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2014 New York Super Lawyers Recognizes East Northport Resident Michael J. Angelo

October 6, 2014 Posted in: Press Releases

East Northport resident Michael J. Angelo, a partner at Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco in Garden City, has been named to the New York Super Lawyers Family Law 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

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.

Mr.  Angelopractices Matrimonial and Family Law, as well as real estate law. He is considered a leader in the field as he also is a trained divorce mediator and was appointed to serve as a Special Master in the Nassau County Matrimonial Special Masters Program. Angelo lectures frequently on various aspects of matrimonial litigation to both community and professional organizations. A graduate of Hofstra University’s Law School, Angelo has been practicing law in New York since 1983. He served as a trustee on the Half Hollow Hills Board of Education, while a resident of Dix Hills.