Marcin J. Kurzatkowski

Marcin J. Kurzatkowski

Offices: New York, Hartford
Senior Associate

Since receiving his law degree from St. John's University School of Law in 2009, Marcin has primarily worked in the areas of premises liability, general negligence, regulatory compliance, property and casualty defense and labor law.

Marcin has substantive experience in motion practice and appellate practice, including drafting and oral argument of motions and appeals. He has significant experience in alternative dispute resolution.

In addition, Marcin has also defended claims for benefits under ERISA group insurance plans. He also handles the firm's regulatory cases.

Education
2009 J.D. St. John's University School of Law
2006 B.A. Economics, cum laude, New York University
Experience
Handles all aspects of a case - from pre-suit through trial
Substantial motion practice and appellate practice experience
Significant alternative dispute resolution experience

REPORTED DECISIONS
Lilavois v. JP Morgan Chase & Co., et al., 151 A.D.3d 711, 54 N.Y.S.3d 664 (2nd Dep't 2017)
Mantilla v. Riverdale Equities, LTD., et al., 134 A.D.3d 573, 21 N.Y.S.3d 260 (1st Dep't 2015)
Byrd v. Brooklyn 46 Realty, LLC, 129 A.D.3d 882, 10 N.Y.S.3d 642 (2d Dep't 2015)
Morris v. Chase Bank, 125 A.D.3d 731, 4 N.Y.S.3d 105 (2d Dep't 2015)
Mas v. Chase Bank, 46 Misc.3d 137(A), 9 N.Y.S.3d 594 (2d Dep't 2015)
Seung Chul Na v. JP Morgan Chase & Co., 123 A.D.3d 903, 1 N.Y.S.3d 125 (2d Dep't 2014)
LiPuma v. J.P. Morgan Chase N.A., 119 A.D.3d 532, 987 N.Y.S.2d 915 (2d Dep't 2014)
Trent-Clark v. City of New York, 114 A.D.3d 558, 980 N.Y.S.2d 458 (1st Dep't 2014)
Orlov v. BFP 245 Park Co., LLC, 84 A.D.3d 764, 922 N.Y.S.2d 479 (2d Dep't 2011)
Admissions
New York State Bar (2010)
Connecticut State Bar (2017)
Federal Courts for the Eastern (2010), Southern (2011), Western (2012) and Northern (2012) Districts of New York State​​​
Honors
2006 New York University, Founders Day Honors Scholar
2017 & 2018 Super Lawyers New York Metro Rising Stars
2019 America's Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators - New York City​​
Served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Notre Dame Catholic Academy in Ridgewood, New York - 2009 to 2014
2017-2021 Super Lawyers New York Metro Rising Stars
Memberships
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
New York State Bar Association​

News Insights

April 1, 2021

Marcin Kurzatkowski obtained a summary judgment dismissal of the plaintiff's Labor Law 200 and 241(6) claims against a subcontractor at the construction site

On March 18, 2021, Marcin Kurzatkowski obtained a summary judgment dismissal of the plaintiff's Labor Law 200 and 241(6) claims against a subcontractor at the construction site. The plaintiff alleged that he tripped and fell over a copper pipe that was left behind on the floor. Mr. Kurzatkowski represented the subcontractor that was responsible for providing carting and cleaning services at the construction site.

October 23, 2018

Marcin J. Kurzatkowski Obtains Summary Judgment in Alleged Trip and Fall Case in Kings County

On September 28, 2018, Marcin J. Kurzatkowski obtained summary judgment on behalf of our client in the Sabrina Lee v. The City of New York, et al. matter in the Supreme Court - Kings County. Mr. Kurzatkowski represented a major bank with regards to the plaintiff's allegation that she sustained injuries when she tripped and fell on the sidewalk outside of a property in Brooklyn, New York.

October 23, 2018

Marcin J. Kurzatkowski Obtains Summary Judgment In Carbon Monoxide Exposure Case in Orange County

On June 29, 2018, Marcin J. Kurzatkowski obtained summary judgment on behalf of our client in the Carrin Quin and Joseph Quin v. Thomas Costa, et al. matter in the Supreme Court - Orange County.