Who we are

At Gitlin, Horn & Van de Kieft, we have a combined legal experience of 85 years.  We believe in the promise of law to advance justice in our nation.  We stand up for people who are victims of negligence or discrimination, or are defendants who find themselves brought into the criminal system, and who need a lawyer in their corner.


Verdicts

We are trial lawyers who have handled thousands of matters from inception through trial.  We have all worked for prestigious large law firms, and now we bring the culture of excellence from our big law experience to our own boutique firm.  We help people who need a lawyer in their corner.  When you come to our firm you get real litigators - lawyers with big and small firm, defense and plaintiffs’ firm and criminal prosecution and defense experience.  We have handled matters in multiple state and federal courts, and we have the skills to handle any kind of case for you. 


Practice Areas

 

LITIGATION ON BEHALF

OF DEAF AND HARD OF

HEARING INDIVIDUALS

GHV understands the challenges confronting the deaf and hard of hearing communities and is dedicated to advocating for the rights and liberties of our clients.

PersonaL

Injury

At GHV, we understand that a personal injury is often a life-changing event, and we are tireless in our fight to protect the rights of our clients and to secure the compensation they rightfully deserve.


Criminal

Defense

GHV Partner Moshe Horn has extensive experience handling criminal defense matters. As a former ADA in the Manhattan D.A.’s office, he has tried dozens of cases.

Commercial

Litigation

Our commercial litigation practice encompasses a broad array of business disputes. The firm litigates commercial cases arising under federal and state statutes.


Title IX

Defense

Moshe Horn, a partner at the firm, has been representing students facing disciplinary hearings on college and university campuses for years.  Moshe provides guidance on all student code violations, including sexual abuse or harassment allegations, drug possession, underage drinking, and hazing allegations.