Montezuma, New York

Attorneys at Our Firm

The Town of Montezuma was established in 1859 at the western border of Cayuga County, northwest of Auburn, New York. Because of its easy access to Auburn, Michaels & Smolak has provided legal services to several Montezumans who have been injured in accidents or by medical malpractice. Recent clients from Montezuma include a woman who sustained a ruptured eyeball when she fell off a defective curb, and a young man who suffered a fractured spine in a motor vehicle accident.

Many injured and malpracticed Montezuma residents find their way to Michaels & Smolak through other Cayuga County lawyers who refer them there. Those other lawyers understand that Michaels & Smolak has developed an outstanding and deserved reputation for aggressively representing victims of accidents and medical malpractice. Most of the Cayuga County clients of Michaels & Smolak find their way to the firm through word of mouth from past clients, or by referrals from other lawyers.

Directions to the Auburn law offices of Michaels & Smolak from Montezuma can be found HERE.

Client Reviews
★★★★★
He is one of the top lawyers in central New York & has the accolades to show for this, but in my book he's the top lawyer in the country. I am honored to have had the opportunity to work with Mr. Bersani & to have had him on my team!
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I admire the amount of background work he did which was instrumental in getting me a very good settlement. Also, having never been involved in a personal injury lawsuit, Michael was very patient explaining the legal issues. You're in good hands with Michael Bersani and the firm of Michaels & Smolak. Richard
★★★★★
Dave took over my wrongful death case after it was badly messed up by another lawyer. He was dogged in his pursuit of all the information needed to make a solid case, and he succeeded in bringing it to a very satisfactory settlement. He was honest and straightforward, kind and compassionate through meetings, depositions, court appearances. I highly recommend him. Christine
★★★★★
Dave has handled our legal matters for over 20 years. Always there when we needed him. We were so happy with his professionalism and results that we referred him to several friends. If we ever need this type of service again, Dave will be the first and only call we make. Jackie