Legal Services

Richard E. Mischel

Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-425-5191
Fax:
212-425-5890
Email:
Richard E. Mischel
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Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Appellate Practice
  • State Appellate Practice
  • Habeas Corpus and Post-Conviction Motions
  • Professional Disciplinary Proceedings

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1980
  • New York, 1973
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1974
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1980
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1978

Education

  • University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York
    • J.D. cum laude - 1973
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • M.A. - 1970
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1967

Published Works

  • New York Criminal Practice Handbook (Co-Editor), New York State Bar Association

Classes/Seminars

  • Guest Lecturer, Criminal Appeals, Attorney Ethics & Court of Appeals & Supreme Court Review, Continuing Legal Education, Brooklyn Bar Association
  • Guest Lecturer, Criminal Appeals, Attorney Ethics & Court of Appeals & Supreme Court Review, Continuing Legal Education, Kings County Criminal Bar Association
  • Guest Lecturer, Criminal Appeals, Attorney Ethics & Court of Appeals & Supreme Court Review, Continuing Legal Education, Nassau County Bar Association
  • Guest Lecturer, Criminal Appeals, Attorney Ethics & Court of Appeals & Supreme Court Review, Continuing Legal Education, New York County Bar Association
  • Guest Lecturer, Criminal Appeals, Attorney Ethics & Court of Appeals & Supreme Court Review, Continuing Legal Education, Queens County Bar Association

Honors and Awards

  • AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, 1986 - Present
  • Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine New York, Metro Edition, 2008 - 2010
  • Practitioner of the Year Award, Kings County Bar Association, 2009 - Present
  • Recognized by Staten Island Legal Defense Services for Commitment to Quality Defense Services to the Indigent, 2004 - Present
  • Recognized by the Kings County District Attorney's Office for Outstanding Service and Dedication to Excellence as an Assistant District Attorney and Deputy Chief, Appeals Bureau, 1980 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar, Section of Criminal Law, Member
  • The New York State Bar Association, Committee on Professional Discipline, Member
  • American Bar Association, Section of Criminal Law, Member
  • Brooklyn Bar Association, Judiciary Screening Committee, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, 2nd Judicial Department, Presiding Justice Milton Mollen, Principal Law Secretary, 1983 - 1985
  • Greenberg, Margolis, Ziegler & Schwartz, P.A., Roseland, New Jersey, Senior Associate
  • Kings County District Attorney's Office, Appeals Bureau, Brooklyn, New York, Deputy Chief, 1977 - 1980
  • Kings Court District Attorney's Office, Brooklyn, New York, Grand Jury Bureau, 1977
  • Kings County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1973 - 1980
  • Franzblau and Dratch, A Professional Corporation, Livingston, NJ, Of Counsel