Justin Kaufman

Justin Kaufman

Justin R. Kaufman is a partner with the law firm Heard Robins Cloud LLP and manages the firm’s Santa Fe, New Mexico office. Mr. Kaufman’s practice is devoted to representing people and families in personal injury, wrongful death, and mass tort litigation.

Mr. Kaufman received his B.A. from Cornell University's College of Arts and Sciences in 1998. In 2004, he received his J.D., cum laude, from Temple University School of Law, where he served as an editor of the Temple Law Review. Mr. Kaufman also holds an M.B.A. from Temple University's Fox School of Business. From 2004 to 2005 Mr. Kaufman served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Herbert J. Hutton of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Mr. Kaufman is licensed to practice law in New Mexico and New York.

Mr. Kaufman has extensive experience in complex litigation, including product defect, pharmaceutical, catastrophic injury, consumer fraud and medical negligence cases. He has tried numerous cases to verdict and has recovered millions of dollars for individuals and families injured or killed by pharmaceutical products and medical devices. In 2013, Mr. Kaufman was part of a team of lawyers who secured the largest jury verdict in New Mexico history, a wrongful death case arising out of a trucking accident in which the jury awarded the family $58.5 million in damages. Mr. Kaufman has also represented numerous state Attorneys General in cases against major pharmaceutical manufacturers alleging violations of consumer fraud and protection statutes. Mr. Kaufman’s track record has earned him a place in the National Trial Lawyers’ Top 40 Under 40.

Mr. Kaufman is a former president of the First Judicial District Bar Association and is an active member of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association.

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