About Us

Vincent J. Catalano, Esq.

Vincent J. Catalano, Esq.

(845) 454-1919 Ext. 1

An attorney in the Hudson Valley for over 30 years, Vincent is regarded as one of the preeminent real estate and landlord-tenant attorneys in the area. Vincent received his undergraduate degree from St. Bonaventure’s University in 1982 and his Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School in 1985. He promptly returned to his hometown of Poughkeepsie, NY to begin his legal career. In his 30 years of legal service to the Hudson Valley, Vincent has cultivated long-term professional relationships with many of his clients, representing individual clients charged with basic traffic violations all the way up to entire business entities consisting of Housing Authorities, Cooperative Associations and municipalities. Vincent also serves an administrative law judge for Section 8 hearings.

Sean O’Fallon, Esq.

Sean O’Fallon, Esq.

(845) 454-1919 ext. 6

Sean is a graduate of Old Dominion University and the University of Richmond’s T.C. Williams School of Law. While in Virginia, he represented criminal defendants at both the state and federal level in matters ranging from trespassing to armed robbery. Sean was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2016 while working for Legal Services of the Hudson Valley. There he represented tenants in all manners of eviction issues. He has extensive experience in summary proceedings and issues involving subsidized housing. Since joining The Law Office of Vincent J. Catalano in 2019, he has expanded his practice to include Real Estate and General Litigation matters.

Emma Zyla

(845) 454-1919 ext. 3
Legal Assistant

Emma grew up in Orange County and recently received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Hartwick College. During her time at Hartwick, Emma held a top position at the Writing Center where she was able to help a lot of students; she looks forward to continuing to help people here. At the firm Emma mostly handles Landlord/Tenant and other civil matters. Emma is happy to help at any and all points in the process.

Wendy Racer

Wendy Racer

(845) 454-1919 ext. 5
Legal Assistant

Wendy has an Associates degree from Brookdale Community College. She is sole proprietor for her Interior Design business for the past 6 years and has managed a Health and Wellness business for 7 years. At the firm Wendy handles the real estate needs of a purchaser or seller, residential or commercial, all phases of sale and purchasing real estate. Serving the Hudson Valley, including Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia, Washington, Warren and Putnam Counties.