Steve SarioshnSteven L. Sarisohn directs the firm’s adoption practice and is highly active in the firm’s criminal defense practice. He is a former prosecutor with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office and a graduate of Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Mr. Sarisohn is a member of the New York State Bar and is admitted to practice law in Courts of the State of New York and in the Federal Courts. He sits on the Board of Directors for the Suffolk Criminal Bar Association and has served as a speaker for the Adoptive Parents Committee Annual Conference.

Mr. Sarisohn is a member of the Board of Trustees and served on the executive board of Temple Beth David of Commack. He is also a past Board Member of APPLE Institute, which, prior to merging with Phoenix House, was the largest drug treatment facility on Long Island. Mr. Sarisohn has been active in the Suffolk County Council of the Boy Scouts of America, and he has served on the Board of Trustees of the Goudreau Museum of Mathematics and Science in Nassau County.

Mr. Sarisohn mediates small claims cases in the District Court and arbitrates Lemon Law automobile cases for the NY Attorney General’s office and the New York State Dispute Resolution Association. Mr. Sarisohn is a former coach for the Torah Academy of Suffolk mock-trial team, and he is a speaker to high school and middle school classes as a member of the Learning For Life program.


  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Suffolk County Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Trial Lawyers Care (helping 9-11 victims)

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