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Eric M. Holzer

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Pearl River, New York
Mr. Holzer received his Bachelors of Arts in Mathematics with a Minor in History from the State University of New York at Albany in 2004. While in college Mr. Holzer was a Division 1 athlete playing on both the lacrosse and football teams. Mr. Holzer received his Juris Doctor from Albany Law School in 2007. After graduating from law school Mr. Holzer worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Rockland County District Attorney's Office. During his time in the Rockland County District Attorneys Office, Mr. Holzer prosecuted crimes ranging from minor offenses to serious violent felonies. Mr. Holzer presented over 100 cases to the grand jury, was involved in complex criminal investigations with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, and conducted many hearings, bench trials and jury trials. Due to his work as an Assistant District Attorney he received numerous Law Enforcement and Civilian Achievement Awards from various law enforcement agencies and organizations. Mr. Holzer also received the Rockland County's 40 Under 40 Award from Rockland Economic Development Corporation in 2012. Since leaving the Rockland County District Attorney Office, Mr. Holzer had focused his practice exclusively in the area of matrimonial and family law, while still utilizing his specialty of criminal law in his representation of clients in situations involving domestic violence. Mr. Holzer uses the skills he has complied throughout his academic, athletic and legal careers to guide his clients through the legal process, to diligently advocate for their interests and to zealously represent them should litigation become necessary.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Matrimonial law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Separation Agreements

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2008


  • Albany Law School of Union University, Albany, New York
    • J.D. - 2007
  • State University of New York System, Albany
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2004
    • Honors: Presidential Scholar
    • Honors: 2004 Excellence in Mathematics Award
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Northeast Conference Academic Honor Roll
    • Honors: Lacrosse Team, 2001, Varsity Letter
    • Honors: Football Team, 2002-2003, Three Varsity Letter
    • Major: Mathematics
    • Minor: History

Honors and Awards

  • Rockland County Economic Development Corporation 40 Under 40, 2012
  • Rockland County Policeman's Benevolent Associations Civilian Honor Award
  • Rockland County Policeman's Benevolent Associations Certificate of Recognition
  • Senator Thomas P. Morahan Certificate of Merit, Civilian Honor Award
  • New York State Assembly Certificate of Merit, Civilian Honor Award
  • Spring Valley Policeman's Benevolent Associations Certificate of Appreciation
  • Spring Valley Policeman's Benevolent Associations Unit Citation
  • Valley of Spring Valley Certificate of Merit and Appreciation
  • Spring Valley Police Department Certificate of Appreciation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Rockland County District Attorneys Office, Assistant District Attorney, 2007 - 2014
  • Law Office of James J. Sexton, P.C., Associate, 2014 - 2017
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White Plains Office
707 Westchester Avenue
Suite 410
White Plains, NY 10604

Toll Free: 877-807-1472
Fax: 914-922-9500
White Plains Law Office

Pearl River Office
One Blue Hill Plaza
11th Floor P.O. Box 1629
Pearl River, NY 10965

Toll Free: 877-807-1472
Fax: 845-735-7585
Pearl River Law Office