Queens Medical Malpractice Attorneys

Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP

Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP
80-02 Kew Gardens Road
Suite 5001

Kew Gardens, New York 11415

Phone(718) 577-2573 or(866) 679-2513
Fax (718) 261-0479

Website www.queensnewyorklawyers.com
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Other Offices: Hicksville (NY)  New York (NY)  

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Law Firm Overview

Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP is a medical malpractice firm based in Kew Gardens, New York that has served the surrounding areas for more than sixty years.
Dealing with the aftermath of a botched medical procedure or medical decision can be frightening, frustrating, heartbreaking and highly stressful. The firm's attorneys know this, and they have guided countless victims and their families through obtaining substantial settlements and verdicts. The firm knows that oftentimes, no amount of money could ever make up for what happened, and that is why they fight passionately for what is right.

Too often, medical professionals and health care facilities are overly protected when it comes to malpractice. Doctors who legitimately worsened a patient's health through poor or even negligent choices routinely escape punishment. The lawyers of Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP refuse to see innocent people's lives destroyed by incompetence, and they aggressively assert well-prepared materials to the companies responsible or to a court of law in order to ensure that the closest thing to justice can be actualized.

Year this Office was Established: 1950

Languages: Spanish

Areas of Law

Additional Areas of Law: Anesthesia and Pain Management Errors, Dental and Maxillofacial Errors, Orthopedic and Joint Replacement Errors, T-Bone Accident, Rear-End Collision, Scaffolding Accident, Police Misconduct

Areas of Law Description

Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP provides legal representation and services in the following areas of practice:

- Medical Malpractice

Our attorneys are highly experienced in handling medical malpractice cases and have a track record of sizeable recoveries dating to our founding in 1950. As described in detail on our verdicts page, we have recovered numerous six- and seven-figure awards through settlement and through jury trials.

- Nursing Home Abuse

At the New York law firm of Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP, our lawyers are sensitive to the needs of family members who suspect that their elderly loved one is the victim of nursing home neglect or abuse. We have handled cases for the elderly throughout our 60 years of practice and continue to fight for the rights of the elderly and incapacitated.

- Personal Injury

The lawyers at the Queens law firm of Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP, represent people who have been victimized by others' negligence. Since our firm was founded in 1950, we have built a track record of sizeable recoveries that includes numerous six- and seven-figure jury verdicts and settlements.

- Motor Vehicle Accidents

At the law firm of Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP, we have handled hundreds of vehicle accident cases in our 60 years of service to our clients. Our legal team includes attorneys with 30 and 40 years of personal injury legal experience, and has the resources to handle the most difficult and involved cases. Further, our long-standing reputation of handling substantial cases means that when we contact high-level doctors and other experts, they take our calls and agree to provide crucial testimony.

- Real Estate

Clients know they can rely on us to help them with any real estate concern. We handle a wide range of real estate law issues, including: Buying or selling a house; Buying or selling a Co-operative Apartment (co-ops); Buying or Selling a Condominium; Buying or Selling Commercial buildings; Refinancing a loan; Mortgage Modifications; and, Short Sales. Our bilingual staff is dedicated to helping each client find the answers he or she needs. Real estate transactions can be complicated and often involve significant investments of time and money. An experienced attorney can help you anticipate and avoid potential problems. At our firm, you get the benefit of our wealth of experience in New York real estate law.

- Construction Accidents

If you have been injured in a construction accident while on the job, you need to seek representation from a knowledgeable and experienced attorney. At Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP , we have handled numerous construction accident cases throughout our 60 years of established practice. Our personal injury lawyers take the time to examine all aspects of your case, allowing us to determine the best way in which to aggressively pursue the compensation you deserve for the injuries you have suffered. Contact us to discuss your case.

- Premises Liability Accidents

If you have been injured in a slip-, trip-and-fall accident, or other type of accident on unsafe premises in the greater New York City area, contact the Queens law firm of Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP. We have handled hundreds of premises liability accident cases since 1950, including: Slip-and-Fall Accidents and Injuries; Sidewalk Accidents and Injuries; Injuries from Faulty Stairwells, Steps and Stairs; Injuries to Children on Playgrounds and School Grounds; Victim of Rape or Sexual Assault Due to Security Failures; Lead Poisoning; and, Dog Attacks.

- Estate Planning and Probate

A careful, thoughtful plan for your future can do wonders for peace of mind. There are many questions – which perhaps you haven’t even thought about – that you should be considering. Our attorney will ask you the right questions when drafting a will and will help you answer them.

- Product Liability

When you take on a manufacturer and argue that a product which has provided revenues for the company is simply no good, they often fight hard to defend the case and the reputation of the product. This is why you must have attorneys willing to prosecute the case, spend the money and time to bring the case to trial.

- Civil Rights Violations

With a reputation for aggressively standing up for clients when their civil rights have been violated, our lawyers at Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP are knowledgeable and experienced attorney that take each and every allegation of a civil rights violation as a matter to be investigated seriously. We are examine all aspects of your civil rights violation case, deposing witnesses, subpoenaing phone records other documents that show a pattern and practice of behavior from those individuals or organizations all edged to have engaged in the civil rights violation. We work to determine the best way in which to seek compensation for the violation you have suffered.

- Real Estate and Business Litigation

Being sued can be a frightful event, especially if you are unfamiliar with the legal process. Even if you are familiar and have sued or been sued before, it can be a stressful time. Will you lose your business? Will you lose your house? Will you triumph because you were right all along? Our litigators can help you determine your risk if you are involved in litigation in the following areas: Boundary line disputes/adverse possession; Partition actions; Frauds and forgeries; and, Other real estate and business disputes.

- Commercial and Civil Litigation

Our civil and commercial law legal services range from legal help when police use excessive force to managing real estate transactions and litigating business disputes. We have recovered seven-figure awards for police brutality cases and seven-figure awards in property damage disputes and other property-related disputes.

- Commercial and Business Litigation

At Pearlman, Apat, Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP, our legal services involving commercial law and litigation range, from consulting with businesses on entity formation, to litigating complex disputes between partners and corporate directors, and officers of closely held corporations. We focus on their business interests when noncompete agreements are violated or a competitor is interfering with business relationships.


Richard H. Apat Mr. Richard H. Apat
Commercial Litigation, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury, Real Estate

Ira Futterman Mr. Ira H. Futterman
Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury

Martin Seinfeld Mr. Martin M. Seinfeld
Commercial Litigation, Medical Malpractice

Lynn Sirotkin Ms. Lynn Sirotkin
Estate Planning, Health Care and Social, Personal Injury, Real Estate


  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Queens County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice

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