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2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Manhasset Resident Jerry Reisman

September 18, 2015 Posted in: Press Releases

Manhasset resident Jerry Reisman, a partner at Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco in Garden City, has been included in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in the practice area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey comprising more than 6.7 million confidential evaluations by top attorneys.  For more than 30 years Best Lawyers has been considered the most credible and definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States, by both the legal profession and public, as no fee or purchase is required.

Mr. Reisman, who was also recognized by Super Lawyers earlier this spring, heads the Firm’s Financial Services practice group. His work encompasses Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, Bank Documentation, Secured Lending, Corporate and Financial Fraud, Asset Protection and Estate Planning. Jerry is frequently seen in the media as a legal commentator, has been quoted in major publications and lectured extensively to the legal community on financial matters. He has also represented numerous victims of Bernie Madoff.

A graduate of Queens College and Syracuse University Law School, Reisman was admitted to the New York Bar in 1967. He currently serves as acting Village Justice for the Village of North Hills. Previously he used his legal expertise to serve the Village of Great Neck as Deputy Mayor, acting Village Justice Chairman of the Zoning Board of Appeals, and Member of the Planning Board.

The Best Lawyers in America is one of the most visible peer-review publications in the legal profession.  More than 17 million readers see Best Lawyers lists in dozens of city and regional publications in the U.S. including The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Chicago Tribune, as well as in major business and general publications around the world, from Les Echos in France, to the Australian Financial Review, Business Day in South Africa, Expansion in Spain, and the Handelsblatt in Germany.