Joel Scott Ray, Esq. is a general practitioner servicing  Queens in New York, City in both civil and criminal matters.  He works in the areas of criminal, personal bankruptcy, both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Petitions, divorce, matrimonial and custody issues, civil and commercial litigation, intellectual property, patents, trademarks, copyrights, slip and falls, medical malpractice, dental malpractice, construction site accidents and mechanic's liens. Mr. Ray is also available to be an arbitrator or mediator for parties that wish to avoid the cost of litigation.

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To my Clients:   

                      I understand whatever hardship you may be going through. I have helped many people from all walks of life with divorces, bankruptcy and liens to name of few. I fight hard for my clients because defending them in all area's of life is what I live for.  Whether its something as simple as filing a copywrite  application for a piece of music you have created, to the hardest parts of life, such as wills and dealing with death. I will be there with you every step of the way.  I will always be there to answer your questions or concerns. I answer all my calls personally.  You will never just be a case to me. You will always be a person and not just any person, My client. 

Recent events:

Successfully recovered clients' security deposit for the purchase of a house because the sellers refused to return the deposit after the sellers caused the sale of the house to fall through. Read more.

Dismissed claim for personal guarantee against five individuals.  Read More.