About Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo & Plotkin LLP
50+ Years of Experience & Over $2 Billion Recovered for Our Clients
Since 1971, the law firm of Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo & Plotkin LLP has been providing sound legal advice and assertive advocacy for people throughout New York and across the nation. Our New York personal injury lawyers have extensive experience representing victims of negligence in complex cases, including those involving motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, defective products, mass torts and more. Our goal is to provide our clients with compassionate legal counsel in the office and aggressive, results-drive representation in the courtroom. This approach has helped us achieve a legacy of success, with over $2 billion secured for our clients in the past 50+ years.
Our experienced attorneys are joined by a highly qualified staff of paralegals, secretaries, and registered nurses who all work alongside our legal professionals to advocate for the rights of injured people in medical malpractice cases, product liability claims, personal injury matters, and mass tort litigation.
Leaders in the Education & Practice of Law
All the members of our distinguished legal team at Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo & Plotkin LLP are active members in prominent legal organizations. This includes the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers, as well as the American Association for Justice. David B. Rheingold, Thomas P. Giuffra, Edward A. Ruffo, Sherri L. Plotkin, Jeremy Hellman, and Paul D. Rheingold were all selected for inclusion in the 2019 Super Lawyers® list. Additionally, Thomas P. Giuffra and Edward A. Ruffo have both been elected to the Top 100 Super Lawyers® list and hold membership in the International Society of Barristers, National Trial Lawyers, and the American Board of Trial Advocates. Mr. Giuffra has been notably recognized in the New York Jury Verdict Hall of Fame for his numerous substantial trial verdicts, and the firm as a whole is recognized as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News and World Report.
While we are proud of our many awards and accolades, as they demonstrate our commitment to high legal standards and our success in our practice, we are exceptionally more proud of the many individuals and families we have helped over the years. At Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo & Plotkin LLP, we measure our success by the success of our clients.