New York Area's
Best Lawyers 2022

Featuring the top legal talent in the Hackensack, Long Island, New York City, Newark, Stamford, White Plains and Woodbridge areas.

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Featured Firms


The Perecman Firm , P.L.L.C.
Morelli Law Firm PLLC
Block O'Toole & Murphy
Gair, Gair, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf
Gersowitz Libo & Korek , P.C.
Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
Patrick A. Mullin
Pegalis Law Group , LLC

Davidson, Dawson & Clark LLP

Silberstein, Awad & Miklos , P.C.
BodnarMilone LLP
Simonson Goodman Platzer P.C.
Goldschmidt & Genovese , LLP
Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone , LLP

Garson & Jakub LLP

Koskoff Koskoff & Bieder , PC
Ganfer Shore Leeds & Zauderer LLP
Saltzman Chetkof & Rosenberg LLP

Gurfein Douglas LLP

Littman Krooks LLP

Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool , LLP
Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano , LLP

Bender & Rosenthal LLP

Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles , LLP

The Law Offices of Louis Grandelli , P.C.

Nolletti Law Group PLLC

Garr Silpe , P.C.
Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein , LLP
Townley ADR , PC
Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz , PLLC
Johnson & Cohen , LLP
The Richard L. Rosen Law Firm , PLLC

Bleakley Platt & Schmidt , LLP

Ronald Fatoullah & Associates

Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners PLLC

Danziger & Markhoff LLP
Klaris Law
The Law Firm of A.J. Temsamani P.C.
Buzin Law P.C.
Winter & Grossman , PLLC

Michele A. Katz PLLC

Featured in Best Lawyers

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David H. Perecman

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Benedict P. "Ben" Morelli

  • Recognized Since: 1997
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Daniel P. O'Toole

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Jeffrey A. Block

Jeffrey A. Block

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Stephen J. Murphy

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Allan Zelikovic

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Anthony H. Gair

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Ben B. Rubinowitz

  • Recognized Since: 2003
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Christopher J. Donadio

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Diana M. A. Carnemolla

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Howard S. Hershenhorn

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Jeffrey B. Bloom

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Marijo C. Adimey

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Richard M. Steigman

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Daniel Linson

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Edward H. Gersowitz

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Jeff S. Korek

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Michael A. Fruhling

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Carmine A. Rubino

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Judith A. Livingston

  • Recognized Since: 1993
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Matthew Gaier

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Thomas A. "Tom" Moore

  • Recognized Since: 1989
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Patrick A. Mullin

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    Hackensack, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Criminal Defense: White-Collar
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Annamarie Bondi-Stoddard

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Gary M. "Gary" Nielsen

Gary M. "Gary" Nielsen

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Image of James B. "Jim" Baydar

James B. "Jim" Baydar

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Robert V. Fallarino

Robert V. Fallarino

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Sanford S. Nagrotsky

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Image of Steven E. Pegalis

Steven E. Pegalis

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Joseph Miklos

Joseph Miklos

  • Recognized Since: 2011
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Joseph P. Awad

Joseph P. Awad

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Linda M. Oliva

Linda M. Oliva

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Image of Erik Kristensen

Erik Kristensen

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of John P. Frucco

John P. Frucco

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Lydia A. Milone

Lydia A. Milone

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Pamela J. Jenson

Pamela J. Jenson

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Peter O. Bodnar

Peter O. Bodnar

  • Recognized Since: 1995
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Tamara A. Mitchel

Tamara A. Mitchel

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Edward S. "Ted" Goodman

Edward S. "Ted" Goodman

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Paul Simonson

Paul Simonson

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Image of Donna M. Genovese

Donna M. Genovese

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Sylvia Goldschmidt

Sylvia Goldschmidt

  • Recognized Since: 1999
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Carolyn Reinach Wolf

Carolyn Reinach Wolf

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Health Care Law
Image of Ellyn S. Kravitz

Ellyn S. Kravitz

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Elder Law | Trusts and Estates
Image of Patrick Formato

Patrick Formato

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Health Care Law
Image of RoseAnn C. Branda

RoseAnn C. Branda

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Samuel J. Ferrara

Samuel J. Ferrara

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Sharon P. Stiller

Sharon P. Stiller

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Rochester-NY, New York
  • Practice Area
    Employment Law - Individuals
Image of Alinor C. Sterling

Alinor C. Sterling

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Area
    Appellate Practice
Image of Antonio Ponvert III

Antonio Ponvert III

  • Recognized Since: 2011
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Civil Rights Law | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Carey B. Reilly

Carey B. Reilly

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Christopher M. "Chris" Mattei

Christopher M. "Chris" Mattei

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of David M. Bernard

David M. Bernard

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of J. Craig "Craig" Smith

J. Craig "Craig" Smith

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of James D. "Jim" Horwitz

James D. "Jim" Horwitz

  • Recognized Since: 2001
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Joel Lichtenstein

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Joshua D. "Josh" Koskoff

Joshua D. "Josh" Koskoff

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Kathleen Nastri

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of William M. "Bill" Bloss

William M. "Bill" Bloss

  • Recognized Since: 2003
  • Location:

    Stamford, Connecticut
  • Practice Areas
    Criminal Defense: White-Collar | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Margery N. Weinstein

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Matthew J. Leeds

  • Recognized Since: 2003
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
Image of Steven J. Shore

Steven J. Shore

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Real Estate
Image of Lee Rosenberg

Lee Rosenberg

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Barry Washor

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Christopher L. Sallay

Christopher L. Sallay

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Anthony J. Enea

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Elder Law | Trusts and Estates
Image of Frederick C. Johs

Frederick C. Johs

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants | Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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Ira E. Garr

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Barry Berkman

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Collaborative Law: Family Law | Family Law
Image of Jacqueline Newman

Jacqueline Newman

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Collaborative Law: Family Law | Family Law | Family Law Mediation
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Marc Fleisher

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Collaborative Law: Family Law
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Rosemary A. Townley

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Arbitration
Image of Clifford A. "Cliff" Meirowitz

Clifford A. "Cliff" Meirowitz

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Elder Law
Image of Martin T. Johnson

Martin T. Johnson

  • Recognized Since: 1997
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Mitchell Y. Cohen

Mitchell Y. Cohen

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
Image of Richard L. Rosen

Richard L. Rosen

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Franchise Law
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Ronald Fatoullah

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Elder Law | Litigation - Trusts and Estates | Trusts and Estates
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Stacey Meshnick

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Elder Law
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Harris E. Markhoff

  • Recognized Since: 1989
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Corporate Law | Trusts and Estates
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Joshua S. Levine

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Health Care Law
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Michael Markhoff

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    White Plains, New York
  • Practice Area
    Trusts and Estates
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Edward "Ed" Klaris

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television
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A.J. Temsamani

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Andrew Buzin

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Robert S. Grossman

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law

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Edward Guldi

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Eileen McGivney

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Erica Colon

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Sagar Chadha

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Zachary S. Perecman

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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David T. Sirotkin

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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David H. Larkin

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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James Rubinowitz

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Rachel Jacobs

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Anthony Makarov

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Avinoam Laby

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Andrea J. Caruso

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Andrea M. Brodie

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Jamie Rosen

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Elder Law | Health Care Law
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Justin T. Kelton

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Michael L. Gurman

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Health Care Law
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Sarah A. Chussler

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Areas
    Elder Law | Health Care Law
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Allyson D. Burger

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Long Island, New York
  • Practice Area
    Family Law

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