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Virginia Giselle Alvarez

Virginia Giselle Alvarez

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, General Practice, Car Accidents

About Me

Throughout my years practicing law I have realized that quality representation needs to be partnered with concern.  Often we are dealing with people's livelihoods, their families and matters that could have a far reaching affect.  It is my aim to insure that my clients fully understood all aspects of their case and that they make informed decisions.

I am ready to fight for you and to insure that the outcome is the best possible resolution given the unique circumstances of your case.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, American Sign Language

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Family: 75%
    11 years, 110 cases
  2. Divorce & Separation: 10%
    11 years, 75 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    10 years, 70 cases
  4. General Practice: 4%
    10 years, 90 cases
  5. Car Accidents: 1%
    10 years, 15 cases



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Alvarez NY Law

233 Broadway,
Suite 10279
New York, NY, 10279


NYCurrently registered 200503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Family Law ClinicCALI Award for Academic Excellence2004
Service to the BarTouro Law Center2004
Puublic ServiceTouro Law Center2004
Oral AdvocacyCALI Award for Academic Excellence2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateWilens & Baker2011 - 2012
OwnerLaw Office of Virginia G. Alvarez2011 - Present
AssociateThe Portela Law Firm, PC2007 - 2011
AssociateMichael Jannuzzi2006 - 2007
AssociateRoe, Wallace, Esteve, Taroff & Taitz, LLP2003 - 2006
Law ClerkPublishers Clearinghouse2003 - 2004
Summer AssociateUnited States Attorny EDNY2002 - 2002

Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York County Lawyers' AssociationMember2004 - Present
Queens County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Golden Lion SocietyMember2004 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
NYCLABraving the Solo2013

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Missouri (Kansas City, MO)Education and Research PsychologyMA - Masters2000
Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)PsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Career DayPracticing Law2012
Community Law ProgramBasic Legal Issues in Business2009