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Michael D. Chechanover

  • Of Counsel


Mineola, NY





Michael D. Chechanover is of Counsel to Klee Woolf Goldman & Filpi, LLP. Mr. Chechanover has been representing injured workers before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board since 1989. He has a Bachelor of Arts from SUNY Oneonta and received his Law Degree from Fordham University School of Law. Mr. Chechanover started his legal career as a Law Assistant in the NYC Civil Court.

Michael serves on the Board of Directors of the Injured Workers' Bar Association of New York and is a member of the Workers' Compensation Committees of the New York State Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association and was the Secretary of the Society Of New York Workers' Compensation Bar Association. Highly regarded by Judges and fellow attorneys, Mr. Chechanover has lectured to attorneys and doctors on Workers Compensation issues and is fluent in Spanish.

Areas Of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1982


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D.
  • SUNY Oneonta
    • B.A.

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Board of Directors of the NYS Workers' Compensation Bar Association, 1989 to Present
  • NYS Bar Association, Member
  • Injured Workers' Bar Association, Member
  • Queens County Bar Association, Vice Chairman, Workers' Compensation Committee

Past Employment Positions

  • NYC Civil Court, Law Assistant

Pro Bono Activities

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives

Practice Areas

Free Consultations — Evening Appointments Available