Howard Greenwald
  • Attorney






An accomplished trial lawyer, Howard Greenwald, Esq. has over 30 years of litigation experience. His diverse background includes both plaintiff and defense work in a wide variety of practice areas. He began his career in the Federal Courts representing merchant mariners injured in the course of their employment. For almost 20 years, he focused on medical malpractice defense at several well-known firms. He also has extensive experience litigating Labor Law and General Municipal Law Section 205 claims, an area where he was trial counsel for a precedent-setting case. At the firm, he focuses primarily on automobile cases as well as labor law matters and premises liability matters.

Howard is an outdoorsman. He has hiked and camped in the Adirondacks, Rockies, along the Pacific Coast trail, and in the Andes. He also enjoys playing basketball. Howard supports several charities focused on cancer research as well as Doctors without Borders. He is married with 2 children.

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1979
  • State University of New York , Binghamton, New York
    • B.A. - 1973

Representative Cases

  • Lusenskas v. Axelrod
  • Singleton v. City of New York ($8.4 Million Verdict taken by Mr. Greenwald on behalf of the Plaintiff)