Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde LLP, is a seasoned team of transactional and trial lawyers located in Poughkeepsie, New York. With a second office in Albany, New York, the experienced and recognized leading counselors, negotiators and litigators handle law cases involving Construction; Corporate; Creditor’s Rights; Employment; Health Care; Insurance Fraud; New York State Liquor Licensing and Compliance; Real Estate; and Wills, Trusts, Probate and Administration. The roots of the Poughkeepsie law firm are in the courtroom and their litigation experience is deep and varied. With combined experience of over 150 years, their trial lawyers have successfully represented clients in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies and arbitration panels for Antitrust, Construction, Creditors’ Rights, Criminal Defense, Class Actions, Environmental, General Business, Mental Health, Personal Injury and Product Liability and Securities.
The New York attorney professionals are committed to serving their clients with effective, efficient legal representation, providing legal counsel to individuals, small businesses, large regional firms and Fortune 500 companies. They include health care systems, construction and engineering firms, health care and liability insurers and service companies, hospitals, banks, government contractors, manufacturers, retailers, trade associations, not-for-profit corporations, nursing homes and physicians. Their litigation attorneys have extensive experience in all forms of dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Their mission is simple and straightforward: to diligently and effectively represent and protect client’s interests while adhering to the highest standards of ethics, integrity and professionalism.
- Alcoholic Beverage
- Commercial Real Estate
- Computers and Software
- Debtor and Creditor
- Health Care
- Insurance Defense
- Labor and Employment
- Personal Injury Defense
- Products Liability
- Real Estate
- Trusts and Estates
Partner Richard Frankel has been named a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Real Estate Law by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell. Rich previously achieved the AV Preeminent® peer review rating of Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards. For over a century, Martindale’s Peer Review Ratings have provided authoritative information on the legal profession. Peer Review Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and judiciary.
Iseman Cunningham Riester & Hyde, LLP has been selected as a Tier 1 law firm in the practice area of commercial litigation by The Best Lawyers in America© 2014 (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). In addition, partner Robert Iseman was named a “Best Lawyer” in the areas of commercial litigation, health care law, antitrust litigation, and regulatory enforcement litigation.
Partners Robert Iseman, Michael Cunningham, and Carol Hyde have been selected as 2013 Upstate New York Super Lawyers. Bob and Carol were selected in the health care practice area, and Mike was chosen for personal injury defense. Super Lawyers is a rating service that rates attorneys in more than 70 practice areas. Honorees are selected by independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Bob Iseman has been selected in the health care practice area continuously since the inception of the Super Lawyers designation. Mike Cunningham and Carol Hyde were first honored as Super Lawyers in 2010 – Carol for health care and Mike for construction law. In addition, using the same selection criteria, associate Michelle Almeida has been named as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star.” Rising stars are chosen by lawyers who are asked to nominate those they consider to be the best attorneys under the age of 40, or who have been practicing law for less than 10 years.