If you are a New Yorker looking for an attorney, look no further than the Lawyer Referral and Information Services through The New York State Bar. There is new portal online where you can search for any lawyer you might need. Available 24 hours a day at https://nysbalris.legal.io or people can use a phone service which has been available for quite some time.
People who are looking for attorneys many times are doing so in times when they are under stress, so this method helps to create a non-stressful way to find a lawyer. All of the lawyers who are listed are in good standing with the New York Bar and have all been screened.
For example, one lawyer who is listed is Jeremy L. Goldstein who is a partner at Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates, LLC. His firm is a boutique law firm that specializes in advising CEOs, management teams, governance matters of corporate situations, and executive compensation.
Mr. Goldstein is the chair of the Mergers & Acquisition Subcommittee of the Executive Compensation of the Business Section of the American Bar Association. He has been involved over the past ten years in some of the largest corporate transactions in this area such as the acquisition of Goodrich by United Technologies and many other similar transactions.
Mr. Goldstein is very active in other legal and civic affairs such as his current duties as his frequent speaking engagements regarding corporate governance and executive compensation matters. He is also a member of the New Leadership Council of Make-A-Wish Foundation of Metro New York and is on the Board of Directors of Fountain House.
The New York State Bar Association currently has 72,000 members and is the largest state bar association that is voluntary in the nation, and it was founded in 1876.
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