Attorneys

The attorney’s at Kelner & Kelner are among the most accomplished personal injury and medical malpractice lawyers in New York.

Many of our attorneys have received recognition and awards, including being named on the Super Lawyers list. Robert Kelner was ranked in the Top 100 lawyers in New York by Super Lawyers and is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.* Gail Kelner was ranked in the top 50 female lawyers in the New York Metro area by Super Lawyers.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Robert S. Kelner

Robert S. Kelner

Partner

Gail S. Kelner

Gail S. Kelner

Partner

Joshua D. Kelner

Joshua D. Kelner

Associate

Ronald C. Burke

Ronald C. Burke

Associate

Brian P. Hurley

Brian P. Hurley

Associate

Monica R. Merrill

Monica R. Merrill

Associate

Gerard K. Ryan Jr.

Gerard K. Ryan Jr.

Associate

Emil L. Samuels

Emil L. Samuels

Associate

Todd J. Strier

Todd J. Strier

Managing Attorney

Christopher E. Paddock

Christopher E. Paddock

Associate

$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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