Pastel & Rosen, LLP is widely recognized for its strategic, political and substantive expertise. Pastel & Rosen, LLP engages in the general practice of law with a specialty in representing property/casualty insurance companies for legislative and regulatory work. The firm works closely with the New York legislature, the Department of Financial Services, the Governor’s office and other state agencies.
Pastel & Rosen, LLP uses its expertise on behalf of clients for proactive or defensive measures before the New York State Legislature, the Governor’s office, and the State agencies, including the New York State Department of Financial Services. We are located near the New York State Capitol and Albany’s New York Department of Financial Services with easy access to New York City.
Robert Pastel formed a lobbying partnership with William Lifton in 1993. Pastel is former counsel to the New York State Assembly Insurance Committee and Housing Committee. In 1997, Michael Rosen joined the firm, which later became Pastel & Rosen, LLP. Rosen served as counsel to the Senate Consumer Protection and Insurance Committees. He also represents the Food Industry of New York State, Inc.