Slingerlands, New York Personal Injury Lawyers

E. Stewart Jones Jr.
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New York Personal Injury Attorney with 52 years experience

E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is an exceptional attorney who is recognized for professional excellence as well as community service, volunteerism and philanthropy. E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is a 3rd generation attorney and his... Read More »
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April M. Dalbec
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Free Consultation! Aggressive and Compassionate Personal Injury Lawyer!

I am dedicated to vigorously protecting the rights and interests of the injured. I am committed to obtaining the best possible recovery! Visit my website to see verdicts and settlements. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Megan B. Van Aken
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Free Consultation! Determined New York Personal Injury Attorney! Call Now!

I represent personal injury victims with expertise. I work tirelessly to help victims and their families receive the compensation they deserve! Visit my website for results and information. Call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Christopher Massaroni
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Aggressive & Experienced Personal Injury Defense & Victim Representation!

I protect my clients’ legal rights in all areas of personal injury law. I will provide experience and expertise to advocate for the best possible results!Visit my website to see case results or call for a consultation. Read More »
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John Frederick Harwick
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 24 years experience
(518) 486-8800 99 Pine St
Suite 108
Albany, NY 12203
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Criminal and Medical Malpractice
Albany Law School
Highly rated upstate New York litigator.
Martin John Kehoe III
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 31 years experience
(518) 452-8000 2009 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Insurance Claims
Southwestern Law School
Husband, father, lawyer living in Guilderland, New York.
Mario S. Crisafulli
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 27 years experience
(518) 464-1104 3 Washington Square
Washington Avenue Extension
Albany, NY 12205
Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Mario S. Crisafulli, a lifelong resident of the Capital Region, has represented injured workers and people with disabilities since 1992. In 1994, he started his own practice primarily handling Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability and Personal Injury matters. Call for a free consultation.
Mark S. Jordan
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Delmar, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 26 years experience
(518) 439-3616 318 Delaware Avenue, Suite 11-A
PO Box 160
Delmar, NY 12054-0160
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, DWI and Real Estate
Fordham University School of Law
Mrs. Heather J. Redlich
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 24 years experience
(888) 733-5299 255 Washington Ave. Ext.
Suite 108
Albany, NY 12205
Personal Injury and Criminal
Albany Law School
Kelly Christine Wolford
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 23 years experience
(518) 465-5995 100 Great Oaks Blvd, Suite 123
Albany, NY 12203
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Products Liability
Frank Catalano
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 33 years experience
(518) 432-5810 10 Colvin Ave
Albany, NY 12206
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Insurance Claims
Christopher Massaroni
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 36 years experience
(518) 447-3331 677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Construction
Cornell University
Christopher Massaroni is a trial attorney with experience in many substantive areas, including complex commercial disputes, personal injury and product liability cases, employment matters, construction claims and challenges to the authority of New York State officials. He has successfully litigated cases in federal and state courts throughout New York State, and in numerous other states, and he often appears before New York State agencies and investigative bodies.

Chris regularly represents businesses, individuals, public officials and governmental entities in sensitive and contested matters, including novel cases presenting unique issues of law. He leads a practice group which prides itself on its aggressive...
E. Stewart Jones Jr.
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(518) 313-3595 7 Airport Park Boulevard
Latham, NY 12110
Free ConsultationLatham, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 52 years experience
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Medical Malpractice
Albany Law School
E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is an exceptional attorney who is recognized for professional excellence as well as community service, volunteerism and philanthropy.

E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is a 3rd generation attorney and his commitment to excellence is matched by his compassion to serve, as demonstrated by his professional success and tireless contributions to the community in which he lives and works.

Recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America, E. Stewart Jones, Jr. has represented countless individuals and families, won high-profile cases, major civil and criminal cases, and obtained record number of million-dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.

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Samuel C. Breslin
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 9 years experience
(518) 650-3766 50 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and White Collar Crime
Albany Law School
Sam Breslin represents both individual and corporate clients in a variety of matters, from state and federal criminal defense to personal injury and complex commercial litigation. Criminal: Sam represents clients in all criminal matters including DWI/DUI charges, as well as all other violations, misdemeanors and felonies in federal, state and local courts. Many criminal charges, no matter how minor, carry the risk of long-term consequences. In defending his clients, Sam strives to make them aware of these collateral consequences and craft a defense strategy to minimize them. Personal Injury: Sam aggressively represents clients injured as the...
Jacob F. Lamme
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Comprehensive Legal Representation for Personal Injury Victims! Call Now!

I stand up for the rights and interests of those injured by the negligence of others. I provide personal attention and aggressive representation! Visit my website for verdicts and settlements, or call for a consultation. Read More »
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Daniel G. Chertok
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New York Personal Injury Attorney with 27 years experience

Albany Law SchoolFederal court for the Northern District of New York and New York
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Jacob F. Lamme
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 13 years experience
(518) 447-3348 677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business and Insurance Claims
Albany Law School and State University of New York - Albany
Jacob F. Lamme is a shareholder in the firm's Litigation Department. His practice spans a wide range of litigation areas, including personal injury, business and contract, labor and employment, land use and zoning, real estate, and trusts and estates litigation.

Jake also provides critical advice to clients to assist them in avoiding the cost and expense of litigation. Jake provides both litigation and corporate counsel to local, statewide, national and international companies in a variety of contract, real property, and employment and labor matters. He has experience representing businesses, governmental entities and individual clients in both state and federal courts....
Lee Carey Kindlon
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 16 years experience
(518) 434-1493 52 James Street
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury, Criminal and White Collar Crime
University of Connecticut School of Law
Lee Kindlon, the founding partner of the Kindlon Law Firm, has represented clients in some of the area's most high-profile criminal cases. From those hard-fought courtroom battles, he uses his experience to benefit clients across the legal spectrum. Lee's experience in civil litigation includes matters based on contract, fraud, civil rights violations and negligence. He has successfully resolved a number of high-value personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Lee's practice also includes the representation of corporations and professionals in white collar criminal cases. From preventative advice for companies to successful resolution for those charged with financial crimes, fraud or...
Megan B. Van Aken
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 19 years experience
(518) 447-3365 677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Albany Law School
Megan B. Van Aken joined the firm in 2014 as a member of the matrimonial and family law department. Megan is an experienced civil litigator who has been practicing since 1999. She has focused her practice on matrimonial law, family court matters, plaintiff's personal injury, and civil defense.
Kevin Francis McGarry
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Latham, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 7 years experience
(518) 478-2101 10 Utica Avenue
Latham, NY 12110
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
Albany Law School
General practice focusing on vehicle & traffic, residential real estate, contract negotiation, matrimonial, corporate formation & estate planning.
April M. Dalbec
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 17 years experience
(518) 447-3373 677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Criminal and Family
Albany Law School
Martin P. Bonventre
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 8 years experience
(518) 227-1776 52 James Street, 5th Floor
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DWI
Albany Law School
The quality of an attorney's work should never be based on how much the client pays. I keep my expenses low by not wasting money on such expenses as ridiculous advertising campaigns, and I pass these savings onto my clients in the form of affordable rates. I handle each case personally and devote the time and effort needed to ensure my clients get quality and effective legal representation. I am an aggressive local attorney. I am ready to serve you.
Matthew S. Lerner
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 19 years experience
(518) 935-4230 8 Southwoods Blvd.
Suite 300
Albany, NY 12211
Personal Injury, Appeals, Business and Insurance Claims
Paul Benjamin Harding
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 30 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Albany Law School
Paul Harding is a graduate of the State University of New York at Oswego, where he majored in English and Public Justice. Since childhood, Paul knew he wanted to help others and knew that becoming an attorney was the ideal means to achieve this end. Born and raised in the Capital Region, Paul decided to attend law school locally. In 1989, he graduated from Albany Law School of Union University and shortly thereafter was admitted to practice law in New York State. Presently, he is the Managing Partner of Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP. In 2006, Paul was appointed...
Paul David Giannetti
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 26 years experience
(518) 243-8011 3 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12205
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Employment and Workers' Comp
Albany Law School
After working for a small private law firm for 5 years, Mr. Giannetti started his own practice in 1998. Since that time he has represented hundreds of injury victims in personal injury, workers compensation and social security matters. His firm handles all types of accident and injury cases and represents only injury victims.
Ronald Barry Orlando
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 36 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Originally from Long Island and a resident of the Capital District since 1984, Ronald “Ron” Orlando received his Juris Doctor from St. Johns’ University School of Law in 1982 and his Bachelor of Science degree from New York Institute of Technology, summa cum laude, in 1979. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1983, to the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York in 1989 and to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in 1992. Ron is a member of the New York Bar Association, New York...
Alan Lecours
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New York Personal Injury Lawyer with 35 years experience

Western New England University School of LawNew York and United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
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Allen L. Yates
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New York Personal Injury Lawyer with 26 years experience

Albany Law SchoolUnited States District Court for the Northern District of New York and New York
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Andrew Robert Safranko
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 20 years experience
(518) 982-0770 Albany, NY 12210
Personal Injury, Criminal and DWI
Albany Law
Andrew Safranko is a graduate of Albany Academy; Emory University; and Albany Law School, where he was listed in Who’s Who Among American Law Students, served as Competitions and Finance Chair, and actively participated in the Albany Law School Moot Court Program. After graduating law school in 1998, Andrew practiced with his father, Stephen A. Safranko, Esq. before becoming an associate in 2001 at O’Connell and Aronowitz, P.C, a 30-person law firm in Albany, New York. After five years, under the guidance of Stephen R. Coffey, Esq., Andrew became one of the youngest lawyers to attain partnership in the...
Charles Fred Farcher
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 11 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Albany Law School
Charles “Chas” Farcher is a graduate of the College of Saint Rose, where he was enrolled in an accelerated law program which allowed him to complete his undergraduate degree a year early. He received his Juris Doctor from Albany Law School in 2007, was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2008, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in 2010 and the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York in 2013. Chas began his legal career with the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division’s Third Department, where he drafted...
George Edward Lamarche
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 18 years experience
(877) 982-0770 75 Columbia Street
Albany, NY 12210
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DWI
Albany Law School
George E. LaMarche III is an attorney and managing partner at Dreyer Boyajian LaMarche Safranko Law Firm, PLLC. He represents individuals who have been seriously injured and families who have suffered the loss of a loved one because of the negligence of others. Mr. LaMarche also represents people who are under investigation or charged with a crime in both state and federal courts.

Mr. LaMarche started his legal career in 2000 at a prestigious litigation law firm where he tried numerous personal injury and criminal cases and went on to become the youngest partner in the firm’s history. In 2011 Mr....
John Kieran Powers
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 46 years experience
(518) 465-5995 39 N Pearl St
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury
Albany Law School
“Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individual for the benefit of others that John K. Powers has displayed throughout his life”. Resolution of the New York State Legislature recognizing John’s lifetime of professional and community service, which includes: • Tirelessly representing and advocating for catastrophically injured individuals and their families for 40+ years; • Selection by his peers for 30+ years as one of "The Best Lawyers in America" in three separate areas of practice: “medical malpractice law”; “product liability litigation”; and “personal injury litigation”; • Being named “Lawyer of the Year” in the field of medical malpractice law;...
Daniel Paul Dagostino
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 17 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Daniel “Dan” Dagostino graduated in 1997 from the State University of New York at Albany with a degree in History. Following graduation he worked at Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP as a legal assistant under the supervision of Paul Harding. According to Dan, his first position with Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP allowed him to obtain firsthand experience as to the emotional, physical and financial hardships injured persons endure as a result of an unexpected incident and the positive impact of Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP during and after the legal matter concluded. After working for approximately one...
Rosemarie Riddell Bogdan
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 26 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Rosemarie Riddell Bogdan has concentrated in the area of personal injury law since entering private practice over twenty years ago. She graduated from Cornell University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science degree, and from Albany Law School with a Juris Doctor degree in 1992. After serving as a confidential law clerk to a New York State Supreme Court Justice, Rosemarie entered private practice in 1993. She has been a partner at Martin, Harding & Mazzotti since 2000. Over the years, Rosemarie has had the privilege of representing individuals in all aspects of personal injury litigation....
Max Smelyansky
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer
(518) 688-2800 602 Central Ave
Ste 102
Albany, NY 12206
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Family
Max Smelyansky, who grew up in Bethlehem, graduated from Manhattan College earning a Bachelor of Science with a major in economics. He then graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law, in Maryland. After graduating from law school, Max Smelyansky developed his law practice in Albany, specializing in Traffic Defense Law, Personal Injury Law, Landlord / Tenant Law, Family Law and Estate Planning Law.
Victor Louis Mazzotti
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Niskayuna, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 36 years experience
(800) 529-1010 1222 Troy Schenectady Road
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Victor Mazzotti, a founding partner of Martin, Harding and Mazzotti LLP, is in charge of the firm’s Litigation Department. He received his Bachelor of Science in Economics from Siena College in 1979, and Juris Doctor from Pace University School of Law in 1982. Victor is on the Board of Directors of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York. In addition, he is also a member of the board of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York Justice for All campaign. He also serves as a Board Member of the Upstate New York Chapter of the Italian American...
Marc C. Kokosa
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Latham, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 10 years experience
(518) 907-4694 40 British American Blvd.
Latham, NY 12110
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Products Liability
Albany Law School
As a graduate of the University at Buffalo and Albany Law School, I began my career as an Assistant District Attorney in upstate New York where I prosecuted thousands of criminal cases. As a prosecutor, I learned the values of fairness and truth. I quickly learned that good people can make mistakes, but that doesn’t make them bad people. The system sometimes forgets that it’s supposed to judge your actions and character, not your address or clothes. I fight for my clients because justice should remain blind. After leaving law enforcement, I joined the New York State Workers’ Compensation...
Terence O'Connor
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 36 years experience
(518) 465-0400 20 Corporate Woods Blvd
Albany, NY 12211
Personal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Insurance Defense and Medical Malpractice
Terry O’Connor is a 1980 graduate of St. Lawrence University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa. In pursuing his B.S. degree, he also attended the University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen, Denmark. Terry received his J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School in 1983. Terry is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was recently recognized by the Best Lawyers in America consumer guide. He has also been recognized as one of the top 50 upstate New York lawyers by Super Lawyers consumer guide. Terry is a trial lawyer who defends physicians, manufacturers and...
Meghan Rielly Keenholts
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Latham, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 13 years experience
7 Airport Park Boulevard
Latham, NY 12110
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Medical Malpractice
Albany Law School
Ryan E. Manley
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 8 years experience
(518) 436-1661 5 Clinton Square
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Criminal and DWI
Albany Law School
Richard B. Ancowitz
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 36 years experience
(518) 489-1098 21 Everett Road Ext
Albany, NY 12205
Personal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation and Business
Brooklyn Law School
Carl Rosenbloom
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 55 years experience
(518) 783-3843 99 Pine Street, Suite 108
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Caitlin J. Monjeau
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Attorney
(518) 462-5601 54 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
Personal Injury
Peter James Hickey
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Albany, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 28 years experience
(800) 529-1010 12 Corporate Woods Boulevard
Albany, NY 12211
Personal Injury
James Hacker
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(518) 274-5820 28 Second Street
Troy, NY 12180
Free ConsultationTroy, NY Personal Injury Attorney with 34 years experience
Personal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Medical Malpractice
Albany Law School
Jim Hacker is a 1981 graduate of Hamilton College and a 1984 graduate of Albany Law School. Mr. Hacker holds an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell and has been recognized as “A Best Lawyer in America” in both the fields of personal injury and commercial litigation. He is a member of the Board of Trustees at Albany Law School and is the President Elect of the Albany County Bar Association. He is a Regional Vice President of the New York State Trial Lawyers Academy and a past president of the Capital District Trial Lawyers. Mr....
Kristie Halloran Hanson
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Schenectady , NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 30 years experience
(518) 355-4525 1801 Altamont Avenue
Schenectady , NY 12303-2153
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Bankruptcy, DWI and Environmental
South Texas College of Law
Brian Breedlove
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Clifton Park, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 40 years experience
(518) 383-9400 139 Meyer Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065
Personal Injury, Business, Criminal and DWI
Western New England University School of Law
Brian Breedlove is a member of the National Association of Drunk Driving Defense and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is on the Warren County Bar Association Criminal Law Committee. He has the highest possible rating (AV) from Martindale-Hubbell, a nationally recognized survey of lawyers and judges. It is the rating given to those lawyers recognized by the legal community as having outstanding legal skills and those that subscribe to the highest level of ethical standards. He has been named a Super Lawyer every year since 2010. In 2006, after securing the highest crash verdict in...
David I. Iversen
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Troy, NY Personal Injury Lawyer with 4 years experience
(518) 274-5820 28 Second Street
Troy, NY 12180
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Employment
Albany Law School
I am an Associate Attorney at E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP (www.joneshacker.com). I graduated from Albany Law School in 2014. While in school I worked as a clerk at Hacker Murphy, LLP and was offered post-graduate employment. We merged with The E. Stewart Jones Law Firm on January 1, 2015. While working in law school I was directly immersed in the full range of litigation, including commercial litigation,labor & employment and plaintiff's personal injury. I very well versed in all aspects of the above mentioned practice areas. As a newer attorney I have fewer personal clients...
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.


Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.