Germana F. Giordano
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Germana F. Giordano
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Germana F. Giordano is a distinguished criminal defense attorney with many accolades, including the prestigious Honor of the Knight (“Cavaliere dell’Ordine della Stella”) conferred upon her by the Italian President, Sergio Mattarella. She has been interviewed by several prestigious news outlets in Italy and the United States.

Germana has extensive experience successfully representing clients at arraignments, hearings, sentencings and trials in State and Federal criminal courts and in connection with criminal immigration court proceedings. She applies her knowledge and extensive experience to all of her cases with a goal towards having charges dismissed and sentences reduced.

Germana also represents individuals and organizations in a wide array of immigration cases. She has assisted individuals around the world to secure visas, green cards and work permits. She provides keen guidance to her clients in complex immigration matters.

Germana is a native Italian speaker and is fluent in English and French.
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, New York
  • Intellectual Property LL.M., June 2000

  • Universita` degli Studi di Bari, “Facolta` di Giurisprudenza,” Bari, Italy
  • Law Degree, Magna Cum Laude, June 1997
Bar Admissions
  • State of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Honors & Rewards
  • Honor of the Knight (“Cavaliere dell’Ordine della Stella”) 2022
  • Legal Leaders Top Rated Lawyers in New York 2016
  • Super Lawyers –The Top Women Attorneys, The New York Times Magazine, May 2014
  • Top Rated New York, NY Criminal Defense Attorney by “Super Lawyers,” nominated Rising Star in 2013