Joseph S. Bavaro Named To New York Super Lawyer List
September 24, 2012
Huntington Resident Named Among Top 5% of New York Attorneys
(Woodbury, NY) Joseph S. Bavaro, a partner at Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro, LLP (SSB&K) has been named to the prestigious New York Super Lawyers list, which will be published Sunday, October 7, 2012 in The New York Times Sunday Magazine. A Huntington resident, Bavaro represents plaintiffs in personal injury cases and has been named to the Super Lawyer list consecutively since 2009. His partners, Marvin Salenger, Robert Sack and Jeffrey Kimmel join him on this distinguished 2012 roster. SSK&B concentrates its practice in personal injury and medical malpractice law.
The Super Lawyer designation is awarded to the top five percent of outstanding attorneys in New York State who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. In addition to the announcement in The New York Times, attorney profiles are featured on the Super Lawyers website, www.superlawyers.com and in the New York Super Lawyers 2012 publication.
As a litigator, Joseph Bavaro has brought numerous personal injury cases to successful verdicts while earning the respect of his peers and the judiciary. Two high-ranking judges, The Honorable A. Gail Prudenti and the Honorable C. Randall Hinrichs, respectively, recently selected Joe for the Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission and a select task force charged with making the county’s Supreme Court more efficient. Joe is a past Chairman of the Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association, a 60-year old association representing nearly 400 Long Island litigators and the current vice president of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers. He began his career as an Assistant District Attorney in Richmond County, NY where he acted as lead prosecutor in the Sex Crimes Special Victims Unit. A graduate of the State University at Albany and Quinnipiac School of Law, Bavaro is admitted to the Bar in New York and the United States Federal Courts.
With offices in Manhattan and Woodbury, New York, Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro has successfully represented victims in all types of personal injury cases including negligence, medical malpractice, accidents and defective products for more than 30 years. Well-respected among peers and clients alike, SSK&B is ranked among the Best Law Firms in America by U.S. News & World Report and was named “Best Litigation Firm on Long Island” by Long Island Business News. More information on SSK&B can be obtained at www.sskblaw.com.