Danielle Jose-Decker

Danielle Jose-Decker

Monticello, New York

E. Danielle Jose-Decker, Esq.

Ms. Jose-Decker is a strong advocate who provides sound advice and support for clients facing difficult choices. In addition, Ms. Jose-Decker has a well-rounded background in her community. Ms. Jose-Decker is currently a Trustee and a Past Exalted Ruler of Monticello Elks Lodge #1544 ('07-'08), Past-President of the Monticello Rotary ('10-' 11), President of the Sullivan County Bar Association, and an Adjunct Professor at SUNY Sullivan, teaching Business Law I and II. On the state level, Ms. Jose-Decker is currently a member of the Law Practice Management Committee of the New York State Bar Association, has served as a board member for the New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence and is a past regional representative for Governor Pataki's New York State Division for Women.

A native of Saratoga County, Ms. Jose-Decker is also an outdoors enthusiast who enjoys hiking in the Catskills and Adirondacks as well as recreational water activities here in the Hudson Valley.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce - Including Complicated Valuation and Equitable Distribution
  • Family - Custody, Adoption, Family Offenses, Child and Spousal Support
  • Criminal Defense
  • Municipal
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning - Wills
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2000


  • Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York
    • J.D. - 2000
    • Major: Concentration in Criminal Law
  • State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, New York
    • B.S.
    • Major: Secondary Education - English
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York


  • Adjunct Professor, Business Law I and II, SUNY Sullivan, 2011 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Partner in Justice Award - Pro Bono Legal Service - Hudson Valley Legal Services, 2005 - 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Sullivan County Bar Association, President, 2011 - 2012
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Law Practice Management Committee, 2008 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Village of Monticello, Village Attorney, 2004 - 2008
  • Greenwald Law Offices, Senior Associate
  • Sullivan County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono Legal Services for Domestic Violence Victims - Hudson Valley Legal Services, 2005 - Present


  • English