Peter DeFilippis, Founder and Attorney at Peter Defilippis & Associates, P.C., has been representing victims of negligence, motor vehicle incidents, construction incidents, medical malpractice and other personal injury and wrongful death claims for over 30 years. Admitted in New York and Federal Courts; he has successfully resolved hundreds of cases in federal and state courts resulting in a proven track record of high value settlements and million dollar verdicts for his clients and their families.
Typical matters include New York automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, defective products, slip and falls, trip and falls, construction accidents, work-related accidents, medical errors, fraud and more. Over the course of his career, Mr. Defilippis has established a reputation as a dedicated, caring and results‑oriented litigator who is well respected by judges, adversaries and juries.
American Bar Association
American Association for Justice
New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
New York State Bar Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
New York County Lawyers Association
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Awards and Recognition, Include:
New York Super Lawyers list in 2010‑19.
National Trial Lawyers, Civil Plaintiff‑Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2016‑18.
Top Attorneys in the New York Metro Area 2013‑18
National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Nation’s Top One Percent 2015‑18.
National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, “Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney” 2018
VerdictSearch for “Top Verdicts” in 2010‑18.
American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, “10 Best for Client Satisfaction Award” 2015‑2018
American Society of Legal Advocates, “Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in the State of New York” in 2018.
Martindale Hubbell LexisNexis, received the “Client Distinction Award” in 2012, 2015 and 2018.
Rated a 2016‑18 “Superb Attorney” (10 out of 10) by Avvo an independent attorney rating service.
Super Lawyers list of “Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorneys” in 2019.