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Brett R. Leitner

Partner   |  212-671-1110

Brett Leitner is ranked as a "Top-Rated Medical Malpractice attorney" by New York Metro Super Lawyers (2016-2022), a "Top Attorney, Metro New York" by The New York Times, a "Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer" by The National Trial Lawyers, ranked in the "Top 10 Nursing Home Trial Lawyers in the State of New York", recognized as a "Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyer" by The National Trial Lawyers, awarded the "Top 1%" by National Assoc. of Distinguished Counsel, named a Top 25 Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyer, secured the Top 100 Settlements in the United States this past year, and Top 100 Settlement in New York in each of the past five years, and is named in Best Attorneys of America.

Brett has dedicated his career to helping people who have been seriously injured obtain the justice and compensation that they deserve under the law.  His firm has recovered over $200 MILLION for clients injure due to nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice, and catastrophic injury cases involving car and truck accidents, construction accidents, and accidents involving negligent property and building owners and managers.

Brett is 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 Times, New York Law Journal, the New York Post, the New York Daily NewsChannel 7 Eyewitness NewsCBS News, ABCNewsweek, Law 360Newsday, and many others outlets.

Several Leitner Varughese Warywoda jury verdicts and settlements have been recognized among the top largest personal injury jury verdicts in New York State and in the United States, and have been featured in the Top New York Verdicts and Verdicts and Settlements Hall of Fame publications.

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