New York Accident Attorneys

Attorneys at Hecht, Kleeger & Damashek specialize in accidents involving cars and personal injury.

Injuries from accidents are the leading cause of death in the United States among people under the age of 44. In a recent year, New York City saw more than 150 construction site accidents leading to 187 injuries and 40 deaths.  NYC construction accidents have risen of late as worksite inspections have fallen. If you’ve been hurt in any type of accident in New York City, count on Hecht Kleeger & Damashek, P.C., to help get your life back on track.

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Notable Verdicts and Settlements in Accident Cases

Our law firm’s size and proven history of success mean our personal injury clients get aggressive personal representation backed by the resources needed to investigate and win even the most complex accident claims.

Hecht Kleeger & Damashek is a member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multimillion Dollar Advocates Forum, trial lawyer groups that limit membership to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Accident case awards that helped us earn this distinction include:

  • $9 million for two construction workers struck by a cement block on an exterior scaffold
  • $8 million on behalf of a young child who was badly burned as a result of faulty plumbing
  • $7.65 million for  an  engineer and inventor who developed mesothelioma cancer after exposure to asbestos fibers
  • $3.3 million secured for an iron worker who fell from an unprotected staircase
  • $3.05 million for an automobile parts worker injured by a falling load
  • $3 million recovered for a demolition worker who suffered a fall from height

To see all of HKD’s top legal success stories, check out our verdicts and settlements page.

Accident Cases HKD Handles

Hecht Kleeger & Damashek is committed to the pursuit of justice. Our lawyers formed HKD to provide clients with a higher level of personalized attention and aggressive advocacy. We get involved in a client’s case as soon as possible, preparing every case as if it will go to trial. We are available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Accidents may not be intended, but that doesn’t mean they’re blameless. If another person caused your injuries,you shouldn’t have to worry about your medical bills and lost wages.  A lawyer from HKD can help you obtain compensation for any of these accidents:

Don’t see the specific type of accident or injury you’re looking for? Try our personal injury page, which contains additional resources and our complete practice areas listing.

Discuss Your Accident With an Experienced NYC Personal Injury Attorney

Dedication. Experience. Success. Hecht Kleeger & Damashek’s personal injury attorneys have more than 75 years of combined experience handling injury cases for New York accident victims. Since 1999, we’ve recovered more than $200 million for our personal injury clients. Our mission is to obtain maximum recovery for our clients in every case.

If your accident resulted from the carelessness or recklessness of someone else, turn to the legal team at Hecht Kleeger & Damashek. Schedule a free case review with us today.