Jeff Feldman 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). This is the ninth year in a row (2009-2017) that Jeff Feldman has been recognized for this honor. Again — Jeff was the only lawyer between Albany and White Plains so honored in any litigation specialty.
Jeff 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 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, he entered private practice as a litigator in the New York State and Federal Courts.
In 1986, Jeff and Paul Kleidman founded the firm of Feldman & Kleidman (today known as Feldman, Kleidman, Coffey, Sappe & Regenbaum LLP). 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 is active in many community organizations (is a past President of both the Jewish Community Center of Dutchess County and of the LaGrange Soccer Club). He is 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 a grandchild.
Other recognitions include: