( 1955 – 2013 )
Senior Trial Attorney
30 years of courtroom experience, with a background in medicine and engineering, conducting hundreds of trials throughout the New York City metro area involving severe injuries ranging from fractures, paralysis, brain injuries and death.
Senior Appellate Attorney
A graduate of Stanford University and NYU Law School, Scott has been the voice of Sacks and Sacks in the appellate courts since 1983. He has successfully briefed and argued many of the most important cases in construction accident law, including Gallagher, Runner and Bland.
James J. McCrorie
Senior Trial Attorney
Mr. McCrorie has 20+ years proudly representing construction workers and their families in court. He is always willing to take a case to verdict when the insurance companies refuse to pay fair and adequate compensation for all of the losses sustained due to their clients’ negligence. He has been consistently named one of New York’s Super Lawyers since 2007 and nationally ranked among the top trial lawyers in the country. Mr. McCrorie has attained countless multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients.
Member of the Sacks and Sacks team since 2001 who ferociously litigates all aspects of complex litigation up to and including trial. In 2014, Mr. Weir was named to New York’s elite list of Super Lawyers.
Focus, determination and experience necessary to bring positive results.
Adam S. Levien
Graduated from New York Law School in 2001, Adam has been an attorney with Sacks and Sacks since 2003. He handles all facets of Labor Law construction litigation representing all types of building trade workers for personal injuries suffered on the job site. Adam is a member of the New York State Bar Association and New York State Trial Lawyers Association.
David H. Mayer
Member of the Sacks team since 2003 with a specific emphasis in handling all aspects of catastrophic construction cases, a cum laude graduate of New York Law School where he was a member of the Law Review, has been named to New Yorks elite list of Super Lawyers annually since 2012, has repeatedly been recognized by the New York Law Journals annual top ten list of highest construction accident awards, as well as numerous national lists of highest awards for personal injury.
Lyaman F. Khashmati
Graduated from International American University, Girne, Cyprus with Honors in 1999 and obtained her Master’s Degree from University of Sheffield, UK in 2001. Early in her career, Lyaman worked for Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and dealt with various Human Rights issues. Lyaman F. Khashmati has been with Sacks since 2003, patience, persistence, dedication and determination are the hallmarks of her work with the firm. Lyaman is a multilingual attorney she is fluent in Russian and Turkish.
Thirty plus years of courtroom trial experience. Member of the Sacks team since 2007, a graduate of Fordham Law and a member of the Fordham Athletic Hall of Fame, Devon brings that competitive aggressiveness to passionately fight for and obtain maximum awards for our clients. He has been named to New York’s elite list of Super Lawyers annually since 2006.
Edward W. Ford
Member of the Sacks team since 2012, Eddie vigorously represents his clients in every aspect of the case. A tireless worker who always puts the clients’ needs first.