Stephen S. Weinstein, PC
When it's time to go to court, you need an experienced attorney who understands your legal rights and needs and will argue zealously on your behalf. At the law firm of Stephen S. Weinstein, PC - you are our most important client.
Our attorneys, seasoned veterans with access to state-of-the-art technology and research capabilities usually found only at the nation's largest firms, are committed to handling each and every client's interests with integrity and dedication. Backed by experienced investigators, we thoroughly investigate all cases and prepare them for trial. We understand that being involved in a law suit can be stressful and we are dedicated to representing our clients with an unsurpassed level of compassion.
We handle all types of litigation but take special pride in our work in civil personal injury and criminal defense litigation. Our excellent record of success in state, federal and municipal court rooms speaks for itself. But, others speak for us, too - in the form of recommendations. A large percentage of our clients are referred to our firm by other attorneys. When attorneys need representation for themselves and their family members, they call us. These are the highest accolades a law firm can achieve.
Stephen "Skippy" Weinstein
District of Columbia
- Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rutherford, New Jersey (B.S. 1962)
- American University - Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C. (J.D. 1965)
For over 40 years, Stephen S. ("Skippy") Weinstein has devoted his firm to pursuing the claims of the injured, their families, and the criminally accused. He is dedicated to aiding and providing justice for those with no other means to prevail. Mr. Weinstein's practice is concentrated on the following types of cases: medical malpractice, wrongful death, serious personal injury, brain injury (both for adults and infants), birth injury (including shoulder dystocia, Erb's Palsy, and Cerebral Palsy), product liability, construction accidents, automobile accidents, and slip and fall accidents.
Additionally, Mr. Weinstein handles all aspects of criminal litigation and has tried to verdict more than a dozen murder cases. Over forty of the cases he has handled have resulted in published opinions demonstrating that he has been on the cutting edge of changes in New Jersey tort and criminal law. These opinions have served as precedent and have benefitted many others who experienced similar tragedies in their lives.
Mr. Weinstein was named and appeared on the cover of New Jersey Super Lawyers in April, 2006 by Law and Politics and the Publishers of New Jersey Monthly Magazine in recognition of his achievements. He received the 2nd highest number of votes by his peers in April, 2005. He has been chosen by his peers for over ten years as one of "The Best Lawyers in America" as well as New Jersey SuperLawyers. Mr. Weinstein has also received the AV Peer Review Rating for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, which means his peers have ranked him at the highest level of professional excellence.
Mr. Weinstein has lectured extensively for the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education on topics involving demonstrative evidence, no fault insurance, medical malpractice, wrongful death and personal injury cases. He has also given lectures at Rutgers Law School and the Seton Hall University School of Law.
He is the author of numerous articles on personal injury and criminal law. Mr. Weinstein is also the author of an article entitled "Ensuring Fair Play in Game to Get Medical Records" which appeared in the New Jersey Law Journal, January, 20, 2003. Mr. Weinstein has been interviewed about various legal topics on numerous television stations such as: "Law Talk" (a cable television show), WCBS (Channel 2), WNBC (Channel 4), FOX (Channel 5), WABC (Channel 7), and WWOR (Channel 9).
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