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Languages spoken: Hungarian, Spanish, English, Hebrew

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Car Accident: 10%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Brain Injury: 10%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Nursing Home Abuse: 10%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases
  5. Medical Malpractice: 10%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases

Payment

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Contingent (10-33%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

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Contact info

Adams Law Firm PC

4114 White Plains Road
Bronx, NY

Adams Law Firm PC

455 Route 304
Suite 105
Bardonia, NY, 10954

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive198606/25/2016
NYCurrently registered 198603/07/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension
    issued in NY, 2007

    updated

    Suspended means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2015
Best AnswerAvvo2014
Top Contributor AwardAvvo2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Volunteer RecognitionVolunteer Counseling Service2007
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in AmericaAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2007
Representing Victims of 9-11 Pro BonoCounty of Rockland2001
Representing Victims of 9-11 Pro BonoTrial Lawyers Care2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyAdams Law Firm, P.C.1986 - Present
Special Assistant District AttorneyDistrict Attorney Office1994 - 1994
Special Assistant District AttorneyRockland District Attorney Office1992 - 1992
AssociateDavid E. Worby, P.C.1986 - 1986
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Volunteer Counseling ServiceBoard of Directors2014 - Present
Rockland County Bar AssociationNegligence Committee - Chair2013 - Present
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersMember2008 - Present
Rockland County Traffic Safety BoardMember1986 - Present
Rockland County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1986 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1986 - Present
Meals on WheelsOversight Committee - Chair2007 - 2011
Rockland County Bar AssociationNegligence Committee - Chair2006 - 2007
Big Brothers Big SistersVice Chair & Mentor2001 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
School Incident$3,250,000.00 Mediated settlement.
Product Liability$3,350,000.00 Settlement
Wrongful Death$2,450,000.00 Wrongful Death, verdict
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
New York Law JournalUnderstanding Protections for Assisted Living Residents2014
NewsletterPersonal Injury2010
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Boston UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Rockland Bicycle ClubBicycle Safety2015
Applying the Rules of EvidenceEvidence2014
From Start to FinishNo-Fault Claims and Litigation2013
Litigating the Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist ClaimAspects of Motor Vehicle Litigation2012
Aspects of Bicycle Crashes and Do's/Don'tsBicycle Crashes2012
Speakers BureauPersonal Injury1999