She's scored 31 jury verdicts that top $1 million and is one of the top female litigators in the United States.
Livingston, 60, won't say it herself, but others will.
"In many ways, Judy [broke] the glass ceiling in relation to being a woman trial lawyer," said New York Supreme Court Justice Douglas McKeon. "She did it at a time when society viewed women differently in the courtroom."
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Livingston, a plaintiff's attorney who specializes in medical malpractice and personal injury, is the only female partner at New York-based Kramer, Dillof, Livingston and Moore.
It's where she's spent her entire career