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Our Legal Team


Our partners are seasoned litigators with extensive experience and success in trying criminal and civil jury cases. Each has been recognized as a top lawyer in the field. They bring a deep understanding of all of our practice areas as well as pre-trial, trial, and appellate strategy to each of our cases.


Our smart and talented associates are experienced in handling a wide variety of cases, including criminal defense, employment matters, academic discipline cases, and appeals. Their varied backgrounds and the experiences they bring to the firm give us a depth of knowledge and high caliber intellectual capacity that allows us give our clients the best representation possible.

Of Counsel

Our of counsel attorneys - extraordinarily highly regarded lawyers - have been involved with the firm for many years. They have helped build the firm to what it is today, and now lend us their vast experience in criminal, civil, and students' rights matters.

Client Reviews
I hired Mr. Duncan to deal with a very sensitive issue that my daughter had. Since the first contact, I had a very good impression of him. He transmitted confidence and appeared to know exactly what to do. I called and emailed him many times, he was polite and comprehensible with the anxiety of a father and appeared to know every step to solve the case. I strongly recommend Mr. Duncan. Flavio Lajoia
If you are reading this review, it means either you or a family member is in trouble and needs immediate legal counsel. Please know your search can end right now because Zalkind, Duncan & Bernstein is the law firm to hire. They are honest, responsive, compassionate and have the experience and expertise to bring... Client
I contacted Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein to assist with a Title IX case. From our initial conversation, Naomi Shatz had a strong understanding of Title IX policies and conducted each step of the process with professionalism, honesty and a responsiveness that did not disappoint. Ms. Shatz displayed confidence and just as important, compassion when needed. Client
I worked with Emma Quinn-Judge and Monica Shah. And from my first contact on the phone, on to my first meeting in their office and during the trial, I found them and the firm's entire team to be a group of consummate legal professionals who are very knowledgeable, patient, dedicated, fair, honest and caring... Chantal C.
I am forever grateful to all the staff at this firm, but in particular, Ms. Shah, Mr. Zalkind and Mr. Silverglate. They represented my son who was being sought for extradition to Scotland. The case took years to fight, covering new legal ground, setting precedence. But each one of these legal eagles went above and beyond the duty of office... Suzanne D.