Alan Konigsberg is a founding partner at Levy Konigsberg who has been regularly listed in Best Lawyers. In 2013, Best Lawyers named Mr. Konigsberg “Plaintiff’s Product Liability Lawyer of the Year”. Mr. Konigsberg is a veteran trial lawyer with over 40 years of experience. He has won multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements in a broad range of complex personal injury matters.
Mr. Konigsberg is a nationally recognized in a variety of specialties including lead poisoning cases. For decades, Mr. Konigsberg has represented children who suffered brain damage and permanent injuries from ingesting lead paint dust. Mr. Konigsberg has won some of the nation’s highest jury verdicts in lead poisoning cases. Under Mr. Konigsberg’s leadership, Levy Konigsberg has successfully recovered more than tens of millions of dollars for lead poisoned children. Mr. Konigsberg work on trials and appeals have also resulted in developments in the law that have helped his lead poisoned clients. Mr. Konigsberg lead poisoning verdicts include a $6.9 million verdict on behalf of two brothers who were lead poisoned.
Mr. Konigsberg is also well-known for his work in whistleblower, also known as “qui tam”, litigation. Mr. Konigsberg has represented many whistleblowers (also known as relators) in high-profile cases involving fraud perpetrated against the government. For example, Mr. Konigsberg represented a client with inside knowledge of Medicaid fraud committed by a major U.S. city to the detriment of the United States government. As the result of Mr. Konigsberg’s work, the United States was able to obtain a settlement of $70 million. The whistleblower that courageously came forward in the case was awarded a portion of the government’s recovery resulting in a multi-million dollar recovery for Mr. Konigsberg’s client.
Mr. Konigsberg has also won many seven figure verdicts and settlements in a broad range of other types of personal injury cases including those resulting from construction accidents, inadequate security and defective aircraft.
Mr. Konigsberg has been invited to speak at many national conferences over the years where he shares his knowledge with other lawyers. He has also held positions with Bar Associations in areas including aviation law.