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Andrew J. Barovick


Mr. Barovick is a graduate of Columbia College and Cardozo School of Law. He began his legal career at the Queens District Attorney's Office, where he tried over 20 felonies to verdict, and argued an equal number of appeals before the Appellate Division, Second Department, the New York Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Upon entering the private sector, he worked for several insurance defense firms, focusing on the defense of medical malpractice cases. He left the defense side to work for Steven E. North, P.C. as a plaintiff's attorney, and after several years left to start his own firm, Andrew J. Barovick, P.C., which focused on plaintiff's medical malpractice and personal injury law. He has tried medical malpractice cases on behalf of defendants and plaintiffs.

Mr. Barovick teaches trial advocacy at Cardozo School of Law's annual Intensive Trial Advocacy Program, has written and lectured for NYSTLA's Decisions Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program, and is the creator and principal author of The New York Medical Malpractice Law Blog. Through the City Bar's Medical Malpractice Committee, he has been active in the writing and presentation of related CLE programs for several years.

Recent Blog Posts


  • Patient and Diligent

    The firm is very focused and made me feel very comfortable in an uncomfortable and awkward situation. They helped minimize the stress that would have happened, if I did it alone. Everybody was confident, patient and diligent.
  • Efficient

    Totally efficient, on time, always calls back. Caring, prompt and thorough.
  • Very Good

    Where you satisfied with our firm?More than satisfied Would you recommend our firm to friends and family members?That's what I'll be doing Why?Because you guys are good. Mr. Barovick was really good, he fought me and did an excellent job. What would you say (in making your recommendation)?I re...
  • Stayed On Top of Things

    Where you satisfied with our firm?Yes, I was Would you recommend our firm to friends and family members?Yes. Why?“Because the efficiency and prompt response, I was given services and appointment early. The professionalism of the staff, I like that. I couldn't ask for a better representative, Mr...
  • Caring, Attention, and Genuine Concern

    Malpractice cases are difficult to endure simply for the reason that brought you to court in the first place. Mr. Barovick's caring, attention and genuine concern for my family helped us through this difficult time. He was well prepared and his attention to detail was obvious. His knowledge and s...
  • Great Attorney

    Where you satisfied with our firm?Yes I was very. Would you recommend our firm to friends and family members?Yes I will. Why?“Because everything was explained in a way that I can explain Rebecca, Zulima and Mr. Barovick was very nice and explained everything well and I am very pleased.” What w...
  • Always Kept in Touch

    Every time I called them, they were there. They are a good law firm that helped me along the way. They are excellent.
  • Kept me Informed

    The staff is very professional. They kept me informed about my case and whenever I had a question, they responded in a timely manner.


$7.9 million dollars for infant client who suffered severe brain injuries due to post- delivery medical malpractice.

$500,000 wrongful death/medical malpractice settlement on behalf of patient brought to hospital emergency room with serious injuries who suffered complications while unmonitored and died.

$425,000 wrongful death/medical malpractice settlement during trial on behalf of senior hospital patient whose surgeon failed to timely address her worsening symptoms, resulting in her death.

$250,000 to young man whose physician failed to diagnose an impending torsion testicle, causing the loss of the affected testicle.

$200,000 to young mother whose OB/GYN failed to timely diagnose and treat her ectopic pregnancy, resulting in excruciating, long-term pain and the need for surgery to address the ectopic pregnancy once it was diagnosed.