Practice Areas

Divorce and Family Law

I represent clients in divorces, both contested and uncontested, and have experience handling divorces for high-net-worth individuals.  I also represent clients in custody, child support, guardianship, neglect, and grandparent visitation actions in New York Family Court.

Real Estate Law

I represent clients in residential and commercial real estate transactions, in most cases for a cost-effective flat fee.  Those transactions can include preparation of mortgages, leases, and other contracts as part of the closing.  I also represent clients in all types of real estate litigation, including property tax grievances, property ownership disputes, and landlord-tenant disputes.  And I assist clients with the land use planning and approval process before town zoning and planning boards.

Business & Employment Law

I provide a variety of legal services for the day-to-day needs of small businesses, including formation of corporation/LLC/partnership entities, drafting and reviewing contracts, and representing businesses in breach of contract, employment, and collections lawsuits.

DWI / Criminal Defense

I represent defendants in all types of felony, misdemeanor, and Vehicle & Traffic Law cases, including DWI cases.  I have over a decade of experience representing defendants in federal and state courts in New York, both at the trial and appellate levels.

Estate Planning & Administration

I assist clients with their estate planning needs, including drafting wills and trusts.  I also represent parties in Surrogate's Court proceedings.

Civil Litigation

I also represent clients in other types of civil litigation, including lawsuits involving fraud, breach of contract, attorney malpractice, and various other civil claims.