Hit and run accidents are an unfortunate reality throughout New York City. On Friday. On January 22, 2016, a 15-year old boy was critically injured in Brooklyn as a result of a hit and run accident. It is imerative for the victim of a hit and run accident to get immediate legal representation. This will allow the victim to preserve all legal rights available in New York under the circumstances. It is also critical that the victim gets the proper legal representation. Hit and run accidents are a specific subset of motor vehicle accidents which have laws specific and unique to those accidents, both for New York City and New York State. When hiring an attorney, a victim must be certain that the attorney knows how to handle hit and run cases to insure that all legal requirements in New York are fulfilled and the victim's rights are adequately protected. The attorney must also have the knowledgte and resources necessary to conduct an immediate and thorough investigation to try to identify the driver of the offfending vehicle.
If you or someone you love recently suffered a serious injury after being struck by a car, you need to retain a New York law firm with the skills and experience to successfully litigate a lawsuit. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool, LLP, our firm has successfully represented the victims of car accidents for over 50 years. For a free consultation, please call us at 212-406-1700 or contact us online.