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Pegalis & Erickson, LLC is a New York law firm for people suffering as a result of medical errors and personal injury. In 2019, 2018 and 2017, both our senior partners were each named "Lawyer of the Year" on Long Island, NY, for plaintiff's litigation in personal injury and medical malpractice by Best Lawyers (R). Only one attorney is chosen for that honor each year, per demographic and practice area.
We obtain some of the largest verdicts and settlements in New York State history, and have for over 46 years for victims of birth injuries, misdiagnosed or late-diagnosed cancers, surgical errors, construction and auto accidents. We are among only 5% of all law firms in the United States to be named to the Best Lawyers in America(R) list. Pegalis & Erickson, LLC bears an unwavering responsibility to the facts, the medicine and the law. Medical malpractice is a health problem, a permanent physical injury or even death, due to a medical care provider doing something improper, or failing to do something they should have done, during medical treatment. By representing injured patients, we improve medical practices by seeking accountability for avoidable medical errors and substandard care.We have helped thousands of people obtain funds for services they need to survive day-to-day living.
We are advocates for patient safety and medical accountability to ensure safer medical practices for better patient care. Visit us at PegalisandErickson.com and for health news you can use see our blog medicalnegligenceny.com and follow us on Linked In, Twitter and Facebook.