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John Tague
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Bronxville, NY






John Tague is a graduate of Villanova University B.A. cum laude and received a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Adelphi University. He earned his Juris Doctor Degree from Fordham University School of Law. He also recently received his Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University.
John developed his legal practice while working for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in the Broker- Dealer enforcement area, the Manhattan law firm of Werbel McMillin and Carnelutti and the Westchester firm of Bleakey Platt & Schmidt at its Greenwich, Connecticut office. He is a successful trial attorney who has won cases on both federal and state levels. He also served as an arbitrator in securities matters at the NASD. John was a speaker at the American Bar Association's Convention in New Orleans. John is a member of the Westchester County Bar Association. He has extensive experience in all areas of the firm's practice.  In 1997, he formed the law firm of Tague & Vanden Heuvel LLP with his wife, Cindy Tague, Esq. and expanded his legal representation to include divorce, real estate and estate planning.


Areas Of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • Wills
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Trust and Estates

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1987
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1994


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
    • Juris Doctor - 1986
  • Adelphi University, Garden City, New York
    • Master of Business Administration - 1980
  • Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1975
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Boston University
    • Certificate in Financial Planning


  • Speaker at the American Bar Association’s Convention in New Orleans

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished, Very High Rating in Both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards by Martindale-Hubbell - 2021

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Westchester County Bar Association , Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Bleakey Platt & Schmidt, Greenwich, Connecticut Office, Of Counsel, 1995 to 1997
  • Werbel McMillin and Carnelutti, Litigation Associate, 1988 to 1995
  • United States Securities & Exchange Commission, Staff Attorney Broker/Dealer Enforcement, 1987 to 1988