Richard S. Jaffe

Richard S. Jaffe: Attorney with Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP


Small Claims Arbitrator. Mediator: Supreme Court of the State of New York; Million Dollar Advocates; American Inns of Court. Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician, Jericho Fire Department.

Marquis Who’s Who in America
Marquis Who’s Who in the World
AV Peer Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Lifetime Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
American Inns of Court

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Lead Paint Poisoning
  • Municipal Liability
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Truck Accidents

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
503-862-6264  Phone
516-358-6900  Phone
University Attended:
State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., 1990
Law School Attended:
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, J.D., 1994
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York; U.S. District Court Southern District of New York; 1995, New York, New Jersey and District of Columbia; U.S. District Court Northern District of New Jersey
Nassau County and New York State Bar Associations; New York State Trial Lawyers Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Trial Lawyers Care.
Birth Information:
New York, New York, 1968
Reported Cases:
Laura Slattery, respondent, v. Sachem North High School, et al., appellants. 2014 NY Slip Op. 01310. Order affirmed, with costs. Case involved “trivial defect” doctrine.
Kenneth Memminger, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. Nelson Gardens, Inc., et al., Defendants-Appellants, F&A Contracting Corp., Defendant, 14 A.D.3d 442; 787 N.Y.S.2d 870 (N.Y. App. Div. 2005)
Lorenzo Gonzalez et al., Appellants, v. City of New York et al., Respondents, 286 A.D.2d 706; 730 N.Y.S.2d 154 (N.Y. App. Div. 2001)
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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