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Anthony Makarov


Title: Associate
Primary Office: All Offices


BA – University of Pittsburgh

  • Philosophy
  • English Literature
  • Magna Cum Laude

JD – Fordham University School of Law

  • Member of the International Law Journal


  • English (native)
  • Russian (proficient)

Honors & Awards

About Anthony Makarov

Anthony Makarov joined Gersowitz Libo & Korek as an intern during his second year of law school, and became an associate in 2018 upon graduation. Mr. Makarov handles catastrophic personal Injury and medical malpractice cases. He has worked on all aspects of a case, from the beginning investigation to trial. Additionally, Mr. Makarov has drafted and argued summary judgement motions on complex issues in the State courts of New York. Recently, Mr. Makarov prepared a case and assisted Senior Partner, Jeff Korek, at trial where a 2.7 million dollar jury verdict was obtained. Mr. Makarov also recently obtained a $587,000 jury verdict for a 69 year-old woman who suffered broken ribs and clavicle (no surgery) where he was the lead/solo trial attorney.

Mr. Makarov attended Fordham University Law School where he was a member of the International Law Journal. During law school, Mr. Makarov interned in the New York Legal Assistance Group’s Elder Law Unit where he first developed his passion for helping those truly in need of justice. In the Elder Law Unit, Mr. Makarov prepared advanced directives and supplemental needs trusts for English and Russian speaking clients. During this internship he also participated in the successful elimination of Medicaid spend downs and challenges to the HRA’s reduction of clients’ home-care hours. Mr. Makarov was also a member of Fordham Law’s Criminal Defense Clinic where he sharpened his oral advocacy skills and provided legal assistance to those who could not afford an attorney.

Anthony Makarov recently presented on the Child Victims Act for the New York City Bar Legal Referral Service staff. The Child Victims Act, recently signed into law on February 14, 2019, extends the date by which victims can bring a civil law suit, eliminates the notice of claim requirement, and creates a one-year window during which child sex abuse victims can bring a claim no matter how long ago the abuse occurred. Mr. Gersowitz and Mr. Makarov explained the features and statutory language of this important Act and discussed the increased rights of child sex abuse victims moving forward.

Mr. Makarov is a member of

  • American Association for Justice
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association

He has been admitted to the Bar in the State of New York (2018).


About Anthony Makarov

Энтони Макаров присоединился к Gersowitz Libo & Korek в качестве стажера на втором курсе юридического факультета и в 2018 году, по окончании университета Fordham вступил в должность адвоката. Г-н Макаров занимается тяжелыми травмами и случаями врачебной халатности. Он
работает над всеми аспектами дела, от начала расследования до суда. Кроме того, г-н Макаров подготавливает и представлят ходатайства о досудебных решениях по сложным вопросам в государственных судах Нью-Йорка. Недавно г-н Макаров подготовил судебное дело и помог
старшему партнеру, Джеффу Кореку, на суде, где присяжными был вынесен вердикт в пользу клиентов Gersowitz Libo & Korek на 2,7 миллиона долларов.

Г-н Макаров выпускник юридической школы университета Фордхэм, где он был членом Международного юридического журнала. Во время обучения в юридической школе г-н Макаров проходил стажировку в подразделении Нью-Йоркской группы правовой помощи пожилым людям, где он впервые проявил глубокий интерес к помощи тем, кто действительно нуждается в правосудии. В составе этой группы г-н Макаров подготовил подробные директивы и списки дополнительных потребностей для всех клиентов включая русскоязычных. Во время этой стажировки он также принимал участие в достижении решения об отмене снижения расходов Medicaid и сокращения количества часов по уходу на дому против HRA.

Г-н Макаров также являлся членом Клиники уголовной защиты Fordham Law, где он оттачивал свои навыки защиты и предоставлял юридическую помощь тем, кто не мог позволить себе адвоката.

  • Г-н Макаров является членом
  • Американскoй ассоциация юстиции
  • Ассоциация практикующих адвокатов штата Нью-Йорк
  • Kоллегии адвокатов штатa Нью-Йорк c 2018.


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