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Philip Leslie Franckel

Philip Leslie Franckel

Practice areas:

Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury

About Me

Attorney at 1-800-HURT-911 ®.  I represent people hurt in an accident in the Long Island / NYC area with 50% motorcycle accident cases and 50% car & premises cases. Personal Service! Free consultation! No obligation. I advance the money for your claim! One third legal fee paid at end of case! NO FEE UNLESS YOU WIN!  I studied aeronautical engineering and aircraft accident investigation. I am currently Commanding Officer of Communications, Nassau County Police Dept. Aux.  Police Section. I represented clients on national TV and cases reported in the newspapers.


Languages Spoken: Tagalog

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    34 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 50%
    17 years



Contingent (33%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Jerrold S Parker

    I know Phil Franckel as an attorney in the New York metropolitan area who represents personal injury victims and particularly people involved in motorcycle accidents. Phil is one of the hardest working attorneys I know. If you were involved in an accident and specially a motorcycle accident and need the services of an attorney I cannot think of a better choice than Phil Franckel


    Jerrold Parker Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Scott Lawrence Wiss

    I endorse this lawyer. Phil is a caring knowledgeable personal injury attorney. He truly cares about his clients. He is very knowledgeable about motorcycle accidents.


    Scott Wiss Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community



NYCurrently registered 198303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CitationNassau County Executive Ed Mangano2015
Certificate of AchievementNassau County Legislature2015
Above The Policy™Million Dollar Trial Lawyers™2015
Million Dollar Trial Lawyers™Million Dollar Trial Lawyers™2015
Ethical Lawyers of AmericaEthical Lawyers of America2015
CitationNassau County Legislature2014
CitationNassau County Executive2014
CitationNew York State Senate2014
Leaders in Personal InjuryBloomberg Businessweek2014
Certificate of RecognitionNassau County Legislature2014
Certificate of RecognitionTown of Hempstead2014
Certificate of RecognitionNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2012
Certificate of RecognitionNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2011
Amtrak's Top NY LawyersArrive Magazine2011
300 HoursNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2010
300 HousNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2009
300 HoursNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2008
Featured Web Log of the WeekAbout.com2006
Outstanding Website AwardDisability Network2006
Moot Court BoardQuinnipiac University School of Law1980

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFRANCKEL & PLEVY, LLP2012 - Present
Commanding Officer Communications BureauNassau County Police Dept. Aux. Police Section2008 - Present
Senior AttorneyPhilip L Franckel Attorney at Law1990 - 2012
Attorney In Charge of SectionSubin Associates1989 - 1990


Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersMember2007 - Present
New York State Association of Auxiliary PoliceGeneral Counsel2006 - Present
HURT911® LawyersDirector1998 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer Board of Directors1991 - 2005

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Califano v Ryder Truck$573,000 verdict
Axel v Anayati$300,000 settlement
Motorcycle Accident-client was drunk & only had 25K insurance!$155,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
ABATE - NYKnow What to Say and Do When Stopped by the Police2007
ABATE - NYUninsured & Underinsured Motorcycle Insurance Coverage2007
ABATE - NYInsuring Custom Motorcycles2007
FT MagazineNY Motorcycle Laws2007
ABATE - NYMotorcycle Insurance Coverage2006
ABATE - NYShould you wear a helmet? 2006
HURT911®Motorcycle Accident Intersection Collisions2006
HURT911®Impact Requirement for Motorcycle Accidents2006
FT MagazineAccident Causes2006
FT MagazineCompartive Negligence2006
FT MagazineUninsured & Underinsured Motorcycle Insurance Coverage Part 12006
FT MagazineUninsured & Underinsured Motorcycle Insurance Coverage Part 2 2006
FT MagazineAccident Contact2006
IsnareQuestions to ask a personal injury lawyer during consultation2005
HURT911®Three Tips to Avoid Car Insurance Premium Increases and Becoming Assigned Risk2005
HURT911®Numerous articles on personal injury, motorcycle accidents, safety, insurance and other issues1998
Lawyer Advertising Blog.comNumerous Articles on Advertising, Ethics & other topicsN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
American UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976
Dowling CollegeAeronautical EngineeringN/A1973
Sands Point Academy for the GiftedN/AHS1971
Nassau County Police AcademyBasic Auxiliary Police CourseN/AN/A
Nassau County Police AcademySupervisors Auxiliary Police CourseN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Private CounselingLaw Practice Management2007
InterviewLawyer Advertising Ethics2006
InterviewLawyer Advertising Ethics2005