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What to Look for When Selecting An Attorney to Represent You

Employees suffering from work-related injuries or illnesses may be eligible for Workers' Compensation benefits. However, many claims are denied initially due to a variety of reasons, which in turn requires many to go through an often lengthy appeal process in order to receive the benefits they need and deserve. A qualified Workers' Compensation attorney can help establish your claim properly, which may help you receive your benefits in a timely manner.

When researching your options of attorneys, you should consider the following factors:

Knowledge

The attorney you choose to represent you should know the ins and outs of the Workers' Compensation claim process as well as the appeals process. Proper knowledge can only be achieved with years of experience.

Experience

During your initial consultation, ask your attorney about his or her experience in this area of the law. Their qualifications and success rate can be indicative of the knowledge they have as well as the service they will provide.

Demeanor

Choosing an attorney is similar to selecting a team mate. You should feel comfortable with your attorney and ensure that they listen to you intently. Each Workers' Compensation case is unique and without listening to you properly, the attorney could miss facts essential to establishing your claim properly.

Supervising Partner of Angiuli & Gentile, LLP's Workers' Compensation department, Gary Angiuli, has successfully represented workers' compensation clients for over 28 years. Our skilled team of attorneys understands the importance of getting you the benefits and compensation you need and deserve, which is why they will work tirelessly to ensure that your best interests are represented. To consult with an attorney today, call 347-201-4447.

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Success Stories

  • A 43 year old ironworker who fell four stories and sustained injuries to his ankle while installing a staircase settled his claim for $1,500,000.00. The accident was due to the failure of the building owner and general contractor to provide a safe place to work.
  • A construction worker operating an asphalt roller settled his case for $525,000.00 when the edge of the roadway he was paving collapsed into a trench being dug by a subcontractor causing him to sustain injuries to his leg.
  • A 54 year old commuter settled his case against the NYCTA for $1,200,000.00. when he tripped and fell on a subway platform due to the pavement being in disrepair, causing him to fall forward and to strike his head on a train pulling into the station.
  • The estate of a 64 year old woman received a settlement of $425,000.00 after she was struck and killed by a speeding tractor trailer while crossing the street at the intersection of Richmond Terrace and Port Richmond Avenue.
  • A $1,200,000.00 settlement was reached on behalf of a 54 year old man from Staten Island, New York, who, while in the course of his employment as a bus driver, was rear-ended on the Garden State Parkway and caused to suffer injuries to his back and neck as well as a fractured rib and fractured pelvis.
  • A 47-year-old building superintendent who sustained injuries to his head and right side of his body due to a tripping hazard at his job site received a settlement of $300,000.00 from the electrical company performing work at the site.
  • A 43 year old construction worker was caused to sustain injuries to his back, shoulder and hand when the elevator he was riding malfunctioned and dropped 8 floors. He received $350,000.00 in the settlement of his claim against the building owner, maintenance company and elevator company.
  • The administrator of the estate of a 69 year old man who suffered stage four pressure sores while a patient at a Queens nursing home settled the case for $400,000.00 after the man died.
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