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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 20%
  3. Employment: 20%
  4. Divorce: 20%
  5. Other: 15%
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    I endorse this lawyer. Pedro and I worked together for a number of years and he is extremely knowledgeable when it comes to housing law. I trust him with all legal matters and recommend his services to anyone looking for an outstanding attorney.

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    Jordan Fried Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

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    Pedro Rivera is an excellent litigator and expert negotiator. Pedro was my supervisor in landlord-tenant court in Kings County. He was very knowledgeable, professional, and well-respected by his peers and judges. I endorse him.

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    Phillip Azachi Commercial real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Law Office of Pedro A. Rivera

Bronx
Bronx, NY

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200503/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2013 Rising StarsThe Hispanic Coalition of New York2013
Senior FellowUnited Way of New York City2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Deputy Legal DirectorNYS Tenant Protection Unit2015 - 2015
Senior AttorneyNYS Homes & Community Renewal2013 - 2015
Attorney & Counselor at LawThe Law Office of Pedro A. Rivera2007 - 2013
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives (AHHE)N/A2016 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws2013
City University of New York School of Law at Queens CollegeLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Young Lawyers InstituteStarting a low bono in your area2009