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Meet our Founder

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The Firm’s founder, Todd D. Muhlstock formed The Muhlstock Law Firm in early 2015, after spending nearly twenty years developing a foundation of prodigious legal experience including:

  • Advising and counseling various businesses, owners, professionals, employees and independent contractors regarding: employment law matters, including hiring and termination, employee leave, harassment/hostile work environment, contract negotiation and dispute litigation; contract drafting in assorted business transactions; corporate strategies; entity structure, formation and dissolution; and regulatory compliance issues.
  • Conducting over one hundred trials as lead trial counsel in numerous state and federal courts, as well as the pre-trial litigation of claims concerning: employment law, various commercial litigation, contract disputes, business accountings and dissolutions, lottery financing and assignments, healthcare insurance law, class actions, consumer fraud/false advertising, debt collection harassment (FDCPA), credit reporting disputes (FCRA), and personal injury, in numerous courts and administrative agencies.
  • Briefing and arguing appellate cases in the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division First & Second Departments; the New Jersey Appellate Division; and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; and also admitted to the United States Supreme Court since 2003.
  • Representing clients in various quasi-judicial forums – arbitration, mediation, professional licensing cases, criminal investigations and administrative/regulatory matters.

Mr. The Muhlstock is admitted to practice law in the Supreme Court of the United States of America; the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; the United States District Courts of the Southern District of New York, the Eastern District of New York, the District of New Jersey and the District of Puerto Rico; and all New York and New Jersey State Courts. He has also been admitted pro hac vice in the United States District Courts of: the Southern District of Florida, the Central District of California, the Southern District of Indiana, the District of Minnesota, the Northern District of Illinois, and the United States Bankruptcy Court ​for the Eastern District of New York.

Todd D. Muhlstock has been practicing law for 25 years, including as: a Founding Member and Partner in Baker Sanders, LLC (formerly Baker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, The Muhlstock & Neuwirth, LLC) (2005 – 2015); Of Counsel to Barshay, Rizzo & Lopez, PLLC (2021-    ); as Of Counsel to Barshay Sanders PLLC (2017-2020); Partner in Sanders, Grossman, Fass & The Muhlstock, PC (2002 – 2005); class action co-counsel with Girard Gibbs LLP (2012 – 2014); Of Counsel for Compliance and Litigation to Eric M. Berman, P.C. (2008 – 2010); General Counsel of The Zeus Organization LLC (2008- 2010); Of Counsel litigator to Sanders, Sanders, Block, Woycik, Veiner & Grossman (2004 – present); Of Counsel for Employment Law and Compliance to Aronova & Associates, LLC (2015 – present); Trial Counsel to Bergman, Bergman, Goldberg Fields & Lamonsoff LLP (2015 – present); Co-Chair and Founder of the Superstorm Sandy Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) (2013 – 2014); Senior Associate with Mergel, Tubman & Grossman (1996 – 2002); and intern with the law firm of O’Dwyer & Bernstein LLP (1995).

Many attorneys, judges and television viewers throughout the country have seen Todd D. Muhlstock speaking on various aspects of the law. He has lectured on the law numerous times for the New York State Bar Association as well as The American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America); HarrisMartin Publishing (MDL Conference: Target Data Security Breach Litigation, March 2014); the New York State Judicial Institute where he twice lectured the Justices of the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Terms, First and Second Departments; New York Law School (Labor/Employment Law); Manhattanville College; and The City University of New York School of Law at Queens College – where he was also the Managing Editor of the New York City Law Review and received his Juris Doctor degree in 1996.

Additionally, Mr. The Muhlstock has served on the Board of Directors of The Zeus Organization, LLC where he was also on the Executive and Investment Committees and served as Chief Compliance Officer; serves on the Board of Directors of A Gift From Alexa (a not for profit organization fighting the battle against Autism); served on the Executive Committee of NYFAIR (New Yorkers for Fair Automobile Insurance Reform); served on the Executive Committee of the New York Coalition of No Fault Attorneys; served as a judge for the 30th Annual Robert F. Wagner National Moot Court Competition; and has been a television legal expert commentator for several years covering murder, arson and robbery trials on Court TV – appearing on Catherine Crier & Company, Trial Heat and Both Sides. He is also a former member of the American Association for Justice, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, The New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, and the Nassau County Bar Association.

Prior to the private practice of law, Mr. The Muhlstock served as a law clerk to Acting New York State Supreme Court Justice and Judge of the Civil Court of the City of New York, Honorable Richard F. Braun; worked for the Attorney Grievance Committee of the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court, Second Department; served as a Guardian Ad Litem for the Supreme Court of the State of Florida; and worked as a welfare benefits fraud investigator for the State of Florida Department of Human Services.

Bar Admissions

  • New York State Courts
  • New Jersey State Courts
  • U.S. District Courts:
    • Southern District of NY
    • Eastern District of NY
    • District of New Jersey
    • District of Puerto Rico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America


  • Juris Doctorate: The City University of New York School of Law, 1996
  • Bachelor of Arts: The University of Florida, 1990

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We Sue Them

We’ll help you address illegal practices of Debt Collection agencies under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) at No Cost to You:

  • Are you receiving calls multiple times a week? Are they calling from before 8:00 AM or after 9:00 PM?
  • Are you also being called at your workplace?
  • Does they use profane or abusive language?
  • Are they threatening to file a legal case against you or harm or ruin your credit reputation?
  • Are they reaching out to others and telling them of about your debt?
  • Are they calling you repeatedly asking for a different / wrong person?
  • Did they advised you of your right to dispute your debt?
  • Did they failed to send you an official letter within five days after the first call?
  • Are they telling you that you’ve committed a crime?
  • Are they still contacting you even after you’ve advised them not to call?
  • Are they threatening to take legal action on a debt that’s past the statute of limitations?
  • Are you receiving automated calls with pre-recording voice?

If you answered YES to these questions, then we’ll have a case! We can collect up to $1,000 for each account. All you have to do is submit your collection letters, call recordings and/or voicemails using our Easy Uploader — and that’s it! This legal service is FREE and no cost to you at all!

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How To Find Us


(516) 974-9400


100 Garden City Plaza, Suite 500 Garden City, New York 11530

Operating Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am – 1:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed