Also known as Jim Riley

James K. Riley

James K. Riley

Estate Planning Attorney
Pearl River, NY




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About Me

I am an attorney and partner in the law firm of O'Connell Riley in Pearl River, N.Y and also Montvale, N.J. I help my personal clients in the areas of estate planning, elder law planning, and personal injury matters. I have been an AdjunctProfessor in estate planning, elderplanning, and financial planning at Pace University in White Plains since 1992 and I also serve as an Adjunct...

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Practice Areas

Client Reviews

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Recent Estate Settlement

Posted by: Donald about 3 years ago.

Jim and especially his paralegal Angela were superb and top quality professionals handling the recent settlement of a family estate for me. They...

Estate Planning

Posted by: a Estate Planning client over 3 years ago.

My family has known Mr. Riley for over 30 years and have trusted him to handle all of our affairs, most recently for my own estate planning as well...
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Brad Michael Micklin
Brad Micklin

Nutley, NJ

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

James Riley is an experienced attorney whose participation and comments in Avvo show his commitment to serving clients as well as his level of...
James M. Kosakow
James Kosakow

New York, NY

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer.
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1982 License Status: Active for the state of New Jersey.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/30/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1978 – present

O'Connell & Riley Attorneys At Law


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1970 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Rutgers University School of Law


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2010 Super Lawyer

New York Super Lawyers


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2010- present Adjunct Associate Professor/Education Law

Pace University, Pleasantville, NY

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1998 A Strange Case of Mistaken Identity

New York State Bar Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2015 Legal Planning for Clients--Hot Topics From The Experts

at 2015 Annual Conference New York State Bar Association

2014 Due Process and Special Education Law

at National Business Institute

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