1-800-HURT-911® New York Personal Injury Legal Fee & Services


You won’t find personal injury lawyers anywhere in New York with a personal injury legal fee guarantee like 1-800-HURT-911® in New York!


What Is the Personal Injury Legal Fee and Guarantee at 1-800-HURT-911® in New York?

  • FREE CONSULTATION, NO time limit, NO obligation!
  • No Win — No Fees — No Expenses — GUARANTEED! ™
     If we don’t get money for you, you don’t pay anything — no legal fee, no expenses!
  • Do you ever need any money for your case? No, not with us!
  • LEGAL FEE — 1/3 of the money we get you for your injuries.
    1. NO charge for your no-fault claim.
    2. NO charge for no-fault disability / lost wage claim – many other lawyers charge 1/3!
    3. NO charge for collision damage claim!
    4. Wrongful death cases: NO charge for Administrator or Executor estate legal fees. These legal fees could cost you as much as $12,000 with another lawyer, but we pay them for you out of our pocket!
    5. NO charge for processing lawsuit cash advance loans!
    6. Use our personal injury settlement calculator to see how much you can get.
  • Changing from your current lawyer to us? Your legal fee will not go up!
  • WHEN is the fee paid? — we’re paid at the end of your accident case only from the money we get for you!
  • CASE EXPENSES — You never have to pay upfront for case expenses. We advance the money for case expenses. We are reimbursed only if we get money for you! Beware of other personal injury lawyers who will charge you for case expenses if they don’t get you money! The fine print in 1-866-WAS-HURT’s (we’re 1-800-HURT-911) advertisement says, “If no recovery, expenses of litigation, including court costs and disbursements are payable.”
  • NO CHARGE for the following cases expenses can save you thousands of $: Umbrella insurance search ($350 value), Westlaw online legal research, fax, copying, postage, messenger fees, travel, computer storage, case file data backup, case file archiving, storage fees, shredding, telephone, and other similar charges!
  • Time to Get Your Settlement Check — 5-10 business days (depending upon the insurance company) after your settlement is deposited into our escrow account. We don’t have cash flow problems, and we never touch your money in our escrow account. We don’t even take our legal fee until we pay you!
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  • Free Consultation — We can speak with you by phone or see you in the hospital, your home, or our office and you will have no obligation to hire us or pay us.
  • Personal service — Call about anything days/nights/weekends now, during, or after your case. You can even call us about other problems that are not related to your accident even after your case is settled!
  • Money to help get you by. When you need money immediately, we can get money to you quickly.
  • HURT911® Personal Medical Manager — We provide many of our clients with a personal case medical manager who is a licensed NY medical doctor with a specialty in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (expert in orthopedics, neurology, and pain management).
  • HURT911® Concierge Care™ — We provide car service when needed for transportation to our office; your deposition prep; deposition; and physical exams. We may also be able to provide car service to and from doctors and even other places where you need to go. For very serious injury cases, we can provide someone to help you on a daily basis.
  • We fill out all forms for you including:
    1. Insurance forms
    2. DMV accident form MV-104
    3. No-Fault application
    4. Medical expense reimbursement forms
    5. Applications for free prescription medications
    6. Claim forms and
    7. All other forms
  • We will prepare you for your deposition so you won’t be nervous and will testify like a lawyer!
  • We won’t let you go alone to your defense physical exams! We go with you and may bring a medical doctor with us!
  • We can often reduce case expenses and speed up your case by using mediation or arbitration.

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Find out how to change your personal injury lawyer or just call us now at 1-800-HURT-911.

Call us even if you think you may not be seriously injured! You may not realize how serious your injury really is, so call now to find out at 1-800-HURT-911.

Our passion is personal service and winning! We don’t just say personal service. Our clients know they can call anytime, as often as they want, or just to say hello without worrying about bothering us.

We’re nuts about winning, yet we don’t like risk. That’s why we prepare our cases so well, as you can see below. We prepare to win, and when that happens, we can get more money, increase the likelihood of a full-value settlement instead of a trial, and settle cases faster.

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How We Prepare Your Case to Get the Most Money for You

    • UMBRELLA INSURANCE  We can’t trust the insurance company to admit if there is umbrella insurance coverage! We know how to search for umbrella insurance, and we obtain a written report showing if an umbrella insurance policy exists.
    • MEDICAL RECORDS — We use an outside company online to Get your medical records faster. They constantly harass hospitals and doctors, by phone and fax, to get your medical records and email us a link to download your medical records when they become available.
    • MEDICAL RECORD REVIEW — We have doctors review your medical records and provide us with a comprehensive medical summary for litigation and settlement.
    • SETTLEMENT PACKAGE — While other lawyers spend money for your case at the time of trial, we spend it early to put together an impressive settlement binder with the evidence showing the defendant’s negligence; your injuries; jury verdicts in other similar cases to show the value of your injuries; many other items such as present net value computations; and where appropriate a medical illustration, 3D color medical images and video of your X-Ray, CT scan or MRI. This helps to obtain a settlement of your case for full value before depositions or at trial.
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      Medical Illustration showing a fractured finger
    • When appropriate, we create 3-D color images of your x-ray or videos from your CT scan or MRI of your actual injury. Click here or on the thumbnail image below to look at two 3-D color x-ray images we made for a client’s fractured wrist. We print the 3-D images in color for the settlement binder and include a CD with digital images.
      3-D color x-ray image showing wrist fracture with plate and screws

This video was created from a 2D Black & White CT scan showing the brain bleed described in the medical records as small. 3D color is also contrasted side by side with the 2D Black & White CT scan.

  • DEPOSITION — If your case hasn’t been settled before your deposition, we’ll prepare you so well that you’ll think like a lawyer! This is of extreme importance because a bad deposition can ruin your case. You’ll watch our deposition preparation video on a comfortable couch in our screening room showing an accident and a deposition about the accident. We’ll also go over the facts of your case. You will see the following:
    1. How a deposition is done;
    2. Who is at your deposition;
    3. How to dress;
    4. What questions are asked;
    5. How to answer questions the wrong way;
    6. How to answer questions the right way; and
    7. When not to answer questions;
    8. How not to answer questions.

    Because of our enhanced settlement package and your preparation, many cases are settled for full value without having to go to trial. See why our video is so effective and will make you testify like a lawyer.

    We prepare you while you watch our video in our deposition prep room. You can also watch it again online at home.
    Large screen TV in the Deposition prep room

  • PHYSICAL EXAMS — This is the one part of your case that’s as important as your deposition. Within a few weeks after your deposition, the defendant’s insurance company is entitled to have you examined by their “independent” doctors in each field of medicine as the doctors who treated you. Read about what happens at your physical exams. Many lawyers send their clients to these medical exams alone. Don’t hire a lawyer who would send you alone! Not only do we go with you but we also bring our own independent orthopedic surgeon or neurologist to your physical exam with you. Our doctor provides us with a report to make sure the insurance company doctor tells the truth and shows what was done correctly, what was done wrong, and what was not done that needed to be done. This is the best way to refute the defense insurance doctor’s allegations that you were not seriously injured!

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We Use the Latest Technology to Get the Most Money for You

  • Our fax service and computer backup are encrypted and HIPAA-compliant to protect your privacy. Plaintiff personal injury law firms are not required to be HIPAA compliant, and we don’t know any personal injury law firms that use HIPAA-compliant services!
  • SmartAdvocate® Personal injury case management software, the leading (and most expensive) software that tracks every aspect of your personal injury case and lets us create legal documents at the click of a mouse. SmartAdvocate proudly posted Philip L. Franckel, Esq.’s testimonial on their website.
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  • Westlaw, the leading (and most expensive) legal research library, allows us to research legal issues for litigation and jury verdicts so we can prove what your injury is worth!
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  • Medical videos of your CT scan or MRI where appropriate. See one of our client’s 2D black & white CT scans turned into a 3D color video.
  • Access to a databank of deposition and trial transcripts of defense doctors so we know what they previously testified to and we’re prepared to discredit them at trial.
  • Asset searches are performed using LexisNexis which can find real estate including mortgage information and aircraft owned in the US. Asset search reports are used when the insurance coverage of the vehicle which struck your motorcycle is insufficient to compensate you for your injuries to determine if there is additional money that can be obtained and where the money is.
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FAQs About New York Personal Injury Legal Fees

Q. What are the hourly fees for a personal injury case?

A. There are no hourly fees. Some New York personal injury lawyers charge an hourly fee for working on your no-fault claim. We do that for free.

Q. Will I be billed by you?

A. No. You will never receive a bill from us. We are required to deposit your settlement check in an escrow account called an IOLA account which is regulated and monitored by New York State.

Q. What is the cost of case expenses if my case is settled?

A. Case expenses usually range from $300 to $3,500. The average personal injury case usually costs $750 to $1,500 if settled before a trial.

Q. How much will I be charged if my case goes to trial?

A. There is no additional legal fee if your case goes to trial. The legal fee is still 1/3 of the amount we recover for you.

Q. What is the cost of trial expenses?

A. Trial expenses usually range from $7,500 to $50,000. The average personal injury trial usually costs $10,000 to $15,000.

Q. What if I don’t have enough money to pay for case expenses?

A. You do not need any money to pay for case expenses before a trial. We will advance the money for all case and trial expenses for you. We will only be paid back out of your settlement check. If we do not recover money for you, you do not have to pay us anything.

Q. What if I don’t have enough money to pay for trial expenses?

A. You do not need any money to pay for trial expenses. We will advance the money for all case and trial expenses for you. We will only be paid back out of your settlement check. If we do not recover money for you, you do not have to pay us anything.

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Phil Franckel is well-known in New York and has been a personal injury lawyer since 1989. He is a Founding Partner of 1-800-HURT-911, LLP®, the Personal Injury Dream Team™, and a former Member Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He has an Avvo Top 10  Rating, Avvo Client’s Choice Award with all 5-star reviews, Avvo Top Contributor Award, Multi-Million Dollar Trial Lawyers Award, and others. See Mr. Franckel’s bio for areas of expertise.

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  1. Our call center operators and chat operators are available 24/7.
  2. Just give your contact info to our operator and Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq. will call you within 5-10 minutes for your free, no-obligation consultation during the hours of 8 am – 10 pm. After hours, Rob will call you in the morning or at the time you want.
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Because any delay could cause you to lose viable rights and benefits, please call HURT-911® Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq. right now for a free consultation to find out your rights days/nights/weekends.

You can speak, text, or email with us whenever you want throughout your case and afterward, days/nights/weekends, and experience our famous personal service. You’ll even get our personal phone numbers so you can call or text anytime!

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Philip L. Franckel, Esq. is one of the HURT911® Dream Team™ Founding Partners at 1-800-HURT-911® New York; He has a 10 Avvo rating; Avvo Client’s Choice with all 5-star reviews; Avvo Top Contributor; and a former Member of the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

1-800-HURT-911® Founding Partner and Personal Injury Lawyer Rob Plevy, Esq.

Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq.

Robert Plevy, Esq. is one of the HURT911® Dream Team™ Founding Partners at 1-800-HURT-911® New York. Rob began his legal career in 1993 as an Assistant Corporation Counsel defending The City of New York against personal injury lawsuits.

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