Super Lawyers Magazine has named Irene one of its “Rising Stars” in the area of business litigation for the New York City Metro Area, and the New York Times has listed her as one of the Top Women Attorneys in Metro New York. Long Island Pulse Magazine has also named her as a “Top Legal Eagle”.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Tenedios was in-house counsel for an insurance company, where her responsibilities included researching a myriad of insurance coverage issues and drafting dispositive motions in employment discrimination and general litigation actions.
Since joining Levitt LLP in 2004, Ms. Tenedios has counseled and represented a wide variety of clients at all stages of the litigation process in both state and federal court. Ms. Tenedios focuses her practice on complex business and commercial litigation, including the defense and prosecution of claims for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, business torts and unfair business practices. Ms. Tenedios’ areas of practice also include commercial and residential landlord/tenant disputes. Ms. Tenedios is also well-versed in drafting and negotiating various business agreements, including asset purchase agreements, shareholder agreements, employment agreements, non-disclosure agreements and non-competition agreements.
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
New York State Bar Association
Nassau County Bar Association