For 45 years I have answered thousands of telephone calls from people looking for the best legal advice because of my vast legal experience. Since I know the law and listen to you with compassion to understand your facts, I figure out the best solutions for your legal problems. We then personally prepare every part of your case in our office with you to obtain the results you have a right to expect!'
'For those reasons many of our clients are referred to me from the referral services of the local bar associations, other attorneys, part time judges, doctors, authors, dentists, mental health professionals, priests, rabbis, other clergy, police, peace officers, court personnel, military referral services , leaders of not-for-profit artistic, cultural and civic organizations and more. Our clients come from a vast array of nationalities, educations, ethnic groups, languages, religions, age groups, professions and employment.' - Douglas M. Colbert
1974, New York; 1975, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1979, United States Supreme Court
Activities & achievements:
Campaign Staff Writer and Media Coordinator, Hon. Hugh L. Carey, Governor New York State
Listed in: Who's Who in America; Who's Who in American Law.
Former Honor Law Clerk, New York City Corporation Counsel's Office
Former Honor Law Intern, New York County District Attorney's Office
Former New York County Civil Court Arbitrator
Panel Member, Family Law, Legal Referral Service, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
Former Panel Member, King's County 18-b Family and Criminal Courts
Former Guest Judge-Yale University mock trial competitions
Former Special Investigator - Election Frauds, New York State Department of Law
Participant, New York State Continuing Legal Education Program for Lawyers
Attorney, Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
Licensed Real Estate Broker, State of New York.