experience can make all the difference
We have over 75 years of combined experience
expect personalized attention and care
We are with you every step of the way on your road to recovery
an AWARD-WINNING law firm
We were voted best law firm on Long Island in 2022
we help balance the scales of justice
We help balance the scales of justice for the hardworking people of our community
“I focus 100% of my practice on Personal Injury. I believe this area of law takes ALL of an attorney’s focus to be well versed.”
- Steve Palermo
Your Trusted Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Long Island, NY
Has an unforeseen accident disrupted your entire life? Are you in pain? Are you missing work? Do you have burdensome medical bills? If so, look no further than Palermo Law for help. With over two decades of experience serving all of Long Island, we are the go-to firm for individuals seeking justice and fair compensation for their personal injury claims. Our dedicated team is focused on personal injury cases, and we are proud to have successfully represented thousands of clients across Long Island.
As a well-established law firm, we have seven conveniently located offices in Hauppauge, Huntington, Riverhead, Carle Place, Patchogue, Babylon, and East Hampton, ensuring easy accessibility for our clients. At Palermo Law, we understand that personal injury cases can be overwhelming and life-altering. That’s why we are here to provide compassionate support and experienced legal representation during this challenging time. With Steven Palermo, our highly experienced managing partner, personally overseeing every case, you can rest assured that your claim is in the hands of a proven advocate who truly cares about your well-being.
Why Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?
Hiring a personal injury lawyer on Long Island can provide numerous benefits for individuals seeking compensation for their injuries. An experienced attorney possesses in-depth knowledge of the legal system and is well-versed in accident laws specific to Long Island. By enlisting their services, you gain access to their knowledge, guidance, and resources to navigate the complexities of your case. This includes handling all legal aspects, including investigating the incident, gathering evidence, and building a strong claim on your behalf.
On top of that you gain experienced negotiation skills, where you have someone who can engage with insurance companies to secure a fair settlement that covers medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. In the event that a fair agreement cannot be reached, an accident lawyer is prepared to represent you in court, ensuring your rights are protected and advocating for maximum compensation. By having a professional legal advocate on your side, you can focus on your recovery while your lawyer handles the legal complexities, providing you with peace of mind and the best possible chance at a favorable outcome.
Comprehensive Personal Injury Practice Areas
At Palermo Law, we handle a wide range of personal injury practice areas. Whether you have been injured in a car accident, slip and fall incident, construction site mishap, medical malpractice situation, or any other type of accident caused by someone else’s negligence, our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your rights. Our practice areas include:
- Motor Vehicle Accidents: Car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and pedestrian accidents.
- Premises Liability: Slip and fall accidents, negligent security, dog bites, and unsafe premises.
- Construction Accidents: Injuries sustained on construction sites, including falls, equipment malfunctions, and scaffolding accidents.
- Medical Malpractice: Negligence or errors by medical professionals that result in injury or harm.
- Nursing Home Abuse: Physical, emotional, or financial abuse suffered by elderly residents in nursing homes.
- Wrongful Death: Seeking justice and compensation for the loss of a loved one due to someone else’s negligence.
$5.5 Million Dollar
Long Island personal injury attorney Steven Palermo made headlines with a high-profile case that captured widespread media attention. Representing a young woman who was assaulted by a mistakenly released convicted sexual predator, Palermo took on the State of New York. This groundbreaking legal battle marked the first time in New York’s history that the State was held accountable for the wrongful release of a prisoner, resulting in significant repercussions and reforms within the court’s record processing procedures.
verdicts & settlements
For injuries caused by the mistaken release of a prison convict
For a client who was injured after getting hit by a truck
For a client who was injured from a construction accident
For a client injured in a motor vehicle accident
The victim suffered a fractured ankle while on another parties premises
For a client who was injured from a drunk driver
For a client injured in a motor vehicle accident
For a client injured in a motor vehicle accident
meet steven palermo
Meet Steven Palermo, a seasoned legal professional dedicated to helping individuals in need achieve the justice they rightfully deserve. With a career spanning almost three decades, his unwavering commitment to his clients has propelled him to take on powerful corporations and billion-dollar insurance companies, fighting relentlessly on their behalf.
From the early days of his legal practice, Steven recognized the crucial importance of focusing solely on personal injury law. He understood that this specialized approach was necessary to navigate the complex landscape dominated by corporate entities that often saw his clients as mere statistics, while they possessed seemingly infinite resources to avoid paying the compensation they were owed. Steven has since directed his full attention and skill towards personal injury litigation, delivering outstanding results and aiding countless individuals in reclaiming their lives after devastating personal injuries.
Client Reviews & Testimonials
“All my expectations were met...”
Steve and his staff were very polite and diligent. I felt the human side of the business. They even came to my home to visit. Steven always told me the truth about my case. All my expectations were met, and I truly appreciate that!
“...cannot be happier with our decision!”
Steven Palermo was referred to us from a friend and I cannot be happier with our decision. He worked hard to obtain a settlement to compensate for pain I had to undergo as a result of an accident. I will continue to refer anyone in need of a car accident attorney to this office! Thanks Palermo for everything!
“My experience with this law firm was excellent.”
Steven Palermo went above and beyond his call of duty to make sure I was awarded all that I was entitled to. Mr Palermo’s staff was very professional and kind in such a tender time in my life. I highly recommend Mr. Palermo along with this law firm to all my friends and relatives. In fact I already have.
“...knowledgeable and easy to work with.”
Steven Palermo was extremely professional and got me a settlement when I wasn’t even sure I had a case. His staff was very knowledgeable and easy to work with. Will definitely use them again if the need arises.
A Passion For Helping Injured People
Results-Driven Representation and Client Service
Our track record speaks for itself. We have litigated multiple multi-million dollar results for our clients, ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve. We take pride in our extensive experience, exceptional results, and unwavering commitment to our clients’ satisfaction. Our team of dedicated attorneys and legal professionals understand the intricacies of personal injury law on Long Island, and we use our knowledge and experience to build strong cases that maximize our clients’ recovery.
Our Process: Personalized Attention and Strategic Advocacy
When you choose Palermo Law to handle your injury claim on Long Island, you can expect a personalized approach tailored to your unique circumstances. Our process involves:
- Free Consultation: We offer a complimentary consultation to understand the details of your case and provide an honest assessment of your legal options.
- Thorough Investigation: Our skilled legal team conducts a comprehensive investigation, gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and working with experts to build a strong case on your behalf.
- Aggressive Negotiation: We leverage our litigation skills and experience to engage in meaningful discussions with insurance companies or opposing parties. Our goal is to secure a fair settlement that compensates you for your injuries, medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
- Litigation: In cases where a fair settlement cannot be reached, we are ready to take your case to court. As seasoned trial lawyers, we diligently prepare your case, present a compelling argument, and fight tirelessly for your rights before a judge and jury.
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What to Do if You’ve Been Injured
If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, it’s important to take immediate action to protect your rights and strengthen your potential claim. Here are some important tips if you have been wrongfully injured:
- Seek Medical Attention: Your health and well-being should be your priority. Seek medical attention for your injuries, even if they appear minor. Documenting your injuries is crucial for your claim.
- Report the Incident: Notify the appropriate authorities, such as property owners, managers, or supervisors, about the incident. Request an incident report and keep a copy for your records.
- Document the Scene: If possible, take photographs or videos of the accident scene, including any hazardous conditions that contributed to your injury.
- Gather Witness Information: Obtain the names and contact information of any witnesses present at the time of the accident. Their testimonies can provide valuable support for your case.
- Preserve Evidence: Keep any physical evidence related to your accident, such as damaged property or torn clothing. Additionally, maintain records of any expenses incurred as a result of the injury.
- Consult with an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer: Don’t navigate the legal process alone. Contact Palermo Law for a free consultation. Our experienced attorneys will evaluate your case, provide guidance, and fight for the compensation you deserve.
Contact Palermo Law: Your Trusted Long Island Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or a loved one has suffered an injury on Long Island, turn to Palermo Law for trusted legal representation. Our experienced attorneys, personalized attention, and proven track record of success make us the top choice for personal injury cases. Let us fight for your rights and help you secure the justice and compensation you deserve.