The partners in our law firm are Martin H. Weisfuse and Doreen K. Weisfuse.
Martin H. Weisfuse is a graduate of George Washington University Law School with honors. He has practiced in the field of personal injury lawsuits for 40 years.
Mr. Weisfuse served as an arbitrator in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and has lectured on trial technique to other attorneys for the Practicing Law Institute. He is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Association for Justice. Martin H. Weisfuse has also been selected as one of the New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2011.
Mr. Weisfuse has volunteered to assist cancer victims who have been denied medical coverage from their insurance companies, and to assist 9/11 victims in filing claims. He was a member of the Civil Court Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, which screened applicants for judges in the court. He has served on the Medical Malpractice Screening Committee for the New York Supreme Court, which determines which medical malpractice cases filed in the court have merit. He has also served on the boards of various charities.
Doreen K. Weisfuse, the managing partner, is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and has practiced for 30 years. Before becoming a partner at Weisfuse & Weisfuse, LLP, she worked for major law firms in the areas of real estate and corporate law.
In addition to being managing partner, she is involved in the firm's appellate practice. She has served on the board of a music foundation, and is a supporter of charities providing food for the needy, medical services for the poor and medical research.
Jason E. Weisfuse graduated from New York Law School in 2009 and is an associate with our law firm. He is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice.
Our paralegals are Michelle Parkinson and Yelena Umov. Michelle Parkinson has been with our law firm for 15 years. Ms. Umov was an attorney in her native Russia, and has worked for our law firm for three years.
Our law firm received an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating* through Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating. We have been in the forefront of our profession for more than 30 years.
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The law firm of Weisfuse & Weisfuse, LLP is located conveniently at 420 Lexington Avenue near East 43rd Street, next to Grand Central Station, in Manhattan, New York, New York. For a consultation with an experienced and effective attorney, contact us today at 212-983-3000.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.