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LV partners Brett Leitner and Justin Varughese meet with NYS legislators to advocate for victims of

Renowned New York City and Long Island personal injury law firm Leitner Varughese PLLC joined several notable personal injury advocates from across New York State at the State Capitol in Albany to meet with dozens of legislators concerning important issues facing New Yorkers at the New York State Trial Lawyers Association’s (NYSTLA) Lobby Day on May 16, 2017.

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Attorneys Brett Leitner and Justin Varughese met with prominent New York State

Senators and Assembly Members to to advocate for victims of workplace accidents, motor vehicle accidents, medical negligence and nursing home abuse.

Leitner Varughese PLLC, and the Firm’s partners, Justin Varughese and Brett Leitner, were intricately involved in this lobbying effort in Albany and thank the many legislators who took the time to meet and discuss the relative issues of victims’ legal rights that are so timely and important. The mission of the New York State Trial Lawyers is "[t]o promote a safer and healthier society, to assure access to the civil justice system by those who are wrongfully injured and to advance representation of the public by ethical, well-trained lawyers."

Leitner Varughese PLLC is a cutting-edge litigation and trial law firm uniquely experienced in handling high-profile, complex lawsuits involving serious injuries and wrongful death. The Firm has vast experience in handling cases involving Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect. In addition to handling these types of cases, Leitner Varughese PLLC routinely and successfully represents victims that have been sustained serious injuries caused by:

Construction Accidents Medical Malpractice Motor Vehicle Accidents Trip / Slip & Fall Accidents Labor Law Violations Negligent Premises Security Products Liability Defective Drugs

Leitner Varughese attorneys are routinely heralded as preeminent trial lawyers by nationally acclaimed organizations including the National Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Super Lawyers, American Academy of Trial Attorneys Premier 100, Rue Ratings Best Attorneys in America, America’s Top 100 Attorneys, and National Academy of Jurisprudence Premier 100 Trial Attorneys.

The attorneys at Leitner Varughese are routinely called upon to handle high-profile and newsworthy cases, many of which have been featured in news and media outlets, including the New York Law Journal, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, Channel 7 Eyewitness News, CBS News, Best of Long Island Press, Newsday, News 12, the LI Herald, and FIOS 1, amongst others.

In just the past few years, Leitner Varughese attorneys have facilitated in the recovery of over $100 million on behalf of clients that were injured because of car and truck accidents, construction accidents (involving New York State Labor Law violations), slip/trip and falls, and defective pharmaceuticals, including the recovery of over $50 million alone in verdicts and settlements on behalf of the victims of nursing home neglect and abuse.

For more information about Leitner Varughese PLLC or to be a part of our team, please contact us at (855) LV LAW NY (855-585-2969), or visit our website at

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