Steven Jay Seiden

New York City, New York
Experience: 32 years
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About Steven Jay Seiden

Steven J. Seiden is a founding member of Seiden & Kaufman and has practiced exclusively personal injury law for more than thirty years. Mr. Seiden has recovered millions of dollars for injured victims of accidents and surviving family members in wrongful death actions. Mr. Seiden has successfully handled thousands of cases in the New York State Courts, Federal Courts, and Court of Claims arising from all types of motor vehicle accidents, premises accidents, and construction accidents. Mr. Seiden is also an accomplished appellate attorney, having won numerous cases in the Appellate Division and New York State's highest court, the Court of Appeals. Mr. Seiden has received the prestigious AV-Preeminent 5.0 rating from Martindale Hubbell, the result of confidential evaluations by other plaintiffs’ attorneys, defense attorneys, and members of the judiciary, and awarded to only seven percent of attorneys in the United States. The AV-Preeminent rating is the highest rating possible for professional legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Seiden is also a proud member of The National Trial Lawyers:Top 100, the Mutli-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum’s membership is restricted, with less than one percent of attorneys in the United States currently granted membership. Mr. Seiden has received the highest 10.0 Superb rating from Avvo, and has also been recognized as a Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyers rating service and patented selection process. According to the Super Lawyers publication, only outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement are included. Mr. Seiden has repeatedly been named as one of the Top Rated Lawyers in the New York area by New York Magazine, as a Top Legal Eagle on Long Island by Pulse Magazine, and as a Top Rated Attorney in the Legal Leaders editions of The Wall Street Journal, The New York Law Journal, and Newsday.

Practice Areas

  • Dog Bites
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

Fees

  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • New YorkSince 1985
  • U.S. Supreme CourtSince 1995

Education

  • Hofstra University

Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 Martindale-Hubbell 2017
  • 10.0 Superb Avvo 2017
  • Super Lawyer Super Lawyers Publication List 2017
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 Martindale-Hubbell 2016 This rating is the result of confidential evaluations by other plaintiffs’ attorneys, defense attorneys, and members of the judiciary. The AV-Preeminent rating is the highest rating possible for professional legal ability and ethical standards.
  • Super Lawyer Super Lawyers Publication List 2016 Mr. Seiden has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyers rating service and patented selection process. According to the Super Lawyers publication, only outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement are included in this preeminent list, which is limited to the top 5% of attorneys in the state.
  • 10.0 Superb Avvo 2016 The 10.0 Superb rating is the highest rating an attorney can receive from Avvo, an online legal services company with a directory of 97% of the attorneys in the United States.

Professional Association

  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 #905471 Member 2017 - Current
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum #905472 Member 2015 - Current
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers #905473 Member 2015 - Current
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum #905474 Member 1988 - Current
  • New York State Bar #905475 Member 1985 - Current
  • New York State Trial Lawyers #905476 Sustaining Member 1985 - Current
  • American Association for Justice #905477 Member 1985 - Current

Address

276 Fifth Avenue
Suite 704 New York
New York City, NY 10001 USA

Telephone: (800) 287-2433
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