aggressive representation

We work tenaciously
in seeking full and
fair compensation
for our clients.

difficult & complex cases

We accept the tough cases that others reject.

birth injury & medical malpractice

We hold physicians accountable.

experienced & dedicated

Our lawyers average more than 25 years of legal experience.

As Ithaca accident and birth injury lawyers, since 1948 we have helped hundreds of clients recover compensation from those causing injury.

Alan. J. Friedlander formed our firm in 1948 after graduating from Harvard Law School. Today, more than 65 years later, we continue the same level of tenacity and professionalism for all clients. While we can never guarantee the outcome of a lawsuit, we can guarantee that we will work hard – for you and with you.

We represent clients at our offices in Ithaca and Waverly, as well as in Cortland, Binghamton, Elmira, Syracuse, Utica, Rochester, Buffalo, and New York City, and throughout the State of New York and the State of Pennsylvania.

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Firm attorney Bill Friedlander and firm client Maria Lourdes Andre are guests on the Today show with Matt Lauer, where they discussed fraternity hazing. The firm is representing Ms. Andre in a wrongful death lawsuit concerning her son, who allegedly died as the result of a hazing incident at Cornell University.

We are a full-service law firm offering a wide range of services to help you and your family.

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Thousands are killed and injured each year in vehicle accidents. We bring suit against all those who we believe are responsible in furtherance of seeking full and fair compensation for our clients.
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Medical Malpractice

Our medical malpractice representation includes birth injuries, surgical errors, and misdiagnosis/failure to diagnose cases (including the failure to diagnose breast and other cancers). We represent clients in all matters of medical malpractice.
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Wrongful Death

Aggressive representation is critical in wrongful death cases, as a family will only have one opportunity to obtain financial compensation for their loved one’s death.

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Other Accidents and Injuries

We represent those injured through defective products, slips and falls, and other accidents resulting in serious injury or death.
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Once We Have the Opportunity to Learn About Your Case, We Can Explain Your Legal Options and How We Can Help

You Deserve FULL ATTENTION from Experienced Lawyers Who Care

We maintain a limited caseload so that we can provide all clients with the level of service expected, and the dedication required to obtain fair compensation.

We represent injured clients and their families in:


We also represent clients in divorce related matters.

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103 W. Seneca Street, Suite 201
Ithaca, NY 14850
Telephone: (607) 272-5590
Fax: (607) 272-5594
425 Park Avenue
Waverly, NY 14892
Telephone: (607) 565-8155
Fax: (607) 565-8485

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