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Robert J. Lucchese

Personal injury Attorney at Brewster, NY

5.0   9 reviews
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  • Licensed for 40 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1984
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

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

About Robert

Learn Robert’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    I have specialized in all areas of plaintiff's personal injury litigation with an emphasis on representing injured children, including victims of childhood lead poisoning, school liability and environmental injury. I also concentrate heavily in premises and construction accidents.

    40 years, 1,500 cases

  2. Car accident

    40 years, 500 cases


Robert J. Lucchese is a founding partner in Lucchese & D’Ammora, LLP, serving clients in the five boroughs of New York City as well as those residing in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster counties. He has more than 30 years of experience representing individual and business clients in several practice areas, ranging from personal injury to commercial litigation. He is an aggressive advocate for his clients with the necessary experience at the negotiating table AND in the courtroom to protect his clients’ rights and achieve exceptional results.

Experience & Practice

Mr. Lucchese began his career in private practice in 1984 as an associate at Philip M. Damashek, PC. He then went on to join Sweeney & Calabrese in 1987 as a partner until 1994. After practicing for 10 years, he founded his own firm, Lucchese & D’Ammora, where he has helped his clients obtain compensation for their injuries for more than 20 years.

Mr. Lucchese has advised countless clients in the New York City area. He primarily focuses his practice on personal injury law, representing individual clients who have been injured in an accident. He has successfully obtained compensation for clients injured in motor vehicle accidents, construction and premises accidents, and defective product incidents. His practice also includes a unique focus on advocating for children who have been harmed in cases involving lead poisoning or school-related matters.

Education & Professional Activities

Mr. Lucchese is a 1984 graduate of the Pace University School of Law. In the same year, he became a member of the New York State Bar Association. He has been practicing in the state of New York for more than 30 years. He is a member of several prestigious legal organizations, including the New York City Bar Association and the Westchester County Bar Association.


Mr. Lucchese is a skilled negotiator and litigator whose practice includes both mediation and litigation services. He is committed to protecting the rights of his clients throughout every phase of their case. As an experienced personal injury attorney, he knows that many cases can be successfully resolved through careful documentation and negotiation. In other cases, litigation may be necessary to achieve the best result. Mr. Lucchese provides the advice and guidance his clients need to most effectively resolve their case while protecting their rights and maximizing their claim.

Contact Us

If you have been injured in an accident, you need an experienced personal injury attorney on your side. Robert J. Lucchese has more than 30 years of experience helping clients protect their rights and achieve the best result possible in their personal injury matter.


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Client's Choice 2016
Client's Choice


Robert Lucchese


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Client's Choice 2016
Client's Choice
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Posted by Vic | February 10, 2016
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Mr. Lucchese is a highly skilled professional attorney, who cares about his clients. He keeps me informed continuously as to status of my case. He is a trustworthy individual. I highly recommend Mr. Lucchese
Posted by Beth Anna | February 10, 2016
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Integrity + Service ×Caring = A Successful Journey
Those are words that unfortunately are not necessarily equated with Attorneys and Law Firms. Billable Hours +Twisted Concepts = Success is how people view the legal arena..but not here. These are people helping people in a humane way without the arrogance and unapproachable flare that some law firms pride themselves with. Things are explained in simple terms so that the client can make an informed decision. Mr. Lucchese and his staff never made me feel like I called too much or asked too many questions. And they won't take a case if it is not their expertise. There's another quality. ....honesty. You can't go wrong with people you can trust.
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Posted by anonymous | November 16, 2022
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Caring and Knowledgeable
Lucchese & D'Ammora, LLP, was referred to us by a firm in C.T. during the very traumatic and confusing time after the multiple-car accident in which we were involved. Bob came to our home and explained the process - something neither of us was familiar with. Throughout our case, he kept us up-to-date and guided us without fail. Bob is not only very familiar with the legalities of a case such as ours, but he also took the lead when multiple parties were involved. Based on our experience, we can say with certainty that Bob truly cares for his clients. We unequivocally recommend Mr. Lucchese.
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Posted by Eric | October 25, 2022
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AWESOME Lawyer that will Fight for what's RIGHT!
Bob is what I call a "Blue Collar Lawyer" the reason why I say Blue Collar is because he speaks to people on their level and doesn’t confuse you with legal mumbo-jumbo!!! Bob is extremely knowledgeable and gave me Perfect advice on my back injury… it was like he knew more than my own Doctor! I would recommend Bob to all my friends who need someone who will Fight for the Best Outcome in any Legal situation. If you’re looking for someone to get you the Best Outcome, then Bob is your Guy!
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Posted by Joel | November 25, 2020
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Excellent, ethical attorney
If you wish to engage a very capable, effective and collaborative attorney who keeps his clients informed throughout the legal process, Robert Lucchese is in a class of his own.
Posted by anonymous | February 16, 2016
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Great help!
I had fallen outside a store due to poor conditions and got injured. He gave me great advise and helped me to get compensated. Would highly recommend him.
Posted by anonymous | February 15, 2016
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Best of the best!
Robert did such an amazing job in helping me win my case. He was very hands on and gave his honest opinion and advice throughout the case. He was also easily accessible via email and phone. I have referred Robert to family and friends on more than one occasion due to his great work ethic.
Posted by Stella | February 12, 2016
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Endorse this lawyer
He was responsive caring and worked diligently to settle the case. I highly recommend Mr. Lucchese. He is trustworthy, professional and most important cares about his clients.
Posted by David Fabi | February 10, 2016
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Proper title!
I met Mr. Lucchese for the first time back in 1990. His then firm was referred to me by another firm. He ask so many questions like a machinegun! sharp to the point. No fluff. Firm but polite! I knew that I was in the right hands. Yes, thank God and Robert we won my case. In the years to follow, if I ever had a legal question and or some sort of case he was right there. I'm proud to call him my friend.
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 28%-33%


AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Lucchese & D'ammora, LLP
  • 1995 - Present
  • Partner
  • Sweeney & Calabrese
  • 1987 - 1994
  • Associate
  • Philip M. Damashek, PC
  • 1984 - 1987


  • Pace University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1983
  • Fordham University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1980

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Spain, infant v. 2869 Realty Corp.
  • Settled for 1.75 million dollars
  • Badarelli, infant v. K&A Realty
  • Jury awarded 5 million dollars
  • Schopfer v. Rodar Enterprises
  • Settled for 1,25 million dollars
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  • New York City Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Westchester County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1995 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1985 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016


Attorney endorsements

Received (7)
Given (1)
Endorse Robert
Personal injury Attorney | Dec 30
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I worked with Robert on many personal injury matters and I always found Robert to be extremely well prepared, very knowledgeable and capable. I recommend Robert highly."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I have been on the other side of the aisle against Bob on several occasions over the years and each time it has been a real challenge. He is a well-prepared and dedicated advocate that works very hard for his clients. I look forward to our next case together."
Car accident Attorney | Feb 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Bob Lucchese for thirty years. He is an excellent attorney who has an extreme dedication to his clients"
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 11
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. He was responsive on the case and followed up when deadlines were approaching and worked diligently to settle the case in a manner that greatly benefitted my client"
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. A great contributor on avvo."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 17
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Lucchese's is a formidable attorney, possessed with a high level of knowledge of the law combined with a keen sense of "street smarts" and experience that I have personally seen used successfully for his cluent(s). One would be hard pressed to find better legal representation for himself or herself."
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