Topic: Hiring a Lawyer

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– Anthony A. Ferrante, Esq. NY INJURY ATTORNEY
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Who are the Best Slip & Fall Lawyers in New York?

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 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...


Who are the Best Car Accident Lawyers in New York?

Car accident injuries can drastically alter your life. In this situation, few decisions are more consequential than choosing an attorney to help you secure the financial recovery you need to cover your medical bills, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering. Most people would agree that the best way to find a lawyer is to get a personal referral from someone they know and trust. If that person...


How Much Wil My NYC Injury Attorney Charge to Handle My Case?

Here in New York the lawyer’s fee in personal injury cases is almost always one-third (1/3) of the sum recovered or 33.33%*.   A recent change in New York personal injury law has created two separate options for how the 1/3 contingency fee is calculated, both of which we will go over, but the important thing to remember is that the personal injury attorney’s fee will be 1/3 (33.33%) regardless...


How Does a Lawyer Assess Whether My Case Is Valid?

Have you ever thought you had a solid legal claim against someone whose negligence hurt you, but an attorney refused to take your case? That can be a confusing and disheartening moment. So, how do you know if your claim is valid? The validity of a case can depend on many factors, and we can help you understand common reasons why an attorney might accept or reject a case. ...


How Long Will My NY Slip and Fall Case Take?

When it comes to recovering compensation after a slip and fall accident, the timeline varies greatly depending on the specific circumstances of your case. No two cases are alike, and neither is the process for resolving them. The time it takes to resolve your case depends on multiple factors, such as injury severity, available evidence, the complexity of the case, and the willingness of the other party to settle. ...