Mount Vernon, New York

Mount Vernon, New York is the eighth most populous city in New York State with a population of approximately 68,000. The city was named after George Washington's estate in Virginia. Mount Vernon is located just a short drive from popular attractions such as the Bronx Zoo and the Botanical Gardens, and is only 14 miles from the heart of Manhattan.

The city has a very diverse population in its 4.4 square miles, with over 98 different nationalities represented. Famous residents have included Art Carney of "The Honeymooners" fame; former basketball stars Ray Williams and Gus Williams; legendary TV personality Dick Clark, and actor Denzel Washington.

Mount Vernon has many public parks and nature preserves, highlighted by the county owned Wilson Woods Park and Hunt's Woods, a nature preserve which has been run by the city since 1967. The city is proud of the Ice Hutch, a sports complex where indoor ice hockey is played in the winter, while tennis and golf are played throughout the year.

The Law Office of Mark A. Siesel specializes in personal injury and criminal law, and we pride ourselves on providing personalized, hands- on attention to each of our clients. From the moment the client enters our White Plains, New York offices, through the conclusion of their case by trial, mediation, arbitration or other resolution, our clients are fully apprised of the status of their cases at all times. We offer a free initial consultation to all clients, and we are accessible through our two websites, and, three blogs, and by fax, e-mail.

Contact our office at (914) 428-7386 to schedule an appointment for your free consultation or visit our websites at or Our law office is only 11 miles from City Hall in Mount Vernon. Directions can be accessed by clicking here. Parking is easily accessible in the six story parking garage directly behind our building at the corner of Maple Avenue and Chester Street, known as the Chester-Maple Garage.