Author name: James F. Ross, Esq.

James F. Ross, Esq. is a highly reputed personal injury lawyer in New York City with over 40 years of experience in personal injury law. Mr. Ross has built a distinguished reputation as a skilled trial attorney and has successfully represented numerous clients in high-profile cases. Mr. Ross is known for his ability to handle complex personal injury cases, including car accidents, premises liability, medical malpractice, and construction accidents.

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sidewalk Accident in New York

Ask A New York Sidewalk Accident Lawyer Answers: What Do Pedestrians Need to Know?

Despite significant auto safety improvements in recent years, traffic accidents hurt and kill people across the U.S. every day. According to The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, nearly 43,000 people died in fatal car crashes in 2021 alone. As any NYC sidewalk accident lawyer knows, however, the most vulnerable people in a car accident are pedestrians. Unlike […]

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Premises Liability Accidents in Manhattan

Ask a New York Premises Liability Lawyer: What Should Property Owners Know?

Falls cause over 8 million hospital visits in the United States every year, according to data published by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. People slip, trip, and fall for all sorts of reasons in all kinds of places. As New York premises liability lawyers know, however, if a personal injury case ends up in

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Construction Accidents

I Was Injured in a Building in New York – Can I Sue the Owner?

Walk into any building in New York, and you’ll likely find hundreds of people scurrying about, working, shopping, eating, and playing. With so many people jam-packed into a building, it’s all too easy for its owners to overlook dangerous conditions that could cause someone to have a nasty accident. If you were hurt in a

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Manhattan Police Brutality and Police Misconduct Lawyer

Common Types of Police Brutality Cases in New York City

To fulfill their duty of “protecting and serving” the people of New York and ensuring their safety from criminal activities, police officers may, on occasion, find it necessary to employ force. While there are situations where the use of force is justified, it becomes an issue when it exceeds conduct and transforms into police brutality.

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Search and Seizure in New York City

How To Prevent Unlawful Search and Seizure in New York City

As an American resident, you have a right to certain forms of privacy. The police cannot search your person or property without reasonable cause or a search warrant. So, what happens when a police officer oversteps their bounds?  If you believe a police officer or government authority unlawfully searched and seized your property, you may

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Slip and Fall Accident

Do I Need an Attorney for My Slip and Fall Accident?

Slip and fall accidents may not seem very serious, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. In 2020, more than 42,000 people died in fall accidents, and 211,640 were so injured that they needed to take time off work to recover.  Fall injuries are especially serious for the elderly. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC),

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