Marc L. Rich

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Marc L. Rich graduated cum laude from Tulane University in 1986 and studied abroad at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He obtained his law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1989. Marc was admitted to the Bar in the States of New York and New Jersey in 1989. He was admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York in 1990. Marc is a founding partner of Rich & Rich, P.C. and has over 25 years of experience as a trial lawyer. Marc has successfully tried personal injury and medical malpractice cases. He has successfully litigated numerous catastrophic injury cases involving traumatic brain injuries, birth related neurological injuries, and other injuries resulting in disfiguring amputation, and has obtained multi-million dollar recoveries for his clients. Marc has also successfully litigated many nursing home cases involving elderly residents who were permitted to develop bed sores leading to fatal infection and those involving falls or other accidents caused by improper care planning, inadequate supervision or the failure to provide assistive devices.

Marc has successfully litigated many medical malpractice cases involving birth injuries, improperly performed surgical procedures, podiatric malpractice and the failure to diagnose medical conditions. Marc has also successfully litigated numerous general negligence and wrongful death cases involving motor vehicle, tractor-trailer and bus accidents, pedestrian accidents, premises accidents involving the failure of property owners or managers to maintain their premises in a reasonably safe condition, elevator accidents, lead paint poisoning, slip, trip and fall cases, construction site accidents, municipal liability and transit system liability cases.

Marc is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Queens County Bar Association and the New York Criminal & Civil Courts Bar Association. Marc was recognized by his peers in 2013 when he received an “AV” Preeminent rating by Martindale Hubbell. Read Professional recommendations about Marc L. Rich.

Areas of Practice (33)

  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Subway Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Train Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Police Brutality
  • Dog Bites
  • Boating Accidents
  • Defective Products
  • Nursing Home Injury
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Toxic Exposure
  • Head Injury
  • Spinal Injury
  • Brain Trauma
  • Birth Injuries
  • Erbs Palsy
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Hit and Run
  • Wrongful Death
  • Lead Paint Poisoning
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Doctor Error
  • Surgeon Error

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
347-450-9919  Phone
212-233-3130  Fax
University Attended:
London School of Economics; Tulane University of Louisiana, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1989, New York and New Jersey
Queens County, New York State, New Jersey State and American Bar Associations; New York State Trial Lawyers Association; New York County Lawyers Association; New York Criminal and Civil Courts Bar Association.
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • 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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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Private Practice Lawyer on 07/25/13 in Personal Injury

    Mr. Rich is an excellent attorney. In addition to being highly skilled, very knowledgeable and highly experienced, he is ethical, honest and caring.

    Mr. Rich is an excellent attorney. In addition to being highly skilled, very knowledgeable and highly experienced, he is ethical, honest and caring. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 08/01/13 in General Practice

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