About Us

Prior to opening his own practice, Patrick Frawley served as an Associate Attorney with Bartlett, McDonough & Monaghan, LLP., specializing in Workers' Compensation, Social Security, NYS local retirement system litigation, and General Municipal Law Section 207(a)(c). He'd been assigned as one of the Rockland County P.B.A. attorneys handling a wide range of labor-management issues with numerous local police unions.

Mr. Frawley arrived at Bartlett, McDonough & Monaghan, LLP., after a highly decorated career with the Orangetown Police Department, where he began as a police officer and was promoted to the OPD's Special Enforcement Unit and then to the position of detective. Along the way, he compiled a voluminous list of accolades and commendations, some of which are listed here.


  • Basic Course for Police Officers, Rockland County Police Academy, Pomona, New York (1997)
  • Officer Survival School, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Camp Smith, New York (1998)
  • Radar/Lidar Operator Course, Rockland County Police Academy, Pomona, New York (1998)
  • Anti-Terrorism Training, Israel National Police, Tel Aviv, Israel (2003)
  • Anti-Terrorism/Dignitary Protection School, Global ATS, Tel Aviv, Israel (2003)
  • Crime Prevention School, Rockland County Police Academy, Pomona, New York (2004)
  • New York State Crime Prevention Convention, Bufalo, New York (2004)
  • Gang Investigation School, Dutchess County Sheriff's Dept., Poughkeepsie, New York (2005)
  • Mobile Field Force Training, Orangeburg, New York (2005)
  • Basic Juvenile Officer School, Rochester, New York (2006)
  • Criminal Investigators Course, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Pomona, New York (2007)
  • Homicide Investigators Course, New York City Police Department, New York (2007)
  • Sex Crimes/Child Abuse Investigation Course, New York City Police Department, New York (2008)
  • East Coast Gang Association Gang Conference, Egg Harbor, New Jersey (2008)

Professional Affiliations

  • Orangetown P.B.A., Member, 1997-Present
  • Rockland County P.B.A., Member, 1997-Present
  • Orangetown P.B.A. President -- 2002
  • Orangetown P.B.A. Bargaining and Grievance Chairman 2003-2011
  • Rockland County P.B.A. 2nd VP -- 2003-2005
  • Rockland County P.B.A. 1st VP -- 2006
  • Rockland County P.B.A. Legislative Consultant 2007-Present
  • East Coast Gang Association Member
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Rockland County Bar Association


  • Mountain State University / Beckley, West Virginia
    B.S., Administration in Criminal Justice, Summa Cum Laude
  • Pace Law School / White Plains, New York
    J.D., Cum Laude


  • New York Bar
  • New Jersey Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York