Slip and fall injuries can be severe and forever change your life in a split second. The property owner or another party might be liable in many slip-and-fall accidents. However, pursuing a claim for damages after an accident often involves complex legal issues. Hiring an experienced New York slip-and-fall lawyer is crucial.
But finding a reputable attorney can seem daunting without a personal referral. You might review lists ranking the best slip-and-fall lawyers in New York. However, you shouldn’t give too much weight to some of these lists. That’s because they are paid search lists. The more an attorney pays to be on the list, the higher they might rank.
My name is Anthony Ferrante. I’m a New York slip-and-fall attorney and below you’ll find a list of slip-and-fall lawyers I recommend. I hope this post can be a valuable resource for injured victims looking to hire a personal injury lawyer but don’t know where to start. If you suffered injuries in a slip and fall accident, you’d be in capable hands with any of the lawyers listed below.
6 of the Best NYC Slip & Fall Attorneys
Jeffrey Koenig, Ferrante & Koenig, Attorneys at Law
Jeffrey is my law partner at Ferrante & Koenig, Attorneys at Law. He is a top-notch accident attorney I would recommend to anyone without hesitation. He has 17 years of experience exclusively representing injured victims at two nationally recognized plaintiff personal injury law firms. Jeffrey is a true trial lawyer. He’s successfully tried countless cases and secured numerous jury verdicts in both New York State and federal courts.
If you’re seeking legal advice for a slip-and-fall case in New York, I urge you to meet with Jeffrey Koenig before considering anyone else.
Michael Gunzburg, Gunzburg P.C.
Michael Gunzburg is the founder of Gunzburg P.C., a law firm in New York City. Michael’s firm specializes in personal injury cases, including slip-and-fall accidents. With over 25 years of experience, Michael has a strong track record of success in helping his clients recover compensation for their injuries.
Michael’s notable case results include a $2.3 million settlement for a client who slipped on a wet floor at JFK International Airport’s Air Train walkway caused by a cleaner who failed to put up caution signs.
Jacob Oresky, Jacob Oresky, Esq.
Jacob Oresky is a highly experienced personal injury lawyer practicing law in New York City for over 25 years. He has a strong track record of success in slip-and-fall cases, recovering hundreds of millions of dollars for his clients.
Some of Jacob’s most notable slip-and-fall case results involve devastating falls at construction sites. He also successfully represents victims of falls outside construction sites. One recent success was a $1 million award for an 81-year-old who tripped and fell on a broken sidewalk.
Clients praise Jacob for his excellent communication and dedication to helping them recover the maximum compensation possible.
Daniel Flanzig, Flanzig & Flanzig, LLP
Daniel Flanzig is a partner at Flanzig & Flanzig, LLP, a New York City law firm specializing in many types of personal injury accidents. With over 20 years of experience, Daniel has a strong track record of success in helping his clients recover compensation for their injuries.
Daniel’s notable case results include a $1.5 million settlement for a client who fell off a ladder while working, resulting in a fractured spine and other injuries. He also obtained a $400,000 settlement for a client who slipped on a wet floor in a hotel and suffered a back injury.
Clients praise Daniel for his aggressive nature in the courtroom and his compassion for his clients. He’s a skilled trial lawyer who will stop at nothing to help you hold the responsible parties accountable.
Jeffrey Block, Block O’Toole & Murphy, LLP
Jeffrey Block is the founding partner at Block O’Toole & Murphy. This New York City law firm has a strong track record of success in slip and fall cases. With over 30 years of experience, Keith has recovered over a billion dollars for his clients.
His firm’s notable case results include a $2.75 million settlement for a woman who tripped and fell on an uneven sidewalk and a $1.5 million settlement for a tenant who tripped on an uneven stair and fell to the staircase bottom.
Ben Rubinowitz, Gair, Gair, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf
Ben has more than three decades of experience and has been named Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” four times. He is a dedicated trial lawyer who works tirelessly to fight for his clients. His firm has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of its clients.
A notable slip-and-fall case resulted in a $3.8 million settlement for a client who sustained a severe shoulder injury when a building allowed ice to build up in an area where pedestrians walked.