Victoria Spodek was born and raised in New York City. Ms. Spodek received a Bachelor of Arts from Barnard College, and attended University College London in London, England. After graduating cum laude Ms. Spodek set her sights on Law School while working as a paralegal for a real estate attorney. Ms.Spodek attended Pace Law School in White Plains, NY and graduated cum laude.
While in Law School, Ms. Spodek clerked for a New York County Supreme Court Judge. As a clerk she observed trials and researched and drafted opinions on Motions for Summary Judgment, Motions to Dismiss and Discovery Motions. After law school, Ms. Spodek interned for a Civil Court Judge in Nassau District Court handling legal research and writing opinions.
In the private sector, Ms. Spodek worked at the Legal Department of a Fortune 500 company. From there Ms. Spodek went on to work for a prominent civil litigation firm whose verdicts were in the multi million dollar range. In 2008, Ms. Spodek joined the Spodek Law Group P.C. and has focused her practice on civil litigation, personal and business bankruptcy and the representation of developers and purchasers in real estate transactions.
Ms. Spodek focuses her practice on representing debtors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 petitions along with adversary proceedings in bankruptcy courts. Ms. Spodek has represented the developers of the Chatham 44 Condo development, the North Hills development in Long Island, and numerous purchasers of condo’s and condominiums in New York City and the surrounding areas.
Ms. Spodek is a fluent Russian speaker. Recently, Ms. Spodek has spent considerable time offering legal services to the victims Hurricane Sandy in south Brooklyn, NY.