Danielle E. Strauch
Following graduation from Widener University School of Law (2011), Danielle commenced working for a small law office which focused on a wide range of services, including family and real estate law in Dutchess County, New York (2012-2015).
In July of 2015, Danielle opened her own office in Poughkeepsie, New York. She offered clients expertise on real estate law, family issues and a unique specialty area in equine issues, which mirrors her passion for that activity. In May 2016 she joined the law firm of Van DeWater & Van DeWater, LLP.
Danielle also sought to become deeply involved in the region’s legal community. She is currently President of the Mid-Hudson Women’s Bar Association and a member of the Women’s Bar Association of New York, Dutchess County Bar Association and Westchester County Bar Association.Danielle is also an active member of the Junior League of Poughkeepsie, an organization committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
Danielle represents clients in real estate sale and purchase transactions, as well as civil litigation matters. With respect to family law,Danielle assists clients in resolving divorce litigation, custody disputes, separation agreements and prenuptial agreements.
Danielle, who has been riding horses since she was a young girl, still competes in Hunter Jumper horse shows at equestrian events on the East coast. Danielle attended North Salem Central schools and was President of her equestrian team at Franklin and Marshall College (Class of 2007).
While attending law school, Danielle served as judicial clerk for the Delaware Department of Justice and as a judicial extern in the Delaware Court of Common Pleas. She also interned with the Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center and the Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Law Clinic.