Deborah Kaminetzky is the founder of Kaminetzky Law & Mediation, P.C. located in Woodmere, New York. Prior to starting the firm Deborah worked at the New York Department of Consumer Affairs where she was responsible for prosecuting unlicensed home improvement contractors and negotiating settlements for consumers as well as a boutique law firm in Cedarhurst, New York
Ms. Kaminetzky is a member of the New York State Bar Association (Business Law, Dispute Resolution, Family Law, Friends of the Committee on Cannabis Law, General Practice, and Trusts and Estates Sections and serves on the Law Practice Management Committee), Nassau County Bar Association (where she served as Chair of the General, Solo and Small Law Practice Management Committee), National Association of Divorce Professionals (Social Media Chair), New York State Council on Divorce Mediation (Publications Committee), Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York, Nassau County Women’s Bar Association.
Deborah serves on the Board of Directors of the Yashar Attorney and Judges Chapter of Hadassah as Treasurer. She is also an active member of the UJA LI Business & Professional Leaders Division. Deborah graduated from NY Law School in 1991 and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1986. Ms. Kaminetzky was admitted to the First Department in 1991, and The United States Supreme Court Bar in February of 2015.
Deborah served on the Matrimonial fee dispute arbitration panel for Nassau County. She is an experienced certified mediator, having completed basic, advanced and divorce mediation certificate programs all from the New York Peace Institute.
Deborah is a frequent speaker and published writer on topics including matrimonial law, estate planning law, small business law, fee arbitration, commercial leasing, tax law for flow through businesses, digital marketing, technology and social media use, and legal ethics.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Leadership Award||Yashar Chapter of Hadassah||2019|
|New York Metro Superlawyers||Super Lawyers||2019|
|Power Women 2018||Long Island Press||2018|
|New York Metro Superlawyers||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Founder||Kaminetzky Law & Mediation, P.C.||2009 - 2020|
|Associate||Weisman Law Group, P.C.||2006 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Nassau County Bar Association||Chair, General Solo & Small Law Practice Management Committee||2017 - 2019|
|New York State Bar Association||Member Law Practice Management Committee||2016 - 2020|
|Nassau County Bar Association||Chair, Technology & Practice Management Committee||2015 - 2017|
|New York State Bar Association Journal||Lawyer as Employer: The Business Decisions Involved With Getting Help For Your Firm||2018|
|New York State Bar Association Elder Law Journal||Thinking of Going Solo? Be Prepared to Practice Law and Run a Business!||2017|
|New York Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||1991|
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1986|
|Technology For Law Practice||Technology||2018|
|Nassau Chapter Ed Talk||The Millennial Client||2018|
|Bridge The Gap||Fee Arbitration||2017|
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