Richard M. Levy is of counsel attorney to Sharifov and Associates, PLLC.

Richard has been serving the communities of the New York Metropolitan area for over 45 years and has successfully handled hundreds of personal injury cases, generating millions of dollars for his clients.

Accredited and rated A+ for years by the Better Business Bureau, he is widely respected in the field of personal injury, by both colleagues and clients. Aggressive, compassionate and competent, he is committed to getting the victims of personal injury the top compensation and favorable results they deserve.

Richard brings his years of experience, community connection, and diligence to obtain favorable settlements from insurance companies and big corporations. His clients are impressed with his knowledge of the law and familiarity with the courts and judges. They are impressed by his timely, efficient manner, as he explains their legal rights, answering questions and addressing all concerns, as he takes them step and by step through the often-confusing legal system.

From the initial case intake and investigation, discovery and depositions to settlement or trial, Richard treats his clients with respect and transparency to obtain excellent results.

Due to his success and experience, Richard has mentored numerous attorneys in this field. He looks forward to working for you and dealing with your medical and hospital costs, physical disability, mental anguish, pain and suffering, lost wages and property damage, to achieve the best compensation possible.

Bar Admissions:

  • State of New York, 1978
  • State of Florida, 1981
  • U.S District Court, Southern District of New York, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1981



  • J.D., New York Law School, New York, New York, 1977
  • B.A., Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1074


Past and Present Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Florida State Bar Association
  • American Association of Justice (formerly known as the American Association of Trial Lawyers)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York Country Lawyers’ Association
  • Brooklyn Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Former Instructor of Paralegals
  • Former Lecturer through the Nassau County Bar Association
  • Former New York Civil Court Arbitrator

Areas of Practice:

  • All Personal Injuries Cases: Car accidents, slips and falls, construction accidents.
  • Wills, Trusts and Estates. Commercial Litigation.