Here in New Jersey, an injury can happen anywhere. From car accidents to dog bites to medical malpractice, you may have been injured because of someone else's action — or someone else's failure to act. Through no fault of your own, you are now paying a physical and emotional toll. You've reached the point where you'd like to see justice served for you and your loved ones. That's where I come in.
For more than 40 years, I have fought for folks like you who have been wronged in various ways. I have provided my clients with a bedrock of experience and value, with the passion to back it up. Whether you are in Clifton, East Orange, West Orange, Montclair, or the greater Newark, New Jersey area, I’m available to work with you to champion your needs. Seek the retribution and recompense you deserve.
Personal Injury and You
Personal injury claims in New Jersey encompass a wide variety of scenarios. In each instance, if there’s been a failure to act as a reasonable person should to ensure an expected degree of care for you or your family, there is a case for negligence, and you may be eligible to recover damages. According to New Jersey negligence law, your own degree of fault must not exceed 50% of the total fault in order to claim compensation. At Joseph A. Fortunato Law Offices, I will work with you and your family to help recover your peace of mind and navigate rocky terrain. These following scenario (and others) fall under the category of ‘personal injury claims’:
- Motor vehicle accident
- Workplace accident
- Slip and fall
- Harm from a consumer product
- Dog bite