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Bergen County Personal Injury Lawyer

At Aretsky Law Group, P.C., we have an experienced Bergen County personal injury lawyer ready to represent you with regard to your injuries throughout New Jersey. We will make sure that you receive the compensation that you deserve for your injuries and pain & suffering as a result of a car accident, truck accident, dog bite, nursing home negligence or medical malpractice. Our Bergen County personal injury lawyers are ready to assist you. We also use investigators to assist us in building your case. We are here for you.

In the past 25 years, our office has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our personal injury clients. We DO NOT CHARGE A LEGAL FEE until we recover money for you. Our fee is based upon a standard contingency fee basis. The Bergen County personal injury attorneys at the Aretsky Law Group, P.C. are on call to assist you throughout N.J. in connection with your personal injury claim.

If you were injured in Bergen County or elsewhere in New Jersey, please contact our experienced personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. We have meeting locations throughout New Jersey by appointment only. Or we will come to you, to discuss your case. Our telephone number is 800-537-4154.

Personal Injury Personal Injury

If you have been injured as the result of the fault of another, you need the experience of our Bergen County personal injury attorney to properly identify the causes of action and the responsible parties. Even if you have a complex matter, our personal injury attorney has the experience to represent you throughout New Jersey and is ready to fight for you in connection with wrongful death and severe injury cases.

At Aretsky Law Group, P.C. our attorneys will upon being retained by you, immediately begin to investigate your case and gather evidence to build the strongest possible case on your behalf. Often we will employ private investigators to assist us in this investigation. Deploying these assets early on assists us to produce the strongest case on your behalf. We aim to outwork the other side and to be as prepared as possible to fight for you.

Car Accidents Car Accidents

Car accident victims are our most common personal injury clients. The majority of car accidents throughout New Jersey are caused by the fault of the operator of another car. Our car accident lawyer has the experience to identify all causes of action to bring on behalf of car accident injury victims. We also prepare the case to obtain the most amount of compensation possible for the sustained injuries and pain & suffering. Over the years, we have dealt with the insurance companies that often defend car accident claims. The first option is always to try and negotiate a fair settlement. If that fails, we often resolve cases through private or New Jersey Court ordered arbitration. If all of that fails to resolve the matter, we prepare hard for trial.

Dog Bites Dog Bites

Although dogs are referred to as man’s best friend, unfortunately tragedy often results when a dog bites a human being. New Jersey law protects dog bite victims by imposing strict liability against dog owners. That means that the injured victim does not have the burden of proving that the owner of the dog was negligent. Typically, the issue in New Jersey dog bite cases is damages. Specifically, it is often contested as to how much victim’s injuries are worth in dollars. To support injury claims in dog bite cases, we make sure that we strong narrative medical reports that accurately set forth the diagnosis, cause of the injuries and the permanency of said injuries. In addition, we will often obtain the services of a professional photographer to accurately depict the permanency and scope of said injuries including scars. Our dog bite lawyer represents dog bite victims and dog bite attack cases throughout New Jersey. Many dog bites occur at the residences of friends and families. Understandably, victims may be hesitant to bring a claim against a friend or family member. It is important to understand that most dog bite cases are settled with the homeowner’s insurance company and your friend or relative will not be required to pay you out of their own pocket. We know how to present your dog bite claim to the insurance company to obtain the largest settlement possible for you.

Nursing Home Abuse Nursing Home Abuse

Patients rely upon the care provided by nursing homes for their short term or long term stay. The law requires nursing homes to provide the highest level of care to their patients and to attempt to return them to their highest level of functioning. Sadly, there are many nursing homes that focus on monetary profit rather than patient care. They often hire inexperienced staff who are not prepared to provide the care that their patients require. Often times nursing homes are under staffed leading to negligent care. Unfortunately, these sick patients are subject to abuse that results in death or serious injury to them. If you or a loved one has been the victim of nursing home abuse or negligence, contact our nursing home abuse lawyer and we will hold the nursing home responsible and maximize the monetary compensation for you.

Truck Accidents Truck Accidents

Trucks being operated negligently cause serious injuries or even death to New Jersey motorists. Fortunately, an injury victim in New Jersey does not have to meet an injury threshold to recover pain & suffering damages caused by a commercial vehicle. Truck accident litigation is often complex and resulting in multiple defendants such as the truck driver, the trucking company, distribution companies and manufacturers. Often accident investigators and reconstruction experts are required to reconstruct the accident to prove liability on the part of the defendants. To build the case for our client, our truck accident lawyer will hire economists and life care planners to render reports in support of your damages and future damages to maximize your monetary compensation for your future.

Motorcycle Accidents Motorcycle Accidents

Victims of motorcycle accidents often have a difficult time convincing an insurance company adjuster that they should pay for their injuries. Our motorcycle accident lawyer can help. Motorcycle accident victims often suffer serious injuries or even death as the result of the negligence of other drivers. We will develop your case to establish liability on the part of the responsible party and prove your damages to get you the monetary compensation you deserve to protect your future.

Bicycle Accidents Bicycle Accidents

It is dangerous out on New Jersey roads for bicycle riders. In a bicycle versus a motor vehicle accident, the bicycle rider is at an extreme disadvantage. They are completely vulnerable to suffering serious injuries and even death as the result of a negligent driver. Our bicycle accident lawyer will prove liability on the part of the motor vehicle driver and document all of your injuries to obtain the highest amount of monetary compensation for you to protect your future.

Pedestrian Accidents Pedestrian Accidents

It is dangerous crossing the street due to overly aggressive drivers in New Jersey. Unfortunately, innocent pedestrians sustain serious and permanent injuries or even death caused by negligent drivers. If a pedestrian is struck while walking in a designated crosswalk, liability on the part of the driver is clear. Drivers have a duty to stop for pedestrians in a crosswalk. If required, our pedestrian accident lawyer will hire an accident investigator to prove fault on behalf of the driver. We will also present your damages to obtain the highest amount of monetary compensation for your injuries.

Medical Malpractice Medical Malpractice

Thousands of patients every year are injured or even die as the result of the negligence of doctors and hospitals. New Jersey law requires that a Certification of Merit be filed in order to proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit. Our medical malpractice lawyer will assist in having a Certification of Merit drafted and signed by a medical expert on your behalf to support your claim. If you can establish medical negligence, you will be entitled to recover monetary compensation for your damages including pain & suffering, disability, medical expense and lost wages. We will assist you in obtaining the maximum amount of monetary compensation for these difficult cases.

Birth Injuries Birth Injuries

Some of the most common negligence claims regarding the birth of children are the failure by doctors to identify complications at prenatal visits and the failure to competently respond to fetal distress during the labor & delivery process. These birth injuries can cause injuries that can last for the child’s life. Dealing with these injuries are emotional and stressful. Our birth injury lawyer will assist in proving fault against those parties responsible and obtaining the highest amount of monetary compensation for the family and the baby to protect their future.

Meet Our Experienced Team
Eric J. Aretsky
Attorney Eric J. Aretsky is an accomplished and skilled personal injury trial lawyer. With a well-respected reputation in the legal community, Mr. Aretsky is a compassionate yet aggressive litigator who has helped many clients obtain favorable outcomes in their cases. Eric J. Aretsky has been recognized for his accomplishments as a New Jersey lawyer, by various independent legal organizations including (201) Magazine.
Dolores Aretsky
Attorney Dolores Aretsky is a seasoned and skilled personal injury trial lawyer. With a well-respected reputation in the legal community, Mrs. Aretsky is a compassionate yet aggressive litigator who has helped many clients obtain favorable outcomes in their cases. Dolores Aretsky has been recognized for her accomplishments as a New Jersey lawyer, by being asked to appear on various television stations including TV News 12 New Jersey, CBS News, NBC News, ABC News, Fox News, WWOR News and WB11 News.
Natalie Esposito Capano
Natalie has been practicing law since her admission to the bar in 2003. She has significant experience in legal research, brief writing, motion practice, court room litigation, and appellate practice.
Elizabeth Vengen
Elizabeth Vengen focuses her practice in the areas of Matrimonial and Family Law. With a focus on settlement, Ms. Vengen has devoted the past ten years of her law practice to guiding clients through the often difficult process of dissolving their marriages or resolving post-divorce issues, whether through settlement or litigation, in a friendly and caring environment.
Client Reviews
I highly recommend Eric Aretsky. He got me $500,000.00 for significant injuries that I received when my car was crushed by a truck on Route 80. This firm took care of everything for me. Bruce P.
They made this nerve racking experience very easy for me. Made me aware of every email send to court. I am very pleased and grateful. Mari L.
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