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Michael Feldman

Attorneys
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1279 Route 300 Newburgh, NY 12551
39 Broadway, Suite 1910 New York, NY
 

Education: 
  • St. Johns University School of Law
  • National Economics Honor Society
  • National Political Science Honor Society
  • St. Johns University School of Law Juris Doctor:, Deans List
Admissions & Membership: 
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts
  • New Jersey District Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Michael Feldman is a  Partner in the firm's Litigation Department. He Joined the firm in 1992. Mr. Feldman is the Director of the Truck Accident Trial Group.

Michael Feldman is Dean of the New York State Trial Lawyers Institute. He is on the Board of the Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.  He is a Member of the American Association of Justice, Association of Plaintiff’s Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers,  National Trial Lawyers and the Bronx County Bar Association.

Mr. Feldman has  lectured on  Nursing home litigation, Trucking litigation, and Trial Advocacy. He has lectured at numerous Bar Associations and colleges. 

Michael Feldman  has been named as a Top 100 Lawyer in the State of New York by National Trial Lawyers. He has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi- Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

He has been named by Reuters  as a SuperLawyer. He was designated Top Lawyer in the New York Metropolitan Area by the American Registry. Mr. Feldman is an Arbitrator with the Civil Court, City of New York. Mr. Feldman is also a Veterans Administration accredited attorney.

Mr.Feldman has successfully obtained many substantial verdicts and settlements, including the following: 

$2.3 Million dollar settlement, Distracted Driver Hits Pedestrian In Intersection

$3.5 Million dollar settlement awarded, Drowsy Driving By Group Home Driver Results in Catastrophic Injuries 

$2 Million dollar settlement awarded, Manhattan lawyer hires firm for Bronx trial

$6 Million dollar verdict awarded to Brooklyn client seriously injured in a pedestrian knockdown invovling a city bus

$2.5 Million dollar settlement awarded to Bronx client injured in tractor trailer crash, read more

$1.8 Million dollar verdict awarded to client seriously injured in a construciton accident at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn

$2.5 Million dollar verdict awarded to victim seriously injured in a car crash. A Brooklyn jury found both a double parked car and a driver leaving a parking spot accountable for causing a crash, read more 

$6 Million dollar settlement awarded to Orange County, New York clients seriously injured in a car crash in Newburgh, New York

$5.7 Million dollar verdict awarded to a Jacoby & Meyers' client whose 8-year old daughter suffered fatal injuries in a runaway school bus accident, read more

$2.5 Million dollar settlement awarded to  client seriously injured when a tractor trailer failed to properly navigate a turn and struck the victim’s vehicle causing serious injuries, read more

$3,250,000 Million dollar settlement was reached on behalf of the Estate of a 25 year old student who was burned to death when she was unable to escape from her 6th-floor apartment in the Bronx, read more

$2,250,000 Million dollar settlement awarded to the family of our client, a nursing home resident with food restrictions. Although our client's doctor notified both the nursing home and the nursing home's food delivery service company that our client had strict food restrictions, both parties neglected to follow the doctor's orders. Our client was served food she was unable to eat and tragically choked to death

$37 Million dollar Verdict for the victim of an accident caused by a drunk driver

$4 Million dollar verdict for a passenger in an automobile crash who sustained a compression fracture of his lumbar spine

$1.2 Million dollar verdict for a passenger on a bus which stopped short causing her to fracture her arm

$3.4 Million Dollar settlement before trial  where a 30 year old female Rockland County pedestrian sustained multiple lower extremity injuries as a result of being hit by a bus. At the time of the incident the injured plaintiff’s  2 year old  child was also struck and died a few days later.

$950,000 Mediation decision for a 65 year old Bronx resident injured by a truck while crossing the street.

$800,000 arbitration award for construction worker injured while working at a construction site.

$1.55 Million Dollar settlement before trial was  agreed to by the trial judge and the parents of an 8 year old boy who sustained multiple burns  to his back and neck when a sterno can from a Hot-Dog Vendor’s cart fell upon him.

$2.5 Million Settlement for victim of sexual assault at a camp.

$950,000 Settlement for injuries sustained due to negligence of Bronx landlord. 

$750,000 Settlement of resident of Nursing Home who was given inadequate care and fractured her hip.

$525,000 Settlement  of a 45 year old Kings County father of 2 when during work he fell from a scaffold resulting in a fracture of his right ankle requiring surgery with installation of hardware.

$850,000 Settlement before trial with court approval of a 6 year old Westchester County child who sustained multiple burns on her arms and chest when she removed a scalding hot container of baby formula from a microwave oven spilling the contents on her body.

$285,000 Settlement after depositions for a pedestrian struck by a distracted delivery van driver. 

$200,000 Settlement on behalf of neglected nursing home resident.  

Mr.Feldman is an active member of the legal community, regularly sharing valuable insights with those dedicated to seeking justice for those the seriously injured, highlights include:

May 2016: New York State Trial Lawyers Institute (NYSTLI) Nursing Home litigation Seminar Presenter. The seminar was designed to provide nursing home abuse attorneys with the skills and resources needed to successfully seek justice for abused and neglected nursing home residents. 

June 30th 2015: New York State Trial Lawyers Institute (NYSTLI) Traumatic Brain Injury seminar, a presentation was developed to help attorneys recognize, screen and build a traumatic brain injury case utilizing the latest technology, testing, evaluations and assessments.

June 17, 2014: Partner Michael Feldman is a speaker at the New York State Trial Lawyers Institute (NYSTLI) seminar Litigating Nursing Home Cases. The comprehensive seminar covered recent developments in nursing home law including litigating assisted living claims and punitive damages under public health law section 2801(d).