Established New york state Slip and Fall Attorneys Represent Injury Victims
Committed law firm helps those hurt while on the property of others in New York State
New York law imposes upon property owners and businesses certain obligations to protect people from unsafe conditions on their premises. If a business or individual fails to exercise the legally required duty of care and you are injured as a result, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. At Lawrence Leonard, Attorney at Law, our attorneys employ a practical, professional approach to help clients seek full and fair compensation including past and future medical bills, past and future loss of income, past and future pain and suffering.
Trusted New York advisers evaluate the strength of your injury claim
In order for a property owner to be found liable for your accident, evidence must be shown to prove that a dangerous condition on the property caused your injury. In addition, generally, at least one of the following must be true:
- The property owner or an employee caused the dangerous condition on the premises.
- The owner or an employee knew about the dangerous condition on the premises and did nothing about it.
- The owner or an employee should have known about the dangerous condition on the premises as would be expected.
Knowledgeable attorneys build sturdy cases
Strong cases are founded on strong evidence. We will thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding your slip and fall incident and will visit the premises where the accident occurred. There, we may gather crucial evidence and photograph the scene. We may also consult with knowledgeable and respected expert witnesses. With their assistance, we can pursue the best settlement available. If your case goes to trial, these witnesses are available to deliver clear, professional testimony so the jurors can understand the cause of the accident and the extent of your injuries.
There are many types of fall cases. There are trips and falls and there are slips and falls. There are indoor types of these falls and there are outdoor types of these falls. The Law Office of Lawrence Leonard has handled every type of fall case. Be assured that our office has very substantial experience in these types of cases.
By immediately consulting us after your accident, you can help ensure that your best interests are considered from the start. With significant delay, however, you could forfeit your right to file a claim by missing the deadline set by New York law.