Workers' Compensation Attorneys

in New York City

pasternack-matt funk_3121Matthew Funk, Partner

Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP

Attorney Location:
New York, New York

Phone:
(347) 952-4228

Mr. Funk, a partner at Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP, handles workers compensation cases for the firm.

He received his undergraduate degree from Albany University in 1995 and later went on to earn his Juris Doctorate degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1998. He has been practicing law since 1999 and became a partner at the firm in 2007. He is the current  Second Vice President of the  New York Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA). He was nominated to be the President Elect of NYSTLA and will serve in that position until he becomes president of NYSTLA in July 2017. He is the Co-Chair of the NYSTLA Workers’ Compensation Committee and a member of the Legislative Committee, No-Fault Committee and Labor Law Committee.   Since 1999, he has written for the NYSTLA Decisions program. He has lectured at the Decisions program for the past two years on the topic of Workers’ Compensation.

Matthew serves on the Executive Board of the  Injured Workers Bar Association, participating in online round table discussions regarding the rights of injured workers. He is a Workers Compensation Committee member of the New York Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH). Matthew regularly lectures on the workers compensation law to various labor organizations. Currently, he is actively engaged in extensive workers compensation litigation.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers compensation

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, New York
  • Albany University, New York

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA)
  • Injured Workers Bar Association
  • New York Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH)