Practice Areas

Business Services

The business law attorneys at Padilla & Associates, PLLC, assist businesses from start-up to expansion to assets purchases/sales and all steps in between, including: Business Formation (LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.); Business Disputes; Contracts; Insurance Disputes; Litigation; Negotiation of Sales and Service Transactions; and Real Estate. If you need legal help with your business, our business...

Contracts

CONTRACT DRAFTING AND NEGOTIATION Our attorneys draft and negotiate various business contracts, such as: Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements; Consulting and Support Contracts; Independent Contractor Agreements; Joint Venture Agreements; Licenses; LLC Operating Agreements; Non-Compete and Restrictive Covenant Agreements; Promissory Notes; Sales Agreements; Technology Development Agreements; and Vendor Agreements. Every contract we draft is custom-tailored to our clients’...

Insurance Disputes

The insurance dispute attorneys at Padilla & Associates, PLLC, handle disputes between insurance companies (the insurer) and their policy holders (the insured). When an insurer denies (“disclaims”) coverage, the insured is left without the protection of the policy. On a liability policy, those benefits include defense (the insurer hires an attorney to defend you from...

Litigation

Litigation is a high risk endeavor requiring experienced and skilled attorneys. The attorneys at Padilla & Associates, PLLC, are experienced in all facets of litigation in city, state and federal courts. PUT OUR COURT EXPERIENCE ON YOUR SIDE We use the latest technology to make the litigation process more efficient (and less costly) and have...

Personal Injury

Padilla & Associates, PLLC, is proud of its excellent reputation and record of success in the field of personal injury and wrongful death cases.  Our New York personal injury attorneys represent injured victims and those who are being sued for causing personal injuries or wrongful death. Working for both plaintiffs and defendants gives us critical experience...

Car Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR CAR ACCIDENT VICTIMS Car accidents, even at low impact, can cause serious personal injuries and property damage. The law firm of Padilla & Associates, PLLC, has handled car accident cases involving a driver changing lanes without looking, failing to stay in the appropriate lane, failing to obey stop signs or traffic lights, failing...

Construction Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENT VICTIMS Construction sites are dangerous places to work. Workers can fall from scaffolds or ladders, loads of materials being hoisted can fall on someone below, and malfunctioning equipment or safety devices can injure someone. Many construction accidents result in death or serious personal injuries, including traumatic brain injuries, paralysis, fractured bones,...

Escalator and Elevator Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR ESCALATOR AND ELEVATOR ACCIDENT VICTIMS The law firm of Padilla & Associates, PLLC, has proven experience helping escalator and elevator accident victims pursue compensation for their injuries. PROVEN RESULTS IN ESCALATOR AND ELEVATOR ACCIDENT CLAIMS Personal injury and wrongful death claims involving escalator and elevator accidents call for skillful and aggressive legal representation....

Motorcycle Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT VICTIMS Our law firm’s founder, Jeffrey W. Padilla, Esq., has been a licensed motorcyclist for over 20 years.  His motorcycle experience gives him specialized knowledge about the dangers all bikers face on the roads – inattentive drivers, improper road design, and negligent maintenance or drainage of roadways. The New York motorcycle...

Negligent Security

Compensation for Victims of Negligent Security While negligent security cases are difficult to prove in court, our negligent security attorneys can help you get the compensation you deserve. When a Crime Could Have Been Prevented Negligent security claims are often the result of failures on the part of property and business owners. For example, the...

Scuba Accidents

Our law firm’s founder, Jeffrey W. Padilla, Esq., is a long-time certified scuba diver. His experience scuba diving gives him hands-on insight into the dangers all scuba divers face – negligently maintained dive gear, inattentive dive masters, product malfunction, improper training, etc. Those dangers sometimes result in death by drowning, “the bends” or other serious...

Sidewalk Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR SIDEWALK ACCIDENT VICTIMS New York City has 12,750 miles of sidewalk. The Administrative Code of the City of New York places responsibility for most sidewalk maintenance and repair on the owners of the property abutting and adjacent to the sidewalk. The City can also be liable for a sidewalk accident if it can...

Slip and Fall Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR SLIP AND FALL ACCIDENT VICTIMS If you or someone you know has been involved in a slip and fall accident resulting in personal injury or wrongful death, you should immediately contact the law firm of Padilla & Associates, PLLC. We will immediately investigate the accident to preserve critical evidence before the condition which...

Swimming Pool Accidents

COMPENSATION FOR SWIMMING POOL ACCIDENT VICTIMS The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that as many as 300 children younger than five drown in swimming pools and spas each year, and at least ten times as many suffer injuries that require emergency treatment. All pools and spas should be surrounded by barriers with self-closing and latching...

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

COMPENSATION FOR BRAIN INJURY VICTIMS At Padilla & Associates, PLLC, our New York brain injury attorneys are committed to helping victims of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) to get the compensation they need to cope with those injuries. With more than fifteen years of experience in personal injury cases and a proven track record that includes...