Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC has announced that Firm Partner Kostantinos Mallas was named as one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in New York by the National Trial Lawyers. This honor is only given to a select group of attorneys for their superior skills and qualifications in the field. This exclusive organization allows only the top 100 attorneys in each state or region who have demonstrated excellence and have achieved outstanding results in...Read More
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (the “Act”) was signed into law on March 27, 2020. The Act established the Paycheck Protection Program which “is designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on payroll by providing each small business a loan up to $10 million for payroll and certain other expenses”. Under certain conditions, up to...Read More
Our firm is proud to announce the newest member of our team, Anthony Mangona, Esq.
Anthony Mangona, Esq. received his Juris Doctor degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2013 followed by a Masters of Law in Insurance Law in 2016. He was admitted to the Indiana State Bar in 2015, the United State District Court for the Norther District of Indiana in 2015, the New York State Bar in 2017, the New Jersey State Bar in 2018, the United State District Court for the Eastern District of...Read More
BROOKLYN, NY — Kostantinos Mallas, Partner, Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC, has been recognized by the New York Metro Super Lawyers list for the sixth year in a row. Acknowledged in the practice areas of Personal Injury — General: Plaintiff and Personal Injury — Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Mr. Mallas is among an exclusive elite of no more than 5% of other lawyers in New York State selected by Super Lawyers.
Before being named to the New...Read More
February 2, 2018
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — Kostantinos Mallas, Partner, Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC, says making “Lavern’s Law” a reality will mean that cancer patients who were misdiagnosed may now have more time to seek justice against the physicians and/or hospitals who did not properly determine it was cancer.
On January 29, 2018, the governor met with New York State Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan and New York State...Read More
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’...Read More
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...Read More
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...
$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...Read More
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...Read More