Cassandra & Gullo, PLLC provides representation to individuals and entities in New York and New Jersey. The firm practice areas include Divorce & Family Law with divisions for personal injury, criminal defense and real estate transactions. At Cassandra & Gullo they provide compassion, assistance and personal attention to all clients.
Dominick Gullo Esq. is a Partner and Founding member of Cassandra & Gullo, PLLC. In 2010, Mr. Gullo merged with his law school classmate and wife Jennifer M. Cassandra, Esq. forming Cassandra & Gullo, PLLC. The practice intentionally has only two attorneys, the husband and wife team of Dominick Gullo & Jennifer Cassandra. This guarantees the attorneys working on your case are well versed and familiar with the facts and strategies of your matter as these partners truly take their work home with them. Their unique personalization gives new meaning to their phrase “Let Our Family Help Yours.”
Upon graduating Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Gullo entered the Kings County District Attorney’s Office where he quickly rose to Senior Trial Attorney prosecuting cases ranging from DWI, domestic violence, sex crimes to complex homicides. During these intense and rigorous times of constant trials, Mr. Gullo found himself drawn to protecting the victims of violent offenders of sexual assault, aggravated assault and harassment. This experience influenced his decision to focus his practice in the field of Matrimonial and Family Law. Mr. Gullo’s strong conviction to help people is invaluable whether you are divorcing, engaged in a custody and/or support battle or enforcing or modifying a prior judgment. Mr. Gullo is proficient in neglect and abuse cases, a specific expertise given the higher burden of proof, as well as PINS cases and Juvenile Delinquency cases. The inclusion of the Courts in family matters prove to be the lowest and most difficult times in a person’s life. Mr. Gullo’s passion has helped him build a strong command of the law and combined with his skill as a trial attorney and experience as a prosecutor makes him a intimidating opponent in and out of the courtroom.
Mr. Gullo’s strengths, paired with the strengths of his wife and partner, makes this team a formidable force. Ms. Cassandra’s expertise lies in contract and real estate transactions combined with a mathematical background, experience with negotiating agreements and the ability to grasp the complex issues of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders [QDROs] which affect Equitable Distribution of all retirement assets, pensions, deferred compensation accounts, annuities and the like. The combination of the strengths of these partners gives this team an edge most matrimonial and family law attorney’s lack.
Many firms claim to have the punch, but this firm has the muscle to back it up. Mr. Gullo has received the well earned title of “The Iron Lawyer” Visit him on Instagram where you can get a daily dose of competitive weightlifting tips combined with his Family Law tip of the day.
Mr. Gullo graduated 5th in his Class from The City University of New York in 1991 earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting with a minor in Economics. He attended Brooklyn Law School earning his Juris Doctor in 1994. While matriculating at Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Gullo served two summer internships at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office. Mr. Gullo wrote for the Journal of Law and Policy and was a founding member of the Italian American Law Students Association at Brooklyn Law School. He authored IALSA’s first Constitution and By-Laws while serving as Chairman.
Mr. Gullo is admitted to the Supreme Courts of the States of New York and New Jersey, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the US District Courts for the Southern and Eastern District of New York. In 2016, Mr. Gullo and Ms. Cassandra were admitted together into the highest Court of this Country, the Supreme Court of the United States of America.
Mr. Gullo has received various accreditations during his memberships with the New York State Bar Association, Richmond County Bar Association, Kings County Criminal Bar Association and the Columbian Lawyers Association.
Mr. Gullo and Ms. Cassandra have three wonderful teenage children all in high school and college and, if you ask any of them to this day, they have the best cat on the planet! Dad still thinks a German Shepard would be better.
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