Law Offices of Michael S. Bender

Your Accident and Personal Injury Attorneys

The firm was established by Michael S. Bender in 2011. Our firm represents victims of accidents and medical malpractice of all kinds, including construction accidents, automobile accidents, trip and fall accidents, slip and fall accidents, products liability accidents and work-related accidents. The Law Offices of Michael S. Bender represents clients for Social Security/Disability, Workers Compensation and No Fault claims, and in medical malpractice cases. Our “of Counsel” attorneys represent victims of employment discrimination and people convicted of crimes, and spouses in divorce.

Michael S. Bender, Esq.,

Michael S. Bender obtained his Bachelor of Arts from Boston University in 1976, and obtained his Law degree from Emory University in 1979. He was admitted to practice law in the State of New York in 1983 after beginning his legal career in the Atlanta area in Georgia, where Emory is located.

Mr. Bender is an experienced and well-respected trial attorney, and has successfully obtained many outstanding verdicts and settlements in an unending variety of personal injury and medical malpractice cases, many of which have been featured in the New York State Jury Verdict Reporter. He personally litigates all of the firm’s personal injury cases including medical malpractice, construction accidents, motor vehicle accidents, premises, work-related accidents and products liability. He has successfully written and argued many Appeals before the Appellate Courts. He concentrates on representing the firm’s clients in all litigated cases and directs the litigation and trial practice Mr. Bender regularly appears in the Supreme Courts of New York City’s five boroughs and brings cases in the surrounding counties. He has taught numerous seminars in the trial and litigation of personal injury cases and related legal subjects to other lawyers less experienced than he in personal injury law.

Prior to forming the Law Offices of Michael S. Bender, Michael Bender practiced at Argyropoulos & Bender (1995 - 2011); he worked as a trial lawyer and civil litigator at the well-known Manhattan personal injury and medical malpractice law firm of Rosenberg, Minc, and Armstrong, New York City, from 1985 to 1995. There, he tried many of the firm's most challenging cases developing the skills he now employs on behalf of our clients.

Our Staff

We value our experienced paralegals who assist in the litigation and discovery of our lawsuits. Our clients often tell us that they appreciate the personal attention they receive from our staff who know and care about our clients. They will take the time to help you understand the progress and status of your case. They will explain to you what information and documents we need from you in plain language. They will be patient and caring towards you in this difficult time.