Steven M. Riker, Esq.

Steven M. Riker, Esq.: Attorney with Law Office of Steven Riker

Biography

Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Panel Member, Online Media Legal Network, 2011 - present; Yale Club, Lecturer, Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Litigation and Real Estate Topics, 2007; Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Mediator for "mediateArt" Program, 2012 - present;

Pace Law Review, Casenote and Comment Editor, 1993-1994; Pace University School of Law, Moot Court Team, Member, 1992-1993; Pace Law School Moot Court Competition, First Place, 1992 - 1993;

Pace Law School Ranking Scholar and Dean's List, 1992-1994..

Areas of Practice (33)

  • Business Law
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Hospitality Law
  • Hotel and Resort Law
  • Wills and Probate
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Breach of Contract
  • Business Formation
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Civil Practice
  • Collections
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Contracts
  • Corporate Law
  • Elder Law
  • Employment Contracts
  • Estate Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • General Practice
  • Labor and Employment
  • Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Mediation
  • Property Law
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Small Business Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Commercial Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Business Transactions

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-335-2504  Phone
212-661-6410  Phone
(212) 994-2146  Fax
www.stevenrikerlaw.com
University Attended:
State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A., cum laude, 1991
Law School Attended:
Pace University School of Law, J.D., with honors, 1994
Year of First Admission:
1994
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1994, Connecticut; 1995, New York; U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Bar Association of the City of New York; New York State Bar Association (Member, Committees on: Real Property; Commercial/Federal Litigation); New York County Lawyers' Association..
Special Agencies:
Justice Department, Executive Office for Immigration Review; Board of Immigration Appeals.
Birth Information:
Brooklyn, New York, June 24, 1969
Reported Cases:
Ayala v. S.S. Fortaleza/Bosco; Besignano & Mascolo; Esqs. v. Heller, 40 AD3d 440, 836 NYS2d 584 (1st Dep't 2007); Staples v. W.J.R. Associates, 2005 U.S. Dist. Lexis 7220 (E.D.N.Y. February 28, 2005); E-Lead Elec. Co. v. Tecnozone Enters., LLC, 2004 U.S. Dist. Lexis 15181 (S.D.N.Y., August 4, 2004); Boat Basin Investors, Inc., v. First Am. Stock Transfer, Inc., No. 03 Civ. 493, 2003 U.S. Dist. Lexis 1838, 2003 WL 282144 (S.D.N.Y. Feb. 7, 2003); Good Life Productions v. The Down Town Association, 267 AD2d 153, 699 NYS2d 864 (1st Dep't 1999); Estate of Laurie Lee, NYLJ, September 13, 1999, at p. 29, cols. 2 -3 (Surrogate's Court, New York County); Bonsignore v. DeBove Inc., NYLJ, June 24, 1998, at p. 26, col. 5 (Civil Court, New York County); Vogel v. Lyman, 246 AD2d 422, 668 NYS2d 162 (1st Dep't 1998).
ISLN:
910501659
Payment Information:

    Peer Reviews

    • 4.9/5.0 (27 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.9/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.9/5.0
    • Communication

      4.9/5.0
    • Legal Experience

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 02/17/15 in Commercial Litigation

      Outstanding attorney capable in many areas, including business litigation,civil litigation, real estate,appellate writing and argument Kind, patient, courteous, considerate,industrious, knowledgeable, extremely intelligent. Goes the extra mile for al... Read more

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      Outstanding attorney capable in many areas, including business litigation,civil litigation, real estate,appellate writing and argument Kind, patient, courteous, considerate,industrious, knowledgeable, extremely intelligent. Goes the extra mile for all his clients. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 02/17/15 in Civil Litigation

      I have known Mr. Riker for a number of years. He is an excellent and highly capable attorney, especially in the areas of real estate, general corporate/business law, and litigation.

      I have known Mr. Riker for a number of years. He is an excellent and highly capable attorney, especially in the areas of real estate, general corporate/business law, and litigation. Read less

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    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (10 reviews)
    • 100% (10 recommendations)
    • Platinum Client Champion
    • Communication

      4.9/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      5.0/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 10/11/15 in Real Estate.

      Steven recently represented me in a real estate transaction and it was quickly evident through working with him that he is knowledgeable, experienced, and respectful. During the process Steven spent ample time with me to walk me through the process a... Read more

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      Steven recently represented me in a real estate transaction and it was quickly evident through working with him that he is knowledgeable, experienced, and respectful. During the process Steven spent ample time with me to walk me through the process and ensure that I understood what was expected of me. I highly recommend Steven Riker and look forward to potentially working with him again in the future. Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 12/13/13 in Real Estate.

      Steven’s ability to quickly learn and understand my situation offered great ease to my family’s stress level. His patience and keen insight, along the journey, made the project manageable and the outcome acceptable.

      Steven’s ability to quickly learn and understand my situation offered great ease to my family’s stress level. His patience and keen insight, along the journey, made the project manageable and the outcome acceptable. Read less

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