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2014 New York Super Lawyers Recognizes Roslyn Estates Resident Seymour J. Reisman

October 6, 2014 Posted in: Press Releases

Roslyn Estates resident Seymour J. Reisman, who heads the Matrimonial and Family Law practice at Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco in Garden City, has been named to the New York Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in New York for 2014. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are recognized by Super Lawyers for this recognition.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the country. Super Lawyers magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to superlawyers.com.

The first Super Lawyers list was published in 1991 and by 2009 the rating service had expanded nationwide. In February 2010, Super Lawyers was acquired by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for business and professionals.

Considered a leader in the field of matrimonial law, Mr.  Reisman has also been recognized by Best Lawyers of America. He frequently lectures before professional associations and community organizations on various aspects of marital law and the taxation and valuation of marital estates and has appeared as a guest on numerous television and radio programs.

A graduate of Queens College and Brooklyn Law School, Reisman has practiced law in New York since 1959 and is a member of the Nassau County, New York State and American Bar Associations. He served for eight years by appointment of the Appellate Division of the State of New York as a member of the Grievance Committee for the Tenth Judicial District (Nassau and Suffolk Counties). He also served as a director and member of the Judiciary Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association.

Sy Reisman has been a local resident of Roslyn Estates for the past 47 years, where he has utilized his legal expertise to serve as a Village Justice for the past 30 years.

Prior to becoming the Village Justice of Roslyn Estates, he served on various community committees and is a past President of Roslyn’s Bryant Library. Presently, Sy is a member of the Family Law Section of the New York State and American Bar Association and a member of the Matrimonial Law Committee of the Nassau Bar Association, and a member of the New York Family Law American Inn of Court.