Skip to main content
Jeffrey Mitchell Binder

Jeffrey Mitchell Binder

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Immigration, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Election Campaigns & Political Law

About Me

I bring everything I know about litigation into whatever situation arises so that I can be the most effective advocate for my client. Whether it is criminal defense or defending a debtor in bankruptcy, I fight for every possible good result for my clients.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Portuguese

Photos and Videos

942591 1254857635

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    16 years, 500 cases
  2. Immigration: 20%
    14 years, 150 cases
  3. Election Campaigns & Political Law: 5%
    16 years, 50 cases
  4. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 5%
    11 years, 15 cases



Hourly ($250-350/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Matthew Rice

    Jeff is the best in the business bar none, highly recommended.


    Matthew Rice Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • No photo

    I endorse this lawyer. In addition to doing all forms of Bankruptcy, he also does Immigration law and family law. He is a kind and good lawyer.


    Lawrence Horowitz
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

68 E Post Rd Ste 200
White Plains, NY, 10601-4621



NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 199703/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean's ListFordham University School of Law1996
Dean's ListThe Johns Hopkins University1988

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
CommissionerWhite Plains Housing Authority2003 - 2007
Chief Counsel to New York State Senator Roy M. GoodmanNew York State Senate1999 - 2001
President and CEOJeffrey M. Binder, PC & Associates1999 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyKings County District Attorney's Office1996 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2009 - Present
New York State Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2009 - Present
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2009 - Present
Westchester County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. OrtizDismissal

See all Legal Cases 


Publication NameTitleDate
The Riverdale PressCan Bankruptcy Be A Good Thing?2009
The Journal NewsBring Global Market Home Invest in EB-5 Program2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
The Johns Hopkins UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Chapter Meeting of League of Women VotersConstitutional Law -- The Electoral College2009