Staten Island Personal Injury Lawyer

Were You Injured In An Accident in Staten Island, NY?

The law firm of David Resnick & Associates, P.C., is committed to helping people who have suffered serious personal injuries in accidents on Staten Island. Since our firm was founded in 1998, our attorneys have been committed to providing personalized service and frequent communication to our clients. Our primary objective is to get results for our clients on Staten Island and across all of New York’s boroughs.

Were you hurt because of someone else’s negligence? Don’t try to handle the legal issues by yourself. Get help from the experienced attorneys at David Resnick & Associates, P.C., now. We are committed to helping people like you who have been hurt in accidents that were someone else’s fault.

We want to help you secure the maximum compensation you deserve for the injuries you sustained in your accident. We are proud of our record of success, having secured more than $60 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients.

Worried about the cost of hiring an attorney? David Resnick & Associates, P.C., charges nothing in attorney’s fees unless and until we successfully recover money on your behalf. Get started now with a free claim review and legal advice about your options.

Staten Island

Located at 450 7th Avenue, Suite 409, in Manhattan, our offices are easily accessible from Staten Island by car or by the iconic State Island Ferry. We are located very close to two Subway stops, 34th Street – Penn Station and 34th Street – Herald Square Station. If you can’t come to us, we are happy to meet you where you are.

For more information about using public transit, visit the official website of the City of New York or the Staten Island Ferry’s website.

David Resnick & Associates, P.C., is proud to serve Staten Island. The borough is home to over 473,000 residents and includes attractions such as the Staten Island Zoo, the Conference House, the Staten Island Museum and the Staten Island Botanical Garden. Two major hospitals serve the area: Richmond University Medical Center and Staten Island University Hospital.

Staten Island Legal Information

At David Resnick & Associates, P.C., our experienced attorneys are often able to negotiate full compensation in client’s cases without ever going to court. However, we are always prepared to fight for our clients’ rights in the courtroom if that is what is necessary to secure a fair outcome.

The borough of Staten Island makes up Richmond County, New York. Most personal injury cases in this jurisdiction are heard by the Supreme Court of New York, Richmond County. The court is located at 26 Central Avenue, and its phone number is 718-675-8700.

Cases that involve $25,000 or less in claimed damages are heard by the Richmond Civil Court. The court is located at 927 Castleton Avenue, at the corner of Bement Avenue. The court’s phone number is 646-386-5700.

In federal cases, Staten Island is served by the by the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, The court holds sessions at 225 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn, and 100 Federal Plaza, Central Islip. Its phone numbers are 718-613-2600 (Brooklyn) and 631-712-6000 (Central Islip).

Our Staten Island Personal Injury Lawyer Practice Areas

The attorneys at David Resnick & Associates, P.C., are dedicated to helping people who have suffered severe personal injuries in a wide range of accidents on Staten Island. Examples of our practice areas include:

Premises Liability

We expect the places we visit to be reasonably safe. Accidents can happen when owners, occupiers and other responsible parties fail to do their duty to keep their properties reasonably free of hazards. Referred to as “premises liability,” this area of the law covers injuries caused by slip-and-fall accidents, trip-and-fall accidents, inadequate security, dog bites, elevator accidents and similar types of incidents.

Car Accidents

Crashes are common on Staten Island’s streets and highways. Some of them result in serious injuries or even fatalities. Usually, some form of driver negligence was the cause of the crash. Examples include distracted driving, speeding, reckless driving, drunk driving and other types of carelessness. Our attorneys help people who get hurt in accidents that were caused by someone else’s wrongdoing.

Motorcycle Accidents

Many people enjoy the freedom and convenience of riding a motorcycle. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are very vulnerable to crashes, particularly when other drivers fail to keep a proper lookout. Severe injuries and death are all too often the result of a motorcycle crash. Our lawyers stand up for the rights of motorcycle riders who were hurt by the negligence of others.

Bus Accidents

Staten Island is served by public transit buses and school buses, while other types of buses often travel the streets and roads in the area. When a bus is involved in a crash, the consequences are often quite dire for both the occupants of the bus as well as people in other vehicles or on foot. David Resnick & Associates, P.C., represents victims of bus accidents on Staten Island.

Truck Accidents

Due to their size and weight, trucks are some of the most dangerous vehicles on the road. When a truck collides with a lighter passenger vehicle, it is usually the car’s occupants who fare the worst. Truckers are under pressure from employers and shippers to make deliveries on time. This can lead to speeding, fatigue, aggressive driving and other dangerous practices. Our lawyers are prepared to seek out all potential sources of recovery for truck accident victims.

Workplace & Construction Accidents

Workers are susceptible to on-the-job injuries every time they go to work. Any type of worker can get injured, although some professions are riskier than others. Construction sites are among the most hazardous workplaces. People who get hurt at work are usually entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. In some accidents – particularly those on construction sites – injured workers may also be able to recover additional compensation.

Wrongful Death

In the most tragic cases, accidents cause the death of a loved one. The family members left behind may be able to recover compensation through a wrongful death claim if a close relative died due to someone else’s negligence. New York law determines who can bring a wrongful death claim, when it must be filed, and what sort of compensation may be recovered. David Resnick & Associates, P.C., offers compassionate legal assistance to grieving families during the difficult period after a loved one’s accidental death.

What to Expect When You Contact Our Staten Island Law Firm

David Resnick & Associates, P.C., was founded on a tradition of providing unsurpassed client service, constant communication, frank advice and zealous legal advocacy. We treat our clients with the respect and compassion they deserve, while we fight to secure justice on their behalf.

When you contact our firm, you can expect the concern and urgency your matter warrants. David Resnick & Associates, P.C., provides free consultations and claim evaluations to victims of personal injuries on Staten Island. We will take the time to get all the details about your accident so we can fully understand what happened. We can then give you advice about your legal options.

Contact a Staten Island Personal Injury Attorney Today

Are you ready to get help recovering the compensation you deserve for your personal injuries? We are ready to discuss your case whenever you are. It all starts with a free claim review that comes with absolutely no further obligations.

Contact David Resnick & Associates, P.C., now for a free consultation. You can reach us by phone or fill out our online contact form.

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