Christine M.
Valkenburgh, Esq.


Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Family Law
  • Appeals
  • Wills, Trusts, Estates
  • Guardianship Proceedings
  • Municipal Law
  • Collections


Christine has been practicing law for more than 25 years and has been the principal attorney with Cole & Valkenburgh since 1999. She has vast experience representing clients in matters involving real estate, civil litigation, wills, trusts, estates, matrimonial and family law, and municipal matters. She has successfully represented clients in bench trials, administrative hearings and appeals in Federal Court, United States Bankruptcy Court, State Supreme Court, Family Court and County Court. Well respected throughout the area, Christine accepts many referrals from other attorneys and those who have seen her work. Christine is also a strong advocate for the children in her community, zealously representing hundreds of children as an Attorney for the Child in Family and Supreme Court.


  • University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York
    • 1990
  • Lemoyne College
    • 1985

Bar Admission

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court