Cristina Lipan

Social Security Disability Associate

Location: Brooklyn, New York
Telephone: (914) 339-2621
Fax: (315) 864-6087
Email: Email Me


Cristina Lipan is an associate attorney at the Law Offices of Joseph A. Romano, P.C., specializing in bankruptcy, social security and workers’ compensation law. A local New York State graduate, Ms. Lipan is admitted to practice in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York Bankruptcy Courts, in addition to New York State courts.

After graduating law school she worked as a bankruptcy attorney, advising in complex bankruptcy matters. Ms. Lipan previously interned with a chapter 7 trustee, reviewing bankruptcy petitions for various issues, which, along with years of prior experience representing creditors, gives her an edge representing individuals seeking debt relief and financial freedom. She recently joined the firm seeking to help individuals navigate the complex legal landscape.

Ms. Lipan brings an addition of fresh skills to the firm, as well as a creative approach to complex legal issues. She has earned recognition throughout her scholarly endeavors including admission to the Dean’s Scholar Program and as an editor for the Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal. She is fluent in Romanian and conversational in Spanish.


Areas Of Practice:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation


Bar Admissions:

  • New York, 2011
  • Eastern District New York, 2011
  • Southern District New York, 2011



Hofstra University School of Law

  • J.D., 2010


CUNY Hunter College

  • B.A. Economics, 2007