New York & Westchester Personal Injury Lawyers Helping Injured Victims Throughout New York
An unexpected personal injury can have a devastating impact on you and your family. For more than two decades, the personal injury lawyers at the Law Office of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC, with offices in New York City, NY, and White Plains, NY, have vigorously represented people who have been hurt by the carelessness or wrongdoing of others. The dedicated New York City personal injury lawyers at the Law Office of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC offer personalized service to New York residents who were harmed or killed as a result of a motor vehicle collision, truck accident, bus accident, construction accidents, maritime injuries/boating accidents, police officer and firefighter line of duty injury cases, product liability/dangerous product cases, slip and fall accidents, trip and fall accidents, police misconduct, including false arrest, malicious prosecution, police brutality and medical malpractice. We also serve clients who were harmed or killed by dangerous products, such as defectively manufactured consumer products, dangerously designed products, and by many other negligent actions.
Our New York business and commercial litigation attorneys, have decades of experience in representing businesses, investors, trust beneficiaries and other people with business and commercial issues that need to be litigated. Whether your business is being sued or you were cheated out of money by a business, were swindled out of your trust funds, were cheated by a business partner, cheated by your attorney, cheated by your employer or loaned money to a person who didn't pay you, our New York commercial litigation lawyers have the experience to recover the money you lost. Our attorneys know that most people who were cheated out of money, can't pay hourly fees to an attorney, so our commercial litigation lawyers, regularly take commercial cases on contingency, so you have no out of pocket costs. Our law firm's philosophy is that the inability to pay up front, should not prevent you from recovering the money that you were cheated out of.
Our experienced New York trial lawyers also handle criminal defense cases and we have won numerous stunning dismissals and not guilty charges on behalf of the falsely accused. With our extensive trial work in personal injury, police misconduct, medical malpractice and products liability, our lawyers have a well rounded background that can prove essential in winning a criminal case and getting a not guilty verdict. Our diverse background gives us the ability to challenge scientific and medical evidence because our trial attorneys have a thorough understanding of medicine, forensics, engineering, and video evidence.
Whether you are presently in the country and are interested in applying for residency or citizenship, or are a citizen who wants to sponsor a family member, or a fiance, our New York City and Westchester immigration lawyers have extensive experience in preparing immigration petitions. If you or a loved one are facing deportation, our deportation defense lawyers have successfully defended countless deportation cases.
OUR NEW YORK LAWYERS ARE COMMITTED TO OUR CLIENTS
For decades our New York lawyers have provided outstanding and high quality legal services to clients in the New York metropolitan area, including Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Westchester towns and cities of White Plains, Yonkers, Harrison, Ossining, New Rochelle, Scarsdale, Tarrytown, Port Chester, Mt. Kisco, Greenburgh, Elmsford, Rye, Hartsdale, Irvington, Sleepy Hollow and Pelham, as well as Rockland and Long Island. Our New York attorneys handle a wide variety of cases and can bring a good result to a bad situation.
Dozens of 5-Star Reviews
"I had a great experience with The Law Office of Michael Joseph. They got me the results I wanted and worked with me the whole way." Tina O.
Business and Commercial Litigation
- Personal Injury Overview
- Auto Accidents
- Car Accidents
- Construction Accidents in Manhattan and Brooklyn
- Pedestrians Hit by Cars
- Security Company Liability for Assaults in Bars, Clubs and Other Establishments
- Saw Accidents
- Products Liability
- Negligent Supervision
- Bus Accidents
- Bar Fights and Assaults by Bouncers
- Aggravation and Exacerbation of Pre-Existing Injuries
- Window Washing Injuries
- Slip, Trip and Fall Accidents
- Car Accidents in New York with Emergency Vehicles and Vehicles Doing Work on the Road
- Rear End Collisions
- Truck Accidents
- Scaffold Accident & Ladder Falls
- Workers' Compensation
- Lead Poisoning in Westchester
- Criminal Defense Overview
- Criminal Trespass
- Driving with a Suspended License in New York
- Domestic Violence
- Rape Cases and Lack of Consent under New York Law
- Obstruction of Governmental Administration Cases
- Robbery Cases
- Assault with a Weapon
- Mistake of Fact and Attempt to Commit a Crime under New York Law
- Grand Larceny
- Patronizing a Prostitute
- Violations of Probation
- Property Seized by Federal Government or Turned over to the Federal Government
- False Documents
- Youthful Offenders
- Marihuana Charges
- Arrest, Bail, Bond and Arraignment
- Shoplifting and Petit Larceny
- Sex Crimes
- Drug/Narcotic Charges
Extensive Experience Representing a Wide Range of Cases
Michael Joseph is a partner at the New York office of the Law Offices of Michael H. Joseph PLLC and has extensive experience in personal injury, wrongful death, and accident cases. With a solid background in trial, litigation, and appellate work, he practices before the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey and is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, New York City Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, and the Westchester County Bar Association.
Mr. Joseph is a highly experienced trial lawyer who has successfully represented hundreds of clients at trial, on appeal, at arbitrations, mediations and administrative hearings. Mr. Joseph’s cases have been featured in the Daily News, The New York Post, Newsday, Equatimes, the Huffington Post, the Jury Verdict Reporter and the New York Law Journal. Mr. Joseph has extensive experience in personal injury litigation and actively handles Construction Accidents, Truck Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Car Accidents, Accidents at Sea, including Jones Act cases and Death on the High Seas cases, Police Brutality and Police Misconduct, and Medical Malpractice.
Mr. Joseph also handles commercial litigation and represents numerous small businesses. His experience includes cases involving business torts, contract disputes, fraud, partnership dissolutions, R.I.C.O claims, commercial lease disputes, bankruptcy, intellectual property, copyright, trademark and license disputes.
Michael H. Joseph, Esq. Managing Partner
Year Began Practicing: 2000
State Bar Licensed: New York, New Jersey
National Affiliations: New York State Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, New York County Bar Association, Westchester County Bar Association
Clifford S. Nelson, Esq. Of Counsel Attorney
Year Began Practicing: 1991
State Bar Licensed: New York
National Affiliations: New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Joseph Luis Ramirez, Esq. Immigration Attorney
Joseph is our immigration attorney. He represents immigrants in immigration court and before the Immigration services agency. He is an experienced litigator and has extensive knowledge of the immigration laws and regulations. He has successfully guided hundreds of immigrants to attain permanent residency by obtaining a green card.
John V. Tait, ESQ Associate Attorney
Concentrates his practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injury, product liability, construction/labor law liability, premises liability, and contractual claims.