The Automobile Accident Case, From Intake to Suit: Tips, Techniques, and Strategies From a New York Plaintiff’s Attorney

(328 Ratings)

Produced on: August 11, 2016

Course Format On Demand Audio

Taught by


Course Description

Time 50 minutes
Difficulty Advanced

This course is intended for both trial attorneys who are new to trying auto cases and for veteran attorneys who seek a refresher on the fundamentals. The course includes some advanced tactics and strategies from the initial call through preparing for trial.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Make the most of the first six months, from intake to suit
  2. Excel at litigation
  3. Effectively prepare for trial
  4. Identify the best and most persuasive evidence
  5. Communicate your message effectively with today's modern jurors
  6. Use technology to gain the best edge and optimize the use of evidence


Justin Blitz

Schulman Blitz, LLP

Justin Blitz, Esq. is a partner at Schulman Blitz, LLP.  He focuses on litigating all types of civil cases from inception to resolution. An experienced trial lawyer and skillful negotiator, Mr. Blitz is a tenacious adversary who consistently gets great results for his clients regardless of the case or the challenges presented.

Mr. Blitz has tried cases throughout the state of New York and obtained several significant jury verdicts. He believes that the best results are achieved when every case is meticulously prepared for trial and this philosophy has enabled him to obtain scores of favorable settlements in all kinds of actions.

Mr. Blitz began his career under the tutelage of renowned trial attorney Richard E. Shandell at one of the nation's most prestigious plaintiffs' personal injury and medical malpractice firms. Distinguishing himself as a skillful litigator with a dynamic personality, Mr. Blitz successfully managed a large caseload of complex and high-profile negligence actions. He became known as an able trial lawyer and expert negotiator who successfully resolved hundreds of cases in arbitration, mediation, courtroom negotiation, and trial. Many of his achievements have been chronicled in the New York media.

In 2005, Mr. Blitz became the chairman of the Young Lawyers Committee of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. As chairman and throughout his career, Mr. Blitz has lectured to attorneys at Continuing Legal Education events on a variety of topics.

In 2010 Mr. Blitz took over twenty cases to verdict with the majority of them being successful results for his clients.

In 2011 Mr. Blitz achieved for Schulman Blitz's clients via settlement or verdicts over two million dollars in compensation for harm caused by others negligence.

Mr. Blitz has established himself as one of the "go to" trial attorneys for other New York lawyers in the State that seek trial counsel on their most severe injury cases.  Many law firms throughout the State hire Mr. Blitz to try to verdict their most catastrophic injured clients' law suits.  This is due to his superb track record and prior verdict results.

Many of Mr. Blitz's cases have been chornicled in the New York media including articles and stories in The New York Post, The New York Times, CBS News, Telemundo and Noticero.

Mr. Blitz is a native of New York City and a graduate of Columbia Prep High School and the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University. He received his legal training at New York Law School. He is admitted to practice law in the courts of the State of New York and in the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Mr. Blitz also has roots in the entertainment field, having owned and operated a successful booking and music management company.

At Schulman Blitz, LLP, Mr. Blitz litigates a wide variety of civil suits with an emphasis on motor vehicle collisions, negligent security, municipal liability, medical malpractice, labor law, negligent supervision and all types of premises liability.


paul k.

Great, PASSIONATE Presentation... how much can you possibly cram into 51 minutes? This guy really tried.

David G.

Informative lecture and materials are useful going forward.

Gregory S.

I liked his direct method.

Michael T.

engaging presentation, informative.

James M.

Speaker stressed the importance of technology to convince the jury on certain factual evidence. Interesting approach.

Brian F.


Donald H.


Ivan K.

This course is very useful. The presenter is knowledgeable and prorovided useful tips and strategies

Panagiotis B.

Presenter was great.

Gregory S.

Very good "nuts and bolts" practical advise.

Susan K.

Very well done, compelling speaker.

Gregory R. P.

Dear. Mr. Blitz: I am an attorney practicing for 20 years and just finished viewing your cle seminar. Your seminar was great and chock full of useful tips and information that I will be using incorporation in my practice. Thanks so much. By the way, I did note your use of the "reptile." I am considering taking a trial course on the use of the "reptile."

James V.


Gerard M.

good practical course very interesting speaker

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