New York City Personal Injury Lawyers
We know that most people hope they’ll never need a personal injury attorney. At Kaplan Lawyers PC, we help people when things go wrong, and we’re proud to deliver results to our clients. Clients come to us because they’ve suffered serious injuries and have been denied payment for the costs they face. We know you didn’t ask for the situation you’re in, and we’re committed to helping you get the most of a bad situation.
Contact the New York personal injury attorneys at Kaplan Lawyers PC to schedule a free consultation with our team. We want to learn more about your situation, so we can plan a way to move forward.
Aggressive Legal Representation for Personal Injury Claims in New York City
An unexpected injury can turn your world upside down and make you wonder how you can cope with this sudden life change. Beyond the initial shock and immediate pain, the real costs of a personal injury add up over time and for a lifetime:
- Medical expenses
- Hospital bills
- Lost income due to missed work
- Rehabilitation or therapy
- Ongoing pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
- Property damage
- And more.
Vehicle Accident Injuries
Additionally, regarding vehicle accidents, we provide aggressive legal representation to the victims of:
- Car crashes
- Motorcycle accidents
- Bus accidents (including city, tourism, and school buses)
- New York subway accidents / NYC transit accidents
- Pedicab accidents
- Taxi accidents
- Ridesharing crashes
- Pedestrian injuries and deaths
- Hit and run
- Bicycle accidents
- Boating accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Texting and distracted driving accidents
- Much more.
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Not all law firms are equal. If your objective is to retain the right lawyer to help you with an injury accident, to be successful you must consider those who offer these features:
- Demonstrated experience
- A clear reputation for client success in injury cases
- Seasoned lawyers with references from satisfied clients
- Integrity and high sense of ethics
- An understanding of YOUR needs
At Kaplan Lawyers PC, we meet clients on their terms. If a client is unable to make the trip to one of our locations, we go to them. We use all available connections to make sure they get the help they need to get their lives back to normal. Our firm is more than just an advocate in a personal injury claim — we are a support network for our clients.
If you, a friend, or close family member has suffered injury, illness, or injustice in New York, and someone else’s negligent or illegal behavior is to blame, we can help. Our New York City injury lawyers will fight to maximize the value of your claim and get you the full amount of compensation you deserve.
Remember: We don’t get paid unless you do, too.
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How Personal Injury Attorneys Serve Clients
No two personal injuries are the same. At Kaplan Lawyers PC, we are proud of the fact that our team is consistent in the service we offer clients, yet flexible enough to cater our services to meet the unique demands of each client. We handle day-to-day aspects of personal injury claims: filing paperwork, conducting research, investigating the causes of our clients’ injuries and corresponding with insurance companies and attorneys on our clients’ behalf.
We have access to the credentialed, reputable expert witnesses that help us build cases. We invest heavily in presentations for trial that demonstrate what led to our clients’ injuries and how those injuries have impacted their lives. We are skilled negotiators that have years of experience representing clients, so we know how to make sure our clients are being given a fair offer.
Our attorneys and support staff answer any questions our clients have, and we keep them informed about the progress of their case throughout every part of the personal injury claim process. We know that meeting a client’s needs requires more than just getting great results; it means listening to their concerns and making sure all of their needs are met.
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Attorney Jared S. Kaplan
Attorney Jared S. Kaplan has focused his career on advancing his legal knowledge though the day to day practice of law. Jared is a partner in the law firm of Kaplan Lawyers PC in Syosset, New York and has been a practicing attorney for nearly 20 years. His career started in litigation, so Jared is aware of the pitfalls in litigation and uses that knowledge in the representation of his clients in complex matters. [ Attorney Bio ]