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Hudson Attorneys

Hudson Attorneys

Handling Civil Litigation & Criminal Defense Cases Throughout the Hudson Area

At Hacker Murphy, we provide bold, dedicated legal representation backed by centuries of experience. If you need an attorney in the Hudson, NY area, we are available to assist you. We handle a wide variety of types of cases – including personal injury, criminal defense, and commercial litigation – and we have the knowledge, skills, and savvy necessary to protect your legal rights.

Countless clients have trusted our attorneys to handle their legal issues. Here are just some of the reasons why:

Why Choose Us?

1. A New York Law Firm of Distinction and Excellence.

Most law firms come and go, but at Hacker Murphy, our firm has withstood the test of time. Our reputation in the Capital District Region dates back years, and has been earned through hard-fought victories in cases that many other firms would be too shy to handle. Thanks to our commitment to success and our dedication to our clients, we have become one of the most prestigious law firms in the area.

2. An Unparalleled Team of Experienced Attorneys.

Our firm is comprised of a team of more than 15 attorneys who have centuries of combined legal experience. We are dedicated to our clients’ success, and we rely on our insights, knowledge, and deep local roots to secure the best possible result in every case we handle. From retired magistrate judges to “Super Lawyers,” our attorneys have distinguished backgrounds and they have earned numerous honors and awards.

3. Our Results Speak for Themselves.

At Hacker Murphy, a significant portion of our practice is focused on representing victims and their families in claims for personal injury and wrongful death. Over the years, we have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for clients in Hudson and throughout Upstate New York. This includes settlements and verdicts in auto accident, medical malpractice, product defect, and a wide variety of other types of claims.

See some examples of our clients’ success stories in our Verdicts and Settlements.

4. We Have a Unique Breadth of Experience.

In addition to personal injury and wrongful death claims, our attorneys are experienced in a number of other areas of the law as well. We regularly represent individuals and businesses in matters such as:

Regardless of your needs – whether you have been injured, arrested, or harmed by a breach of contract – we have the knowledge, tools, and resources necessary to protect your rights.

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5. We Want You to Feel Informed about Your Legal Matter.

How do I choose a lawyer? How much does it cost to hire an attorney to defend me? We know you have lots of questions, and we want to help you feel informed about engaging a lawyer to represent you. To find answers to these questions and more, please feel free to read our blog and review our personal injury and criminal defense FAQs.

6. We Are There When You Need Us.

If you have been arrested or are otherwise in need of urgent assistance, you can call us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and someone will return your call as soon as possible. We understand that some legal matters can’t wait, and you shouldn’t have to wait to speak with an attorney.

7. With Us, More Experience Doesn’t Mean More Expensive.

While some law firms make you pay more for experience, we have consistently offered reasonable, attainable rates for our services. At Hacker Murphy, we believe that everyone deserves access to the best legal representation, and that your finances should not be a driving factor in the outcome of your case.

In addition, we handle all personal injury and wrongful death cases on a contingency-fee basis, which means that you only pay if we win your case.

8. We Offer Free Consultations.

If you need an attorney for commercial litigation, a property tax dispute, criminal defense, or to help you seek just compensation after an accident, we invite you to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation. Contact us today to speak with an attorney over the phone or in person at one of our four convenient office locations.

Get started today with a free, no-obligation consultation.

9. We Treat Our Clients Like family.

“The very best service you could ask for.” “[They] always treated my family like their family.” These are just some of the kind words clients have offered about the attorneys at Hacker Murphy. If you really want to know why to choose us for your legal needs in Hudson, NY, don’t just take our word for it. See what past clients have had to say in our testimonials.

10. Peace of Mind.

Finally, the most important thing we have to offer is peace of mind. We understand that you are coming to us in a time of need, and that you don’t just want a representative, but someone who will help you feel confident and comfortable every step of the way. We are passionate about protecting our clients, and you can trust us to do what it takes to secure the outcome you deserve.

Need an Attorney in Hudson, NY? Contact Hacker Murphy Today

To get started with your case, call (518) 284-3183 or submit our online request form to schedule your free consultation. We look forward to assisting you in whatever way we can.

Have Questions?

  • If I hire an attorney but do not want to go to trial, can I settle?
    In the course of preparing a case for trial, your personal injury attorney will work with the defense attorneys and insurance companies in an effort to secure a fair settlement for you and your family. The final decision to accept an offer of settlement or go to trial is yours alone to make.
    Contact us now to discuss your case with one of our experienced attorneys.
  • If arrested, what steps can I take on my behalf?

    1. Do not discuss your situation with anyone except your attorney.

    2. Unless your attorney says otherwise, do not discuss your case with law enforcement.

    3. Request to have your attorney present if you are to be put in a lineup or subjected to testing.

    4. Remain calm and courteous. Allow your attorney to speak for you to ensure that your rights are protected and you are given all the benefits afforded to you under the law.
    Contact us now to discuss your case with one of our experienced attorneys.

  • What is the difference between criminal procedure and civil procedure?
    When a crime has been committed, action is taken by a government agency against the person, persons, organization or other entity that violated the law. The first purpose of a criminal prosecution is punishment, which frequently consists of a fine or jail time. In a civil matter, the dispute is between two or more individuals or entities. The first purpose of a civil prosecution is obtaining compensation for the wronged person or entity. Settlement in a civil matter is generally an award of a money judgment. A criminal sentence is not imposed in a civil matter.
    Contact us now to discuss your case with one of our experienced attorneys.