The LI Law Podcast

Ep 19: Carl Gerrato and Zehava Schechter discuss the TOH and NC Candidate Forum held on October 10, 2019 at the Franklin Square Public Library.

October 23, 2019

Welcome to the LI Law Podcast.  We feature legal issues and developments which affect Long Island residents and business owners.  The podcast focuses on Long Island law topics and includes greater New York court and legislative happenings.  If you are one of the approximate 8 million residents of Long Island (Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, and Kings counties), or want to enjoy all law-related matters on Long Island, this podcast is for you!

Your host, Zehava Schechter, is an attorney admitted to the New York Bar for 30 years.  She concentrates her private practice in estate planning, administration, and litigation; real estate law; contracts, and business formation and dissolution.  If you like this podcast, you may want to look for Zehava’s monthly articles in the Malverne/West Hempstead Herald and the Beacon newspaper.

Our guest on this 19th episode is Carl Gerrato, Community Activist for Nassau County Legislative District 8, which includes Elmont, Franklin Square, and West Hempstead, as well as Town of Hempstead sections of the Villages of Bellerose, Bellerose Terrace, Floral Park, and New Hyde Park and the Village of Stewart Manor.  Carl is also Trustee of the Franklin Square Public Library, Board Member of the Central Nassau Rotary Club, a Nassau County Corrections Officer and former Volunteer Firefighter, and a 9/11 hero!

Carl and Zehava discuss the Candidate Forum held on October 10, 2019 at the Franklin Square Public Library – the candidates who attended (and who did not show up), the issues they discussed, and what is at stake for residents of the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County.  Election Day is Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  Be sure to vote!

Contact information for Carl Gerrato:

Telephone: (516) 805-1126 

Thank you, Carl, and welcome to the podcast!

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W. Zehava Schechter, Esq. specializes in estate planning, administration and litigation; real estate law; and contracts and business law. Her law practice is located on Long Island.

No podcast is a substitute for competent legal advice.  Please consult with the attorney of your choice concerning specific legal questions you may have.