Hyman J. Greenberg Esq. 1920-2008

Hyman J. Greenberg Esq. 1920-2008

Of Counsel
Forest Hills, New York

Hyman J. Greenberg, former resident of Richmond Hill, Queens, is a graduate of St. John's University and St. John's Law School, Class of 1948. Mr. Greenberg has been practicing Criminal Law for over 50 years. As a Criminal Defense Attorney, Mr. Greenberg has significant experience in criminal trials, having participated in hundreds of felony and misdemeanor trials both on the State and Federal level. He has experienced success both at the pre-trial level as well as the trial level. Mr. Greenberg has served as Associate Counsel to the Joint Legislative Committee on Public Health of the State of New York; Is a past-president of the Criminal Court's Bar Association of Queens County; is a past member of the Queens County Bar Association; a past Vice Commander of the American Legion; a Founding Father and past Director of the Samaritan Half Way Society; served in the United States Army for 6 years, 2 years in the South Pacific during World War II; remains active in various Civic Associations. Hyman Greenberg brings to Addabbo & Greenberg, as "Of Counsel", his 50 years experience in practicing Criminal Law and provides tremendous guidance to the partners and Associates of Addabbo & Greenberg in this field.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law


  • St. John's University School of Law, Jamaica, New York
    • Honors: Class of 1948
  • St. John's University

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Public Health of the State of New York, Associate Counsel, Joint Legislative Committee
  • Criminal Court's Bar Association of Queens County, President
  • Queens County Bar Association, Past Member
  • American Legion, Vice Commander

Pro Bono Activities

  • Founding Father and Past Director, Samaritan Half Way Society