Personal Injury Lawyers | Accident Lawyers
Since its inception in 1999, the law firm of Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra, PLLC has been focused exclusively on the representation of persons injured by motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, medical malpractice, dog bites, construction accidents and Social Security Disability Appeals.
Located in the historic Allentown Preservation District, our firm consists of seven personal injury lawyers and a team of support staff.
The Personal Injury and Accident Lawyers at Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra, PLLC fight for the rights of persons who are injured or disabled. We approach each case on an individual basis and personally assist each client with their unique needs. We are involved in every step of the legal process, and ensure that each case receives the time and effort necessary for success.
Our personal injury attorneys are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Following an auto accident, an insurance company may try to contact you. The insurance company’s goal is simple — to minimize the cost to the insurance company. Insurance Companies have little regard for the well-being of injured victims, and they will do everything possible to protect their interests — MORE
Each year, slip and fall incidents lead to approximately 300,000 disabling injuries and 17,000 accidental deaths. Many of those occur because of lack of care on the part of a property owner or manager. Here at Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto and Nicotra, we take these cases very seriously and represent many people injured as a result of others’ negligence — MORE
If injury or wrongful death have occurred from a medical error negligence, the heath care provider may be held responsible under medical malpractice laws in New York State — MORE
The Centers for Disease Control estimate that almost five million people are bitten by a dog every year. Generally, a dog owner is not held responsible for the dog’s first bite, unless the owner was otherwise careless in their control of the dog. Also, if the owner has violated an ordinance ( i.e. leash law) and that violation was a cause of the injury, then the owner may be held accountable — MORE
We know the dangers construction workers face every day. Too often, profits are put ahead of safety, resulting in serious personal injuries to construction workers. New York State has laws specifically designed to protect workers who are injured on a construction site — MORE
Social Security Disability is a program administered through the federal government. If your physicians find that you are disabled from engaging in gainful employment for a period of at least the next 12 months, have been unable to work due to illness or injury for the past 12 months, or are permanently disabled, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability benefits — MORE
Mesothelioma cancer is caused by exposure to asbestos fibers or dust. Mesothelioma cancer has a long latency period which means it may be several years between the exposures and the time of diagnosis. Our Buffalo attorneys have an intimate understanding of the companies and products that have used asbestos — MORE
If you trusted a nursing home to care for a loved one, and you suspect neglect or abuse, you are not alone. Nursing Home Negligence can take many forms – ranging from physical injuries to emotional abuse. Regardless of the form the Nursing Home Negligence takes, it is illegal — MORE