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Attorneys
Elizabeth  A. Adinolfi

PRACTICES

Guardianship
Matrimonial & Family Law
Litigation
Appellate Practice
Intellectual Property, Fashion and Entertainment
Copyright
Trademark
Contractual Disputes
Partnership Disputes

EDUCATION

  • Hamline Univ. School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
  • Macalester College, B.A.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • New York
  • U.S. District Ct., SDNY
  • U.S. District Ct., EDNY
Elizabeth A. Adinolfi
Partner
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: (212) 841-0563
Fax: (212) 262-5152
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  • Represented an individual with dementia in a habeas corpus proceeding who had been removed from his home by his son, who placed his father in an undisclosed location and monitored and controlled his communications. The Court ordered the son to return the client to his home and cease interfering in his communications with others. 

  • Successfully opposed the appointment of a guardian for an elderly woman with Lewy Body dementia who had made adequate arrangements to manage her affairs during pendency of the proceeding.

  • Obtained an annulment for an elderly man with frontal temporal lobe dementia who had been deceived into marrying a woman thirty years his junior and was financially exploited.

  • Served as counsel to a minor with disabilities who was the beneficiary of a multimillion dollar Supplemental Needs Trust.

  • Obtained a global permanent injunction on behalf of an international fashion house against an incorrigible trademark infringer.

  • Represented a major New York City hospital in opposing a Department of Justice subpoena for patient medical records.