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Jonathan C. Reiter: An Award-Winning Attorney

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Personal Injury Information Center

​​Personal Injury Lawyer in New York City
Fighting For Justice

​More than $250 million recovered for clients in the United States & around the world

Injury victims need someone they can trust on their side fighting for their rights. In New York City, personal injury victims and families who have lost loved ones routinely rely on one law firm with a renowned reputation for getting the job done right – Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC.

Jonathan C. Reiter is a leading New York City medical malpractice lawyer. Whether you’re dealing with a complicated New York medical malpractice case, an international or local airline accident or another type of serious personal injury, Jonathan C. Reiter and his talented team of aggressive New York attorneys will fight for the compensation you rightfully deserve.

Don’t wait to take legal action. You may lose your right to obtain compensation if you postpone contacting an attorney. Contact us immediately.

Call (212) 736-0979 and schedule a free consultation. The sooner you call, the sooner we can help you get your life back on track.

More than $250 million recovered for clients in the United States & around the world
New York City Personal Injury Law Firm
Fighting For Justice

Why should I hire New York personal injury lawyer Jonathan C. Reiter?

What’s the secret to our success? We thoroughly understand the laws in the United States and other countries governing a wide range of accidents. But our success isn’t simply due to our knowledge. We have a tireless work ethic. We truly do not rest until justice is served.
With over 30 years of experience in personal injury law, attorney Reiter knows how to handle even the most complex injury, wrongful death and serious accident cases.

At Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC, you can expect to receive one-on-one attention and unrelenting representation and dedication.

At our law firm, we adhere to four guiding principles:

  • Providing personal attention to every client and every case

  • Carefully examining the full extent of the injuries and damages

  • Thoroughly investigating the facts of each case

  • Developing effective, innovative courtroom strategy and presentation techniques

What types of cases does attorney Jonathan C. Reiter handle?

Our attorneys have recovered more than $250 million in settlements and verdicts for clients in the United States and worldwide. We’re renowned for our work on airplane accidents in New York and around the world. We also have a strong track record of success in:

Case results matter. Discover what we can do for you.

​Contact us today.

We want to meet with you and take the time to learn about your case. We want to develop a strategy that suits your specific needs. People don’t want excuses when they have a serious legal problem. They want solutions. They want results.

Successfully solving clients’ problems drives us to work harder every day. We’re proud of our case results. Our settlements and verdicts are about more than just dollars and cents. Our work holds corporations responsible for their actions. Our work changes people’s lives.

Make your case count. Contact us. Call (212) 736-0979 and schedule a free consultation today. We’re conveniently located in The Empire State Building in Manhattan along with a second office in the Bronx. Best of all, you only pay us if we win. That’s because we work on a contingency fee basis.

Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC – passionately pursuing justice, one case at a time.

JONATHAN C. REITER:
An award-winning attorney

The National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC) selected attorney Reiter to the 2015 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent. NADC recognizes only a select number of attorneys who elevate the standards of the bar and represent the ideals of the legal profession.

In addition, each year since 2011 Jonathan C. Reiter has been selected to Super Lawyers, a listing of outstanding attorneys recognized for their professional achievements.

Read more about Reiter’s accomplishments.

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​View Our Record Of Success

$32
million
for relatives of victims of American Airlines Flight 587 Belle Harbor, NY
for relatives of victims
of American Airlines Flight 587 Belle Harbor, NY
$22.97
million
for family for medical malpractice victim
$16
million
for wrongful death of airline passenger
$5
million
relatives of victims of Swissair Flight 111 Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia
$4
million
for motorcycle accident victim struck by drunk driver
$3.6
million
for landmark case involving relatives of victim of Egyptair Flight 990
View Our Record Of Success

​Your Team

​Knowledge, Experience and a Proven Record Of Success

JONATHAN C. REITER
Personal Injury Attorney

Mr. Reiter is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School, Brandeis University (B.A. 1971) and Brooklyn Law School (J.D. 1975). He began his career as a trial attorney for the Criminal Defense Division of the Legal Aid Society…

Meryl I. Schwartz
Associate Attorney

Ms. Schwartz graduated from the State University of New York at Albany in 1987, cum laude, with a B.A. in Political Science. She then attended Brooklyn Law School from which she received her J.D. in 1990…

Deanna Mirro Altmann
R.N.C., Legal Nurse Consultant

An important part of the New York City personal injury law firm Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC, Deanna is an independent legal nurse consultant in our office…

Deborah L. Comer
B.S., R.N., Legal Nurse Consultant

Deborah L. Comer, B.S.,R.N. is an independent legal nurse consultant who maintains a full time presence in our office. She graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Department of…

William L. Acosta
Private Investigator

William L. Acosta is a staff private investigator for the firm as well as the founder and CEO of Equalizer Private Investigations & Security Services Inc…

Debra L. Norwood
Paralegal

Ms Norwood is a graduate of Suffolk Community College (A.A.S. in Paralegal Studies 1981) and John Jay College of Criminal Justice, (B.S. in Legal Studies, 1994)…

Monica Salamanca
Paralegal

Ms. Salamanca is a graduate of New York University having obtained her Diploma in Paralegal Studies in 2008. Monica has been employed by our firm since 2006…

Alyce Iavarone
Paralegal

Ms. Iavarone is a graduate of John Jay College of Criminal Justice (AAS, 1985). She has worked as a paralegal in the negligence and medical malpractice field since 1981…

Susan L. Williams
Legal Assistant

Ms. Williams is a graduate of Hunter College and attends The New School where she is scheduled to receive her Masters Degree in International Studies in 2014…

Mariel Reiter
Legal Assistant

Ms. Reiter is a graduate of Lesley University (Bachelor of Fine Arts 2007). Mariel has been employed by our firm since 2007…

Knowledge, Experience and a Proven Record Of Success
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​Locations

Empire State Building

350 5th Ave #6400
New York, NY 10118

350 5th Ave #6400
New York, NY 10118
Empire State Building

​Bronx

Bronx

901 Sheridan Ave
Bronx, NY 10451

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Lenox Hill Hospital

A 652-bed teaching hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital is located in the Lenox Hill neighborhood at 100 E. 77th Street. This 652-bed on the Upper East Side of Manhattan serves mostly patients from Manhattan, but other patients are admitted from Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Long Island and throughout the tri-state region. Anyone who suspects negligence after treatment should speak with an experienced attorney immediately.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Bellevue Hospital Center

Bellevue Hospital Center at 462 1st Avenue has 828 beds and experiences 115,797 emergency room visits each year. Bellevue had a higher rate of infections compared to hospitals in other states, according to a New York State Department of Health Report in 2009. Anyone who is injured by the negligence of a doctor or nurse at this Manhattan hospital, the oldest in the United States, will need an experienced attorney with experience and resources needed to take aggressive action.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

New York Presbyterian-Lower Manhattan Hospital

Lower Manhattan Hospital at 170 William Street in New York is one of the main campuses of New York-Presbyterian Hospital. This hospital, with 170 beds, provides a range of inpatient and outpatient services. According to an article in the New York Post, New York-Presbyterian scored 18 percent below average for patient safety in a ranking of hospitals by Consumer Reports magazine. Patients who suspect medical malpractice should not hesitate to arrange a consultation with a New York City attorney who can investigate and hold the negligent medical care provider accountable.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

The main hospital known as the Petrie Division is located at First Avenue and 16th Street. But Mount Sinai Beth Israel has other campuses, including Phillips Ambulatory Care Center at Union Square. Mount Sinai Beth Israel is a teaching hospital with 1,368 beds. If you suffered any form of negligence while being treated at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, take action immediately to protect your rights.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center at 1275 York Avenue in Manhattan provides cancer care to patients. The hospital is composed of two institutions: Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Diseases, which provides patient care, and the Sloan Kettering Institute, which is focused on research. Patients who suspect a failure to diagnose cancer or some other type of hospital negligence can contact a lawyer to discuss options.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital at One Gustave L. Levy Place is a 1,048-bed facility founded in 1852. It is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the country. Consumer Reports rated Mount Sinai 31 percent below average for patient safety. If you or a loved one was a victim of medical malpractice at any Manhattan hospital, don’t wait to contact an attorney to find out if you have a case. You may be entitled to compensation.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center

St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center at 1111 Amsterdam Avenue was ranked No. 14 out of the 30 worst hospitals for patient safety, as identified by Consumer Reports. The magazine examined four key measures of patient safety: hospital-acquired infections, readmissions and the quality of communication between staff and patients in regard to medications and discharge planning.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

New York-Presbyterian/ Columbia University Medical Center

New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center at 630 West 168th Street was described by a lawmaker as having “horrendous conditions.” Emergency room wait times last an average of 85 minutes, which rank among New York’s 10 worst. Any patient who was treated at the 995-bed hospital in Washington Heights and suspects negligence should not hesitate to speak with an attorney for a free consultation.

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Manhattan Medical Malpractice Info Center

Harlem Hospital Center

Harlem Hospital Center at 506 Malcolm X Blvd. received a 20 on a 1-to-100 scale gauging patient safety by Consumer Reports. The hospital received the second worst score in the nation, according to a New York Post report. Harlem Hospital told Consumer Reports it needs to improve in some areas, according to the Post. The hospital is a general medical and surgical hospital with 272 beds.