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Brooklyn, New York Personal Injury Attorney

BROOKLYN, NY — Kostantinos Mallas, Partner, Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC, has been selected to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list for 2014. He was recognized in the practice areas of Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff and Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers.

Mr. Mallas currently heads up the firm’s personal injury department. Mr. Mallas’...

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Kostantinos Mallas, Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorney

BY CONSTANTINE S. SIRIGOS

NEW YORK –New York’s top court recently upheld the largest affirmed pain and suffering jury verdict in state history: $16 million.

Kostantinos Mallas of Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC tried the case for which Steven Bournazos and Dennis Matarangas were the attorneys of record.

According to a Georgaklis & Mallas press release “On July 1, 2003, the plaintiff, Christopher Peat, was refinishing a floor in an...

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Joel Stashenko, New York Law Journal

May 27, 2014

An $18.7 million judgment in favor of a man who was severely burned in a Bronx apartment fire, including $16 million for pain and suffering, has survived an appellate review.

Without explanation, the state Court of Appeals denied a motion for leave to appeal by the defendants in Peat v. Fordham Hill Owners Corporation, 2014-297. The May 13 decision was the last possible review of the June 2012 jury verdict...

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$16 Million of Award for Pain and Suffering — the Largest Affirmed Jury Verdict in New York State’s History

May 22, 2014

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — The law firm Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC has announced that the Court of Appeals of the State of New York has upheld a jury verdict obtained by the firm’s Partner and Senior Trial Attorney, Kostantinos...

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Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorney

Georgaklis & Mallas, PLLC, would like to congratulate our senior trial attorney, Kostantinos Mallas, on another recent victory. Our client who was crossing the street in Staten Island was struck by a motorist. The motorist claimed that our client was not crossing in the crosswalk and came out of nowhere. Mr. Mallas was able to convince a jury that in fact our client was in the...

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Kostantinos Mallas, Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorney

Georgaklis & Mallas, would like to congratulate our senior trial attorney, Kostantinos Mallas, for a recent verdict. Our firm represented a driver of a motor vehicle making a left hand turn. Mr. Mallas was able to demonstrate that although our client was making a left hand turn he had the right of way. Normally, a driver who is traveling straight would have the right away, our client who had already entered the...

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Brooklyn Medical Malpractice Attorney

Georgaklis & Mallas, PLLC, would like to congratulate our senior trial attorney, Kostantinos Mallas, for his success in a difficult medical malpractice case, in Westchester County. Our client in that case was going in for a routine colonoscopy and had her colon perforated. The treating physician claimed that the perforated colon was a risk of the colonoscopy and there was nothing that could have been done to prevent it...

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Kostantinos Mallas Super Laywers Profile

September 20, 2013

New York personal injury attorney Kostantinos Mallas, has been selected as a New York “Super Lawyer.” Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multi-phased process which and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.   The result is a...

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