Bay Shore, New York Business Lawyers

Melissa K. Driscoll
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New York Business Law Lawyer with 15 years experience

Melissa Driscoll practices in a wide array of general and commercial litigation matters with an emphasis on insurance coverage matters. Ms. Driscoll frequently appears in both state and federal courts on behalf of... Read More »
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John R. Menz
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New York Business Law Attorney with 33 years experience

John R. Menz has represented corporate and individual clients in sophisticated legal matters concerning contract disputes, securities regulation, real property, product liability and employment law. He has litigated and... Read More »
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Joanne Fanizza
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Bay Shore, NY Business Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(631) 647-9595 One East Main Street
Suite 1
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Florida
I am your New York-Florida connection, with offices on Long Island and in Fort Lauderdale. I practice: Estate planning for New Yorkers and Floridians, especially for those contemplating changing domiciles; administration of estates in both states, especially ancillary administrations for decedents with properties in both or either state; real estate transactions in both states, especially New Yorkers buying or selling in Florida. I also practice in the areas of litigation and small business law. I have more than 25 years' experience practicing law in Florida, and eight in New York. My office provides caring service with an...
Bay Shore, NY Business Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(631) 666-7775 20 W Main St
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Business, Bankruptcy, Insurance Defense and Products Liability
New York Law School
Bay Shore, NY Business Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(516) 968-4500 260 W Main St
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Bay Shore, NY Business Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(516) 665-4400 26 Saxon Ave
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Business and Real Estate
Concetta G. Spirio
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Sayville, NY Business Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(631) 277-8844 173 North Main Street PMB #320
Sayville, NY 11782
Business, Collections, Divorce and Family
As a member of the Suffolk County Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, LEGAL – The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York, as well as the Collaborative Law Association of New York, Inc, Ms. Spirio knows how to help her clients by providing experienced and personal legal services. Since 1986 Ms. Spirio has served Long Island families and individuals in the following Practice Areas: * Collaborative Law * Non-traditional Family Law * Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) representation * Prenuptial and Domestic Partnership Agreements * Divorce and Separation Mediation * Real Estate Law * Trusts, Wills and Estates
Lisa Renee Pomerantz
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Bohemia, NY Business Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(631) 244-1482 80 Orville Drive
Suite 100
Bohemia, NY 11716
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Communications and Employment
Boston University School of Law
Lisa Renee Pomerantz has more than thirty-five years of varied legal experience. After graduating cum laude from Radcliffe College of Harvard University and from Boston University Law School where she was on the Law Review, Lisa spent a year as a law clerk to a federal court judge. Following a stint as a litigation attorney in private practice, she worked for more than fifteen years as a senior level in-house attorney for a major corporation. Since 2003, Lisa has had her own practice. She works with innovative and creative enterprises to structure and foster successful business relationships...
Richard Chertock
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Ronkonkoma, NY Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(516) 771-6900 3505 Veterans Memorial Highway
Suite D
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Quinnipiac University School of Law
3505 Veterans Memorial Highway, Ste D, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779 Solo Practitioner established in 1987. Member of the Nassau County Bar Association. Resident of Merrick, NY.
James Murtha
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Babylon, NY Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(631) 747-0356 26 Railroad Avenue # 351
Babylon, NY 11702
Business and Appeals
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
James D. Murtha has been a member of the consumer credit industry for over twenty-five years, having held key positions in several of the nation’s leading debt-collection firms. As an expert in FDCPA, FCRA and HIPAA issues, Mr. Murtha has written and taught on the subjects and has successfully litigated cases in defense of consumers’ rights. In addition to his passion for consumer defense, Mr. Murtha is an outspoken advocate of Constitutional issues and has championed the right to keep and bear arms in court. Practicing in the courts of...
Lisa Azzato
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Hauppauge, NY Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(631) 886-1357 150 Motor Parkway
Suite 401
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Real Estate
Emory University School of Law
ABOUT LISA A. AZZATO, ATTORNEY AT LAW ATTORNEY ADVERTISING. Born in New York and raised on the North Shore of Long Island in Mount Sinai, Lisa Azzato is proud of her Long Island roots and committed to her community. Lisa is honored to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Long Island Chapter and to be an active member of various civic and professional organizations. Ms. Azzato attended Vassar College and Emory University School of Law. She graduated from Vassar with a Bachelor of Arts in English with Honors. Lisa received her law degree from...
Jacob R. Fleitman
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Deer Park, NY Business Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(631) 242-7801 2061 Deer Park Ave
Deer Park, NY 11729
Business, Employment, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Albany Law School
Andrew J. Gilbride
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New York Business Law Lawyer

Andrew J. Gilbride tirelessly and aggressively represents individuals and families in their time of need, including matters related to Family Law, Divorce Law, Commercial and Residential Real Estate, Personal Injury,... Read More »
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Barbara M. Pizzolato P.A.
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Islandia, NY Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
Suite 430, One Suffolk Square
1601 Veterans Memorial Highway
Islandia, NY 11749
Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Barbara M. Pizzolato, P.A., is committed to offering you the kind of personalized, customized legal services you expect and deserve. With 28 years of experience in a multitude of jurisdictions and practice areas, Ms. Pizzolato has mastered the tools and strategies inherent in proper estate planning, allowing her to effectively address the legal issues affecting you, your loved ones and your business. In addition, Ms. Pizzolato is dedicated to forging strong personal relationships with her clients. She will work with you in a collaborative way to guide you through difficult and complicated personal and business matters, and work tirelessly...
Rory Alarcon
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Hauppauge, NY Business Law Attorney
(631) 867-2348 140 Fell Court, Suite 202
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Divorce and Real Estate
St. John's University School of Law
Shari Lee Sugarman
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Hauppuge, NY Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(631) 406-7600 900 Route 111 (Wheeler Road)
Suite 220
Hauppuge, NY 11788
Free ConsultationBusiness and Real Estate
Touro College
Ms. Sugarman has been an attorney on Long Island for over 10 years, practicing in many areas, including residential and commercial real estate, buying and selling businesses, commercial litigation, including banking, construction, breach of contract and surety claims. Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Sugarman worked as a real estate paralegal for The Klar Organization.
James Lillie
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Ronkonkoma, NY Business Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(631) 580-0437 269 Southport St
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Business, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Patents
St. John's University School of Law
Steven Krantz
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Commack, NY Business Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(631) 543-3750 353 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Commack, NY 11725
Business, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Franklin Pierce Law Center
Raymond Grasing
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Smithtown, NY Business Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(631) 240-4480 99 Smithtown Blvd.
Smithtown, NY 11787
Business
Brooklyn Law School
Leonard Anthony Bellavia
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Hauppauge, NY Business Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(631) 224-7000 490 Wheeler Road, Suite 250
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Business, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Real Estate
St. John's University School of Law
Leonard A. Bellavia, founding partner of the law firm of Bellavia Blatt Andron & Crossett, PC, is a nationally recognized authority in the field of automotive franchise law and represents thousands of automobile dealerships across the country in all aspects of commercial litigation and buy/sell transactions. He has been instrumental in negotiating the sale of hundreds of dealerships and has achieved national recognition for advocating the mass action litigation model on behalf of franchised automobile dealers. Most notably, Len has successfully implemented the mass litigation model in the following actions: • In a settlement to recover reasonable compensation for warranty parts...
Lisa S Fine
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Hauppauge, NY Business Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(631) 361-9600 900 Wheeler Road
Suite 220
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Joseph M. Rosenthal
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Hauppauge, NY Business Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(631) 952-3500 330 Vanderbilt Motor Pkwy
Suite 300
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Business, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
Jeffrey Michael Haber
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Melville, NY Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(631) 574-4454 105 Maxess Road, Suite S124
Melville, NY 11747
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Securities
Hofstra University
Located in New York City and Melville, Long Island, Freiberger Haber LLP is dedicated to representing corporations, small businesses, partnerships and individuals involved in a broad range of complex business, real estate, construction and commercial litigation matters. The firm combines the sophistication and counsel of a large national law firm with the economy, flexibility, commitment and personal attention of a small firm.

The Firm's attorneys are devoted to developing and fostering client relationships and being readily available to respond to their questions and concerns. By understanding their clients’ objectives and anticipating the problems associated with achieving these goals, our attorneys work...
David J. Abeshouse
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Uniondale, NY Business Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(516) 229-2360 626 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556
Free ConsultationBusiness and Arbitration & Mediation
Vanderbilt University Law School
I am a business litigator, Arbitrator, and Mediator.

Most entrepreneurs, professionals (including lawyers), and business managers and owners lack true and complete knowledge about Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR). I hope to educate and enlighten them regarding the advantages of ADR and avoiding more costly court litigation proceedings. I welcome the opportunity to discuss this with you and to debunk some of the inaccurate myths that seem to re-circulate, based on misinformation, old information, or lack of information about the realities of ADR. I also can tell you about the particular situations where – in contrast – court litigation is preferable...
Steven M Adler Esq.
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Jericho, NY Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(516) 740-1184 390 North Broadway
Suite 200
Jericho, NY 11753
Business, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Brooklyn Law School
Attorney Adler is a Long Island estate planning lawyer who has the dedication and experience you are looking for in your representative. When you come to the Law Offices of Steven M. Adler, you can have confidence in the help you can receive. Attorney Adler has dealt with all kinds of complications and hardships, and he is ready to stand beside you and assist you at this time. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree at the State University of New York at Albany. He later received his Juris Doctorate at Brooklyn Law School. When you come to this law...
Francesco Paolo Tini
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Copiague, NY Business Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(631) 925-2650 425 Oak St.
Copiague, NY 11726
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Tini law, P.C. was established early 2015, after its managing partner, Mr. Tini, left his position as Principal Law Clerk for the now retired Acting Justice of the Supreme Court, Stephen M. Behar. Prior to his appointment as Principal Law Clerk, Mr. Tini has previously managed Tini & Associates, P.C. This unique experience between private practice and public service allows our firm to better appreciate the specific needs of our clients and appreciates the challenges of each case, while relating to the specific rules of the assigned jurist. As leaders in each of the areas in which we practice, and...
Amideo Nicholas Guzzone
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Centereach, NY Business Law Lawyer
(631) 588-5000 2450 Middle Country rd.
Centereach, NY 11720
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
Brooklyn Law School
AMIDEO NICHOLAS GUZZONE & ASSOCIATES, P.C. Established and well Respected Law firm serving Suffolk County, Nassau County and all New York Counties for over 50 years Personal Injury / Accident Law / General Practice law 631-588-5000 FIRM SIZE: 4 Litigation Attorneys 2 Trial Attorneys 5 Support/Litigation Assistants
Richard Glenn Gertler
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East Meadow, NY Business Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(516) 228-3553 90 Merrick Avenue
Suite 400
East Meadow, NY 11554
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Collections
Brooklyn Law School
Richard Gertler has been helping individuals and businesses in the Long Island area for over 20 years. He is dedicated and experienced. If you need an attorney to help with your business or bankruptcy matters contact us today. GERTLER LAW GROUP, LLC 90 Merrick Avenue Suite 400 East Meadow, New York 11554 Phone: (516) 228-3553 https://gertlerlawgroup.com/
Mark Montanaro Esq.
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Massapequa, NY Business Law Lawyer
(855) 697-5299 100 Broadway, Suite 203
Massapequa, NY 11758
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and Hofstra University
Mark Montanaro leads the firm at MontanaroLaw, P.C., and has customized the firm's practice to broadly serve the needs of business minded individuals. Working with young entrepreneurs comprised of artists, producers, internet startups, mobile application developers, and other small businesses, Mr. Montanaro provides not only legal expertise, but also a marketing and business strategy to his clients. Mark counsels small business and individual clients in connection with complex contract negotiations in areas including: real estate, intellectual property, digital media rights, entertainment, software licensing, and business law related areas, including the purchase and sale of enterprises. Montanaro’s background and continued practice...
Jon Michael Probstein
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Levittown, NY Business Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(212) 972-3250 21 Turn Lane
Levittown, NY 11756
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Consumer and Real Estate
St. John's University School of Law
Since 1977, my practice has consisted of representing and assisting people and businesses in all matters, including public and private corporations.
Jeffrey Fox
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Syosset, NY Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(516) 730-9570 66 Split Rock Road
Syosset, NY 11791
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Hofstra University
We look forward to assisting clients in all types of civil and criminal litigation. The office handles all types of accident cases. Mr. Fox is also an experienced criminal defense attorney. Our office also can assist in real estate closings and small business matters.
Robert Zysk
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Patchogue, NY Business Law Attorney with 45 years experience
(631) 289-3745 629 Medford Avenue ( Rte 112) Suite #4
Patchogue, NY 11772
Business, Elder, Landlord Tenant and Tax
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Robert J. Zysk has a highly technical background, including Engineering School studies; former employment as an Internal Revenue Officer and investigator; and facility with the Laws of Taxation and the Internal Revenue Code. During 41 years of private practice, I have developed a broad spectrum of experience and facility in numerous areas of the law, as further indicated in my profile. I represent businesses and entreprenuers in all types of Civil Litigation. Elder Law has emerged as one of my practice areas and I am knowlegeable and draft Faimly Trusts. My practice is thus manifold and flexibile....
Joseph A. Bollhofer Esq.
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St. James, NY Business Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(631) 584-0100 291 Lake Avenue
St. James, NY 11780
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Fordham University School of Law and State University of New York - Stony Brook
Mr. Bollhofer is an attorney, and President of the law office of Joseph A. Bollhofer, P.C. in St. James, New York. He is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey. Mr. Bollhofer received his undergraduate degree from the Stony Brook University and his law degree from Fordham University School of Law. Elder Law and Estate and Business Planning, including asset transfer and Medicaid applications, have been primary areas of Mr. Bollhofer's law practice since 1985. He periodically gives lectures in these areas of law to community, professional and continuing education groups. He is a member...
Jeanne M. Reardon
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Jericho, NY Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(516) 314-8433 366 N. Broadway
Suite 410
Jericho, NY 11753
Business and Real Estate
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Jeanne M. Reardon concentrates her practice in real estate law representing individuals, businesses, mortgage bankers and lenders in residential and commercial real estate purchase, sale, leasing and lending transactions. Ms. Reardon has over 25 years of legal experience and has built a reputation of excellence, trust and successfully delivering results. Ms. Reardon is the principal attorney at the Law Offices of Jeanne M. Reardon, a Jericho, NY based firm that serves clients throughout Long Island and Greater New York. At her firm, clients deal directly with an attorney receiving the kind of personal attention that can...
Michael James Giusto
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Melville, NY Business Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(631) 549-1717 225 Old Country Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Benjamin Cardozo School Of Law
Ronald C Davies
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St. James, NY Business Law Attorney with 55 years experience
220 Lake Avenue
Suite 1
St. James, NY 11764
Business, Divorce, Elder and Real Estate
Brooklyn Law School
Undergraduate degrees from Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, in which I competed as a starter in intercollegiate Athletics in Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, and Squash Racquets; Graduate School with doctorate degree, Doctor of Laws, from Brooklyn Law School; Devoted to my Private practice of law from 1963 to the present, predominantly in Suffolk County: including: Real Estate, Commercial and residential; Elder Law Matters Such as Trusts, Qualifying for Medicaid, and Preserving Assets for family spouse and children; , and its issues; Surrogate Court matters such as Wills Trusts and Estates; Matrimonial Law, Divorce, Separation,...
Mr. Hal Lance Rose
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Bellmore, NY Business Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(646) 287-1877 2159 Hillside Avenue
Bellmore, NY 11710
Business, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Consumer
University of Akron
Published and accomplished litigator and negotiator experienced in appeals to New York State Appellate Courts, bankruptcy, commercial and residential real estate law. Attentive to client needs and inquiries. Obsessive about returning client phone calls and being available to clients. Designed and implemented manual outlining policies and procedures for Mitchell-Lama housing. Educator and lecturer in the areas of bankruptcy and real estate law. Designed and implemented training and development of new attorneys. Experienced and competent in business development.
Andrew Matthew Lieb
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Smithtown, NY Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(631) 878-4455 308 W. Main Street
Suite 100
Smithtown, NY 11787
Free ConsultationBusiness, Foreclosure Defense, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Andrew M. Lieb is the Managing Attorney of Lieb at Law, P.C., with a practice focus on real estate and corporate litigation / compliance.

Mr. Lieb has offices in Smithtown and Manhasset, New York, and provides a wide range of legal services throughout the New York / Connecticut Metro area.

Practice areas include real estate brokerage license law, contractual litigation, fair housing and discrimination, estate disputes, residential and commercial landlord / tenant needs, business entity structuring, premises liability, ownership disputes and more.

Mr. Lieb is admitted to practice law in New York, Connecticut and Colorado as well as the Federal Courts for...
Michael D. Prywes
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Melville, NY Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(631) 254-0804 68 South Service Road
Suite 100
Melville, NY 11747
Free ConsultationBusiness, Communications, Employment and IP
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
I am an attorney admitted in New York. I am also a former media professional with a background in film, video, Internet, and law. As former President of 2 Life! Films, I was one of four producers of the comedy feature "Returning Mickey Stern," starring Joe Bologna, Tom Bosley, Connie Stevens, and Renee Taylor. The film, distributed in US theaters and abroad, is available on DVD (PG-13). I also created the now-defunct CastOurMovie site, the world's first crowdsourced voting site (before "American Idol" and "Last Comic Standing" would make crowdsourced voting commonplace). The site was featured in Time...
Debra Lynn Rubin
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Commack, NY Business Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(631) 462-5888 6080 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY 11725
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Divorce
Hofstra University
Since being admitted to the NYS Bar more than 25 years ago, Debra L. Rubin has concentrated her practice in the field of family and matrimonial law, handling matters of all levels of complexity. In addition to successfully negotiating and litigating in these areas, she also handles appeals. She is also a member of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals and has been trained in both mediation and collaborative law.

Ms. Rubin has been selected to New York Super Lawyers every year since 2011 and was further honored with a listing in The Ten...
Ellen A. Victor
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Merrick, NY Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(516) 223-4800 25 Merrick Avenue
Merrick, NY 11566
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Michaelangelo Matera
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Melville, NY Business Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(516) 741-6700 560 Broadhollow Road
Suite 303
Melville, NY 11747
Business, Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Michaelangelo's practice areas include criminal defense, personal injury, commercial litigation and general litigation. Michaelangelo is a native of Long Island where he currently resides today. He spent four years at Binghamton University in upstate New York prior to attending law school where he received several awards including the American Jurisprudence award in Trial Practice. Even prior to his admission to the New York Bar, Michaelangelo was hired to work for the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office where he spent several years. During his time there, he successfully prosecuted hundreds of criminal cases ranging from...
Bradley D. Schnur
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Jericho, NY Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(516) 932-4400 400 Jericho Tpke
Suite 226
Jericho, NY 11753
Business, Foreclosure Defense, IP and Landlord Tenant
The Law Offices of Bradley D. Schnur, Esq., P.C. is a hands-on, attentive law firm that pays attention to its clients. We lay out options for our clients and describe the different scenarios under each option, allowing the client to make an informed decision. We are diligent, complete, and loyal, and we genuinely care about each of our clients. Quite often the call of duty requires us to develop innovative solutions to even the most common legal issues. We carefully assess the facts of each case to develop a well-reasoned legal strategy.

Many of our clients are small businesses and individuals...
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