When A Crash Turns Fatal

You have already lost a loved one; nothing can change that. Our lawyers are here and ready to stand by your side. If you lost your loved one because of negligence or carelessness on someone else’s part, we can help.

At Kelner & Kelner, our founders created our firm with a purpose: to serve people who have suffered immensely and serve them well. For more than 75 years, our lawyers have helped New York families recover from serious injuries and losses. We are committed to serving your family and helping you recover compensation after a fatal motor vehicle accident, including car and truck accidents. You can rest assured that our attorneys will:

  • Treat you with respect and compassion
  • Draw on their wealth of experience for your case
  • Use all the resources at their disposal
  • Fight for you when settlements undervalue your pain

Contact our office today and find out how we can help you with your specific case details.

What Can A Claim Do If My Loved One Is Already Gone?

After a fatal car accident, you can lose hope. You have already lost so much. We know you are hurting. You may be wondering if a personal injury suit is really worth it. A successful personal injury claim can provide your family with the resources to cover:

  • Medical expenses for your loved one’s care
  • Funeral costs, including a casket, the ceremony and a plot, in some cases
  • The value of your loved one’s estimated future earnings

Do not let your family suffer in vain. You may be able to recover compensation for the loss of your loved one and hold negligent parties accountable.

Why Choose Kelner & Kelner?

Our attorneys are dedicated to your case, and we refuse to settle for less than you deserve. This means we prepare to the fullest. Our firm has represented New Yorkers for more than 75 years, and we will use this experience to make your case as strong as possible. When you work with us, you are giving yourself the best possible chance at the outcome you deserve.

To work with our office, contact us online or reach out to us by phone. Call our office at 212-425-0700.

$9,000,000 Settlement- Auto Accident

A 4 year old man who was involved in a car accident on the Long Island Expressway. The victim was rear-ended by a vehicle, and sustained brain injuries.

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$8,500,000 Settlement- Auto Accident

A 25 year old female sustained brain injuries when she was struck by a hit and run car, in Long Island, New York.

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$27,000,000 Verdict- Construction Accident

A man in his 50’s fell off a latter at a construction site and sustained a brain injury. The case was tried in Manhattan Supreme Court.

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$5,025,000 Verdict - Motor Vehicle Accident

A male pedestrian, age 36, sustained multiple leg fractures, and injuries to his pelvic and hand when he was struck by a motor vehicle on the sidewalk in Brooklyn.

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$3,600,000 Settlement - Pedestrian Accident

A 72 year old male, was struck by a van while crossing the street in Manhattan. Our client sustained brain injuries. The settlement was reached in Kings County, New York.

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$2,600,000 Settlement - Motor Vehicle Accident

A women in her 40’s was severely injured in an auto accident.

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$2,500,000 Settlement- Roadway Defect / Motor Vehicle Accident

A 19 year old woman injured her spine when her car skidded on a defective roadway that had flooded into a median, and was then struck by another vehicle. The case settled in Queens County and in the Court of Claims.

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$1,800,000 Settlement - Motor Vehicle Accident

A 40 year old male was struck by a federal government vehicle while exiting his van in Manhattan. He sustain a brain injury as a result. The settlement was reached under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

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$1,100,000 Settlement- Motor Vehicle Accident

A woman in her 20’s was hit by car in Manhattan. The case settled in Brooklyn, Kings County NY.

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