Dedication, integrity and personal attention
Mitchel Ashley, the driving force of the Ashley Law Firm, brings to his practice a world of experience in the personal injury field. Whether your injury occurred because of a careless driver, a defect in a building or on the sidewalk, a doctor’s negligence, a faulty product, a toxic substance, an injury at work or you were hurt in any other manner because of someone else’s carelessness, the firm will be there to fight for the compensation you deserve. The firm’s goals are to provide legal services that are professional, personal and caring and to bring your claim to quick and satisfactory resolution. Mitchel and his staff are prepared to take your case to the jury if necessary, to get you maximum compensation for your injuries.
About Mitchel Ashley
In 2002 Mitchel Ashley was chosen to carry the Olympic torch through the streets of New York as part of the Olympic Torch relay.
It is the ideals of the Olympics, hard work, dedication, loyalty, honor and dignity that Mitchel brings to the practice of law. Mitchel is a lawyer’s lawyer being called into difficult cases by other members of the bar to handle those cases from inception through trial. His clients call him lawyer, confidant and friend. Mr. Ashley is a self-made success. Starting as a clerk in a well-known personal injury law firm, he rose from Summer Associate to Associate and then to Partner in a few short years, and ultimately to Managing Partner of Shandell, Blitz, Blitz and Ashley. Through the years, Mitchel has represented the interests of hundreds, settled cases and obtained verdicts in the millions of dollars, obtained justice for his clients, and renewed their peace of mind during troubled times. In 2009, after the retirement of his partners, Mitchel opened his present firm.
About Poonam Pelia
Poonam Pelia is the newest team member of The Ashley Law Firm. Originally from a small town in California, she moved to New York to attend college and then law school.
During college, Poonam was on the volleyball team, as well as a member of the pre-law society. She now comes to us from Saint John’s University School of Law, where she was a part of the New York Litigator Journal and the Women’s Law Society. Before joining us, she worked as a law clerk at Krenstel & Guzman, LLP, a well-known personal injury firm in downtown Manhattan and the Law Offices of Barton R. Resnicoff, a matrimonial firm in Long Island. Poonam is already a member of the New York Trial Lawyers Association and the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association. In addition to English, Poonam speaks Punjabi and Hindi and is able to serve a wide range of clients who speak another language.
We have represented hundreds of clients, fighting tirelessly for their rights, obtaining verdicts in the millions and restoring the sense of well-being that was lost to them during their personal hardships. We know how stressful a lawsuit can be; we’re committed to fighting for your rights, providing you the very best of legal services.
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