Hempstead Workers’ Compensation & Personal Injury Law Firm

Law Firm – Tackling Denied Claims

Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Getting Clients The Compensation They Need

  • Called Professional and Compassionate By Former Clients

  • Fighting For The Best Outcome Possible

  • Experienced and Dedicated Lawyers

Although most employees understand that their employer is supposed to have workers’ compensation coverage for them under the law, they frequently don’t realize how difficult it is to get a claim approved even though this type of insurance is considered “no-fault”.workers owed overtime

While dealing with the physical pain and stress that comes after being hurt at work, it’s easy to feel like there is no hope and no one to help you but you aren’t alone. Our legal team is here to support injured workers when they need it most.

When a client comes to us for assistance, we review every aspect of their case, determine which avenues of compensation they may be able to take, and then help guide them through each process. There is no need to wait – our firm can help immediately after the accident with the initial application or, if you’ve already filed a claim and it has been denied, we can help with the appeal.

Appeals are even more complicated than the initial filing and it may take months for an applicant to even get a hearing scheduled. Working with an attorney will help to expedite this process and make sure that the hearing goes as smoothly as possible.

Social Security Attorney – We Can Help

Social Security Disability Lawyers Handling Claims & Appeals

  • Over 80 Years Of Experience

  • Helping Disabled Workers Get The Best Compensation Possible

  • We Fight For Your Rights

Social Security was created to help the elderly after they retire, however, it is also designed to assist workers who have been injured and are no longer able to pursue their chosen career.

The process of filing a claim for this type of financial support is difficult and is best done with the help of an attorney who is familiar with the process and who stays on top of any changes. It might seem like overkill to work with a lawyer but in the average year, more than 65% of all claims are denied.

Once a denial has been issued, it usually takes around 17 months for an appeal hearing to even be scheduled. During this time, applicants are left to fend for themselves which is why it’s best to have a claim approved as quickly as possible.

To learn more about how we can help you with your Social Security Disability or Social Security Income claim, contact us now.

Employment Attorney – We Fight Against Hostile Work Environments

Our Unpaid Overtime & Harassment Lawyers Can Help

  • Law Firm With Eight Decades Of Experience

  • Focused On Workers’ Rights Laws

  • We Fight For Your Unpaid Wages

Every year, employees throughout New York have their hard-earned wages taken from them by employers who are either making a serious mistake or who are willfully breaking the law. What this means is that instead of being paid the correct amount for overtime hours, they are either paid their regular wage or not at all.

Unpaid overtime typically happens because of:worker broke after injury

  • misclassifying employees
  • miscalculating hours
  • miscalculating the wage the employee is owed

Although it may be that the employer has simply made a mistake, before attempting to discuss the matter with them, it’s best to obtain as much documentation as possible so that evidence can be kept. Then, if the employer is not willing to rectify the situation, it’s time to talk to a worker’s rights lawyer.

You can trust that our legal team will do everything in their power to make sure you get the compensation that you are owed. By pursuing legal action, it may be possible to recover the total sum of lost wages, interest on the wages, and compensation for emotional distress.

Markhoff & Mittman, P.C. | A Long Island Workers' Comp Lawyer 516-267-6873 |

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Testimonial

They kept my best interests at heart. Updates on a regular basis of the status of the case and returning of calls was much more prompt after I started dealing with the same lawyers and support team.
Danielle Dexter, Workers Comp Client from Westchester County

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