Anthony L. Ameduri

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Staten Island, NY

Ameduri, Galante & Friscia
471 Bement Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10310
Phone: 718-442-9000
Fax: 718-273-5219
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1980
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%), Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Experienced trial attorney Anthony L. Ameduri co-founded his Staten Island law firm, Ameduri Galante & Friscia, in 1985. Since the firm's doors first opened, Mr. Ameduri has dedicated his practice to protecting the rights of the people of New York by representing their interests in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Because Mr. Ameduri devotes his efforts to the people, not the powerful, his clients know he will fight diligently on their behalves in matters related to the following:

• Motor vehicle accidents
• Medical malpractice
• Products liability
• Premises liability

Mr. Ameduri began his legal career in 1980 after earning his law degree from Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and his approval to practice in New York state. In 1984, the state of New Jersey granted him approval to practice in its courtrooms, and he has worked tirelessly on behalf of plaintiffs from both states for more than 30 years.

Thanks to Mr. Ameduri's efforts, he has earned a number of honors and awards. He has a "Superb" rating from Avvo, and he has received a Distinguished peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell. Additionally, he is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which is a prestigious group that limits membership to attorneys who have secured multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts for their clients.

In addition to Mr. Ameduri's reputation as a skilled litigator, he is also an experienced negotiator and a member of the American Arbitration Association. He is also a member of a number of legal organizations, including the New York State Bar Association and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

*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
  • 80%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Medical Malpractice


12 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2021

About Anthony L. Ameduri

Admitted: 1980, New York

Professional Webpage:


  • Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Member, Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association
  • Member, Richmond County Bar Association
  • Member, Staten Island Trial Lawyers
  • Member, New Jersey Bar Association
  • Member, New York Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Trial Lawyers
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1980
  • New Jersey, 1984
  • New York, 1980


  • Back injury to auto passenger $150000
  • Slip and fall contributing to knee replacement and shoulder surgery $200000
  • Retinal injury during cataract removal $225000
  • Malpractice resulting in lazy eye vision loss to child $400000
  • Nursing home negligence resulting in bedsores contributing to death $250000
  • Malpractice damaging urinary sphincter $450000
  • Pedestrian knockdown $850000 requiring hip replacement
  • Settled a malpractice/negligence claim against major nyc hospital for $3,000,000 after depositions, 2010
  • Podiatric malpractice $400000, 2012

Educational Background

  • Hunter College City University of N.Y., B.A. in Biology, Honors: Dean's List, 1972
  • Wagner College, Staten Island, M.B.A. in Hospital Administration, Honors: Highest G.P.A. in Program, 1975
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Office Location for Anthony L. Ameduri

471 Bement Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10310

Phone: 718-442-9000

Fax: 718-273-5219

Last Updated: 6/7/2021

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