Long Island
100 Quentin Roosevelt Boulevard
Garden City, NY 11530-4850
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Areas of Practice



JD, Fordham University Law School (1996)
BS, LeMoyne College (1991) 

Deirdre M. Mitacek

Of Counsel

Deirdre Mitacek is an Of Counsel in the firm’s Corporate and Energy & Utilities departments. She is also a member of the firm's Not-for-Profit and Education Law Practice Groups.

As part of the Not-for-Profit and Education Law Practice Group, Deidre advises colleges and universities, public charities and private foundations. She frequently represents utility companies in a variety of matters involving energy and utility transactions and regulations. Deidre also routinely advises clients on a variety of general corporate matters, including choice of entity, formation and governance, as well as asset and stock sales, dissolutions and other transactions.

Areas of Concentration

  • Not-for-Profit formation, governance and dissolution
  • Obtaining and Maintaining Tax Status
  • Utility customer complaint proceedings before the New York State Public Service Commission
  • Obtaining siting permits for major utility facilities in New York State

Professional & Community Activities

Member, National Association of College and University Attorneys

New York State Bar Association

School Board Secretary, St. Raymond School, East Rockaway, New York (2013-present)

Honors & Awards

  • Fordham University Law School, Fordham Law Review, Notes and Articles Editor.
  • New York Lawyers' Alliance, Cornerstone Award, 2006