David M. Barshay Esq. Profile Picture

David M. Barshay

Senior Partner

Mr. Barshay heads the firm’s Trial and Litigation Department, concentrating in complex litigation matters. Mr. Barshay has successfully tried hundreds of cases to verdict.

A frequent lecturer, Mr. Barshay is a regular columnist for the New...

Marc D. Grossman Esq. Profile Picture

Marc D. Grossman graduated from The University of Michigan in 1989. After completing Brooklyn Law School and Baruch Business School’s J.D./M.B.A. program while interning at the Law Department of the United Nations, Mr. Grossman became an...

Steven J. Neuwirth is one of the partners in Baker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, Muhlstock & Neuwirth, P.C., with extensive knowledge and experience in no-fault insurance, labor and employment (including labor relations, collective...

Jonathan Cader

Associate

Jonathan M. Cader received his Bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University in 1990. Mr. Cader received his juris doctor’s degree from St. John’s University School of Law in 2001. Mr. Cader has extensive experience in consumer bankruptcy...

Angelo F. Rizzo

Partner

Angelo Rizzo received his undergraduate degree from Queens College and his Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law.

He is a partner specializing in No-Fault litigation, construction contract litigation, and medical lien and...

Joaquin Lopez Esq. Profile Picture

Joaquin J. Lopez graduated from St. John’s University with a B.A. in 1998. He attended Brooklyn Law School’s Evening Division, earning his Juris Doctor degree in 2002.

While attending law school, Joaquin worked as a teacher for the New...

Edward A. Cespedes

Associate

Edward Cespedes graduated from St. John’s University with a B.S. in Paralegal Studies in 1995. While attending New York Law School, he was employed as a paralegal at Merrill Lynch’s Office of General Counsel. In 2002, Edward received his...

Malgorzata Rafalko received her Master of Laws degree with Honors from University of Warsaw in Poland in 1991. She attended Touro Law Center, earning her Master of Laws in U.S. Legal Studies degree, Magna Cum Laude, in January 2005.

While...

Michael C. Hayes

Associate

Michael Hayes has been with Baker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, Muhlstock and Neuwirth since its inception. He started his career with Baker, Barshay and Neuwirth, L.L.C. in 2003. Michael earned his BA in English from S.U.N.Y. at Oswego in...

Diana Usten

Associate

Diana Usten graduated from St. John’s University with a B.S. in Legal Studies in 2008. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Pace University School of Law in 2015. Ms. Usten joined the firm as an associate in 2016 and handles the firm’s...

Erica Carvajal

Associate

Erica Carvajal graduated from Binghamton University in 2007 with a B.A. in Comparative Literature and Spanish. In December 2011, she earned her J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Carvajal worked as...