We Handle All Types of Serious Injury Cases
The O’Connor Law Firm represents individuals who have suffered serious injuries as a result of someone else’s negligence or intentional conduct.
We have the experience, skill and determination to get you the compensation you deserve. We focus only on injury cases, have a track record of successful results and a history of satisfied clients.
We have provided below some of the types of cases we handle. By visiting each page, we hope you find information that is helpful to your situation.
Should you have questions or wish to discuss the facts of your case with a New York Personal Injury Lawyer, please contact us today by calling us or filling out our contact form below.
- Uber & Lyft Accidents
Motor vehicle accidents can turn your life upside down in a moment by physical injuries, uncertainty and financial stress. You and your family deserve the best car accident lawyer by your side during this stressful time. We can help you know your rights, avoid mistakes and make sure you get the compensation to which you may be entitled. Learn more about vehicle accidents.
- Ladder Accidents
- Scaffolding Accidents
- Undocumented Construction Worker Injuries in NYC
- Falls from Heights
- New York Forklift Accidents
- New York Heavy Machinery Accidents
- New York Labor Law 241(6) and Industrial Code Violations
- Demolition Accidents
- Painter Accident Lawyer
- Labor Law 240(1)
The construction industry has some of the highest rates of on-the-job accidents and injuries, which is why there are many special local, state and federal laws in place to protect construction workers. In fact, New York State has enacted laws known as Labor Law 200, 240(1) and 241(6) which recognize that the responsibility to provide safe places to work should rest on the people in the best position to do so – the owners and contractors. Learn more about construction accidents.
- Elevator Accidents
- Snow & Ice Accidents
Property owners (businesses, landlords, homeowners or municipalities) have a duty to provide a safe environment for people on their premises. You may be able to hold them liable to pay for damages when you suffer injuries in an accident caused by a dangerous condition. For more than 20 years, Brian J. O’Connor has successfully litigated cases involving all types of premises liability claims against private property owners and those involving government negligence. Learn more about premises accidents.
- School Accidents
- Playground Accidents
- Lead Paint Poisioning
- Dog Bites
Most child injuries are the result of someone’s failure to use reasonable care in the supervision of children or the maintenance of their property. When your child is injured, you need a lawyer who is familiar with child injury law. Brian J. O’Connor wrote The NYC Child Injury Book for parents who find themselves in the terrible position of having to handle an injury claim for their child. Learn more about child injuries.
- Brain Injuries
- Spinal Cord Injuries
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
- Burn Injuries
- Amputation Injuries
- Paraplegia & Quadriplegia
- Internal Organ Damage Injuries
- Fractures and Broken Bones
When you or a loved one suffer significant life-altering injuries, it is important to find a qualified New York City personal injury lawyer who takes the time to develop your claim. This includes making sure your future medical costs and rehabilitation needs are clear. At The O’Connor Law Firm, we know the experts who can properly assess your physical, emotional and financial needs and explain them to a jury. Learn more about serious and catastrophic injuries.
No one should have to suffer the loss of a loved one in a fatal accident, especially one caused by another’s negligence. This is an unimaginable situation. At a time like this, you need an attorney who can shoulder the legal burden for you. At The O’Connor Law Firm, we treat you and your family with the utmost respect and give you our complete attention. We are very sensitive to the extreme emotional and financial situation you are in, and we will accommodate your needs. Learn more about Wrongful Death actions in New York.