Kimberly A. Schechter
KIMBERLY A. SCHECHTER
Kimberly Schechter is an attorney at Novick & Associates.
Kimberly grew up in Roslyn Harbor, New York. She is a graduate of Boston
University where she earned her B.S. in Broadcast Journalism in 1993.
After working as a television producer for over a decade, Ms. Schechter
attended Hofstra University School of Law where she earned her Juris Doctorate
in 2006. As a law student, she studied Constitutional Law under U.S. Supreme
Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the Universite de Nice in France
as part of Hofstra University's Study Abroad Program. She is admitted
to the bar of the state of New York, the U.S. District Court in the Eastern
and Southern Districts of New York.
Before joining Novick & Associates, Kimberly worked in the field of
Immigration Law and International Adoption. Currently, she is a Board
Member of People Need Caring, Inc. a not-for-profit foundation dedicated
to the needs of children worldwide. Some recent projects that have been
developed by Kimberly are building homes for the needy in Guatemala, setting
up medical facilities in orphanages and creating the Dream Team which
fulfills the wishes and needs of terminally ill children.
Prior to law school, Kimberly worked as a television producer for ABC News,
MSNBC, Fox News Channel, Television Food Network and News 12 Long Island.
As a television producer, she produced many high profile segments. She
also founded a private production company where her clients included Cablevision,
Federated Department Stores, Computer Associates and Continuum Health
Services. She has received many awards for her work in broadcasting, most
recently from Creativity Magazine for her biography of former New York
Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and a Beacon Award for her work producing Cablevision's
Power to Learn education initiative.
Kimberly presently concentrates her legal practice in the area of
Estate Litigation, and
Kimberly is an active member of the following organization; American Bar
Association, New York Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association,
Suffolk County Bar Association, and the Nassau County Women's Bar
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