Our Attorneys

Robert J. Hilpert, Esq.
  • B.S. from Penn State University, 1968
  • J.D. from New York Law School, 1974

Married with four children, Robert has been admitted to the New York State Bar for almost 40 years.  He is also admitted to practice in the Southern and Eastern District of New York's Federal Courts, as well as the United States Supreme Court.  His work is primarily in the field of civil litigation focusing on contract disputes, small business matters, corporate law, family law, matrimonial law, and is known for his role in a number of high profile Civil Rights and "abuse" cases.  He has been an instructor, a professional sports attorney representing professional athletes, a zoning Board of Appeals member and Acting Judge for the Village of Cold Spring. 

Outside his legal practice, Robert is the founder and President of Silver Circle Real Estate, Inc., an investment real estate company specializing in unique and (especially) water-oriented and investment-quality properties, as well as a partner in Post & Rail Management Company, a real estate management company for investment properties. As an avocation, he is the owner/operator of Foodies, a gourmet cafe and catering facility in Fort Montgomery, NY, serving West Point and its environs, an interest stemming from a lifelong love of cooking and years of representing restaurant owners and dealing with issues unique to that industry.  Foodies is supported by food production from Old Graymoor Farm, a working farm in Garrison, NY owned and operated by Bob and his wife, Beth. 

Luke P. Hilpert, Esq.
  • B.S. from Hamilton College, 2000
  • J.D. from Pace University School of Law, 2003

Luke has been admitted to the New York Bar for 12 years.  He practices estate law including wills and trusts as well as real estate transactions (short sales, foreclosures, refinancing, purchases, sales), especially investment land and real estate properties.  Luke is experienced with criminal law as well as business transactions and contract disputes.

Outside his legal practice, Luke is the lead agent of Silver Circle Real Estate, Inc., an investment real estate company specializing in unique and (especially) water-oriented and investment-quality properties.  Luke also is a member of the Board of Directors for Hudson River HealthCare, serving on its Finance, Nominating, By-laws, Quality Assurance and Compliance Committees.

Jeffrey P. Rogan, Esq.
  • B.S. from Niagara University, 1984
  • J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law, 1987
  • M.P.A. from Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, 1987

Jeff has been admitted to the New York Bar for over 27 years. His areas of practice include litigation of personal injury claims, business and contract disputes, foreclosure defense, family law, divorce, and private lien/mortgage foreclosure, among other areas; he also represents clients in the areas of commercial and residential real estate transactions, business formation, shareholder/member agreements, and general contract and business law matters.

Jeff's interests outside of his practice include spending time with his three children, golf, tennis, and volunteering as general legal counsel for his church in White Plains.