Roberto VelezSenior Counsel

    Mr. Velez is an experienced attorney with over thirty years of legal experience as a judge, general counsel and private attorney.  He handles complex matters in the areas of matrimonial and family law, immigration, and commercial litigation.  His professional experience has provided him with a unique ability to identify issues and resolve them in a quick and cost effective manner.

    Prior to joining Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP, Mr. Velez served as a Commissioner under the Bloomberg and Cuomo Administrations.  During his extensive public service for the City and State of New York, he also served as a Chief Administrative Law Judge and General Counsel.  Mr. Velez currently serves as a board attorney for one of the largest not-for-profit organizations in the United States and provides advice in the areas of business and corporate compliance.