Queens Personal Injury Attorney answers questions people might have about the settlement of cases. Questions like “How long will my case take to settle?” “Why is my case taking so long to settle?” What is holding up the settlement of my case? How do attorneys settle cases? Do the attorneys for the insurance company settle cases?   We answer these and many other questions in our FAQ and you can submit your own questions to be answered.

At Wittenstein & Wittenstein, we are passionate about making sure all your questions are answered and all of your concerns are addressed.  We take cases other attorneys turn down, and we take on the ones they drop.  Why not call us first?


How Much Should I Sue For?

ttorneys always sue for much more than they are likely to settle for, as they want to keep the stakes high with the threat of a potential jury verdict.  So the answer to the question, "How much should I sue for?" is "some ridiculous arbitrary amount that is much more than your case is actually worth."  That's why people hit the ceiling when they are served with a summons and complaint after a fender bender and see that they are being sued for $50,000,000! 

2019-01-22T16:16:53+00:00By |0 Comments

Why is my Personal Injury Case Taking SO LONG?


Your personal injury attorney should fully explain why your case is taking so long.  There are many legitimate reasons why a personal injury case takes the time it takes, but if your attorney cannot explain why your case is still pending, you might want to consider changing lawyers.  Some law firms sign up more cases than they can handle, and it is […]

2019-01-22T17:23:35+00:00By |0 Comments

What Are The Time Limits for Filing a Lawsuit in New York?

If you are wondering about the time limits for filing a lawsuit in New York, the best thing to do is immediately consult an attorney. Some time limits are very short, and waiting can jeopardize your claim. If you are injured in a Hit and Run accident in New York, it must be reported to the police within 24 hours! For more information, please call Wittenstein & Wittenstein, we've been handling personal injury cases for more than 60 years. Call us at 718-261-8114 for a free consultation.

2019-01-22T17:25:24+00:00By |0 Comments