Harvey Weitz

Weitz & Associates, PC
One Exchange Place
55 Broadway, 23rd Floor
New York, NY 10006
(212) 346-0045
www.weitzkleinick.com


With over 100 cases resulting in verdicts in excess of $1 million each, Harvey Weitz has concentrated his practice in the areas of civil law, trial practice, medical malpractice, and product liability. A graduate of Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, Harvey received his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School where he serves as an Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy.

Harvey served as president of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, a Dean of the New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, national secretary of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and president of the New York State Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates. A member of the Inner Circle of Advocates, an organization of the top 100 lawyers in the country, Harvey is also a member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the International Society of Barristers, the New York State Bar Association, and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

In addition to his professional duties, Harvey has authored and coauthored several books, articles, and periodicals. He has served on various committees of the New York State Bar Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the Society of Medical Jurisprudence and other local bar associations. He also continues to lecture and conduct legal seminars around the country.

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

New York, 1954

Education

Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
J.D., Juris Doctor - 1954
Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
A.B. - 1951

Published Works

Weitz on Automotive Litigation (The Authority on the Law of Automobile Negligence and No-Fault Insurance), The Art of Summation (Vol. I);The Art of Summation (Vol. II)
Professional Associations and Memberships
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
New York State Association
American Bar Association
Academy of Trial Lawyers
American Association for Justice
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
The American Board of Trial Advocates
New York County Lawyers Association
Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
Jewish Lawyers Guild
Society of Medical Jurisprudence
Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association
Civil Justice Foundation

Past Employment Positions

Brooklyn Law School, Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy