Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why should I hire the Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C. to handle my case?

We know you have a lot of options when it comes to Queens, Nassau and Brooklyn, NY area attorneys, which is why we’ve made it our priority to give you something you can’t find at every law firm – commitment to your case and a connection to your community with experience, skill and passion to help you get what you deserve.

The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C.: Commitment to Victims of Personal Injuries.
We know that being the victim of a personal injury can be one of the most devastating events of your life. We also know that it can be a challenge to go up against the large insurance companies and big corporations to get what is rightfully yours. Our accident lawyer from our Queens, Brooklyn and Nassau County offices will do everything in his power to make sure you get the compensation you deserve.

The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C.: Community Connection
When you hire the New York personal injury lawyer from The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C., you're putting your trust in a law firm that has a strong connection to the community. This is why we have placed our offices near you. The accident lawyer in our Queens, Brooklyn, and Nassau offices make it easier for you to see us and allows us to share in the community where you live. We are familiar with its courts and judges, and therefore always know what to expect when it’s time to bring your case to trial.

The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C.: Experience
We have over 37 years of experience advocating for people just like you. We take every case as seriously as if it was our own, and we’ll stop at nothing until we get you the results you deserve. Our clients and adversaries praise us for our ability to hit the ground running every time we accept a case. When you hire our New York personal injury lawyer, you can rest assured that we’ll aggressively, compassionately and competently pursue your case every step of the way.

2. What should I expect an attorney to do for me?

When you hire The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C. you can expect us to educate you about your legal rights. We will advise you about what to expect throughout the process, communicate important information to you in a timely manner and represent you aggressively, compassionately and competently at all times. You’ll never have to wonder if someone is looking out for you and protecting your interests.

3. Why should I hire an attorney to help me resolve my personal injury claim? Can’t I just do it myself?

We get this question a lot, and while we can certainly appreciate the temptation to give it a try on your own, the chances that you’ll recover everything you’re entitled to are slim without the knowledge and experience of a personal injury attorney.

It’s a fact that hiring an attorney usually results in a higher net recovery to you for your damages. In fact, an insurance industry research institution that studied this very issue found that victims who were represented by attorneys ended up with more money in their pockets after attorney’s fees and costs than those without attorneys.

The bottom line is that working with an experienced personal injury attorney doesn’t cost you anything.

The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C. will help you even the playing field when you’re going up against insurance companies and big corporations, and we’ll get you the results you deserve.

4. How does your law firm charge attorney fees?

The Law Offices of Richard M. Levy P.C. works on a contingency fee in personal injury cases. This means that we don’t collect a dime in fees from you unless we win your case.

5. Will I be able to get my medical bills paid for if I have been injured in an accident case?

This depends on your situation, but, if you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to receive compensation for:

  • Medical and hospital costs
  • Physical disability
  • Mental anguish and therapy bills
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost wages
  • Property damages