Steven Schwartzapfel

30 year veteran personal injury, Steven SchwartzapfelSteven Schwartzapfel | One of New York’s best personal injury lawyer for over 30 years

For over 30 years Steven Schwartzapfel has been one of the leading personal injury lawyers in New York as he has advocated all types of personal injury cases, including vehicle accidents, construction accidents and social security disability. Over the course of Mr. Schwartzapfel’s career, he has achieved excellent results and has won several millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for his clients.

Mr. Schwartzapfel believes in our civil justice system and has built his practice on its principles since 1983 when he established Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. is one of the most prominent and well respected Plaintiff’s personal injury law firms in New York. Mr. Schwartzapfel is exceptionally knowledgeable in New York State Labor and the Industrial Code. He has been awarded the prestigious AV Peer Review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, selected as one of the 2007 Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association and named in the New York Super Lawyers List for six consecutive years.

Mr. Schwartzapfel strategically plans out each case not hesitating to employ first-rate experts and specialists to ensure that his clients receive the best possible outcome. Mr. Schwartzapfel is a professional who practices the skill of his craft. He is a lawyer that is highly qualified and well credentialed. His clients receive the best representation from outstanding attorneys who are experienced litigators with excellent judgment. While the attorneys at Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. are well prepared to try every case, not every case is tried to verdict. Insurance companies and defense counsel know that our firm examines every case thoroughly and efficiently by using our expertise in personal injury, thus we are able to obtain substantial settlements prior to trial.

Steven Schwartzapfel meeting with other personal injury lawyersMr. Schwartzapfel attended the State University of New York at Buffalo where he earned his B.A.  Unlike insurance companies, Mr. Schwartzapfel shows compassion and empathy for his clients. He is a lawyer that you can trust and have confidence in. Mr. Schwartzapfel is extremely well known for his dedication, commitment, enthusiasm and expertise in fighting every personal injury with honors in 1977. He then went on to graduate with Pace University School of Law’s second class in 1980. After graduation, Mr. Schwartzapfel worked with several insurances companies as a defendant lawyer. There he witnessed firsthand some of the tactics insurance companies employ to limit the payout to injured parties in lawsuits. He learned how the insurance companies refuted, hindered and paid the minimal payout in claims. Mr. Schwartzapfel often witnessed adjusters being trained to take advantage of claimants who have not yet retained an attorney, thus they had no idea how much their claim was actually worth.