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Sharmine Persaud

Sharmine Persaud

Practice areas:

Social Security, Workers Compensation

Sharmine Persaud

About Me

"I am passionate about my work and my practice. I understand and can relate to our client’s disability because I suffered through Stage 2 cancer. I feel compassion for disabled people having experienced hard times and the dark reality of being unable to support oneself due to illness. It has now been 7 years for me and I survived cancer!" - Sharmine Persaud

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Social Security: 60%
    26 years
  2. Workers Compensation: 40%
    26 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

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    I have been professionally associated with Sharmine Persaud for over twenty years. I not only consider her an extremely competent attorney and leader in her area of law, but, a friend, as well. Without any reservation whatsoever, I refer my clients in need of assistance with Social Security Disability, Workers Compensation claims and Disabled Veteran's Benefits claims to Sharmine. I wholeheartedly endorse Sharmine and highly recommend her expertise and experience to my colleagues in the profession and to the general public.

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    Gerald Levano Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Leonard Bernard Feld

    Ms. Persaud is an intelligent and dignified attorney who is well experienced in workers' compensation law. She only represents injured workers and is well respected by the Judges who decide these kinds of claims. Leonard B. Feld

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    Leonard Feld Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Sharmine Persaud - Law Office

1105 Route 110
Farmingdale, NY, 11735-4818

Law Office of Sharmine Persaud

1105 Route 110
Farmingdale, NY, 11735-4818

Law office of Sharmine Persaud

1105 Route 110
Farmingdale, NY, 11735-4818

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 199003/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Young Women in LawSwitzer Foundation Scholarship Award1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateFusco, Brandenstein & Rada, PC1991 - 1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Veterans Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Suffolk County Bar AssociationPast Co-chair2009 - 2011
Suffolk County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1999 - Present
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMember & 2nd Circuit Representative1998 - Present
New York County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Primiani v. AstrueWe won

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Suffolk County Bar AssociationPost-humous child's benefits2012
The Suffolk LawyerSupreme Court Decides Survivor's Benefits2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Syracuse University College of LawLaw DegreeJD - Juris Doctor1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced Workers' CompensationWinning Total Industrial Disability in a WC case2014
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesDemystifying & Cross-examination of the Voc Expert2013
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesFiling the Internet Application2013