Our Litigation Defense Firm Offers Comprehensive Legal Representation
Skillfully handling complex tort law cases since 1994
The defense of personal injury and property damage cases can be complicated and can require a high level of legal skill and experience to achieve a favorable outcome.
Decades of experience and unique legal and engineering skills set us apart
For more than two decades, the SWARTZ LAW OFFICES, and for nearly four decades ATTORNEY SWARTZ has successfully defended insurance companies and corporations against numerous types of litigation matters. It is not difficult to find defense attorneys, who are willing to take your case, but it is difficult to find attorneys, who will provide thorough, creative and tenacious advocacy throughout each step of the legal process. We understand the burdens associated with these cases, and we are not afraid to tackle even the most daunting challenges.
Our firm offers:
- A unique skill set of Engineering and Law – With an engineering degree from a top-rated engineering school, as well as experience as an engineer for General Electric, our principal attorney has a unique perspective when analyzing scientific and technical issues and when working with experts in engineering and forensic sciences to build the strongest defense possible.
- AV Rated representation – Attorney GERALD NEAL SWARTZ has earned an AV® Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest peer-review achievement available.
- Complete solutions – Because of our background in engineering, as well as our pre-eminent status in the legal field, we are better equipped to investigate your matter and to gather the evidence necessary to ensure that your interests are fully protected.
- Results-oriented focus – Our practice is fully committed to achieving the best, most cost-effective outcome possible. We are dedicated to fully litigate your case if necessary or to reach a beneficial settlement.
- Skilled legal representation – Our firm has cultivated a well-respected reputation for providing top-notch litigation defense. Attention to detail and an in-depth knowledge of the legal system are vital to winning the most challenging cases. In addition, ATTORNEY SWARTZ is admitted to practice in all New York State courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.
Full-service personal injury defense and civil litigation strategies you can count on
Our primary goal is to protect your legal rights and aggressively fight to obtain the most favorable result possible. For the past two decades, we have defended numerous cases involving:
- Products liability – Defective products lead to thousands of lawsuits each year. We know that many claims are baseless, so it is our goal to protect and defend your rights with customized legal strategies. Our background in engineering permits us to provide exceptional representation in even the most complex products liability cases,
- Insurance defense – Our experience of nearly 40 years of insurance defense gives our insurance clients the confidence that we understand their issues and concerns and that we can work hand in hand with their claims professionals to ensure that we are providing legal defense services that are not only effective but are also cost effective. We provide detailed litigation plans and budgets to see that reserves can be accurately set and maintained, along with accurate, comprehensive and timely reporting to keep the claims professionals fully informed at every stage of the litigation.
- Personal injury defense – We have extensive experience successfully handling all types of personal injury cases, involving industrial and consumer products, elevators, escalators and other premises accident cases, construction site accidents, scaffold and ladder accidents and construction equipment accidents of various types.
- Property damage defense – We fully investigate all property claims and work with experts to build a strong defense to prevent you from paying for the mistakes and responsibilities of others.
- Civil litigation – Our all-inclusive civil litigation skills and courtroom savvy are your most powerful tools to achieve a positive resolution to your case.
When you need a solid defense and tough litigators who will not hesitate to fight for your company’s integrity, call on us.
Rely on a premier New York civil litigation defense firm for complete solutions
Personal injury and insurance defense cases require a high level of legal acumen and courtroom experience to yield optimum results. At Swartz Law Offices, we do not stop until you have been fully protected.