John W. Arpey

John W. Arpey

Attorney
Location:
Saratoga Springs, New York
Phone:
518-306-1340
Fax:
518-584-4075
Email:

John W. Arpey is a lifelong resident of Saratoga Springs. He has been with the firm since 1979 and has been a dedicated member of the legal community since that time. He earned his B.A. in Economics from Hartwick College and his J.D. from the University of Buffalo Law School. In addition to his law practice, John was an Instructor at the Siena College School of Business in 2006, an Adjunct Professor of Business at SUNY Adirondack in 1996, 1997 and from 2007 through 2010, and he is currently an Assistant Professor of Business at SUNY Adirondack.

John's practice concentrations include matrimonial and family law; business and corporate law; contract law and real estate law. He has guided many clients through the complexities of divorce, custody and support matters with strength and compassion, assisted numerous local businesses through tough negotiations and multi-million dollar transactions and helped many others obtain their dreams of opening a new business or buying a home.

John is admitted to the New York State Bar and the United States District Court and is a member of the New York State Bar Association, including the Business and Family Law Sections. He is a former President of the Saratoga County Bar Association and delegate to the House of Delegates New York State Bar, and he is published in The North East Journal of Legal Studies in Business.

John is also a committed member of the community having served as President of a not-for-profit corporation providing counseling and related services for mentally ill and drug and alcohol dependent clients; as President of the Board of Directors of the Saratoga Youth Soccer League; as Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Saratoga County YMCA and as Treasurer of the Saratoga Springs Lions Club.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1979

Areas of Practice

  • Matrimonial and Family Law
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Contract Law
  • Real Estate Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1978

Education

  • University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York
    • J.D.
  • Hartwick College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Economics

Published Works

  • The North East Journal of Legal Studies in Business

Classes/Seminars

  • Instructor, Siena College School of Business, 2006
  • Adjunct Professor of Business, SUNY Adirondack, 1996, 1997
  • Adjunct Professor of Business, SUNY Adirondack, 2007 - 2010
  • Assistant Professor of Business, SUNY Adirondack, 2017 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association, Business and Family Law Sections, Member
  • Saratoga County Bar Association, Former President
  • House of Delegates New York State Bar, Delegate

Pro Bono Activities

  • Saratoga Youth Soccer League, President of the Board of Directors
  • Saratoga County YMCA, Treasurer of the Board of Directors
  • Saratoga Springs Lions Club, Treasurer