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Farber, Irving O.
235 Main Street White Plains, NY
Phone: (914) 946-5100
Fax: (914) 946-5111


Current Employment Position(s)


Lawyer Overview

Mr. Farber has been "AV" Rated (very high Legal ability and general ethical standards) in the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. Over the course of his career, he has litigated and tried hundreds of cases involving matters such as defamation, motor vehicle accidents, explosion cases, medical malpractice, airline deregulation claims, physician disciplinary matters, legal malpractice, Will contests, custody cases, and litigated and negotiated various corporate contract, and commercial matters.

Mr. Farber's extensive knowledge and understanding of medical matters and legal experience is uniquely advantageous in Will contests, litigated Elder Law and litigated Guardianship matters. In addition, he has been involved in various appellate matters, including argument in New York's highest appellate court, the Court of Appeals.

Over the years, he has authored multiple articles in various legal publications and has lectured extensively on trial practice. Honors include in 1995 a Congressional Proclamation for accomplishments on behalf of his community. He presently serves his community as a Volunteer Fireman.

Areas of Practice

  • Appeals
  • Civil Litigation
  • Trials
  • Negligence and Personal Injury Litigation
  • Estate Litigation
  • Guardianship Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Law
  • Physician Disciplinary Matters
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice

Representative Clients

  • Victims of Negligence
  • Physicians
  • Attorneys

West Practice Categories

Business & Commercial Law, Business Organizations, Health & Health Care Law, Litigation & Appeals, Probate & Estate Administration, Legal Malpractice


Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1968
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1974
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1974

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Westchester County Bar Association - Judicial Screening Committee (Past Co-Chair)


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York, 1967
  • Wagner College, Staten Island, New York, 1965
    A.B., Bachelor of Arts