Bousquet Holstein PLLC is pleased to announce that Rosemary F. Lepiane has joined the firm as an attorney in the Divorce and Family Law Practice Group.

Prior to joining Bousquet Holstein, Rosemary served clients at her own law firm for 10 years. At Bousquet Holstein she will work on civil matters with a focus on family court, divorce litigation and resolution. She has worked with clients in drafting separation and prenup agreements and litigated divorce cases from evaluating assets and equitable distribution to spousal/child support and custody. She has worked with clients from all backgrounds including domestic violence situations and has represented children in complex and highly contested custody matters. Rosemary is also a member of the CNY Collaborative Family Law Professionals which seeks to resolve cases in a collaborative matter instead of litigation and she is trained in mediation. Additionally, her experience in real estate law, tax law, and bankruptcy law provides additional client support in complex family and divorce matters.

Rosemary is involved in her community and currently sits on the Assigned Counsel Panel Board of Directors where she serves as secretary to the Board. This organization ensures that all people have a right to an attorney at every stage in criminal proceedings.

Rosemary was born and raised in Syracuse. She is a graduate of St. John Fisher College (Cum Laude) and Syracuse University College of Law. She has served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Syracuse where she handled complex civil ligation in both Supreme and Federal Court. During her tenure as an Assistant Corporation Counsel she successfully defended the City against a 40-million-dollar civil suit. She was also a Hearing Examiner for the City of Syracuse. While in law school Rosemary interned for the Onondaga County District Attorney’s office.