Medical malpractice and personal injury attorney Jeff Feldman attended Ithaca College where he received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry in 1974. He then went on to Syracuse University Law School where he graduated with honors in December 1977.
Jeff was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1978 and started his career as the confidential law clerk to the Hon. Robert C. Williams, Justice of the Supreme Court.
In 1980, Jeff entered private practice as a litigator in the New York State and Federal Courts. Jeff and Paul Kleidman founded the firm of Feldman & Kleidman (today known as Feldman, Kleidman, Coffey, Sappe & Regenbaum LLP) in 1986. He is a personal injury attorney and also focuses on medical malpractice defense. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Dutchess County Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice and the New York Medical Defense Bar Association.
Jeff was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 in the fields of personal injury litigation and medical malpractice defense (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). Jeff has been recognized for this honor every year since 2009, and he is the only lawyer between Albany and White Plains so honored in any litigation specialty.
Jeff is active in many community organizations. He is a past president of both the Jewish Community Center of Dutchess County and of the LaGrange Soccer Club and a member of the Town of LaGrange Recreation Committee. Jeff Feldman became Chairperson of Hospice Foundation Inc. of Dutchess and Ulster Counties in 2014. He resides with his wife in the town of LaGrange and has three grown children and one grandchild.
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