Personal Injury Law

 Personal Injury Law Services 

New Yorkers know that on any given day we encounter a variety of circumstances that have the potential to harm us – driving, walking, crossing streets, shopping.  We rely on a combination of common sense and paying attention to our surroundings to keep us safe. Regardless of our best efforts – accidents happen.

Under the law we all have a duty to act in ways that do not create an unreasonable risk to others  who may forseeably be injured by our actions.  Different standards of duty apply to individuals and entiities based on their relationship to the public. If you are injured because someone breached their duty by creating a dangerous condition or allowing a dangerous condition to exist in violation of their duty – you may have a claim.

From the earliest stages you need the right representation. To get what you deserve, you need a lawyer that is knowledgeable, skilled and forceful.

David Jeffries has sued individuals, commercial establishments,nationally known companies  and the city of New York to get what his clients deserve.  He will work tirelessly to maximize your recovery in order to allow you to rebuild your life.

 Areas of Concentration 

Auto Accidents:

An unfortunate truth is that your life can be disrupted forever due to another motorist’s poor judgment.  In the aftermath of a motor vehicle collision one can be overwhelmed by  the flood of insurance  issues, medical bills and pain. If  you or a loved one is injured from an automobile accident that is not your fault you owe it to yourself to call David Jeffries.

Pedestrian accidents:

There are few things that compare to the severe injuries that can occur when a pedestrian is struck by an automobile. Brain damage, paralysis, death – each outcome is of equal liklihood. Pedestrians obeying traffic laws generally have the right of way. If you or a loved one was struck by an automoblie while a pedestrian you need to contact an attorney that will fight to get everything you deserve – you owe it to yourself to call David Jeffries.

Motorcycle Accidents:

When a motorcyclist is struck by an automobile the resulting injuries can be devastating.  In addition to injury there are unique insurance coverage issues that apply.  It is necessary to consult with an attorney that has handled such matters. If you or a loved one was struck by an automobile while riding a motorcycle – you owe it to yourself to call David Jeffries.

Uninsured Motorist:

Generally, if you are involved in a motor vehicle collision and, are not at fault, the other person’s insurance will pay. But what if they are uninsured? There is a path to recovery. David Jeffries knows the options available and will work tirelessly to get you compensation.

Premises Liability:

If an accident occurs on another’s property, the property owner may be held legally responsible for the victim’s injuries. Property owners and managers may be found negligent if they failed to reasonably maintain a safe premises and that failure lead to someone being injured. Slip/trip and fall accidents commonly serve as the basis of a premises liability claim.  Injuries stemming from such accidents can lead to a lifetime of suffering. If you or someone you know has been injured because a property owner or manager failed to reasonably maintain a safe premises – you owe it to yourself to call David Jeffries.

Wrongful Death:

There are no words to describe the grief that accompanies the sudden loss of a family member due to an accident. It is even more crushing if the loss could have been prevented but was triggered by the negligence of another party.  In New York State the estate can bring an action on behalf of those who have been financially impacted by a wrongful death.   If you are suffering the financial and emotional burdens of such a tragedy – you owe it to yourself to call David Jeffries.

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