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20120830-03_STU_Rosenzveig-0027Ely J. Rosenzveig has been practicing law with distinction for nearly 30 years.  Ely received his Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1985.  For many years, Ely was a senior partner at a leading elder law firm, Littman Krooks LLP.  In January, 2012, Ely formed the law firm, Ely J. Rosenzveig & Associates, PC, with his son, Ariel.  In June, 2015, Ely successfully completed a certificate program in mediation through the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School.

Ely also is an ordained rabbi, earning his rabbinic degree from Yeshiva University in 1984.  He served as a congregational rabbi until his retirement from the active rabbinate in 2012.  For sixteen years, he was the senior rabbi of Congregation Anshe Sholom in New Rochelle, New York.

Ely practices principally in the fields of elder law, trusts & estates,, tax planning, employment law, and mediation.

Ely has extensive experience in federal and New York State tax law, and has successfully represented a wide range of clients on FBAR & FATCA compliance issues.

Ely practices employment law, with a particular emphasis on age and disability discrimination, negotiating compensation agreements, and severance issues.

With his extensive background in the law, his experience as a congregational rabbi, and his specialized training in Mediation at Harvard Law School, Ely is also available as a professional mediator to help facilitate optimal solutions in matters ranging from family and estate disputes to multi-party commercial issues.

Ely is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), and the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), and NYSBA’s Elder Law section.

Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review ratings drawn from evaluations by fellow attorneys and the judiciary, rank Ely as AV Preeminent, at the highest level of professional excellence.