Moshe Maimon

New York City, New York
Experience: 32 years
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About Moshe Maimon

Moshe Maimon is a partner at Levy Phillips & Konigsberg, LLP. He is a litigation specialist handling complex personal injury cases involving asbestos and mesothelioma, toxic substances, pharmaceuticals, defective consumer products, and medical malpractice, as well as consumer fraud and other commercial litigation matters.Moshe has personally tried and been part of legal teams that have won some of the largest damage awards in the country. Moreover, many of these cases have yielded landmark appellate court decisions, including:2009 - Successfully prevented asbestos brake parts manufacturers from compelling the autopsy of a mesothelioma victim against the wishes and religious beliefs of the decedent and his family.2008 - Tried and then successfully defended on appeal a record setting $40+ Million judgment on behalf of the family of an advertising executive whose mesothelioma was caused by asbestos exposure in a college summer job at an auto parts warehouse.2007 - Tried and then successfully defended on appeal a $10+ Million judgment against Exxon/Mobil in a landmark case that affirmed the dual persona doctrine for a peritoneal mesothelioma victim of take-home asbestos exposure.2006 - Researched, developed and tried the first successful mesothelioma case holding the largest supplier of industrial talc liable for the wrongful death of a former potter.Moshe served as one of the lead attorneys representing members of the Navajo Nation in their cases against companies that abandoned uranium mines on the Reservation. He also headed the firm's litigation representing former diet drug patients who suffered heart valve damage. In 1996, Moshe became the first lawyer to ever prevail in a repetitive stress injury lawsuit against a product manufacturer in a case tried in Baltimore, Maryland.In addition to his work supervising the firm's pharmaceutical cases, Moshe shares the responsibility for the coordination of the firm's commercial litigation cases and their trials, and in 2007 obtained a $7 Million verdict (including a $5 Million punitive damage award) in a Breach of Fiduciary Duty case against a prominent NYC law firm. He currently heads the firm’s ERISA class action section.Moshe joined the firm while still a student at Brooklyn Law School where he earned a degree in 1986. He has lectured on the standards for the admissibility of scientific evidence into court as well as effective trial techniques and strategies.Moshe is a member of the Bar in the Federal and State courts of New York, New Jersey, and Washington.

Practice Areas

  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • Car Accidents
  • General Civil
  • Insurance Claims
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

Fees

  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • New JerseySince 1986
  • New YorkSince 1987
  • WashingtonSince 1988
  • 2nd CircuitSince 1992
  • U.S. Supreme CourtSince 1999

Professional Experience

  • Partner Levy Phillips & Konigsberg, LLP 1986 - Current

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School J.D. (1986)

Awards

  • Best Lawyers - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions (Plaintiffs) Best Lawyers 2012
  • AVPreeminent Martindale-Hubbell 2012
  • Best Lawyers - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions (Plaintiffs) Best Lawyers 2011
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2011
  • AVPreeminent Martindale-Hubbell 2011
  • Best Lawyers - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions (Plaintiffs) Best Lawyers 2010
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2010
  • AVPreeminent Martindale-Hubbell 2010
  • Best Lawyers - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions (Plaintiffs) Best Lawyers 2009
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2009
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2008
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2007
  • Super Lawyers - Class Action/Mass Torts, Consumer Law, Personal Injury Plaintiff: Product Liability Super Lawyers 2006

Professional Association

  • New York State Bar #915853 Member 1987 - Current

Address

800 Third Avenue, 11th Fl
New York
New York City, NY 10022 USA

Telephone: (212) 605-6200
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