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Norman M. Block

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Norman M. Block has practiced law in New York since 1987. He represents businesses by negotiating disputes that arise with customers, vendors or employees and defends them against lawsuits which they might bring. He also represents individuals throughout the greater New York City metro area in car accidents, construction accidents and other personal injury cases, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, divorce and family law, real estate disputes, landlord-tenant matters and employment discrimination. Norman M. Block, P.C. welcomes referral cases from other New York lawyers, and acts as local counsel to out-of-state law firms in business and personal injury litigation. He is committed to being responsive to his clients needs and providing top quality legal representation in an efficient manner.

Education

J.D., Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York, 1987
Cum Laude
Honors: American Jurisprudence Awards in Corporations and Labor Law
Honors: West Publishing Co. Award
Law Review: Fordham Law Review, Member

M.S.W, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, 1972

B.S., University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, 1970

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

New York, 1988
Connecticut, 1987
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1988
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1988
U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 1992
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2006
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2005
U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1989

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

New York State Bar Association
Member

New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Member

Westchester County Bar Association
Member

Litigation Percentage

90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Published Works

"Wrongful Birth: The Avoidance of Consequences Doctrine in Mitigation of Damages", 53 Fordham Law Review 1107, 1985

Past Employment Positions

Spengler, Carlson, Gubar, Brodsky & Frischling, New York City

Milgrim, Thomajan and Lee, New York City

Reavis & McGrath, New York City