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2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Roslyn Estates Resident Seymour J. Reisman

September 18, 2015 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 included in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in the area of Family Law. Having been named to the Best Lawyers list at least five times in the past, Mr. Reisman has proven to be a consistent and dedicated member of the law community, deservingly recognized by his peers in the industry.

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.

Considered a leader in the field of family law, Mr. Reisman’s expertise was also recognized by Super Lawyers earlier this spring for the ninth consecutive year. 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 Associations; the Matrimonial Law Committee of the Nassau Bar Association; and the New York Family Law American Inn of Court.

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.