New York Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Civil Rights Attorney
Attorney Scott Rynecki, the litigation partner in the firm, has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States and its membership is limited to attorneys who have won Million and Multimillion dollar verdicts, awards and settlements. He has been involved in many of the high profile matters handled by the firm that have resulted in over $450 Million in awards and settlements for the firm and their clients. Mr. Rynecki has handled many substantial cases in both New York and New Jersey courts.
Mr. Rynecki has obtained among others, settlements of $9.5 Million for the Estate of a mother of two young boys who were struck and killed by a private bus, and $7 Million for a 34 year old man who sustained an above the knee amputation in a motor vehicle accident. Mr. Rynecki was instrumental in securing a $3.7 Million settlement of the family of a Queens Taxi Cab driver who was killed in an automobile accident. He obtained a One $1 Million settlement for a young boy struck by a car suffering severe leg injuries and $4 Million for an eleven year old boy injured in a motor vehicle accident that took place in Virginia. He also obtained settlements of $2.5 Million for a young boy struck by a drunk driver, $1.9 Million for a Florida Dentist and his wife injured in a pedicab accident, and $3 Million for the family of a man killed when shot by a New York Police Officer. Mr. Rynecki has worked on numerous cases against the City of New York and the New York City Police Department involving incidents of police brutality and violations of the civil rights of individuals.
Super Lawyers, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a process that includes statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. Scott Rynecki was selected to the 2013 New York Super Lawyers list.
Mr. Rynecki has handled all types of matters both big and small including simple automobile accident cases, premises cases, assault cases and matters involving the violation of a victim’s Civil Rights. Mr. Rynecki is known as a thorough litigator having been involved in many cases against corporate giants such as Home Depot, General Motors, National Freight Carriers and others.
Referred to by the late Johnnie Cochran, Esq. as one of the rising stars of the legal profession, Mr. Rynecki is known as a tenacious negotiator and is well respected by both fellow members of the Bar and the judges who he has appeared in front of. Mr. Rynecki has served as a lecturer on various topics for the New York State Bar Association. He was recently honored with the Lawyer of Distinction Award. As a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the Brooklyn Bar Assocation, Mr. Rynecki takes an active role in the ongoing fight for justice for those injured through the negligence of others as well as those individuals whose Civil Rights have been violated. Mr. Rynecki is also admitted as an attorney in the State of New Jersey and has handled all types of cases in New Jersey.