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Richard B. Ancowitz

Employment and labor Attorney at Albany, NY

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About Richard

Learn Richard’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    90%
    Practice limited almost entirely to False Claims Act and Whistleblower cases.

    17 years

  2. Personal injury
    5%

    40 years

  3. Domestic violence
    3%

    17 years

  4. Libel and slander
    2%

    17 years

The pursuit of justice on behalf of those who have been taken advantage of by wrongdoers is paramount. Calling to account those who have taken advantage of innocent taxpayers is also highly rewarding.

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Licensed for 40 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 1983
Updated 11/23/2022
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 1983
Updated 11/17/2022

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

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Richard B. Ancowitz
21 Everett Road Ext.
Albany, NY, 12205
Godosky & Gentile, P.C.
61 Broadway
New York, NY, 10006
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Posted by Michele | October 28, 2014
A dedicated and compassionate Lawyer.
Richard Ancowitz represented me in a domestic violence case. He was dedicated to my case, reassuring,confident,and,extremely competent.He assisted me in obtaining an order of protection with exclusion.He helped my family tremendously and brought peace to my home. I highly recommend this Lawyer.

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AVVO RATING 7.0 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Law Office of Richard B. Ancowitz
  • 2002 - Present
  • Partner
  • Cochran Firm, Schneider, Kleinick, Weitz & Damashek
  • 1996 - 2002
  • Managing Attorney
  • Damashek, Godosky & Gentile
  • 1992 - 1996
  • Attorney
  • Philip M. Damashek, P.C.
  • 1983 - 1992
  • Law Clerk
  • Philip M. Damashek, P.C.
  • 1980 - 1982
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Education

  • Brooklyn Law School
  • JD
  • 1982
  • University of Rochester
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1979

Legal Cases

  • Trachtenberg v. Failed Messiah
  • Dismissed
  • Nash v. O'Reilly, Van Susteren, et al
  • Dismissed
  • Doe v. Weiss
  • Confidential
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Associations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • 1983 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • 1983 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation
  • Cub Scouts
  • 2009

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • Decisions 2008
  • Automobile Insurance Update
  • 2008
  • Legislative CLE Program
  • Civil Practice Update - 2007
  • 2007
  • Decisions 2007
  • Automobile Insurance Update
  • 2007
  • Decisions 2006
  • Automobile Insurance Update
  • 2006
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Albany Employment and labor Lawyer Richard B. Ancowitz
Richard B. Ancowitz
Employment and labor Attorney
Albany, NY
Licensed for 40 years