Scott B. Ugell

Scott B. Ugell

Attorney
Location:
New City, New York
Phone:
845-608-8098
Fax:
845-639-7004
Email:
Scott B. Ugell graduated from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in 1982, and Hofstra University’s School of Law in 1985.

Scott B. Ugell is admitted to practice law in the State of New York, the Southern and Eastern District of the United States District Court in New York (the District Courts includes the Bankruptcy Court) and the United States Supreme, Family, County and Surrogate Courts.

After graduating from Hofstra University Law School, Scott B. Ugell was a Deputy Town Attorney in the Town of Hempstead, the most densely populated Township in the State of New York.  Thereafter, Scott B. Ugell was a Court Arbitrator in New York City Civil Courts and later became Assistant General Counsel to Pyramid Companies, the Syracuse, New York based shopping mall developer and management company.

Scott B. Ugell is involved in many charitable and social organizations. He is a former Board Member of the Jewish Federation of Rockland, a Board Member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rockland County, former Chairman of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rockland County, a former Board Member of the JCC-Y, member of the New City Jewish Center, and supporter of United Hospice of Rockland, Good Counsel and many other worthy charitable organizations. He is a member of the New York State Bar, the Rockland County Bar Association, the Rockland County Magistrates Association where he was a past president, and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

Scott B. Ugell lives in New City, New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Family and Matrimonial
  • Bankruptcy and Debt Relief
  • Business Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Defense
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Foreclosure Protection
  • Loan Modification/Loss Mitigation
  • Real Estate Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of New York

Education

  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York - 1985
  • Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications - 1982

Classes/Seminars

  • Foreclosure Defense and Consumer Rights Presentation, Rockland County Bar Association
  • Court System Seminar, Rockland County Bar Association

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association , Member
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA), Member
  • Hudson Valley Bankruptcy Bar Association, Member
  • Rockland County Bar Association , Member, Former Co-Chair of RCBA Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Committee
  • Rockland County Magistrates Association, Former President
  • Hillel of Rockland Community College, Board member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Westchester County Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Town of Hempstead, Deputy Town Attorney
  • New York City Civil Courts, Court Arbitrator
  • Pyramid Companies, Assistant General Counsel

Pro Bono Activities

  • Former Board Member, Jewish Federation of Rockland
  • Board Member, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Rockland County
  • Past Chairman, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Rockland County
  • Former Board Member, JCC-Y
  • Member, New City Jewish Center
  • Supporter, United Hospice of Rockland, Good Counsel

Languages

  • English (Primary)