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Luis Andrew Penichet
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Luis Andrew Penichet

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    36 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 35%
    36 years
  3. Child Custody: 15%
    36 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($450/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

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    Anthony Saline Social Security Attorney
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  • Steven Jay Mandel

    I endorse this lawyer. Luis was my adversary in a hotly contested, high net worth, emotionally charged case. This matter never would have been resolved as amicably and expeditiously as it had if not for his expertise. Thank you, Luis!

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    Steven Mandel Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

THE PENICHET FIRM, P.C.

140 Grand Street, Suite 401
White Plains, NY, 10601

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 198003/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2011
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2010
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICAWoodward/White, Inc.2009
NEW YORK AREAS BEST LAWYERSNew York Magazine2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICAWoodward/White, Inc.2008
NEW YORK AREAS BEST LAWYERSNew York Magazine2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
NEW YORK AREAS BEST LAWYERSNew York Magazine2007
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICAWoodward/White, Inc.2007
NEW YORK AREAS BEST LAWYERSNew York Magazine2006
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICAWoodward/White, Inc.2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICAWoodward/White, Inc.2005
NEW YORK AREAS BEST LAWYERSNew York Magazine2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
United States Law Week AwardBNA1979

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerTHE PENICHET FIRM, P.C.1999 - Present
PartnerMIANO & PENICHET, ESQS1983 - 1999
Assistant District AttorneyBRONX DISTRICT ATTORNEYS OFFICE1979 - 1983

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Greivence Committe Ninth Judicial DistrictMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
New York State Defenders AssociationMemberN/A
Westchester County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Fordham UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976