Kariym Burke
Kariym Burke
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It was a pleasure working with Michael Dreishpoon and his team. I highly recommend them. He's reliable, takes the time to explain everything to you and was very patient with me. He walks you through the entire process and is in your corner. He goes above and beyond for his clients.
Marlyn Leal
Marlyn Leal
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I highly recommend to anyone who wants to receive the best service, everyone in the office is so sweet and helpful. I highly recommend!
Crystal Bonds
Crystal Bonds
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Working with Michael has been a complete pleasure. He is not into small talk, but about his business, effective and efficient. He provided clarity for everything throughout the process, and was very successful with my case. He and his staff were very attentive and I am grateful.
dwayne lobban
dwayne lobban
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I have been using the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon for over 14 years. After three difficult cases in the past, Michael and his associates defended my right's as a client and I was compensated very well. He is the best at his business, he communicates well never misses a deadline. If you want a reliable, respectful and intelligent representation Michael will prove worthy of your business.
Jeff Taylor
Jeff Taylor
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Michael gave detailed yet easy to understand information and advise.. He broke everything down step by step and stayed in touch and accessible throughout the process.. He got me the best settlement possible.. I would definitely use his services again if need be in the future..
Dhanragie Singh-Soogrim
Dhanragie Singh-Soogrim
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The law firm of Michael Dreishpoon was very professional courteous dependable and thorough in dealing with my case. I am completely satisfied with his service I have no regrets therefore I highly recommend to anyone looking for an injury lawyer to please contact Mr Michael Dreishpoon Esq
noelle davis
noelle davis
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I highly recommend this law firm Micheal Dreishpoon he did a wonderful job with my case.The staff is wonderful and friendly helps you with with any questions and concerns you may have have
adolfo moreno
adolfo moreno
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I found myself in an unfortunate situation in February, and was facing serious charges. After contacting a couple lawyers, I found Michael and he was the right man for the job. He was able to communicate clearly, and did not hesitate to answer any questions. Safe to say, I am all in the clear now and I have Michael to thank.
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This is my 2nd case using Michael Dreishpoon' office. He's an excellent lawyer and always upfront about everything and instructs you on what you need to do. He is always responsive and follows up and follows through. Very direct and to the point; but that's what makes him a great lawyer, you get no BS from him. I highly recommend him. Samantha and Jeremy are also great to work with regarding appointments and other details. Thanks Team!
Devendra Harrinarain
Devendra Harrinarain
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Honestly speaking for the first time ever i had no doubt with what this man can do.Truly protected my rights as an individual best lawyer i have had so far. I know with out a doubt your in trouble this is the man that can get you out .

Criminal Defense

If you’ve been accused of committing a crime, it’s vital that you consult with a criminal defense lawyer immediately.

Personal Injury

With due attention to safety, many personal injuries can be easily avoided.


Michael Dreishpoon has been practicing law in the New York metropolitan area and serving Queens for over 30 years.

Queens Personal Injury Attorney

Queens, NY Personal Injury Lawyer & Criminal Defense Attorney

Whether it’s receiving the maximum amount for your personal injury or protecting your freedom, choosing the right personal injury lawyer or criminal defense attorney is critical. If you have a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence or have been arrested, you need a fearless and experienced personal injury attorney who is tough, determined and successful. 

Michael Dreishpoon is a Queens personal injury lawyer who is never intimidated by his opponent’s size or position. Whether the adversary is a powerful insurance company or the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Dreishpoon won’t back down on a personal injury or criminal defense case. Michael Dreishpoon stands out from other Queens personal injury attorneys with his 30-plus year track record of success in personal injury and criminal cases. 

If you need a Queens personal injury attorney, contact the law office of Michael Dreishpoon for a free consultation today. 

Criminal Law

In criminal cases, Michael Dreishpoon routinely obtains dismissals and acquittals for clients charged with domestic violencedrugsweaponsDWI, assault, robbery, larceny, etc. From interrogation, arrest and/ or arraignment to case conclusion, Michael is a fearless personal injury and criminal defense lawyer who protects your freedom and your rights.

After carefully investigating and analyzing the facts and circumstances of your matter, Michael will utilize his knowledge as an attorney to develop a defense strategy to beat the case. Your case will receive the attention it deserves and all of your calls will be answered 24 hours a day. Also, all consultations on this attorney are free of charge, the retainer fees are reasonable and payment plans are available.

Personal Injury Law

Michael Dreishpoon is an experienced Queens, NY personal injury lawyer who has negotiated thousands of large settlements and won many high verdicts at trial for his personal injury clients. Recently, Michael convinced a Queens County jury to award his client $214,375 on a motor vehicle accident case where Allstate had offered $50,000 pre-trial!

Whether you’ve been injured in an auto accidentconstruction/work site accident or slip/trip and fall incident, Michael will make sure that you receive the highest award possible.

In addition, he will get you reimbursed for lost wages and any out-of-pocket expenses (transportation, medication, co-pays, etc.). Michael gets paid only when he wins money for you, so he has incentive to fight on your behalf on your personal injury case.


Need a Queens Personal Injury Lawyer?

“Safety first”. It’s something we all hear growing up. It’s an ideal we instill in our children, and it’s something that is on most of our minds when we step foot outside our homes each day.

Personal Injury Attorneys in Queens

Whether you are on your way to work, walking home from school, visiting a bank, or picking up your weekly groceries, you should never have to worry about being unsafe or getting injured.

Considering you value and protect your own safety, you may assume that others value your safety and well-being as well. Unfortunately that is not always the case, and accidents and personal injuries happen.

If you find yourself injured in an accident in Queens or any part of the New York metropolitan area due to someone else’s negligence, you have the legal right to demand and receive compensation for your injuries. The Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon have expert personal injury attorneys that will help you do just that.

Cases our Queens Personal Injury Attorneys Take On

Our expert personal injury lawyers have over 20 years of experience in personal injury law. Our firm has an impressive track record of successfully fighting for compensation for our clients.

Our attorneys understand that accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, regardless of how careful you or your loved ones are when going about your day-to-day activities. That’s why we take on a wide range of cases.

Our Queens law firm confidently takes on cases such as:


Our Queens Personal Injury Lawyers Can Help Get You the Compensatory Damages You Deserve

Our attorneys know that the only thing worse than dealing with your accident or personal injury itself, is dealing with insurance companies. Often, and unfortunately, they just don’t want to pay you. This is where our firm steps in. We’re here to help you get what you deserve.

Fighting insurance companies can be overwhelming, but rest assured the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon will help you through the entire process. Our Queens lawyers know your rights, we understand the law, and we will fight aggressively to get you the money you’re entitled to.

Our firm understands and regularly deals with difficulties you may face after an accident or injury. We will fight for compensation regarding issues such as:

  • physical disability
  • lost wages
  • medical expenses
  • pain and suffering
  • change in quality of living
  • transportation expenses

The lawyers at the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon will be there for you every step of the way, fighting to protect your rights. You can rest assured knowing that you will be treated fairly and will receive just compensation for your injuries.

In an Accident? Call the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon Today!

If you have a personal injury case, sound legal representation is as important to your recovery as medical treatment. Our firm has both the experience and the expertise you need.

The attorneys at the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon value our clients. We know you’ve already gone through a lot if you’ve suffered a personal injury. Speak to one of our lawyers before you speak to an insurance representative. Let our firm handle the rest as we fight for damages and help you receive full and fair compensation.

The personal injury attorneys at our firm proudly offer our clients free consultations, and you do not pay a legal fee unless we win.

Click here to start your case or call us at 718-793-5555.

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The Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon has over 20 years of experience in personal injury law and a track record of success. 


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Man Caught Soliciting a Fourteen Year Old Recently a teacher in Queens County was arrested in a sting operation that could’ve been featured on that TV show “To Catch a Predator.”  You know the one, where the police go online posing as an underage female looking to have sex with an adult.  Inevitably, the

Attorney’s Fee on a Personal Injury Case in Queens

Attorney’s Fee on a Personal Injury Case in Queens All personal injury attorneys love to tell their clients, “There  is no fee unless we recover money for you.”  Well, as of February 19, 2014, that may change because a new law has gone into effect for lawyers in Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island stating

Raymond Felton’s Gun Case

Raymond Felton’s Gun Case Back in 2008, New York Giants wide receiver, Plaxico Burress, got arrested on felony possession of a weapon charges after accidentally shooting himself in the thigh.  Earlier this week, New York Knicks point guard, Raymond Felton, was arrested on similar charges for allegedly possessing a handgun and threatening his wife

Litigating a Personal Injury Case

Litigating a Personal Injury Case If a personal injury claim cannot be settled, the injured party’s attorney must institute a lawsuit to push the case to trial. The attorney will draft two formal documents (a Summons and a Complaint) setting forth the allegations of negligence that caused the injuries. The injured party thereafter is

What is No Fault?

What is No Fault? Every automobile insurance policy issued in the State of New York contains “personal injury protection” coverage. This “PIP” portion of the policy is commonly referred to as “no-fault” because it provides for payment of medical bills, lost wages and other accident-related expenses no matter who is at fault for the

Driving While Intoxicated Without Actually Driving

Driving While Intoxicated Without Actually Driving Most people are shocked to find out that they can get arrested for Driving While Intoxicated (“DWI”) even though they never actually drive their vehicle. If you are legally intoxicated, get into the driver’s seat of your vehicle and PUT THE KEY IN THE IGNITION, then you run


DO I NEED A LAWYER? People charged with misdemeanor offenses (e.g., shoplifting, assault, trespass, possession of marijuana, DWI) often ask me, “Do I really need a lawyer for this type of case?” I always ask in return, “If your tooth was killing you, would you go to the garage, grab a wrench and yank

How Do I Get An Order of Protection If I Was The One Who Was Arrested?

How Do I Get An Order of Protection If I Was The One Who Was Arrested? The short and not so-sweet answer is you probably CANNOT obtain an order of protection if you were the one who was arrested. Even if there’s a documented history of abuse, the other person landed the proverbial first

If I’m Injured on the Job, Can I Sue?

If I’m Injured on the Job, Can I Sue? In typical lawyer fashion, the answer to this oft-asked question is yes and no. The law of the State of New York sets forth that an employee cannot sue his/her employer for an injury that occurred while working. Those types of cases are governed by

Helping Your Personal Injury Lawyer Help You

HELPING YOUR PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER HELP YOU If a personal injury case has to be litigated, it could drag on for many years. This means that memories of important facts often fade by the time the parties testify. This failure to remember specific facts can severely damage the case. KEEP DETAILS OF YOUR PERSONAL

Brian Sexton
“Michael went above and beyond the call of duty”
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I almost died in a car accident [ . . . ]. While I was in a medically induced coma, my parents hired a law firm to represent me. Michael Dreishpoon worked at this firm and was handling my case. I developed such a good rapport with Michael that I hired him to represent me [ . . . ] when he opened his own firm.Michael went above and beyond the call of duty with regard to my case by helping me battle my health insurance carrier over coverage issues. Through his extra efforts, I saved hundreds of thousands of dollars that otherwise would have been deducted from my portion of the settlement proceeds. I actually developed a friendship with Michael and even invited him to my wedding. He always returned my phone calls in a timely fashion and even discussed my case with me at night and on weekends.[ . . . ] Michael settled my case for 3.2 million dollars at a pre-trial mediation. I was very pleased with the settlement and the job that he did. I would recommend him to anyone that needs legal representation.
Lester Jackson
“From Day 1 I felt as if Michael Dreishpoon cared about my case”
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[ . . . ] I was an electrician’s helper and was injured when I received an electric shock and fell off of a 6-foot ladder. I hired an attorney to help me out, but I did not feel comfortable with him, so I hired Michael Dreishpoon, Esq. to take over my case.From Day 1 I felt as if Michael Dreishpoon cared about my case. He listened to what I had to say and thoroughly explained how he was going to get me compensated for all of my pain and suffering. After [...] litigation against 2 large Manhattan law firms, Michael negotiated a one million dollar settlement on the brink of trial.Since that day, I have recommended Michael Dreishpoon to several people who needed good legal representation. I found him to be honest, hard-working and available to answer all of my questions.
Sandra Davis
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I was arrested [ . . . ] and charged with assaulting my husband. He actually attacked me, so I was shocked when the police put the handcuffs on me. A court-assigned attorney represented me for the next 8 months. When it became obvious that the prosecutor was never going to admit that the police arrested the wrong person, I searched around for an experienced trial attorney.I hired Michael Dreishpoon because he told me that I was justified in using force to defend myself. He wasn’t afraid to go to trial and never tried to talk me into taking a plea bargain deal.[ . . . ] After 4 days of trial, I was acquitted on all charges! Michael did a wonderful job. I could tell that he knew his way around the courtroom and had done a lot of trial work during his 20 years as an attorney. I can never thank him enough for believing in me and being my mouthpiece in court.
Rabendra Sukhai
“A personal injury lawyer you would want to hire.”
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[...] I was seriously injured in accident while riding my bike on the road. The seriousness of my injuries made me realized that I needed a very good personal injury lawyer. My uncle, who won a favorable settlement from an automobile accident a few years before referred me to attorney Michael Dreishpoon. I made an appointment to see him at his office. He sat with me patiently and ascertained all the facts about the accident before giving me an answer about what the possible outcome of my case would be and long it would take. Mr. Dreishpoon spoke to me in a professional manner and made sure I understood precisely what he was saying. He kept me abreast of what was happening during the time he was negotiating with the insurance company by personally calling me. My case was settled within the framework of time he predicted and the financial settlement I received was much more than I expected. Mr. Dreisphoon did a fantastic job in handling my case as did with my uncle's and I would surely recommend him for any personal injury case. This is a lawyer who you can talk to without feeling pressured.
Anthony B.
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Michael Dreishpoon is very diligent, responsive and knowledgeable in his profession. He's very practical in his approach and is very result oriented. I realized I could trust Michael Dreishpoon when I asked him if i should sue someone who presented false allegations against me and if he would represent me. Rather then treat it as a business, Michael gave me good sound advice and advised me to not pursue it. I would trust his advice and representation in any legal area his practice focuses on.
Marlon Valles
"nothing he didn't know hot to handle"
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I was in a car accident [...] and was referred to Michael for representation on the case. The best decision we made. Since the first day until the last, Michael was on top of the case and provided us with feedback and direction as soon as he had any information to share. There was nothing that Michael wasn't aware of and nothing he didn't know how to handle. I have recommended some friends to Michael since and will continue to do so as I believe you wont get better service. If I ever need representation for anything else in the future, I need not to look elsewhere.
Barry G.
“Mr. Dreishpoon is the best attorney ever!!”
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Mr. Dreishpoon is the best attorney ever!! I recommend him for all your legal needs involving car accidents or drinking and driving cases. I was involved in a situation [...] and Mr. Dreishpoon got it fixed and put behind me in a prompt manner.
Nikki Makwana
“Very professional and always on top of the case.”
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Outstanding lawyer with high credentials who knows the books inside out. I had no concerns working with Mr. Dreishpoon, he does his hardest to get the job done and win. Very professional and always on top of the case. You can expect to hear from him every month at least once. He is always available if any questions arise from the client and if he is out of the office he never fails to return your call. If you are not reaching out to him with any questions or concerns he will make it his duty to call you. He will repeatedly make sure you are aware of everything going about in the case, do not hesitate if confused, he is there to help. Great lawyers do not wait, they are insistent and diligent, Mr. Dreishpoon is just that. Excellent lawyer by far.
Nikki Makwana
"Michael Dreishpoon is a true professional in every sense of the word"
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It is without hesitation that I recommend Michael Dreishpoon, an experienced attorney whom I had the good fortune of representing me in a recent court case. Mr. Dreishpoon spent tireless hours gathering information which I hadn’t even considered to bolster my case. He painstakingly took the time to meet with me on many occasions to go over all the elements of the case to make sure I understood everything. I must admit I thought I didn’t have a chance of having my charges dismissed, particularly because of so many other things that were bothering me at the time, but I could not have been more wrong. I was indeed very fortunate to be represented by someone who really knows how to navigate the legal system to get the best possible outcome. My charges were dismissed. Michael Dreishpoon is a true professional in every sense of the word.
Janet Choi
“Simply put, he made it easy and stress-free for me.”
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I would trust Michael Dreishpoon to represent me in future cases. I’ve consulted with a few lawyers, but I chose him because he was direct, thorough, and confident. He has a wide range of experience with the law, and he was able to handle my case (car accident) against the United States Postal Service. It was a long and frustrating process, but he communicated with me every step of the way. He reached out to me first if there were any updated information. Mr. Dreishpoon always made the time to answer my questions. Simply put, he made it easy and stress-free for me.Furthermore, I needed a lawyer with a traffic related case for my husband and he was the first person to respond to my message, and again, he got the job done. I appreciate everything he’s done and I highly recommend him.


How Do You Schedule a Consultation With Our Personal Injury Lawyers?
If you need help with your personal injury case, you can reach out to us at any time. Contact us through our website, through email at [email protected] or you can call us at 718-793-5555. Our personal injury lawyers take pride in helping our personal injury clients get the compensation they deserve after their accident.

How Michael Dreishpoon Can Help After an Accident in Queens?
Michael Dreishpoon is a top-rated lawyer with years of experience representing personal injury clients. No matter if you have been accused of a crime that you did not commit or you have been injured in an accident, Michael Dreishpoon is an experienced lawyer who can help you to seek the proper legal recourse for your injuries or the defamation of your character.

What Does it Cost to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer in Queens, New York?
Your consultation is 100% free. If you decide to work with a lawyer in Queens, NY, there will be upfront costs that must be discussed prior to engaging legal counsel. Personal injury cases are handled on contingency which means that we will only get paid a percentage of the recovery we win for your case.

How Can Our Personal Injury Lawyers Help You?
Lawyers at our law firm can guide the investigation into your accident, talk to witnesses and gather expert testimony, and prepare your case if you do not accept the settlement offer that is given to you. Our lawyers can take care of every step of the process from start to finish to make sure that you get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.

Need a Queens Personal Injury Lawyer?
Are you uncertain if you need a personal injury lawyer? If you have been in an accident and you have long-term injuries or health concerns as well as unpaid bills, we can help! Even cases with smaller settlements are best handled by a personal injury lawyer.

What To Look For In a Personal Injury Lawyer in Queens?
A skilled personal injury attorney will know the limitations of the awards that can be asked for related to personal injury cases and they will know all of the steps of preparing and representing you throughout your case. You need to work with a skilled lawyer who can represent you with compassion and skill in your time of need.

What Damages Are Available After an Accident in Queens, New York?
The answer to this question depends on many factors, from the type of accident you were in, to the amount of pain and suffering that you are going through as a result of your injuries. Your lawyer will discuss all of your options with regards to damages and help you to understand what you can ask for after your injury.

How Long Do You Have to File a Personal Injury Claim in Queens, NY?
For most kinds of personal injury cases in NY, you have 90 days to file a claim. You must make sure not to lose track of the time that has elapsed since your accident so that you are not too late to start the proceedings of a claim. You should not miss out on the damages that you are owed just because your claim was begun too late. This is where a good attorney can help you.

What Types of Damages Can I Recover In My Personal Injury Lawsuit?
There are different kinds of damages that can be requested in your personal injury case. You may be able to ask for damages to pay you back for your medical bills, your pain, and suffering, or your inability to return to work. Your attorney will be able to guide you in the process of determining what kind of damages to ask for.

How Long Will It Take to Resolve My Queens personal Injury Claim?
There are many factors that can affect the timeframe that is required to settle your personal injury claim. It might be completed in a few months or the process could take years. Personal injury cases are complex and can have many moving parts that will take time to work through to their natural conclusion. You can discuss this with your attorney at the begining of the case.

Will I Have to Go To Trial For My Queens Personal Injury Claim?
You may not have to go to trial for your personal injury claim. Many cases are settled outside of court to save time and the cost of representation in court for both parties, with the help of lawyers. The only reason to continue on to a trial would be if you reject the settlement offer or the negotiations are at a deadlock.

How Can Personal Injury Lawyers Help Me?
Personal injury lawyers can help you to make sure that the right steps are taken to seek compensation for your injuries and your time away from work. If you are unable to return to work or you will have lasting disabilities related to your injury, your lawyer can help get you the compensation that you will need to take care of your costs and to ease your pain and suffering.

Are Personal Injury Lawyers Worth It?
Personal injury lawyers are always worth talking to about an injury that you have suffered that will require a settlement or an investigation. You cannot take care of all of the needs related to your case on your own and your lawyer will help you to get the compensation you deserve for your suffering.

How Much Do Lawyers Usually Take From A Settlement?
In most cases, your personal injury attorney will take 33% of the award for your case. This is the compensation for their efforts on your behalf during the course of the case as well as a means to pay back the entire legal team for taking care of all of the many details of your case.

What Kind Of Cases Do Queens Personal Injury Lawyers Handle?
There are many kinds of cases that personal injury lawyers handle. These cases range from car accidents, medical malpractice, aviation accidents, legal malpractice, child daycare negligence, wrongful death, and other kinds of negligence cases. Any kind of injury or problem that stems from these situations should be discussed with personal injury lawyers.

Need A Queens Personal Injury Attorney Who Can Get You Fair Compensation?

Obtaining fair compensation for your injuries often calls for a legal battle because the insurance companies don’t like to pay. Thus, you need an experienced Queens County
personal injury lawyer that knows your rights, understands the law and fights aggressively to get you the money you deserve.

The Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon will help you through the whole process including legal issues concerning:

  • physical disability
  • lost wages
  • medical expenses
  • pain and suffering
  • change in quality of living
  • transportation expenses

As experienced Queens personal injury lawyers, we understand the many hardships an injury can cause you and your family. If you are suffering from an injury, the Law Offices of Michael Dreishpoon will be there for you every step of the way, fighting to protect your rights. You can rest assured knowing that you will be treated fairly and will receive just compensation for your injuries.

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