MEET THE SECTION CHAIR

A Michael Furman

Furman

Chair, Trial Lawyers Section

Michael Furman is the 2014 Chair of the 2,329 member Trial Lawyers Section.

Mr. Furman is a partner at Furman Kornfeld & Brennan LLP in NYC and Elmsford, NY. He specializes in the defense of lawyers, insurance brokers and other professionals in complex professional liability litigation in Federal and State courts. 

A longtime member of the New York State Bar Association, he recently served as Secretary to the Trial Lawyers Section.

Furman has served as the Chair of the TLS Lawyers Professional Liability and Ethics Committee and has served as the Overall Planning Chair of the statewide NYSBA Legal Malpractice Seminar and Legal Malpractice course-book.