Judge Hal Greenwald
Over 30 years experience.

A friend. A neighbor. A leader.

Judge Greenwald has over 30 years of legal experience - from being a solo law practitioner for 18 years, to being a Westchester Family Court Judge for the last 8 years. He is fair, just and extremely knowledgeable about all facets of law. He is a resident of Yonkers NY, and a dedicated member of his local community. He is a husband, a father and a grandfather. 


JuDICIAL experience

Elected Westchester County Family Court Judge (2010)
Managed approximately 15,000 dockets
Presided over child custody/visitation, orders of protection, child abuse/neglect, juvenile delinquency matters
Conducted court in a timely, fair and efficient manner

PROfessional experience

Maintained a solo law practice for 18 years
Concentrated in litigation involving families and small businesses
Handled matrimonial, real estate, contract actions in Supreme Court
Arbitrated contract disputes for the American Arbitration Association
Represented children and families in Family Court
Worked in a small family business and Fortune 500 companies


Former Trustee, Yonkers Public Library
Trustee, Family Service Society of Yonkers since 1988

Former President of the following organizations:
Greenburgh Hebrew Center (2009-2011)
Jewish Council of Yonkers (2002-2009)
Yonkers  Lawyers Association (1999)
Midchester Jewish Center (1997-1999) 

Member of the following organizations:
NYS Bar Association
Westchester County Bar Association
Yonkers Lawyers Association
Westchester Women’s Bar Association
Westchester County Black Bar Association
Family Court Judges Association




JD Pace University School of Law (1986)
MBA St. John’s University (1977)
BA Lehman College – CUNY (1972)

FAMILY Experience

Married to Sheila Greenwald for 44 years
Proud father to Adam and Cheryl
Delighted grandfather to Noah and Ayla