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Richard R. Mogg

Accident Attorney

Richard R. Mogg

Attorney and Counselor at Law, Duly Licensed and Admitted to Practice Law in Courts of the State of New York since 1989. Extensive plaintiffs’ negligence trial experience in all areas including motor vehicle, truck accidents, construction site accidents, premise slip/trip and fall, elevator and escalator cases, dental, medical malpractice, dram shop, wrongful death, and lead paint poisoning litigation. Rick is a passionate trial attorney who loves the law and helping clients. He lives and breathes trial law. As a young lawyer, Rick worked with famous trial lawyer William Kunstler. In the early 1990s, he worked for the insurance defense firm Leahy & Johnson as a trial attorney. With experience as both a plaintiff and defense lawyer, Rick has been trying cases on behalf of plaintiffs for the majority of his career and at one time ran his own solo law practice. He has been a trial attorney other lawyers hire to conduct their trials especially on their significant cases. Having worked with the firm since 2009, Rick has been a mentor to younger lawyers and paralegals helping them learn how to be better lawyers both in and out of the courtroom. When on trial, Rick has obtained verdicts and settlements in the six and seven figure range on hundreds of cases throughout his career. Rick prepares each case for trial with meticulous dedication and precision. He utilizes the best experts in various fields: medicine, engineering, safety, accident reconstruction, economics, vocational rehabilitation, and others. Representative Cases $2,800,000.00 construction site accident mediated settlement - worker injured in trench in the roadway - Neurauter v. City of NY $2,500,000.00 Bishop v. Harris, Kings County Supreme Court, car accident. Mediated settlement. $2,400,000.00 settlement, tractor trailer accident case - McKenna v. DJM Transport, Supreme Court Bronx County $1,200,000.00 Premises Liability lawsuit against a laundromat. Mediated settlement $755,000.00 Verdict. Supreme Westchester. Car Accident. Aggravation of pre-existing lumbar spine fusion injuries. $750,000.00 settled during trial. Medical Malpractice. Lucilla Ramos/ William Ramos v. Mike Chou, M.D. $600,000.00 trial jury verdict. Supreme Court Kings County. Car Accident. Herniated disc and shoulder arthroscopy. $600,000.00 verdict Chacko v. Vavakos, Brooklyn Supreme Court. Herniated disc after a motor vehicle accident $510,000.00 verdict Chopak v. City of New York - car accident at an intersection which ongoing construction $325,000.00 settlement in a sidewalk trip & fall - Negron v. 1400 Holding, et al. Supreme Court Kings County.

Bachelor of Arts, City University of the City of New York, Cum Laude, 1983 Juris Doctor Degree, Antioch School of Law, Washington, D.C., 1986 New York Law School, New York Practice, 1986

New York State Courts United States Federal District Court for the Eastern District of New York United States Federal District Court for the Southern DIstrict of New York

Member New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA)

CLE lecturer in Trial Practice for Marino Legal CLE / Marino Legal Academy

Verdicts & Settlements

$69,225,000.00

Motor Vehicle Accident

$30,000,000.00

Medical Malpractice

$7,500,000.00

Motor Vehicle Accident

$4,000,000.00

Construction Accident Verdict

Meet the rest of our team

Arkady Frekhtman

Arkady Frekhtman is the owner of the firm. Mr. Frekhtman graduated Vassar College and received a J.D. from University of Texas at Austin School of Law.

Richard R. Mogg

Attorney and Counselor at Law, Duly Licensed and Admitted to Practice Law in Courts of the State of New York since 1989.

Alex Rybakov

Alex Rybakov is the Managing Attorney of the firm handling day to day operation of the firm. He is also an aggressive litigator.

Michael Roitman

Duly Licensed and Admitted to practice law in the Courts of the State of New York and the State of New Jersey.

Eileen Kaplan

Eileen received a B.A. cum laude from Brandeis University, and a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law.

Anthony Mangona

Anthony Mangona, Esq. joined Frekhtman & Associates in 2017. Anthony, is committed to fighting hard for his clients.

Madalene Sabino

Madalene received a B.A. degree in Justice Studies from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and a J.D.

James Hodnett

James Hodnett is passionate about personal autonomy and individual rights. This is why he is so dedicated to helping his clients fight.

Daniel Reiser

Daniel is a passionate litigator who prides himself on professionalism and complete dedication to each and every client.

Mike Dallas

Mike Dallas is most engaged helping others to exert their rights, that is why he is such an effective advocate for the clients at Frekhtman & Associates.

Ruby Duman

Ruby Duman is duly licensed and admitted to practice law in the Courts of the State of New York since 2015.

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