Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., Announces Two Attorneys Named To 2013 New York Super Lawyers List

Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., is pleased to announce that two members of the Manhattan law firm have been selected for inclusion in the 2013 New York Super Lawyers list. Lawyers D. Carl Lustig III and Mitchell J. Sassower have both been named to the list. No more than 5 percent of the attorneys in New York are selected for the honor each year.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have earned significant peer recognition and professional achievements. Recipients are selected annually using a multiphase process that includes independent research evaluations of candidates, peer reviews and a statewide survey of lawyers.

Multiple Years On The List

Mr. Lustig and Mr. Sassower have both been named to New York's Super Lawyers list for multiple years. Mr. Sassower, the managing partner of Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., has been named to the Super Lawyers list since 2007. He is a past recipient of the "Attorney of the Year" award by the Institute of Jewish Humanities. He serves on the board of directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Sassower lectures regularly on legal topics and has written articles relating to his practice areas.

Mr. Lustig has been named to the New York Super Lawyers List since 2009. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has received the "Attorney of the Year" award by the Institute of Jewish Humanities. He has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in New York by the National Trial Lawyers Association for three consecutive years.

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  • $2.1 million settlement

    for 33-year old electrician who fell from ladder while attempting to fit heavy cable into crown box when cable sprung back and struck him, causing him to suffer left shoulder injury with impingement.

  • $1.6 million settlement

    for 38-year old electrician who slipped and fell on debris on stairway with resulting cervical herniated disc and aggravation of pre-existing arthritic changes.

  • $2.55 million settlement

    for 42-year old electrician who fell into an uncovered, unprotected hole and suffered a severe low back injury with herniated disc(s) that required surgery at L4-5 and L5-S1 levels.

  • $1.75 million settlement

    for 26-year old construction worker who fell through opening in roof and fractured his wrist, requiring surgery with open reduction and internal fixation, external fixation device, and eventual fusion.

  • $2.5 million settlement

    for 38-year old female electrician (with history of prior neck injury) who tripped on uneven Masonite protective floor covering, and suffered neck injury with herniated discs requiring cervical fusion.

  • $1.2 million settlement

    during trial for 40-year old sheet metal worker who was struck in the neck and shoulder by an air conditioning unit and suffered herniated cervical discs and cervical radiculopathy.