Robert N. Zausmer was re-named a Member of the firm in March 2009. Previously he held the position Of Counsel to Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.’s litigation practice group located in Garden City, Long Island, N.Y., having rejoined the firm in April 2007.
Mr. Zausmer focuses his practice in all aspects of civil litigation and criminal law, including motion practice, trials and appeals. Mr. Zausmer has extensive experience in cases involving all areas of Surrogate Court litigation, non-competition and restrictive covenants in employment contracts; shareholder disputes; dissolution of closely-held corporations; representation of attorneys in disciplinary proceedings; and representation of defendants in criminal cases.
Prior to rejoining the firm, Mr. Zausmer served as Associate General Legal Counsel to The Robert Plan (Woodbury, NY), a client he represented over the years. Mr. Zausmer joined Meyer, Suozzi originally in 1983 as an Associate and was made a partner in1984, a position he held for 20 years. From 1979 to 1983 he was an attorney at the general practice firm on Peirez, Ackerman & Levine in Great Neck. Mr. Zausmer served as Assistant District Attorney in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office from 1973 until 1979, during which time he worked in the Appeals Bureau, County Court Felony Trial Bureau, and the Major Offense Bureau.