An affiliation with some of the most respected legal organizations and institutions around certainly boosts the credentials of any legal professional. In New York, only a few practices are as distinguished and well-connected as the Law Offices of Joseph Lichtenstein, which handles medical malpractice and birth injury cases among other things. Learn more about the following organizations that make up the legal community to which we belong:
1. American Bar Association
One of the largest voluntary professional organizations in the world, the American Bar Association currently has a membership base that’s 400,000 strong and consists of respected lawyers, law students, and private individuals interested in law. Its main purpose is to support the legal profession by accrediting law schools, providing educational resources, and creating models for ethics that lawyers can refer to.
2. American Association of Justice
Formerly known as the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the AAJ is a nationwide network of trial lawyers, and is also the largest of its kind in the world. Apart from their experience and competence in various aspects of the law, most AAJ members are also known advocates of people’s rights and of the civil justice system in general—even if it means taking on powerful corporations in the name of justice.
3. New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Established in the 1960s, the NYSTLA works with various advocacy groups to support wrongfully injured individuals, help them understand their rights, and enable them to obtain justice through New York’s civil justice system. For the last 20 years, the NYSTLA has served the public well and upheld the rights of injured consumers in Albany, New York City, and elsewhere.
4. New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
Also an organization that aims to protect, enhance, and preserve the state’s civil justice system, the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers is a diverse group of committed professionals that includes plaintiff and defense lawyers, paralegals, and law secretaries. The Academy provides seminars and educational programs to help its members further their knowledge in the field of law.
Avvo is the most famous legal online forum in the U.S. that connects ordinary citizens with qualified legal professionals and provides reliable, unbiased legal information. The site has detailed profiles of more than 95 percent of the country’s lawyers.
In other words, working with The Law Offices of Joseph Lichtenstein, PC also grants you the resources and support that esteemed law organizations in New York and the rest of the country can provide. Learn more by giving us a call at 1-888-392-3104 or emailing us at [email protected].