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Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 40%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Real Estate: 20%
  4. State & Local Law: 15%

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O'Connell & Riley

144 East Central Avenue
Pearl River, NY, 10965


NYCurrently registered 196903/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
Citizen of the Year (With Partner James Riley)Our Town Newspaper/Town of Orangetown, NY2000
BV Rated since 1980Martindale-Hubbell2000
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1997
Certified Financial PlannerNational Institute of Certified Financial Planners1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Town AttorneyTown of Orangetown1996 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/A2011 - Present
National Association of Estate Planners and CouncilsMember2011 - Present
National Association of Estate Planning CouncilsAccredited Estate Planner1992 - Present
Board of Adjustment, Borough of Edgewater, New jerseyMember1984 - 1987
Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section; Committee on Non-Profit CorporationMember1982 - Present
American Bar Association, Committee on Non-Profit CorporationMember1982 - Present
Rockland County Bar Association-Elder Law ComitteeeMemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationTrust and Estates Section, Elder Law SectionN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St John's University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
City University of New York, Hunter CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1965
Speaking engagements
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