Gary Certain Published in Legal Journal

Certain & Zilberg is pleased to announce that partner Gary Certain has recently had an article published in the current issue of The Leap Journal, a legal journal published by the Metropolitan Black Bar Association.  The article focuses on the legal theories behind Certain & Zilberg’s pioneering efforts to establish a new claim to help fully compensate injured consumers in dangerous product cases.  Click here to access the journal article....

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Super Lawyers Names Three Certain & Zilberg Attorneys to the 2020 Super Lawyers List

Certain & Zilberg is pleased to announce that Super Lawyers has included three of our attorneys in the 2020 edition of New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Certain & Zilberg partners and trial attorneys Michael Zilberg and Gary Certain have again been named to the prestigious Super Lawyers list. While Certain & Zilberg associate and trial attorney Patrick Griesbach has been named to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for the fifth consecutive year. The Super Lawyers rankings include outstanding, accomplished attorneys who are well-respected by their peers for their professionalism, achievements and excellent reputations. Rising Stars honorees are the...

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Coronavirus/COVID-19 Office Operations Update

We are the best accident lawyer for Brooklyn NY and Bronx NY. We are also the best personal injury lawyer for Brooklyn NY and Bronx NY.

To help prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent order, effective Sunday March 22, directed that all non-essential workers stay home. In conformity with the governor’s order Certain & Zilberg has temporarily closed our offices located in Midtown Manhattan. However, we want our clients and friends to know that we remain available and are here to help during these challenging times. Our law firm is open, is fully functioning and continues to pursue justice on behalf of our clients. All of our attorneys and staff are working via secure remote network access and are available by...

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The New York personal injury firm of Certain & Zilberg obtains a 4.5 Million Dollar settlement for a motorcyclist suffering a spinal injury after hitting a pothole. Under the terms negotiated by Certain & Zilberg, the City of New York will pay $4.5 million to settle the lawsuit of a young man who suffered a catastrophic injury when his motorcycle lost control after striking a pothole on the belt parkway. This settlement is a significant victory for the plaintiff as the law generally requires a showing that the City had written notice of roadway defect before the incident. This settlement was reached...

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10 Tips To Win Your Injury Case

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Your goal when hiring an attorney is to win your case. However, even the most skilled and experienced attorney has a better opportunity to win when working with a helpful and cooperative client. The following 10 tips will help you win your case: 1. IMMEDIATELY SEEK MEDICAL TREATMENT OF ALL INJURIES. It is important to seek medical attention for all injuries you experience after your accident. Be sure to inform the medical staff of all pains and unusual sensations that you are experiment after the accident. Medical professionals must know all of your symptoms in order to properly diagnose and treat your...

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Crane Accidents

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In recent years New York has seen an increase in high-rise construction utilizing cranes. It is difficult to view the New York skyline without noting the presence of construction cranes. Construction crane accidents can cause injuries to workers and passersby alike. Unfortunately, recent years have also seen a rise in the numbers of crane accidents, with 433 accidents injuring 471 workers and pedestrians in 2015 alone, almost twice the number of crane accidents from the year 2014 according to New York City Department of Buildings records. When cranes collapse the results are often catastrophic given the height, size and weight of...

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