Attorney Siegel is a cum laude graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, and he is licensed to practice law in the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and Washington, D.C. and the federal courts of these states including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Attorney Siegel has nearly 25 years of extensive experience in all aspects of personal injury law including motor vehicle collisions, products liability, slip & fall accidents, construction injuries, wrongful death claims and aviation crashes. He has received million dollar verdicts and numerous settlements well over one million dollars. Aside from representing hundreds of clients in personal injury matters, he has also represented families of victims of numerous airline crashes which often time involve complex legal matters and specialized knowledge. Since Attorney Siegel is a former airline pilot he is well suited to handle aviation actions. Additionally, his training as a pilot required precision and quick thinking under pressure and these attributes are carried over to Attorney Siegel's work as a personal injury attorney. Attorney Siegel's experience includes trials in State and Federal Courts as well as before the National Transportation Safety Board in enforcement proceedings.
BAR ADMISSIONS:Connecticut US District Court of CT.New York US District Courts Southern & Eastern of N.Y.Massachusetts US District Court Mass.Washington, D.C. US District Court of D.C. US Court of Appeals Second Circuit
HONORS AND AWARDS:National Association of Distinguished Counsel
Top 1% of attorneys in the country
Super Lawyers - Only 5% of the entire Ct. bar selected 2009, 2010, 2015
New England's Top Attorneys Published by Super lawyers Magazine
American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) - Less than 1.5% of Attorneys selected Nationwide.
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Connecticut Magazine Top Lawyers
Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum (Invited to join) Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
AVVO Rated Superb by lawyer rating service AVVO.COM
RUE RATINGS BEST ATTORNEYS OF AMERICA
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The National Trial Lawyer Top 100 Lawyers
Martindale-Hubble Top Rated Lawyers Award
AREAS OF PRACTICE:
Catastrophic Injury & Brain injury cases
Motor Vehicle Collisions
Slip & Fall