New York Attorneys – Law Offices of Elliot S. Schlissel

Our experienced team of attorneys brings nearly 90 years of combined experience to our clients. We knows that when our clients are dealing with a sensitive family issue, an estate-planning decision, a personal injury or any other legal matter, they might be facing one of the most emotional and challenging times in their lives.

Our founding partner, Elliot S. Schlissel, has practiced law for more than 31 years and guides all of our dedicated and experienced legal professionals in his tradition of skilled representation and outstanding client service. Our attorneys are very involved in the community as members and active participants in legal and non-legal capacities. We are members of local bar associations and chambers of commerce, and we do legal work for local chambers of commerce.

At the law office of Elliot S. Schlissel, our unfailing dedication to our community, the legal community and our clients gives us a winning advantage every time.

Elliot S. Schlissel earned a B.A. from the State University of New York at Oswego in 1972. Thereafter, he attended both Hofstra Law School and the State University of New York Law School at Buffalo, where he graduated with a J.D. in 1975. He also studied international protection of human rights at the Counsel of Europe in Strasbourg, France.

Mr. Schlissel is admitted to practice in the state of New York before the federal courts of the Eastern District of New York, the Southern District of New York and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mr. Schlissel is listed in the Marquis’ Who’s Who of American Law; has received the highest rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Attorney’s Law Directory; has acted as the president of the Commercial Lawyers Conference of New York, a regional bar association; has been a member of the Matrimonial and Family Law committees of the New York State Bar Association, the Will Trusts & Estates Section, the Nassau County Bar Association and the Queens County Bar Association; and is a member of the Trusts, Estates & Surrogates’ Courts Committee of the New York Bar Association. He has had numerous published opinions on his cases. He also has participated in various programs involved in helping individuals resolve marital problems without the need for litigation.


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