Personal injury, commercial services
An associate with FKMS since 2005, Rebecca handles the Firm’s appeals and works directly with Kenneth Mangano in prosecuting the Firm’s complex personal injury matters. She also handles the defense or prosecution of various commercial litigation matters.
With an extensive background in the insurance industry, which includes several years as a claims adjuster, Rebecca is uniquely positioned to understand all sides of litigation. She uses this knowledge to develop strategies often utilized by the firm at trial. Ms. Fortney graduated with honors from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuschberg Law Center and lectures both attorneys and claims professionals on several topics including Trial of Soft Tissue Injury Cases, Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law, and the Serious Injury Threshold in Motor Vehicle Accident Cases.