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We have decades of experience fighting for our clients' rights to the maximum compensation possible for their injuries.

New York Attorneys

Representing Clients in Nursing Home Neglect & Personal Injury Cases in NYC & the Surrounding Counties

Law Firm of D. F. Truhowsky is a New York personal injury practice dedicated to obtaining the maximum financial compensation possible for those who have been injured due to nursing home neglect and abuse, medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, and other forms of negligence.

New York attorney Deborah Truhowsky and her team possess decades of legal experience and have obtained hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation for injured clients and their families. Our firm is equally committed to holding those responsible—from nursing homes and hospitals to large trucking companies and defective product manufacturers—accountable for their actions.

Our firm has a passion for protecting the most vulnerable in our society, particularly the elderly, and true compassion for the individuals and families we represent. We feel that we can make a difference, not only in the courtroom but by advocating for needed legislation and improvements in the standards of long-term care.

By seeking our legal representation, you will have at your disposal our decades of experience in obtaining the maximum compensation possible for those injured by negligence and abuse. Our law firm is paid on a contingency fee basis, so in most cases, there are no upfront costs to clients.

We’ll fight to help you get the maximum financial compensation that you and your loved ones are entitled to. Contact us now to learn more.

  • LTCCC
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • New York State, Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • NYSBA
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Meet Your Legal Team

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    Deborah Truhowsky

    Founder

    Deborah worked for 20 years at a personal injury law firm where she led their nursing home neglect and abuse unit and was a partner for over 15 years. In 2010, she opened her own firm to focus on her passion for protecting and securing maximum compensation for victims, primarily those of nursing home neglect and abuse.
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    Randi K. Lehrman

    Of Counsel

    Randi K. Lehrman is an attorney focusing on cases involving nursing home neglect and abuse, medical malpractice, personal injury, and violations of the public health law. Brooklyn born and raised, Attorney Lehrman has helped numerous New Yorkers who have been wrongfully injured and treated receive just compensation over the last few decades.
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    Stacey Lagana

    Litigation Supervisor/Office Manager

    For over 20 years, Stacey M. Lagana has worked closely with Attorney Truhowsky as a litigation supervisor and office manager. Growing up between Brooklyn and Staten Island, she went to St. Peter’s High School for Girls and then to St. John’s University where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1992.
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    Anita Bhola

    Client Relations Manager

    Anita treats every client with utmost compassion, respect, and empathy, especially when they are going through difficult times, no matter what their case may involve. Her goal is to make every client feel as if they are family, and to help them navigate hardships by facilitating the legal process and putting clients’ minds at ease.
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The Maximum Financial Compensation for Those Injured Due to Negligence & Abuse

Founding attorney Deborah Truhowsky and her legal team are committed to obtaining the maximum compensation possible for wrongfully injured clients throughout New York. Suffering harm due to the negligent actions of someone else is a nightmarish experience that can affect every aspect of a victim’s life—physically, emotionally, mentally, socially, and financially.

No one should have to endure such an ordeal alone. We understand what you are going through and are happy to report that we have helped numerous wrongfully injured New Yorkers just like you obtain the maximum compensation that they are entitled to for their losses.

Attorney Truhowsky will devise a legal strategy tailored to your specific needs with the goal of winning compensation for your pain and suffering, medical bills, lost wages, and more. We can also file a wrongful death claim in the event you lost a loved one. Our team will be there for you throughout the duration of your claim both to take appropriate legal action as well as to lend an ear.

Dedicated & Personalized Approach

Our Clients Always Come First

Verdicts & Settlements*

There’s a reason why our clients speak highly of us to their friends, family members, and colleagues—we deliver results. The Law Firm of D.F. Truhowsky has been a trusted personal injury law firm in New York City since 2010, but Attorney Truhowsky has decades of litigation experience. She has helped thousands of New Yorkers obtain hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements after suffering an injury at no fault of their own. We believe our case results and reviews speak for themselves, so have a look and give us a call when you are ready to take charge of your situation.

  • Failed to Order Proper Care & Treatment Significant Six-Figure Settlement

    We obtained a significant six-figure settlement on behalf of the estate of an elderly woman in a medical malpractice and neglect suit she filed against a doctor, hospital, and nursing home.

  • Failure to Prevent Falls & Bed Sores Significant Six-Figure Settlement

    We obtained a significant six-figure settlement on behalf of the estate of an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s disease against a Long Island nursing home whose negligence resulted in her suffering numerous serious falls, painful fractures, and bedsores (pressure ulcers).

  • In-Home Neglect Significant Settlement

    We obtained a significant settlement for the family of a deceased elderly woman against a home care agency. The woman was in her late 80s, with both dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, and required 24-hour in-home care.

  • Severe Bed Sores Contribute to Patient’s Rapid Demise Significant Six-Figure Settlement

    We obtained a significant six-figure settlement from a Bronx nursing home for the family of a deceased elderly patient.

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Why Hire Us?

No two cases are alike because of numerous factors, the most important of which is you. We understand that every injured client has their own story and tailor our representation to the individual. While we may have worked on thousands of personal injury claims, we refuse to try and force a one size fits all approach on you just because it’s been done before. Instead, we take the time to get to know our clients so we can build innovative and effective strategies specifically for you and your needs. Though aggressive in the courtroom, we always treat our clients with the care and compassion they deserve.

  • Recovered Millions of Dollars for Injured Clients
  • Free Case Consultations Available
  • The 5 Boroughs of NYC & the Surrounding Counties
  • Compassionate Representation
  • Home & Hospital Visits
  • Over 30 Years of Legal Experience

Rave Reviews

    They are patient with their clients and very respectful when they interact with you.

    - E. L.

    I have used The Law Firm of D.F. Truhowsky for the past 4 years in an ongoing Nursing Home Neglect lawsuit.

    - M.T.

    From our initial conversation, I was confident in Deborah Truhowsky's capability to seek justice on behalf of my family.

    - C.H.

    Very professional, attentive to questions, and very easy to work with.

    - J.B.

    We are so pleased with the professionalism we've received from Attorney Deborah Truhowsky and the staff.

    - S.B.
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