Steven L. Sonkin

Steven L. Sonkin

Fresh Meadows, New York

Steven Sonkin is an experienced personal injury attorney with over 20 years of experience. He has handled many complex tort matters such as: infants lead paint poisoning, construction accidents, and product liability cases. These are matters that most personal injury attorneys try to shy away from because of their difficulty in proving liability. His experience in these complex fields has made him one of the most sought after and looked up to personal injury attorneys in New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Infants Lead Paint Poisoning
  • Construction Accidents
  • Product Liability Cases

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993


  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Colgate University
    • B.A. - 1983

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules, Member, 2000 - Present
  • New York City Bar Association, Civil Courts Committee, Member, 2002 - 2005
  • New York City Bar Association, Tort Litigation Committee, Member, 2006 - 2009