New York, NY (Sep 3, 2013): Richard J. Adago has joined HDRB&B as a partner in the New York office’s matrimonial practice group. For over twenty years, Richard has represented high-net worth individuals in contested and uncontested matrimonial actions and child-related matters, including custody, parenting time, relocation and paternity, in the New York courts. Richard also is experienced at negotiating prenuptial, postnuptial, settlement and separation agreements. He advises clients regarding related tax planning, including the valuation of businesses, professional licenses, enhanced earning capacity and celebrity status, and has represented clients in same-sex prenuptial and divorce situations. Prior to joining HDRB&B, Richard was a partner with the Matrimonial and Family Law Practice Group in the New York offices of Blank Rome LLP, one of the largest law firms in the country, with one of the largest family law practices of its kind in the nation. After graduating from Seton Hall Law School, Richard was a prosecutor for more than five years at the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. He presently serves as an Adjunct Professor at Fordham Law School.