Todd M. Rubin
Senior Trial Attorney Tort Litigation
Todd M. Rubin was born in Suffolk County, New York on July 17, 1970. He graduated from Colgate University in 1992 and obtained his law degree from New York Law School in 1995.
He began his legal career in major Manhattan law firms handling sophisticated products liability and patent infringement litigations. In 1998, Mr. Rubin began to concentrate on personal injury and products liability law and has litigated hundreds of matters from inception through trial or settlement.
Mr. Rubin began working with the Finz firm in 2004, where he is a Senior Trial Attorney handling cases involving personal injury, resulting from motor vehicle accidents, truck and bus accidents, construction accidents, unsafe premises, defective products, lead paint, defective medical devices, defective drugs, nursing home abuse, and vaccines. Mr. Rubin’s has extensive knowledge of the many types of injuries individuals may suffer by others negligence, and has successfully handled cases involving severe brain injuries, RSD, spinal injuries, orthopedic injuries, neurological injuries, electrocution, blindness, amputations, burn injuries, disfigurement and psychological injuries.
Mr. Rubin is dedicated to fighting for the rights of the firm's clients and is recognized by his peers as being an aggressive and skilled litigator. Mr. Rubin makes it a priority to have a personal relationship with every client he represents and makes sure that the firm’s clients are fully informed about their case. Mr. Rubin’s philosophy of always being prepared and not letting up on even the most difficult cases, has allowed him to obtain millions of dollars of verdicts and settlements for the clients of the firm, and many of these verdicts and settlements have been published in the Jury Verdict Reporter and recognized for being the highest verdicts and settlements of the year.
Mr. Rubin also practices in the firm's truck accident litigation group. He worked directly with Stuart L. Finz in obtaining a record settlement in the sum of $21,000,000.00 for a child who was severely injured when the vehicle he was traveling in with his mother was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer.
Mr. Rubin also participated in the landmark trial of Rose v. American Tobacco et al., which resulted in a jury verdict against Philip Morris USA Inc. and American Tobacco in the amount of $20,520,000.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Truck and Bus Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Unsafe Premises
- Defective Products
- Lead Paint
- Defective Medical Devices
- Defective Drugs
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Vaccine Injuries
- New York, 1996
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1996
- U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1996
- U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2008
- New York Law School, New York, New York - 1995
- Colgate University - 1992