David J. Hernandez at djhernandez.com wins million dollar settlements for accident victims through wrongful death litigation, civil litigation for improper maintenance of traffic control devices, and civil landlord tenant litigation, specifically one landlord’s pit bull attacked a commercial tenant’s client. David Hernandez won $10 million, $2.4 million, and $330,000 respectively for these three clients. He will attempt difficult cases throughout New York City, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island.
David J. Hernandez and Associates, a minority-owned law firm formed in 1987, practices personal jury, civil litigation, and real estate law for the average client. Hernandez believes in the “noble” cause of standing up to landlords, big municipalities, massive insurance companies, and solvent corporations, which put clients in the streets, don’t care if they are catastrophically injured, or destroy clients’ reputations and livelihood. A graduate of New York University School of Law and Fordham University, David Hernandez represents clients in all of New Jersey and New York, and is recognized by United States Supreme Court.
New York Super Lawyer, in the top 5% of all New York lawyers based on performance, Hernandez was the 50th president of the Puerto Rican Bar Association who contributed to the New York Hispanic Bar Task Force and the New York State Conference of Bar Leaders. Currently, he’s on the Civil Practice Advisory Committee to the Chief Administrative Judge and the Grievance Committee of the Brooklyn Bar Association. He’s a representative to the New York State Bar Association House of Delegates.
Hernandez serves on the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a network of lawyers established in 1993 to inform, advise, and refer clients and attorneys to attorneys recognized for superior accomplishment in their area of endeavor. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is “the source” for the most-respected best qualified lawyers by state in each area of legal practice.
David J. Hernandez and Associates helps families at the saddest times in their lives, with issues of divorce, child custody, child support, and visitation. He helps clients who must suddenly care for a family member who can no longer care for him or herself or need legal assistance when a family member dies unexpectedly. The Hernandez Law Firm Hernandez practices real estate law, estate planning and probate law. Consultations are free, and the firm advocates for most clients on contingency fees.
His clients highly recommend him. They say, “David J. Hernandez is understanding, well versed in “all” areas of law, and never left their side. His manner is smooth and professional, a truly great lawyer.”