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  • The Prestia Law Firm
    65 Broadway,, Suite 716, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    For over a decade, Mr. Prestia has zealously fought for the rights of his clients; defending the accused and protecting the abused.  As such, Mr. Prestia has been recognized as one of the preeminent NYC attorneys in his field.  In 2016 and 2017, h...
  • Elefterakis, Elefterakis & Panek
    80 Pine Street, 38th Floor, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    I focus my practice on serious cases of police misconduct and jail abuse, and frequently bring actions on behalf of those challenging unconstitutional governmental policies and practices. I began my career defending City employees, primarily polic...
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    The Law Office of Matthew T. Miklave, PLLC
    2 Park Avenue, Suite 2018, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Experienced, nationally-recognized employment, civil rights and labor-relations advisor and advocate for individuals and businesses
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    Practice area
    26% Civil rights, 27% Employment and labor, 27% Litigation, and more.

    License
    NY, Active since 1994

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    Benno & Associates P.C.
    30 Wall Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Challenging Injustice And Advancing The Public Good
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    Practice area
    20% Civil rights, 40% Appeals, 20% Constitutional, and more.

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    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    NY, Active since 2003

  • Saretsky Katz & Dranoff, LLP
    475 Park Avenue South, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “Rob Weissman worked for four and a half years including 4 Appeals to regain my pension during this time he was active responsive and empathetic I couldn't recommend anyone better to serve your legal needs maryjane pau...
  • Derek Smith Law Firm, PLLC
    New York City Office, One Penn Plaza, Suite 4905, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    27 lawyers including former sex crimes prosecutors and graduates of Harvard and Columbia.
  • Trainor Law, P.C.
    45 Broadway, Suite 1420, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    2019, 2018, and 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyer. Nationally Rated Federal and State Criminal Defense and Civil Rights Lawyer. Former Prosecutor. Former Federal Judge Law Clerk. Trainor Law is a boutique constitutional law firm, with a focus on fe...
  • Joseph & Norinsberg LLC
    225 Broadway Ste 2700, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Bennitta Joseph is an experienced New York City sexual assault attorney with over seventeen years of experience litigating cases involving workplace harassment. After graduating from Temple University School of Law, Ms. Joseph honed her trial skil...
  • Barket Epstein Kearon Aldea & LoTurco
    350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 6400, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    John LoTurco was honored as the Suffolk County Practitioner of the Year on September 27, 2018 by the Suffolk County Criminal Bar Association. John is the first attorney to have this honor bestowed upon him in the history of the Suffolk County Crim...
  • Giordano Law Offices PLLC
    226 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a New York City Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Employment, and Litigation Attorney who loves the practice of law. My skills and results as an attorney have been recognized by Super Lawyers for 9 straight years (fewer than 5% of attorneys nati...
  • Law Offices of Daniel A. McGuinness, P.C.
    260 Madison Ave. Suite 1800, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Licensed
    Daniel McGuinness moved to New York City in 2003 to attend New York University School of Law and fell in love with NYC, living here ever since.  Mr. McGuinness worked in private practice on civil matters following admission to the bar, until worki...
  • DeVerna Law
    111 John Street,, Suite 1615, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Licensed
    Top-notch trial attorney who has handled 1000+ cases in criminal law, civil rights litigation, and personal injury.  Mr. DeVerna is a graduate of the University of Maryland and Brooklyn Law School.  Prior to establishing DeVerna Law he worked for ...
  • Herbst Law PLLC
    420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 300, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Herbst is the type of attorney you wish you had. He is one of the most cerebral academics I have come across and if you have a legitimate claim he will fight for you to the end. There are never any guarantees in ou...
  • Hamilton Clarke, LLP
    48 Wall Street, Suite 1100, New York, NY
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Phillip C. Hamilton is an experienced trial attorney and litigator in the areas of complex state and federal criminal defense, civil rights actions, Title IX Investigations, and contractual disputes. Phillip began his legal career at The Bronx De...