John began his career in the insurance claims industry in 1990, working for Eagle Insurance and General Accident Insurance. Through his experience in the insurance industry John was able to learn firsthand the types of strategies and tactics they employ to reduce payouts to the injured and the distressed. The methodologies of the insurance industry drove John to pursue a career wherein he could help those in difficult situations with his expertise.
John was employed with a prominent personal injury law firm in New York for 17 years prior to starting his own firm in 2013. He advocates fiercely on behalf of clients who have been injured in vehicle and construction accidents with their third-party claims and in addition he is able to help them navigate the complex areas of workers’ compensation and social security disability. His diverse background enables him to evaluate complex liability-related claims and to maximize the recovery of his clients in an expedited time frame. His empathetic approach allows him to anticipate the needs of his clients and to make a difficult time easier. John prides himself on his communication with his clients to answer any questions that they may have and keeping them apprised of developments with their cases.
John has personally handled thousands of claims for clients who were victims of another’s negligence and fights relentlessly for their rights. John enjoys bringing closure to a client’s matter so that the injured party can move forward with their life. He takes great pride in being actively involved in helping people through hard times. John believes that, through their tireless work, attorneys provide for the safety and security of citizens by holding industries accountable and he will always fight for the little guy.
John does not prioritize one case over another, he values and respects each client and works to foster a transparent and communicative relationship with them. Clients are not numbers to him, but individuals who need his experience and knowledge to traverse hardship and come out on the other side informed and liberated.
In his spare time, John enjoys an active life through sports, religion, and community events. He has coached local youth teams in many sports for decades and is proud to have mentored so many children in his community. John utilizes the skills that he has developed in his professional career in his coaching style where commitment, communication, and reliability are vital. He also has a passion for supporting the American Cancer Society and the ASPCA.
Areas of Expertise:
- Automobile Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Premises Accidents
- Personal Injury
- Workers’ Compensation.
- Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
- State University of New York at Geneseo
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- Lawyers of Distinction
- Boutique Personal Injury Law Firm of the Year
- Injured Workers’ Bar Association
- The New York State Bar Association
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
- American Association for Justice.