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Jacob Oresky

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Jacob Oresky is the founder and managing attorney at Oresky & Associates, PLLC. He represents New York City residents who were injured in serious accidents, including construction accidents, car accidents, truck accidents, slips and falls, wrongful death, and more.

Professional Biography

Get To Know Jacob Oresky

With 25+ years of experience as a personal injury lawyer serving people throughout NYC, Mr. Oresky has represented clients with severe injuries and collectively recovered over $300 million in settlements and verdicts on their behalf.

Personal Attention for Every Client

Jacob Oresky believes in transparency, honesty, and direct communication. He is open and upfront about his clients’ cases, and always makes sure clients have an accurate and realistic picture of their case and the legal process ahead.

He takes a personal interest in his clients and meets with them to discuss the best strategy for their case. Mr. Oresky has a team of investigators, accident reconstruction experts, engineers, and spares no expense to make sure he is prepared to present the best case possible when he or one of his trial attorneys at his firm steps into the courtroom.

Some of New York’s Top Settlements & Verdicts

Oresky & Associates, PLLC has won many multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for accident victims. The New York Law Journal listed Mr. Oresky and his firm in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 for some of the largest settlements and verdicts in New York State.

In addition, Jacob Oresky has also been included in New York Magazine’s “New York’s Leading Personal Injury Lawyers.”

Recent Case Results

More Than 25 Years Of Fighting Cases In The Courts

Construction Accidents $9.9 Million Settlement for worker injured during building construction
Construction Accidents $6.6 Million Won by construction worker that fell from scaffold sustaining serious injuries.
Construction Accidents $6 Million Settlement for electrician that fell one story off of roof during construction of an extension.
Construction Accidents $6 Million Awarded to construction worker that fell from ladder while installing window frame.
Construction Accidents $6 Million Won by construction worker that fell from ladder sustaining serious injuries.
Negligent Supervision $6 Million Awarded to 19 year old mentally disabled man that suffered severe burns as a result of institution’s failure to supervise.
Construction Accidents $5.6 Million Awarded to construction worker struck by falling object at construction site.
Construction Accidents $5.6 Million Settlement for Scaffold Installer that fell one story during construction of sidewalk bridge.
Construction Accidents $5 Million Dollars won by demolition worker that was knocked off ladder by HVAC duct, fracturing arm, requiring back surgery, amongst other injuries.
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Professional Background

Honors, Awards, & Accolades

Bar Admissions
  • New York State, 1987
  • Southern District of New York, 1996
  • Eastern District of New York, 1996
Associations
  • Super Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Bronx County Bar Association
  • Labor Law Task Force of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member
Education
  • J.D., Pace University School of Law, 1986
  • B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1983 (Management)

Many of the firm’s multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts have been in construction accident cases. Mr. Oresky handles construction accident cases under New York Labor Law Sections 200, 240, and 241 which gives broad rights to injured construction workers and those working in related trades. His clients include workers in construction, demolition, painting, roofing, pointing, window washing, and more.

Jacob Oresky represents victims in the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, as well as in Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For more information, call us at 718-993-9999 or contact us online.

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Our convenient office locations in the Bronx, Queens, and Manhattan are staffed with bilingual staff members who are prepared to help you recover money for your losses. We will handle everything involved with your personal injury case.

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