In 2015, and again for 2017, Jim was selected as "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America. For many years, Jim has been selected as a "Best Lawyer in America" and "NY SuperLawyer" and for membership in the prestigious Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Forum membership is limited to trial lawyers who have demonstrated exceptional skill, experience and excellence in advocacy by achieving a trial verdict, award or settlement of Two Million Dollars or more.
Jim was selected for membership following his successful handling of a medical malpractice case for a little girl who suffered permanent brain damage due to a delay in delivery. This case resulted in a structured settlement with projected payments to the disabled child of over $20,000,000 for her profound medical and nursing needs and with a present value of $2.4M.
In addition to this case, Jim has handled many other Million-Plus cases ($4M, $2.5M, 2.25M $2M, $1.625M, etc.).
Several years ago, WETM-TV selected Jim as their local legal expert. Jim is featured on the Noon News on Wednesdays where he responds to listeners' legal questions.
Jim is a prolific legal writer: on his blogs (www.NYInjuryLawBlog.com and www.NYBikeAccidentBlog), in two books (Learn the Five Secrets to Buying Auto Insurance and Learn the Five Deadly Mistakes that can Kill Your Accident Case), and in the NYSBA book, The Plaintiff's Personal Injury Action in NY).
Jim was also proud to have been selected to teach selected to teach: Injury Law 101– The Nuts and Bolts of Handling an Injury Case for the cutting-edge Solo Practice University.
Jim proudly represents the injured throughout the Twin Tiers of NY and PA including: Elmira, Corning, Ithaca, Watkins Glen, Bath, Waverly, Sayre, Towanda. Call 800-943-3529 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if Jim can help you.
Admitted 1987, New York
Professional Webpage: http://www.zifflaw.com/lawyers/jim-reed/
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