Adam P. Slater

Slater Slater Schulman LLP - New York City
Slater Slater Schulman LLP - New York City
488 Madison Avenue, 21st Floor, New York, NY 10022 United States

Adam Slater is the managing partner of Slater Slater Schulman LLP with over 15 years of litigation experience. As a notable leader in the legal industry, Adam has successfully represented clients in the areas of mass torts, catastrophic personal injury, 9/11 litigation, class action lawsuits, employment law, toxic and environmental torts, and child sexual abuse litigation.   

To Adam, every client who walks into the firm is more than just a case. These individuals are dedicated workers, first responders, parents, students, teachers, and more; each comes with a set of unique circumstances and traumatic experiences that have completely altered their lives. Adam’s genuine ability to connect with his clients establishes positive rapport from the start. He empathizes with the challenges his clients face during the legal process and tirelessly advocates for their rights through the entirety of the case. 

Adam spares no expense when it comes to seeking justice. His commitments and aggressive litigation tactics have allowed him to secure multi-million-dollar resolutions for his clients. This same perseverance renders Adam a force to be reckoned with in the courtroom, earning him the recognition of 2019-2021 Mass Torts Attorney of the Year by the LI Herald, NTLA Top 25 Mass Torts Lawyer, NTLA Top 100 Trial Lawyers, NTLA Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers, and is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Forum. Furthermore, Adam has been named one of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators and Super Lawyers designation from 2014 to 2022.  

Adam’s extraordinary efforts in his national mass tort cases have sparked the attention of both local and national publications. His work has been featured in a variety of legal journals, newspapers, and other mass media sources: Forbes, People, The New York Times, U.S. News & World Report, Chicago Tribune, The New York Law Journal, Washington Post, and Law 360. Additionally, Adam has been interviewed on several news broadcasts, including Fox 5 News, CNN, and Dr. Drew, for his legal advice and expertise.


American Bar Association  

National Association of American Trial Lawyers  

New York State Bar Association  

New York State Trial Lawyers Association  

Member of the Million Dollar Advocate Forum 

Member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Forum 

New York State Trial Lawyers Association – Task Force of Child Victims Act 

American Association for Justice 

National Trial Lawyers Association 


New York State

New Jersey State

Pennsylvania State

United States District Court, Eastern District of New York

United States District Court, Southern District of New York


Mass Torts  

Catastrophic Personal Injury  

9/11 Litigation  

Class Action Litigation  

Toxic and Environmental Torts 

Child Sexual Abuse Litigation 

Adult Sexual Abuse Litigation

Employment Litigation  

Drug Litigation  

Product Liability  

Medical Malpractice 

Medical Device Lawsuits 

Asbestos Litigation 


Super Lawyers designation from 2014-2022

2019-2021 Mass Torts Attorney of the Year by the LI Herald 

NTLA Top 25 Mass Torts Lawyers 

NTLA Top 100 Trial Lawyers

NTLA Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers

NTLA Top 25 Products Liability Trial Lawyers 

America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators

New York Metro Super Lawyers from 2014 to 2022

Million Dollar Advocate Forum

Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Forum


Juris Doctor Degree- St. John’s University School of Law in 2004.

Bachelor of Arts- University of Maryland, College Park in 2001

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