Jeffrey L. Hawkins

Of Counsel

Education

University of Connecticut 2005
Dual B.A. in Political Science and History Magna Cum Laude
City University of New York 2009
J.D.

Bar Admissions

State of New York, 2010

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2010

U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 2011

Civic Activities

New York State Bar Association

New York County Lawyers Association

New York State Trial Lawyers Association 

New York City Trial Lawyers Association

Experience

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.

Office

New York City

199 Water Street
New York, New York 10038
Phone: (212) 513-7788
Fax: (212) 513-7843