Matthew K. Finkelstein


59 Maiden Lane

New York, NY 10038

T: (212) 331-9484



  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


  • New York State Bar Association


  • Franklin & Marshall College, B.A., 1991, Economics/Classics, Dean's List
  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 1996, Cum Laude


Mr. Finkelstein’s practice areas include Products Liability, Transportation Liability, Construction Accidents, Elevator Accidents, Property Damage, Subrogation and Premises Liability. Mr. Finkelstein has represented major automobile manufacturers, automobile dealerships, manufacturers of consumer products, trucking companies, school bus companies, global shipping companies, armored car carriers, leasing companies, property management companies and independent hotels.

Mr. Finkelstein aggressively defends his clients from case inception through trial, with a focus upon strategic litigation tactics to obtain dismissals, or, where appropriate, cost effective case resolution.