If you were injured in any type of accident in New York City, Westchester County, or Rockland County our experienced New York personal injury lawyers will provide the representation you deserve. Our highly experienced N.Y.C. accident lawyers have handled all types of accident cases.  Our office is the go to firm for other lawyers, who have personal injury cases that are beyond their skill set. 

From our New York City office in Midtown Manhattan and Westchester in White Plains, our personal injury lawyers have decades of experience in representing the residents of New York City and Westchester, who have been involved in accidents.  New York law allows people who have been injured because someone else was negligent (careless) to sue for compensation for their injuries and pain and suffering. Regardless of the context, our personal injury attorneys have the experience to handle your case.  We are frequently recommended by other attorneys and peers, because our lawyers have the ability to handle difficult accident case, that are beyond the skill set of other lawyers.  We handle everything from a simple rear end car accident or a slip and fall to major complex industrial accidents, wrongful death cases, product liability cases (dangerous products), complex medical malpractice cases, police brutality and misconduct cases, as well as industrial accidents, construction accidents (in Brooklyn and surrounding areas) and even boating accident and injuries at sea. 

Our attorneys are committed to getting justice for our clients and we fight hard to make sure that our clients win their cases. Our lawyers go the extra mile, from utilizing innovate technology, to working with highly qualified experts, we go the extra mile to win.  Our law firm's philosophy is to treat our clients like family at our firm, you are more than just a file. 

Our attorneys have handled hundreds of car and truck accident cases; slip, trip and fall cases,  bicycle accidents, motorcycle accidents, wrongful death, medical malpractice, construction injury cases and dangerous product cases. Our law firm is proud to be a part of the New York community, with offices in both Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, New York in Westchester County.   Our attorneys have a strong commitment to our fighting for our clients and work tirelessly for those who have been injured through another person’s negligence, to ensure they get the compensation they deserve.

Our consultations are always free. There is never a fee unless you recover money. Call our Manhattan office to speak with a New York City personal injury lawyer at (212) 858-0503 or for accidents in Westchester County, call our White Plains office at (914) 574-8330 to talk to one of our experienced White Plains personal injury lawyers.


Our New York medical malpractice attorneys have decades of experience in handling medical malpractice claims against hospitals, doctors and pharmacies. If a doctor or hospital was careless and deviated from acceptable medical standards, which casued a worsening of your condition or failed to properly diagnose your condition which caused your condition to worsen. You may have a medical malpractice case. Our New York City and Westchester medical malpractice attorneys have handled all types of medical malpractice cases, including failure to diagnose cases, missed cancer diagnosis, birth trauma cases, failure to treat, surgical errors and botched surgery cases, incorrect medication cases and contra-indicated procedure cases. 


If you sought treatment and a doctor was dismissive of your symptoms or failed to order appropriate diagnostic testing to investigate the cause of your symptoms, you may have a medical malpractice case if the condition continued to progress and worsen.  In New York City, our medical malpractice attorneys have handled numerous cases where patients, who need urgent care are kept waiting in an emergency room, until the point that their condition is beyond the point where it can be treated.  Unfortuately, this happens often in the busy emergency rooms in the Bronx, Manhattan and Brooklyn, which are understaffed. Likewise  our Westchester medical malpractice lawyers have handled cases where patients present with symptoms, which  a family practitioner or even a specialist fails to appreciate and investigate. All to often, conditions like cancer have a small window of opportunity to treat, and if there is a delay in treatment because the doctor did not order diagnostic studies, the condition can progress to the point where it is incurable.  


Our medical malpractice attorneys in Westchester and New York City have represented numberous clients whose condition was made worse by medical errors.  Some of the most common medical  errors include failure to prescribe the appropriate treatment, failing to appreciate and react to complications and prescribing medication which is contra-indicated based upon other medical conditions. 

In many cases, during a surgical procedure, a complication can arise, but if the surgeon does not appreciate the complication or take steps to treat the complication, that can cause new conditions which the patient did not walk in with. Infection, punctures, drops in blood pressure, and other complications are common examples of conditions that must be addressed immeidately. Another common example is medical devices left inside of the patient. Our New  York City and Westchester medical malpractice lawyers have extensive experience in medical error cases. 


Medical Malpractice can cause a lifetime of problems for a child that suffers a birth trauma.  Common examples ofserious personal injuries suffered by babies, includent brain injury from contact with the pelvic wall or shoulder dystocia caused by traction on the baby's head and loss of bloodflow caused by a cord around the baby's neck. Doctors who deliver babies are responsible to monitor the baby's condition by using fetal heart monitors, and recognize if a baby is too large to be delivered vaginally and requires a C-section.  In cases where the baby's shoulder is impacted during birth, there are a number of techniques that a doctor can use to reposition the mother and the baby. It is not appropriate to pull and the baby's head while the shoulder is trapped because that will cause the brachial plexus to tear. If a doctor or hospital staff is careless and fails to take the apprepriate measaure to monitor the condition of the baby and react accordingly that can be malpractice. If your child was born with permanent injuries as a result of the birth process, call our New York City medical malpractice attorneys who handle birth trauma cases today. 


Our New York City trip and fall accident lawyers have extensive experience in representing people who have fallen because the sidewalk was broken.  Under the New York City Administrative Code, commercial property owners are responsible to maintain and repair the sidewalk. If a building owner or commercial property owner allows the sidewalk to be defective, broken, uneven or fails to repair a pothole, they are responsible for your injury. In other areas, the City can be sued, if they have actual written notice of the defective condtion or they carelessly created the condition.

Police Line of Duty Accident Cases

If you were a police officer and were injured on the job, New York law allows you to sue, if someone broke the law and caused your injury. Whether you were in a car accident or fell because of a broken stair case or got hurt breaking up a fight in a bar, which allowed its patrons to become highly intoxicated and unruly, all of these scenarios involve violations of New York Law. Where police officers are injured because of a violation of a law, they can sue those who our responsible. Our police line of duty injury lawyers have extensive experience in representing injured police officers.


If you were a pedestrian who was hit by a car, you have rights that you probably didn't know about. Our New York City and Westchester pedestrian rights lawyers have been fighting for pedestrians who were hit by cars for decades. If you were hit by a car, the insurance company for the car has to pay your medical bills, lost wages and even compensate you for pain and suffering. There is a 30 day deadline to apply for these benefits, so if you were hit by a call, call our Manhattan and Westchester lawyers who represent pedestrians hit by cars.  



Our Manhattan law office is located in midtown Manhattan, close to Grand Central Station and the 4 and 5 subway lines. From our centally located Manhattan law office, the New York Supreme Court, the Bronx Supreme Court and the Brooklyn Supreme are just a short subway ride, as our the Federal Courts in downtown Manhattan and the Eastern district in Brooklyn. Our  NYC accident attorneys have decades of experience and are veterans in all of the New York City Courts. 


With our offices located in central White Plains, between Mamaroneck Avenue and Broadway, we are only a few blocks away from the Westchester Supreme Court, as well as the United States District Court. Our office is walking distance from the White Plains Hospital and a short drive from the Westchester County Medical Center. This convenient location allows our White Plains personal injury lawyers to quickly respond to seriously injured clients who cannot come to the office because of their injuries. From our White Plains office, our attorneys handle cases from all over Westchester.  


If you suffered personal injuries in a New York City bar or nightclub because you were assauled by a bouncer, our NYC personal injury attorneys who handle bouncer assault cases can help. Our attorneys have extensive experience in representing bar patrons who were attacked by bouncers. If  you go out to have a good time and a bouncer assaulted you, you likely have a case. If you sustained serious injuries because of a bar assault, our attorneys can go to Court to preserve the bar's video surveillance and prove that the bouncer was the aggressor and used excessive force. 

Even if you were injured by another customer in the bar,  you may have a lawsuit if the bar was negligent in failing to provide proper security. Our N.Y.C. bar injury attorneys have handled numerous cases involving customers who were assaulted by drunk patrons because the bouncer's failed to intervene. 

The Law Office of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC

Law Office of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC

The Law Office of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC has been helping injured victims recover compensation for their injuries for over a decade. Our attorneys are members of several prestigious organizations, including: 

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • New York County Bar Association
  • Westchester County Bar Association

To request your free initial consultation with our team, call our New York City office at (212) 858-0503 or our White Plains office at (914) 574-8330. You can also request a case review online.

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