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Adam Kass, Esq., Senior Associate

Adam Kass has been licensed to practice law in New York since 2004. He is a graduate of Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the State University of New York At Albany. Mr. Kass is an experienced trial insurance litigator in first-party benefits handling hundreds of first-party benefits cases in the New York State Court system as well as many arbitration forums. He frequently makes an appearance in the District Court of Nassau, Suffolk as well as all of the New York City Courts. He regularly advises insurance companies in New York State insurance law and regulations. Mr. Kass' experience level includes successfully handling appellate work.


Brian Kratenstein, Esq., Associate

Brian Kratenstein joined the firm in 2013. His practice concentration includes no-fault insurance litigation, arbitration, and appeals. Mr. Kratenstein is experienced in both prosecuting and defending no-fault ligation and collection matters.

Mr. Kratenstein has taken extensive verdicts in both civil no-fault litigation matters as well as no-fault Arbitration matters in favor of insurance companies. Additionally, he handles third-party insurance litigation.

Mr. Kratenstein was admitted to the practice of law in the State of New York. He is a member of the American Bar Association. He received his Juris Doctor Degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He holds a Bachelors in Economics and Finance from the University of Hartford.