New York Workers' Compensation Attorney
Handling Cases in NYC, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens & Staten Island
If you or a loved one has been injured on the job due to the reckless, negligent or dangerous acts of another or through a job-related accident, it is critical that you get legal representation at once.
Workers' compensation cases are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury.
Our team of attorneys at Katz, Leidman, Grossman, Wolfe & Freund has assisted NYC residents for over 50 years with job related workers' compensation cases. The firm has collected hundreds of millions of dollars for injured clients by properly handling their workers' compensation claims, hearings and appeals.
Advocacy for Injured Workers in NYC
Under New York workers' compensation law, you have the right to seek financial compensation for a work-related injury or illness, regardless of specific fault. The firm handles work accident and injury cases related to:
No matter the severity of your injuries or the type of work you perform, we are confident that we can use our experience and resources to properly handle your claim in order to seek the full benefits you deserve under law.
In accordance with their commitment to representing the rights of injured workers throughout the state, our attorneys are proud to be affiliated with the New York Injured Workers' Alliance (NYIWA). NYIWA is an organization committed to helping injured workers, attorneys, medical providers, union leaders and political leaders protect the rights of injured workers and advocate for continued improvements in legislation regarding their benefits. Together with NYIWA, their workers' compensation lawyers are committed to creating a better future for injured workers in the city.
Recent Victory in Court
Katz Leidman Grossman Wolfe & Freund recently won one of the highest labor law settlements in a case that went before the New York Supreme Court and was featured in New York Magazine. The client suffered spinal cord injuries in a work-related accident when he fell from collapsing scaffolding. Through the capable and persistent legal efforts of Attorney Marc Freund, a member of the legal representation, the client was awarded a $1,500,000 settlement by the Court. This is just one example of the dedication and competence that you will find with a New York workers' compensation attorney at the firm.
Benefits of Choosing Katz Leidman Grossman Wolfe & Freund
There is a reason why some of the city's top law firms refer their work-related injury cases to Katz, Leidman, Grossman, Wolfe & Freund. The attorneys at the firm aggressively fight for maximum benefits in workers' compensation cases, and have successfully gotten high-dollar settlements, judgments and verdicts in thousands of cases. Each case is given the attention and priority it deserves. The legal team gets the majority of clients as a referral from a friend, family member or co-worker after they have used our services and being fully satisfied with the results obtained in their workers' compensation cases.
It does make a difference who you choose as your attorney through the workers' comp claim process. Many law firms do not focus on workers compensation and may take on such a case now and again, without the depth of experience you will find at this firm. An attorney who soley practices workers' compensation law is focused on this aspect of the law and has decades of successful experience in fighting for compensation for damages in all types of job-related and other workers' compensation cases. The firm can assist you through the process of filing for benefits as well as in handling any
hearings or appeals that are necessary.
Handling Workers' Compensation Claims in New York
The firm accepts clients with workers' compensation cases that occurred on the job without the necessity to outlay cash. When you get your settlement, judgment or verdict, the firm then gets paid. This result-oriented approach gives clients the ability to have a powerful, knowledgeable lawyer fighting for them without worrying about the finances involved.
Whether you are in the U.S.A. legally or illegally, whether you have a green card, are paid legally or under the table - you still have rights, and are entitled to file a suit if your case warrants this action. Do not feel that your immigration or status in the country makes it impossible to legally seek compensation for injuries suffered while on the job. You have rights, and the legal team at our firm will fight for you.
If your injury makes it difficult for you to come to the office in downtown Manhattan, the workers' compensation attorney can visit you at home, at the hospital or at your place of work. The legal team is here to fight on your behalf, and to make the process as simple as possible for the client. With a workers compensation attorney attending to the legal aspects of your work-related injury case, you can focus on what is really important - your health and recovery.
New York, NY 10007
Contact Katz Leidman Grossman Wolfe & Freund if you are seeking a powerful, experienced and compassionate lawyer who will fight relentlessly for the benefits you need.