Author: Leslie Tayne
Leslie H. Tayne, Esq. has nearly two decades of experience in the practice area of consumer and business financial debt-related services. She launched her law firm, Tayne Law Group, P.C., formerly Law Offices Of Leslie H. Tayne P.C., in 2001, which is one of the few New York State law practices concentrating in debt management, debt resolution and alternatives to bankruptcy for consumers, business owners and professionals who are in need of help with managing finances. Leslie and her firm deliver comprehensive consulting and support services for clients in all areas of debt including credit cards, unsecured loans, lines of credit and consumer based loans as well as business and student loan matters. Leslie is highly accomplished in negotiation and settlements with large national banks, credit unions, collection agencies and multiple creditor legal representatives.Her mission is to reshape debt resolution alternatives by giving clients a supportive and reliable environment built on experience, trust and results that will not only relieve clients of the stress from debts but also the burden of the never-ending debt cycle. Leslie’s practice has grown since its establishment, with offices now in Manhattan, White Plains and Mount Kisco and continues to expand.Eager to share her counsel and expertise, Leslie is frequently invited to participate in speaking engagements and is often a volunteer guest presenter at colleges, bar associations and not-for-profits. Continuing her commitment to public service, she has been actively involved with the Guide Dog Foundation of Smithtown since 2011 as a volunteer who cares for and trains puppies that eventually become service dogs for individuals in need. Leslie is also Chair for the Nassau County Bar Association’s Attorney Accountant Committee, treasurer with the Jewish Lawyers Association of Nassau County, and is the Chair for Nassau Suffolk Law Services, Inc.A highly respected consumer and business debt-related expert, Leslie is often called upon by the media to comment on a variety of financial topics. She has written content for and been interviewed by a variety of national and local news outlets including Inc. Magazine, Forbes, The Huffington Post, Fox News, CNBC, Newsday, The New York Daily News, as well as many, many more.Always ready to donate her time and services when and where needed, Leslie was responsible for launching a specialized Hurricane Sandy Hotline in the aftermath of the devastating storm where she and her staff responded to questions and concerns among the many inflicted by the storm free of charge while providing free financial and debt advice. Leslie also devotes her time to the Long Island Against Domestic Violence organization speaking regularly to their support group on budgeting techniques and money saving strategies.Most recently, Leslie has been selected to Superlawyers for 2015 and 2016, voted Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business, awarded 2016 Top Legal Eagle by Long Island Pulse Magazine and the Tayne law Group has been voted Bethpage Federal Credit Union’s best debt consolidation service for the last 4 years in a row.