GENERAL AREAS OF PRACTICE
For over a quarter of a century, Baron Associates P.C. has represented clients facing a wide range of legal challenges - from the simple to the seemingly complex. How do we consistently manage to find innovative solutions that lead to precedent setting litigation in favor of our clients? Simply put, it's what we live for. What makes it possible is Baron Associates P.C. firm foundation of exceptional legal talent, a wealth of experience, a dedication to teamwork and a commitment to achieving professional excellence. In the culture we've created, integrity, honesty counts and ingenuity as well as hard work is expected. Even the most routine cases are handled with the foresight necessary to minimize liability and maximize potential. We demand nothing less of ourselves than proactive management of complex legal matters and creative approaches to dealing with client issues. Why this passion for excellence? Because our greatest pride is knowing that our clients place their trust and confidence in us. This philosophy has been the guiding factor of our firms success.
PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR NEGLIGENCE
The Law Firm of BARON ASSOCIATES P.C., is one of the most trusted and respected New State law firms, and has won, settled, recovered and/or obtained millions of dollars for thousands of clients involved in accidents and/or negligence of many types. If you have been injured, call us today for a free consultation & put our experience to work for you. Below is a few examples of disciplines our firm may handle within the Personal Injury and/or Intentional Torts Area:
*Lack of Safety in Public and Schools
*Work and/or Job Related Injuries
*Nursing Home and/or Hospital Abuse/Neglect
*Wrongful Death/Brain Damage/Broken Bones
*Police Misconduct and/or Brutality
*Elevators & Stairways
*Assault & Rape Victims
*Civil Rights Discrimination
*Sexual Harassment & Hostile Work Environment
*Scaffold & Ladder Accidents
*Building & Sidewalk Accidents
*Fire & Explosion Cases
*Negligent Supervision and/or Hiring
*False Arrest and/or Imprisonment
*Lead Paint Poisoning
*Slips, Trips & Falls
Representation in a variety of criminal defense matters be they state or federal from most significant to minor including but not limited to:
*White Collar Fraud, Embezzlement, RICO, Medicare/Medicaid and/or No Fault Fraud, Drug Offenses including Conspiracy, Possession, Sales, Manufacturing and Transportation
*Murder - All Degrees, Voluntary Manslaughter, Involuntary Manslaughter, Vehicular Manslaughter, Negligent Homicide
*Weapon/Firearm Charges; Possession, Sales and/or Conspiracy
*Assault, Battery, Assault With a Dangerous Weapon and Other Crimes of Violence
*Arson, Vandalism, Criminal Mischief and All Other Property Crimes
*Theft Charges, Employee Theft, Burglary, Robbery, Petty Theft
*Rape, Sexual Assault, Sexual Acts Involving Minors and All Other Sex Offenses
*Domestic Violence, Spousal Abuse, Temporary/Permanent Restraining Orders
*Money Laundering, Insurance Fraud, Mail Fraud, Wire Fraud
*Grand Jury Proceedings
*Motions to Withdraw Guilty Pleas, Motions to Terminate Probation
*Defense Pre-sentence reports
*Probation Violations, Parole Hearings, Sentencing Hearings
*Extortion, Bribery, Gambling
*DUI/DWI - Driving While Impaired and/or Under The Influence
*State and Federal Criminal Appeals
*Civil lawsuits related to criminal matters: false arrest, false imprisonment, police brutality.
Extensive experience in the full gambit of civil litigation from general equity, to commercial, disputes as both plaintiff and defendant; litigate contract matters including specific performance, damages claims, breach of exclusive distribution, supply agreements and unfair competition claims; represent various clients and/or corporations in defense of various lawsuits commenced against them for Breach of Contract, personal injury and/or negligence, etc. represent plaintiffs and/or defendants in all types of personal injury/accident claims, with a unique, aggressive and well known style, libel, slander and/or defamation of character disputes (both plaintiff/defendant). Breach of contract actions; product liability cases, shareholder disputes; partnership; employment and franchise termination, real estate and construction disputes, regulatory agency matters, tortuous interference with contract, civil RICO, etc.
*Baron Associates P.C. handles cases in all areas of commercial litigation and regularly appear in the Commercial Parts of the New York State Supreme Court All Counties and in Federal Court, as well as in forums for alternative dispute resolution and/or arbitration.
*The firm has represented clients in lawsuits involving: breach of contract and warranty, the so-called "business torts": fraud, negligent misrepresentation, interference with contracts and prospective business opportunities, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, business defamation and disparagement, and conversion, corporate shareholder and partnership disputes, construction disputes, RICO, and in matters involving the enforcement of restrictive employment and non-competition covenants, "golden parachute" agreements and exclusive dealing arrangements.
*Baron Associates P.C. serves as counsel in cases involving allegations of personal injury and property damage from premises defects, negligence and criminal activity. We may represent commercial and residential property owners and possessors in a wide array of matters involving premises claims, including, but not limited to, wrongful death, labor law claims, assaults, marine accidents, negligent supervision, false imprisonment, defamation, dram-shop claims, exposure to lead paint, mold and asbestos, and roadway design and maintenance claims, etc..
Our firm handles the full gambit of civil and criminal appellate litigation with attorney admissions in most appellate courts through the United States Supreme Court. Baron Associates, P.C. provides a wide range of appellate services. The firm has the capability to provide full briefing and oral argument in any appellate setting in most substantive areas of law. The Appellate Practice excels in isolating and developing key legal issues, and is often called upon to take a fresh look at a litigation problem at the appellate stage. The firm advises larger clients on the development of a coordinated nationwide litigation strategy for the pursuit of desired legal results and minimization of litigation risks. The firm is also frequently engaged to render legal opinions on constitutional and federal statutory issues to guide client conduct, and/or compliance.
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
*Workers are entitled to be paid their full wages in a regular and timely fashion. Workers may also entitled to receive additional compensation for overtime and other services rendered. Federal and State laws exist to protect workers from being denied their full wages, including overtime compensation. If you believe that you have been denied wages or overtime, contact our office for a free consultation.
*Baron Associates P.C. attorneys have successfully defended employers in high profile, complex and novel litigations involving race, sex, age, disability and religious discrimination. We have also represented employers involving sexual harassment, retaliation and other employment-related claims. Our attorneys have vigorously defended claims before the federal and state courts and before federal and state agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the New York Division of Human Rights.
*When retained, Baron Associates P.C. also represents employees in discrimination actions including sexual harrassment, hostile work environment, etc.
*Baron Associates P.C. is regularly involved in non-compete, non-solicitation and breach of confidentiality litigations in federal and state court. These litigations have involved such issues as computer piracy, theft of trade secrets, intellectual property disputes and breaches of non-compete, non-solicitation and confidentiality agreements.
Wrongful Discharge, Breach of Contract & Defamation Litigations
*Baron Associates P.C. has represented employers in claims of wrongful discharge, breaches of employment agreements, fiduciary duty, and in negligent hiring, wages, benefits and defamation claims in federal and state court, as well as in arbitrations.
Baron Associates P.C. is devoted to the representation of lawyers, healthcare practitioners, accountants, architects, engineers, surveyors, insurance brokers, real estate appraisers, real estate agents and brokers, investment advisors, public officials and other professionals in connection with claims for professional liability. Our attorneys take an aggressive approach in pursuing early dismissal of every case, saving clients substantial amounts on both indemnity defense costs as well as unnecessary aggravation. Through the early evaluation of cases, we have successfully identified claims for settlement at a point in the case's development when substantial savings are realized for our clients on defense costs, as well as on discounted settlements.
Services we offer
- Negligence Cases
- Auto Accidents
- Truck accidents
- Bicycle Accidents
- Bus Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Work and/or job related injuries
- Police Misconduct/brutality
- Civil Defense
- Breach of Contract
- Trip and Falls
- Slip and Falls
- Elevator Accidents
- Snow and Ice related injuries
- Criminal and Civil Appellate litigation
- Fair Labor Standards Act litigation
- Employment discrimination
- Legal malpractice
- Civil RICO
- Libel and Slander
- Commercial litigation
- Dog bites
- Wrongful Death
- False arrest
- Work and job related injuries
- Sexual Harassment
- Hostile work environment
- Appellate litigation
- Construction Accidents
- Ceiling collapses
- Shareholder Derivative Actions