By population, Boston is a middle-tier city of about 660,000 people. Yet, Boston enjoys an outsized reputation as a center of culture, history, learning, sports and economic activity. Scholars come from all over the world to teach and study at Harvard, Tufts, Boston College, Boston University, and a hundred other colleges and universities. Tourists come from everywhere to walk the Freedom Trail. Boston is also home to financial centers, technology companies, many outstanding hospitals and assorted industries. All of this activity makes the city a rich environment for residents and visitors.
Almost 50 percent of Boston residents are under the age of 44, including more than 250,000 university students. This is an active and growing population that faces urban hazards every day. But when injuries result from someone’s negligence, the victim is entitled to compensation for medical expenses, lost earnings, and, as is well known, pain and suffering. A personal injury lawyer in Boston at Feinberg & Alban provides highly professional legal representation for a wide range of injury events, including:
Among U.S. cities with more than half a million residents, Boston is the third most densely populated. In close quarters, a moment’s negligence can have serious consequences. Fortunately, a dedicated Boston personal injury attorney at Feinberg & Alban is available to help you obtain the compensation you deserve.
Throughout Greater Boston, a personal injury attorney in Boston at Feinberg & Alban PC will pursue your injury claim aggressively. Call 617-232-5950 today to arrange your free initial consultation.
Robert Feinberg has the highest personal injury verdict in Massachusetts over a five year period and he has the highest personal injury settlement in Massachusetts in the last year.
In a landmark victory, a Massachusetts Superior Court jury awarded Robert Feinberg’s client $7.7 million including interest as a result of a boiler explosion, the highest injury verdict in Massachusetts over a five year period, excluding medical malpractice. The victory for the industrial worker was achieved despite years of claims that he was at fault for his accident and thereby entitled to nothing.
As reported in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly in 2019, Mr. Feinberg resolved a construction site accident for $5.35 million dollars. The young construction worker had suffered very serious leg injuries. The defendant, the general contractor, argued that the responsibility for this roofing accident was that of the plaintiff’s employer and not the general contractor. The case successfully resolved after numerous depositions. Mr. Feinberg hired 11 experts, 3 on construction site safety and management, and 8 on damages.
Also, as reported in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly in 2019, Mr. Feinberg along with Colleen Santora tried a pedestrian/motor vehicle accident in which their client suffered a severe calcaneous fracture. The jury returned a verdict of $1.1 million dollars, far in excess of the insurance company’s offer.
Robert I. Feinberg has been a very well known personal injury attorney for more than 35 years. He has won numerous awards and recognitions, including the designation of Super Lawyer in the category of personal injury for each of the fifteen years that honor has been given. Robert Feinberg has also been listed as an “Outstanding Lawyer of America”, is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has also been selected for inclusion in the American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyers for the State of Massachusetts. Mr. Feinberg has testified before the Massachusetts Joint House/Senate Insurance Committee on insurance coverage. He has also lectured more than ten times to other attorneys on the handling personal injury cases, especially concerning trial practice. His court pleadings have been used as a teaching tool for members of the American Association of Justice. Attorney Feinberg is a 25-year member of the Board of Governors of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. Mr. Feinberg and the firm has an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the oldest peer rating service for lawyers. He also has a perfect rating of “10” from AVVO and is included in the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He has authored more than three hundred blogs and articles on trial practice, evidence, and insurance law, many of which are videos and on this website.
Ludwig Alban, one of the firm’s five attorneys, concentrates his practice in all aspects of real estate law, wills and trusts, probate of estates, and business transactions.
Ludwig Alban has been an attorney in Massachusetts for over forty years. He concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate – representing buyers, sellers, lenders and borrowers, businesses – from choice of entity and its formation and administration, and the sale or purchase of an ongoing business, and Wills, Trusts and Probate. His representation of clients is determined, persistent and concerned.
All of Mr. Alban’s areas of concentration are also useful in personal injury matters in determining the correct persons or entities who are responsible for the injuries sustained.
Ludwig actively enjoys bicycling, playing softball and volunteering at several non-profit charitable organizations; recently serving five years on the Board of Directors of a non-profit corporation which cared for Seniors from an independent living situation through acute nursing home care.
At Feinberg & Alban PC we pursue your claim aggressively. We are relentless advocates for our clients while maintaining a professional and well-respected demeanor.
Marsha Alban has been a full time practicing attorney for over 45 years and is an extremely skilled negotiator. She has handled thousands of personal injury cases, including many complex cases involving permanent disabilities and structured settlements. Ms. Alban has considerable expertise in maximizing recovery for her clients by having had first-hand experience in other areas of the law including workers compensation, Social Security benefits and taxes. Moreover, she knows how to coordinate benefits between health and disability governmental programs such as Medicare. Ms. Alban is tough but realistic and sensitive in understanding what is in the best interests of her clients. She credits her style and skills to having closely worked with the firm’s founder, Philip I. Feinberg, and continues to service many generations of families from the firm’s original clients. Additionally she particularly enjoys working with people from diverse backgrounds.
Colleen Santora has twenty-one years of experience in all aspects of representing clients in personal injury claims. She began her career with Feinberg & Alban P.C. in 1996 as a law clerk and has been a member of the Feinberg & Alban, P.C. team since that time. In February of 2014, she was made a partner of Feinberg & Alban.
Over the years, she has successfully and zealously represented clients in a variety of personal injury matters. Ms. Santora handles an extensive caseload with meticulous care. She manages her cases from start to finish, whether the case resolves or continues to very contested litigation. Ms. Santora’s efforts have resulted in hundreds of favorable recoveries, often for six or seven figure outcomes. She is very well-liked by her clients and works closely with them to achieve great results wherever possible. Her clients have described her as compassionate, responsive, and knowledgeable in her field. She is proud of the Google reviews of her work and they represent a relatively small sampling of her many satisfied clients.
As was reported in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly just last year, Colleen Santora and Robert Feinberg tried a pedestrian/motor vehicle accident in which their client suffered a severe calcaneous fracture. The jury returned a verdict of $1.1 million dollars, far in excess of the insurance company’s offer of 350,000. Whether in the courtroom, at a mediation or at an arbitration, Ms. Santora is a very well-respected advocate who is thoroughly comfortable in whatever arena she feels is best for her clients.
Ms. Santora is also skilled in the crucial aspect of coordinating liability and health insurance benefits. In particular, she is well-versed in the handling of Medicare liens post settlement. Her goal in any case is to maximize the net recovery to her clients and she advocates strongly on their behalf to achieve this.
Alexis Cahill is excited to be part of the Feinberg & Alban team. Since joining the firm in 2013 she has handled many types of personal injury cases from client intakes to settlement negotiations and mediations/arbitrations and everything in between. A 2005 graduate of McGill University, Alexis received her law degree from the University of Denver Strum College of Law. Her most formative law school experiences include being a member of the Civil Rights Clinic where she worked on various aspects of multiple civil rights cases and working as a judicial intern at the Denver Immigration Court. Her prior experience includes working at Massachusetts General Hospital as a Patient Financial counselor. In this role she met with patients and their families to assess eligibility for insurance programs, understand compliance regulations for the emerging Massachusetts Health Care Reform policies, and assisted patients through the application process. She also helped patients navigate their health insurance benefits and resolve various insurance issues. Alexis’ work experience ranges from working in the U.S. Census Office in Missoula, Montana, to being a pre-school teacher in Orizaba, Mexico. Alexis has always been passionate about volunteering. She is currently a Board Member Volunteer of YMCA Camp Woodstock and volunteers with The Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy (MIRA) Coalition.
Perry Feinberg recently joined Feinberg & Alban, P.C. and is representing clients in personal injury cases. He is the third generation “Feinberg” in the firm, following his grandfather, Philip, who began the law firm in 1946, and his father, Robert, who has exclusively practiced personal injury law for 40 years.
Mr. Feinberg previously worked at a civil defense firm, specializing in insurance defense litigation. Mr. Feinberg is a graduate of Boston College Law School, where he received a merit-based scholarship in all three years. In 2018, he was selected as a representative of BC Law in a nationwide oral advocacy competition.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Feinberg attended college at an international university in Herzliya, Israel, where he majored in Government with a specialty in Counterterrorism.
Mr. Feinberg is admitted to the Massachusetts Bar, and has pending Bar applications in Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Hampshire.