Mr. Wurtzel also maintains an active pro bono practice and recently represented an incarcerated plaintiff in a Section 1983 action alleging various constitutional violations and obtained a favorable jury verdict in the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Wurtzel received his J.D., summa cum laude, from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he received the Louis D. Brandeis award for having the highest GPA in his graduating class and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Mr. Wurtzel served as Business Manager for the Cardozo Law Review, where he published a note, entitled Symmetry For Symmetry’s Sake: Why Bose Does Not Require Independent Review of a Trial Court’s First-Amendment-Favorable Findings of Fact, 2013 Cardozo L. Rev. de novo 1 (2013). Mr. Wurtzel obtained his B.A., summa cum laude, in Political Science from Binghamton University, where he also earned Highest Honors in Political Science.