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What is a Charge Conference? New York Medical Malpractice Attorney Oginski Explains

A charge conference is not what happens when your credit card company calls to find out why you went over your credit limit. Nor is it a strategy session with the people in charge of the running of the bulls. Rather, it refers to... Continue reading

What Does 'Preponderance of Evidence' Mean? New York Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains

Watching TV we hear that the prosecutor has to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. However, in a medical malpractice or accident case in New York, that is not the standard that we must meet in order to prove that we are entitled to compensation. Instead, we need only show that we are more likely right than wrong that what we are saying is correct. This is known as the preponderance of credible evidence. If the jury determines that we are more likely right than wrong, then the injured victim is entitled to be compensated for the harm that they have suffered. Continue reading

NY Medical Malpractice: More Trial Secrets Revealed

Do you realize that the people you have sued will be in court with you each day? Did you ever wonder how your attorney can have a civil conversation with his adversary? Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

Observations Your NY Trial Lawyer May Not Tell You

No, it's not something confidential. Rather it's a few observations about the procedure of being in court and trying your case that many lawyers simply don't tell their clients. It has to to with procedural things that go on and the mechanics of getting into the court house. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

NY Medical Malpractice Lawyer solves the Medical Malpractice Problem

Medical malpractice is medical carelessness. We know it happens. Despite this fact doctors continue to point their fingers at lawyers for creating “frivolous” lawsuits. Lawyers point fingers at the doctors for incompetent care, and the doctor silently curses their medical malpractice insurance companies for charging them outrageous insurance premiums to pay for medical malpractice insurance. The undeniable problem is that the injured patient is stuck in the middle. Continue reading

How To Choose a New York Lawyer From a Radio Ad

You are driving to work one day and you hear an advertisement for a law firm on the radio. How do you know whether this law firm is right for you based only on the 15 second advertisement you hear? The problem with radio advertisements for lawyers is that you cannot distinguish one law firm from another. If you are a legal consumer looking to hire an attorney, ask yourself "What educational information is this law firm providing that will help you make an educated decision about whether this is the right law firm for you?" In all likelihood, the 15 or 30 second ad gives you very little information that will help you make a decision. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

Gerry's Legal Secretary Enjoys Helping Medical Malpractice & Accident Clients

In this video you're going to meet my legal secretary, Frances, a powerhouse paralegal who is always on top of her game. She tells you in clear, concise language how she enjoys helping our clients every day. Continue reading

Meet Frances, Gerry's Legal Secretary

Welcome and come on in. I want you to meet my legal secretary, Frances. She is a dynamo and is excellent at what she does. She's been with me for nine years and is my right-hand person for accomplishing all the detailed tasks that go on in an Attorney's office. She is a secretary; she is a paralegal, and she is the most tenacious and hard-working person I've ever had the privilege to know. I am honored and grateful that she works with me, and every one of my clients get to know her and consider her a friend. Watch the video to learn more about Frances and what she does inside my medical malpractice and personal injury law office. Continue reading

Looking for a Medical Malpractice Lawyer? Here's 5 'Must Ask" Questions

You are looking for a lawyer online and don't know where to start. You do a Google search and find hundreds of attorneys that apparently meet your search terms. You start calling each one of them. What do you ask those lawyers on the phone? Watch the video to learn the five questions that you should ask every lawyer you speak to to help you decide which lawyer is right for you. Continue reading

Attorney Blooper #12

Watch how New York medical malpractice & personal injury trial lawyer Gerry Oginski screws up his lines over and over again as he tries to create educational video. These outtakes and bloopers give you an inside look at what goes on when Gerry creates important educational video to explain how Medical malpractice, wrongful death, and accident lawsuits work in the state of New York. Continue reading

Testimonials

Gerry, I want to thank you, you’ve helped me – not just to use video that actually converts and gets me what I want from the video that I use on the web. You have consistently delivered information to very smart, very savvy businesspeople – lawyers and professionals – that they just rave about and that they are going to start implementing in the next couple days to radically change and transform how they deliver the value to clients and how they get paid for it. Gerry, thank you! Fantastic!

David Frees
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees