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New York, NY
Digital Editor, New York Law Journal

Veteran journalist and digital strategist, currently an editor at the New York Law Journal.

Melissa Hoffmann's Biography

Melissa R. Hoffmann, now a senior-level editor in the New York City media world, began her career in 2001 covering crime for the daily Times Herald-Record in Newburgh, New York. Little did the rookie reporter know, the most important news story of her lifetime would occur that fall, when a terrorist attack on New York City changed, quite literally, everything.

Amid the horror of that event were inspiring stories of ...

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Future Family Court — Construction has begun on the long-awaited new Nassau County Family Court at the former site of the Social Services Department in Garden City, adjacent to th...

Motion to Seal Records in Wrongful Death Settlement Denied — A Nassau County judge refused to seal court documents in the settlement of a lawsuit stemming from a gruesome murder, citing a need for transparency in what he called the first case of its kind in New York-a suit against a voluntary mental health facility for the actions of a voluntary patient.

Real Estate Lawyer Charged in Theft of Escrow Funds — Mineola lawyer Bill Tsoumpelis was arrested Thursday on charges he stole more than $20,000 in escrow funds belonging to a Queens couple.

Infographic: What Consumers Want From New Tech and 4 Startups That Are Tapping Those Desires — What needs and priorities define the contemporary American consumer? The Future Foundation took a look as at some key trends shaping modern life, and using its findings, selected four startups the research firm feels will appeal to these consumer needs and desires.

Infographic: Perception vs. Reality in Digital Evolution — CMOs are leading the way in steering their companies in a digital-first direction, but while most believe they're deeply involved in the transformation, only a quarter actually have a clear understanding of what this means and/or have mapped the digital customer journey. Infographic: Carlos Monteiro

Why Mobile Payments Are a Millennial Must — With the arrival of Apple Pay and Facebook reportedly mulling peer-to-peer payments, the established system of exchanging currency for goods and services is experiencing disruption.

Infographic: Getting Consumers to Intentionally Click on Your Mobile Ad — Data usage on smartphones continues to outpace voice usage, according to the latest installment of the Consumer Intelligence Series from PricewaterhouseCoopers, which looks at consumer desires and concerns about mobile marketing.

March Madness Case Study Shows How to Get Viewers to Ignore That Second Screen

Infographic: A Look Inside Grocery Shoppers' Minds and Baskets

The Week's Best Parties: From New York to Paris

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Jun 26, 2015

As a press room colleague correctly notes, all Dem #SCOTUS judges should all probably just retire now. They're never gonna top this.

Jun 25, 2015

RT @DavidLBrownJr: #Dewey trial: Fear and lots of loathing among partners just ahead of Dewey/LeBoeuf merger. @AmericanLawyer:

Jun 25, 2015

Missed any of the developments in the #Dewey fraud trial? @NYLawJournal has you covered. Follow along here:

Jun 24, 2015

RT @drhli: Great entertainment at @nicolefuller's Twitter account. Big story too. Won't spoil it for you. Go check it out

Jun 22, 2015

Dollar pizza: TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE. Unless you like your slice seasoned with sadness, by allegedly underpaid workers.

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