Collopy & Carlucci together represent a total of over sixty years of experience, and span broad areas of personal injury, negligence and medical malpractice. Free consultation is available to members of the profession and to potential clients throughout the country to explore the application of these services to specific cases.
Collopy & Carlucci represents clients in New York and New Jersey. The firm representation involves matters in a variety of state and federal civil lawsuits and litigation, including actions for personal injury, medical malpractice, nursing home injuries and abuse. We also handle more specialized subjects such as surrogate court guardianships.
Nursing Home Litigation
For many, nursing home placement is inevitable. The choice of a nursing home is sometimes not as varied as one would like. Location, finances and the health of the patient are factors in nursing home placement. Nursing homes are not only for the elderly. Frequently, many young people require skilled nursing care in a nursing home environment.
Often an incapacitated person requires an independent party to oversee his/her physical and financial well-being. Local courts will appoint an independent guardian to at in the person's best interests. Both partners are experienced in this area. Learn More