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Matthew Scott Porges

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Foreclosure, Commercial, Landlord & Tenant, Real Estate

About Me

We are a full service
law firm handling all of you legal needs within New York.   We focus on
representing employees in state and federal courts and before the Equal
Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the New York State Division of
Human Rights, and other administrative bodies.  However, we are
available to handle any kind of legal matter, no matter how big or
small.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Employment & Labor: 50%
    10 years
  2. Foreclosure: 25%
    4 years
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 10%
    5 years
  4. Commercial: 10%
    9 years
  5. Real Estate: 5%
    3 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Nataliya I. Gavlin

    I endorse this lawyer.Excellent attorney with a great level of professionalism and experience.

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  • Daniel R. Antonelli

    Matt is a dedicated and ambitious attorney who sincerely cares about his clients and their legal needs.

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Contact Info

Law Office of Matthew S. Porges, Esq.

641 President Street, Suite 205
Brooklyn, NY, 11215

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 200503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
CALI Excellence for the Future Award-Employment LawCALI2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Matthew S. Porges, Esq.2011 - Present
AssociateMallilo & Grossman, Esqs.2010 - 2011
AssociateLeeds Morelli & Brown2005 - 2010

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Brooklyn Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Lesbian and Gay Law Association of Greater New YorkMember2012 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association (New York chapter)Member2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Fishman v. TBTAJury Verdict - $700K+
Pagan v. RamirezAll claims dismissed and complete verdict for my client
Cadlerock v. KierstedtAppellate decision for client

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Brooklyn Daily EagleFormer reBar owner sentenced to jail for tax fraud2014
New York TimesJury Awards Former Tunnel Worker $735,000 in Discrimination Case2008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2004
Brandeis UniversitySociology; Legal Studies; Women's StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
On-lineUnderstanding Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 19642015
Brooklyn Bar Association CLENuts & Bolts of an Employment Termination Case2015
Bridge the GapEmployment Law2015
Brooklyn Bar Association CLETrends in the #Workplace: Social Media and Employment Law2013