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Moumita Rahman, Esq., received her Juris Doctor from New York Law School, where she served as a past President of the NYLS South Asian Law Students Association, and as an Executive Editor of the NYLS Moot Court Association.  Ms. Rahman competed successfully in several moot court competitions across the country.


Ms. Rahman received her Bachelor of Arts from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where she received several awards for campus leadership and academic achievement, including the William McElvaney Award for Peace and Justice in 2003.


Prior to starting her own practice, Ms. Rahman worked as a Bankruptcy and Litigation Associate for a small-sized law firm, where she gained extensive experience in filing bankruptcies and handling personal injury matters. Ms. Rahman now practices in the areas of Bankruptcy, Litigation, and Estate Planning, but can assist clients in various other areas of the law.   In addition, Ms. Rahman provides pro bono services to the New York City Bankruptcy Assistance Project.

Ms. Rahman brings with her a unique perspective and understanding as a second-generation immigrant of Bangladeshi descent, and is firmly committed to building strong community values.  She is fluent in both English and Bengali.


Ms. Rahman is admitted to practice law in the following jurisdictions:

-          New York State

-          United States District Court, Southern District of New York

-          United States District Court, Eastern District of New York


Ms. Rahman is a member of the following professional associations:


-          National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

-          New York State Bar Association

-          American Immigration Lawyers Association



Languages spoken: Bengali, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 45%
    6 years
  2. Immigration: 45%
    6 years
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 10%
    6 years



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

10 total 

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  • Kyce Siddiqi

    I endorse this lawyer. She is a very dedicated and intelligent attorney who goes the extra mile.


    Kyce Siddiqi Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Jennifer Addonizio Rozen

    Moumita is a competent and personable immigration attorney. I regularly refer my clients and friends to her and will continue to do so.


    Jennifer Rozen Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Law Firm of Moumita Rahman, PLLC

26 Broadway, 21st Floor
New York, NY, 10004


NYCurrently registered 201003/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
William MacElvaney Peace and Justice AwardSouthern Methodist University Office of the Chaplain2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyBarr, Post & Associates2009 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2013 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Trustee Soneet R. Kapila v. Spiegelworld LLCMs. Rahman moved the court for summary judgment. Her motion was granted after oral arguments, and the case against her client was dismissed.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJuris Doctor2009
Southern Methodist UniversityN/ABachelor of Arts2004