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Steven Benvenisti

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Slip and Fall Accident, Car Accidents, Mesothelioma & Asbestos, Spinal Cord Injury

About Me

Attorney since 1993 with 100% of practice devoted to personal injury.


  


Of the less than 3% of New Jersey Attorneys Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney.


 


New Jersey Super Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.


 


The National Trial Lawyers "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" 2012 & 2013.


 


Board of Trustees: Brain Injury Alliance.


 


Board of Directors: Mothers Against Drunk Driving (National).


 


Prior to becoming an attorney, Steven Benvenisti fully recoveed from catastrophic injuris after being struck as a pedestrian by a drunk driver. His experience as an accident victim provides him with a very powerful perspective in representing his personal injury clients.


 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Car Accidents: 24%
    2 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Slip and Fall Accident: 24%
    2 years, 500 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 24%
    2 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Mesothelioma & Asbestos: 23%
  5. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-33%)

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christopher Thaddeus DiGirolamo

    I have known Steven for well over 20 years and during that time, I have witnessed first hand his legal ability. His dedication to his clients and intense desire to achieve maximum results is unmatched. His ethics are of the highest standard. I proudly endorse him.

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    Christopher DiGirolamo Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.

Davis Saperstein Et AL
375 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ, 076663433

Davis Saperstein & Salomon PC

375 Cedar Ln
Teaneck, NJ, 07666-3432

Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, PC

375 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ, 07666

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive199305/31/2015
NJActive199305/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
New Jersey Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
New Jersey Super Lawyersuper lawyers2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Lawyer Achievement AwardBergen County Bar Foundation2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Citizen AwardTeaneck Volunteer Ambulance2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2012
New Jersey Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
New Jersey Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Leadership AwardBrain Injury Association2009
Citizen of the YearNorth Jersey Police Crime Prevention Association2008
Humanitarian AwardThe College of New Jersey2007
Leadership AwardASIS Security2007
Silvio O. Conte AwardBrain Injury Association2007
Volunteer Excellence AwardBrain Injury Association2006
Businessman of the YearTeaneck Chamber of Commerce2006
Congratulatory Citation by Senator Frank LautenbergNew Jersey2006
US Senate Proclimation by Senator Robert MenendezUS Senate2006
Joint Senate-General Assembly Legislative ResolutionNew Jersey2006
Certificate of Special Congressional RecognitionUS House of Representatives2006
Executive Proclimation by New Jersey GovernorNew Jersey2006
Mimi Goldman Award for Positive AchievementBrain Injury Assocation2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerDavis, Saperstein & Salomon, PC1994 - Present
Judicial Law ClerkSuperior Court Of New Jersey1993 - 1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Mothers Against Drunk Driving- NationalBoard of Directors2012 - Present
Bergen County Bar FoundationAttorney2012 - Present
Mothers Against Drunk Driving - NJAdvisory Council2008 - Present
North Jersey Police Crime Prevention AssociationBoard of Directors2006 - Present
Brain Injury Alliance of New JerseyBoard of Trustees2003 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of America Young Lawyers SectionPast Chairman1995 - 2000
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1994 - 2000
NJAJ Legal PACAttorney Member1994 - Present
New Jersey Associaton for JusticeAttorney Member1994 - Present
American Association for JusticeAttorney Member1994 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaAttorney Member1994 - Present
American Association for Justice chapterAttorney Member1993 - Present
Trial Attorneys of New JerseyAttorney Member1993 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationAttorney Member1993 - 2000
Mothers Against Drunk DrivingMember1989 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Handled over 1000 Personal Injury CasesSettlement or Trial
Drunk Driving VictimsWon
R.S. vs. P BarConfidential record settlement.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
BookSpring Break: A True Story of Hope and Determination2012
American Association for Justice (AAJ)Members in Motion2011
Brain Injury Association periodicalUnderstanding New Jersey Auto Insurance2006
New Jersey Law JournalLawyer Makes a Telling Case Against DWI2001

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
College of New JerseyBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1990

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Westwood High School AssemblyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Torah AcademyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Student Assistance Counselor Annual ConferenceEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
St. Thomas Aquinas College Freshman OrientationEnding Drunk Driving2013
Ridgefield Park High SchoolEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Paramus High School AssemblyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Northern Valley Demarest AssemblyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
North Bergen High School AssemblyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Mayo Clinic 20th Annual ConferenceLegal Isues Surrounding Traumatic Brain Injury2013
Mayanot Girls YeshivaEnding Drunk Driving2013
Kessler Annual Professional ConferenceLegal issues impacting Rehabilitation2013
Fair Lawn High School AssemblyEnding Teen Drunk Driving2013
Connecticut Occupational Therapists ConferenceLegal Issues Surrounding Traumatic Brain Injury2013
Clearwater Florida EventEnding Drunk Driving2013
Brain Injury Association of New Hampshire Annual ConferenceTraumatic Brain Injury Legal Issues2013
Annual ConferenceRehabilitation2013
Annual ConferenceUnderstanding New Jersey Auto Insurance2008