It’s gratifying to be recognized as ‘Tops’ by Pulse Magazine and by our legal peers for our exemplary legal ability, ethical conduct and the standards we uphold.
New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011
New York lawyers Steven J. Schwartzapfel and Robert B. Marcus, partners at the New York personal injury law firm of Schwartzapfel Partners P.C., have been named as Long Island's top attorneys in an annual survey.
Long Island Pulse Magazine ranked Schwartzapfel and Marcus among its 2011 Top Legal Eagles. Pulse Magazine had the survey compiled by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, a firm that has long set the standard for peer review ratings in the legal profession. The list is drawn from the firm’s national database of lawyers who have been rated as AV Preeminent, the highest peer review rating available, the magazine said in its March issue.
“It’s gratifying to be recognized as ‘Tops’ by Pulse Magazine and by our legal peers for our exemplary legal ability, ethical conduct and the standards we uphold," said Schwartzapfel, the founding member of Schwartzapfel Partners P.C.
Schwartzapfel is a director emeritus of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, where he has served as a director, officer and past president-elect. He was the first president of the Alliance for Consumer Rights, and is a founding member, director and served as first vice-president officer of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.
He has served on the Judicial Screening Committees for the Supreme Court, Appellate Division and New York Court of Appeals, and the New York Counties Committee on Professional Discipline. Schwartzapfel has been named to The New York Super Lawyers List and has been selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association.
Marcus serves on the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been named for the past 5 years to the New York Super Lawyers List. Marcus also lectures on labor law for the Judicial Institute.
“This is an honor I plan to continue to earn in the eyes of our clients as well as our peers by zealous and aggressive legal representation for those hurt by workplace injuries, medical malpractice or other wrongful actions,” Marcus said.
Schwartzapfel Partners P.C. has obtained over $150 million on behalf of its clients and are proud of a track record of success winning over 98% of their cases. Over the course of almost three decades in the New York courts, the attorneys of Schwartzapfel Partners P.C. have earned a respected reputation for their case selection and preparation, their presentation of demonstrative evidence and their experienced legal analysis.
"It is our honor and privilege to protect the rights of all consumers, and hold wrongdoers that endanger the health, safety and welfare of our consumers accountable," adds Schwartzapfel.
About Schwartzapfel Partners P.C.
Schwartzapfel Partners P.C. is a prominent and well-respected New York personal injury firm, with offices in Manhattan, the Bronx, White Plains, Jericho and Garden City. With more than 150 years of combined experience and highly competent co-counsel throughout the country, Schwartzapfel Partners serves all your legal needs. The firm focuses on all types of personal injury litigation, including vehicle accidents (car, truck, motorcycle, bicycle and pedestrian), medical malpractice, wrongful death, defective products and drugs, construction accidents, workplace accidents, workers’ compensation, Social Security disability, nursing home neglect and abuse, and complex highway design defect cases.
To contact the law firm, call (800) 966-4999 or use the firm's online contact form.