Sadly, there are many people who seem to feel that because someone drives a motorcycle, they do not deserve the same protection and compensation allowed by law as drivers of other vehicles receive. This point of view is simply unacceptable. Mr. Albert, motorcycle accident attorney, can represent you as an experienced Long Island motorcycle accident attorney. Motorcycle drivers are absolutely entitled to the same protections and should have the same right of recovery as vehicle drivers.
Marc Albert, a Long Island motorcycle accident attorney, has helped many motorcycle accident victims in the New York area receive the compensation they deserve for their injuries. He has seen firsthand the devastation caused by motorcycle accidents, and he will aggressively fight for your rights every step of the way to ensure you are fairly compensated for the total extent of your injuries.
Not only has Mr. Albert, a premier Long Island motorcycle accident lawyer, represented motorcycle operators in accident cases resulting in seven figure compensation, but he has worked with some of the finest motorcycle experts in the field in various products liability actions which he has brought against motorcycle manufacturers, including Harley Davidson and Kawasaki, for injuries suffered due to the defective design and manufacture of certain motorcycles.
Due to the challenges unique to operating a motorcycle, these cases are often more complex than typical motor vehicle accident claims. A motorcycle driver must make several important split-second decisions in the face of a motorcycle accident. While the driver of a car must simply slam on the brakes, a motorcycle driver must decide whether it is best to brake, swerve, or brake and swerve. In evaluating these options, the motorcycle driver must also factor in the trajectory of the other vehicles involved as well as any other obstacles along the road which may impact the situation. Unfortunately, these challenges are rarely considered in the aftermath of a motorcycle accident. Our NYC motorcycle accident lawyer will help you evaluate the merits of your case.
Also, in many situations a “near miss” for the vehicle still results in a devastating crash for the motorcycle. Cars are often aggressive when sharing the road with motorcycles, and in many cases refuse to yield the right of way at an intersection or cut off a motorcycle when changing lanes. When swerving to avoid a car that did not respect a motorcycle’s right of way, it is common for the motorcycle driver to sustain serious injuries despite avoiding the other vehicle.
These factors can make proving fault in your motorcycle accident case more complicated, but it does not absolve the negligent driver from liability. Therefore, you will need a lawyer on your side who has the skills to address the sophisticated nuances involved in motorcycle accident claims.
Due to the catastrophic injuries which often result from motorcycle accidents, it is crucial that you have an experienced motorcycle accident attorney on your side who can accurately evaluate the value of your claim and help you receive fair compensation for your damages. When you are facing mounting medical bills and time missed from work while you recover, your motorcycle accident can become financially crippling for you and your family. The stakes are too high to trust your case to an inexperienced lawyer.
Over the past 20 years, our Long Island motorcycle accident lawyers have developed a reputation as one of the premier personal injury lawyers in the New York area. He has earned numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients, and he has the extensive trial experience necessary to fight for your rights in court. Mr. Albert litigates each and every case as though it is going to go to trial. By taking this approach, he maximizes value when the possibility of settlement is discussed.
Mr. Albert, a Long Island motorcycle accident attorney, has a track record of success speaks for itself. To learn more, please visit our Verdicts and Settlements page.
Please contact us today to schedule your free initial consultation. Our motorcycle accident lawyers serve clients throughout the New York City metropolitan area from our offices in Queens, Manhattan, and Long Island.
$765 Million Settlement On August 29, 2013, in cooperation with Marc Albert and several other prominent attorneys of the plaintiffs’ bar, the NFL agreed to a Global Settlement that would compensate former players of the league that had suffered injuries due to concussions the sum of $765 Million. Marc S. Albert originally filed a lawsuit on […]
Seven Figure Settlement On behalf of six students of an alternative school in Rockland County, Marc Albert filed suit alleging both physical and emotional injuries which the students suffered at the hands of violent and abusive staff members. After a lengthy litigation uncovered documents supporting the plaintiffs’ claims of abuse, Mr. Albert brought the case […]
$2 Million Settlement The law Offices of Marc S. Albert is pleased to announce the settlement of a tragic medical malpractice case which was brought on behalf of the family of a 30 year old wife/mother who died as a result of a negligently performed diagnostic mediastinoscopy and biopsy surgical procedure on March 4, 2009. […]
Seven Figure Settlement On December 8, 2007, our client, a fit and active 31- year old Columbia University graduate, was the victim of an incident that would forever change his life. Having been invited to participate in a weekend of duck and pheasant hunting at a California Ranch in by a college classmate and co-owner […]
Seven Figure Settlement On June 28, 2012, the law Offices of Marc S. Albert filed a lawsuit against an upstate Home Health Care Service and one of its employees in the Supreme Court, Erie County relating to a brutal attack that took place at the home of Julius and Elisabeth Gelber in Scotia, New York […]
$2.9 Million Settlement Marc S. Albert is pleased to announce the $2.9 million settlement of a wrongful death action brought on behalf of the family of a 41 year old technologist who was tragically killed in a boating accident in Greenport, long Island. The settlement is the culmination of nearly three years of litigation in […]
$36 Million Settlement On January 29, 2005, 19 players, coaches and family members of the Windsor Wildcats, an Under 21 female Canadian hockey team boarded a Coach Canada bus in Windsor, Ontario for a trip that would take them into Rochester, New York for a hockey tournament. The events that would follow later that day […]
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