Education . . .
Yeshiva Univerity Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D.
Haverford College, B.A.
Professional Associations & Memberships . . .
New York State Bar Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Brooklyn Bar Association
Columbian Lawyers Association
Bar Admissions . . .
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
Since founding the firm in 2010, John Elefterakis, a native Brooklynite, has quickly distinguished himself amongst the most respected personal injury litigators in New York and New Jersey. A fierce advocate for his clients’ rights, John has earned a reputation for getting results.
Following a top-flight education, John dedicated himself to honing his craft as a litigation coordinator and trial advocate. He prides himself on his passion for justice, legal knowledge and most importantly, his ability to truly understand the concerns and needs of each client he represents.
John has appeared on several national news media outlets, such as CNN with Anderson Cooper, to discuss his involvement in racial discrimination and civil rights cases as well as New York City news media when a massive crane collapsed in NYC.
As one of the trial attorneys for Elefterakis, Elefterakis & Panek, John has applied his knowledge and acumen for accident law to aggressively recover millions in jury verdicts and settlements for clients ranging from car accident victims to workers injured on the job. A powerful advocate for the rights of those who have been injured in an accident or suffered due to the negligence of others, John has successfully pursued numerous cases to verdict in order to receive the maximum compensation.