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Leonard Zandrow

Leonard Zandrow Jr

also known as Len Zandrow

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Litigation, Appeals

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About Me

Len is a founding partner of Brister & Zandrow, LLP, a civil litigation law firm with offices in Boston and Plymouth, MA. Since its inception in November, 1995, Brister & Zandrow, LLP has received an AV rating, the highest available in the legal profession for ability and ethics.

Since 1995, Len has served as the General Counsel of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association, Inc., the largest and oldest non-profit organization dedicated to helping civilians in the United States with spinal cord injury and/or disease.  In 2010, Len was also elected to the Board of Directors of United Spinal Association, a national non-profit also serving the disability community.

He is a member of the American, Massachusetts, and Boston Bar Associations. Since 1996, Len has served as one of the editors of the Defense Counsel Journal, a quarterly publication of the invitation-only International Association of Defense Counsel. He served on the Board of Editors of the Boston Bar Journal, a quarterly publication of the Boston Bar Association during the mid-1990's. He has also worked in a variety of capacities with numerous other non-profit organizations and community groups, including the Town of Sharon's Personnel Board, the Catholic Lawyers Guild of Boston, and the Boy Scouts of America.

Len is a member of the International Who's Who of Professionals, Marquis Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who of Emerging Leaders, and Strathmore's Who's Who.


 



Specialties


Complex civil litigation, including: spinal cord injury cases, motor vehicle accident law, construction law, products liability, toxic torts, insurance law and professional malpractice cases.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Litigation: 40%
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
  3. Appeals: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Leonard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
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  • Christian K. Lassen

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Brister & Zandrow, LLP

280 Summer Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA, 02210-1131

Brister & Zandrow, LLP

225 Water Street, Suite A-300
Plymouth, MA, 02360-4059

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive198204/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Who's WhoStrathmore2008
RecognizedWho's Who in American Law -Marquis2007
James E. Smittkamp AwardNational Spinal Cord Injury Association, Inc.2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBrister & Zandrow, LLP1995 - Present
Partner and AssociateParker, Coulter, Daley & White1983 - 1995
Chief Law ClerkMassachusetts Superior Cour1982 - 1983
Law ClerkMassachusetts Superior Court1981 - 1982

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
United Spinal AssociationMember, Board of Directors2010 - Present
International Association of Defense CounselBoard of Editors for Defense Counsel Journal1996 - Present
National Spinal Cord Injury Association, Inc.General Counsel & Member of Board of Directors1995 - Present
Boston Bar AssociationBoston Bar Journal, Board of Editors1994 - 1997
American Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Madigan v. Trace Construction, Inc.Remand after appeal
Sampson v. MacDougallJudgment affirmed
O'Connor v. Raymark Industries, Inc.Judgment affirmed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Spinal Cord. Inj. Rehabil.Misguided Mercy: Hastening Death in the Disability Community2001

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Northwestern UniversityJournalismMS - Master of Science1977
Northwestern UniversityJournalismBS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Proving & Disputing Damages in MassachusettsTort Damages1999