Position: Associate


Steven T. Cheng

Steven T. Cheng is an Associate in the Corporate Department at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. Mr. Cheng focuses his practice on general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and other business and financial transactions. He represents corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships, from startups to established companies, on a variety of matters, including, structuring, drafting and negotiating transactions, corporate governance, securities offerings, and their day-to-day operations. Mr. Cheng also represents issuers, lenders and borrowers in their funding activities, including joint ventures, equity investments, and debt financings.

 



Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Cheng was a corporate associate at an international law firm.

Jordan D. Weiss

Jordan D. Weiss is an Associate to the Bankruptcy & Business Reorganization Law group at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. located in Garden City, New York.

Mr. Weiss’ practice focuses on advising clients in the area of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights with significant experience in representing debtors, creditors and trustees in chapter 7 and chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

Before joining Meyer Suozzi, Mr. Weiss was an Associate at a boutique bankruptcy firm on Long Island. After graduating from law school, Jordan served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert E. Grossman, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of New York.

Mr. Weiss received his J.D., cum laude, from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2015. While in law school, Jordan was a Notes Editor for the Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics Journal, and his student note, Non-Dischargeability of Mixed Student Debt, 13 Cardozo Pub. L. Pol’y & Ethics J. 281 (2014), was selected for publication.

 

Matthew A. Marcucci

Matthew A. Marcucci handles complex disputes for clients that run the gamut from publicly traded, multinational companies to middle-market and small businesses.  He has broad experience in a variety of commercial matters, and has litigated actions involving claims alleging breach of contract, fraud, business torts, and intellectual property violations, as well as shareholder disputes and corporate dissolution proceedings, among others.

 



 

Matthew has received numerous accolades for his legal successes.  He has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters publication) each year since 2018, and he shares this distinction with no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state.  In February 2020, Matthew received the Long Island Business News’ 40 Under 40 Award, which honors outstanding members of the business community on Long Island who are 40 years old or younger.

Matthew remains enthusiastically involved in the legal community, and has taught CLEs and authored publications on topics of interest.  In November 2020, Matthew served as one of the presenters of the Theodore Roosevelt American Inn of Court’s CLE, “Litigating in a Post-COVID-19 World, and Contract Obligations in a Post-COVID-19 World.”  In May 2020, Law360 published his article, “Case Law May Guide NY Employers On COVID-19 Bias Risks,” which is available here.  Matthew also contributed to the initiative of the Historical Society of the New York Courts to record the responses by New York’s legal community to the COVID-19 crisis.  He described his experiences litigating during the pandemic in an interview with the Hon. Randall T. Eng, which is available here.

Daniel B. Rinaldi

Daniel B. Rinaldi is an Associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Cybersecurity Litigation practice groups at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.

Mr. Rinaldi represents individuals and businesses, including not-for-profits and municipalities, in litigation in state, federal, and alternative dispute resolution fora.

Mr. Rinaldi practices in areas of the law such as contracts, labor and employment, business torts, including interference with contractual relations, misappropriation of trade secrets, and fraudulent conveyances, corporations and other business organizations, including partnerships and LLCs, insurance, and civil rights.

In 2019, Mr. Rinaldi was named to the New York Super Lawyers – Rising Star list.

Before joining the firm, Mr. Rinaldi was an Associate in the Litigation Department at Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP in New York City.

Michael A. Serpico

Michael A. Serpico is an Associate in the firm’s Personal Injury Department at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. located in Garden City, Long Island, N.Y. Mr. Serpico has significant experience in state and federal civil litigation from intake to appeal. He has also secured numerous successful appellate decisions, including Aloise v Saulo, 51 AD3d 829 [2d Dept 2008], Castro v Salem Truck Leasing, Inc., 63 AD3d 1095 [2d Dept 2009], Morreale v 105 Page Homeowners Assn., Inc., 2010 NY Slip Op 08714 [2d Dept 2010], Himmelberger v 40-50 Brighton First Rd. Apts. Corp., 2012 NY Slip Op 02636 [2d Dept 2012], Sorrentini v Netta Realty Group, 2012 NY Slip Op 07608 [1st Dept 2012], Torres v Saint Vincent’s Catholic Med. Ctrs. of N.Y., 2014 NY Slip Op 03256 [2d Dept 2014], Santoro v Geico, 14 NY Slip Op 03821 [2d Dept 2014], Balram v CJ Transp., LLC, 2015 NY Slip Op 02921 [2d Dept 2015], and 40-50 Brighton First Rd. Apts. Corp. v Henderson, 2015 NY Slip Op 25406 [App Term, 2d Dept, 2d, 11th and 13th Jud Dists 2015]

Prior to joining the firm in 2014, Mr. Serpico was the Senior Associate at the Law Office of Everett J. Petersson, P.C., in Brooklyn, New York. Previously, he served as a Judicial Law Extern for The Honorable Doris Ling-Cohan of New York State Supreme Court, who is now a Justice of the Appellate Term, First Department.

Michael P. Reynolds

Michael P. Reynolds is an Associate at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. and is part of the Tax Certiorari and Condemnation practice group located in Garden City, Long Island, N.Y. Mr. Reynolds’ practice includes tax certiorari, institutional compliance/risk management and private investigations. In addition to his experience as a tax certiorari attorney, he has extensive experience as a civil trial attorney and investigator, as well as a municipal attorney responsible for internal compliance matters, including State I.G. Investigations.

 



Prior to joining Meyer Suozzi, Mr. Reynolds served as a Deputy County Attorney for the Tax Certiorari & Condemnation Bureau at the Nassau County Attorney’s Office. Mr. Reynolds began his career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. Later, he became a staff attorney with Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and was an associate at several Long Island based law firms.

 

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