Long Term Disability Lawyers in NY

Are you looking for a disability lawyer in New York with specialized knowledge and an excellent track record? Dedicated to the practice of disability law, the highly experienced attorneys of Frankel & Newfield have helped many people just like you. With over four decades of combined experience, Justin Frankel and Jason Newfield, the founding partners of Frankel & Newfield, are committed to helping clients achieve the best results when it comes to long-term disability insurance, ERISA appeals, and other disability insurance disputes. Thanks to their years of experience and dedication to their clients, Mr. Frankel and Mr. Newfield have become leaders in disability law in New York.

Both partners of Frankel & Newfield are recognized as highly successful disability attorneys in NY by SuperLawyers and are nationally-ranked by Martindale-Hubbell. Trained and experienced in disability law, the attorneys Justin Frankel and Jason Newfield follow court decisions in disability insurance law closely to know how courts are ruling and give their clients the most up-to-date representation. If there’s a new decision that will help support your case, they will know about it.

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Clients Choose Us Because We:

  • Have recovered $200M+ for our clients.
  • Have seen your situation before.
  • Are aggressive in our approach.
  • Know the tactics used by the insurance companies.
  • Hold high AV Ratings & received the Super Lawyers designation each year.

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At Frankel & Newfield we understand that claiming the long-term disability benefits you deserve can be frustrating and time-consuming. In many cases, it may seem as though the scales are tipped in favor of the insurance companies. No matter what type of disability insurance dispute, Frankel & Newfield approaches all claims the same: aggressive representation to defend clients and fight for the claims they were promised in their insurance policies.

When possible, we will represent you in settling the case outside of court. This approach has benefits, including limiting the costs of continuing with litigation. It also prevents the court from getting involved in the minute details of your dispute. Settlement can also be beneficial as obligations under a settlement agreement are enforceable under the law, while the details of a contractual agreement are generally kept confidential between the parties involved.

Experienced Disability Attorneys in New York

The New York disability lawyers at Frankel & Newfield understand that no two clients are the same. We pride ourselves in the way we handle our cases on a client-by-client basis. We are experienced in trying new and different approaches to make sure your long-term disability insurance claim is settled with your interests directly in mind.

As top NY disability lawyers we have successfully won and settled cases for both long and short-term disability claims against private insurance carriers and for employees who have disability insurance policies as part of their employee benefits package. We represent clients at all stages of the process, from preparing the initial filing of the disability claim through litigation or settlement of wrongly denied and terminated policies. By not taking on social security disability or workers comp claims we are able to focus exclusively on disability law. This enables Frankel & Newfield to concentrate its practice on the ever-changing ins and outs of New York disability law.

At Frankel & Newfield we are a boutique firm. This means that we have the resources to provide highly personalized representation. You will work directly with one of our founding partners from start to finish of your disability insurance dispute. We work hard to ensure that our clients feel comfortable in our care and trust that we are their professional advocates.

Want to learn more about how Frankel & Newfield can settle your disability claim in your favor? Fill out this online form to schedule a free consultation at our New York office. As your long-term disability attorneys, we will thoroughly evaluate your long-term disability claim. After careful analysis based on prior experience, we will lay out your options and guide you through what we believe to be the best approach.

Jason A. Newfield

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Jason A. Newfield

Disability Insurance Attorney