Jeffrey L. Hawkins is Of Counsel in the New York City office. He focuses his practice defending catastrophic injuries on behalf of owners, contractors, and manufacturers against high exposure personal injury and property damage lawsuits, including construction accidents, environmental and lead poisoning, premises liability, asbestos, and labor law. Mr. Hawkins also has significant experience defending doctors and hospitals against medical malpractice claims. His practice involves cases from inception through trial. Jeff has obtained verdicts or dismissals on numerous cases at trial or on oral argument on summary judgment motions.
He also has significant experience in entertainment law, business transactions, nursing home and long-term care facility litigation, and products liability.
Jeff is admitted to practice in New York State courts, and New York and Connecticut federal courts. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York County Lawyers Association, as well as the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the New York City Trial Lawyers Association.