For the fifth consecutive year, Levy Konigsberg LLP, a nationally-acclaimed personal injury and wrongful death law firm with offices in New York, New Jersey, and Georgia, is recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as one of the Best Law Firms for the year 2015 in multiple categories.
NEW YORK, New York, December 18, 2014 – U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers has recently announced that Levy Konigsberg LLP (“LK”) has been recognized as one of the Best Law Firms for the year 2015. This makes it the fifth year in a row that LK is honored with such recognition. This time, the firm is among the best in multiple areas of law, including Mass Tort Litigation, Class Actions, Personal Injury, Product Liability, and Medical Malpractice.
In 2013, LK was recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as the Best Law Firm of the Year in plaintiff’s product liability litigation, while the firm’s founding partner, Alan J. Konigsberg, was named the Best Lawyer of the Year in the same category. Most LK partners have also been individually recognized by Best Lawyers for several years in a row.
LK has gained national recognition representing victims of toxic exposure, including asbestos products, lead paint, and defective pharmaceuticals, as well as victims of medical malpractice.
For close to 30 years, the firm has been a national leader in mesothelioma litigation. LK mesothelioma attorneys have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of their clients. Many of the firm’s victories included record-setting verdicts and landmark court decisions that have shaped the history of asbestos litigation in America.
In 2014, the firm obtained several multimillion-dollar mesothelioma verdicts, including a $90-million verdict for eleven families from Manville, New Jersey, against an international asbestos conglomerate; a verdict of $7.3 million for the family of a truck driver who died of mesothelioma; a $7 million verdict for a mesothelioma patient who was exposed to asbestos during his work at the construction of LILCO’s Northport power station in Long Island, New York.
Over two decades of practice, the lead poisoning lawyers at LK have obtained numerous multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of children who suffered brain damage as a result of lead paint poisoning. The firm’s medical malpractice lawyers have also achieved commendable success in the area of doctor and hospital negligence having secured several multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements for their clients.
To learn more about the firm’s history of accomplishments or to speak with an LK attorney, please call 24/7 at (800) 988-8005. The firm has offices in New York, New Jersey, and Georgia.