Ready? Here are the cases I deal with daily...

Medical Malpractice cases. Cases involving improper medical care by a doctor or hospital staff.

Accident cases. Cases where someone was careless and that carelessness caused you injury.

Wrongful death cases. Cases where a family member died because of someone's carelessness.

That's it.

I don't handle real estate matters.

I don't handle wills.

I don't handle trusts and estates.

I don't handle business transactions.

I don't do contract law.

I don't do mergers and aquisitions.

I don't do small claims court.

I don't handle traffic tickets.

I don't handle cases outside of New York.

I don't handle disability cases.

I don't handle insurance disputes.

I don't handle property damage claims.

I don't handle employment discrimination cases.

I don't handle workers compensation cases.

BUT, I know many excellent attorneys who do handle those types of cases.

If your legal matter involves an area of law that I do not handle, then I invite you to reach out to me by email at [email protected] and ask for a referral. I'll try and find the right attorney to help you.

On the other hand, if your matter DID happen here in New York and involves a medical malpractice matter, an accident matter or a wrongful death matter and you have questions that need answers, then I encourage you to call me at 516-487-8207. You know I answer questions just like yours every day and I'd love to talk to you.

Call me at 516-487-8207.

To learn more about how medical malpractice cases work in NY, watch Gerry's video below as he lectures to attorneys at the NYC Bar Association who handle other types of law...


Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is a violation of the trust between a patient and healthcare provider. When a medical team is negligent, patients are often left facing serious, lifelong consequences. We put our trust in our doctors, nurses, and hospitals to help us heal and move forward. When this doesn’t happen because someone acted inappropriately, it can be devastating. However, the laws in New York allow medical malpractice victims to hold those responsible for medical injuries and further illness accountable .

Gerry Oginski is a medical malpractice lawyer who has been where you are and who has helped victims all over New York seek justice and obtain compensation for injuries related to misdiagnosis, failure to diagnose, surgical errors, birth injuries, and much more. If you or someone you love has suffered because of a medical mistake, Oginski Law may be able to help. Contact our office today at 516.487.8207 to learn more about your medical malpractice rights and how to protect them.

Wrongful Death

Wrongful death cases can be challenging. Families are forced to face a legal case soon after the death of their loved one, while they are still grieving the loss and may be under mounting financial pressure. These families don’t have to go it alone, though. New York law offers families an avenue to pursue justice for the loved one and obtain compensation to fill the void left by the death. These cases are very personal and in many cases are vital to the family’s ability to move forward.

New York wrongful death lawyer Gerry Oginski understands what a difficult time this can be. His personal and legal experience both have made him uniquely prepared to offer clients compassionate counsel and fierce representation. If someone you love has died due to the negligence of another person, you may be eligible to pursue a claim. Contact Oginski Law to learn more about your legal options today at 516.487.8207 or take a moment to fill out our online contact form for a prompt response.  

Car AccidentsCar Accidents

New York’s streets are packed with cars and drivers. Most of these drivers work hard to travel safely and responsibly, with the safety of other drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcyclists, and others in mind. However, when drivers make poor choices and act carelessly behind the wheel, the consequences can be devastating. Every day, New Yorkers suffer serious injuries in car accidents. When that happens, they are entitled to seek justice and compensation for their injuries. They can hold negligent drivers responsible and secure the money they need for medical care, living expenses, and more.

Experienced car accident attorney Gerry Oginski is here to help victims do just that. He understands what a difficult time it can be for victims, and he works hard to help them focus on what’s really important while he addresses the legal challenges that accompany a car accident claim. If you or someone you love has suffered injuries in a car accident, call Oginski Law today at 516.487.8207, or take a moment to fill out our online contact form. Gerry can answer your questions, explain more about your rights in New York, and fight for the justice you deserve.

Premises LiabilityPremises Liability

As citizens, we all have a duty to act in a way that supports and protects the rights of others. This is especially true for property owners. Every property owner in New York has a responsibility to maintain a safe environment for visitors and passersby. When they fail in that responsibility, it can result in serious injury to others. Those victims do not have to bear the burden for those negligent property owners. New York allows victims to seek justice and obtain compensation if they have been hurt because of the inappropriate action or inaction of a property owner.

Whether you’ve slipped and fallen, been bitten by a dog, grown sick from toxic fumes, been hurt on an unsafe elevator, or suffered another injury a number of other ways related to premises, you may be able to make a claim. Experienced New York premises liability attorney Gerry Oginski can help. He has been protecting the rights of New Yorkers for over 15 years, and he has the skill and knowledge to fight for you and your family. You don’t have to suffer through an injury alone. Call our Great Neck office today at 516.487-8207 to learn more about your rights.