Protecting the Rights

of Injured New Yorkers

About

At Schulman Blitz, LLP, we believe that caring for clients and fighting for their rights are two sides of the same coin. This is the philosophy that defines our practice and the approach we bring to each and every case…

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The Perfect Team

New York

Born & Bred

Board Member

NYSTLA

Super Lawyer

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017

Results

Millions of Dollars Recovered

Lecturer

Lawline.com & more

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New York

Native

Board Member

NYSTLA

Super Lawyer

2014, 2015 & 2016

Results

Millions of Dollars Recovered

Seminars

Continuing Legal Education

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Personal Injury

Premises Liability

Property owners are responsible for maintaining their buildings, workplaces, commercial establishments, walkways, parks and other premises in a safe manner. When owners and tenants fail to meet these responsibilities and people are injured the law provides a remedy.

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Construction Accidents

There are many hazards on a jobsite and injuries sustained on a construction site can be devastating. The law permits workers to recover money damages for on-the-job injuries when owners, contractors and subcontractors don't meet their obligations or follow safety rules.

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Municipal Liability

We depend on state and city agencies to provide safe transportation, education, health care, recreation and safety. When these services don't perform properly, citizens often are injured and entitled to compensation.

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Municipal Worker Injuries

Municipal employees often have accidents or incidents on the job that cause them personal injuries and jeopardize their ability to work and earn a living. Often, municipal workers may be entitled to bring claims for monetary compensation against their employers and responsible third parties, including lost income, lost benefits, pensions, medical expenses and pain and suffering.

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Motor Vehicle Accidents

If you are injured in a car collision you must act quickly to retain experienced and aggressive attorneys who will battle the insurance companies to ensure you receive full compensation for your injuries.

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Police Misconduct

There are many members of the New York City Police Department who admirably serve the public under tough circumstances, work hard and do the right thing. Unfortunately, there are also the bad apples - police officers who abuse their authority, make unjustified arrests, and commit acts of violence against the public.

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Medical Malpractice

Patients trust medical professionals to provide services in a careful and competent manner. When something goes wrong because a health care provider has been negligent, patients can seek recourse through a malpractice lawsuit.

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Wrongful Death

Losing a loved one due to circumstances that seem suspicious or that may have been caused by another's negligence is a painful experience, and one for which the law provides ample legal recourse.

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News

$848,500 settlement for Brooklyn Man who Slipped and Fell on Poorly Shoveled, Icy Sidewalk

On Valentine's Day in 2014, our client had finished his job as a construction worker and was returning to his apartment after buying flowers for his wife for Valentine's Day when he slipped and fell on a poorly shoveled, icy sidewalk in front of his apartment building in Brooklyn.  As a result of the fall,...
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$190,000 for Soap Dish Collapse On Woman's Ankle Due to Landlord's Years of Neglect

Our client, a 57 years old New York City public school teacher, was taking a shower in her Bronx apartment one morning. She was getting ready to go to work when the soap dish in her shower collapsed off the wall, due to a recurring leak which her landlord knew about and failed to fix....
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$155,000 for New Jersey Car Crash

Although the majority of Schulman Blitz, LLP's cases are venued in the State of New York, we also represent injured victims throughout the country. In this case, our clients (a married couple) were traveling on Interstate 80 in New Jersey when their car was hit in the rear by a truck. The impact was very heavy, and it...
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