Lake Placid, New York, officially known as the Village of Lake Placid, is a small town with a great school district, a bustling economy, and many tourist attractions. Located in Essex County in the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid is known internationally for its world-class winter sport training facilities, and of course as host of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic Games. We also can’t forget that the Miracle on Ice happened in Lake Placid when the American hockey team defeated the powerful and heavily favored U.S.S.R. team in the ‘80 Olympics.
We are proud to serve the Lake Placid Area by providing high-quality, legal services focused in the following practice areas:
- Commercial Litigation
- Property Tax Disputes
- Mediation and Arbitration
- Labor Employment
- Criminal Defense
- Personal Injury
Civil Litigation Services
~Personal Injury & Insurance Cases ~ Real Estate & Property Disputes ~ Commercial Law ~Labor Employment Matters ~ Much More~
If you are in the Lake Placid area and wish to initiate or defend against a lawsuit and resulting litigation, it is very important that you contact reputable, experienced legal counsel as soon as possible. In the realm of litigation, important deadlines must be met and strict procedural rules must be followed. Without competent, skilled legal counsel, your best interests are at risk.
Our reputation as a leading provider of high-quality legal services dates back more than 115 years, and our dedicated attorneys have centuries of combined legal experience.
Why are our lawyers so successful? The answer is simple: we know how to effectively and efficiently litigate – and we like what we do.
Helping Lake Placid Clients Recover for Personal Injuries
If you were in an accident – caused by someone else’s negligence – in which you or someone you love suffered personal injuries, you should consider hiring our firm and highly-trained and experienced personal injury litigation team. Since the firm’s inception, we have helped our clients recover hundreds of millions of dollars in financial compensation for the injuries and damages they unnecessarily sustained, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain, suffering, loss of companionship, and much more.
What types of personal injury cases do you handle?
We have helped clients recover compensation for personal injuries sustained in many types of incidents and accidents. Here is a brief list of some of the case types we routinely handle:
- Motor vehicle accidents (car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and more)
- Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
- Slip and falls
- Medical malpractice
- Other incidents caused by someone else’s negligence
Please visit our personal injury page to learn more about our services and the matters we handle.
Helping Lake Placid Clients Successfully Navigate and Resolve All Types of Commercial and Real Property Legal Issues
E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, is known in Lake Placid and across the state as a preeminent law firm with a highly-skilled and successful litigation division.
Can your legal team help me with litigation that may arise in personal as well as business matters?
Our experienced litigation team handles a diverse range of contested matters in state and federal courts as well as before many administrative agencies, including real estate matters, property tax disputes, business and commercial matters, labor employment disputes, and much more. We provide the most comprehensive legal strategies available in order to help our clients meet their goals.
Please visit our litigation practice area page to learn more about the services we provide and types of matters we litigate.
Criminal Defense Representation
~Misdemeanors ~ Felonies ~Administrative Violations & Suspensions ~State Crimes ~ Federal Crimes ~ Repeat Offenses ~Juvenile Crimes ~ Violent Crimes ~ White Collar Crimes ~ Family Violence ~ DUI-Related Violations ~ Much More~
At E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, our superior negotiation, trial management, and litigation skills are in no way limited to New York’s civil court system. In fact, our highly-trained criminal defense lawyers have extensive experience serving clients faced with an incredibly diverse range of crimes and criminal matters. We routinely represent clients in both state and federal courts throughout the greater Albany/Capital District Region as well as before state and federal administrative agencies.
Our reputation as one of the preeminent and leading criminal defense law firms has much to do with our commitment and dedication to our clients, their families, and their cases – regardless of social “class,” background, or financial means. We proudly serve and defend our valued clients who may find themselves faced with complex, federal white-collar crimes, or unfortunate allegations of domestic violence.
We help our clients navigate the complex maze of the law enforcement protocols and procedures of New York and/or the United States criminal justice system. In many cases, we begin to formulate legal strategies on behalf of our clients within minutes of a potential criminal incident.
With so much on the line for you and your family, do not take a chance with respect to your criminal legal defense. Contact us today.
The Importance of an Experienced Lawyer: Quality Representation Throughout the Entirety of your Case – in Lake Placid and Beyond
At E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, we understand and appreciate that each case is unique both factually and legally. As a result, we pledge our commitment and dedication to you and your case from beginning to end; and we ensure compliance with all procedural requirements throughout the entire process. Moreover, we will timely and promptly questions and concerns.
Contact Lake Placid’s Litigation Attorneys Today
We are here to help you and your family litigate your case in Lake Placid and beyond. We offer complimentary consultations to meet with you, discuss your case, answer questions, and address concerns you may have. Contact us today to schedule a complimentary phone consultation or a confidential in-person meeting with an attorney at one of five convenient offices in Albany, Troy, Colonie, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs.
E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy is available 24/7 – even on holidays if you need to speak to an attorney.
E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy – Serving Clients and Their Families in Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Colonie, Saratoga Springs, and all of Upstate New York 1898.