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Bronx Law Office of Delmas Costin Jr.

EMPLOYMENT AND IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS

At Bronx Law Office of Delmas Costin Jr. we pride ourselves in our commitment to client satisfaction. Our firm is uniquely structured to ensure that you receive the attention you deserve. From our client intake representative, who is the initial point of contact, to your attorney and legal assistant, we make sure that you are kept current on the status of your case, and we work hard to get the best results possible. We utilize a team approach so multiple people are up-to-date on your case. If you ever have questions or don’t understand exactly what is going on with your personal injury case, just give us a call. We’ll explain what’s going on in plain English with no legal mumbo jumbo. We give you the respect you’re entitled to. To us, you’re not just a number. You’re a person, and we’ll treat you that way. Our goal is to be the premier injury law firm in the country!

Ms. Afshan Khan

Immigration Attorney

Ms. Afshan Khan was admitted to the New York State Bar in February 2013 and the Southern District of New York in May 2014. She was also admitted to the Illinois State Bar in May 2016. Ms. Khan received her law degree at Pace University School of Law in White Plains, NY where she specialized in Immigration Law and International Human Rights. During her legal studies, she served as a Research Assistant and as a Student Attorney at the Immigration Justice Clinic where she worked directly with Adjustment of Status and Asylum clients facing deportation proceedings. After law school, Ms. Khan worked with several law firms assisting with their immigration practices. Additionally, Ms. Khan worked at non-profit housing organizations, where she worked with clients discriminated against in trying to get housing and clients facing mortgage foreclosure.

Ms. Khan exclusively practices Immigration Law in Rockford and the suburbs of Chicago, IL as well as Bronx, NY. As an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”), Ms. Khan’s immigration practice includes family-based petitions, non-immigrant visas, deportation defense, waivers and naturalizations. She has worked with individuals from Mexico and Central America, Caribbean, South America, South Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. Ms. Khan is fluent in Urdu, and she speaks Spanish. She has also worked on deferred action cases, including Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”). With the Supreme Court to decide on implementing expanded DACA and DAPA this summer 2016, have a free consultation with Ms. Khan to determine your eligibility and concerns. Ms. Khan will work diligently with you to achieve the most favorable outcome for your immigration matter.

The Law Office of Delmas A. Costin, Jr.linkedin
930 Grand Concourse, Suite 1F
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 618-0589 (Office)
(347) 510-0099 (Fax)

Delmas A. Costin, Jr

Employment Lawyer

Delmas A. Costin, Jr. is the sole proprietor of The Law Office of Delmas A. Costin, Jr. Mr. Costin represents parties in employment discrimination matters, labor-management disputes, civil rights litigation and criminal proceedings.

Mr. Costin began his legal career serving as an Assistant District Attorney in the Office of the Bronx District Attorney. He was the primary prosecutor in dozens of trials and proceedings during his 6 year tenure. He also worked in Manhattan law firms where he represented personal injury defendants, labor unions and union benefit funds in litigation throughout the tri-state area. Mr. Costin has practiced law in New York State since the late 90’s.

Mr. Costin fights hard for individuals accused of committing a crime. The law is clear – you are innocent until proven guilty. A criminal accusation does not mean that you are indeed guilty – it means that the District Attorney only has a belief a crime has been committed and ultimately must prove it. Mr. Costin forcefully defends the criminally accused at trial and in certain circumstances crafts plea deals that do not have jail time. His hard work and creativity make him a successful attorney.

All too often, employees find themselves in situations where they are not treated fairly by their employer – they are victims of discrimination, improperly paid their wages, or illegally denied benefits. Fighting for individual rights is very important to Mr. Costin. Frequently, the employee is left with nothing because of the employer’s action. For Mr. Costin, helping individuals is an issue of fundamental fairness and doing what is right. As a former Human Resources Manager, Mr. Costin understands the way to properly handle situations.

Mr. Costin believes that good representation requires understanding the client’s position. Interviewing the client and witnesses, review of documents, and a thorough investigation are essential to developing a good case. This process develops strong cases which helps his clients obtain their desired goals.

Mr. Costin spends his free time supporting various groups in the New York City area. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors for a Bronx Head Start Program and co-chairperson of the Legal Redress Committee of the Mid-Manhattan Branch of the NAACP. He is also a member of various bar associations including the National Employment Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, the Bronx County Bar Association and the Black Bar Association of Bronx County. Finally, through these organizations and others, Mr. Costin has spoken to community groups about employment discrimination, unemployment law, the rights of criminally accused and police brutality.

Mr. Costin was born and raised in New York City. He is a graduate of Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations and the Boston University School of Law.

The Law Office of Delmas A. Costin, Jr.linkedin
930 Grand Concourse, Suite 1F
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 618-0589 (Office)
(718) 841-0084 (Direct)
(347) 510-0099 (Fax)

Dawn Levy-Weinstein

Discrimination Lawyer

Ms. Dawn Levy-Weinstein graduated from Cornell University in 1988, completed her J.D. with Hofstra University in 1991, and has been practicing law in New York State since 1992.

Following her warm welcome to The Law Office of Delmas A. Costin, Jr. in 2017, Dawn now primarily fights for clients in Bronx, NY and the surrounding areas. She specializing in all types of Employment Law matters, and carries her vast experience as a great Employment Discrimination Lawyer in Bronx, NY, with her day after day. Dawn focuses on providing solutions for her client’s, and has built a strong reputation for her perseverance and hard work leading to successful outcomes for all of The Law Office of Delmas A. Costin, Jr.’s clients she has the pleasure to represent.

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930 Grand Concourse, Suite 1F
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 618-0589 (Office)
(347) 510-0099 (Fax)

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