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Marijo Adimey
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Marijo Adimey

Gair Gair Conason Rubinowitz Bloom Hershenhorn Mackauf & Steigman

Construction Litigation Medical Malpractice Personal Injury

About Marijo Adimey

For the past 18 (eighteen) years, Ms. Adimey has devoted her legal career to litigating on behalf of those who have suffered loss. She began her career as an Assistant District Attorney in Bronx County, where for five years she prosecuted cases on behalf of the residents of Bronx County who were the victims of horrific crimes. There, she became an experienced trial attorney, trying dozens of misdemeanor and felony trials to verdict.

Prior to joining the Gair Gair Conason team, Ms. Adimey had the privilege of representing individuals who have had the unfortunate experience of being the victim of medical malpractice or who have suffered serious physical injury in an accident. Ms. Adimey’s advocacy skills and dedication to her clients was recognized in 2013, when she was selected by her peers for inclusion in the Super Lawyers 2013: Rising Stars, an honor reserved for those lawyers who have exhibit excellence in practice and which was published in the Magazine Section of the New York Times. In both 2012 and 2013 she was awarded the Client Distinction Award issued by Martindale-Hubbell, an honor made possible by the clients she served. Ms. Adimey received a rating of 4.5 or higher on a scale of 1-5. Less than 1% of the 900,000+ attorneys listed on martindale.com have been awarded this score. She has been selected to the Best Lawyers in America in 2015 and 2016, as well as Super Lawyers in 2015 and 2016. She is also AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Ms. Adimey was appointed by the Administrative Judge for Civil Matters-First Judicial Department, as an attorney member of the Medical Malpractice Advisory Committee for the Supreme Court, Civil Branch, New York County. This appointment is reserved for attorneys whom the court considers to be “prominent.” Ms. Adimey works with the Justices who preside in the New York County Medical Malpractice Parts to help the court function as effectively as possible. She is a strong voice for everyday people who have been victims of negligent medical care. Ms. Adimey was also selected to serve a two-year term on the Judiciary Committee of the Association of The Bar of The City of New York, a committee which evaluates judges up for appointment, reappointment, election or reelection on the city, state and federal level and makes recommendations for approval.

Ms. Adimey was recently selected to become a Board of Director for the New York State Trial Lawyer's Association. She is also currently on the Board of Directors of the Alumni Association of the Bronx County District Attorney's Office and continues to be active in the work of the District Attorney and Bronx Community

Ms. Adimey performs all aspects of the litigation of medical malpractice and personal injury cases in New York and New Jersey from inception through, and including, trial. Her combination of hard work, dedication, conviction and attention to detail is reflected in everything she does. Her passion and commitment to her clients is what makes her a zealous trial attorney.

Ms. Adimey lives in Manhattan with her wife and four-legged children, Roxy and Bette Davis. She proud to be a member of, and give service to, the LGBT community.


Background Information

Practice Areas Construction, Litigation, Medical Malpractice, and Personal Injury
Languages English
Fee Types Contingency Fees

Licenses

Authority Year
New York 1999
New Jersey 2005

Education

School Degree Graduation year
Syracuse University BA 1995
Western New England University School of Law JD 1998

Professional Experience

Company Job title Start End
Bronx County District Attorney's Office Assistant District Attorney 1998 2004
Simonson Hess & Leibowitz, PC Partner 2004 2014
Gair Gair Conason Rubinowitz Bloom Hershenhorn Steigman & Mackauf Partner 2014 Present

Professional References

Marijo is an incredible attorney. Her attention to detail and high legal acuity are matched by her zealous advocacy for her clients, both in and outside the courtroom. Not only is she a wonderful attorney, but she cares deeply about her clients. Marijo's skills allow her to obtain the best possible outcome for anyone who is lucky enough to be represented by her.

Rachel Jacobs