What Do You Need to Know About a Deposition in a New York Personal Injury Case?

Personal Injury Claim Deposition in New York

When our clients suffer injury because of a car accident or medical or other negligence, they are plunged into a world they’ve only seen on TV. Words that they usually hear from famous actors in suits walking through dramatic courtroom sets become commonplace. Clients tell us it is often easy to get swept up in […]

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How Do Lawyers Get Paid in New York Personal Injury Cases?

Contingency Fee in Personal Injury Case

You may have suffered injury in a car accident or worksite accident. Now you can’t work. The medical bills are piling up. You are thinking about calling a personal injury lawyer. But you don’t know anything about the legal system – such as how lawyers get paid in personal injury cases. You need to learn […]

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Helping a Family Member in the Hospital

Communicating with Medical Team in Hospital

KEEPING YOUR FAMILY SAFE HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH THE HEALTH CARE TEAM IN A HOSPITAL When a loved one enters the hospital, the family may find themselves in an unfamiliar, confusing environment as they try to help their loved one. Afterwards, they sometimes tell me that (1) it was difficult to speak to the physician, […]

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This Is Distracted Driving

On a sunny September day about a year ago, a black Honda smashed into the red car shown above at between 50 and 60 miles per hour. The red car was stopped at the time waiting to make a left-hand turn. The impact shattered the back of the red car, pushed the back seats into […]

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Why it doesn’t end for injured people when they get a settlement

This week a judge approved a settlement for a client that I was fortunate to represent. The settlement exceeded a million dollars. Most people would think this is a lot of money — it isn’t for the injuries suffered. Some people would think that the infant and her parents are celebrating and have hit that […]

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