Michael Feldman is a Partner in the firms sister firm Jacoby & Meyers, Litigation Department . He Joined the firm in 1992. Mr. Feldman is the Director of the Truck Accident Trial Group.
Michael Feldman is Dean of the New York State Trial Lawyers Institute. He is on the Board of the Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He is a Member of the American Association of Justice, Association of Plaintiff’s Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers and the Bronx County Bar Association.
Mr. Feldman has lectured on Nursing home litigation, Trucking litigation and Trial Advocacy. He has lectured at numerous Bar Associations and colleges.
Michael Feldman has been named as a Top 100 Lawyer in the State of New York by National Trial Lawyers. He has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi- Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
He has been named by Reuters as a Super Lawyer. He was designated Top Lawyer in the New York Metropolitan Area by the American Registry. Mr. Feldman is an Arbitrator with the Civil Court, City of New York.
The following are a few case results that Mr. Feldman is responsible for:
$37 Million dollar Verdict for the victim of an accident caused by a drunk driver
$4 Million dollar verdict for a passenger in an automobile crash who sustained a compression fracture of his lumbar spine
$1.2 Million dollar verdict for a passenger on a bus which stopped short causing her to fracture her arm
$3.4 Million Dollar settlement Before Trial where a 30 year old female Rockland County pedestrian sustained multiple lower extremity injuries as a result of being hit by a bus. At the time of the incident the injured plaintiff’s 2 year old child was also struck and died a few days later.
$950,000 Mediation decision for a 65 year old Bronx resident injured by a truck while crossing the street.
$800,000 arbitration award for construction worker injured while working at a construction site.
$1.55 Million Dollar Settlement before Trial was agreed to by the trial judge and the parents of an 8 year old boy who sustained multiple burns to his back and neck when a sterno can from a Hot-Dog Vendor’s cart fell upon him.
$2.5 Million Settlement for victim of sexual assault at a camp.
$750,000 Settlement of resident of Nursing Home who was given inadequate care and fractured her hip.
$525,000 Settlement of a 45 year old Kings County Father of 2 when during work he fell from a scaffold resulting in a fracture of his right ankle requiring surgery with installation of hardware.
$850,000 Settlement before Trial with court approval of a 6 year old Westchester County Child who sustained multiple burns on her arms and chest when she removed a scalding hot container of baby formula from a microwave oven spilling the contents on her body.
Mr Feldman is also Veterans Administration accredited attorney.