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Matthew Scott Seidner

Matthew Scott Seidner

also known as Matthew S. Seidner

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Estate Planning, Family, Elder Law

About Me

Selecting the right lawyer can determine the outcome of your case. When a client selects an attorney, they are often doing so at a very stressful time in their life and it is usually a major investment.  Our firm understands that.  Every client should feel that they matter because they do at Seidner & Associates, PC.  We hope that theevaluations by other clients and attorneys speak for themselves.  Our attorneys look forward to meeting with you in person.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Elder Law: 25%
  2. Family: 25%
  3. Estate Planning: 25%
  4. Divorce & Separation: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Thomas Weiss

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Seidner for a while now and his work and understanding of the law are exceptional.

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    Thomas Weiss Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Eyal Talassazan

    I endorse this lawyer. Matt is hard working and a true professional. He advocates to the best of his ability for his clients while at the same time showing respect to the court and to opposing counsel.

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    Eyal Talassazan Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices of Seidner & Associates, PC

100 Quentin Roosevelt Boulevard
Suite 501
Garden City, NY, 11530

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best New York LawyerThe Global Directory of Who's Who2015
10 Best Under 40American Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Nation's Top One PerentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2015
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
Lead Counsel RatedLead Counsel2014
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2013
A+ Ratingbetter business burearu2013
Dean's ListBenjamin N. Cardozo School of Law1999
Heyman ScholarBenjamin N. Cardozo School of Law1999
Dean's ListState University of New York at Stony Brook1997
MemberSigma Beta Honor Society1996

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Part 36 Member in Nassau and QueensNew York State Court Guardianship Panel2012 - 2013
OwnerSeidner & Associates, PC2006 - Present
AssociateFitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto2002 - 2006

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
Lead Counsel RatedLead Counsel2013 - Present
LawlineFaculty2013 - Present
Incorporated Village of Munsey ParkTrustee2013 - 2013
National Association of Elder Law AttorneysMember2013 - Present
Law and Procedure Steering Committee for Nassau Family CourtMember2012 - Present
Nassau County Bar Association, Elder Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Nassau County Bar Association, Matrimonial Law CommitteeMember2010 - Present
Incorporated Village of Munsey ParkMember of Zoning Board of Appeals2009 - 2013
Nassau County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Weinmann v. WardDefeat Motion to Dismiss
Matter of the Estate of Dorothy VictorDefeat Motion for Summary Judgment
McKenna v. BonillaObtain Custody for Mother

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Bender CiccottoNew Mortgage Closing Rules2010
Nassau LawyerReverse Mortgages Offer Senior Homeowners a Better Quality of Life2007

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
State University of New York at Stony BrookMulti-Bio, Chem, Pol.Sci.BA1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Medicaid PlanningAsset Protection2014
Medicaid Planning for Elder ClientsMedicaid Planning2013
SCOPE Adult and Continuing EducationElder Law/Mortgages2008
Reverse Mortgages for SeniorsReverse Mortgages for Seniors2008