Rotolo, Bozanian, & Yi, LLC is a full service law firm that provides legal services to individuals and businesses.  Our mission is to deliver legal advocacy and advice that is highly personalized, results-driven, and cost effective.

While our lawyers have over five decades of collective experience successfully handling matters spanning a wide variety of legal fields, the firm’s practice is focused on, but not limited to, the following major areas: Civil Litigation, Family Law, Criminal Defense, Transactional Matters, Estate Planning and Administration, and Bankruptcy.

Regardless of the type of matter you may have, be assured that we will take the time and effort to determine the most effective path for your particular situation.  We realize that attaining a favorable result for a client requires a practical approach that only decades of experience can yield.

Rotolo, Bozanian & Yi, LLC is committed to supporting and encouraging diversity in the practice of law and is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer.


The Law Firm of ROTOLO, BOZANIAN & YI was initially established in Palisades Park, New Jersey in 1929, by Joseph M. Rotolo, Esq. and his brother, Vincent M. Rotolo, Esq. Both brothers served as Magistrates, (later Judges) of the Palisades Park Municipal Court for a combined total of more than thirty years under the name of ROTOLO & ROTOLO. In 1952, the brothers were joined in the practice by Peter S. Rotolo (retired).  The firm has served the community and surrounding area in Bergen County for over 80 years.

Joseph M. Rotolo, Esq. was Municipal Magistrate in the Borough of Palisades Park, New Jersey, served on the Board of Director of National Bank and Oritani Savings Bank.

Peter S. Rotolo, Esq. managed the firm from 1960 through 1981.  During this time the firm’s concentration was Real Estate, Commercial Transactions, estate and probate.  Peter S. Rotolo, Esq. was Borough Attorney for Palisades Park from 1960 through 1966.

P. Cliff Rotolo, Esq. has managed the firm from 1981 through March 1, 2015. When he joined the firm, his concentration remained in real estate, commercial transactions, civil commercial litigation, estates and wills, personal injury, as well as all of the practice areas that now comprise the firm’s current Areas of Practice.

In Yong Yi, Esq. joined the firm in 1993. Mr. Yi focuses his practice in the areas of commercial and residential real estate, business, financial transactions, as well as all of the practice areas that now comprise the firm’s current Areas of Practice. 

Elton John Bozanian, Esq. was a solo practitioner from 1996 through March 1, 2015, at which time he concentrated his practice in all areas of litigation, focusing mainly on criminal defense in the state and federal courts, municipal court, DWI and traffic defense, divorce/family law, domestic violence litigation, DYFS/DCP&P litigation, debtor/creditor and bankruptcy actions, foreclosure defense, and civil commercial litigation.   He continues to focus his practice in these areas of litigation, as well as all of the practice areas that now comprise the firm’s current Areas of Practice.

On March 1, 2015, Rotolo, Rotolo & Yi and the Law Offices of Elton John Bozanian merged into the firm of Rotolo, Bozanian & Yi, LLC.