All Press Releases for August 23, 2022

Leading Trial Lawyer David H. Perecman Named to Best Lawyers® 2023 The Best Lawyers in America

Five attorneys recognized as The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch

"I am honored to be named one of The Best Lawyers in America and proud that more than half of our firm's attorneys have been recognized as Ones to Watch."

    NEW YORK, NY, August 23, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is proud to announce that David H. Perecman, Founder and Lead Trial Lawyer, has been named one of The Best Lawyers in America© for the 16th consecutive year. In addition, five of the firm's personal injury trial lawyers and one workers' compensation law attorney have been named to The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch© list.

Mr. Perecman was recognized for his work in plaintiffs' personal injury litigation, a testament to his decades of success fighting for injured victims, workers, and families in New York City, Long Island, and the surrounding New York metro areas. Last year, he was recognized as a 2022 Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year." Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.

In 1983, Mr. Perecman founded The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. Over the following decades, he's built a team that's become trusted by injured victims, workers, and their families throughout New York City and Long Island, and which has recovered over half a billion dollars in compensation for the wrongfully injured and harmed. Along the way, he's amassed an impressive array of case results, landmark rulings, and professional recognition. Known for his relentless preparation, first-class litigation skills, and unbridled passion, many of the results he has achieved for his clients were double, triple, or many multiples of the settlement offers made by the defense.

Serving on the board of directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA), Mr. Perecman has concentrated his over 40 years of legal practice in all aspects of personal injury law, including catastrophic construction accidents, motor vehicle and premises accidents, medical negligence, negligent school supervision, employment discrimination, and false arrest/wrongful conviction matters. He is also a member of the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. district courts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

The following trial lawyers were recognized by The Best Lawyers as Ones to Watch in their respective fields, including:

Zachary Perecman – Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Erica Colon – Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Sagar Chadha – Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Edward Guldi – Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
Eileen McGivney – Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Annually, Best Lawyers® lists numerous attorneys from around the U.S. and other nations abroad to distinguish the most accomplished and acclaimed legal minds. All of the Best Lawyers nominees undergo a multiphase selection process which includes formal peer nominations, ballot voting by previously recognized attorneys, feedback analysis, and editorial team eligibility checks. The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch© is awarded to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in America. The Ones to Watch typically recognizes attorneys who have been practicing law in their respective fields for five to nine years.

"I am honored to be named one of The Best Lawyers in America and proud that more than half of our firm's attorneys have been recognized as Ones to Watch," said Mr. Perecman. "Such accolades are a testament to our lawyers' commitment, skill, and results that we have achieved on behalf of New Yorkers who have been wrongfully injured and their loved ones. Thank you to our peers and Best Lawyers® for this prestigious recognition."

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About The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.

Founded in 1983 by David Perecman, The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is a full-service personal injury law firm with offices in New York, New York, and Jericho, New York. The firm's attorneys concentrate their legal practices in all aspects of personal injury, including construction accidents, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death, and civil rights matters, as well as workers' compensation and Social Security Disability. Recognized by U.S. News for the past ten consecutive years as one of the Best Law Firms in America for Plaintiff's Personal Injury in New York, and distinguished among their peers for their professionalism, knowledge, and results by nationally-recognized organizations, including Super Lawyers® and Best Lawyers®, the firm and its attorneys have recovered more than half a billion dollars in verdicts and settlements on their clients' behalf. This year, in recognition of his groundbreaking work in and out of the courtroom, David Perecman has been named a Best Lawyers® 2022 Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs "Lawyer of the Year" awardee in Long Island. For more information, visit

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