Allan G. Charlap, Esq.Allan G. Charlap, Esq. was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1982. Attorney Charlap has specialized in the area of Domestic Relations for over 30 years. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Attorney Charlap is a member of the Finger Lakes Collaborative Law Association. Attorney Charlap is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the Family Law Section as well as the Chemung and Steuben County Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice before the US Bankruptcy Court and the US Federal Court Western District of NY. He graduated from Franklin Pierce School of Law in 1981. He received a B.A. and M.A. from Binghamton University of New York in 1969 and 1971, respectively. Attorney Charlap was the First Executive Director of the Chemung County Drug Abuse Counsel; has served with the New York State Office of Drug Abuse Prevention; and was the Executive Director of In-Patient Rehabilitation for Drug and Alcohol Addiction and Abuse (now known as Endless Mountains Rehabilitation Center). He served on the Board of Directors of the Twin Tier (Elmira) Amateur Hockey Association; was General Manager and a founder of the Elmira Junior B Hockey Team and currently is the Vice-Commissioner and Council for the Empire Junior B Hockey League. He was a member of the Elmira Civic Center Task Force Committee. Attorney Charlap has been privileged to be peer awarded Super Lawyer for several years.
Attorney Charlap primarily practices in Chemung, Steuben, Schuyler and Tioga counties.