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  1. Defective Products: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Construction: 25%
  4. Medical Malpractice: 25%

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Bonina & Bonina, P.C.

16 Court Street Suite 1800
Brooklyn, NY, 11241

Bonina and Bonina, P.C.

16 Court St Ste 1800
Brooklyn, NY, 11241-1018



NYCurrently registered 199003/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Distinguished Service AwardBrooklyn Bar Association2014
The Best Lawyers in AmericaALM2006
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2000
Lawyer of the YearInstitute of Jewish Humanities1998
Rose & Philip Hoffer Torts AwardBrooklyn Law School1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Trial AttorneyBonina and Bonina, P.C.1990 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersMember2004 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Brooklyn Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Bay Ridge Lawyers AssociationMember1991 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1990 - Present
Columbian Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - Present
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersPresident2007 - 2008
Bay Ridge Lawyers AssociationPresident2001 - 2002
Publication nameTitleDate
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2015
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2014
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2013
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2012
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2011
Brooklyn BarristerMedical Malpractice Update2010
NYSTLA Bill of ParticularsCPLR 3407 Expedited Discovery for Terminally Ill Plaintiffs2001
NYSTLA Bill of ParticularsUse of Criminal Convictions and Prior Bad Acts to Attack Credibility1994
NYSTLA Bill of ParticularsOpposing Summary Judgment Motions in Medical Malpractice Cases1991
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationConferencing a Case1991
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Georgetown UniversityGovernment and International AffairsBA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Medical Malpractice From Retainer to FilingMedical Malpractice2014
Don’t Fall Down on the Job: Claims Under Labor Law 240(1) , 241(6) and 241-aDon’t Fall Down on the Job: Claims Under Labor Law 240(1) , 241(6) and 241-a2013
Deposition SkillsDeposition Skills2013
Medical Malpractice, the Most recent and Important System ChangesNYS Medical Indemnity Fund2012
Technology at TrialTechnology at Trial2010
Infant Compromise Orders: Getting the Final Seal of ApprovalInfant Compromise Orders2010
2010 Winter SeminarDon’t Fall Down on the Job: Claims Under Labor Law 240(1) , 241(6) and 241-a2010
Proving Damages at TrialDirect examination of the Plaintiff2009
Drawing Jurors In: Empathy, Emotion and the Powerful Opening StatementDrawing Jurors In: Empathy, Emotion and the Powerful Opening Statement2008
Medical Malpractice Cases: From Retainer to FilingMedical Malpractice Cases: From Retainer to Filing2007
Direct and Cross Examination of a Medical WitnessExpert Witnesses2007
Settlements: Court Perspectives - What Constitutes an Enforceable Settlement? Liens and their Effect on SettlementsEnforceable Liens2005
Medical Witnesses: Treating Physicians, Experts and DefendantsDirect and Cross Examination of Medical Witnesses at Trial2005
From Stalemate to Success: Achieving the Best Settlement for your ClientSettlement2005
State Academy of Trial Lawyers Precedents and Statutes ProgramUpdates in Medical Malpractice Law2004
UnknownTrial Practice Workshop2003
Trial Practice Workshop ProgramDirect and Cross-Examination of Doctors, and Summations2003
Trial Lawyers Care Training Session for ATLA's Weekend with the StarsPresenting a Claim to the Victim Compensation Fund2002
Civil Practice and Personal Injury LawMunicipal Liability and Advanced Settlement Techniques2001
Bay Ridge Lawyers AssociationCivil Practice and Personal Injury Law: Municipal Liability and Settlement Techniques2001
Winning Depositions, the Trial Lawyers PerspectiveDepositions1998
How to Try a Damages Case’Summation and Charge1997
UnknownHow to Conduct Depositions1995
How to Conduct Depositions — A Hands On WorkshopDepositions1995
Pleadings, Discovery, and BeyondPleadings, Discovery, and Beyond1994
Pleadings, Discovery, and BeyondMotion Practice Addressing Pleadings and Discovery Issues1994