With over 85 years of combined experience, the attorneys at Gurfein Douglas LLP merge science and law to better represent their clients. With degrees in engineering, biology, nursing and economics, they are prepared to tackle the technical details of every case to win liability and conquer the complex areas of future financial needs to relieve the burdens of coping with significant disabilities. Their practice is limited to representing catastrophically injured people. The cases they handle range from accidents, medical malpractice and product liability, to mass tort cases involving defective medicines and defective medical devices.
Richard Gurfein is a past president of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, a current member of its Board of Directors and Executive Committee as well as a New York State Delegate to the American Association for Justice. Preston Douglas is a past chairman of the Medical Negligence Information Exchange Group of the American Association for Justice and editor-in-chief of the New York Litigation Review. Our firm continues to advocate in the courtroom, in the legislature and in the public media for the rights of those wrongfully injured.