Alita McKinnon

Experienced in Long Island matrimonial and family law

Alita McKinnon has been practicing matrimonial law on Long Island for more than 15 years. After working on complex cases with another prominent matrimonial firm on Long Island, Ms. McKinnon joined Tabat, Cohen, Blum, Yovino, & Diesa, PC in 2011. Ms. McKinnon’s research, writing, negotiation and courtroom skills and experience have made her an integral part of the team of partners and associates.

Contact our matrimonial and family law firm in Long Island to discuss your case

If you or someone you know needs a matrimonial and family law attorney in Garden City or Hauppauge, Tabat, Cohen, Blum, Yovino, & Diesa, PC can help. From our offices in Nassau County and Suffolk County, our attorneys fight for your rights and the best interests of your children. Call our Long Island divorce lawyers in Garden City or in Hauppauge, or contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.

Honors & Awards:

  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (2014-2019)
  • Lead Counsel Rated (Divorce & Family Law); Thompson Reuters (2014-2019)
  • Long Island’s Top Rated Lawyers; ALM Legal Leaders (2014-2017)
  • 10.0 “Superb” Rating; Avvo (2014-2020)
  • Top Divorce & Family Law Attorney; Avvo (2014-2020)
  • Top Legal Eagle; Long Island Pulse Magazine (2012-2013)
  • Ranked in NY Top 100 Lawyers (Matrimonial & Family Law), The National Advocates (2014-2019)
  • Top 10 Attorney Award (NY Under 40 Ed.); The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (2014)
  • 10 “Best” Under 40 Award/Client Satisfaction Award; American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (2014)


  • New York, 2000


  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 1999
  • B.A., Fairfield University, 1996

Professional Associations:

  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Suffolk County Bar Association, Member
  • Nassau County Women’s Bar Association, Member