The Law Office of Richard M. Kenny has been named one of the top 20 personal injury attorneys in New York City by Money Inc. The firm is being celebrated for over a century of combined legal experience, as well as their responsiveness, availability, and history of past successes representing victims of slip and fall accidents, construction accidents, auto accidents, and more. The original publication is available for your viewing here.
Ms. Renaye B. Cuyler, Esq. is The Law Office of Richard M. Kenny’s newest addition. Currently Of Counsel to the firm, her practice areas include personal injury, medical malpractice, and trusts and estates. Formerly a member of Clark Cuyler and Mederos, LLP, she also founded and grew the law firm of Gorayeb and Cuyler, P.C. During her career thus far, Ms. Cuyler served on multiple judicial screening committees and served as NYS Bar Representative for the First Department[...]
Congratulations to The Law Office of Richard M. Kenny for being named one of the top 20 personal injury attorneys in New York City by Money Inc. The firm was chosen for their track record of successful outcomes in personal injury cases, as well as their for their decades of experience. To read the official publication, click here.
CDC Study: Some Antidepressants Linked To Birth Defects
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New York Aims To Track Handheld Phone Use In Accidents
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