Experienced in Long Island matrimonial and family law

Anthony Yovino has been practicing matrimonial law on Long Island for more than 30 years. He is a member in the New York Family Law American Inn of Court, and has been selected for The New York Times Super Lawyer publication every year since 2007. He has been the attorney of record on several cases that established legal precedent, including McGowan v. McGowan, which held that an advanced educational degree is marital property subject to equitable distribution. He has published several articles on matrimonial and family law topics. Mr. Yovino is a lecturer for the Nassau Academy of Law, a continuing legal education instructor at St. John’s University and a frequent guest on the radio program “Law You Should Know” on WHPC 90.3 FM.

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 Nassau County and Suffolk County, Tabat, Cohen, Blum, Yovino, & Diesa, PC can help. From our offices in Garden City and Hauppauge, 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:

  • Top Lawyer in the NY Metro Area; Super Lawyers (2007-2019)
  • 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 (2013-2020)
  • Client’s Choice Award (Divorce & Family Law); Avvo (2013-2020)
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (2014 & 2019)
  • Top Divorce & Family Law Attorney; Avvo (2013-2020)
  • Top Legal Eagle, Long Island Pulse (2012-2016)


  • New York, 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1984
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991


  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 1983
  • B.S., St. John’s University, 1980

Professional Associations:

  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Committee on Family Law
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Member, Matrimonial Law Committee, and Chairman, Ethics Subcommittee
  • American Bar Association, Member

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Ratings & Reviews

  • google

    How often can you use the word exceptional when assessing any professional you have worked with? It is word that describes Anthony Yovino of the law firm of Tabat, Cohen, Blum and Yovino. Tony has a complete mastery of the current matrimo...
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    — KS Koz

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    It’s with GREAT pleasure that I write this review for Tabat, Cohen, Blum & Yovino Law Firm. The first day I met with Mr. Cohen regarding my divorce I was scared, timid and afraid of the unknown. Mr. Cohen was by my side the whole way throug...
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    — Kristi Vultaggio

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    I am extremely happy with the results of my divorce. Robert Cohen listened carefully and compassionately to me and together we formulated and effectively strategy for negotiation and ultimately for trial. With the professional staff, Denise...
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    — Michael Vultaggio

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    Going through a divorce is never going to be fun. But, from the first time I met with Gary Tabat he set my mind at ease. Gary is a brilliant, caring and thoughtful person. He knew how to listen and refocus my energies in a positive dire...
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    — J Carey

  • dexknows

    In what I consider the worst time of my life, Gary helped me tremendously. He is smart, kind, and fair in his bills. Like the other reviewer, he always returned my phone calls. My divorce was very prolonged, but it was mostly because Gary ...
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