Law Offices Stuart L. Melnick, LLC

Law Offices Stuart L. Melnick, LLC

Top Tier, Aggressive And Affordable Legal Representation. Your big law firm alternative.

Firm Overview

We are a small, quality law firm with offices in mid-town Manhattan and Stamford, CT, serving the needs of individuals and entities of all kinds. We have a varied and diverse practice, and represent clients in connection with a wide variety of civil and commercial disputes and transactions. We are committed to our clients and seek to resolve all matters on the most expeditious, cost-effective and favorable terms possible.

Main Office

Main Office
60 East 42nd Street Suite 4600
New York, NY 10165


(212) 601-9274


Free Initial Consultation?

Free 30 minute telephonic consultation only.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Document review, document preparation, straightforward contracts or agreements, preparation of certain court filings, dispute resolution.

Hourly Rates

$375.00 - $425.00 per hour

Office Information

Office Hours

9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Emergency After Hours


Other Offices

Law Offices Stuart L. Melnick, LLC
243 Tresser Blvd., 17th Floor
Stamford, CT 06901

Stuart Melnick

Law Offices Stuart L. Melnick, LLC

During the course of his professional career, Mr. Melnick has prosecuted and defended against hundreds of civil and commercial disputes, and has extensive experience litigating claims of breach of contract, negligence, securities fraud, bad faith, defamation/libel, employment discrimination, lender liability and breach of fiduciary duty. He also has prosecuted and defended against numerous actions alleging copyright and/or trademark infringement, patent infringement, unfair competition, invasion of privacy, RICO violations, and violations of the First, Fourth, Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution.

Mr. Melnick has additional experience prosecuting and defending against claims made and/or actions commenced before local, state and federal administrative and/or regulatory bodies, including the SEC and FINRA. He has further experience representing clients in connection with a wide variety of real estate, matrimonial and criminal matters. An accomplished appellate advocate, Mr. Melnick also has briefed and argued numerous appeals, both in state and federal court.

Apart from his considerable litigation experience, Mr. Melnick has substantial transactional experience, having represented both public and private companies in connection with dozens of commercial and securities transactions. A forceful and effective negotiator, Mr. Melnick also has negotiated agreements and/or contracts of all kinds, including, merger/acquisition, financing, equity purchase, asset purchase, real estate, employment, pre- and post-nuptial, separation, marital dissolution, partnership, brokerage, distribution, royalty and leasing agreements.


Bar Number: 308423
Connecticut, 1988

Bar Number: 2214906
New York, 1988


Temple University School of Law

Trinity College

Clark University

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