Frequently Asked Questions
Below are answers to commonly asked questions of attorney Mark A. Siesel.
- Q: When do I know if I have a case?
A: Consult with an attorney, as theories of liability may not be at first obvious. At the Legal Offices of Mark A. Siesel, there is no fee for an initial consultation. Additionally, you should act as soon as possible as there are statutes of limitation in certain types of cases, which govern how long you have to begin a lawsuit.
- Q: If we don’t get any money do I have to pay a fee?
A: There is no fee unless this office successfully obtains a settlement or verdict for you.
- Q: How long does a typical case usually take?
A: Cases are generally completed within 2-3 years, but the length of time to completion is affected by many different variables, including the county in which the case is brought; the extent of the injuries suffered; the amount of applicable insurance; and by the financial status of the defendant.
- Q: How do you evaluate what an injury is worth?
A: Monetary recoveries are governed by the severity of injuries; the strength of the case against the defendants; the available insurance and the county where the case is commenced.
If you live in Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Westchester County, Dutchess County, Orange County, or the Rockland County area and are seeking an experienced attorney contact us online or over the phone at 914-761-7633 or toll free at 888-761-7633 to set up a free consultation.