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Nassau County Defense Attorneys

Honesty. Integrity. Communication.

These three principles are the focus of our practice at Montfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley LLP.

Established in 1950 and committed to the principles of honesty, integrity and communication. The firm has earned an outstanding reputation throughout the New York metropolitan area for its defense of personal injury claims, as well as within the insurance industry, for the competent and ethical practice of law. Our goal is to bring our clients success by providing effective, efficient and expeditious legal representation.

A prominent part of our practice is the defense of medical malpractice actions. For more than forty years, we have represented many medical providers in the New York metro area, including major hospital systems and their physicians against claims of medical malpractice and negligence. Our partners have tried major general liability and medical malpractice cases to jury verdicts. In addition, the attorneys at our firm have successfully defended individuals against claims of libel and slander.

Our attorneys have an unmatched track record in defending high exposure claims of bodily injury arising from automobile accidents, labor law violations, construction accidents, homeowner claims, slip and fall accidents, product liability, and the use of heavy equipment and machinery. We also have extensive experience successfully refuting claims of alleged defects in sidewalks, streets, highways, and culverts. The firm is also experienced in defending Nassau County and several municipalities against claims of defective highway design and the alleged failure to provide adequate traffic control devices at intersections.

Our firm takes pride in its exceptional stability. Our trial attorneys average over twenty years of litigation experience in both Suffolk and Nassau County as well as in all the surrounding metropolitan area counties, including the five boroughs of New York City and Westchester County. The firm regularly represents clients in the Federal District Courts including the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Our attorneys practice in state and federal courts, on both trial and appellate levels, and represent clients before administrative agencies.

Our firm is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.