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Practice Areas


  1. Litigation: 25%
    19 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 25%
    19 years
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
    19 years
  4. Real Estate: 15%
    19 years
  5. Construction & Development: 15%
    19 years



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Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Joseph Paul Petito

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Lyder has in-depth knowledge in the areas of Business Law and Litigation. He is a local attorney, that knows the in-and-outs of the local Court systems.


    Joseph Petito DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mark Jeffrey Bunim

    I endorse this lawyer. He is diligent, thoughtful, caring and dedicated.


    Mark Bunim Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Law Office of James K. Lyder

11 Gardner Hollow Road Extension
2nd Floor
Poughquag, NY, 12570


NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Clients' Choice AwardAVVO2014
Top ContributorAVVO2013
Clients' Choice AwardAVVO2013
Environmental Law CertificatePace University School of Law1995
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerLaw Office of James K. Lyder2011 - Present
PartnerLyder & Scalise LLP2006 - 2011
PartnerGetman Lyder & Scalise LLP1999 - 2006
AssociateGetman & Scalise1996 - 1999
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Dutchess County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pace University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995