Our Firm

This fine firm is different and it’s great because of the traditions and practices, and the moral and professional commitments of its founders.

Honorable Charles L. Brieant, U.S.D.J., former Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and partner at Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, LLP

Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, LLP was founded in 1937 and proudly celebrates over 80 years as one of the preeminent law firms in White Plains, Westchester County and the Hudson Valley. We are a firm of legal professionals with decades of experience, dedicated to serving our clients and our community through proficiency, public service and charitable works.

Bleakley Platt’s primary practice areas include civil litigation and appellate work, trusts and estates, commercial finance and real estate transactions, corporate and health law, and labor and employment law, among others. Our range of knowledge enables us to effectively represent a diverse group of clients in virtually all aspects of civil and commercial law. 

Bleakley Platt has a broad base of accomplished talent. Many of our attorneys have honed their skills at large national law firms and have decades of experience working with the regional legal and business communities. For more than 80 years, Bleakley Platt has been proud to include among its ranks a number of highly regarded former judges in state and federal courts, attorneys who previously served as law clerks in federal and state courts, and still others who held positions such as prosecutor, district attorney, and corporation counsel.

Established. Experienced. Accomplished. Bleakley Platt blends decades of experience with sophisticated legal talent to provide our clients the highest caliber of representation at surprisingly reasonable rates.