Daniel T. Leav

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in New York, NY

Leav & Steinberg, L.L.P.
 | 75 Broad St, Suite 1601
New York, NY 10004
Phone: 212-766-5222
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1993
Education: Brooklyn Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

The past ten years of practice have seen in excess of $80 million dollars in verdicts and settlements to the clients of attorney Daniel T. Leav. An experienced trial attorney, Mr. Leav represents clients in their cases involving premises liability, transportation accidents, medical malpractice, negligence of organization, products liability, construction accidents, wrongful death and general negligence.

A member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, New York Bar Association, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and a member of the American Association for Justice, Mr. Leav is admitted to practice in New York and in the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York's federal courts. He has lectured at Beth Israel Hospital on issues involving traumatic brain injuries and has contributed to the Brain Injury Society newsletter. He has also appeared as a guest commentator on Fox Television, CBS News, and been quoted in the New York Daily News, and the New York Post.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (80%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (20%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Focus Areas

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

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

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 10 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2017

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About Daniel Leav

Admitted: 1993, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.nyaccidentlawyer.com/lawyer-attorney-1694741.html

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • Member, American Association of Justice
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Member, New York Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Trial Lawyers Association

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Lecturer, Traumatic Brain Injuries, Beth Israel Hospital and has contributed to the Brain Injury Society Newsletter

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • $1.8 million verdict for warehouse worker who suffered bi-lateral leg fractures., 2015
  • $1.1 million verdict for man who suffered multiple arm fractures in a fall., 2015
  • $2.8 million settlement on behalf of a Staten Island construction worker struck in the rear in a low speed automobile accident., 2013
  • $1.2 million verdict on behalf of a bicyclist struck by a truck., 2012
  • $3 million settlement at trial on behalf of a young girl struck by a municipal vehicle suffering severe de-gloving injuries to her leg., 2012
  • $1.7 Million Verdict For A 50-Year-Old Construction Worker Who Injured His Spine In An Automobile Accident
  • $3.6 million settlement on behalf of worker who had a staircase collapse beneath him - 2016. 
  • $1.2 million verdict on behalf of a bicyclist struck by truck suffering severe injuries to his knees.
  • $1.75 Million Settlement In United States District Court, Eastern District Of New York For A 30-Year-Old Assembly Plant Worker Struck By A Truck While Riding His Motorcycle Plaintiff Suffered A Spinal Injury Requiring Complex Surgery
  • $1.225 Million Settlement Obtained For A 45-Year-Old Administrative Assistant Who Was Injured When She Was Struck By A Car
  • $1.45 Million Settlement For A Construction Worker Who Severely Injured His Arm When He Fell From A Ladder And A Worksite
  • $1.55 Million Settlement Obtained On Behalf Of A 42-Year-Old Man Who Underwent Lasik Surgery And Was Post-Operatively Prescribed A Contraindicated Drug Which Caused Severe Eye Injuries
  • $7 Million Settlement Obtained For A Young Woman Who Was Severely Injured During The Delivery Of Her First Child When She Was Improperly Given Anesthesia Resulting In Severe Brain Injuries
  • $1.5 Million Verdict For A Woman Who Was Trapped Between A City Subway Car And The Platform Sustaining Serious Leg Injuries
  • $3.5 Million Verdict For A Passenger Injured While Descending A City Bus
  • $2.9 Million Settlement For Man Who Suffered Sever Spinal Injury Falling From Steps

Transactions:

  • $875,000 Verdict For 14 Year Who Fell On Sidewalk

Educational Background:

  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
  • Lafayette College, B.A.

Industry Groups

  • Amercian Bar Assocaition
  • American Association For Justice
  • New York City Bar Association (LRS Top-tier Personal Injury Rating)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyers
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    Office Location for Daniel T. Leav

    75 Broad St
    Suite 1601
    New York, NY 10004

    Phone: 212-766-5222

     

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    Last Updated: 7/19/2017

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