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Bronx Personal Injury Lawyers

Involved in an Accident in New York? Reach Out to Apicella & Schlesinger Today.

At Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law, we’ve dedicated over four decades to championing the rights of those injured in car accidents across New York. With a legacy stretching beyond 45 years, our team of seasoned car accident attorneys has successfully secured millions in compensation for victims and their families, standing as a beacon of hope and resilience in the face of adversity.

Marni Lechner from Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys At Law is an absolutely incredible lawyer! I cannot emphasize enough how much she has helped me. Not only is she highly professional and knowledgeable, but she is also an incredibly caring and compassionate person. Whenever I have had legal questions or concerns, she has always been there for me, providing guidance and support. She takes the time to explain everything in detail and ensures that I fully understand my options.One thing that truly sets Marni apart is her dedication to her clients. She fights tirelessly on their behalf, going above and beyond to achieve the best possible outcomes. She has built a strong relationship with me, making me feel valued and heard. Even beyond our professional interactions, she has offered friendly advice and connected me with her colleagues who could provide additional assistance when needed.I am truly grateful for Marni's expertise and support. Her commitment to her clients is unmatched, and I highly recommend her services. If you're looking for a lawyer who is not only highly skilled but also genuinely cares about your well-being, Marni Lechner is the one to choose. She is an absolute gem in the legal field!
Marni has to be the most helpful attorney I ever came across. From the moment I spoke to her, the care and compassion she has had towards me and my family has been amazing. She is someone you want in your corner if you are dealing with a legal matter. Would recommend 1000%!
The attorneys of this office will always go beyond the call of duty, just being your lawyer, isn't Here is what you will receive Unlike most attornies, calls will be returned promptly, and the level of legal protection is incomparable, guidance is continuous, Marnie Schelinger and her father (Phil), also an attorney will treat you like a member of their family, they will listen to you in detail, explain, guide, and care about your legal matters from the beginning to the end night and day, no matter who the opponent will be they will represent you fully, I praise God for these attornies for whom without I would have been in a "hot mess" and believe me I have a had many a legal issue in this great city of ours, and I would recommend anyone to entertain the thought of retaining the services of this firm, experience, familiarity of the law is plentiful, you will have no regrets, this a winning team of lawyers who will fight for you no matter what, I have been dealing with this firm since (2012)Henry B
I have been going to Ms. Schlesinger for legal matters for nearly two decades. She is always knowledgeable, fair and treats everyone with respect. She is also the rare attorney that listens to her clients, cares about them and is result oriented. I recommend her highly.
I can not begin to emphasize how glad I am that I chose this law firm. Marni has taken such good care of me. During the height of the Pandemic she called me several times to check up on me and my family. She has kept me in the loop about my case all along. My settlement has exceeded far more than I would have ever anticipated. Marni thank you so much for all that you do.
This was the best decision I ever made in choosing a Law Firm..Thank you to Phil for your excellent work and Marni for your personal touch in making it mind easing..Love you allThe Taylor Family

Highly Experienced Lawyers Who Care About Your Case

For more than 45 years, personal injury lawyers at our offices in Washington Heights have been representing victims in all types of accidents throughout New York City, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Apicella & Schlesinger will know if you have a valid case. We will take over dealings with insurance companies or other parties while you focus on getting better. You will receive caring, personal attention and reliable information every step of the way.

Why Choose Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law?

Apicella & Schlesinger proudly provides our clients with personalized, comprehensive representation in various practice areas.

At Apicella & Schlesinger, we treat you as more than a client – we treat you as family. Our commitment extends beyond just legal representation. We strive to respond promptly, keep you informed, and guide you throughout the intricacies of your case, providing the professionalism and compassion you deserve.

Since 1973, we’ve won millions of dollars for our clients. Our selectivity in cases ensures that when we represent you, we’re fully committed to fighting for your rights and securing the best possible outcome.

Ready to defend your rights? Before discussing your injury with insurance companies or if you’ve been wrongfully arrested, ensure you have expert representation. Schedule a free consultation with our seasoned attorneys today.

Auto Accident Attorneys New York

The streets of the New York metropolitan area witness a motor vehicle accident every few minutes, leaving behind a spectrum of consequences. At the same time, some individuals manage to escape with minor injuries and many with severe, life-altering conditions.

In these critical moments, Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law stands ready to guide you through the aftermath of an auto accident in New York. Offering a complimentary and confidential consultation, we’re here to illuminate your legal pathways and advocate for the total compensation you rightfully deserve, grounded in the specifics of New York law and the unique circumstances of your case.

Understanding the Common Threads Among Car Accidents

While each car accident presents its circumstances and consequences, common patterns emerge, such as rear-end accidents, T-bone collisions, head-on impacts, sideswipe occurrences, and single-vehicle crashes. These incidents, often marked by significant vehicle damage and personal injury, underscore the necessity for experienced legal representation.

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Why Entrust Your Case to Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law?

For over 45 years, our firm has been aiding victims of car accidents throughout New York to recover the full and fair compensation they deserve. Our deep-rooted understanding of auto insurance laws and their implications for each accident type ensures no stone is left unturned in our pursuit of justice for you. We pride ourselves on our readiness to tackle even the most complex cases. Our commitment extends to the courtroom, where we are prepared to challenge insurance companies that fail to treat our clients with the fairness they deserve.

Navigating Every Step with Personal Attention

The aftermath of a car accident in New York demands a series of critical steps, some of which can be daunting in the face of serious injuries. The road to healing is fraught with challenges, from filing essential “no-fault” claims to managing your recovery expenses and lost wages. It is usually in your best interest to avoid direct negotiations with insurance companies; this is where we step in. At Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law, we advocate for your rights and keep you informed and protected throughout the process.

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Maximizing Your Compensation with Expertise

Determining the rightful compensation for your auto accident involves navigating complex factors. With our experienced car accident attorneys by your side, we help you get the true value for your claim, covering medical expenses, emotional distress, lost income, and more.

Decades of Advocacy – A Legacy of Success

For over 45 years, our commitment to securing justice and compensation for victims of car accidents in New York has never wavered. Whether it’s a collision caused by distracted driving, pedestrian and bicycle accidents, or incidents involving commercial and municipal vehicles, our approach is thorough and unwavering. We employ expert resources, such as accident reconstruction specialists, to build compelling cases that resonate with juries and ensure your hardships are fully acknowledged.

Contact Us for a Free & Confidential Consultation

Your journey to justice and recovery begins with a conversation. Contact your dedicated car accident attorney in NYC at Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law. Call us today, and let us be your voice and strength in seeking the compensation you need and deserve.


We stand beside those who have been wronged. Our extensive knowledge and experience span a wide range of accident types and injuries:

  • Lead poisoning – Lead poisoning is still a prevalent issue for New York families.
  • Bodily Injury – Every year, millions of Americans receive physical injuries from cars, trucks, work accidents, and more.
  • Brain Injury – Living with a brain injury is not easy. You may struggle to take care of your basic needs.
  • Amputation – Undergoing an amputation is a catastrophic, life-alternating event.
  • Spine Injury – Victims of spinal cord injuries experience devastating, life-altering effects.
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We are zealous in our pursuit of justice and compensation for our clients. Whether it’s medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, or other damages, we seek the maximum possible recovery. In addition, we are dedicated to seeking justice for victims of false arrest and certain other civil rights violations.

Free Consultation with a Bronx Car Accident Lawyer

Contact Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law to request a free consultation.

Call (212) 568-4245