Profile of Jason T. Brown
Jason T. Brown is a seasoned attorney who served as a Special Agent and Legal Advisor for the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
During his tenure as Legal Advisor and Special Agent for the FBI he worked closely with the United States Attorney's Office, and also worked with and provided legal guidance to members of the Central Intelligence Agency, United States Secret Service, Immigration & Naturalization Services, Homeland Security and countless other Federal, State, and Local Agencies.
Jason T. Brown has briefed top level members of the Executive Branch on matters of national importance and due to his outstanding accomplishments as an investigator and legal advisor he was designated a Lead Agent in the most prominent investigations in the last decade including investigations into 9/11, Anthrax, and the Daniel Pearl kidnapping.
During his academic and work career he has received numerous commendations and accolades for his competency and scholarship in legal matters. He was cleared for a coveted Top Secret Security Clearance and can deal with sophisticated legal matters that might require such a clearance.
Jason T. Brown has many diversified, robust accomplishments in his career. He was a national debate club champion, law clerk to a Superior Court Judge, Editor-in-Chief of a law school publication, and recipient of a National Scholarship for a paper authored on the complicated subject matter of Intellectual Property.
Mr. Brown has a formidable record in the legal realm and has many favorable results and verdicts for his clients. He is a tireless worker who will diligently and methodically work your case.
Profile of Steven Bennett Blau
A 1974 graduate of the St. Johnís University School of Law, Steven holds the distinction of receiving the best possible "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell. An ďAVĒ rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the most prestigious attorney rating organization, is a privileged honor which signifies that the recipient is preeminent as an attorney.
Steven Is a highly aggressive and tenacious trial attorney /litigator with 31 years of experience prosecuting and defending complex cases in both the state and federal courts. In recognition of his excellent professional skills and achievements, he was appointed a Mediator by the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York in 2001.
During his career Steven has successfully tried a multitude of cases including medical/accounting/attorney malpractice; wrongful death; products liability, automobile, copyright/trademark infringement, premises liability, commercial transactions, toxic tort, landlord/tenant, employment law, and civil rights. To date, his highest sustained jury verdict on appeal is $3.2 million. Steven has 22 reported appellate cases.
Profile of Shelly Leonard
Shelly Leonard has extensive litigation and corporate/commercial experience. Ms. Leonard's areas of practice include labor and employment, professional liability, commercial/business litigation, directors and officers liability, negligence, medical malpractice, products/device liability and class actions.
In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Leonard has broad transactional experience including the representation of Fortune 500 companies and non-profit entities. She has successfully represented clients at trial, during investigations, in arbitration and mediation, in complex litigation and appellate practice.
Ms. Leonard serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Long Island Crisis Center, a multi-service community based not for profit organization.
Ms. Leonard is admitted to practice law before the Federal and State courts of New York and New Jersey. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Art in Psychology from the State University of New York at Albany. Ms. Leonard earned her Juris Doctorate degree from Hofstra University School of Law with honors.
Ms. Leonard is a member of the New York State and American Bar Associations.
Of Counsel, Julian Singer
Julian Singer has practiced law in New York City for over 23 years. A
former Assistant District Attorney and personal injury litigator, Julian
has a general practice concentrating in real estate transactional work
as well as wills, drafting legal documents, contracts and generally
addressing legal issues. His substantial experience in handling real
estate transactions involving millions of dollars and negotiating
complex deals get favorable results. His in-depth and diverse experience
with New York City cooperatives, condominiums, brownstones, mixed-use
buildings, commercial properties, managing agents, construction
projects, real estate brokers and mortgage brokers make him a perfect
choice to represent your interests.
Julian Singer offers open lines of communication and hands-on
representation. His insight into not only to the big picture but the
nuances and practical issues that must be dealt with - gets the best
results for his clients.
Of Counsel, ALAN C. ANTONUCCI
Alan Antonucci has actively practiced law for over 40 years. He has successfully tried many cases and received many accolades during his years of practice. He successfully litigated and appealed matters with the distinguished F. L. Bailey.
He has extensive experience in Commercial & Civil litigation, Criminal defense, Condominium Law, Civil rights, Employment Discrimination and Immigration/Naturalization. He has also successfully litigated matters involving Trademark/Copyright, Unfair Trade practices, Oppression of Minority Shareholders, Labor, Variances, Transactional Business and Real Estate disputes.
He served as an Adjunct Professor at the State University at Montclair lecturing on business law topics. He has represented clients with positive results in a number of unusual high profile cases. For example, he represented a National Language School securing a "not guilty" verdict on a 58 count Federal Indictment after 3 months of trial; successfully defended the CEO of a large corporation in an FTC civil suit and criminal Federal Indictments for Mail and Wire Fraud, Securities Fraud, and other charges; successfully represented the person indicted for alleged participation in an Organized Crime Conspiracy to establish a drug network in New Jersey; defeated a Variance application by a large influential developer for a 60 million dollar project that threatened to block his condo client's views of NYC; negotiated the resolution of Labor Disputes involving the ILGW, the Teamsters and others.
His open door policy and extensive experience, particularly in Immigration, Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Litigation make him a valuable resource for complicated cases in these areas.
Mr. Antonucci is a Member of the New Jersey Bar; Federal District Court for the District of New Jersey; Third Circuit Court of Appeals; Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, New Orleans, LA and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.