Mr. Lamonsoff graduated from the University of Arizona with Bachelors of Arts degree. Thereafter, he began postgraduate studies program at Columbia University where he was awarded a meritorious scholarship for his academic achievements.
Mr. Lamonsoff graduated with dual post-graduate degrees, a Masters of Arts and Masters of Education in the field of Psychology. Following his graduation from Columbia, he attended the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. During law school, he was selected as a Student Law Clerk to the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, Civil Division, serving under the then acting United States Attorney, Rudolph Guliani.
In 1994, Mr. Lamonsoff founded the Law Offices of Michael S. Lamonsoff, PLLC. As a result of his aggressive and results-based litigation style, the Law Offices of Michael S. Lamonsoff, PLLC. has become one of the largest law firms concentrating in the representation of victims in personal injury, medical malpractice and civil rights cases.
He is licensed to practice law in the State Courts of New York and the Federal District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Mr. Lamonsoff is a member of the New York State Bar Association and on the Board of Directors for the New York State Trial Lawyers’ Association, where he served as its subcommittee chairman for the Anti-Runner’s Ethics Committee. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice and the New York County Lawyers’ Association.
Again, congratulations to Mr. Lamonsoff on becoming a Lawyer of Distinction.