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Jim is fantastic!!! I would not hesitate to get him again if God forbid, I ever need him again. He was always way on top of everything, got whatever needed to be done completed, answered my phone calls very promptly in emails if not by phone or in person. He has gone way above the call of duty. He claims he is not a miracle worker, but my son and I definitely disagree. He got us way more than we anticipated he would for my sons case. He came to see my son in the hospital when he was not able to go to Jim. Jim and the whole firm were very respectful at all times. If someone didn't know the answers we were looking for, we got the answers in a respectable amount of time. Jim and his team wants nothing but the best for their clients and their families, and does their best to put the client and the families at ease, even when they are freaking out. They understand the families and clients are facing the worst times of t heir lives, and they try to help the clients and families stay clam and focused and prepare for what lies ahead.
In 2013 I was involved in a severe bicycle accident caused by a motor vehicle. In cases such as this, no matter the evidence, the cards tend to be stacked heavily against the bicyclist. As an avid cyclist himself, Jim was intimately aware of the prejudice that bicyclists must face in the legal world, and took every step to overcome this and make sure that the (very high) costs of my medical treatment were covered by the appropriate parties. He also fought to obtain a sizeable settlement to cover the many additional costs associated with the accident, and won. I cannot recommend Jim highly enough!
I was very happy with effort and dedication Jim and his staff put forward in handling my case to date. He and his staff worked with me , kept me informed throughout the process and continues to do so on an ongoing bases.
Mr. Reed handled a personal injury case for me and although I resided out of state, every aspect of the case was handled professionally and highly competently. Great communications, personal contract when necessary, excellent advise, and a positive end result.
When Jim represents you, you are his priority. Legal matters take time. You may not hear for weeks or months about what is happening behind the scenes. Butvi can assure you, Jim is on top of your situation and is only a phone call away.
Just wanted to take the time to personally thank Jim and his team (Karen you are the BEST) for giving my daughter the best possible representation you could ask for. More than 6 years ago, my husband and I went to Jim with a personal injury case that left my daughter with a significant scar on her face. Jim and his team worked for 6 long years and were able to get my daughter an extremely fair settlement without having to go to trial. Jim and Karern's communication with my husband and me was outstanding. He always kept us updated with the next course of action. I would highly recommend Jim Reed for any personal injury case.
Ziff Law Firm, Jim Reed and Karen Wheadon:
The best thing that has happened to us since before 7/31/10. Having been involved in a Fatal MVA is the most harrowing experience myself and my sister in law have ever been in. Jim Reed and his staff were there to pick up the pieces and give us a solid foundation to start rebuilding our lives. We were flown out of the site, broken emotionally and physically and minus the matriarch of the family. Words cannot express the attention and care that Mr. Reed and his paralegal, Karen wheadon, gave us. They could not have been more attentive, compassionate, thorough and knowledgable. If you are in need of the best representation possible I would say this is it!
Attorney Jim Reed and the staff at the Ziff Law Firm are the greatest people to have on your side. I was in a severe rear-ending collision that eventually put me in the hospital for three separate back surgeries. This was a very emotional event in my life and Jim and the staff became a family that works hard to help you out in time of need. My wife and I went through some hard times and had many questions along the way that they answered quickly and with confidence. Jim was always there to help no matter when I needed him. Jim and the Ziff Law Firm handled everything for us throughout this emotional experience. Because of surgeries and physical therapy, I was terminated from work and could not pay bills. After Jim acquired a sizable settlement they took care of paying our debaters, and made sure, we had a good investment for our future. Jim is a real hard working, concerned, passionate, and dedicated attorney. My wife and family are very grateful to have Jim Reed and the people at the Ziff Law Firm working for us. We cannot thank them enough and highly recommend them to anybody without hesitation.
I was represented by Attorney Jim Reed at the Ziff Law Firm in Elmira, NY. I had a personal injury accident caused by an involving car. From my first visit with Mr.Reed until and including the settlement at the end, he was there for me the whole step of the way and then some. He answered all of my questions, he answered all of my phone calls and messages. He always left me feeling confident and that he really cared.From broken bones, two surgeries, doctor's and specialist, trips upon trips, bills and it seemed that it was never going to end. AND, the emotional path is unreal, but, Mr. Reed was with me the whole way. Believe it! I was very happy with the results he received for me. This is why I would recommend Attorney Jim Reed as the best and most effective personal injury lawyer around, for sure.I would recommend the Ziff Law Firn to everyone and anyone, they treat you like family and that is very gratifying and rewarding.
If you know me, then you would know I pretty much say it like it is.
I had been involved in a car accident and chose James Reed to represent me In this case. He and Karen Wheadon worked very well together to answer my questions and always got back in touch with me whenever they said they would.
What I like the most is that they both made me feel like I was their only client and they were always there for me.
I found this to be a very positive experience that was made possible by having a professional lawyer on your side, and yesw I would have them again.