Jerry Kristal is a managing attorney at the New York City based personal injury law firm of Weitz & Luxenberg.
Mr. Kristal had already spent 10 years fighting for families injured by asbestos when he joined Weitz & Luxenberg in 1997. Today, he is Managing Attorney of the firm’s New Jersey office. Driven since his youth to help children and working families, Mr. Kristal leads a team of attorneys and support people fighting for justice in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and across the Mid-Atlantic region.
Mr. Kristal also serves as senior trial-counsel and is credited with some of the largest asbestos awards and settlements in the U.S.
Notable Court Victories
|Amount||Case||Case Type||Victory Type|
|$35,000,000||Estate of Peraica v. Crane Co., et al.||Wrongful Death; Mesothelioma; Product Liability||Verdict|
|$25,000,000||D'Ulisse v. DaimlerChrysler Corp., et al.||Personal Injury; Mesothelioma; Product Liability||Verdict|
|$11,000,000||Juni v. Ford Motor Co., et al.||Personal Injury; Mesothelioma; Product Liability||Verdict|
Membership in Court Victories Clubs
Multimillion-Dollar Verdicts & Settlements Club - member since 2017.
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