Eric Turkewitz litigates and tries medical malpractice and personal injury cases in New York that have resulted in many million dollars awards. He has also argued appeals in New York's Appellate Division First Department and Second Department, as well as the 2nd U.S. Circuit of Appeals. He is the founder of The Turkewitz Law Firm, located in Manhattan, and author of the New York Personal Injury Law Blog, He also once took a year off to travel around the world, has been known to run the occasional marathon, and is the founder and race director of the Paine to Pain 1/2 Marathon Trail Race, which are all fun little trivia facts that have nothing to do with law but which makes his bio more interesting to read. He also has a wife, dog, cat and 2.4 kids.