Zehava Schechter, Esq. concentrates her private law practice in Estate Planning, Administration, and Litigation; Real Estate law; and Contracts and Business formation.  She is admitted to the Bar of New York (1989), Massachusetts (1989), and Israel (1993). Zehava graduated with a B.A. in Politics in 1983 from Brandeis University and received her J.D. in 1989 from Suffolk University Law School.  Her more than 30 year legal career has included law firm practice as well as sole practitioner status, both in New York and Israel.  She began her career as a public defender with the New York Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division.

Zehava is an active member of civic and networking groups, including SCWBEC, and is proud to join the SCWBEC Board and work with a wonderful group of dedicated, professional women. Her favorite quote is “You Miss 100% of the Shots You Don’t Take” (attributed to Wayne Gretzky). In addition to her law practice,

In addition to her work as an attorney, Zehava is an author, a New York State court-certified Hebrew interpreter, host of the LI Law Podcast https://lilawpodcast.podbean.com, and the owner of a custom window treatment business, Your Shady Window Lady, LL