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Based in Mineola, New York, the law firm of Shayne, Dachs, Sauer & Dachs, LLP was established in 1955, making it one of the oldest and most venerable firms in the state. During the ensuing 59 years, the firm and its individual partners have fought for the rights of injured clients in Nassau and Suffolk counties, the five boroughs of New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, and Staten Island), and Westchester and Rockland counties. We work aggressively, tenaciously, skillfully, and successfully, obtaining for clients the greatest possible measure of justice, compensation, and peace of mind. Our practice covers nearly all aspects of injury and negligence law, most notably the following:
Personal injury law
Medical malpractice law
In addition, the firm's unparalleled Appeals Department has a success rate that far exceeds the norm.
Our lawyers average 40 years and our support staff averages 36 years of legal experience
Shayne, Dachs is a uniquely constructed law firm, consisting of only partners and no junior associates. Our lawyers have been practicing for a minimum of 30 years, and as much as 60 years. Indeed, our five attorneys have a combined 160 years of experience! Our support staff, paralegals, and legal assistants have all been with the firm for between 30 years and 45 years. This remarkable degree of longevity and continuity guarantees that no matter who handles your case, you receive highly experienced and knowledgeable legal representation and attention.
During our many years of practice, the members of our firm have all excelled and earned outstanding reputations and the profound respect of their peers and judges. It is for that reason that we have become known as "lawyers' lawyers" or "counsel to the profession." Each of the attorneys in the firm has achieved the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Reviewed RatingsSM, representing the highest standards of legal ability and professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence. Indeed, we are honored to be listed among the most distinguished law practices in the country in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers in four separate categories:
In addition, all of our attorneys are and have been extremely active in lecturing, teaching, and writing about various topics related to personal injury, medical malpractice, insurance law, and appellate practice. Indeed, we were the first law firm to be assigned a regular featured column in the New York Law Journal in 1973, a column on insurance law that is still featured in the Law Journal today, a distinction that celebrates our longevity, reputation and commitment to excellence.
Experience, dedication, results
Experience counts. Dedication, skill, hard work, tenacity, and excellence matter. These are the ingredients that distinguish Shayne, Dachs, Sauer & Dachs, LLP and make it the prominent and formidable firm that it is, and assure you that our representation is of the highest standards of quality and service. We are deeply committed to helping our clients receive the greatest degree of justice and compensation possible.
If you or a loved one, friend, or acquaintance has been injured or is involved in a dispute over insurance coverage and needs the assistance of an experienced attorney, call us at (516) 747-1100 or toll-free at (866) 353-7918, or contact us online today to schedule a free consultation. We look forward to the opportunity to assist you in promptly and efficiently resolving your personal injury, medical malpractice, and/or insurance law matter with the competence, care, and concern that has earned us our excellent reputation in the legal community and with our many satisfied clients.
All of our Partners are members of the New York State Bar Association and Nassau County Bar Association. In addition, several of the partners are members and active participants in such Bar Association groups as the American Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association, the Nassau-Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association, and the Jewish Lawyers Association of Nassau County.
A Limited Liability Partnership
(Formerly Shayne, Dachs, Corker, Sauer & Dachs, LLP)
Specific Areas of Practice for our Mineola office: