Practice Areas:

Matrimonial and Family Law

Real Estate Services

Criminal Defense, Traffic Matters

Civil Litigation

Wills, Estates and Financial Planning

Social Security Disability Representation

About Us

Nigos Karatas, Esq.

Nigos Karatas, Esq. is a graduate of the Union University, Albany Law School, having earned a Degree of Juris Doctor in 1982. Prior to attending Albany Law School, Mr. Karatas attended Rochester Institute of Technology, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.

Mr. Karatas is admitted to practice in the courts of New York State. He is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Western District of New York and the United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Monroe County Bar Association and New York State Defenders Association.

In private practice since 1983, Mr. Karatas has not only committed his time and talents to representing his clients, he has also served his community in various capacities. By volunteering through Volunteer Legal Services Project, he has assisted individuals with their legal needs in the community.

Mr. Karatas has represented the interests of children in Supreme and Family Courts in Monroe County. He was recognized for his services to the children of Monroe County with the James R. Boyle Award for Child Advocacy in 2004. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Park Ridge Child Care Center in Greece New York, as well as not-for-profit organizations.

Born in Ankara, Turkey, Mr. Karatas and his parents immigrated to the United States in 1968. Conversationally fluent in Turkish, he has represented and assisted immigrants from various countries who speak the Turkish language.

Rhonda Reynolds

Rhonda Reynolds is the Legal Assistant to Nigos Karatas. Working with Mr. Karatas, since 1995, Rhonda provides personal attention to our clients and serves as the primary point of contact between our clients and our office.

With her excellent organizational skills, outgoing personality and genuine concern for the well-being of our clients, Rhonda assists Mr. Karatas in maintaining open lines of communication with our clients.