LW&F Injury Law Blog

Patrick J. Higgins, Esq. joins our firm as special counsel

We are pleased to announce that Patrick J. Higgins, Esq. has joined our firm as special counsel.   Pat has been litigating cases on behalf of injured parties in medical malpractice and complex personal injury cases for 32 years.  He also brings experience in commercial litigation to our practice.

A former president of the Albany County […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Verdict for Our Client in a Negligent Security Case

Bill Friedlander and I took a liability verdict in Orange County on Friday, May 20 in a negligent security case.  We represented a woman bystander that was shot in the face during a gun battle between gang members at the Howard Johnson’s Hotel in Middletown.  The bullet struck her in the eyebrow, causing the loss […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

You know it was a long time ago when I took the oath and became a lawyer…

You know it was a long time ago when I took the oath and became a lawyer.  January of 1982.  So, that is what?  34 years this January.  This profession has been tough, causing me and my partners to work long hours and weekends, especially when we go on trial.

But I will tell you without […]

By |December 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why I Am Proud To Call Paul Wein My Law Partner

When I was admitted to practice law in 2001, my boss was Paul Wein, someone who I thought was arrogant, self-serving and conceited. I worked on my first assignment day in and day out. I handed this masterpiece to Mr. Wein for his review thinking to myself, he has never seen such great work, he […]

By |November 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments