Attorney Profile

Protecting Your Rights After an Accident Is All We Do

Since 1976, attorney Michael P. Burakoff has been representing clients who have been injured in car, truck, and work-related accidents and by defective products. Our firm also represents clients involved in disputed claims with insurance companies that are operating in bad faith, including claims involving insurance coverage denials.

The Law Offices of Michael P. Burakoff, P.A., has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of accident victims. Representative former clients include a construction worker who recovered $3.6 million as a result of injuries he sustained when he fell from a scaffold; a pedestrian who recovered $1.6 million as a result of injuries he sustained when he was struck by an automobile; a sanitation worker who recovered $1,090,000 as a result of injuries he sustained when he was struck by a truck.

As a result of his expertise in the field of personal injury law, Mr. Burakoff has been chosen as an arbitrator for the Superior Court of New Jersey Automobile and Personal Injury Arbitration Program. He also serves as an arbitrator in uninsured/underinsured motorist claims. Mr. Burakoff was co-counsel for Essex County, Union County, and twelve other New Jersey municipalities in representing their interests in the mass tort litigation against the lead paint industry.

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