Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
217 Broadway, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Judy Livingston has long been one of the most successful plaintiff's attorneys in the U.S. Reserved, methodical and precise, Livingston defies the image of the traditional successful trial attorney. To date, Ms. Livingston has had 31 verdicts and hundreds of settlements in excess of $1,000,000, all in personal injury cases.
Ms. Livingston is a fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. She was cited by the National Law Journal as one of "40 lawyers who have made their mark in the area of health care law." She has also been listed yearly by New York magazine and Super Lawyers magazine as one of the best lawyers in New York. New York magazine has cited her as one of "The 50 most influential women lawyers in America." In every listing since Law Dragon began recognizing the top 500 lawyers in the United States, Ms. Livingston has been selected as one of the country's top lawyers. In 2011 and 2013 she was named "New York Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year" in Best Lawyers magazine.
She has participated in lectures and seminars in New York State and nationally on the subjects of the trial of medical malpractice and personal injury cases, as well as programs on women in the courtroom. Ms. Livingston sits on the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association; she is a member of the International Society of Barristers; the Bar Association of the City of New York; the Association of Trial Lawyers in America, and the American Bar Association, where she was appointed a member of the Special Committee on Medical Professional Liability for the years of 1995 and 1996. From 2006-2009, Ms. Livingston was co-president of the Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert (JALBCA) and continues on the JALBCA Board of Directors.
She graduated from The State University of New York, Stony Brook, with high honors, and from Hofstra University School of Law in 1979, where she received a J.D. degree and an Honorary Doctor of Law in 1998.