Experienced New York Lawyer Steven L. Sonkin

Steven Sonkin - Personal Injury Lawyer NYC

Steven L. Sonkin has been practicing law in New York for over 30 years.  Prior to joining Daniella Levi & Associates, PC, Mr. Sonkin gained legal experience practicing at a defense firm. The insights he gained from working on the defense side, have been extremely helpful in his success of representing injured claimants and getting them the compensation they deserve. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association where he served as a member of the Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules for 14 years and is also a member of the New York City Bar Association where he served on the Civil Courts and Tort Litigation Committees.

Steve has extensive experience in handling cases from inception to trial with an emphasis on automobile, premises liability, construction, products liability and infant’s lead paint poisoning cases. Mr. Sonkin’s impressive  research and legal writing skills are demonstrated in the many successful appeals, plus he has written and argued in the various appellate courts in New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile
  • Premises liability
  • Construction
  • Products liability
  • Infant’s lead paint poisoning cases

Legal Associations

Mr. Sonkin is a member of:

  • New York State Bar Association (1987)
  • Federal Admission: New York Southern District and New York Eastern District.


  • J.D. Hofstra University Law School – 1986
  • Colgate University – 1983