray & DeMattie LLC represented a client in a post-judgment hearing wherein she claimed her ex-Husband was in …