Baumeister and Samuels P.C.

140 Broadway, 46th Floor
New York, New York 10005


Areas of Practice

International and Domestic Airline Accidents

General Aviation and Helicopter Accidents

Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Litigation, Medical and Hospital Negligence

Toxic Tort Injuries

Railroad Crashes

Other Complex Litigation

Recent Crashes

Mid-air collision between an F-16 military aircraft and a Cessna 150 in Moncks Corner, SC on July 7, 2015


DeHavilland DHC-3T Otter floatplane crash carrying cruise passengers in Alaska on June 25, 2015


Amtrak Derailment in Philadelphia on

May 13, 2015


Germanwings Flight 9525 crash on March 24, 2015


Metro-North Crash in Valhalla, NY on

Feb. 3, 2015



Recent Examples of Our Work

The firm and its renowned trial lawyers have extensive experience preparing and trying large, complex cases caused by wrongful conduct. Below are just a few of the hundreds of cases in which we have represented individuals and their families that are illustrative of the work we have done and the accomplishments we have achieved for our clients and for the public overall.  Click on the links below to read more about the work we have done.


Terrorist Attacks Committed Against American Citizens

Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001

Pan Am Flight 103


International and Domestic Airline Disasters

American Airlines Flight 587

Egypt Air Flight 990

Swissair Flight 111, Halifax

TWA Flight 800

Continental Connection Flight 3407

Comair Flight 5191

Comair Flight 3272

ValuJet Flight 592

Atlantic Southeast Airlines Flight 7529


General Aviation and Helicopter Crashes

Hudson River Mid-Air Collision

Raytheon Aircraft 390 Premier 1 Crash

Near Fulton County, Georgia

Crash of Eurocopter BK117-B2

From 60th Street Heliport, New York City

Bell 206 Helicopter Crash in Ontario, Canada

Bell 407 Crash in Coolbaugh Township, Pennsylvania


Other Recent Transportation Crashes

Jitney Bus Accident in West New York, New Jersey


Toxic Tort and Tobacco Injuries

Contamination by the Marathon Battery Company

at Cold Spring, New York

Asbestos Litigation

Cippollone v. Liggett Group, Inc., et al.





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