Richard Henry Abend

Richard Henry Abend

Medical Malpractice Attorney
New York, NY




No Misconduct



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About Me

Richard H. Abend is a premier trial lawyer, focusing on personal injury law. He has dedicated himself to representing individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. Mr. Abend has successfully tried numerous cases to jury verdict. He was recognized by the New York Law Journal for obtaining one of the top verdicts in New York for 2010.Mr. Abend, a leader in his field, was also...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (10%-33%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 7 client reviews

Excellent Lawyer

Posted by: Nukhet 4 months ago.

Richard is experienced, professional, knowledgeable, understanding lawyer. He helped me with my case and I only had very positive interactions with...

Great Overall Experience

Posted by: Marc 4 months ago.

I had no knowledge or experience with my particular endeavor and it helped a great deal that Richard was so attentive and patient throughout the...
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Showing 2 of 3 peer endorsements

David Eliot Friedman
David Friedman

Greenwich, CT

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Richard is a fantastic lawyer on all issues related to Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury. He is great with clients and provides great service...
Harmon L. Fields
Harmon Fields

New York, NY

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. He is thorough, resourceful, highly knowledgable, personable and engaging. Clients can expect the highest level of service...
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of Connecticut.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present



Showing 1 of 2 degrees

2002 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Brooklyn Law School


Showing 1 of 4 awards

2013 Super Lawyers

Thompson Reuters


Showing 1 of 2 association entries

2013- present Member

New York City Bar Association, Tort Litigation Committee

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Speaking Engagements

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2014 Basic Drafting Skills

at Bridge the Gap

2014 Practicing in New York State and Federal Courts

at Bridge the Gap

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