At the Stern Law Firm, we pride ourselves on handling all types of New York personal injury and negligence cases such as serious auto accidents, wrongful death, brain and spinal cord injuries, slip & falls, trip & falls, defective products, medical malpractice, and accidents caused by carelessness. We have over 35 years of personal injury experience and have amassed expertise in helping people recover damages from their losses by collecting the highest awards for our clients in our boutique style law firm, where each of our clients is treated like family and gets personalized attention. Many competent attorneys can help a client obtain a recovery but we pride ourselves in maximizing recovery of every dollar awarded because we take the time to get to know each client, assess the impact of their injuries on themselves and their families. We work hard to solve our client’s difficulties by offering each client individual counsel and service at every step of the way.
Alan J. Stern, an experienced trial lawyer, has been helping victims of negligence receive full and fair compensation for their injuries by litigating personal injury claims for over 35 years in the State of New York. He began his career by representing doctors and hospitals in medical malpractice cases and in defending municipalities, school districts, manufacturers and large companies in complex tort litigation. He then became a plaintiffs attorney for one of the most successful firms in its time, honed his skills and zealously represented injured victims. In 1992, he left a large, multi-national law firm and went out on his own, and methodically built a successful and widely respected law firm, which enjoys a fine reputation among the best in the legal community.
Elyse J. Stern practices in the fields of negligence, personal injury and malpractice. She serves as a trial attorney and handles all aspects of litigation. It is important to Ms. Stern to work closely with each client to develop a deep understanding of their particular injuries and disabilities. She has an extensive background in business and real estate. Given her business background, her experience, creative ideas and innovative insights, she brings a wealth of wisdom and knowledge to the practice of law, which contributes to maximizing client recovery.