New York City Vehicle Accident Lawyer
Hiring a New York City Vehicle Accident Lawyer
If you are involved in a New York City vehicle accident, then you could be facing emergency medical bills, ongoing medical care, and the cost of repairing your vehicle. Who is responsible for paying these expenses and covering your other losses?
Hiring an experienced lawyer is crucial to the success of your case. A New York City personal injury lawyer from the Law Office of David S. Leigh helps you identify the responsible party and recover costs. We help you maximize the financial compensation that supports your physical, mental, and emotional recovery.
Common Injuries in a Vehicle Accident in New York City
There are hundreds of ways you could be hurt in car, truck, or SUV accident. Some of the most common vehicle accident injuries in New York are:
- Head and neck injuries from whiplash;
- Vertebrae dislocation or spinal trauma;
- Trauma to the head or brain, such as concussion;
- Soft tissue injuries to the neck and shoulders;
- Chest and abdominal injuries from impact and airbags;
- Cuts and lacerations; and
- Broken or fractured bones throughout the body.
What injuries are associated with a New York City vehicle accident and personal injury case?
Any expenses for recovery from all of these injuries are compensable through a vehicle accident claim and New York personal injury case. Whether you are involved in a fender bender or major crash, an NYC vehicle accident lawyer from the Law Office of David S. Leigh can help you take action against the at-fault driver and applicable insurance company.
Winning Compensation for Your Injuries
The Law Office of David S. Leigh is focused on achieving the best possible outcome in your case. We advise on the amount of damages possible in your case and remain transparent on the total compensation you should expect – while always fighting to maximize your recovery. And we go after much more than the cost of medical care.
New York allows for economic and non-economic damages after a vehicle accident. A New York lawyer should explore every avenue available for compensation, such as:
- Cost of emergency medical care following an accident;
- Cost of doctor’s appointments and follow-up procedures;
- Ongoing physical therapy and treatment;
- Lost wages from missing work;
- Pain and suffering and emotional distress; and
- Loss of enjoyment of life or inconvenience.
If you are suffering the loss of a loved one from a vehicle accident, the Law Office of David S. Leigh can also seek compensation for wrongful death related to the collision or crash.
Contacting a New York City Vehicle Accident Lawyer
At every step of a New York City accident claim, a vehicle accident lawyer provides advice and representation. Before you even file a claim, our legal team at the Law Office of David S. Leigh helps you:
- Obtain investigate an at-fault driver,
- Collect evidence of the New York City accident, and
- Build a case based on the specific facts of your case.
We are also prepared to take on cases involving other types of vehicles and transportation. Our team at the Law Office of David S. Leigh handles claims for:
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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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