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When we fight for
it’s personal

99% Client Satisfaction on
all personal injury cases
Protecting the people,
not the powerful
30+Years of Fighting
and Winning
No Fees
Unless We Win


Steven Schwartzapfel® of Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Video, Personal Injury Attorneys in New York

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Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. is exclusively a personal injury law firm. We only handle injury and death claims, so we are able to invest all of our resources, skill, experience and expertise into getting you the money and benefits you deserve. This level of dedication, knowledge, experience and skill has helped us achieve 99% client satisfaction rate.

This level of dedication, knowledge, experience and skill has helped us achieve 99% client satisfaction rate.

After your accident, you want an attorney who will really fight for the money and benefits you are entitled to and will treat you with respect and compassion during this difficult time.

A Google search returns hundreds of legal professionals, so how do you know you’re choosing the right lawyer? Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. have a different approach than other law firms to aggressively recover money and benefits for you and to do so efficiently and compassionately.

We don’t accept every case, but when we do, we win.

Steven Schwartzapfel® and Lawyers


Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. is an awarding-winning law firm that has received substantial recognition from colleagues and organizations within and outside the legal community. Our lawyers are often invited to speak to lawyers, judges and other legal professionals about important legal topics.

At Schwartzapfel® Lawyers, we treat our clients like family. We understand when a serious injury occurs, the entire family suffers. We make a difficult situation easier. Our clients are clients for life.

Settlements & Verdicts

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. has earned a reputation for Relentlessly pursuing our clients’ rights. We protect the people, not the powerful.

$265 million

Wrongful Death Case

$265,000,000 Global recovery representing 1 of 8 wrongful death victims in Amtrak train wreck.

$7 million

Electrician Injured After Falling from a Ladder

We won $7,000,000 for a union electrician who injured his back after falling from a ladder on a NYC construction site.

$6 million

Union Laborers Hit by Vehicle

We won a $6,000,000 verdict for union laborers who sustained leg and foot injuries after being struck by a car on a Suffolk County construction site.

$5.75 million

Insulator Injured After Fall Through an Open Atrium

We won $5,750,000 million for a union insulator who injured his head, neck, and shoulder from a fall on a Suffolk County construction site.

$5 million

Trade Union Member Injured at a Construction Site

We recovered $5,000,000 for a Union bridge painter who injured his wrist after a fall on a NYC construction site.

$5 million

Slip and Fall Case

We recovered $5,000,000 for union elevator constructor who slipped and fell on a NYC construction site injuring his back.


Life-changing accidents. Life-saving results.

Andrew Alcide

Just as a global pandemic was beginning to force shutdowns, Andrew’s career was taken from him in an auto accident. The team at Schwartzapfel®® Lawyers stepped in and took care of everything. Andrew’s case was settled in just 14 months.

Harry Roman

After an accident on a job site, his passion and livelihood was taken away in a matter of seconds. Schwartzapfel® Lawyers helped him get a second chance at life.

Craig McKee

Loyal for years in a New York union, Craig McKee worked hard to provide for his family. Once he was injured, his union turned their backs on him and he had to fight for what is right.

John Strika

Once he fell, shattered his wrist and blew out his back, his general contractor refused to help. He needed a team to fight for him. He needed Schwartzapfel® Lawyers.

Scott Phillips

This iron worker is as tough as they come but injuries still happen. Scott found that out the hard way, then he had to call Schwartzapfel® because nobody had his back in his time of need. We got him the compensation he deserved.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Tiffany Lane Testimonials
Tiffany Lane

I feel they handled the insurance in the most amazing possible way they could.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Lawrence Wellbrock Testimonials
Lawrence Wellbrock

Schwartzapfel® definitely had my back through the whole thing.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Dominic Figurito Testimonials
Dominic Figurito

I think that Schwartzapfel®’s firm exceeded my expectations as to what a law firm would do.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Heath Brandafino Testimonials
Heath Brandafino

If it wasn’t for his expedience, and you know, care, and taking care of everything, I probably would have gotten nothing out of being destroyed.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Samantha Salustro Testimonials
Samantha Salustro

Insurance companies do not want to pay. My attorney fought for everything I was due.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Dr. Mark Heffron Testimonials
Dr. Mark Heffron

He made me feel comfortable from the beginning that my life will get back together and that he will help me and my family become whole again.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Jacline Ducheine Testimonials
Jacline Ducheine

When they accepted my case it was a great relief…I felt they were going to take care of me.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Joanne Foster Testimonials
Joanne Foster

Everything was exactly what they told me. Even pretty much down to the time it would be settled. I would recommend Schwartzapfel® to everybody.


Supporting the Families of Union Members

Union members are the backbone of this country and work hard to build, protect and serve all of us. In honor of these great women and men, Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. has established multiple scholarships including a $25,000 law school scholarship at Touro Law Center to benefit students whose parents are union members in good standing.

Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. Scholarships

The 2017 Schwartzapfel® Lawyers Humanitarian Scholarship is a $2,000 prize to be used for school-related expenses, including tuition, books, fees, room and board, or travel expenses. Available to undergraduate students currently enrolled in a college or university, this scholarship has been created to help a student whose studies and education will lead to a career centered on helping others and improving the country and world we live in.


Our New York City personal injury lawyers and staff support numerous charities in the five
boroughs, the surrounding NY region and throughout the world. Causes we support include:

Health, Medicine And
Disease Prevention
  • Breast Cancer Research Foundation
  • American Cancer Society
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • American Heart Association
Family Issues
  • The Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • Harlem Dowling West Side Center
  • Child Care Council of Westchester, Inc.
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
  • Pace University Law
  • School Scholarships
  • Touro Law School
  • Scholarships and Fellowships


If you have sustained an injury, you likely have many questions. Schwartzapfel® Lawyers P.C. can explain the legal process and help you get the money and benefits you’re entitled to. The lawyers in our firm work on a contingency basis, so we do not collect any money unless we win your case.

Fill out the short form for a FREE, immediate case review, or call us 24/7 at 877-737-4806 today.

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