Victor Pasternack

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano LLP
 | 111 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 800-217-9891
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1976
Education: Brooklyn Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (50%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%)
Attorney Profile

A respected member of the law community in New York, Victor Pasternack is a partner at Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP, and represents clients in matters of workers’ compensation, Social Security Disability, personal injury and medical malpractice. Having over 41 years of experience, his services are offered to those in Suffolk and Nassau counties, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, Long Island, Staten Island, Westchester and Newburgh.

He began his path to becoming a well-known name in the legal profession with a Bachelor of Arts from Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. Moving on to Brooklyn Law School next, he earned a Juris Doctor in 1975. He has served as secretary, treasurer, deputy treasurer and member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association for over 40 years. 

The New York State Captain for workers’ compensation for the American Association for Justice, Mr. Pasternack also helped found the Injured Workers’ Bar Association. He is also a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Workplace Injury Law & Advocacy Group and the New York State Bar Association. For his superior legal skills and his adherence to ethics, he has received the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

With a passion for teaching, Mr. Pasternack has been an adjunct professor at Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and spent almost three decades as a lecturer and reporter for the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He regularly lectures before labor unions and trial lawyers on matters of workers’ compensation.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Workers' Compensation (50%)

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

Focus Areas

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

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 11 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2019

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About Victor Pasternack

Admitted: 1976, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.workerslaw.com/attorneys/victor-pasternack-senior...

Honors/Awards:

  • Distinguished Service Award of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Super Lawyer in area of workers compensation, 2009-2016
  • AV ®Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • New York State Captain for Workers Compensation for the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • WILG- Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, Board of Directors
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1978
  • Workers Compensation for the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Workers Compensation Division, Member
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Deputy Treasurer, Treasurer and Secretary
  • Workers Compensation Committee of the Brooklyn Bar Association, Chair
  • Workplace Injury Litigation Group, Member
  • New York State Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Insurance Personal Injury and Compensation Law Section, Member
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 1987
  • Injured Workers Bar Association, Founding member
  • New York State Workers Compensation Bar Association, Past President
  • Fellow of the College of Workers Compensation Lawyers, 2012

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Adjunct professor, Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations teaching a course on Workers’ Compensation
  • Lectured, Law Judges of the Workers’ Compensation Board
  • Lecturer, “Workers Compensation” at the “Decisions” program of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Lectured, Practicing Law Institute on Workers’ Compensation topics

Educational Background:

  • Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, 1970
Office Location for Victor Pasternack

111 Livingston Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: 800-217-9891

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Last Updated: 5/14/2019

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