Specializing in:

Estate Planning, Administration, and Litigation

Real Estate Law

Contracts and Business Formation




Real Estate Law
- Residential and Commercial Transactions
- Landlord/Tenant Matters


As an attorney for 30 years, Zehava has counseled and represented hundreds of clients in numerous areas of legal practice. Her practice is geared to provide full service to clients with the highest quality and most up-to-date legal information personalized for your unique needs.  Zehava specializes in the following areas of law:  Estate Planning,  Administration, and Litigation; Real Estate Law; and Business Law.

Zehava is admitted to practice law in New York, Massachusetts, and the State of Israel.  

Zehava appreciates the opportunity to provide you with attentive, high quality legal representation. 


Please let her know how she may be of service to you.



W. Zehava Schechter, Esq.

Thank you for visiting my website.  My private practice concentrates on trust and estate planning, estate administration and litigation, real estate law, contracts, and business formation. 

I am admitted to the Bar of New York (1989), Massachusetts (1989), and the State of Israel (1993) and have practiced law for 30 years. I graduated with a B.A. in Politics in 1983 from Brandeis University and received my J.D. in 1989 from Suffolk University Law School.

My legal career has included law firm practice as well as sole practitioner status, both in New York and Israel, in a wide range of civil  and criminal matters. 



  • State of New York - 1989; 

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts - 1989;

  • State of Israel – 1993.


  • J.D., Suffolk University School of Law, February, 1989.

Honors:  Winner, Clark Moot Court Competition – March, 1988;

                Winner, McGlaughlin Moot Court Competition – March, 1986; 

                Member, Transnational Law Journal – 1988-1989;

  • B.A., Brandeis University, May, 1983. 


  • New York State certified Woman-owned Business Enterprise, Certification No. 56348 

    • §  Legal Services 0391

    • §  Contract Compliance Consultant 0136

    • §  Real Estate Consultant 2371

    • §  Estate Planning Services 2628

  • Nassau County certified Woman-owned Business Enterprise (WBE), Certification No. OMA-WBE-12-2221-14-DED;

  • PANYNJ Vendor No. 0000174710;

  • D&B: 078516026;

  • Qualified Notary Public: Nassau County; 

  • Certified New York State Guardian Ad Litem;

  • Official New York State Court Interpreter in the Hebrew Language.




W. Zehava Schechter, Esq.


521 Woodfield Road

West Hempstead, New York 11552

Email: SchechterLaw@gmail.com
Office Telephone:  (516) 292-1550

Mobile Telephone:  (718) 644-2222

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