Lester C. Rodriques

Attorney

Lester is the firm’s Team Leader for Westchester and upstate New York counties. He oversees cases pending in the counties and advises attorneys on strategies and tactics to help them successfully resolve their matters. A skilled litigator, Lester handles a wide range of claims including personal injury, premises liability, medical malpractice, labor law, motor vehicle, slip and fall, wrongful death and litigation. His strength is his commitment to treating his clients, colleagues and adversaries with respect.

Lester believes in using his legal background to give back to his community. He is the current President of the Bronx County Bar Association and its past Vice President, Treasurer, and Liaison to Legal Services of New York. Previously, he was a member of the Yonkers Mayor’s Counsel on Youth and has lectured at Bronx high schools for Law Day. Currently, he is Legal Counsel to Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Yonkers, New York.

When he’s away from work, he enjoys playing sports including football, baseball and skiing. Lester is married with 3 children.


Education

New York Law School, JD 1985

Fordham University, BA 1982

Bar admissions

New York

Court admissions

New York

US District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York

Professional affiliations

Bronx County Bar Association, President (2015-2016), Vice President (2014-2015), Treasurer (2013-2014), Liaison to Legal Services of New York

New York State Trial Lawyers Association

American Bar Association

Firm committees/leadership roles

Westchester County/Upstate New York Team Leader

Charitable/Community activities

Yonkers Mayor’s Counsel on Youth, past member

Law Day, volunteer lecturer at Bronx high schools

Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Yonkers, New York, Legal Counsel

LinkedIn

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