Andrew S. Buzin

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in New York, NY

Buzin Law, P.C.
 | 501 Seventh Avenue, Suite 520
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 646-470-4878
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2017
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Andrew S. Buzin is the managing attorney at Buzin Law, P.C., located in New York, New York. He focuses his practice on civil litigation in a number of areas, including medical malpractice, premises liability, negligent security, construction accidents, employment law and wage and hour cases, trucking accident litigation, negligence, and mass torts. He serves clients throughout the entire New York City region, including Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens, as well as Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester counties.

A graduate of New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Mr. Buzin also earned a master's degree from the University of Miami School of Business Administration. He earned his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, where he graduated cum laude.

Mr. Buzin is admitted to practice in the state courts of both New York and Florida, as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Florida, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is also a licensed New York real estate broker.

While practicing with a Florida law firm, Mr. Buzin focused on general negligence and malpractice cases, and also handled more than 100 separate asbestos claims. Over the course of his legal career, he has been involved in numerous cases that resulted in multimillion-dollar verdicts or settlements for his clients.

Mr. Buzin also teaches legal writing and lawyering skills courses at New York City's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. He is a member of professional organizations including the American Association for Justice, Florida Justice Association, the Melvin M. Belli Society, and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (40%): Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General (50%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Employment Litigation (10%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Employment Litigation: Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 3 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2014

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About Andrew Buzin

Admitted: 2007, New York

Professional Webpage: http://buzinlaw.com/attorney-profile/

Honors and Awards:

  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2016
  • Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers, 2016
  • Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers, 2015
  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2015
  • Nation’s Top One Percent, The National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2015
  • Top 40 Under 40 Litigation Lawyer, The American Society of Legal Advocates, 2015
  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2014
  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2014
  • Top 40 Under 40 Litigation Lawyer, The American Society of Legal Advocates, 2014
  • AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2015-present
  • The Melvin M. Belli Society, Fellow, 2011-present
  • Best Attorneys of America, Lifetime Charter Member
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society, University of Miami School of Law
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges 2003, University of Miami School of Law

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • New York State Real Estate Broker’s License, 2010-present

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Supreme Court of the United States, 2006
  • Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association, Member, 2014-present
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2008
  • Eastern District of New York, 2007
  • Southern District of New York, 2007
  • New York Bar, 2007
  • Northern District of Florida, 2004
  • Southern District of Florida, 2004
  • Florida Bar, 2003
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2010-present
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Young Lawyers Committee, 2013-present
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, 2006-2008
  • Dade County Bar Association, Schools Committee, 2005
  • Dade County Bar Association, Member, 2003-2006
  • Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, 2003-2006
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2003-2004
  • American Association for Justice (f/k/a American Trial Lawyers Association), Member, 2010-present
  • American Association for Justice (f/k/a American Trial Lawyers Association), Sole Practitioner and Small Firm Section

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • New York State Unified Court System, Small Claims Arbitrator, 2015-present
  • New York University, Stern Fund Contributor, 2008-present
  • New York Public Library, Young Lions Member, 2008-2011

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Fischler, Stan. Metro Ice. New York: H&M Productions II, Inc., 1999
  • Fischler, Stan. Cracked Ice: An Insider’s Look at the NHL. Chicago: Masters Press, 1999. (Acknowledgement)
  • Jackson, Robert J. “Tax Increment Financing: Alternatives for Philadelphia’s Urban Renewal,” Journal of City and State Public Affairs of the University of Pennsylvania, 1:1. Spring 2000. 40-52. (commentator)
  • Fischler, Stan. “Bluelines: NHL Lacking Its Punch?” www.msgnetwork.com. December 16, 2002
  • Jackson, Robert J. (with David Rosenberg) “A New Model of Administrative Enforcement,” 93 Va. L. Rev. 1983 (2007) (commentator)
  • Jackson, Robert J. “Private Equity and Executive Compensation,” 60 U.C.L.A. L. Rev 638 (2013) (commentator)
  • Turner, Bryana, “Sex-Parate But Equal? The Legality of Single-Sex Public Schools and Their Discriminatory Effect on Transgender Students,” 20 Cardozo Journal of Law & Gender 203 (2013) (commentator)
  • “Ammunition From Fraud In Medical Malpractice Cases.” AAJ Winter Convention, Phoenix, AZ (February 2012)
  • “The Success and Growth of the Personal Injury Lawyer: The Person and the Practice,” NYSTLI, New York, NY (May, 2013)

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • Curtin-Danner v. Powers, Queens Supreme Court, Index No. 704252/13; New York Law Journal - September 16, 2015
  • Berton v. Vassell, 2013 Jury Verdicts LEXIS 7327 (June 13, 2013)
  • Sehnert v. New York City Transit Authority, 95 A.D.3d 463, 942 N.Y.S.2d 871 (1st Dep’t 2012)
  • Ballek v. Aldana-Bernier, 100 A.D.3d 811 (2d Dep’t 2012)
  • In re Complaint of Messina, 574 F.3d 119 (2d Cir. 2009)
  • Torres v. Ashmawy, 24 Misc.3d 506, 875 N.Y.S.2d 781, 2009 N.Y. Slip Op. 29134
  • Mendez-Rico v. Jain, New York Supreme Court, Index No. 116832/05; New York Law Journal - October 9, 2008
  • Sanderson v. Lonero Transit, Inc., 51 A.D.3d 764, 857 N.Y.S.2d 911 (2d Dept. 2008)
  • Faulks v. United States of America, 552 U.S. 809, 128 S.Ct. 38, 169 L.Ed.2d 10 (2007)

Educational Background:

  • New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business New York, NY, Bachelor of Science, Majors: Finance and Management and Organizational Behavior, Minor: Political Science.
  • University of Miami Graduate School of Business, Coral Gables, FL, Master of Business Administration, Specialization: Tax Accounting, January 2003
Office Location for Andrew S. Buzin

501 Seventh Avenue
Suite 520
New York, NY 10018

Phone: 646-470-4878

 

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Last Updated: 4/14/2017

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