The Sanders Firm, P.C.: New York Fire Pension Lawyer

In New York City, The Sanders Firm, P.C. offers representation in civil service law, including to firefighters who are members of the NYC Fire Pension Fund. In New York City, there are approximately 10,725 uniformed firefighters and officers, approximately 2,740 EMTs and paramedics and close to 2,000 other personnel such as marshals, inspectors, dispatchers, and administrative support. The uniformed firefighters are members of the NYC Fire Pension Fund, which is overseen by the Comptroller of New York.

Firefighter Pensions

You have a right to utilize your pension as a firefighter in New York City. Although most retirement pensions are a simple matter requiring no litigation, there are times when as a member, you or your family may be denied benefits connected to the pension fund. These are the times when you require legal representation.

Pension programs such as the NYC Fire Pension Fund and other aspects of civil service law involve complex issues that often demand the support of legal representation. When you are denied a benefit you want to be totally prepared for any appeal and/or hearing you may be granted. All too often someone who feels they have a right to or deserve a benefit will think that those making decisions regarding their matter will simply see their point of view, but the fact is that pension disputes involving benefits are legal matters and without proper representation you can lose important benefits.

Act Quickly

The Sanders Firm, P.C. believes that if you feel that you have been denied a benefit you deserve in relationship to the NYC Fire Pension Fund that you need to act quickly. There are time limits on appeals and any appeal is more effective if it is done in a timely manner, addressing all of the issues in as detailed a manner as possible, and overseen by someone who is experienced and knowledgeable in the specific area of law. With civil service law, which has many different facets, it is imperative that you engage a lawyer who understands the diverse terrain of this legal area.

Civil Service Law and Getting Help

At The Sanders Firm, P.C., we understand each aspect of civil service law and are ready to work with you if you have an issue involving the NYC Fire Pension Fund. Contact us and we will speak with you. We will endeavor to understand your complaint, collect and evaluate the facts, and offer you insights into possible actions. If we believe you do have a case, we will be happy to represent you, offering you personalized service that is dedicated to you realizing your goal. If you are a member of the NYC Fire Pension Fund, The Sanders Firm, P.C. is willing and able to be your effective voice for justice. We firmly believe that those who are civil servants should receive each benefit that they deserve under the law.