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Life Insurance

Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment

The protection of you and your family through the purchase of life insurance is protection that none of us ever want to experience a problem with. When those problems arise, however, Schwartz Law is there to protect you. Some of the issues where Schwartz Law has successfully helped clients include:

Claims by the insurance company that the insurance policy has lapsed for nonpayment of premium.

Claims by the insurance company that the insurance policy is contestable, meaning that the insurance company can seek to rescind the policy based upon misrepresentations that they claim are contained in the application for the insurance

Sales practices claims, whereby you believe the insurance company, its agent, or the brokers that sold you the insurance misrepresented what they were selling you, including the financial components of the policy, the cost of the insurance, and the manner in which premiums would be charged

Beneficiary disputes, where more than one person claims that they are entitled to the life insurance proceeds.

what our clients say about us

Testimonials

  • A company made an error in how they sold me my long-term disability insurance policy and they offered me a lump sum settlement. I did not fully understand the offer

    Physician–New York
  • My claim was denied by my insurance company. My medical condition wasn’t understood by my physicians. My first attorney gave me terrible advice. My family faced financial ruin without the

    Physician – New York
  • After practicing law for many years, it became clear that the multitude of my illnesses were preventing me from being effective as a lawyer. I had no experience with long-term

    Lawyer — New York
  • As former president and chief executive officer of a large, publicly traded company, I understand the need to hire good attorneys. When an illness prevented me from continuing to work

    CEO — tri-state region
  • Before choosing Schwartz law I was overwhelmed and confused about the whole LTD process and wanted to make sure I wasn’t making any wrong decisions for me and my family.

    Telecommunications Manager

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The Chanin Building, 122 East 42nd Street, Suite 725, New York, New York 10168

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Phone: (212) 608-5445

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