Attorney Profile

Arthur Rubenstein

  • Managing Partner

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Practice Areas

  • Vehicular Negligence and Motor Vehicle Accident Claims
  • Slip and Fall, Construction Accidents and Other Premises Liability Cases
  • Adult Victims of Child Sexual Abuse and Sexually Abused Children
  • Medical Malpractice Cases

Biography

Managing Partner Arthur Rubenstein is highly experienced in all stages of a personal injury lawsuits from inception to trial. As a plaintiff lawyer, he has settled over $85 million worth of personal injury cases including over $5 million thus far in 2024, often far exceeding client expectations. Having previously worked defending insurance companies, he has unique insight into their requirements, which he leverages into maximum recovery. Prior to his time at Alpert, Slobin & Rubenstein, he founded the plaintiffs personal injury practice at a prior firm.

Mr. Rubenstein has built his reputation through a strong commitment to clients and aggressive advocacy on their behalf, and his connection with those he represents frequently extends beyond the courtroom. Notable clients include former New York Mets pitcher Dwight “Doc” Gooden, a member of the New York Yankees organization, and the Police Benevolent Association. Mr. Rubenstein has earned the distinction of being selected by his peers as a "Super Lawyer" for each of the last 3 years.

Mr. Rubenstein received his JD from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, achieving Dean’s List four times and graduating third in his class. He has a degree in business management from Adelphi University, where he captained the baseball team and in his junior year hit .448 which ranked him 8th among NCAA leading hitters. He is a member of New York State Trial Lawyers Association and New York County Lawyers Association, as well as the Bronx Bar Association. In 2020, Mr. Rubenstein was selected as a Lawyer of Distinction based on “objective evaluation of qualifications, license, reputation, experience, and disciplinary history."

Education

  • Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Huntington, New York
    • J.D.
    • Honors: 3rd in Class
    • Honors: 4 times on the Dean's List
  • Adelphi University, Garden City, New York
    • B.B.A. Management
    • Honors: Captain of Varsity Baseball, 8th leading hitter in the NCAA

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1992

Professional Associations

  • New York State Trial Lawyer Association
  • New York County Lawyers Association
  • Bronx Bar Association

Honors

  • Selected as a “Super Lawyer” by His Peers for Each of the Last 4 Years