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Bedsore Hotline is a division of the elder law firm Brian A. Raphan, P.C. Providing legal excellence to clients for over 30 years, the firm is located one block from Penn Station at 7 Penn Plaza, New York, NY. 





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"You have a right to get justice,
a right to sue, and a right to recover money for your pain and suffering."
Brian A. Raphan, Esq.
Managing Partner


Appointments & Memberships:

Appointed as Member of the Office of the Court Administration Guardianship Advisory Committee, First Department; Member of the Final Account Subcommittee of the Guardianship Advisory Committee;

Appointed as a Member of the Statewide Judicial Training Subcommittee. 

Appointed by Appellate Division,1st Department, as a Court Examiner in May, 1997. Individually selected and appointed by Surrogate's Court and Supreme Court in various capacities in hundreds of cases; 


Member: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association. 


In The News: Brian A. Raphan's cases have been in The New York Times, The NY Law Journal, The Villager, and he has appeared on CBS News and NY Radio. Brian also contributes to medical blogs as well, including The Doctor Weighs In.

He publishes a monthly newsletter for clients of the firm with important and helpful legal information for seniors. He provides pro bono lectures on nursing home negligence and bedsores, medicaid planning and other issues facing the elderly.

Our experienced bedsore attorneys have a proven track record and are fully committed to fighting for your rights, getting justice for the bedsore victim and getting you a large monetary award. Your dedicated legal team includes medical doctors, expert witnesses and litigators. If we accept your case there is no fee to you unless we win your bedsore / pressure sore lawsuit. 

Admitted to New York State bar in 1989 and New Jersey State bar in 1988. Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York 1990; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York 1990; United States Supreme Court 1994. Former founding partner of the firm of Druckman, Raphan and Sinel, New York, N.Y.


Education: Temple University

(B.S., cum laude, 1985);

Cardozo Law School, New York, N.Y. (J.D., 1988)


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