New York City
After a New York City Personal Injury
After a personal injury, whether a slip in the grocery store, collision on your motorcycle, or construction accident, it is common to feel overwhelmed and stressed. A New York personal injury or accident is unexpected, unanticipated, and often life-altering.
Our legal team will fight for your rights against any negligent party or insurance company. In addition, we will handle all communication with your own insurance company to help you get immediate relief. It will take time, but rest assured, we will fight aggressively every step of the way with your case.
A Distinct Approach to Personal Injury
At Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. we do much more than file your personal injury claim in court. Our prior experience extends from dog bites to motorcycle accidents, but our approach to personal injury and civil rights litigation remains the same:
- Focus on effective communication and reliable response times;
- Provide clear and straightforward information about a case;
- Stay transparent about the potential outcome;
- Be honest regarding a client’s chance of recovery and compensation; and
- Give the case the time and attention necessary to achieve a good outcome.
Our boutique law firm in New York City is focused on the entirety of your case, including attention to the individual circumstances of your accident or injury and your expectations for recovery. We work with you to determine the best strategy for your case and how to achieve a good outcome.
This distinct approach to personal injury cases in New York City sets us apart from other law firms and improves every aspect of our team’s legal services. We are not just involved in your financial recovery but invested in how you regain your health, return to work, rebuild your savings, and hold a negligent party accountable for the accident or injury.
Our Areas of Practice in New York City
Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. handles a wide range of accident and New York personal injury cases and civil rights matters.
- Motor Vehicle Accidents: From fender benders to multi-vehicle accidents, Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. advises on your chance of financial and non-economic damages after a car, truck, or SUV collision.
- Pedestrian Accidents: In New York City pedestrian accidents leave thousands of people seriously injured. Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. takes cases involving: failure to yield at a crosswalk, running a red light, rolling through a stop sign, failure to see a pedestrian, and other negligence by drivers.
- Motorcycle Accidents: From potholes to vehicle collisions, motorcycle accidents are some of the most substantial and costly vehicle accidents. Whether a driver made an unsafe lane change, ran a red light, or was driving recklessly–Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. helps hold them accountable.
- Bicycle Accidents: The staggering number of cycling accidents each year requires plaintiffs and New York City personal injury lawyers make a strong case for recovery. Our team at Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. is committed to
- Slip and Fall Cases: Whether you slipped in a restaurant, tripped on the sidewalk, or fell in an office building, the path to recovery is not easy You will need the guidance of an experienced New York lawyer.
- Train and Subway Incidents: From minor injuries in the subway cars to very serious accidents on train tracks, the Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. assists New Yorkers who suffered accidents on any form of public transportation.
- Dog Bites: After a dog bite, Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. assists with an investigation into the history of the dog and its propensity for aggression, while building a strong case for you to recover medical costs and other losses from a dog bite in the city.
- Construction Accidents: Construction accidents and other workplace injuries fall under a specific set of laws in New York for workers’ compensation. These cases may require a different path to recovery, but you’ll want a knowledgeable personal injury by your side through the process.
- Wrongful Death: Compensation cannot heal the emotional pain of losing a loved one to reckless or negligent actions, but a wrongful death claim can hold the responsible party accountable. Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. is there to support your family through the difficult claim for wrongful death.
- Civil Rights: From violations of the First Amendment freedom of speech to actions fighting racial preferences at universities, Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. is prepared to effectively argue in defense of your civil rights.
Contact our New York City Law Firm
After a personal injury or civil rights violation, your first step to maximum recovery is contacting an experienced lawyer. At Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. we make it easy for you to reach out to our firm. Our office offers every new client the opportunity for a free comprehensive initial consultation.
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David S. Leigh
David S. Leigh is a New York City Personal Injury Lawyer committed to helping those in the New York Metro area recover and find fair compensation after an accident or injury.
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