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Michael Allan Levy

Mediation Attorney at UNIONDALE, NY

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  • State Years
    New York - NY 55 years
    Connecticut - CT 56 years
  • Licensed for 55 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1968
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 56 years
    State CT
    Acquired 1967
    Status
    Retired No misconduct found

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

About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Mediation
    50%
    Commercial, employment and labor mediator

    19 years, 130 cases

  2. Arbitration
    20%
    Complex Commercial arbitration

    33 years, 50 cases

  3. Litigation
    20%

    43 years, 200 cases

  4. Contracts and agreements
    10%

    57 years, 500 cases

CAMS’ founder and CEO is Michael A. Levy, Esq. He is a graduate of Boston University School of Law and holds a Master of Laws degree in Taxation from New York University School of Law. Mr. Levy has created business entities for clients, assisted them in public offerings of securities, represented them in mergers, acquisitions and other business combinations and transactions, drafted complex corporate, partnership and LLC governance agreements, and has acted as legal counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants in a myriad of business litigations. HIs practice as an attorney also includes a background in taxation, retirement and estate planning and a host of other personal, corporate and business legal matters. He is also an experienced trusts and estates litigator. Mr. Levy’s experience as a neutral began in the late 1980s, first as an arbitrator on the panel of neutrals of the National Association of Securities Dealers (now FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) where he served as a sole arbitrator and chair of arbitration panels hearing securities arbitration cases. In the early 1990s, he became a member of the American Arbitration Association’s (AAA) Commercial Panel of Arbitrators. He continues to serve on the AAA’s Large, Complex Case Panel. As an arbitrator, Mr. Levy has served on both domestic and international cases in a wide range of matters that have included strip mining activities, communications satellite transponder leases, hazardous substance claims, professional and business partnership and shareholder disputes, franchise agreements, retirement plan benefit claims and more. In his mediation practice, Mr. Levy has helped resolve a broad spectrum of legal contests, including among them shareholder and partnership disputes, environmental contamination claims, breach of contract actions, wrongful arrest claims asserted against both private and municipal defendants, and numerous other cases.

Location

CAMS (mediation and arbitration)
1201 RXR PLAZA
UNIONDALE, NY, 11556
Westerman Ball Ederer Miller Zucker & Sharfstein, LLP
1201 Rxr Plz
Uniondale, NY, 11556-1103
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Posted by Paul - Architect & Professor | August 13, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
A Consumate Professional
Michael Levy Esq. - A thoughtful and thorough attorney always paying timely attention to my legal matter . Made smart and balanced legal analysis and presented his thinking and evaluation to me in a clear and comprehensible way . Professional but strong and "tough" in his advocacy of my interests.

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AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Education

  • New York University School of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1968
  • Boston University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1967

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Matter of Piekos v Home Studio
  • Matter of Johnsen v ACP Distrib., Inc.

Associations

  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • ADR Advisory Council Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • N/A
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • N/A
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • Mediator Advisory Committee Member
  • 2014 - 2016
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Honors and Awards

  • AV
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017

Publications

  • CAMS
  • THE CASE FOR MEDIATION OF BUSINESS DISPUTES: CONSIDERING THE ODDS
  • 2013
  • CAMS
  • MEDIATION: A REASONABLE AND COST-EFFECTIVE ALTERNATIVE TO COURT?
  • 2011
  • New York Law Journal
  • Filing Claims in the Madoff Matter: Potential Booby Trap for Investors?
  • 2009
  • The Attorney of Nassau County
  • “Estate Planning for the General Practitioner
  • 1994
  • The Attorney of Nassau County
  • American Arbitration Association
  • 1993
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Speaking Engagements

  • Dean’s Hour (CLE)
  • The ABC’s of Drafting Arbitration Clauses
  • 2007
  • American Arbitration Association meeting (CLE)
  • The Role of the Arbitrator in Expediting the Process
  • 2003

Attorney endorsements

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Arbitration Attorney | Aug 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Michael has an extraordinary ability to frame the critical issues and get to the heart of the matter. He is always well prepared and well able to intelligently bring about a reasonable resolution to a dispute. I recommend him highly"
Mediation Attorney | Jul 25
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I've been privileged to observe Michael in action in a number of mediations, and can attest to his excellent mediation skills and devotion to the process. I endorse him without reservation."
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UNIONDALE Mediation Lawyer Michael Allan Levy
Michael Allan Levy
Mediation Attorney
UNIONDALE, NY
Licensed for 56 years