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Robert Lewis Fellows

also known as Rob Fellows

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Slip and Fall Accident, Medical Malpractice, Defective and Dangerous Products, Litigation, Wrongful Death, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Motorcycle Accident, Trucking Accident

About Me

Super Lawyer, New York Metro. President, Board of Director Rockland Center For the Arts (RoCA);  Supporter of Not- For-Profits in Rockland County; Member, Board of Directors, Giulio Gari Foundation (benefits rising opera stars);Pro-Bono Legal Services; LGBT Friendly; New York City, New Jersey and Catskill Regional Offices; Member, Board of Directors- Rockland Community Foundation; Appointed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to serve on Visual Quality Panel for the New Tappan Zee Bridge; Cyclist and studied acting in Manhattan appearing in community theater and film; passion for jamming & playing Harmonica Blues.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, Italian, French, Creole

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Car Accidents: 23%
    39 years
  2. Personal Injury: 22%
    39 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  3. Medical Malpractice: 15%
    34 years
  4. Slip and Fall Accident: 15%
    39 years
  5. Other: 23%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (30-33%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • David Fried

    I have known Rob Fellows for many years. I have personally witnessed the dedication that he brings to representing his clients. That commitment, coupled with his finely tuned legal skill, make Rob Fellows a force to be reckoned with. I enthusiastically endorse this attorney!

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    David Fried Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Steven H. Beldock

    I endorse this lawyer. He is an agrressive, hardworking, ethical and knowledgeable attorney who truly has his client's best interests at heart. I would not hesitate to refer clients to him in fact I have done so on multiple occasions.

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    Steven Beldock Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

FELLOWS HYMOWITZ P.C.

Hudson Valley Office
254 South Main Street Suite 500
New City, NY, 10956

FELLOWS HYMOWITZ P.C.

Catskill Region Office
5428 Main Street
Windham, NY, 12496

FELLOWS HYMOWITZ P.C.

New York City Office
370 Lexington Avenue Suite 908
New York, NY, 10169

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 197603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyer New York MetroSuper Lawyers2015
Super Lawyer New York MetroSuper Lawyers2014
Super Lawyer New York MetroSuper Lawyers2013
Outstanding Service as Board President & LeadershipRockland Center for the Arts2011
Advocate of Trial AdvocacyAmerican Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)2002
Certificate of AppreciationRockland JCC2000
Certificate of appreciationNew York State Senator1998
Certificate of Special Congressional RecognitionCongressman Benjamin Gilman1998
Certificate of MeritTown of Ramapo1998
Distinguished Service AwardRockland County Clerk1998
Certificate of AppreciationOffice of County Executive-Rockland County1998
Certificate of AppreciationHAVEN-Haitian American Network1998
Certificate of MeritNew York State Assembly1998
Pro Bono AwardRockland County Bar Association1998
U.J.A. Federation of Rockland CountyCertificate of Thanks1994
Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Volunteer ServiceRockland YM-YWHA1994
Certificate of AppreciationRockland County Legal Secretaries Association1986
Certificate of MeritMember-New York State Senate1982
Certificate of MeritMember of Assembly- State of New York1982
Buffalo Law ReviewState University of New York1976
Sigma Kappa Alpha AwardHofstra University1972

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Pro-Bono Attorney ServicesLegal Aid Society of Rockland and Rockland Bar Association1995 - 2012
Panel Of ArbitratorsAmerican Arbitration Association1992 - Present
Deputy Town AttorneyTown of Clarkstown1989 - 1989
Court Appointed ConservatorSurrogate's Court of Rockland County1984 - 1994
Managing PartnerFELLOWS HYMOWITZ, P.C.1982 - Present
Law GuardianFamily Court1979 - 1985
Panel Member-Assigned Counsel PlanRockland County Bar Association1979 - 1983

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tappan Zee Bridge Visual Quality PanelMember2013 - Present
Rockland Community FoundationMember, Board of Directors2012 - Present
Giulio Gari FoundationMember-Board of Directors2011 - Present
Rockland Center For the ArtsPresident-Board of Directors2009 - Present
Rockland County Bar AssociationMember of Grievance Committee1994 - Present
American Arbitration AssociationPanel of Arbitrators1992 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1980 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
Rockland County Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Hyson v. Lefkowitz, et. al.Court Abritration Award $1,650,000
Parties Sealed by StipulationSettlement $2,850,000
Sealed By Stipulation$1,744,000

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at Buffalo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Hofstra UniversityMagna Cum Laude with Highest HonorsBA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Bridge the Gap WeekendMedical Negligence - Case Preparation2013
Yale National Mock Trial CompetitionJudge2010
Yale National Mock Trial CompetitionJudge2008
Regional National Trial CompetitionJudge2008
Clarkstown North H.S.Mock Trial Coach1985