Dedicated Personal Injury Attorneys Representing Brooklyn

In Brooklyn, a place of dynamic energy and diverse communities, accidents and injuries are not uncommon, often leaving victims and their families grappling with unforeseen challenges. From steep medical expenses to the inability to work, the aftermath of an injury can be daunting. This is where the Brooklyn personal injury attorneys at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi P.C. step in.

Our team is committed to meticulously reviewing your case, ensuring all critical aspects of your injury claim are covered. With a thorough investigation, we aim to establish liability and pursue the justice you deserve.

Brooklyn’s historic streets weave through landmarks and neighborhoods rich with the stories of immigrants and dreamers. Our firm strives to embody their tenacity and resilience. We understand the hardships that come with personal injury—not just the physical pain but the financial and emotional toll it exacts. It’s why we’re dedicated to practicing personal injury law with the courage and commitment that Brooklyn’s spirited community deserves.

Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi P.C. brings over four decades of legal experience, a fearless approach to litigation, and a compassionate understanding of what it takes to pursue the compensation you rightfully deserve. Our goal transcends beyond securing an insurance settlement—it’s about achieving a resolution that acknowledges the full extent of your losses so you can move forward with confidence and support.

Contact us online or call (212) 543-1600 today to schedule a FREE consultation with our Brooklyn personal injury attorneys.

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About Brooklyn

Brooklyn, a vibrant tapestry of culture, innovation, and history, pulses at the heart of New York City. This storied borough, the most populous with over 2.7 million residents as of the 2020 census, blends the old with the new—the Dutch origins of Breukelen intertwining with the dynamic rhythms of modern urban life.

Geographically diverse, Brooklyn stretches from the verdant expanses of Prospect Park to the iconic Coney Island boardwalk, showcasing a landscape as varied as its people. Culturally rich, Brooklyn is a global village within the city, home to many ethnicities, languages, and traditions.

This diversity is not just a statistic—it’s the lifeblood of the borough, shaping its neighborhoods, cuisine, and festivals. With one of the highest population densities in the country, Brooklyn’s streets buzz with the energy of communities from around the world, including the largest Jewish population outside of Israel and vibrant Caribbean, Asian, and Russian communities.

Brooklyn’s historical roots as a Dutch settlement have evolved into a hub of arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. Its transformation is mirrored in the adaptive reuse of industrial spaces and the flourishing of grassroots cultural movements. Transportation networks weave through the borough, connecting its residents to the wider city and beyond through an extensive subway system, bus routes, and bike lanes, reflecting the ongoing story of migration and movement.

As Brooklyn looks forward, it does so by embracing the richness of its past and the diversity of its present. Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi P.C. stands with Brooklyn’s communities, championing the cause of justice with the resilience and determination that define the borough. We are committed to safeguarding the rights and futures of all Brooklynites, embodying the spirit and strength of this beloved borough.

What Types of Cases Do We Handle?

Navigating personal injury law demands a strong command of legal strategy and a thorough grasp of the distinct hurdles Brooklynites face. At Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi, we’re equipped to handle a diverse spectrum of cases that affect our community and stand ready to defend and support Brooklynites through their toughest times.

The types of personal injury cases we handle include:

Car Accident

In the densely populated streets of Brooklyn, car accidents can disrupt lives in an instant. A car accident injury claim seeks compensation for victims harmed due to someone else’s negligence on the road. Our team meticulously investigates each case, advocating for rightful compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and more.

Truck Accident

The heavy flow of commercial trucks through Brooklyn’s arteries poses unique risks. Truck accidents often result in significant injuries due to the sheer size and weight of commercial vehicles.

We strive to hold negligent parties accountable, navigating federal and state regulations to pursue justice. Our Brooklyn personal injury attorneys have the knowledge and experience to tackle these intricate cases, ensuring victims receive comprehensive compensation for their profound losses.

Construction Accident

Brooklyn’s construction sites—a testament to the borough’s constant growth—can also be perilous landscapes where accidents occur too frequently. Construction accident claims encompass a wide range of issues, from falls to equipment malfunctions, requiring adept legal maneuvering through New York’s labor laws.

The team at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi is well-versed in protecting the rights of injured workers and bystanders. We fight for the justice and reparations they deserve in the aftermath of a construction site accident.

Workers’ Compensation

In Brooklyn, the workforce spans industries from construction to retail to hospitality and more. Workers’ compensation claims are a critical safety net for employees injured on the job. Our injury attorneys understand the complexities of New York’s workers’ compensation laws.

We champion workers’ rights to fair treatment and compensation for workplace injuries or illnesses. Whether advocating for proper medical care or contesting denied claims, we stand by Brooklyn’s workers and aim to mitigate the financial and emotional stress of work-related injuries.

Premises Liability

Premises liability encompasses many incidents beyond the well-known slip and fall, including inadequate security, unsafe building conditions, and elevator or escalator malfunctions. Property owners across Brooklyn’s diverse neighborhoods have a legal obligation to ensure safe environments for both visitors and residents.

Our team is dedicated to representing those who were harmed due to neglect of these responsibilities. We strive for rightful compensation and work towards fostering safer community environments.

Product Liability

From tech gadgets in Williamsburg to kitchen appliances in Bay Ridge, product liability claims ensure manufacturers are held accountable for unsafe products. Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi has a rich history of challenging corporations that compromise on safety. We meticulously investigate each case—from malfunctioning electronics to pharmaceuticals with undisclosed side effects—in an effort to safeguard the community’s trust in the products they use daily.

Verdicts and Settlements

$650,000 - Inadequate Building Security

To a young single woman who was abducted and raped in a dimly lit, insecure hotel parking lot in 1994 and suffered severe and disabling post traumatic stress disorder.

$1,500,000 - Medical Malpractice

To an 85 year old widower for the loss of his 65 year old wife due to severe injury of the popliteal artery and vein of the leg during left total knee replacement surgery causing massive loss of blood resulting in shock, liver and acute renal failure with resultant metabolic acidosis.

$600,000 - Medical Negligence

To middle aged single woman who suffered dislodgement of dentures into throat during an oral medical procedure where medical and nursing failed to remove partial removable denture and not releasing denture was dislodged during the procedure.

Motorcycle Accident

Traversing Brooklyn’s streets on a motorcycle carries risks, given the dense traffic and sometimes unpredictable driving behaviors. When motorcycle accidents occur, they often lead to severe injuries or worse, given the rider’s vulnerability.

Our personal injury lawyers stand ready to support Brooklyn’s riding community and those injured due to negligent drivers or unsafe road conditions. We are committed to seeking fair compensation for medical costs, lost wages, and more.

Distracted Driving Accident

Distracted driving accidents in Brooklyn reflect a troubling trend. From texting at red lights to scrolling through playlists, these moments of inattention can lead to catastrophic outcomes.

Our team confronts the challenge of proving distraction in these cases, leveraging technological insights and legal acumen to hold negligent drivers accountable. We champion victims’ rights while stressing the importance of attentive driving.

Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

Nursing home abuse and neglect in Brooklyn’s elder care facilities is an issue of profound concern. The personal injury attorneys at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi advocate for the borough’s most vulnerable, revealing instances of inadequate care, emotional mistreatment, and financial exploitation that often occur behind closed doors. We aim to restore dignity to affected seniors, secure rightful compensation, provide justice for families, and serve as a stern warning to facilities that compromise on care standards.

Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injuries, from concussions to severe trauma, can have lifelong impacts. Our team works tirelessly to secure comprehensive care and just compensation for those whose lives have been irrevocably changed. Our goal is to address immediate needs and secure futures in the wake of such devastating injuries.

Catastrophic Injury

Catastrophic injuries represent life-altering conditions that demand extensive medical treatment and often result in permanent disability. Our personal injury lawyers in Brooklyn provide unwavering support and advocacy for those affected. We commit to pursuing the financial resources necessary for ongoing care, rehabilitation, and adaptation to new life circumstances. We fight so that every client gets to face their future with dignity and the means to manage their needs.

Burn Injury

Burn injuries—whether from workplace accidents, defective products, or car accidents—can be devastating, leaving both physical and emotional scars. Our personal injury attorneys in Brooklyn are adept at seeking compensation for victims, covering medical bills, pain and suffering, and any necessary reconstructive surgeries.

Client Success Story
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Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi has a team of dedicated attorneys, knowledgeable and give 110% to each one of their cases.

- Andrea Y Jose

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I have been a practicing personal injury lawyer in New Jersey for over twenty years. I knew Michael Maggiano by reputation and when I was involved in an automobile myself I went to him to handle my case. I learned that the reputation was well founded and he has an outstanding law firm, very efficient and professional. He and his staff were always available and helpful during every step of the process and the resultant settlement was excellent. I could not recommend Mr. Maggiano and his firm more highly. Thank you to all at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi .

- Kevin Decie

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I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you and your staff for a very satisfying outcome to my recently settled case. I thank you for taking the case and the work you did on it. I really felt like I was in “good hands” with your firm. Everyone was professional and very capable.

I was very pleased to work with Mike Maggiano. He was personable, always on top of things, and made me feel this case was important to him, too. He represented me well, especially at the mediation. I appreciated everything you have done for me and my family during this difficult process. Again, thank you for everything.

- Jeanie

Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injuries resulting from severe accidents or falls can drastically alter one’s life. Paralysis and the long-term care needs involved can be daunting. Our legal team at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi is dedicated to supporting victims through these challenging times. We will do everything we can to ensure victims have the resources for rehabilitation and to adapt to their new life circumstances.

Birth Injuries

Birth injuries can occur due to medical negligence during labor or delivery. When joyous occasions turn tragic, accountability and justice must be sought for victims and their families.

Our committed attorneys understand the emotional and financial strain these injuries impose on families. We strive to see the responsible parties held accountable and seek compensation for medical care, therapy, and special education needs. We hope to provide families with the support necessary for their child’s best possible life despite the challenges ahead.

Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice represents a failure in the duty of healthcare providers to meet standard care levels, leading to patient harm. With Brooklyn’s vast network of hospitals and medical facilities, patients expect the highest care standards.

Our Brooklyn personal injury lawyers are dedicated to upholding these expectations. We meticulously investigate claims of misdiagnosis, surgical errors, medication mistakes, and more, advocating fiercely for our clients.

Wrongful Death

In the face of irreplaceable loss, our compassionate team pursues justice for families, honoring the memory of their loved ones. Wrongful death claims arise when a person’s death is caused by the negligence or misconduct of another, leaving behind a void in families and communities across Brooklyn.

These cases often involve complex emotions and legal intricacies. Our team approaches each case with sensitivity and a strong commitment to justice, working diligently to ensure that families receive the compensation they deserve for their profound loss.

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Do I Have a Case?

Determining if you have a valid personal injury claim involves several factors. Key considerations include:

  • Proof of Negligence: Was someone’s careless action or inaction the direct cause of your injury?
  • Direct Causation: Can you directly link your injuries to the incident in question?
  • Quantifiable Damages: Have you suffered specific losses, such as medical bills, lost wages, or pain and suffering?

If you think you may have a viable claim, contact our Brooklyn personal injury attorneys immediately for a FREE case evaluation.

Contact Our Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorneys Today!

Brooklyn, a borough known for its dynamic communities and active lifestyle, offers more than just a place to live—it represents a collective of individuals from all walks of life. In the heart of such activity, personal injuries can bring a sudden halt to your daily rhythm. It’s essential, then, to have dedicated advocates by your side.

Seeking justice for injuries suffered due to someone else’s negligence? The Brooklyn personal injury attorneys at Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi are here to stand with you. Contact us online or call (212) 543-1600 today for a FREE consultation.

Let us fight for the compensation you deserve! We are proud to represent our neighbors in Brooklyn and throughout New York.