Pegalis & Erickson, LLC
Attorney Robert V. Fallarino email@example.com of Pegalis and Erickson, LLC, has more than 25 years experience leading medical malpractice litigation, complex labor law, and product defect litigation. In 2012, he obtained the fourth highest verdict in New York State for medical negligence, and a top ten verdict overall. Mr. Fallarino has been named to the 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers, and every year since 2012, among only 5% of all attorneys to make the list, after a rigorous process of peer recognition and professional achievement .
Robert Fallarino has dedicated his career to compassionately helping people who have endured life altering and catastrophic injuries. He strives to resolve matters in the most advantageous setting for his clients, whether that means obtaining a jury verdict, a court conference settlement, or by use of a mediator. Time and again, Fallarino has resolved cases for millions of dollars for patients who have been victims of medical negligence across NY State and around the nation including in North Carolina, Nebraska, Idaho, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Fallarino ensures his clients from all walks of life feel comfortable with every aspect of the legal proceedings, and confident of the decisions throughout the legal process.
Fallarino is also active in community matters. He currently serves as the vice president of the East Williston Union Free School District Board of Education, and has served on the board since 2009. He previously volunteered to serve the public as a prosecuting attorney for The Village of Floral Park. To fulfill his professional and community service roles, he relies on his wife, Carmel, and his sons, who are life-long residents of Long Island, NY.
Fallarino is admitted to practice law in New York, North Carolina and the District of Columbia, as well as in the Federal Courts for Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of New York State Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Washington D.C. Bar Association, and American Association for Justice. Fallarino obtained his law degree (J.D.) from St. John’s University School of Law. He graduated magna cum laude from St. Johns University with a bachelor’s degree in government and politics, and was a St. Thomas More Scholar at the law school.