NEW YORK, NY, August 19, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Brandon R. Cotter has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
As the son of hardworking parents, Mr. Cotter was inspired to pursue a career in which he could help those born into disadvantaged circumstances. In his role as managing trial attorney for Platta Law Firm, he takes pride in representing the interests of people, rather than companies, in the areas of construction, car and premises accidents, and workers' compensation. Formulaic rules cannot be applied to the legal field, so with each and every client he takes on Mr. Cotter adapts his practices to best assist them. Prior to joining Platta Law Firm in 2019, he gained valuable expertise as an attorney and the head of the trial division for Sobo & Sobo.
In 2007, Mr. Cotter began the pursuit of a legal career by earning a Bachelor of Science in political science from Illinois Wesleyan University. Three years later, he received a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Syracuse University College of Law. Subsequently, he was admitted to practice through the New York State Bar Association, the Illinois Bar Association, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of New York. Mr. Cotter has retained his professional alignment with the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers since 2010.
For his outstanding accomplishments in law, Mr. Cotter has been honored with an Excellence in Advocacy Award through the American College of Trial Lawyers and the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, through which he also earned the Travis H.D. Lewin Award for Excellence in Litigation Skills. Between 2016 and 2019, he has likewise been recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star. Looking forward into the future, Mr. Cotter aims to be known through his community for helping those in need.
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