Deborah Jill Blum is an experienced litigator and winning trial attorney, admitted to practice throughout the Courts of New York State and before the Federal Courts of the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Ms. Blum received her Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University in Industrial & Labor Relations and her Juris Doctor from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. She began her career as a Staff Attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Nassau County. Prior to starting her own practice, Ms. Blum worked for a boutique criminal defense firm, handling all aspects of criminal law. She is currently Of Counsel to a prominent family law practitioner, as well as a leading federal criminal defense firm.
She is the Principal Attorney at Deborah J. Blum, Esq. and was named one of the New York Super Lawyers as a Rising Star. She frequently appears on national, cable, local and online television and radio programing as a Legal Commentator. Appearances include Fox News, Fox Business Network, ABC's Good Morning America, CNN's HLN, New York's PIX11, CBS New York, LawNewz and Newsmax. She discusses a wide variety of topics and offers thorough legal analysis. Even through her success, she remains down-to-earth and approachable. Ms. Blum and her staff put their clients first, keeping in constant contact with them and walking them through each step of the process. A staple of her practice is care and attention to each individual client and their support system.