Car Accident Lawyers

Car Accident Lawyers in Staten Island with over 25 years of experience.

$16 Million
damages verdict - Espinal v. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center motorcycle accident
$10 Million
confidential truck accident case
$3.1 Million
rear end collision
$3 Million
NYPD Officer – car accident
$2.75 Million
rear end collision
$2.25 Million
pedestrian knockdown
$1.75 Million
head on collision caused by drunken driver
$1.6 Million
Long Island Woman - after overcoming a sudden and unforeseen medical emergency defense
$1.5 Million
one car collision
$1.4 Million
pedestrian knock-down
$1.3 Million
intersection accident
$1 Million
intersection accident
pedestrian knock down
rear end collision
car accident
intersection accident
intersection accident
bus accident
brake failure
intersection collision
motorcycle accident

When you’re involved in a car accident in Staten Island, the aftermath can be overwhelming and confusing. Choosing the right car accident lawyers can make all the difference in navigating the complexities of your case and securing the compensation you deserve.

At our firm, we specialize in representing individuals who have suffered as a result of auto accidents. Our dedicated team understands the intricacies of New York traffic laws and is committed to advocating for your rights. Whether you’re dealing with minor injuries or facing long-term consequences, our experienced attorneys are here to provide the guidance and support you need to recover and move forward.

Our Staten Island Car Accident Lawyers Have Achieved

$16 Million Damages Verdict For Client Injured In A Motorcycle Accident Espinal v. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Best Law Firms 2015

Our main office is located in downtown New York City. However, we also maintain a satellite office in Staten Island for the convenience of our clients, including car accident victims and their families. In our view, our Staten Island clients benefit from our presence in both boroughs since they are free to meet us at our Staten Island location for the initial consultation. For any other meetings which are necessary throughout the case to sign documents, prepare for depositions or trial, or simply to discuss strategy.

Our car accident lawyers have represented numerous car accident victims from Staten Island who have been in a car which was struck by another car, truck, or bus. They have also represented motorcyclists, bicyclists, and pedestrians who have been seriously injured or killed in accidents. Our recoveries on behalf of car accident victims and their families are among the highest on record in New York State, including the top recovery in a rear-end car accident for 2013 as reported by Verdict Search.

In recognition of the outstanding achievements that we have obtained on behalf of our clients, including our tremendous success fighting for car accident victims. We have been named by U.S. News and World Reports as a Best Law Firm for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in New York City. For three years in a row. In addition, Louis Grandelli has been selected by his peers in the New York State Bar to Super Lawyers in New York for the past six years in a row. He has also been selected to Best Lawyers in America for the past three years.

In addition, since Louis Grandelli grew up in Staten Island, he is intimately familiar with the roadways in Staten Island, as well as the mindset of jurors from the Staten Island community. Their expectation of the manner and quality of the evidence presented at trial to warrant the significant recovery a seriously injured car accident victim is entitled to.

In Staten Island, there are far too many accidents that are due to high speed or driver inattentiveness. Most of these accidents occur on the major roads, including the Staten Island Expressway, Richmond Parkway, West Shore Expressway, Hylan Boulevard, Father Capodanno Boulevard, Richmond Terrace, Bay Street, Richmond Avenue, and Victory Boulevard. There are other areas which can be especially dangerous, such as “Snake Hill”, “Todt Hill”, “Dongan Hills”, “Emerson Hill” and “Grymes Hill”.

If you have been in a car accident, or have lost a loved one in a catastrophic car accident, you can count on our car accident lawyers. We have aggressively investigated and litigated numerous catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases, and have had numerous multi-million dollar recoveries after going to trial, the mediation table or the Appellate Division when necessary. Some of the cases that we have handled on behalf of Staten Island car accident victims, and victims from our neighboring communities, include the following:

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a car accident on Staten Island, or anywhere else in New York State or the Tri-State area, please contact us to discuss your case. As experience car accident lawyers, we will give you the attention you deserve.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I do immediately after a car accident in Staten Island?

  • Ensure your safety and the safety of others first. Call 911 if there are any injuries. Document the scene with photos and gather contact information from witnesses. Then, contact a car accident lawyer to discuss your legal options.

How do I know if I need a car accident lawyer?

  • If you’ve been involved in a car accident that resulted in personal injury, significant property damage, or if the fault is contested, you should consult a car accident lawyer to protect your rights and ensure fair compensation.

What types of compensation can I recover in a car accident lawsuit?

  • Compensation may include medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and property damage. An experienced car accident lawyer can help you assess the full extent of your eligible compensation.

How long do I have to file a claim after a car accident in New York?

  • New York law requires that a personal injury lawsuit be filed within three years of the accident date. However, it’s best to consult a lawyer as soon as possible to ensure that your claim is filed on time.

Will my car accident case go to trial?

  • Most car accident claims are settled out of court. However, if a settlement cannot be reached, your case may go to trial. Our skilled car accident lawyers are prepared to represent you in court to achieve the best possible outcome.

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