Deborah Kaminetzky is the founding member of Kaminetzky Law
& Mediation, P.C. located in Cedarhurst, New York. Prior to starting the
firm Deborah worked at the New York Department of Consumer Affairs where she
was responsible for prosecuting unlicensed home improvement contractors and
negotiating settlements for consumers.
Ms. Kaminetzky is a member of the American Bar Association,
New York State Bar Association (Business Law, Dispute Resolution, Family Law,
General Practice, and Trusts and Estates Sections and serves on the Law
Practice Management Committee), Nassau County Bar Association (where she serves
as Chair of the General, Solo and Small Law Practice Management Committee),
National Association of Divorce Professionals, New York State Council on
Divorce Mediation, Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York,
Nassau County Women’s Bar Association.
Deborah serves on the Board of Directors of the Yashar
Attorney and Judges Chapter of Hadassah as Treasurer. She is also an active
member of the UJA LI Business & Professional Leaders Division. Deborah
graduated from NY Law School in 1991 and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
in 1986. Ms. Kaminetzky was admitted to the First Department in 1991, and The
United States Supreme Court Bar in February of 2015.
Deborah serves on the Matrimonial fee dispute arbitration
panel for Nassau County. She is an experienced certified mediator, having
completed basic, advanced and divorce mediation certificate programs all from
the New York Peace Institute.
Deborah is a frequent speaker and published writer on topics
including matrimonial law, estate planning law, small business law, fee
arbitration, commercial leasing, , technology and social media use, and legal ethics.