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We are a plaintiffs-only, personal injury and medical malpractice law firm representing clients in the New York metropolitan area. We offer personal services built on the values of communication, education and responsiveness.
We understand that the most important case to you is your case. We know that you want an attorney who pays attention, moves your case as fast as possible and maximizes your compensation. We make a simple promise: we do everything we can to deliver remarkable service.
We make a simple promise to our clients: we will deliver personal service built on the values of communication, education and responsiveness. You will have one attorney working with you from the beginning of your case to the end and our whole team working to support you.
We are professionals committed to doing excellent work for our clients. We treat our colleagues and our clients with respect and dignity and we never forget that we work for you. We have a goal of delivering remarkable service to our clients.
Our promise includes the following:
Client Reports – Making Great Service Tangible: Not only do we tell you that we work hard on your case, we show you through our Client Reports. This unique series of personalized reports ensures that you know exactly what is happening with your case, the value of your case and the legal and settlement process for your case. These are comprehensive bound documents running from 12 to 35 pages of detailed analysis and explanation. They educate you and empower you to ask questions and make decisions about your case. We know of no other law firm offering a service like our Client Reports. You can see and touch the excellence we deliver to you in our Client Reports.
Published Performance Standards: Saying we do a good job is one thing; we show the facts too. We have established a set of Performance Standards for responding to you, moving your case and delivering on our promise.
Key Commitments: We understand that your case is the most important case to you and we see every case we accept as an opportunity to do our best work yet. Consider these commitments:
Squeezing Every Day Out of the Legal Process
The legal process can be terribly slow. We do everything we can to not only move your case as fast as possible, but to squeeze out every day from the process. We have developed a Settlement Process that emphasizes early settlement and maximum compensation. Remarkable service means when the process is slow, we find a way to move your case fast.
Maximizing Compensation for our Clients
We can tell you about our million dollar cases, but what matters to you is your case. We do everything we can to maximize the money you will receive for your case. We thoroughly investigate every case, analyze all your medical records, conduct thorough case law review and apply all our legal, presentation and negotiating skills to get you the most money for your case. Remarkable service means getting every possible dollar for your case.
Super Lawyers: 2007, 2010 - 2014
Admitted: 1987, New York
Professional Webpage: schlittlaw.com/carol-l-schlitt/
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Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.