David A. Stanigar
  • Associate



(212) 425-0007


David A. Stanigar joined Kelner and Kelner in 2019, primarily focusing on complex medical malpractice matters.

In his 8 years of practice, has had particular experience litigating and trying cases involving labor and delivery, cancer diagnosis, emergency room visits and robotic surgery. David has obtained significant recoveries in a number of cases, which include $2 million for the failure to prevent a brain hemorrhage in post-partum patient, $1.5 million for the failure of an ER to diagnose and treat an impending stroke and $1.25 million for a uterine injury sustained during a gynecological procedure.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Negligence


  • 100%

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2012
  • New Jersey, 2012


  • City University of New York School of Law at Queens College, Flushing, New York
    • J.D. - 2011
  • Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A. - 2005
    • Major: Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member

$40,000,000 Verdict- Truck Accident / Wrongful Death

A commercial truck struck an overpass causing the container to separate from the truck and fly through the front of our client’s vehicle, which resulted in the death.

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$36,000,000 Verdict- Subway Accident

A 19 year old man was struck by a New York City subway train. He was paralyzed as a result of the accident and was awarded one of New York’s largest verdicts.

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$27,000,000 Verdict- Construction Accident

A man in his 50’s fell off a latter at a construction site and sustained a brain injury. The case was tried in Manhattan Supreme Court.

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