NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNews: --
New York City and Long Island personal injury lawyers Brett Leitner and Justin Varughese, partners of Leitner Varughese PLLC, were selected for inclusion in the 2017 Super Lawyers - New York Metro. Brett Leitner was selected to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers in the areas of Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury, and Justin Varughese was selected to the 2017 New York Metro Rising Stars (designated for attorneys under 40) in the areas of Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for the fourth year in a row.
Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice. Super Lawyer designation is reserved for only the top 5 percent of lawyers in the state, and Rising Stars are received by no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state.
About Leitner Varughese
Leitner Varughese 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 specific interest in handling cases of neglect and abuse involving nursing home residents. In just the past few years, the Firm's Partners have facilitated in the recovery of over $100 million on behalf of clients that were injured as a result 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.
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 televised or reported on in national and regional news and media outlets, including the New York Law Journal, New York's Top Verdict & Settlements, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, Channel 7 Eyewitness News, CBS News, Best of Long Island Press, Newsday, News 12 Long Island, Long Island Herald, and FIOS 1, amongst others.
Contact Info: Leitner Varughese PLLC (212) 671-1110 (NYC)
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