Raymond J. Mollica

Personal Injury Attorney In Brooklyn, New York

Raymond J. MollicaRaymond J. Mollica is a third generation Italian-American from a family who has been dedicated to medicine, teaching, and community involvement. Mr. Mollica attended the State University of New York, College at Oneonta, with a course load heavy in History, Philosophy and Religion. After obtained his Bachelor of Science in History in 1996 he went on to study law at the Saint John's University School of Law, graduating in 1999. After admission to practice in March of 2000, Mr. Mollica has dedicated himself to the representation of injured persons. Prior to opening Arze & Mollica, LLP, Mr. Mollica worked at two very prominent law firms specializing in personal injury, and in particular construction site accidents. Recently he sat on the Kings County Judicial Screening Committee, and is active in local politics.

Mr. Mollica presently handles a wide variety of cases including automobile accidents, construction accidents, lawsuits involving trip/slip and falls, and medical malpractice cases. Mr. Mollica has amassed a successful record of settlements as well as several important and noteworthy appeals. He has earned the respect of his peers and the Judiciary as an outstanding trial lawyer. The following is a representative sample of some Mr. Mollica's results:

Cases of Note:

  • $500,000 for a day laborer whose employer and his own brother-in-law denied being injured on the worksite, who had sustained a complex fracture of the wrist requiring open reduction and external fixation;
  • $250,000 for a woman who tripped and fell on a defective sidewalk in front of Macy's and sustained injuries to two fingers on her non-dominant hand, which required surgery;
  • $250,000 for a middle aged Staten Island woman who tripped and fell on a defective sidewalk and fractured her wrist, requiring the installation of plates and screws. Mr. Mollica established that the owner's use of his home as a business made him liable under the New York City "Sidewalk Law;"
  • Successfully defeated the defendants' appeal on the issue of the "Serious Injury Threshold" in the case of Jones v. Hoaue;
  • Successfully appealed the denial of summary judgment pursuant to Labor Law § 240(1) in the case of Madalinski v. Structure Tone;
  • Successfully argued before the Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department on several other cases, including Tabickman v. Batchelder and Bahktadze v. Riddle.

Mr. Mollica is a member of the Columbian Lawyer's Association, Brooklyn Bar Association and the New York Trial Lawyers Association, as well as the Stars and Stripes Club. His professional energies are dedicated to protecting the rights of his clients and ensuring they recover what they are entitled to under the law.

35 Avenue U, Lower Level, Brooklyn, NY 11223 | 718-996-5600 | garze@arzemollicalaw.com

39 Broadway - Ste. 950, New York, NY 10006 | 718-996-5600 | Rmollica@arzemollicalaw.com