I have been a practicing attorney in the States of New York and New Jersey for over... more
I have been a practicing attorney in the States of New York and New Jersey for over 25 years. My first full-time position of employment upon graduating law school was as an Assistant District Attorney in the Office of the District Attorney of Bronx County. Since 1988 I have been a principal of a general practice law firm in Westchester County, New York.
Jose A. Rodriguez has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York since... more
Jose A. Rodriguez has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York since 1978. Shortly after passing the Bar and being admitted to Practice Law he founded the Law Firm Rodriguez & Leid, P.C. where he practiced until 2002. In 2002 he founded, with his daughter, Alisa Fuentes, the law firm Rodriguez & Fuentes, P.C. However, in 2010 Ms. Fuentes, was appointed Deputy City Clerk for the... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.