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Posted by Susan, a Child Custody client, Flag
I hired Steve Mandel and his firm to handle a very complicated interstate and international situation for me. From the very start they were kind and compassionate BEYOND MEASURE. The entire team. From his wife to his partners I was treated like family. I ended up working mostly with Karen and this woman saved my sanity while she went to work FIGHTING for me and the safety of my children. I feel like this firm saved both my children and also myself. They return calls IMMEDIATELY, they answer every question you have, they bill honestly, they talk to you like you are a human and not just a client. I truly can not say enough good things about this firm and their manner in doing business. YOU ARE IN THE BEST HANDS with this firm ! There is NO better.
Posted by Arthur, a Divorce client, Flag
I found Mr. Mandel very ethical attorney who was not only representing my case but actively helping during most difficult time of my life. He was exploring all the possible options without aggravating the opposing party, reaching there several times trying to calm the case down. I was even adviced by him how to avoid unnecessary expenses. He was able to deliever much better results than I was expecting. He is very professional and able to aggressively fight for his client if needed.
I was very lucky to have him on my case from very beginning. Thank You, Again.
Posted by Jeanette, a Child Support client, Flag
Steve is as honorable as he is a great attorney. When fighting for you, he is confident, thorough and delivers results. Out of the courtroom, he is genuinely a compassionate and thoughtful person, who is whole-heartedly on your side. I wish we had hired him sooner!
Posted by Dawne, a Immigration client, Flag
Steven Mandel and his law firm have helped me and my family with several different matters. His firm was there at the beginning of my relationship with a pre-nup and then with immigration for my husband, and has supported me emotionally and practically with the thoughts of my divorce. They are professional and knowledgable in all areas.
Posted by Jenevieve, a Child Custody client, Flag
It is with great enthusiasm that I can say without a doubt that Steve Mandel is one of the finest people anyone can ever be lucky enough to have as their attorney. It’s not just his calm reassuring professionalism—it’s his contagious winning attitude.
When I first met Steve, I was in the depths of despair feeling scared and vulnerable, but from my very first contact, Steve Mandel made me feel that he was there for me. With all of the thousands of lawyers in New York you will find no one as special, indeed as inspirational as Steve Mandel. I quickly developed a confident winning attitude and it hasn’t left me since. There’s just something about knowing that someone this special is in your corner that keeps you inspired long after your case has been won.
His reputation for truth, reliability, and knowledge can not be overstated or surpassed and I am proud to recommend Steve Mandel and his team of professionals, he sincerely means it when he says he is “there for you all ways and always.”
Posted by Vincent, a Divorce client, Flag
I have been using The Mandel Law Firm for 3+ years. I have come to know several of the lawyers and staff and interacted with many directly with more than satisfactory results. Steve's broad experience in the legal sense and moreover his sense of what I need to think about and not think about is delivered in a frank and caring manner. Their expertise may be centered on Family Law but beyond that, I've found them more than compitent.
Posted by Patricia, a Discrimination client, Flag
When I needed someone to help me with my Will, I was referred to Steven Mandel. He helped me with that, charged me a reasonable fee and gained my confidence because I felt he was intelligent and knowledgeable. More than that however, he seemed to be a good Human Being - which is hard to say about many attorneys.
Since that first meeting, Mr. Mandel helped me with several other important matters, including successfully representing me in a very difficult and upsetting Age Discrimination lawsuit which I was forced to file against my employer of many years.
Through every matter that Mr. Mandel has handled for me, he has acted only with my best interest in mind. As I say in the title of this review, I found him to be completely trustworthy, ethical, fair, extremely intelligent and very knowledgeable of the law. Additionally Mr. Mandel has handled all of my cases in a very expeditious manner, unlike many attorneys who will drag things out for whatever reason they may have to do so.
I would recommend The Mandel Law Firm to anyone who is seeking an excellent and honest attorney.
Posted by Warren, a Business client, Flag
I have worked with Steven and his law firm for many years..he is the best lawyer I have ever worked with over the years...and a top notch person as well. Would recommend him to anyone looking for a good lawyer and law ferm and person. Warren Weideman
Posted by Lee, a Divorce client, Flag
Steve Mandel is a well respected family law attorney. His excellent and comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of family law has not only helped me, but I have referred many people to him - all of whom were very pleased with his services. He is professional and listens to his clients needs (problems) and discusses all alternatives and possible outcomes available. In court he quickly assesses the issues at hand and aggressively fights for his clients. I highly recommend Steve Mandel not only for family law (divorce, custody, etc), but for any legal matter you have.
Posted by Ronald, a Wills client, Flag
It is rare to find a friend let alone an attorney with such warmth compassion, honesty and knowledge as Mr. Mandel. As to knowledge, few attorneys can attest to winning in the Supreme Court. I met Mr. Mandel many years ago on a professional level ,and have considered him a friend I can always call ever since. He is truly a gift in men. As well as a superior attorney.
Posted by Ricardo, a Child Support client, Flag
Steven Mandel doesn't tell you what to do, he makes what you want to do possible.
The Mandel team guided me through a difficult family litigation and the outcome was in my favor while retaining dignity and integrity. I highly recommend his firm.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
I had what I thought was a simple divorce. I met with Steve Mandel and was immediately impressed. He seemed to know exactly what to do and I loved his office. But I thought that since my husband and I agreed on most things I could use a cheaper lawyer. I was soooo wrong. It became a disaster and the lawyer I had clearly was not up to the task and was billing me for work that didn’t need to be done.
After 6 months of this, I swallowed my pride and went back to Steve. He made me feel comfortable and set out a plan after asking him to give me a WISH list, WANT list and NEED list. Since Steve knew exactly what he was doing and was so efficient with his time, it probably cost me less than I would have spent had I stayed with the other lawyer. And Steve uncovered “hidden assets” so I got more than I ever imagined I would have.
The bottom line is that he even though Steve may charge more per hour than some bargain lawyers out there, he’ll get you great results for no more money in the end.
Posted by a Child Custody client, Flag
The best decision I ever made when deciding to divorce was hiring Steve Mandel as my attorney. I felt that Steve was there for me 24/7. His expert guidance, reassuring nature, thorough knowledge of the law (and even bad jokes) was exactly what I needed to win custody of my children and keep me sane in the process
I will always be in your debt. THANK YOU, Steve for EVERYTHING!
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
I worked with Steven on a dual jurisdictional marital issue. He's very patient and knowledgeable. His work is diligent and time. He's very fair. I recommend him highly.
Posted by Heym, a Civil Rights client, Flag
Had a painful lawsuit against my former employer. Mr. Mandel handled my case efficiently and professionally, while also giving me the feeling that he cares about his clients as human beings not just a paycheck. Settled my case for me entirely to my satisfaction. I would recommend this firm to anyone looking for a lawyer who is both knowledgeable and a kind person.