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About Us

Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys Serving Injury Victims in Syracuse, Rochester and all of Upstate NY

DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Personal Injury Lawyers is dedicated exclusively to personal injury. If you have been seriously injured or lost a loved one, we understand the devastating life changes you are facing. Though life will never be the same, you may be entitled to compensation that will make the road to recovery smoother.

Our firm is based in Syracuse, New York. We serve clients throughout the area and have multiple offices conveniently located throughout upstate New York.

"My husband, children and I required legal assistance after suffering serious personal injuries . . . Mr. DeFrancisco did a great job representing us and we would never use anyone else for personal injury matters. I have since referred other friends and family members to his law firm for personal injury matters and will continue to do so." - Heather W.

Accomplished and Results-Oriented

Our practice is built on results. With more than 30 years of experience representing personal injury clients, our lawyers have obtained well over $100 million in personal injury awards. Our lawyers are members of the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forums. Additionally, our landmark verdicts have been recognized in the Top New York Verdicts publication. Learn more about our record of success on behalf of seriously injured clients.

Among other accomplishments, our founding attorney, Jeff D. DeFrancisco, was selected for inclusion in the New York Super Lawyers. He was also designated as a member of the Top 1% Trial Counsel for Medical Malpractice and Best Attorneys of America. Additionally, he is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has achieved a perfect rating on

Partner Charles Louis Falgiatano has been selected for inclusion in New York Super Lawyers every year since 2012. He is a member of the Onondaga County Bar Association and New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers (currently serving as an at-large board member). He has secured favorable results for clients with medical malpractice, wrongful death, nursing home negligence and automobile accident claims.

Whether your case involves wrongful death, medical malpractice, birth injuries or construction accidents, you are in good hands. Call us today at 833-200-2000.

Our Philosophy

Our firm is dedicated to providing personal, client-centric service. When you trust us with your case, you will be treated as a client, not a file or number. Our lawyers are always available to address your questions or concerns.

We also are known for taking personal injury cases other firms have turned down - and obtaining blockbuster outcomes in those cases. We have produced more than $25 million in verdicts and settlements for cases that other local law firms turned down or referred to us.

The bottom line: We focus on results.

Contact Our Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injuries And Construction Accidents Attorneys · Free Initial Consultation

Call our personal injury attorneys in Syracuse, New York, at 833-200-2000 or contact us online. Initial consultations are free, and you will pay no attorney's fees unless we recover compensation for you. Weekend appointments and off-site visits are available.

Client Reviews
"We were very impressed with how Jeff DeFrancisco represented us at trial and we were extremely happy when the jury found in our favor." D.M., Auburn, NY
"I suffered a serious injury as a result of medical malpractice. My husband and I retained Jeff DeFrancisco to assist us in this case. We were extremely happy with his representation and highly recommend him." Kelley R., Syracuse, NY
Since the insurance company was unwilling to settle the matter my case ultimately went to trial. At trial Jeff DeFrancisco did an absolutely amazing job by obtaining a very favorable result for me." T.H., Oneida, NY
"I highly recommend DeFrancisco & Falgiatano - Charlie represented me for a medical malpractice case. He is the best of the best. He is friendly and I am very happy with the representation he provided." Roger N., Oneida, NY