Personal Injury • Criminal Defense • Commercial Litigation

Life and business have at least this much in common: They’re unpredictable.

When your commercial dealings, job duties, or daily life take unexpected turns, you need a knowledgeable and aggressive legal advocate looking out for you.

Law Offices of E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy in Troy NY
The offices of E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy in Troy, NY

That’s what we’re here for.

The Troy, NY lawyers at E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy help New Yorkers with a wide range of pressing legal matters, ranging from business conflicts and property tax disputes to personal injury, medical malpractice, and criminal defense.

For more than a hundred years, our legal team has stood by the people and businesses of Troy, New York and beyond. We’ve earned a reputation for effective and proactive advocacy, and our record of results speaks for itself.

We don’t see ourselves as mere Troy personal injury attorneys. We want to be our clients’ champions. Our goal is to advance your best interests – to secure for you the leverage, the compensation, and the bright future that you deserve.

It is our belief that experience matters when you’re selecting a law firm, and our Troy personal injury lawyers have a lot of it to offer.

Our Troy, NY attorneys have recovered millions of dollars for injured accident victims, successfully defended property owners against outrageous property tax assessments, secured freedom for the unfairly criminally accused (even against extremely tough prosecutions), and negotiated tremendously beneficial deals for some of New York’s best and brightest commercial organizations.

For generations, when people have needed a Troy, NY law firm, they’ve turned to E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy. We’re proud of that, and we hope that you’ll turn to us, too.

Trusted Troy Personal Injury Lawyers

A client and his lawyer happy about the successful personal injury case in Troy.Our highly skilled Troy personal injury attorneys are dedicated to demanding justice and maximizing compensation for unfairly injured New Yorkers.

Our Troy personal injury attorneys have extensive experience in a broad range of New York personal injury claims, including:

  • Auto accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Commercial truck accidents
  • Property injuries (slip & fall, etc.)
  • Construction accidents
  • Defective products and/or medications
  • Medical malpractice
  • Dog bites
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Workplace injuries
  • Wrongful death
  • Any other injury caused by negligence

If you have been injured in one of these please contact our proven Troy personal injury attorneys to discuss your case for free.

Skilled Troy Criminal Defense Lawyers

A lawyer and his client hand shake after a successful discussion about criminal defense in Troy.Our firm has had an office in Troy since 1898, and has been in its current location for nearly a century. If you’re suspected or accused of a crime, you’re enduring one of the scariest chapters of your life. Hiring someone with the enduring experience to guide and protect you during this precarious time can make all of the difference. You aren’t alone, and there is hope.

Our aggressive Troy criminal defense attorneys offer valuable advice and confidential compassion that you need to beat these charges. While we can’t guarantee specific outcomes, we are proud of our strong record of success in New York criminal cases.

In fact, our Troy criminal defense lawyers have defended high-ranking public officials, recognizable celebrities, and power players in the community.

But most of our work has been for everyday New Yorkers just like you – people who’ve been unfairly accused, or who simply made a mistake and don’t deserve to pay for it for years to come.

Whatever you’re facing – whether it’s a misdemeanor, a DUI charge, or a serious felony – our Troy criminal defense attorneys can help.  We have a track record of success defending clients who have faced all manner of charges and accusations, including the following:

  • Federal Crimes
  • Felony Charges
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Internet and Computer Crimes
  • Sex Assault Crimes
  • Domestic Violence Charges
  • Disorderly Conduct Charges
  • Criminal Record Sealing
  • College and University Disciplinary Matters
  • Burglary Charges
  • Hate Crime Offenses
  • Child Pornography Charges
  • Larceny Charges
  • Violation Charges
  • Violent Crimes
  • Misdemeanor Charges
  • Drug Possession Charges
  • Vehicular Crimes
  • Assault Charges
  • Criminal Conspiracy Charges
  • Professional Misconduct
  • DWI Defense

Large Corporations: Commercial Litigation, Business Dealings & Legal Advice

Under the direction of partners David R. Murphy and James E. Hacker (consistently recognized as one of The Best Lawyers in America), our commercial litigation team has represented corporate parties as large and diverse as Verizon, QuadGraphics Inc., and more.

Whether you are currently in the throws of litigation, are trying to resolve a dispute before it escalates into a lawsuit, or simply need preemptive and strategic advice for avoiding future litigation, we can help.

We’re even available to help you negotiate favorable contract terms, and to secure your legal interests with effective litigation drafting and/or contract review.

Our Troy business attorneys aim to be so much more than your legal counsel – we want to be a driving force for your company’s success.

Small Businesses: Legal Representation in Troy, NY & Beyond

We’re also proud to represent many of the small businesses that make up the economic backbone of Troy, Rensselaer County, and the greater Capital District.

Our Troy, NY lawyers are available to assist with any of the legal issues that commonly arise in the course of creating, growing, and defending your small business in New York, including:

  • Business formation (LLC, LLP, S Corp, Non-profit, etc.)
  • Real estate disputes & litigation
  • Contract and/or lease litigation
  • Commercial construction litigation (contractor, subcontractor, etc.)
  • Breach of contract disputes
  • Non-compete agreements & enforcement
  • Collections (failure to pay)
  • Advice on corporate liability
  • Employment issues (EEOC, discrimination, sexual harassment, etc.)
  • Eminent domain issues
  • Property tax disputes
  • Much more

Big company or small contact our skilled and trusted Troy business attorneys to discuss your business legal issue.

Comprehensive Legal Representation from Experienced Troy, NY Attorneys

Urgent Legal Matter? Time matters. Please call (518) 274-5820 right away. Our Troy, NY attorneys are standing by – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year – even on the holidays.

Contact us right away to set up a free consultation in person or over the phone. We have offices available in Troy, Albany, Colonie, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. Whether you need our Troy personal injury lawyers, business lawyers, or criminal defense lawyers, we’re here to help.

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