New York City Personal Injury Lawyers
When you have been injured or have lost a loved one, you need professional support from a dedicated legal team. At Sullivan & Galleshaw we are on your side. Our two principle attorneys, collectively, have over 30 years of practical experience representing injury victims across the greater New York metropolitan area.
We recognize that no two cases are exactly alike, therefore our attorneys take an aggressive and strategic approach to help our clients fight for the justice and compensation they deserve. We handle a wide variety of claims to meet our clients’ diverse legal needs, and regularly represent plaintiffs in personal injury matters such as auto accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, premises liability, workplace accidents, and wrongful death. We serve the residents of New York City, handling matters in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan.
After you’ve been seriously hurt in an accident, you want to focus on making a full medical recovery — not on fighting your way through a complex legal system. Let us take care of the confusing paperwork, insurance negotiations, and courtroom litigation so that you can take care of yourself during this difficult period of adjustment and maximize your rehabilitation.
We can help you and your family exercise the full-extent of legal rights available by aggressively pursuing the compensation, accountability, and justice you deserve for the hardships and suffering you have endured. We understand how emotional and difficult these matters can be for our clients, and therefore the details of your case will always be treated with dignity, professionalism, and respect. Our consultations are always confidential, and the first consultation is always free of charge.
Pro Bono Work
We believe that everyone should have access to quality legal representation. We provide pro bono services for people in financial need.
Charity and Donations
Sullivan & Galleshaw is proud to support U.S. veterans through the Wounded Warriors Project, and the FDNY through Merit Matters.
At Sullivan & Galleshaw, we pride ourselves on a history of achieving positive outcomes for clients. Some of our outstanding case results include a $450,000 verdict for a slip and fall victim, a $900,000 settlement for a motorcycle accident, and a $1.45 million settlement for the victim of a rear-end collision.
No matter what type of accident you’ve been injured in, the experienced and knowledgeable wrongful death and personal injury attorneys of Sullivan & Galleshaw can help. When you call us for a free and private case evaluation, we can discuss your claim in-depth and explore your legal options.
Trusted by the National Media for Expert Analysis and Legal Commentary
Over our many years practicing personal injury law, our highly experienced legal team has earned a reputation for excellence. Our attorneys have appeared on major media outlets such as Fox News and MSNBC . Our firm’s legal accomplishments have been profiled by the New York Law Journal, the Los Angeles Times, ESPN, and the Associated Press. We have won multiple verdicts in excess of $1 million, making us proud members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a prestigious organization which admits fewer than 1% of all attorneys in the United States. We were named Super Lawyers in 2011, and enjoy a perfect 10/10 Superb rating on national attorney database Avvo.
Attorney James Galleshaw appeared on FOX News in 2013 to discuss Stand Your Ground laws following the controversial George Zimmerman trial.
Attorney Keith Sullivan appeared on FOX News in October 2010 to discuss the hacking of Sarah Palin’s email account.
Our Practice Areas
Our attorneys handle a broad spectrum of personal injury claims. To better understand our law practice, the law in New York, and your potential avenues for recourse, please click on one of our practice areas.
We represent drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists. We also handle trucking accidents, boating accidents, and plane crashes.
The loss of a loved one is extremely traumatic. We fight for the surviving spouse and the family members of the victim of tragic fatal accidents.
Workplaces should be safe for employees. We handle construction accidents, industrial machine injuries, and more.
Our experienced attorneys handle birth injuries, failure to diagnose errors, anesthesia errors, head injuries, TBI and brain injuries, and more.
We represent victims of elder abuse. We handle claims involving bed sores, accidental falls, medical negligence, and more.
MTA buses, trains and subways rides are an essential part of life in New York, but injuries can occur due to driver or operator inattention, distractions, or other hazards.
We represent people injured by defective and unsafe products, including recalled automobiles, dangerous prescription medications, and more.
Premises liability refers to hazardous commercial or private property. We handle slip and fall accidents, swimming pool accidents, and more.
Mass torts involve injuries to a large number of people and can include mass disasters, widespread exposure to toxic chemicals or substances, and product liability actions.