Location: Fishkill, New York; Dutchess County
Fax: (845) 896-5299
Attorney Ira M. Maurer has won over $100 million for his clients over the course of a 40 year career.
Ira M. Maurer is a nationally-recognized personal injury trial lawyer with a prestigious history of winning major legal victories for severely injured clients for more than four decades. He has won millions of dollars against manufacturers, railroads, construction companies and contractors, insurance companies, transportation companies, physicians and other medical service providers, property owners and motor vehicle operators. He is well known for his technical savvy and the breadth of his medical knowledge, which gives him an edge above the rest when it comes to winning compensation for severe injuries in any type of personal injury practice area.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, please contact our injury attorney in Fishkill today at (845) 896-5295 to schedule a free consultation or complete the form on this page. Attorney Ira M. Maurer serves clients in surrounding areas including Dutchess County, Orange County and throughout the Hudson Valley.
The Maurer Law Firm provides legal services for a variety of personal injury cases. Our Areas Of Practice include:
- Personal Injury
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Railroad Worker Injury/FELA
- Animal Bites
- Sexual Abuse
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Assault & Battery
- Aviation Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Whistleblower Claims (Federal Rail Safety Act (FRSA))
- Construction Accidents
- Labor Law
- Wrongful Death
Educational and Professional Background
Attorney Maurer was admitted to the New York bar in 1980 and has established law in several reported cases. He has also been admitted to practice in various federal courts in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. Our injury attorney has been voluntarily working as a federal court mediator in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York for approximately 19 years.
Ira M. Maurer is a member of several prestigious and well-respected associations including:
- The American Association for Justice
- The New York Trial Lawyers Association
- The New York State Bar Association
- Founding member of the Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys.
- Member of the Trial Lawyers Care Committee
After devastation hit America in World Trade Center Disaster, Ira M. Maurer represented victims and the surviving family members of victims without compensation to help our country and its citizens heal.
For ten years, he was a member of the board of directors for the Lyme Disease Foundation. Mr. Maurer is considered the forefather of Lyme disease-related litigation in the United States, having won the first negligence-based case in the country on behalf of four signal department workers against the Long Island Railroad. He has been a guest speaker on the subject as well.
Ira Maurer's education began with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harpur College, the liberal arts school at the State University of New York at Binghamton, followed by a Juris Doctor degree from St. John's University School of Law. He has been married for over 30 years and has two daughters.
Top Train Injury Lawyer
As a leader in the railroad law field, Ira M. Maurer has won more than one thousand claims – including several precedent-setting lawsuits – against interstate and intrastate railroads for railroad employees and passengers. He has brought successful claims against a variety of railroads such as:
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad
- The Long Island Railroad
- New Jersey Transit Rail
- The New York Transit Authority
- Delaware and Hudson Railroad
- CSX Railroad
- Canadian Pacific Railway
- Penn Central Railroad
- Santa Fe Railroad
- The Staten Island Rapid Transit Operating Authority
Ira M. Maurer has represented railroad employees from every job craft, including: signalmen, signal inspectors, engineers, conductors, firemen, brakemen, trackmen, electricians, welders, iron workers, carmen, coach cleaners, painters, sheet metal workers, janitors, communications technicians, vending machine technicians, ticket agents, information booth clerks, block operators, rail traffic controllers, power directors, inventory clerks, distribution center drivers, crane operators, boom truck operators, MTA police officers and detectives and management employees, and has worked alongside many local and international union officers who represent workers in all railroad crafts.
Schedule Your Consultation with our Fishkill Injury Attorney
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in any type of personal injury accident, please call The Maurer Law Firm at (845) 896-5295 for a FREE consultation with our experienced Fishkill and Hudson Valley injury attorney Ira M. Maurer. You can also fill out our contact form on this page or by clicking here and visiting our contact page. Our legal office in Dutchess County serves clients in nearby areas including Myers Corner, Beacon, and LaGrangeville, New York.