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Jeremy Goldstein: Find the Best Legal Services Through an Online Portal

Jeremy Goldstein: Find the Best Legal Services Through an Online Portal

With the advancement of technology, every service can now be conveniently and easily accessed through online platforms. Legal services have not also been left behind. In New York, people have found a new way to access legal services from people who match their legal needs.


New York Bar Association in partnership with has formed an online referral portal, Lawyer Referral and Information Service. This portal is accessible to people looking for a trusted lawyer all day round. For New Yorkers seeking legal services of their best and trusted lawyers such as Jeremy Goldstein can now access their services on the portal. Here is how the portal works.


Filling of a Questionnaire

A person seeking legal services visits a specified website to fill a confidential questionnaire describing their location and legal issues.


Matching of Client and Attorney

After reviewing the questionnaire, the state bar staff matches the client with the nearest attorney and who offers the requested services.


Communication with County Bar

If the location of the client seeking legal services falls within New York’s 17 counties and the county has a local lawyer referral service, the New York state bar will refer the request to the respective county bar association.


Charges and Payment

Referrals are free. However, once the client has started talking to the lawyer whom they got through a referral, they are charged $35 for the initial 30 minutes consultation. After the initial consultations, individuals are not obligated to retain the lawyer. However, if they do, they will have to negotiate the legal fees on their terms.


About Jeremy Goldstein

Jeremy Goldstein is a renowned NY attorney. He is the founder and partner of Jeremy L. Goldstein and Associates LCC, a law firm dedicated to providing legal services to business executives and other corporate affairs. He played the role of a partner at Wachtell, Rosen, Lipton, and Katz prior to starting his firm.


Mr. Jeremy Goldstein has a Juris Doctor, Law from the NY University School of Law. He is currently the Chairman of Mergers and Acquisitions Subcommittee of American Bar Association’s Business Section.


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Connect With Jeremy Goldstein on the Newest Online Portal for Lawyer Referral Service NY

Connect With Jeremy Goldstein on the Newest Online Portal for Lawyer Referral Service NY

People usually need lawyers for various reasons ranging from handling criminal matters, child custody issues, writing will, and testaments, handling landlord-tenant problems, and numerous other legal issues. Finding a good lawyer is never a walk in the park. That said, the residents of New York have something to smile about.

According to a post on Madison County Courier website, New Yorkers have a new and highly convenient means of finding a lawyer within their community who has extensive experience to handle their respective legal issues. The Lawyer Referral and Information Service launched an online portal to help individuals who are searching for a lawyer. The online portal is available round the clock every day of the week. However, if they wish to, New Yorkers may continue to utilize LRIS’s telephone services.

How to use the portal

The user visits the website ( Then he or she fills a confidential questionnaire to help describe his or her legal problem, as well as location.

The employees of the New York State Bar Association review the form and then match the individual with the right attorney.

If the user resides in one of counties where lawyer referral services are available, the State Bar forwards the application to the appropriate county bar association

While the referrals are free, the client is required to pay $35 for the first half an hour consultation. However, if your case pertains to personal injury, medical malpractice, social security, veterans & military law, worker’s or unemployment compensation, you are exempted from paying the consultation fee.

After the first consultation, you do not have an obligation of retaining the lawyer. However, should you decide to work with the attorney, the both of you will determine the additional fee

About Jeremy Goldstein

Jeremy Goldstein is a partner at Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates, LLC – a boutique law company that specializes in offering advisory services to compensation committees, chief executive officers, and management teams. The company also advises companies on corporate governance and executive compensation matters on a need basis particularly during sensitive situations and transformative corporate events.

Jeremy Goldstein studied Bachelor of Arts, Art History at Cornell University between 1991 and 1995. He immediately joined the University of Chicago to pursue his Masters of Arts, Art History. From 1996 to 1999, Jeremy Goldstein studied Juris Doctor at New York University School of Law. Before founding his practice, he was a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz for 14 years (July 2000 – June 2014).