Description

Starting his career in 1994, Adam D. Cahn has become a seasoned litigator, providing legal representation to personal injury victims at all levels of state and federal practice. He is also a well-known trial advocacy lecturer who actively promotes legal issues in newspapers, television, and radio stations.

Mr. Cahn’s legal background includes criminal defense and corporate representation. He has had several wins throughout New York in cases involving medical malpractice, negligence, construction accidents, and other personal injuries. He has collectively recovered $250 million in compensation for injured victims and some of these successful verdicts include:

$11 Million – Car manufacturer negligence
$9 Million – Traumatic brain injury from a car accident
$4.8 Million – Wrongful death

Mr. Cahn had initially ventured into the corporate finance world after completing his bachelor’s in business management from Tulane University. While working in real estate finance, Mr. Cahn completed his law degree from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. During his time at Touro, Mr. Cahn received an American Jurisprudence Award for demonstrating excellence in trial practice and Alternative Dispute Resolution. Many took a liking to Mr. Cahn for his intellect, and soon he was awarded a paid judicial internship.

Mr. Cahn was admitted to the New York Bar in 1995, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces in 2006, and the Supreme Court of the United States of America in 2006, among other US district and federal courts.

His dedication to helping injured victims tirelessly put him on the New York Metro Super Lawyers list from 2010 to 2017. Some of his achievements and accolades include the following:

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers in New York (2012 – present)
  • New York Super Lawyers (2010 – present)
  • Top-Ranking Attorney for New York for 2021
  • Best Lawyers 2022
  • And many more.

Mr. Cahn is an active member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Member Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the Member New York City Bar Association, and the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Our Offices


Fair Lawn Office

11-18 Saddle River Road
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

T: (201) 659-4144

Garden City Office

1461 Franklin Ave, Suite 2SE
Garden City, NY 11530

T: (516) 747-7472

Stamford Office

1010 Washington Boulevard
Stamford, CT 06901

T: (203) 862-8699

Areas of Practice


  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Medical and Legal Malpractice
  • Construction Accidents
  • CRPS/RSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries

Education & Qualifications


Law Office Affiliations: Sakkas, Cahn & Weiss, LLP
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
New York City Bar Association
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Languages: English & Spanish
Licensed State: New York
Law School: Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Education Tulane University

Awards & Badges


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