A. Michael Furman
Trial Lawyers Section
A. Michael Furman of Manhattan is the new chair of the 2,257-member Trial Lawyers Section.
Furman is a partner at Furman Kornfeld and Brennan. He concentrates his practice on defending lawyers, insurance brokers and other professionals in complex professional liability litigation in federal and state courts.
A 23-year member of the State Bar Association, Furman most recently served as secretary of the section. He chairs the section’s Committee on Lawyers Professional Liability and Ethics. He also is a member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section.
Furman graduated from St. John’s University and earned his law degree from Brooklyn Law School. He is a resident of Yorktown Heights.