Upstate New York Personal Injury Lawyers
our attorneys are recognized as leaders in new york personal injury trial law. Six of our attorneys have achieved AV Preeminent status with Martindale-Hubbell representing the highest ranking for ethical standards and legal ability. Five of our attorneys have been included in Super Lawyers in the New York Metropolitan Area as published in the Magazine Section of the New York Times. Our firm is listed amongthe Best Lawyers in the State of New York and is listed among the Best Law Firms in the New York Metro area by US News & World Report.Our Attorneys Protect the Rights of Victims of Negligence throughout the State
Personal Injury law is premised upon the notion that if an individual suffers an injury due to the negligence of another, they can receive compensation for said injuries. In a personal injury lawsuit, an injured individual can recover compensation for any lost wages, medical bills, or pain and suffering caused by their injury. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool our Brooklyn Personal Injury lawyers have over fifty years of litigating experience representing individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of another. Our law firm believes in providing compassionate and affordable legal care. We will strive to ensure that you feel a sense of justice has been achieved. and will pursue maximum compensation for the hardships you've been forced to endure.
Have you recently suffered a major injury? Was that injury the result of another individual or entity's negligence? If so you may be entitled to compensation. To see if you qualify for a personal injury lawsuit, give our Brooklyn attorneys a call at 212.406.1700 or contact us online.Common Personal Injury Accidents
We have experience in the following types of personal injury cases:
- Medical Malpractice
- Car Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Slip-and-Fall Accidents
- Birth Injuries
- Catastrophic Injuries
- Electrocution Accidents
- Premises Liability related lawsuits
- Surgical Error
- Wrongful Death
- Cancer Misdiagnosis
- Police Brutality
- Workers’ Compensation
- Construction Accidents
- Burn Injuries
- Elevator/Escalator Accidents
- Cerebral Palsy
- Ferry Accidents
- Train Accidents
- Bicycle Accidents
- And Nursing Negligence
Irrespective of the nature and the complexities of your case, we have confidence in our abilities to successfully litigate it. There really is no need that a victim or their family should undergo this difficult time alone. It is imperative that you focus on your health and recovery while we deal with the details of your personal injury case.Forms of Compensation Available to Personal Injury Accident Victims
If you have been the victim of a personal injury accident, and have sustained either economic or non-economic damages, you may be eligible to receive compensation for any of the following:
- Medical Expenses: This particular category refers to medication, surgeries, doctor’s visits, physical therapy and rehabilitation costs that the victim had to pay for as a result of the injury he or she sustained. If the victim’s insurance does not fully cover all of the medical expenses, they may be eligible to receive compensation from the responsible party in the amount of their damages.
- Property Damage: Any damage done to your property as result of the accident may also be recovered from the responsible party.
- Income Loss: Major injuries can sometimes leave victims out of work for an extended period of time. In such instances, the injured individual may be able to recover compensation for any lost wages caused by the injury. Additionally, injured individuals can collect compensation for any damage done to their future earning potential.
- Physical Pain & Suffering: The victim can recover compensation for any pain and suffering they were forced to endure due to their injury.
At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool our personal injury attorneys have over two-hundred years of combined litigating experience, which illustrates the knowledge and extensive experience we bring to each case.
Our firm works with leading financial, medical and investigative experts who can work with us to corroborate your case and provide an accurate assessment of the damages you sustained from the accident. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool we have no issue taking major insurance companies and hospitals to court. In fact, considering that several of our attorneys were former insurance defense lawyers, we are well-versed in the tactics employed by insurance adjustors and their methods for evaluating medical claims, injuries and damages.The Statute of Limitations
According to New York State law, there is only a limited amount of period after the accident during which the victim can bring forth a claim against the responsible party. If the victim fails to do so within that time frame, he or she might be forever barred from receiving the compensation that they so rightly deserve. Because the statute of limitations varies depending on the legal issues involved as well as on a case by case basis, it is imperative that you contact one of our attorneys today at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool to avoid any conflict with the statute.Contingency Fee Basis
We understand that undergoing a personal injury accident can be very expense for an individual and his or her family in terms of the financial strain it causes. Additionally, we believe that every single person should have the right to obtain legal counsel and sue those who have negligently harmed them, if the need arises. Consequently, should you choose to retain our legal services there you will not be charged in any way unless a monetary compensation is recovered. Our fees then, will only be a fraction of that compensation.Top New York Personal Injury Law Firm
If you, or a loved one, have been the victim of another’s negligence in a personal injury accident do not hesitate to call the New York office of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool today in order to schedule your free consultation and determine any legal course of action that you might have.