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At Gurfein Douglas LLP, you can rely on our scientific and engineering knowledge and years of experience to uncover the story that the untrained eye might miss. Richard Gurfein and Preston Douglas are the Lawyers With An Edge.​

Engage the Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers In NYC​

When suing for damages in Medical Malpractice, science, and technology are the basis of modern medical treatments. We understand the standard of care; we help define the exact instances of negligence to the jury in a compelling way. We secured the Top Medical Malpractice Verdict in New York State: a Bronx grandmother was awarded 110.6 million dollars.

You have also found the right law firm for brain injuries, product liability, defective drugs & medical device claims, car accidents, truck, bus, bicycle, and pedestrian liability, and premises. Not only survivors of injury but also other law firms law refer cases for Lawyers With An Edge to achieve the best outcomes for their clients.

So when you need life-changing results, contact “Lawyers With an Edge”.

About the Law Firm

Gurfein Douglas LLP Lawyers With and Edge trial lawyers which handle major personal injury cases. Richard Gurfein and Preston Douglas formed the firm to help those in need of justice when injured.

Featured Cases

A Bronx Grandmother Awarded $110.6 Million in a medical Malpractice Lawsuit Verdict.

In an article reported by the New York Daily News By Cathy Burke Apr 13, 2019

In the lawsuit, the Grandmother sued St. Barnabas Hospital and the team of doctors who treated her during her 2010 asthma attack that triggered a massive brain injury. In a jury verdict in Bronx Supreme Court Keimoneia Redish, 48, decided in favor of the mother of five sons and one grandchild. Richard Gurfein of Gurfein Douglas argued doctors failed to consider transferring her to nearby facilities with ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) able to remove the build-up of carbon dioxide in her brain and could prevent injury to her brain and swelling caused by the buildup of carbon dioxide.”

Keimoneia Redish with her attorney, Richard Gurfein, in her Bronx apartment. (Gregg Vigliotti/for New York Daily News

Areas of Practice Law Firm Offices in New York & New Jersey

Medical Malpractice

Education and experience to identify the Failure of a medical professional or facility to act to professional standards or failure to foresee consequences.

Product Liability

The engineering education to assess the legal liability of manufacturers or sellers of products to compensate users for damages suffered because of defects they use.

Construction Accidents

We have expertise in construction accidents and many types of injuries sustained during construction project sites and the many parties involved. 

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Serious motor vehicle accidents can be complex, and collisions with another motor vehicle, pedestrian, animal, or stationary object. The ability to prove negligence and cause take and lawyers with an edge.


We can uncover the details that establish cause and to sue someone for the harm they did by accident or recklessness and establish the negligence of their actions falls below a reasonable standard of care.

Premises Liablity

Personal injury claims were shown how the accident property owner or manager failed to make a reasonable effort to maintain a safe environment for visitors.

  • In Home Injury Lawyer

  • Slip and Fall Lawyer

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms Medical Malpractice in NYC and Product Liability

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Gurfein Douglas is an Award Winning Law Firm and Lawyers


Richard Gurfein, of Gurfein Douglas LLP, has been selected to the 2018 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize the attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate.

Free Case Review

We work on a Contingency Arrangement, which means that we take care of all the expenses of bringing the case to trial. Once the case reaches a successful verdict, then we receive a percentage of the recovery.
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