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School Injury

We Handle School Injury Cases

Your child just got off of the school bus with a large bruise on his or her arm, which raises your attention. A few probing questions have been answered in a way that has you up in arms and ready to sue the teacher, teacher's assistant or school. Does this sound familiar or a situation like it? If so, you're in the right place!

Harnick and Harnick are legal experts at handling cases like the one above and many other serious child abuse or neglect cases. Often the crime is so obvious and sitting right there in front of you but if you handle it incorrectly from the start, you have a large chance of ruining your chances for justice.

New York City has very strict and confusing laws concerning what is and what isn't the responsibility of the public schools. Here's the important part; you need to know what to say and report to the authorities so that you don't inadvertently give any impression that any portion of the fault is on the part of your child. It is for these reasons that you need a law firm that has a great deal of experience with the child abuse laws of New York City.

These cases require more than just a lawyer, they require a veteran of the legal system and private investigation techniques. All school systems close ranks tightly when accused and this is when you need an experienced child abuse law firm like Harnick and Harnick that can read through the lines and build a case where uninitiated law firm would consider the case a lost cause.

Don't hesitate to call us to find out where you stand and most importantly, don't say or do anything you are not sure about until you do.