Free Consultation: (800) 287-2433
Offers Video Conferencing
Tap to Call This Lawyer
PREMIUM
Steven J. Seiden

Steven J. Seiden

Deeply Committed To Personalized Representation And Optimal Results
  • Personal Injury, Products Liability, Workers' Compensation ...
  • New York
Review This Lawyer
Reviewed by Elvira W. February 7, 2021
Best Accident Attorney
I wanted to thank Steven Seiden for the excellent work he did as my attorney and his analytical skills and knowledge made it able to prove this complicated case beyond any reasonable doubt, and I was more than pleased with the outcome. Yes, Steven is one of the excellent attorneys and I would highly recommend him.
Reviewed by C. A. December 17, 2020
The most helpful and empathetic lawyer I've ever spoken with
I’ve had a wonderful experience working with this Steven Seiden and would recommend this firm to anyone I know. Steven helped me resolve an issue that other attorneys were unwilling to assist me with while being remarkably empathetic and patient throughout the process, taking the time to personally reach out to me and keep me updated every step of the way. I only wish I would’ve found this firm earlier.
Claimed Lawyer ProfileOffers Video ConferencingLII PlatinumSocial MediaResponsive Law
Biography

Steven J. Seiden is a founding member of Seiden & Kaufman and has practiced exclusively personal injury law for more than thirty years. Mr. Seiden has recovered millions of dollars for injured victims of accidents and surviving family members in wrongful death actions. Mr. Seiden has successfully handled thousands of cases in the New York State Courts, Federal Courts, and Court of Claims arising from all types of motor vehicle accidents, premises accidents, and construction accidents. Mr. Seiden is also an accomplished appellate attorney, having won numerous cases in the Appellate Division and New York State's highest court, the Court of Appeals.

Mr. Seiden has received the prestigious AV-Preeminent 5.0 rating from Martindale Hubbell, the result of confidential evaluations by other plaintiffs’ attorneys, defense attorneys, and members of the judiciary, and awarded to only seven percent of attorneys in the United States. The AV-Preeminent rating is the highest rating possible for professional legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Seiden is also a proud member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, the Mutli-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum’s membership is restricted, with less than one percent of attorneys in the United States currently granted membership. Mr. Seiden has received the highest 10.0 Superb rating from Avvo, and has also been recognized as a Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyers rating service and patented selection process. According to the Super Lawyers publication, only outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement are included. Mr. Seiden has repeatedly been named as one of the Top Rated Lawyers in the New York area by New York Magazine, as a Top Legal Eagle on Long Island by Pulse Magazine, and as a Top Rated Attorney in the Legal Leaders editions of the Wall Street Journal, New York Law Journal, and Newsday.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
    Workers' Compensation
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
Additional Practice Areas
  • Auto, Motorcycle & Truck Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Construction Site Accidents
  • Premises/Falls
  • Dog Bites
Video Conferencing
  • FaceTime
  • Skype
  • Zoom
  • Microsoft Teams
  • WhatsApp
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
U.S. Supreme Court
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Partner
Seiden & Kaufman
- Current
Attorney
Shapiro, Baines & Saasto
-
Education
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
J.D. | Law
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University Logo
Awards
Top 100
The National Trial Lawyers
Legal Eagle
Pulse Magazine
AV Preeminent 5.0
Martindale-Hubbell
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020; This rating is the result of confidential evaluations by other plaintiffs’ attorneys, defense attorneys, and members of the judiciary. The AV-Preeminent rating is the highest rating possible for professional legal ability and ethical standards.
Top Rated Attorney
New York Magazine
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers Magazine
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020; Mr. Seiden has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyers rating service and patented selection process. According to the Super Lawyers publication, only outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement are included in this preeminent list, which is limited to the top 5% of attorneys in the state.
10.0 Superb
Avvo
2017, 2018, 2019, 2020; The 10.0 Superb rating is the highest rating an attorney can receive from Avvo, an online legal services company with a directory of 97% of the attorneys in the United States.
Professional Associations
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
New York State Bar  # 1975168
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Sustaining Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
New York State Bar Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Nassau County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Construction Site Accidents: Perspective From A Plaintiff's Attorney
New York State Bar Association
CPLR 3212-Motion for Summary Judgment
New York State Bar Association
Speaking Engagements
The Basics on Motions
Motions, Objections & Discovery
2000
Summary Judgment
Construction Site Accidents
2010
Websites & Blogs
Website
Steven J. Seiden's Website Profile
Website
Seiden & Kauf Attorneys at Law Website
Contact & Map
Seiden & Kaufman
New York City Office
276 Fifth Avenue
Suite 704
New York, NY 10001
Toll-Free: (800) 287-2433
Telephone: (212) 608-3433
Seiden & Kaufman
Long Island Office
One Old Country Road
Suite 114
Carle Place, NY 11514
Toll-Free: (800) 287-2433
Telephone: (516) 747-2433
Cell: (631) 592-2433
Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, Staten Island
New York, NY, USA
Toll-Free: (800) 287-2433
Telephone: (718) 484-2433
Toggle tool

There are no recently viewed profiles.

There are no saved profiles.

There are no profiles to compare.