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Derrick A. Rubin

Senior Associate
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"I strive to be a meticulous, tenacious yet compassionate partner in your cause, seeking the best possible results for you."

DERRICK A. RUBIN, Esq., Senior Associate at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. has been with the firm since 1997. Besides being recognized by Newsday as an expert in matrimonial law, Mr. Rubin has been named a New York Metro Super Lawyer for 7 consecutive years. In addition to matrimonial law, he has extensive experience in residential and commercial real estate, landlord/tenant, estate planning, debt collection, civil litigation, criminal and business law.

Mr. Rubin is an accomplished trial attorney handling a wide range of family and matrimonial issues of divorce, custody, visitation, child support, maintenance, equitable distribution, domestic violence, neglect, geographic relocation, omnibus pendente lite motions, Writs of Habeas Corpus, and restraining orders preventing relocation. Derrick Rubin had numerous cases prominently featured in the New York Law Journal including two on the first page. Derrick Rubin has achieved success at both the trial and the Appellate level of court.

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Awards, Memberships & Affiliations:

  • 2019 -2020 Best Law Firms, US News & World Report
  • New York Metro Super Lawyer, 2020- 2014
    • Awarded for seven consecutive years. Only 5% of New York Attorneys are selected.
  • Arbitrator, District Court of Nassau County, 1992-present - Presided over hundreds of cases
  • Temple Judea, Board Member and Temple Attorney
  • Former Associate Board Member, Parker Jewish Institute
  • Former Treasurer for Roslyn Little League

Admissions:

  • New York State Bar (1985)
  • Eastern and Southern Districts (1993)
Employment

Public Offices:

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

Lecturing:

  • Presenter, Nassau County Bar Association on Divorce/Real Estate
  • Presented on a variety of legal topics to professional groups including attorneys and mental health professionals
Education
  • Business School of the University of New York at Albany (B.S., Business cum laude) University 1981
  • Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.) Graduate School 1984
Awards
  • Super Lawyers - Derrick A. Rubin
    Super Lawyers - Derrick A. Rubin
  • Bethpage Best of Long Island
    Bethpage Best of Long Island
  • 50 Around 50
    50 Around 50
  • Super Lawyers 2020
    Super Lawyers 2020