Daniel J. Reiter, Esq.

Daniel J. Reiter is an attorney admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey. Mr. Reiter focuses in the areas of estate litigation and Surrogate’s Court practice. He also routinely handles guardianship matters, estate planning, elder law, and special needs law.

Prior to establishing his own practice, Mr. Reiter worked as an associate for a distinguished century-old Staten Island law firm, where he handled a variety of matters in Surrogate’s Court, including will contests, turnover proceedings, contested accounting proceedings, and creditors’ claims against estates. During law school, Mr. Reiter interned in Richmond County Surrogate’s Court, where he played a leading role in drafting a judicial decision regarding a guardianship dispute.

Prior to his career as an attorney, Mr. Reiter worked as a political reporter for Politicker.com, providing political coverage from the floors of the 2008 Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Following his departure, he was lauded as an “omnipresent” reporter by the Baltimore Sun.

Mr. Reiter, a South Florida native, currently lives in Manhattan, New York.

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Juris Doctor
  • New England College, Master of Arts Degree in International Relations
  • New England College, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science

Admissions:

  • State of New York
  • State of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

Affiliations:

  • New York State Bar Association
    • Trusts and Estates Law Section, Committee on Estate Litigation
  • New York City Bar Association
    • Mental Health Law Committee
    • Trusts, Estates & Surrogate’s Courts Committee
  • Richmond County Bar Association
  • Queens County Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association