Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle Accident Attorneys in New York City

Riding a motorcycle is among the most exhilarating and liberating experiences life has to offer. Mitchell Proner is not only a premier Manhattan, New York motorcycle injury attorney; he is also an avid biker who understands the lure of the open road. Additionally, Mr. Proner understands how devastating a motorcycle accident can be, having broken his wrist, ankle and several bones in his back in a 1990 collision. Since then, he has gone on to collect millions of dollars on behalf of injured bikers and their families throughout New York. If you are in need of an experienced motorcycle injury lawyer in New York City, Mitchell Proner can help. He combines the legal skills and resources of a superior attorney with the insight and compassion that only a fellow motorcyclist can possibly have. Entrust your motorcycle accident case to an expert attorney who also rides. Contact Proner & Proner to schedule your free case evaluation today.

After Any Type of Motorcycle Accident in NYC, We Can Help

Mitchell Proner has a proven history of successfully handling personal injury cases arising from every type of motorcycle accident, with various causes including:

Types of Motorcycle Accident Injuries in New York

It’s not easy to walk away from a motorcycle crash. Motorcyclists and their passengers are far more vulnerable to severe injury than the occupants of any other type of motor vehicle. Indeed, motorcyclists are about 32 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in an accident and about six times more likely to be seriously injured. In 2000 alone, 2,897 motorcyclists were killed in accidents, while another 58,000 were injured. In 2004, these numbers rose to 4,008 and 76,000, respectively.

Aside from wrongful death, common injuries sustained by bikers in motorcycle crashes include:

Mitchell Proner is renowned as a motorcycle injury attorney both in New York and throughout the United States for successfully handling even the most complex motorcycle accident cases. He can assist you throughout your case by providing sound legal counsel and aggressive, thorough representation.

Motorcycle accidents bring into play specific insurance issues, as well as state laws and regulations. The motorcycle injury lawyers of Proner & Proner are distinguished by their intimate knowledge of the motorcycle laws of each state throughout the nation, including New York. We regularly mediate between motorcycle accident victims and large, powerful insurance companies. We will attempt to prove liability and will make sure you receive proper medical care. Moreover, Proner & Proner will help you fight for the full measure of compensation to which you are entitled. Learn about what to do after a motorcycle accident.

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Contact a New York City Motorcycle Injury Lawyer Today

Contact Proner & Proner today to secure expert legal representation in your motorcycle accident case. Led by distinguished New York City motorcycle injury attorney Mitchell Proner, our motorcycle accident lawyers are considered to be among the top litigators in the nation. Call us today!

RECENT SETTLEMENTS

Last year we recovered over $15 million for our clients. With that money, our clients are able to pay their medical bills. They are getting their lives back on track after serious injuries and they are holding to account the people who wrongfully injured them.

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$1,100,000.00 - Female, 35: Motorcyclist hit by oncoming traffic


Our client was riding on the back of a motorcycle going south when the defendant heading north made a left hand turn in front of the client, causing the accident.
Injuries: Fractured left leg which required surgery

We understand motorcyclists because we ride

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$5,100,000.00 - Female, 43: Cyclist hit by truck


Our client was riding her bicycle when a truck was turning and came up onto the sidewalk. Our client went to back up and the truck struck her.
Injuries: Catastrophic injuries to entire right side of body below the waist resulting in amputation of the right leg and hind quarter; bladder rupture; multiple rib and spinal fractures.

$3,500,000.00 - Female, 33: Serious personal injury


Our client fell down the stairs and was knocked unconscious at a New York City
subway station.
Injuries: Fractured skull, subsequent seizure disorder.

$4,300,000.00 - Male, 63: Pedestrian hit by bus


Our client was crossing a street when a bus hit a car and the car spun and hit him.
Injuries: Traumatic brain injury; fractured shoulder.

$750,000.00 - Male, 35: Workers' compensation


Our client was changing a pump strainer on a hot air furnace when he stepped on a board and fell through the ceiling.
Injuries: Herniated disc which required surgery.

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