Attorney Profile

Yvonne Garbett received her law degree from Pace University School of Law in 2001 and went on to become Rockland County’s Assistant District Attorney that year. Take a moment to learn more about Yvonne’s legal experience and educational background and find out what she has to offer in helping you with your matter.

Yvonne Garbett

Yvonne GarbettBefore Yvonne Garbett opened the doors of her own practice in New City in 2006, she worked as Rockland County’s Assistant District Attorney for four-and-a-half years. This experience gave her valuable insight into the inner workings of the New York criminal justice system and laid the foundation for her later successes as a criminal defense lawyer.

Since establishing the Law Office of Yvonne Garbett, Yvonne has developed a reputation both as an aggressive legal partner for those facing difficult criminal defense or family law matters and for being a steadfast advocate for juveniles who have been accused of delinquent acts. She has tremendous compassion for children and seeks to protect their rights and their well-being at every opportunity. Often, she is able to get minor children into treatment for drugs or other issues instead of letting them become permanently involved with the justice system. In any case, she will take the time to make sure you and your family understand your legal options as well as prepare you for what to expect if your case goes to court. Contact the Law Office of Yvonne Garbett today to find out more about how you can get help tackling your unique legal issue.


Pace University School of Law, White Plains, NY. J.D., 2001
Long Island University, Brookville, NY. M.A. (Business Administration), 1998
Saint Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkhill, NY. B.A. (Business Administration/Finance)


New York State


Rockland County Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
New York Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Appreciation of Dedicated Service. Granted by Rockland District Attorney Office, 2006
877 Civilian Honor. Granted by Haverstraw BPO Elks 877, 2001

Contact our New City office today at (845) 290-2492 to speak with a New York criminal defense lawyer and family law attorney.