Steven Taitz

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Bohemia, NY

Taroff & Taitz, LLP
630 Johnson Avenue, Suite 105
Bohemia, NY 11716
Phone: 631-496-3266
Fax: 631-475-9882
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1989
Practice Areas: Business Litigation (40%), General Litigation (30%), Business/Corporate (20%), Creditor Debtor Rights: Business (10%)
Attorney Profile

At Taroff & Taitz, LLP, founding partner and native New Yorker Steven Taitz has been licensed to practice law in New York since 1989. A passionate trial lawyer, Mr. Taitz has decades of experience serving clients in state and federal courts in Long Island and throughout New York City in matters of business and corporate law, including business litigation and creditor and debtor rights, as well as general litigation. 

Mr. Taitz's compassion and attention to detail are not reserved for his clients. Throughout his career, he has also focused on giving back to the community. He has served organizations such as the Rotary Club of Patchogue, the Long Island Community Hospital, the MacArthur Business Alliance, the Bayport-Blue Point Student Educational Enrichment and Development Foundation, the Bayport-Blue Point Library, the Brookhaven Youth Court, the Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck special needs camp and the B'nai Israel Reform Temple in Oakdale.

After earning his undergraduate degree at Johns Hopkins University in 1978, Mr. Taitz attended the University of Miami School of Law. He began his legal career after graduating with his Juris Doctor in 1982, spending several years serving as an assistant state attorney under Janet Reno in Florida before moving back home to New York.

Within the legal profession, Mr. Taitz has held memberships with influential associations such as the American Bar Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association, the Suffolk Academy of Law and the Commercial Law League of America. For his high ethical standards, his commitment to his clients and his outstanding results in the profession, he is AV Preeminent* peer-review rated, the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Business Litigation
  • 30%General Litigation
  • 20%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Creditor Debtor Rights: Business
Focus Areas

Litigation, Restraining Order, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Collections, Debt Discharge, Foreclosure

Selections

9 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2021

About Steven Taitz

Admitted: 1989, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.tarofftaitz.com/attorneys/

Honors/Awards

  • , AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings
  • , Super Lawyer, New York Law Journal

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Rotary Club of Patchogue
  • Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, Volunteer
  • Director of the MacArthur Business Alliance
  • Trustee for Bayport-Blue Point Library (1998-2001)
  • Brookhaven Youth Court
  • Long Island Mid-Suffolk Business Association
  • Director, Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Suffolk County Bar Association (Director, 1998-2001); Past Chair of Criminal Court Committee
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Second, Seventh and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals. United States District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, Western and Northern Districts of New York, the District of Connecticut and the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida
  • New York (1989)
  • Florida (1982)
  • Former Director of Suffolk County Academy of Law; Commercial Law League of America, Federal Bar Council; American Trial Lawyers Association and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Federal Court Committee; Chair Multi-Disciplinary Task Force; Judicial Screening Committee

Educational Background

  • John Hopkins University, B.S., 1978

Industry Groups

  • 1998-2001
  • American Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center
  • Commercial Law League Of America
  • Director
  • Former Director Of Suffolk County Academy Of Law
  • Long Island Mid Suffolk Business Association
  • National Marine Bankers Association
  • Suffolk County Bar Association Director
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Office Location for Steven Taitz

630 Johnson Avenue
Suite 105
Bohemia, NY 11716

Phone: 631-496-3266

Fax: 631-475-9882

Last Updated: 6/18/2021

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