Brandon Grant, Director of Marketing at The Moth, Conversed with Students at Brooklyn Community Services Speakers’ Bureau Event

At a recent Brooklyn Community Services Speakers Bureau, Brandon Grant arrived at Brooklyn Leadership High School for a conversation with the students about his life journey. Brandon is the Director of Marketing at The Moth, a non-profit organization that focuses on the art of storytelling.  He leads a team responsible for creating and maintaining a public image that helps attract The Moth’s desired audiences. Brandon has also worked extensively in the publishing world, particularly in luxury magazines. Brandon admitted to the students that being in a room full of math paraphernalia sent him back to the daunting days when he

When commuting turns dangerous and a rider is injured, Attorney Steve Williamson has the knowledge and skill to take on the transit agencies and see that justice is done.

NY newspapers recently reported on the frequency and severity of transit accidents causing major injuries in our city.  Many New Yorkers have suffered serious injuries while using the transit system. When this happens, it’s important to know your rights and take action to ensure justice is served. The Law Office of Stephen Z. Williamson fights for justice on behalf of those injured by the transit system in New York.  We have years of experience successfully handling injury cases arising from all types of transit incidents. If you’ve been hurt on a bus or subway, don’t wait to contact a lawyer

TENANTS VS. LANDLORDS: ACROSS NEW YORK CITY, TENANTS FACE INJURY AND ILLNESS DUE TO THE NEGLIGENCE OF LANDLORDS

In New York City, many people and families are forced to live in buildings where basic services and safety are lacking.  Dangerous conditions in apartments, hallways, lobbies and other places put tenants at risk, causing injuries or heartache for tenants who deserve better. Whether it’s lead paint, falling ceilings, unsafe stairs, inadequate lighting or poor security, tenants are endangered every day across New York City.  Landlords are often rich and powerful; government agencies are frequently slow to help. We believe tenants deserve better and will fight to hold landlords accountable, winning full compensation for the harm done to you and

RECENT MILLION DOLLAR TRIAL VICTORY PUBLISHED IN THE NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL

In this case, we represented a hard-working New Yorker, a single Mom in her 50s who made her career as a certified nurse’s aide before suffering serious injuries in a highway collision with a garbage truck.  Over years of litigation, the garbage truck company and their insurance company blamed our client for the crash and denied her claims.  We took the case to trial and in dramatic courtroom testimony showed the jury that the truck driver was untruthful about how he operated the truck.  Faced with this damaging evidence, the insurance company immediately changed course and tendered its entire policy