Looking Out for Insurance Companies and Their Policy Holders

Insurance companies covering workers' compensation have specific factors that they need to take into account, including the policy holder, exposure of the claim, litigation costs and the length of litigation.

The board-approved law firm of Walsh and Hacker, in Albany, New York has defended insurance companies and their insured in workers' compensation cases since 1967. We work hard to avoid unnecessary costs and exposure.

Contact us to arrange for a confidential consultation with an experienced and knowledgeable workers' compensation defense lawyer.

Proactive Legal Counsel, Aggressive Litigation

Our attorneys appear routinely before state and federal courts and agencies. We are familiar with the personnel and procedures at the Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP) and the Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ).

Walsh and Hacker is a stable law firm that offers care, continuity and steady communication with our clients. When litigation is necessary, we are tough and efficient with a constant goal to minimize litigation costs, time and exposure.

Following Your Policies for the Best Possible Results

Our experience with various insurance policies gives us an advantage when defending you. We are a business that works exclusively with businesses. We understand that you have litigation guidelines and procedures and we will follow them throughout the settlement or court process. Your guidelines and goals will guide our case strategy.

When we represent you, we become a part of your team. What we do for you reflects on your client. We will uphold your reputation and your client's rights throughout the workers' compensation defense process.

Our skilled workers' compensation lawyers will:

  • Collect - and offer opinions on the admissibility of - medical testimony, private investigations and other expert testimony
  • Advise your clients on documenting claims
  • Aggressively negotiate your best interests in settlement conferences
  • Prepare clients and witnesses for hearings
  • Represent you in a hearing or appeal if necessary

Seasoned Knowledge and Sophisticated Defense With Proven Results Since 1967

The Albany, New York workers' compensation defense firm of Walsh and Hacker represents employers and third-party administrators in the Capital District, Upstate and the Hudson Valley, including Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, Greene, Columbia, Albany, Saratoga, Westchester, Rockland and Warren Counties. We handle hearings in Plattsburgh, Saranac Lake, Utica, Schenectady, Albany (Menands), Hudson, Norwich, Poughkeepsie, and New Windsor (Newburgh). Call us about representation in other districts of New York.

The Albany, New York workers' compensation defense firm of Walsh and Hacker represents employers and third-party administrators in the Capital District, Upstate and the Hudson Valley, including Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, Greene, Columbia, Albany, Saratoga, Westchester, Rockland and Warren Counties. We handle hearings in Plattsburgh, Saranac Lake, Utica, Schenectady, Albany (Menands), Hudson, Norwich, Poughkeepsie, and New Windsor (Newburgh). Call us about representation in other districts of New York.