YITZHAK LAW GROUP
About Our Firm
Started in 2012 by Erica Yitzhak, the Yitzhak Law Group is a boutique private practice firm located in Great Neck, New York.
The Yitzhak Law Group has grown and expanded over the years to include several practice areas.
The Yitzhak Law Group is also a Licensed Debt Collection Agency
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Erica T. Yitzhak, Esq.
Erica Yitzhak is the Managing Attorney of the Yitzhak Law Group. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and a minor in Business from Washington University in St. Louis in 1996. After completing her undergraduate studies, Erica enrolled at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City to pursue her dream of earning a Juris Doctor. Erica received her Doctorate of Law upon graduation from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1999. She was admitted to the Bar in the State of New York in 2002. Erica was a sole practitioner until she started her eponymous law firm, The Yitzhak Law Group in 2012.
With 18 years of practice, and more to come - Erica Yitzhak has federal admission in the Eastern and Southern Districts in New York. She was awarded in 2018, 2019, and 2020, with the Lawyers of Distinction Award, and has been ranked as one of the 10 Best Female Attorneys in New York for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. Erica is a member of both the Nassau County Bar Association and of the New York State Bar Association.
Catherine Gretschel, Esq.
Catherine Gretschel attended undergrad at Florida Gulf Coast University, where she graduated, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice in 2011. She attended law school at Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center in Central Islip, New York. During her time in law school, Catherine externed at a criminal defense firm in Garden City, New York, where she worked on wrongful conviction cases. Catherine was the recipient of the Susan Dietrich Clyne Fellowship at Touro. She also received an Academic Achievement Scholarship.
Catherine was admitted to practice law in New York State in 2016. Catherine is also admitted in the Eastern District of New York and the Southern District of New York. Prior to joining the Yitzhak Law Group, Catherine worked at The Basile Law Firm in Jericho, New York, as an associate attorney in the firm’s securities litigation department. Prior to that, Catherine worked for many years as an associate attorney practicing insurance defense and no fault law. She litigated issues such as medical necessity, policy coverage, and material misrepresentation. Catherine has extensive experience with motion practice, examinations under oath, and arbitrations.
William H. Trizano, Esq.
William Trizano graduated from Drexel University's Thomas R. Kline School of Law with a concentration in Business Entrepreneurship in 2020, following the completion of his bachelor's degree in Political Science from Franklin and Marshall College in 2017.
After working with the Westchester County Supreme Court in New York as a Judicial Intern, William found his way to an internship position at the Yitzhak Law Group. William was admitted to the bar in summer of 2021, and is now a full-time associate attorney at the Yitzhak Law Group. William works diligently to expand his legal expertise, focusing on commercial and residential real estate litigation, landlord-tenant litigation, foreclosure litigation, contract law, matrimonial and family law, and corporate law.
Jenine Sumpter is the Paralegal at the Yitzhak Law Group. After attending Brooklyn College in 2003, Jenine accumulated extensive experience working in small law firms. In January of 2017, she began her employment at the Yitzhak Law Group, receiving her Notary Public License that same year. Jenine efficiently oversees all of the office administration and paralegal duties for the Yitzhak Law Group, as well as assists with the firm's real estate transactions. Jenine productively interacts with clients and attorneys in order to effectively handle client matters to the best of her ability, thus skillfully reflecting the Yitzhak Law Group's customer satisfaction promise. She is currently studying to receive her Real Estate License, so that she may successfully extend her legal expertise into the real estate market.
Director of Information and Technology
Rebecca Nasibi is the Director of Information and Technology at the Yitzhak Law Group. Her position requires her to maintain client relations, manage the firm's social media, and creatively direct all website design, company branding, and overall aesthetic design. Rebecca assists in the firm's administrative and legal matters, while proactively supporting attorney and client needs. Rebecca graduated from Binghamton University with a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design.
Immediately post graduation, Rebecca was hired as the lead social media producer for a startup media website, allowing her to cultivate and sharpen her skills proficiently. In April of 2019, Rebecca moved on to her position at the Yitzhak Law Group, where she redesigned the branding for the law firm using her graphic design and marketing experience. Rebecca also acts as the Creative Director for Erica's personal lifestyle and "mom-focused" brand, The Nanny Nightmares, which is in its early stages of production.