TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers is now accepting applications for its 2020 scholarship fund. Young people, especially students, have been uniquely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. As leaders in our community, it is our job to support the next generation of professionals as they struggle to cope with this unprecedented challenge.
The Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers Annual Scholarship is available to any student enrolled in trade school, college, or university across Canada and the United States. High school graduates and GED holders who are about to begin their post-secondary education are also eligible and encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will receive a $1,000 CAD scholarship grant from Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers.
Applicants are asked to submit a short three-minute video. The video should discuss the student's education goals and describe how the scholarship grant would assist in achieving them. The videos will be judged on merit and creativity by members of the Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers team.
The most recent recipient of the Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers Scholarship Fund was Celina DeBiasio, who listed advocating for vulnerable populations and improving patient education as goals for her upcoming year at the University of Ottawa Medical School.
The submission deadline for the 2020 Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers Annual Scholarship Fund is August 31, 2020. The winner will be selected within one month of the deadline; unsuccessful remaining applicants are encouraged to reapply in 2021.
About Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers: Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers is a Toronto-based personal injury law firm serving serious personal injury, accident injury, medical malpractice, and insurance dispute clients from across Ontario. For over 50 years, Neinstein's lawyers have dealt with complex legal, medical, and insurance issues, allowing our clients the time and energy to prioritize their recovery.
Neinstein is proud to offer free, no-obligation consultations to all prospective clients. In these conversations, an experienced personal injury lawyer will assess your claim, outline your legal options, and provide guidance and advice as you proceed on your path to recovery.
Neinstein is also proud to provide services on a contingency basis, meaning they will not charge hourly, up-front legal fees. In lieu of these fees, the Neinstein team will accept a percentage of the final settlement amount as payment. This approach allows Neinstein to offer access to justice for all Ontarians, regardless of their financial circumstances. This an important mechanism to ensure equality in the eyes of the law.
Neinstein's Areas of Expertise
Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers offers representation in a wide variety of legal areas. These include:
Car accident claims. Neinstein's team of law professionals has represented Ontarians injured in car accidents for decades. A serious car accident can derail a person's life; Neinstein partners with medical experts, rehabilitation specialists, and other service providers to ensure you have access to the care you need and the benefits to cover the costs.
Accident benefits claims. Ontario's auto insurance system ensures every insured individual injured in an accident receives benefits to aid in recovery. However, disputes between policyholders and insurance providers sometimes occur. In these instances, an injury lawyer from Neinstein Lawyers will ensure your rights are looked after.
Catastrophic injuries. A serious brain injury or spinal injury can change a person's outlook on life. Accidents happen, and once-healthy individuals can find themselves relegated to a wheelchair in the blink of an eye. When your life is derailed by an accident, an injury lawyer from Neinstein can ensure you have access to the full amount of compensation you deserve according to the law.
Slip and fall. A slip and fall might sound harmless, but every year thousands of Canadians experience serious injuries as a result of a simple fall. The Neinstein team is prepared to represent slip and fall or trip and fall victims who are injured through no fault of their own.
Medical malpractice. Medical malpractice claims are among the most complex and challenging in Ontario law. Many personal injury law firms don't accept malpractice claims; Neinstein's team includes seasoned medical negligence lawyers with a proven track record of success in these difficult situations.
Class actions and mass torts. When numerous people are injured as a result of the wrongdoing or error of a company or other large entity, a class action or mass tort lawsuit may be their best chance at securing compensation. With experienced legal representation, this complex area of Ontario law can be an avenue for compensation and recovery.
Key Members of the Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers Team
Neinstein's team of personal injury lawyers is led by a successful leadership core. The leadership team includes:
Greg Neinstein. Greg Neinstein is Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers' Managing Partner. His practice focuses on various complex cases involving serious injuries from motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, and more. He also accepts cases involving insurance disputes and long-term disability claims. Greg has a reputation as a patient, diligent, and understanding client representative, as well as a tough, uncompromising advocate in court. He is attached to numerous charitable organizations and has argued successfully before the Ontario General Division Court and Ontario Court of Appeal.
Duncan Embury. Duncan Embury is among Ontario's most recognized medical malpractice lawyers. His practice focuses on complex malpractice cases involving surgical negligence, obstetrical negligence, and various other areas of medical malpractice law. He has also represented seriously injured accident victims in high-profile personal injury cases, including Van Breda v. Club Resorts, a landmark case on jurisdiction. Duncan is a regular presenter for the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and a certified specialist in his field.
Jeffrey Neinstein. Jeff Neinstein is a Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers partner. He is known as a compassionate advocate for his clients who is committed to guiding injury victims through the recovery process. His practice focuses on complex medical trauma cases, as well as personal injury claims arising from motor vehicle accidents and professional negligence.
Rose Leto. Rose is a partner at Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers whose practice focuses on motor vehicle accidents, long term disability, slip and fall cases, and insurance litigation. She has appeared before many levels of court, including the Ontario Court of Appeal. She has also represented clients before the Social Benefits Tribunal, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal, the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, and the Canada Pension Plan Tribunal. She has a reputation as a thorough and diligent representative who prioritizes her clients' rights before the law.
How to Contact Neinstein Law: If you, a member of your family, or someone you know has been injured in a car accident, medical accident, slip and fall accident, or has been otherwise injured as a result of the negligence or wrongdoing of another party, contact Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation. The Neinstein team can be reached by phone at 416-920-4242, by email at [email protected], or through the website at www.neinstein.com. Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers is committed to providing experienced, measured legal representation to Ontario's most vulnerable, seriously injured accident victims. Reach out today to learn more about how their experienced team can help.
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For further information: Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers, #700, 1200 Bay St, Toronto, ON, M5R 2A5, [email protected], 416-920-4242