David Sirotkin plays an integral role in Morelli Law Firm’s most
complex and high-profile cases, working closely with Mr. Morelli to achieve
impressive results for their clients. Since joining the firm, David has
been an integral member of trial teams that have secured over $160 million
in jury verdicts for clients, and he has helped resolve many of the firm’s
other large cases.
David served as lead associate on the firm’s representation of actor/comedian
Tracy Morgan against Wal-Mart. He also served as the lead associate in
the firm’s representation of numerous victims injured in the May
12, 2015 Amtrak train derailment, which was the largest train accident
and settlement for a train accident in U.S. history. In addition, David
is intricately involved in many of the firm’s mass tort litigations
including matters regarding talcum powder, IVC filters, Testosterone Replacement
Therapy products and Propecia.
David’s legal prowess is recognized throughout the industry. He was
selected to the New York Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list in both
2016 and 2017, an honor given to no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in
New York. His victories and casework have been cited in numerous outlets,
such as the
New York Law Journal,
David is admitted to practice law in the courts of the states of New York
and New Jersey, federal courts in the Eastern, Southern, and Northern
districts of New York, and the District of New Jersey. He graduated summa
cum laude from Syracuse University in 2007 and from the Benjamin N. Cardozo
School of Law in 2010. David has authored published articles both during
law school and during his professional career, and one of his articles
has been taught as part of a law school curriculum.
He lives in New York City with his wife, Jordana, who is also an attorney,
and their son, Dylan.