Benjamin Katz is an associate at Raphaelson & Levine Law Firm, P.C. licensed to practice law in the State and Federal Courts of New York. His practice is focused in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, general negligence, motor vehicle accidents, construction accidents, and product liability.
Mr. Katz grew up in Ohio and attended Ohio State University where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. After college, he attended law school at the University of Miami, Florida where he graduated from in 2008. After graduating from law school, he practiced law in South Florida for several years before moving north to New York to practice law. While he misses the palm trees and his swimming pool, he is happy to be now working in the Empire State.
Mr. Katz has a wide variety of legal experience but has spent most of his career practicing in personal injury. He has immense experience in the courtroom, mostly focusing on the litigation of serious injury cases. He has experience on both sides of the law, having worked for defense firms representing large insurance companies and working in-house for an automobile insurance company. While as a defense attorney, Mr. Katz gained valuable experience, litigating wrongful death actions, serious motor vehicle accidents, and premises liability cases. His defense experience provides him an insight into how insurance companies operate and the strategies they want to employ. This has allowed him to understand how a defendant is looking to set up the defense of a case and how to counter those defense strategies to serve his clients best.
Mr. Katz can use this background to obtain maximum compensation for his clients.
Mr. Katz joined the firm in 2013 and has taken his years of experience to help and assist his clients continually. This help begins right after the accident and continues through the end of a client’s case. He is focused on achieving the level of service and results in our clients expect and deserve. He is there is guide his clients through what can be a difficult and often times arduous process. He understands when someone has been in an accident they need support. He has been there over the years to provide that help and support and explain to his clients what is happening in their cases. He prides himself on communicating with his clients and keeping them updated on how their case is proceeding.