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Harry M. Forman

Harry M. Forman

Practice areas:

Domestic Violence, Criminal Defense, Child Custody, Licensing, Immigration

About Me

I AIN'T PLAYIN'! With over 42 years of experience, I have successfully represented thousands of clients who were charged with all types of crimes ranging from DWI to Murder. I also handle child custody, visitation, orders of protection and Liquor Licensing matters. Lawyers.Com has given me the highest ratings for both Client Reviews and Peer Reviews from other lawyers and judges. When you hire my firm, you hire me. CALL NOW!


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1973

  1. Child Custody: 30%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Domestic Violence: 30%
  4. Immigration: 5%
  5. Licensing: 5%



Free Consultation (20 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Eric Zev Reimer

    Mr. Forman is a terrific lawyer with a long held excellent reputation in area courts. I endorse him highly.


    Eric Reimer Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • David M. Colgan

    I have known and worked with Harry in one capacity or another for over 15 years. He is a lawyer with unparralled ability and ethics and is committed to getting the best results for every client. I endorse this lawyer.


    David Colgan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Harry M. Forman Attorney at Law

840 Grand Concourse
Suite 1A
Bronx, NY, 10451-2914



NYCurrently registered 197303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Superb AttorneyAvvo rating badge2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Certified MemberNew York Sate Family Court Panel1982
Certified MemberNYS Supreme Court Misdemeanor Panel1982
Certified MemberNYS Supreme Court Felony Panel1982
certified memberNYS Supreme Court Homicide Panel1982
AdmittanceSupreme Court of the United States1976
AdmittanceUnited States Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit1976
AdmittanceUnited States District Court SDNY1976
AdmittanceUnited States District Court EDNY1976
AdmittanceNew York State Bar1973

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Harry M Forman1980 - Present
AttorneyThe Legal Aid Society Criminal Defense Division1972 - 1980


Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Defenders AssociationMemberN/A
Bronx County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Bronx Family Court Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. EvansDismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesBasic Procedures For Criminal Cases in New York2014


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
Long Island UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1969