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Derrick A. Rubin

DERRICK A. RUBIN, ESQ. joined the legal team at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. in July of 1997, and specializes in the practice of personal injury, debtor and creditor, estate planning, residential and commercial real estate, landlord/tenant, civil litigation, traffic, criminal, and corporate law.

In addition, Mr. Rubin is a skilled trial attorney who handles a variety of divorce and family law cases, including child custody and visitation, neglect, domestic violence, determination of marital assets, appreciation on separate property, geographic relocation, restraining orders preventing relocation, Uniform Interstate Family Support Act actions, Writs of Habeas Corpus, enhanced earning capacity, omnibus pendent lite motions, and Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act issues. In fact, the New York Law Journal prominently featured two of Mr. Rubin’s cases on the front page of their publication.

Mr. Rubin is a graduate of the Hofstra University School of Law, where he received his Juris Doctorate in 1984. He also has a B.S. in Business from the Business School of the University of New York at Albany, where he graduated cum laude in 1981.

Mr. Rubin has been a member of the New York State Bar since 1985 and is also admitted to the Eastern and Southern District since 1993.

Affiliations, Awards, & Memberships

  • Named as a New York Metro Super Lawyer, 2014, 2015 (only 5% of New York Attorneys are selected)
  • Nominated for 2016 Best of L.I. Lawyer
  • 2013 “Around 50” Professionals Award, Long Island Business News
  • Temple Judea, Board Member and Temple Attorney
  • Arbitrator, District Court of Nassau County, 1992-present - Presided over hundreds of cases.
  • Former Associate Board Member, Parker Jewish Institute
  • Former Treasurer for Roslyn Little League

Public Offices

  • Village of Flower Hill, NY
    • Former Mayor
    • Former Chairman, Planning Board
    • Former Chairman, Zoning Board of Appeals

Teaching & Lecturing Experience

  • Lecturer, education and human development specialty staff at Edith L. Slocum School
  • Presenter, annual legal workshops for mental health professionals
  • Presenter, Wells Fargo IBO / Paragon event about protecting property in divorce

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Upcoming Events

  • 06.02.16

    Separation and Divorce Legal Group

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    15th Annual Legal Workshop for Mental ...

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    The Long Island Brava Awards Ceremony

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