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Evan Goldberg

Evan Goldberg

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New York, New York
Phone:
212-750-1200
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212-980-4011
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Evan Goldberg has served as the elected Chair of the Trial Lawyers Section of the New York State Bar Association, representing thousands of attorneys throughout the state. He is also a Director and Officer of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. As a Bar Leader he actively lobbies the Legislature and the Governor's office with respect to proposed legislation affecting the rights of victims. He frequently lectures to attorneys, has authored numerous legal publications, and has given his expert legal commentary on network television and radio.

Recent Cases
Mr. Goldberg handles many complicated accident cases including medical malpractice, construction accidents, car accidents, defective machinery, slip/trip and falls, landlord liability, lead paint poisoning, assault and wrongful death. Some of his recent verdicts include the following:

• $14.7 million for boy injured by obstetrical malpractice during childbirth
• $7 million for amputation  injury caused by unsafe machinery in factory
• $4.07 million for tenant assaulted in building due to inadequate security
• $2.65 million for a baby born with brain damage as a result of obstetrical mismanagement
• $1.5 million for patient injured during appendectomy
• $1.3 million for child injured by lead poisoning in apartment building
• $1.25 million for driver of car struck by another car on the roadway
• $1.2 million for airport worker who stepped into hazardous equipment

Public Action
Mr. Goldberg is a 1989 graduate of Brooklyn Law School and is admitted to practice in New York, Connecticut and various federal courts. In addition to serving on the NYSBA's House of Delegates, he also founded and chaired a Medical Malpractice Committee for the Association. He is an elected District Leader for the Westchester County Democratic Committee and is also a Director and Officer of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and a member of the Brooklyn Bar Association, the Kings County Inns of Court, the New Rochelle Bar Association, the Orange County Bar Association and Rockland County Bar Association.

Television & Radio Appearances
• WRNN
• WNBC
• WINS
• T47

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1989
  • State University of New York, Albany, New York
    • B.A. - 1986

Published Works

  • The Plaintiff Personal Injury Action in New York State, Premises Liability Chapter, New York Sate Bar Association Publications
  • Life of A Trial Lawyer Can be Noble and Exciting, State Bar News
  • Combating the Development Delay Defense for Children, New York Law Journal
  • Using an Economist; Goals, Issues and Considerations, NYSBA Publications
  • Suing Municipalities, NYSBA Publications
  • New York's Summary Judgment Procedure, Trial Lawyers Digest
  • "Message from the Chair" columns, Trial Lawyers Digest
  • Products Liability, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute
  • Legal Malpractice, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, Decisions Seminar New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, 2010
  • Speaker, Distribution of Proceeds in Wrongful Death Cases, Kings County Inns of Court, 2010
  • Speaker, Summary Jury Trials, Kings Country Inns of Court Presentation, 2008
  • Chair, Municipal & transit Liability, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, 2007
  • Speaker, An Evidentiary Review, Kings County Inns of Court Presentation, 2006
  • Chair, A Practical and Comprehensive Review of Mass Tort and Litigation Trial Lawyers Section Program, Annual Meeting of the NYSBA, 2006
  • Speaker, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, Decisions Seminar, 2005
  • Chair, Practical Skills - How to Commence a Civil Lawsuit, NYSBA Seminar, 2005
  • Participating Speaker, D'Agostino - Greenberg Lecture in Law and Public Policy, City College of New York, 2005
  • Speaker, Proving and Defending Damages at Trial, NYSBA Seminar, 2005
  • Chair, Technology and Demonstrative Evidence in the Courtroom, Trial Lawyers Section Program at the Annual Meeting of the NYSBA, 2005
  • Speaker, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, Decisions Seminar, 2004
  • Co-Chair, Incivility, From Intake through Trial, Kings County Inns of Court Presentation, 2004
  • Chair, Boot Camp for the Civil Litigator; Ethics, Updates and Critical Issues, Trial Lawyers Section Program at the Annual Meeting of the NYSBA, 2004
  • Chair/Speaker, Premises Liability, New York State Trial Lawyers Institute (NYSTLI), 2003
  • Chair/Speaker, How to Commence a Civil Lawsuit, NYSBA Seminar, 2003
  • Chair/Speaker, How to Commence a Civil Lawsuit, NYSBA Seminar, 2001
  • Chair/Speaker, How to Commence a Civil Lawsuit, NYSBA Seminar, 1999
  • Chair/Speaker, Basic Civil Practice, The Trial, NYSBA Seminar, 1998
  • Speaker, Keeping Pace: A Guide for the Up to Date Litigator, NYSBA Seminar, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2010 - Present
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member, Board of Directors, 2010 - Present
  • NYS Bar Association, Member, Committee on the Tort System, 2010 - Present
  • Independent Judicial Screening Panel, New York County Democratic Committee, Member, 2010 - Present
  • NYSBA Trial Practice Committee of the Trial Lawyers Section, Chair, 2009 - Present
  • NYSBA, Member, Committee on Federal Legislative Priorities, 2009 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), Trial Lawyers Section, Chair, 2008 - 2009
  • NYSBA House of Delegates, Delegate, 2008 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section, Chair, Medical Malpractice Committee, 1993 - 1997
  • NYSBA, Trial Lawyers Section, District Representative, 9th Judicial District
  • NYSBA, Trial Lawyers Section, Chair, Membership Committee, 2007 - Present
  • Westchester Country, District Leader, Democratic Committee, 1996 - Present
  • NYSBA, Trial Lawyer Section, Treasurer, Executive Committee, 2005
  • New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section, Secretary, Executive Committee, 2006
  • NYSBA Trial Lawyers Section, Vice Chair, Executive Committee, 2007
  • Northfield Neighborhood Association, New Rochelle, NY, Vice President, 2005 - Present
  • Brooklyn Law School Democrats, Founding Member, 1989
  • New York County Lawyers Association
  • Brooklyn Bar Association
  • Kings County Inns of Court
  • Westchester Country, Democratic Committee
  • Northfield Neighborhood Association
  • New Rochelle Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Rockland County Bar Association
  • Elected Super Lawyer in nationwide rating organization for legal profession, 2011
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Parliamentarian, 2011-present

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