New York Car Accident Lawyer
If you sustained injuries in a car accident caused by someone else, you deserve compensation.
A New York car accident lawyer from Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. will fight for the compensation you deserve. You may be entitled to compensation for medical treatment, lost income, emotional trauma, and related damages.
Contact us at 516-932-0400 for a free consultation with a member of our legal team.
If you were injured in a car accident in Nassau County, please go to our Nassau County Car Accident page.
If you were injured in a car accident on Long Island, please go to our Long Island Car Accident page.
We Accept All Types of New York Car Accident Cases
The car accident lawyers at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. handle all types of New York car accident cases. These include, but are not limited to:
- Drunk driving
- Distracted driving
- Reckless driving
- Fatigued driving
- Aggressive driving or road rage
- Illegal lane changes
- Illegal turns
- Failure to yield
- Disregarding traffic signals
We also assist clients who sustained injuries in car accidents caused by roadway hazards and other factors, including:
- Improper maintenance
- Insufficient signage
- Obstructions or debris
- Insufficient traffic control
- Temporary road markings
- Automotive component defects
We begin by investigating your case to identify the at-fault party and prove liability. We identify and document your damages to build a strong, persuasive case. We handle every detail of your case and fight to recover the maximum possible compensation for your damages.
Since 1991, the New York car accident attorneys at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. have advocated for our injured clients and helped them recover the compensation they deserve for their damages. Contact us today for help getting the results you deserve: 516-932-0400.
Identifying Fault & Proving Liability for Your New York Car Accident
Our legal team will identify the party or parties who caused your accident. To prove liability, we demonstrate the following elements:
- The at-fault party was obligated to act reasonably, to prevent subjecting you to unreasonable harm.
- The at-fault party failed to act reasonably due to carelessness, recklessness, or negligence, subjecting you to harm.
- The at-fault party’s actions caused your car accident and the resulting injuries, making the at-fault party liable for your damages.
We document fault and liability using evidence and information that may include:
- Police reports
- Surveillance video
- Witness statements
- Expert opinions
Once we establish fault and liability, we will document the damages you incurred as a result.
Determining Damages for Your New York Car Accident
If another party caused your accident, you deserve compensation for your economic, physical, and emotional damages. Our legal team will identify all damages you sustained, which may include:
- Medical treatment
- Lost wages and benefits
- Property damage
- Direct and out-of-pocket expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
If you require additional treatment or ongoing care, or if your injuries prevent you from returning to work or resuming your prior job duties, you may have the right to also recover compensation for the following:
- Cost of future medical care
- Projected value of future income and benefits losses
- Diminished earning capacity
- Diminished quality of life
We will also pursue damages for any permanent injury, disability, or disfigurement you sustained.
If your loved one died from their car accident injuries, we are ready to pursue a wrongful death claim on your behalf. Contact our New York car accident lawyers now at 516-932-0400 for assistance.
The Benefits of Working With a New York Car Accident Lawyer
Since 1991, we have fought to obtain the best possible results for our clients. As passionate advocates for the injured, we provide personalized legal services to help you obtain the best outcome.
Our services to you include:
Communicating & Providing Case Updates
We communicate with you throughout the legal process, including updates about important developments and milestones in your case. And you can always feel free to call or email us with any questions or concerns.
Identifying Fault & Proving Liability
We investigate and analyze the circumstances of your accident to identify the party or parties who caused or contributed to your accident. We prove liability for your damages by demonstrating how they breached their legal duty of care through wrongful or negligent action.
Dealing With All Parties on Your Behalf
Our New York accident team manages every aspect of your case and communicates with all parties on your behalf, including the insurance company, other attorneys, and anyone else involved in your case. We handle every detail of your case. You focus on your recovery.
Gathering Evidence for Your Accident
We begin by investigating the details of your accident and gathering evidence to support your case. We know that a well-supported case helps us recover the maximum possible compensation for your injuries and other damages.
Establishing Value for Your Damages
To ensure you recover compensation for all damages you sustained, our legal team will identify your physical, economic, and emotional damages and document each one to establish value. We carefully detail your damages to ensure we build a strong, persuasive case for you.
Throughout the legal process, your car accident lawyer and the legal team at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. will be there for you, attending to all claim and litigation details so that you may focus on getting the comprehensive medical treatment you need to recover from your injuries. We protect your rights and fight for the results you deserve.
You have a limited time to file a legal action and take other critical steps to protect your rights after a New York car accident. (For example, filing an application for No-Fault Benefit within 30 days or filing a Notice of Claim within 90 days if a municipality is involved). If you fail to file within New York’s statute of limitations or act within other applicable periods of time restriction, you may be unable to recover the full extent of compensation that you are entitled to. Contact Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. today to protect your right to recover the maximum amount of compensation.
Free Consultation for Your New York Car Accident Case
The New York car accident lawyers at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. understand your fears and concerns. We help you get the resources you need and fight to resolve your case as quickly as possible. We never collect a fee unless and until we recover compensation for your damages. Our compassionate legal team is also multilingual. We can help you in a variety of languages including English, Greek, Spanish, Bengali, Tamil, and Kannada.
For a free consultation, contact us now 516-932-0400.