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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Litigation: 100%

Attorney endorsements

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    Pedro Rivera is an excellent litigator and expert negotiator. Pedro was my supervisor in landlord-tenant court in Kings County. He was very knowledgeable, professional, and well-respected by his peers and judges. I endorse him.

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    Phillip Azachi Commercial Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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    Pedro and I worked together at the New York State Tenant Protection Unit. He is a dedicated professional, who is scholarly and pragmatic and results driven.

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    George Santana Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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NYS Homes & Community Renewal

Gertz Plaza
Queens, NY, 11433

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200503/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2013 Rising StarsThe Hispanic Coalition of New York2013
Senior FellowUnited Way of New York City2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior AttorneyNYS Homes & Community Renewal2013 - Present
Attorney & Counselor at LawThe Law Office of Pedro A. Rivera2007 - 2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws2013
City University of New York School of Law at Queens CollegeLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Young Lawyers InstituteStarting a low bono in your area2009