Our New York Prison Injury Attorneys: Protection from Abuse at Riker's Island and Elsewhere
Serving New York, New Jersey, & Connecticut
Recent headlines have captured the frightening and dangerous conditions in our prisons. Many inmates are subjected to improper treatment by staff, have been denied necessary care or medical treatment, and have suffered harm as a result of unsupervised interactions with fellow prisoners.
If you or a family member was attacked, assaulted, subjected to abuse or otherwise injured while incarcerated — or if your medical needs were not attended to — talk to the New York civil rights attorneys at the Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm. We can help you understand your legal rights and help you seek recourse.
Assaults, Attacks and Corrections Misconduct | Medical Neglect While In Custody
Unfortunately, prison assaults and medical neglect are an ongoing problem in New York. Our firm represents individuals in serious matters involving:
- Attacks and injuries in state and federal prisons
- Rikers Island prisoner injuries
- Police brutality
- Misconduct and abuse by corrections staff
- Attacks against a person in custody by another prisoner or detainee
- Sexual assault against male and female prisoners and corrections staff
- Detainees and prisoners who were denied medication, insulin or other treatment
- Individuals who died while in custody
Attorney Alan L. Fuchsberg has more than 30 years of experience representing injured people and their families. He is passionate about protecting the rights of prisoners, exposing harmful misconduct and holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions.
Free Consultation with Our New York Prison Injury Attorneys
If you were injured while in jail The Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm can answer your questions and help you decide how to move forward. Contact our knowledgeable New York City lawyers for prison injury and police brutality cases. If we represent you in a lawsuit, there are no legal fees unless you are awarded compensation for your damages and losses.
VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS
Widow brought a wrongful death suit against a doctor after botched surgery of her husband.
Infant was brain damaged at birth due to the failure of a doctor to perform a c-section.
A wife and mother of three was paralyzed as a result of a faulty car roof design.
Failure to order an MRI resulted in permanent paralysis of a 14-year-old boy.
An infant was neurologically impaired as a result failure to perform a c-section.
Wrongful death of a pregnant woman and one of her babies, leaving the other brain injured.