Queens Car Accident Lawyers

Queens has two major airports, multiple sports stadiums, and a population of over 2.2 million people. It’s a fact that this borough’s dense population and high traffic volume lead to an average of over 70 car accidents each day in Queens.

If you have been injured in a car accident due to someone else’s negligence, our team of trusted Queens car accident lawyers have helped countless car accident victims recover compensation for physical, emotional, and financial losses. Our team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm have decades of combined experience and will work hard to help you get the best result possible. Call us today at (800) 800-0000 to find out what your case is worth.

Why Choose The Barnes Firm After a Queens Car Accident?

At The Barnes Firm, our team of car accident attorneys know that the period following a car crash can be overwhelming and stressful. During a time that you should be focused on recovering, you will most likely be trying to get an insurance company to pay for your medical needs associated with accident injuries. That’s where we can help. Our experienced team of Queens car accident lawyers are well-versed in New York State car accident law and have the resources needed to help you get the best result possible.

After a car accident, don’t accept the first offer from insurance. Instead, call The Barnes Firm at (800) 800-0000 and ask to speak with one of our experienced Queens car accident lawyers. Not sure you have a case? Our attorneys are available to help answer any questions you have regarding your accident and offer legal guidance on next steps.

Why Do Car Accidents Happen in Queens?

Distracted driving is the leading cause of car accidents in Queens and across the entire United States. In addition to distracted driving, our team of car accident attorneys have found other causes of Queens car accidents include:

  • Speeding
  • Aggressive driving/road rage
  • Following too closely/tailgating
  • Failure to yield right-of-way
  • Improper passing or lane usage
  • Unsafe lane changes
  • Driving under the influence (DUI)
  • Road defects

No matter the cause of your car accident, if you were injured due to someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to recover compensation. Call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000 for a FREE case evaluation.

Dangerous Intersections in Queens

In New York City, Queens and Brooklyn experience the most car accidents. Some of the most dangerous intersections in Queens include:

  • Brookville Boulevard & Rockaway Boulevard
  • Cross Island Parkway & Northern Boulevard
  • Queens Boulevard & Long Island Expressway
  • Queens Boulevard & Skillman Avenue
  • 108 Street & Horace Harding Expressway
  • 51st Street & Broadway

No matter where your Queens car accident occurred, our team of car accident attorneys are ready to take on your case and work hard to get you the best result possible.

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Queens Car Accident Injuries

According to the New York Police Department, on average, over 1,000 people are injured or killed in Queens car accidents each month. Our team of Queens car accident attorneys have successfully helped thousands of car accident victims with one or more of the following injuries:

After a car accident, it may take days or weeks for an injury to appear. It is always a good idea to seek medical attention following an accident to identify injuries and receive treatment. After seeking medical attention, call The Barnes Firm. Our team will help you recover financial compensation after your Queens car accident.

Establishing Liability After a Queens Car Accident

New York State is a no-fault insurance state. This means regardless of who is responsible or at fault for the crash, insurance will be the first place you turn for financial compensation. Insurance can only pay up to certain policy limits. If your damages exceed these policy limits, or your claim was denied, you may be able to file a claim against anyone who contributed to your accident. This could include:

  • Another vehicle driver
  • Bus drivers
  • Motorcyclists
  • Bicyclists
  • Pedestrians
  • Taxi drivers
  • Uber or Lyft drivers
  • Truck drivers
  • New York City Transit Authority

New York State car accident claims can be confusing when you don’t have an experienced lawyer on your side. When you partner with The Barnes Firm, our team of car accident lawyers will handle the legal aspects of the claim so you can focus on recovering from your injuries. Remember, you only have three years from the date of accident, or date your injuries were discovered, to file a car accident claim in New York. To get started filing your car accident claim, or for any questions you have regarding New York State car accident law, call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000.

Types of Car Accident Cases we Handle

At The Barnes Firm, our trusted team of Queens car accident lawyers have successfully obtained the best result possible for clients involved in the following types of accidents:

  • Head-on collisions
  • Rollovers
  • Multi-vehicle accidents
  • Rear-end collisions
  • T-bone crashes
  • Sideswipes, and more

What to do Following a Queens Car Accident

Based on the severity of your accident, the compensation you will receive will vary. After investigating the circumstances surrounding your accident, our team of Queens car accident lawyers may be able to help you recover financial compensation for:

  • Lost wages
  • Medical bills
  • Pain & suffering
  • Property damage
  • Lost future earnings
  • Physical therapy
  • Emotional distress
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
  • Loss of quality of life
  • Other

Compensation to Recover After a Car Accident

If you’ve been injured in a Queens car accident, our experienced attorneys advise you take the following steps:

  1. Get to safety
  2. Call authorities to report the accident
  3. Collect insurance and personal information from all drivers involved in the accident
  4. Gather witness information
  5. Take photos and videos of the accident scene, all vehicles involved, and your injuries
  6. Request a copy of the police report before leaving the scene
  7. Seek medical attention
  8. Call an experienced Queens car accident lawyer at The Barnes Firm

From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, our team of Queens car accident lawyers will work hard for you every step of the way. Call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000.

Call The Barnes Firm for a FREE Case Evaluation Today

As one of America’s largest personal injury law firms, our team has the experience and resources needed to help you get the results you deserve. If you or a loved one have been injured in a Queens car accident, we are here to help 24/7.

Call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000 for a FREE case evaluation – it could be the best call you make.


Our team of experienced car accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm proudly serve Queens and surrounding neighborhoods: Arverne, Astoria, Astoria Heights, Auburndale, Bay Terrace, Bayside, Bayside Heights, Bayswater, Beechhurst, Bellaire, Belle Harbor, Bellerose, Blissville, Bowne Park, Breezy Point, Broad Channel, Broadway-Flushing, Brookville, Cambria Heights, Chinatown, College Point, Ditmars, Douglas Bay, Douglas Manor, Douglaston Park, Douglaston Hill, Douglaston-Little Neck, Downtown Flushing, Dutch Kills, Edgemere, Electchester, Far Rockaway, Floral Park, Flushing, Fort Totten, Fresh Meadows, Glen Oaks, Hamilton Beach, Hammels, Hillcrest, Hilliswood, Hollis, Hollis Hills, Howard Beach, Howard Park, Hunters Point, Jackson Heights, Jamaica, Jamaica Estates, Jamaica Hills, Kew Gardens Hills, Koreatown, Laurelton, Lindeon Hill, Little Egypt, Little Neck, Little Neck Hills, Long Island City, Malba, Meadowmere, Murray Hill, Neponsit, Oakland Gardens, Ozone Park, Pines, Pomonok, Queens Village, Queensboro Hill, Ramblersville, Richmond Hill, Rockaway Beach, Rockaway Park, Rockwood Park, Rosedale, Roxbury, Seaside, South Jamaica, South Ozone Park, Springfield Gardens, Steinway, Sunnyside, Sunnyside Gardens, The Hole, Tudor Village, Utopia, Warnerville, Westmoreland, Whitestone, Willets Point, Winchester Estates, Woodhaven, Woodside, and more…

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420 Lexington Avenue
Suite #2140
New York, NY 10170

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“Igor Grichanik is the best! Igor is very knowledgeable & has answered any question I had throughout my case. He went above & beyond to help and I would recommend him to anyone!”

Christina B.

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“Using The Barnes Firm for my accident case was the best decision ever. They were very helpful in getting me the satisfaction I needed from the wrong party involved in the accident, they got me more than I expected. They did an amazing job and was very helpful with getting everything in order and I am so thankful to have chosen them.”

Zeherah M.

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“My personal injury lawyer was Jordan Finklestein and he worked hard to see to a settlement that was satisfactory. Thank you to Jordan Finklestein.”