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Michael David Siegel

also known as Michael D. Siegel, Michael Siegel

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Probate, Business, Commercial, Real Estate… more 

Michael Siegel

About Me

We are a husband and wife practicing law together.  We were both trained and practiced for many years at large law firms.  It is our firm's mission to combine large firm quality service with personal attention and caring for clients and their problems.  If you have a legal problem, call us and let our family help you and your family.



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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 30%
    25 years, 500 cases
  2. Business: 20%
    25 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  3. Probate: 20%
    25 years, 200 cases
  4. Commercial: 15%
    25 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 15%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300/hour), Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Alexandra Vera Tseitlin

    I endorse this lawyer. I referred a number of cases to Michael Siegel and all my clients were very happy with the work he has done for them. I also know another attorney who worked with Michael and held his expertise in high regard.

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    Alexandra Tseitlin Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Melinda Dee Middlebrooks

    Michael Siegel, Esq. has the experience and ability to effectively represent his clients in bankruptcy, litigation and real estate. Michael's professional background makes him uniquely well-qualified and knowledgeable regarding the legal hurdles clients must overcome to achieve successful outcomes and navigate the legal process. I endorse Michael Siegel, Esq.

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    Melinda Middlebrooks Debt & Lending Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Siegel & Siegel, P.C.

One Penn Plaza
Suite 2414
New York, NY, 10119

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199005/29/2015
NYCurrently registered 199003/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
10.0 Highest Superb RatingAvvo2011
Coach of the YearCold Spring Harbor Huntington Soccer Club2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerSiegel & Siegel, P.C.1999 - Present
AssociateMcCarter & English1992 - 1999
AssociateMilbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy1990 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Online Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Lawyers.comBoard Guide2003 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of New YorkMember2002 - Present
Bar of the United States Supreme CourtMember1999 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Third CircuitMember1999 - Present
Brooklyn Bar AssociationChairperson, Committee on Legal Referral Service1999 - 2004
United States Court of Appeals for the Second CircuitMember1998 - Present
Essex County Bar AssociationMember1992 - 1998
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkMember1990 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkMember1990 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
University of Illinois Alumni AssociationMember1986 - Present
National Eagle Scout AssociationN/A1981 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Menon v. MenonSuccess
Dalmacy v. DalmacySuccess
Southwest Services v. MaSuccess

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Village TattlerCrooked Teeth, Crooked Dentist2010
Half Hollow Hills PapersDentist Bankruptcy2010
Crains NYMortgage Crisis2008
New York TimesLottery Winner2000
Washington PostFreeze on Funds2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Columbia UniversityPolitical ScienceMA - Masters1987
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1986
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Semi-Monthly Web ChatBankruptcy Law2011
Internet ChatDebtor and Creditor Issues2010
Semi-Monthly Web ChatBankruptcy Law2009
Semi-Monthly Web ChatBankruptcy Law2008