Richard Seelig


Richard Seelig has worked at Seelig Law Offices since its inception. He has helped clients obtain disability benefits with the Social Security Administration, and with various civil service pension systems. His achievements in this field were recently recognized by Super Lawyers in his selection as a 2015 Rising Star for the New York Metro Area. Richard enjoys traveling, fishing, and billiards.  

Educational Background

2009 - J.D., St. John's School of Law

2006 - B.S., Cornell University  

Professional Honors and Activities

Top 100 Lawyers - The National Advocates - 2015

New York Metro Rising Star - Super Lawyers - 2015

National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives - Member Since 2013

American Bar Association - Member - Since 2014

The New York City Bar Association - Member - Since 2014

New York Bar Association - Member - Since 2010

Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute - Internal Competition Coach – 2009-2010

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