About Michael S. Weinstock
Former New York City Prosecutor
Michael Weinstock began practicing law as an Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn. He specifically asked to be assigned to the special victims bureau, where he assisted thousands of New Yorkers, who were the victims of sex crimes and domestic violence. He now runs a law practice in Great Neck and he represents clients in the five boroughs and Long Island.
In recent years, Mr. Weinstock has been the focus of articles in The New York Times, The New York Law Journal, the New York Metro, the New York Post, the New Zealand Herald and the Great Neck Record. His cases regularly appear in New York Newsday, the Wall Street Journal and numerous television news programs.
Mr. Weinstock received his Juris Doctorate from St. John’s School of Law after obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Iowa. He is admitted to practice before the courts of the State of New York and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern and Northern Districts of New York. Mr. Weinstock has been invited to lecture about criminal law and public speaking at the New York City Bar Association, St Johns School of Law, the Queens County Bar Association and the National Academy of Continuing Legal Education(NACLE).
Mr. Weinstock is an active member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York as well as the Nassau County Bar Association. He is a contributing author to the book “Dollars and Democracy: A Blueprint for Campaign Finance Reform” which was published by Fordham University Press. He is a proud coach of the award-winning HAFTR high school mock trial team.
Michael Weistock volunteered as a firefighter and EMT for more than twelve years and he responded to the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11, 2001. He was later personally acknowledged by President George W. Bush