Jeffrey Lawrence Koenig

Jeffrey Lawrence Koenig

NYC Construction Accident Attorney at Ferrante & Koenig, PLLC
  • Personal Injury, Construction Law
  • Connecticut, New York
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Biography

Jeffrey completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin at Madison in 1999. From there he enrolled in Yeshiva University’s Cardozo School of Law in New York. While in school Jeffrey participated in the nationally recognized civil litigation Bet Tzedek Legal Services Clinic where he honed his skills representing wartime refugees in actions seeking to obtain necessary services following their arrival in the United States. This is where Jeffrey’s passion for helping victims began.

Following graduation, Jeffrey worked for the senior trial partner of a major New York City based medical malpractice defense firm which specialized in defending individual physicians against claims of malpractice. As the trial partner’s “trial preparation” associate, he attended numerous trials and gained invaluable insight into how cases are approached from the defense perspective. Thereafter, Jeffrey launched his career exclusively representing injured victims, spending the following 17 years at two nationally recognized plaintiff personal injury law firms where he sharpened his skills as a litigator and became an adept trial lawyer.

Jeffrey has tried countless cases and taken numerous jury verdicts throughout the boroughs of the City of New York in both New York State and Federal Courts.

In 2008 Jeffrey second-seated a trial in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in which the jury returned a verdict in excess of $44 million. This was the largest Labor Law/construction site injury verdict reported in the State of New York, and the 47th highest overall verdict reported in the United States in 2008.

Jeffrey has been recognized for his outstanding performance in recovering millions of dollars for his clients by being selected for lifetime membership in the exclusive Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Jeffrey continues his work tirelessly for victims construction accidents and negligence.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Construction Law
    Construction Defects
Additional Practice Area
  • Labor Law
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
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New York
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Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Education
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
J.D. (2002)
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University of Wisconsin - Madison
B.A. (1999) | Political Science
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Honors: Political Science Honor Society
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Professional Associations
New York State Trial Lawyers
Member
- Current
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New York State Bar  # 4094645
Member
- Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
New York Construction Injury Attorney
Website
Learn More About Jeffrey Koenig
Contact & Map
Ferrante & Koenig, PLLC
600 Pelhamdale Avenue
Pelham, NY 10803
Telephone: (718) 970-7500
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours