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Areas of Practice

New York City, Long Island, Staten Island, New York, New Jersey

Every day people like you suffer at the hands of their employers, large corporations, hospitals, or the negligence of other individuals. Whether you have suffered physical injury or emotional trauma, you deserve to have a law firm working for you to extend your legal rights and protect you from the malevolence of others. Morelli Ratner PC handles cases like yours every day and works to gain recoveries for our clients in a wide range of practice areas.

Areas of Frequent Practice

Although Morelli Ratner PC works with a wide variety of cases, our primary focus is on:

In each of these areas of practice we have successfully gained recoveries for clients in million and multimillion dollar amounts. Many of our clients have come to our offices uncertain of whether they had a viable case. However, the attorneys at Morelli Ratner PC are eager to take any type of case to court, no matter how big, in order to defend your rights.

Additional Practice Areas

In addition to major cases involving each of the above practice areas, Morelli Ratner PC has aggressively pursued litigation against those responsible for false arrest and false imprisonment. No entity is above the law, including those we trust to enforce the laws and those we trust to defend our legal rights. If you have been the victim of police brutality or legal malpractice we welcome you to a free legal consultation at our firm to discuss the details of your case confidentially and discuss pursuing justice against those who have harmed you.

The experienced attorneys at Morelli Ratner PC also work with clients who have experienced the loss of a loved one through wrongful death. If your loved one has been taken from you because of the intentional or negligent acts of another individual or organization, please do not wait until the statute of limitations has run out before contacting our attorneys to help you receive compensation for your loss.

If you or a loved one has been the victim of the negligent actions of another party or parties, please contact the experienced New York attorneys at Morelli Ratner PC who will work to protect your rights in New York City, Long Island, Staten Island and New Jersey.

Mass Torts

Avandia

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Avandia (rosiglitazone), one of a class of drugs known as thiazolidinediones, is prescribed by doctors to manage type 2 diabetes in their patients. It...

Chantix

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

When the anti-smoking drug Chantix was first released to the market, it showed early promise. Early reports showed a 44 percent success rate after...

Fosamax

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Fosamax is a type of medication intended for healing osteoporosis and other conditions. Unfortunately, Fosamax creates conditions that result in the...

Paxil

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Paxil is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, and is an antidepressant. It is part of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is used to...

Raptiva

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

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Employment Discrimination

Age Discrimination

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

If you are over the age of 40 and have been passed over for promotion in favor of someone younger and less experienced than you, the feeling of...

Sexual Harassment

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

As either the only employee of a small company or one employee of a large corporation, you may experience sexual harassment at your...


Medical Malpractice

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

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Wrongful Death

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When a loved one passes away, it can be difficult to carry on, even when that death is because of natural causes. When your loved one’s death is...

Product Liability

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

We expect the products we purchase to be safe and effective. A product that injures or causes illness to consumers should not have made it to the...

Construction Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Serious construction accidents that cause long-term or debilitating injury can be avoided by construction companies and their employees carefully...

Motor Vehicle Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Thousands of individuals like you are injured in automobile accidents every day. Whether you suffered short or long-term injuries, you may feel that the...

Slip & Fall Claims

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

No matter your age, a fall can cause serious injury. Small children and older individuals are more likely to suffer serious injuries because of brittle...

Nursing Home Mistreatment

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When your elderly loved ones are no longer able to care for themselves, and when you cannot provide them with the level of care they need to be...

Police Brutality

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Those in positions of authority, such as police officers, are required to protect and defend citizens against potential harm, including arresting and...

False Arrest

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

We trust the police and law enforcement officers to protect us and detain individuals who have committed crimes or are a danger to those around them....

False Imprisonment

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When you are arrested or detained for the suspicion of a crime, you may be imprisoned at that time. However, when you are...

Sex Discrimination

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

If you are one of the millions of women working in the US work force, you have been exposed to comments or treatment that is prohibited by the law....

Racial Discrimination

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

As the victim of racial discrimination, you may have faced any number of challenging situations in your workplace brought on by the fact that you are a...


Boating Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

The East Coast has some of the most popular boating areas in the country, but overcrowded or reckless boating can result in tragedy. Serious personal...

ATV Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Recreational vehicles have provided thousands of Americans with access to new hobbies and enjoyable pastimes. They have also caused some individuals to...

Train Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Mass transit accidents affect the lives of hundreds and sometimes thousands of people at a time. Train accidents can be some of the...

Bus Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Your safety or the safety of your child may be threatened at any time by being involved in a bus accident. Like truck...

Motorcycle Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Whether you yourself have been involved in a motorcycle accident or have lost a loved one to a motorcycle accident, you are probably struggling with...

SUV Rollovers


New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

As a survivor of an SUV rollover, you know how difficult it can be to move forward after such a terrifying experience. Rollovers account for one...

Truck Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Tractor trailer accidents are often the most devastating types of accidents people can experience. The most serious injuries occur when a very large...

Personal Injury

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

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Aviation Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Although more lives are lost in other types of accidents, aviation accidents are known for causing fatalities on a larger scale. Aviation accidents are...

Premises Liability

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When you are invited onto someone else’s property or when you are paying for access to a space, you shouldn’t have to dodge dangerous areas...

Elevator & Escalator Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Even the most innocuous of places can present hazards for unsuspecting individuals. Serious accidents can occur on elevators and escalators, and the...

Pedestrian Accidents

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When you walk down the sidewalk or cross a street you are relying on the people around you to drive and act responsibly. But every year thousands of...

Cerebral Palsy

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Of the many types of birth defects which may occur cerebral palsy, or CP, can be one of the most difficult. Individuals with cerebral palsy encounter...

Erb's palsy

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

While difficult births are not uncommon, modern hospitals and obstetrics practices are equipped with the right equipment to make a safe Cesarean section...

Birth Injuries

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Every parent hopes that his or her child will begin life with the most possible potential and in good health. However, even births which should go...

Delayed Diagnoses

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

We depend on doctors and surgeons to provide us with the important and timely care that can save our lives. But if you have experienced a complication...

Failed Diagnoses

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Failed diagnosis, also known as failure to diagnose, is a type of medical malpractice that occurs when a...

Medical Misdiagnosis

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Most of us must simply trust our doctors when they prescribe a medication or a course of treatment. We do not have the medical expertise to know whether...

Surgical Errors

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When you undergo surgery for a life-threatening condition, you are at the mercy of the surgeon and medical professionals who have been trained for these...

Emergency Room Errors

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

No one wants to end up in the emergency room, but emergency rooms have saved hundreds of thousands of lives after accidents or unexpected medical events...

Dog Bites

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Pets are the responsibility of their owners, but thousands of people are injured by dog bites occur every year. A domestic dog is simply a dog that has...

Securities Fraud

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

When you choose a stock broker you are placing your trust in that individual’s financial savvy and awareness of trading law. You also trust them...

Legal Malpractice

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Attorneys overwhelmingly respect the profession and the laws they uphold. When someone hires an attorney for legal help, it is because of the knowledge...

Back Injury

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Back injuries may be among the most painful and debilitating injuries that can occur. They often lay people out for weeks or months, can occur anywhere...

Burn Injury

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Burn injuries are caused by heat, chemicals, or electricity. They can affect the skin, or the tissues beneath the skin. It is also possible to ingest...

Spinal Cord Injury

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Spinal cord injuries are often serious personal injuries that can cause partial or complete paralysis and change lives forever. Victims of spinal cord...

Traumatic Brain Injury

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Many people can sympathize with those who have a bump on the head. Sports, roughhousing children, or simply working around the house are sometimes the...

Ocella

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Ocella, a generic birth control version of Yaz/Yasmin has some of the same drawbacks as those name brand drugs. Ocella is...

Yaz

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

The birth control pills Yaz and Yasmin are advertised in magazines and on television, but since 2001, both birth control pills have been linked to...

Levaquin

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

Levaquin, a brand name for the drug Levofloxacin, is manufactured by Johnson & Johnson’s Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. It is a...


Pharmaceutical Litigation

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

Pharmaceutical companies earn billions of dollars a year for their products. These drugs are marketed as being needed by consumers to help them in some...

Toxic Torts

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

Every day we are exposed to chemicals in the air, water, even in our food, many of which are not harmful or cause no harmful side effects. However,...

DePuy Hip Replacement

New York, New Jersey, and Nationwide

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Transvaginal Mesh Devices

New York, New Jersey and Nationwide

The Food and Drug Administration is currently looking into reports of numerous complications involving the implantation of transvaginal...


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