Mitchell J. Birzon
Birzon, Strang & Associates
222 East Main Street
Smithtown, NY 11787
Practice Areas: Discipline Against Health Care Professionals , Personal Injury, Healthcare Law and Medical Practice Mergers & Acquisitions.
Admitted: New York State (1985), U.S. District Court for the Eastern & Southern Districts of New York (1985); U.S. Supreme Court (1990); U.S District Court for the Northern District of New York (1990); U.S. District Court, District of Colorado (2005)
Law School: New England School of Law, J.D.
College: Georgetown University, B.S. (Foreign Service)
Membership History: Suffolk County Bar Association, New York State and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Biography: Mitchell J. Birzon is the founding partner of Birzon Strang and Associates. Mr. Birzon is a graduate of Georgetown University and the New England School of Law. After serving as an attorney in the United States House of Representatives and as senior federal legal Counsel to Governor Mario M. Cuomo (New York) in Washington, D.C., he returned to his native New York for the purposes of creating a private practice. Mr. Birzon specializes in corporate, commercial, healthcare and transactional law including mergers and acquisitions and private equity financing opportunities for upstart and existing business enterprises and healthcare practices and facilities. Historically, Mr. Birzon has served as a Board of Director of the Gurwin Geriatric Center, Long Island Adolescent and Family League Services, Syosset Senior Daycare Center, and is on the Board of Directors for Parent’s for Megan’s Law, a not-for-profit corporation located in Suffolk County. Mr. Birzon has been Chairman of the Suffolk County Bar Association’s Health and Hospital Law Committee for three separate calendar years, has been appointed to and has been a member of the Grievance Committee, and serves as counsel to other members of the legal profession. Mr. Birzon was awarded in both 2000 and 2009 the Award of Recognition by the Suffolk County Bar Association for his contribution of time, effort and exemplary service to the Pro Bono Project. The firm has adopted and maintains a policy whereby the partners of the firm remain dedicated to and participate in each and every aspect of each client’s concerns. Unlike other firms, while the firm has had numerous opportunities to grow, it has enhanced its client base dramatically while maintaining an intimate and personal relationship with it’s clients.