Catherine S. Allen

Ms. Allen has extensive experience representing clients in all aspects of residential real estate transactions, including sales, purchases and financing. Her practice also includes the representation of executors and administrators in all aspects of estate and trust administration and settlement, as well as estate and gift planning and the drafting of wills and trusts. Ms. Allen is also experienced in representing religious institutions and charitable organizations in the sale, purchase and financing of real property owned by the individual institutions and/or their governing bodies. Ms. Allen has frequently been appointed as a Guardian Ad Litem and Referee by the Courts, bringing to each appointment her expertise, compassion and knowledge in representing and advocating for the best interests of her wards.

Ms. Allen recently joined the Firm after being in practice for over 20 years with the late Walter J. Handelman, Esq.


  • Pace University, JD (cum laude), 1988
  • Fordham University, BA, 1983


  • New York 
  • Connecticut 


  • Westchester Women' s Bar Association