George G. Coffinas
George Coffinas graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Politics with honors from New York University in 1979.
While at New York University he
was Magna Cum Laude, elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and captain of the varsity wrestling team.
Mr. Coffinas went on to obtain his Juris Doctor from George Washington University National Law Center in 1982.
has been practicing law since 1983.
was admitted to the Eastern District in 1983 and the Southern District in 1984.
has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubble.
This is the highest rating that is possible to obtain and signifies his
very high ethical standards and preeminent legal abilities.
Since 1983 Mr. Coffinas
has been in private practice.
He is presently a partner at Coffinas & Coffinas, LLP, excelling in tort and commercial litigation in New York state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate level.
He has served as trial counsel to the tort bar.
has tried in excess of 150 cases to verdict and his
verdicts and settlements are in the tens of millions of dollars.
main practice areas are medical malpractice, products liability, business torts, and civil rights litigation.
In 2008 Mr. Coffinas
entered into a joint venture with Neimark & Neimark LLP
combining their civil litigation practices to allow for more time to be dedicated to trial work.
From 1990 to 2000 Mr. Coffinas was a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Executive Committee for Olympian Bank, a New York state chartered commercial bank.
is happily married with three children.
When not working, Mr. Coffinas
enjoys spending time with his
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