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  1. Insurance: 95%
  2. Employee Benefits: 5%



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    Jason is not only a highly knowledgable and experienced litigator in the fields of disability insurance and employee benefits, but he is a caring and sympathetic individual who will tenaciously advocate for the best interests of his clients. For this reason, he is highly respected by his colleagues and peers alike. I give Jason the highest recommendations.


    Talia Ravis Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Justin Corey Frankel

    Jason is a national expert on Disability Insurance and ERISA. I recommend Jason without reservation.


    Justin Frankel Employee Benefits Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Frankel & Newfield, PC

585 Stewart Avenue
Suite 312
GARDEN CITY, NY, 11530-4701


NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerFrankel & Newfield, P.C.2004 - Present
Senior AssociateQuadrino & Schwartz2001 - 2004
Vice-President, General CounselFatsauce Studio1999 - 2001
AssociateL'Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, L.L.P.1998 - 1999
AssociateWolf & Fuhrman1997 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory CommitteeMember2006 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Steiner v. First Unum Life Insurance CompanyN/A
Samedy v. First Unum Life Insurance CompanyN/A
Melinda Asuncion v. Met LifeDiscovery Ordered
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Publication nameTitleDate
CFIDS ChronicleAll Risk, No Reward, Functional Capacity Testing Concerns2007
Podiatry ManagementWhat You Need to Know about Filing A Claim for Disability Benefits, Parts I and II2005
Podiatry ManagementCommonly Asked Disability Insurance Questions2005
Chiropractic EconomicsHow to Avoid the Disability Claims Blues2005
CFIDS ChronicleFinding Success in the Disability Wars2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hofstra University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Litigating Disability Insurance ClaimsSubjective Disorders - Objective Proof of Non-VIsable Conditions2014
Litigating Disability Insurance ClaimsSurveillance2013
Litigating Disability Insurance ClaimsDiscovery in ERISA disability litigation2012
Litigating ERISA Disability ClaimsAnalysis of Glenn v. Met Life2009
ALI-ABADisability Claims in a Down Economy2009
American Conference InstituteLitigating Disability Insurance Claims2008
OFFERPatient and Provider Conference2007
GLIDMWhat you Need to Know about Filing a Disability Claim2007