Lambros Y. Lambrou

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in New York, NY

The Lambrou Law Firm P.C.
 | 45 Broadway, Suite 3120
New York, NY 10006
Phone: 212-285-2100
Fax: 212-285-2110
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2019
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2012
Licensed Since: 1998
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (60%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish,
  • Greek
Attorney Profile

With a practice focused on the injured and their families, Lambros Y. Lambrou is the founder of The Lambrou Law Firm P.C., representing those in New York and around the nation in matters of substantial personal injury and medical malpractice. As a zealous advocate for those who have suffered from another’s negligence, Mr. Lambrou has secured millions of dollars for his clients, including a $6 million settlement for a client injured in a car accident, a $5.8 million compensation amount against the hospital for the parents of a baby who suffered birth trauma and millions of dollars in settlements in medical malpractice wrongful death case.

Mr. Lambrou is knowledgeable about the thought processes and actions of members of a jury, as he regularly conducts research groups to determine how they think in order to help his clients. Since his graduation from Hofstra University’s Maurice A. Deane School of Law, he has bestowed with many honors and accolades including being named as one of the top 1 percent of Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyers, and was recently selected by The Best Attorneys of America as a Lifetime Charter Member after a thorough, rigorous screening. For his professional accomplishments and commitment to legal ethics, Mr. Lambrou has also earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

Fluent in English, Greek and Spanish, Mr. Lambrou is an extremely effective trial lawyer and a member of the board of directors of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, and a member of the American Association for Justice, the New York State Bar Association and the New York City Bar.

* 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

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (60%): Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General (30%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Civil Litigation (10%)

Focus Areas

Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2019 Rising Stars: 2011 - 2012

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About Lambros Lambrou

Admitted: 1998, New York

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  • Selected to the Hofstra Law Review, Law Review, Hofstra University, 1995
  • Rising Stars of Super Lawyers Magazine, 2010 - 2012
  • Lifetime Charter Member of Best Attorneys in America. Rue Ratings., Best Attorneys of America Lifetime Charter Member, Rue Ratings; Best Attorneys of America, 2017
  • Received an A+ in Torts I & Torts II and Hofstra University School of Law, 1995
  • Top 1% Trial Counsel Medical Malpractice, Top 1% Trial Counsel for Medical Malpractice in New York,, 2017
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100, Top 100 Trial Attorneys, National Trial Lawyers, 2017
  • Bestowed this honor for 13 years straight., AV peer review rated by Martindale Hubbell, Martindale Hubbell, 2018
  • National Trial Lawyer Top 40 under 40., Top 40 under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2012
  • Super Lawyers New York Metro Edition, 2013 - 2019., Super Lawyer, New York Metro Edition Super Lawyers, 2019
  • Top 10 Attorneys National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys., Top 10 Attorneys in the State, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, Board of Directors, New York State Trial Lawyers Academy, 2011- Present
  • Advocate, National Trial Lawyers Summit, 2019
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, American Association for Justice
  • Advocate of the National College of Advocacy, American Association of Justice.
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Member, Judiciary Committee New York City Bar, 2012- 2015


  • $850,000.00 recovery for construction worker injured at a construction site., 2019
  • Recovered $850,000.00 for a child, for injuries sustained from the medical malpractice of two hospitals and a pediatrician., 2018
  • Recovered $1,000,000.00 for a plaintiff you sustained serious injuries when his car was rear ended by a New York City Parks Department vehicle., 2018
  • Stylianou v. Calabrese.$570,000.00 Verdict, Auto Accident, as seen in the New York Jury Verdict Reporter, Stylianou v. Calabrese et. al., Supreme Queens, J. Golia. After a lengthy trial, a Queens County jury, returned a verdict in favor of Mr. Lambrou’s client in the amount of $570,000.00 for injuries arising out of a motor vehicle accident. During the course of the trial the defendant, called numerous medical witnesses to testify that the plaintiff’s shoulder injury and resulting surgery were not caused by the subject accident. With only one medical witness, the plaintiff’s treating Orthopedic Surgeon, Mr. Lambrou was able to persuade the jury otherwise and the jury awarded $570,000.00 to the plaintiff. The applicable insurance policy had a $100,000.00 limit and after the appeal was lost, the defendant’s insurance carrier settled the matter for several multiples of the policy limits fearing a bad faith litigation
  • $3,866,000.00 Recovery in an infant birth trauma case in Kings County Supreme Court. The settlement negotiated included a payout of $7,000,000.00 to an infant that was brain damaged at and around birth by the malpractice of an OB/GYN. This matter resolved just prior to jury selection., 2016
  • $1,125,000.00 Recovery in a scaffolding accident case in Supreme Court Queens County. After selecting a jury and starting a trial, the defendant’s folded and settled the case involving an injured worker. After jury selection and 2 days of trial, this matter resolved for $1,125,000.00, before Justice Ritholtz, Supreme Court Queens County.
  • $1,000,000.00 Verdict, A Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice New York Jury Verdict Reporter, Sergi v. Tankel et. al. Supreme Kings, J. Hall.  At the time of this outcome Mr. Lambrou was only practicing law for 3 years was only 28 years old.  This case included the testimony of 5 medical experts and lasted nearly three weeks.
  • $850,000.00 verdict- Dragonetti/Cicolello v. Peloro. After nearly two weeks of a hard fought trial before Justice Lawrence Knipel, that included the testimony of 8 experts, in a case that was turned down by several other attorneys, Mr. Lambrou persuaded a Kings County jury that the medical malpractice of two Internal Medicine doctors was a substantial factor in the death of a 57 year old morbidly obese smoker of 40 years from lung cancer for their failure to suspect and diagnose her cancer earlier. The jury was persuaded to also award the family $850,000.00, which, with interest, approached $1,000,000.00. After the verdict the matter settled. Published in the New York Jury Verdict Reporter., 2012
  • $6,000,000.00 Recovery for an individual catastrophically injured when he was struck by a truck.  This matter resolved after a long fought litigation and after a week long jury selection. Supreme Court Kings Court., 2013
  • $1,975,000.00 Recovery for the Estate of a man that died as a result of malpractice in Suffolk County., 2013
  • Terezis v. NYH&HC., $1,306,000.00 Recovery in a medical malpractice case against New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation, in a difficult medical malpractice case on the eve of trial in the New York Supreme Court, New York County.  The settlement was deemed an “exceptional result” by the Honorable Justice Douglas E. McKeon in a decision published by the Court, 2012
  • Reed v. Neighborhood Partnership Housing Development Fund Company, Supreme Kings, Judge Donald Scott Kurtz, Settlement immediately prior to jury selection
  • $2,750,000.00 Recovery in an infant birth trauma case in Queens County Supreme Court. The settlement negotiated included a payout of $14,300,000.00 ($5,800,000.00 guaranteed) to an infant that was brain damaged at birth by the malpractice of an OB/GYN and the Hospital. This matter resolved during jury selection against a major metropolitan area hospital., 2012
  • $995,000.00 recovery in a professional malpractice case against a Architect that failed to design a building in conformity with the applicable zoning regulations., 2017

Representative Clients:

  • Gaby Gibson, cleaning lady that was assaulted by Naomi Campbell, 2006

Educational Background:

  • St. John's University, B.A., Cum Laude, Golden Key Honor Society, 1994
  • Graduated Hofstra School of Law.  Member of the Law review and A+ in Torts I & Torts II, 1997
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Office Location for Lambros Y. Lambrou

45 Broadway
Suite 3120
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 212-285-2100

Fax: 212-285-2110

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Last Updated: 4/4/2019

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