Stephan H. Peskin

Stephan Peskin

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Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-257-3731
866-502-9091
Fax:
212-608-4959
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Stephan Peskin has been practicing law since 1968. He is licensed to practice law in New York, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia. He practices personal injury law in the Federal and State Courts. He is a New York personal injury lawyer, who has published several books and articles that deal with the practice of civil litigation. He is a sought after lecturer and teacher.

Mr. Peskin has been President of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and is a Senior Member of the Board of Directors of the American Association for Justice. Featured in Who's Who in American Law. Mr. Peskin has produced multi-million dollars in settlements and verdicts for his clients.

Additional Personal Injury Resources:

Year Joined Firm

  • 1981

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Injury
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Slip, Trip, & Fall Accidents
  • Product Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Police Brutality

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1968
  • Pennsylvania, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1970
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1970
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1970
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1978
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1972
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1971

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1968
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1965

Published Works

  • How to Settle for Top Dollar, Michie Publishers, 1989 Annual Supplements 1990, 1991
  • Establishing The Negotiating Posture, What's It Worth? A Guide To Personal Injury Awards and Settlements, Kluwer Publishers, 1987
  • Basis of Opinion Evidence, Forensic Sciences, Matthew Bender & Company, 1984
  • Innovative Pre-Trial Motion Practice, 1 American Journal of Trial Advocacy 35
  • Fair Trial -- Free Press, 12 New York Trial Lawyers Quarterly 60
  • Initial Client Interview, Atla Press, Best of Trial Vol 1, 1990
  • Art of Non-Verbal Communication, Featured Column, Trial Diplomacy Journal, (1980-1981)
  • Admissibility of Polygraph, Hypnosis, Truth Drugs in a Criminal Trial, 4 American Journal of Trial Advocacy 539
  • Enforcement of Plea Bargaining Agreements, Settlement and Plea Bargaining, ATLA Press, 1981
  • Guest Editorial, New York Times 1993; New York Post 1994

Representative Clients

  • Injured Clients

Classes/Seminars

  • Guest Lecturer, Harvard University School of Law
  • Guest Lecturer, Princeton University
  • Guest Lecturer, Yale University School of Law
  • Guest Lecturer, Georgetown University School of Law
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Arizona School of Law
  • Guest Lecturer, Nova Law School (Florida)
  • Guest Lecturer, St. John's University School of Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member Board of Directors, 1980 - Present
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1993 - 1994
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Editor in Chief, Bill of Particulars, 1992
  • Big Apple Pothole Protective Corporation, President, 1997 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member Board of Governors, 1984 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Tort Section, Chair, 1988 - 1989
  • American Association for Justice, Criminal Law Section, Chair, 1978 - 1979
  • American Association for Justice, Product Liability Exchange, Chair, 1987 - 1992
  • American Association for Justice, Member, Budget Committee (Formerly Home Office & Budget), 1989 - 2011
  • American Association for Justice, Chair, Budget Committee , 1995 - 1997
  • National College Trial Advocacy, Dean, 1984

Past Employment Positions

  • Rothblatt, Rothblatt, Seijas & Peskin, Partner, 1970 - 1981
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