Robert M. Fiala

Robert M. Fiala

Associate
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
800-574-4529
Email:

Robert Fiala is an associate of Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., and handles all aspects of the firm's personal injury cases up to and including trials. He has tried many significant construction accident, motor vehicle and premises liability cases with a very high rate of successful verdicts and settlements. Mr. Fiala also handles mediations and appeals of firm matters.

Mr. Fiala has been associated with the firm since 1990. In addition to his work with the firm, Mr. Fiala is also a volunteer fireman and ex-captain of Company No. 4 of the Manhasset - Lakeville Fire Department, Great Neck, New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Accident Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1991
  • New Jersey, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1991

Education

  • New York Law School, New York, New York
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1990
  • St. John's University
    • B.S. - 1987

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York County Lawyers Association

Case Results

Since 1965, we’ve recovered over $1 BILLION on behalf of our clients. read more
  • $2.1 million settlement

    for 33-year old electrician who fell from ladder while attempting to fit heavy cable into crown box when cable sprung back and struck him, causing him to suffer left shoulder injury with impingement.

  • $1.6 million settlement

    for 38-year old electrician who slipped and fell on debris on stairway with resulting cervical herniated disc and aggravation of pre-existing arthritic changes.

  • $2.55 million settlement

    for 42-year old electrician who fell into an uncovered, unprotected hole and suffered a severe low back injury with herniated disc(s) that required surgery at L4-5 and L5-S1 levels.

  • $1.75 million settlement

    for 26-year old construction worker who fell through opening in roof and fractured his wrist, requiring surgery with open reduction and internal fixation, external fixation device, and eventual fusion.

  • $2.5 million settlement

    for 38-year old female electrician (with history of prior neck injury) who tripped on uneven Masonite protective floor covering, and suffered neck injury with herniated discs requiring cervical fusion.

  • $1.2 million settlement

    during trial for 40-year old sheet metal worker who was struck in the neck and shoulder by an air conditioning unit and suffered herniated cervical discs and cervical radiculopathy.