Park Slope Personal Injury Attorney
Park Slope is a neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY, with homes dating back to the 1800's. It is also a place of new high rise apartment houses, restaurants, shops, bars, schools, places of worship and the ever expanding Methodist Hospital. Park Slope is heavily populated and with increasing numbers of cars, motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians, there have been more accidents than ever before.
Seventh Ave and Fifth Ave are the commercial centers of the neighborhood and with cars double parked and other cars running red lights and failing to stop at stop signs, there are numerous accidents involving motor vehicles every week. Fourth Ave. is a major roadway connecting many parts of Brooklyn and due to the great volume of traffic, accidents are a regular occurrence. Grand Army Plaza is a complete free for all and one of the most dangerous roadways in the entire city. Prospect Park is closed to motor vehicles and only open to bicycles, but at times can get so crowded, especially with the introduction of Citi Bikes, that bike accidents are very common.
Meet Mark Chalfin, Personal Injury Attorney
History in Park Slope
As a resident of Park Slope for more than 45 years, Mark knows the neighborhood, the people, the schools and the businesses very well. Mark has represented many people from the Park Slope neighborhood in all types of accident cases from automobile and bike accidents to slip and fall and school. After 40 years of maintaining an office in lower Manhattan, Mark has relocated his office to 387 9th Street, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11215, between 6th and 7th Aves., in the heart of Park Slope.
Case Highlight: Pedestrian Accident Settlement $100,000
A 62 year old Park Slope woman was standing at the intersection of Prospect Park West and 3rd Street, when 2 cars collided with each other, sending one of the cars onto the sidewalk striking the woman. As a result she suffered a broken leg and missed several months of work. We made sure that she received the best medical care available, got all of her medical bills paid, obtained compensation for the time she lost from work and was able to settle her case for the full amount of the insurance policy covering the car that hit her.
Were You Injured?
Car Accident Lawyer
The increased number of people and cars in Park Slope has made it more dangerous to operate a motor vehicle than ever before. If you have been injured in an automobile accident it is important that you contact an experienced Park Slope car injury lawyer right away to learn what benefits you are entitled to.
Slip & Fall Lawyer
Park Slope has numerous stores, restaurants and bars as well as rental properties. Landlords and business owners have a duty to keep their premises safe for tenants and customers. If you have suffered a slip and fall injury due to unsafe conditions, contact Mark's office for a FREE CONSULTATION.
Motorcycles are all over Park Slope and are increasingly involved in accidents with other motor vehicles. If you are motorcyclist who was injured in an accident, it is important that you contact an experienced Park Slope personal injury lawyer right away.
Bike Accident Lawyer
With bikes now being recognized as a great, inexpensive alternative to cars, more and more people are riding bikes. In fact, Prospect Park is now open only to bicycles. Also, with Citi Bikes rental kiosks all over Park Slope, bicycle riders are everywhere. If you are a bicyclist who was injured in an accident, it is important that you contact an experienced Park Slope bike accident lawyer right away.
Walking is a favorite pastime of Park Slope residents. In fact, many residents walk to and from the subway, busses, schools, stores, and restaurants, at least once a day. As a result, it is very common for pedestrians to be struck by a motor vehicle. If you are a pedestrian who was injured in an accident involving a motor vehicle, it is important that you contact an experienced Park Slope personal injury lawyer right away to learn what benefits you are entitled to.
Car Service, Taxi & Uber
These vehicles are on the road for more hours per week than any other vehicle, so it is no surprise that they are involved in more accidents than any other automobiles. If you are a driver or passenger in a taxi, car service or Uber, contact an experienced Park Slope personal injury lawyer right away.
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If you have been the victim of an accident, don't wait...
The Law Office of Mark Chalfin is a personal injury law firm that was established in 1977, specializing in obtaining monetary damages for clients who were injured in all types of accidents.
Let Me Fight for You!
You need a strong, aggressive and experienced personal injury lawyer to fight for you. A personal injury attorney who is willing to battle with the Insurance Company to make sure that you get what you are entitled to get. As a leading accident attorney, that is what I have been doing for over 40 years. I have been recognized by my peers as a leader in the field of personal injury lawyers.