Newark Sidewalk Accident & Fall — Municipal Property Attorney
Mark Law Firm is a small firm with a large presents, specializing in personal injury law, and has handled hundreds of slip and fall sidewalk accidents in which our clients become injured due to the negligence of the landowner, often times that owner is a Town, City, Borough or village municipal property.
Sidewalk injuries involving tripping, slipping and falling occur almost daily in New Jersey. Often times, you are minding your own business , when without warning you comes across a dangerous sidewalk and trip over a dangerous ledge or condition. Our injury lawyers represent people who are injured in accidents throughout New Jersey. Our firm has a proven track record of recovering and obtaining favorable results for our clients. When looking to hire an attorney, they should have experience in obtaining favorable settlements in a similar type of accident.
In New Jersey, Municipalities are entitled to a qualified immunity pursuant to the New Jersey Tort Claims Act. In order to properly preserve your claim against a municipality for a slip and fall accident, you must file a notice of tort claim (“NTC”) with the municipality within 90 days of the accident. Failure to file such a notice timely, may result in losing your lawsuit against the municipality forever.