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Todd Douglas Greenberg

Todd Douglas Greenberg

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Sex Crime

About Me


Todd D. Greenberg is a well known and well regarded trial lawyer, who concentrates his practice in criminal defense and personal injury law.


As a Criminal Defense Attorney, Mr. Greenberg has significant experience in Criminal Jury trials, as Lead Counsel in over hundreds of felony trials, including over 50 homicide related trials. He is frequently involved in high profile criminal cases involving homicide, hate and bias crimes as well as alcohol related charges. Mr. Greenberg has experienced success both at the pre-trial level as well as the trial level and has helped hundreds of clients during his decades of practice. Here are some examples:


 


    


The New York Times

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[12/10/2012]


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      [03/05/2013] New York Attorney Todd Greenberg quoted as Legal expert in vehicular crimes by New York Daily News in tragic accident case 
Daily News


 


     [03/12/2013] Federal Criminal Defense Attorney Todd Greenberg Obtains Lenient 30 Day Sentence For Client 
the wall street journal


 


    11/20/2012] Teen charged in crash that killed 4 friends 


abcNews

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In the field of Personal Injury Law, Mr. Greenberg handles wrongful death claims and represents persons injured in auto accidents, slip and falls, premises and general liability matters, as well as product liability issues and Medical Malpractice cases in New York City, Queens and Long Island. The success of the firm's personal injury lawyers is evidenced by results of personal injury victims in New York City, Queens and Long Island such as:



Mr. Greenberg is a 1977 graduate of Hofstra Law School, is a member of the Queens County Criminal Courts Bar Association, The Queens County Bar Association and The New York State Bar Association. Prior to entering private practice in 1980, Mr. Greenberg was an Assistant District Attorney in the Queens County District Attorneys Office, where he was assigned to prosecute the most serious criminal offenses. In 1983, together with Partner Dominic L. Addabbo, Mr. Greenberg established the firm of Addabbo & Greenberg, where, in addition to continuing his criminal practice, he has developed an expertise in Civil Litigation involving such matters as Personal Injury, Products Liability and General Business Litigation.


Mr. Greenberg is admitted to practice in the State of New York and United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and has been admitted PRO HAC VICE to several Federal District Courts, as well as state courts in Virginia, Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and New Jersey.




Areas of Practice



  • Criminal Defense

  • Personal Injury Law

  • Products Liability

  • General Business Litigation




Bar Admissions



  • New York

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York




Education



  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York - 1977




Professional Associations and Memberships



  • Queens County Criminal Courts Bar Association, Member

  • The Queens County Bar Association, Member

  • The New York State Bar Association, Member

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), Member

  • President, Assistant District Attorney's Association of Queens County Inc.




Past Employment Positions



  • Queens County District Attorneys Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1978 - 1980


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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Mandarin

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Criminal Defense: 48%
    39 years
  2. Personal Injury: 47%
    29 years
  3. Sex Crime: 5%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Howard A. Schwartz

    I highly endorse Todd. Todd Greenberg has been a friend, co-counsel and mentor for many years. Very few attorneys match the time and preparation that he puts into each and every case. This hard work leads to many victories in both criminal and civil matters. Finally, Todd cares about his clients and is always willing to go the extra mile on their behalf.

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    Howard Schwartz Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Zachary Peter Reibstein

    I wholeheartedly endorse Mr. Greenberg. Anyone who hires Todd Greenberg is hiring one of the best and most experienced lawyers in New York City. Mr. Greenberg knows exactly what to do to get you the best result possible in both criminal and civil matters.

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    Zachary Reibstein Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Addabbo & Greenberg

118-21 Queens Boulevard
Forest Hills, NY, 11375

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 197803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant District AttorneyQueens County District Attorney's Office1978 - 1980

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Assistant District Attorney's Association of Queens CountyPresident2010 - Present
Queens County Criminal Courts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Queens County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People V. DefendantAll charges in Indictment charging sexual offenses dismissed
People v. DefendantDefendant found "Not Guilty" of DWI at trial
People v. DefendantDfendant acquitted after trial by Jury

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
48 Hours CBSJason Bohn murder case2014

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hofstra Law School,N/AN/A1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Special Television InterviewExtreme Emotional Disturbance2014