Michael L. Stonberg


Michael L. Stonberg

Michael and his wife, Enid, are the are the proud parents of two daughters. A lifelong athlete, he loves being on the golf links, and was the quarterback for his championship intramural football team in college.



Mr. Stonberg manages our New York City office, focusing on the defense of personal injury and property damage claims, including labor law, premises liability, product liability (with an emphasis on auto products), and construction defect. Having started his legal career in Miami, Michael relocated to New York in 1990. He worked for such prominent firms as Herzfeld & Rubin and Lustig & Brown, LLP, the latter for which he managed the General Liability Practice Group in New York City.



  • B.A., Economics, cum laude, Brandeis University
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law



  • Author of the article, “Partial Contractual Indemnification Revisited: Brooks v. Judlau Contracting,” “New York Law Journal,” 2009
  • Author of the articles, “Beyond North Star: Insuring the Risks,” 1994, and “Pre-Indemnification Revived,” 1996, for “The Journal of Defense Association of New York”
  • “International Law Journal,” University of Florida Levin College of Law



  • New York State Bar Association



  • All Federal Courts in Florida, New Jersey and New York
  • Florida State Bar
  • New Jersey State Bar