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Been Injured in a Car Accident?

Bergen County’s Top-Rated Car Accident Lawyer

For over 28 years, experienced car accident attorney Douglas Standriff has successfully represented car accident sufferers for their personal injury claims. Doug and his associate, Marissa Messinger, Esq., have a thorough understanding of the New Jersey laws that govern the compensation of accident victims, and they are experts at gathering the evidence they need to build your case.

Doug and Marissa will skillfully develop a sound and effective legal strategy that will help you avoid denial of compensation as a result of NJ’s Shared Fault Rule. Because NJ restricts the amount of time you have to file a lawsuit after you are injured in a car collision, it is imperative that you contact Bergen Law as soon as possible to discuss your case.

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Top-rated Bergen County Car Accident Lawyers

Types of New Jersey Car Accident Claims We Handle

At Bergen Law, we handle many types of car accident claims including:

  • Rear End Collisions
  • Head On Collisions
  • Side Swipe Accidents
  • T-Bone Accidents
  • Rollover Accidents
  • Single Car Accidents
  • Multi Car Accidents
  • Car Accidents Caused by Intoxication
  • Car Accidents Caused by Speeding

Common Car Accident Injuries That You Can Receive Compensation For

Motor vehicle accidents can cause serious, sometimes life-altering, injuries. Common car accident injuries include:

  • Fractures and broken bones
  • Lacerations
  • Spinal Cord injuries
  • Internal organ damage
  • Traumatic brain injuries

If you were recently injured in an auto accident, it is essential that you hire a New Jersey car accident lawyer who is an expert on New Jersey personal injury law to get you the monetary compensation you deserve.

Your car accident injuries likely resulted in steep medical expenses and lost wages, as well as emotional and physical pain and suffering, and you may require costly long-term care and support. Whether you were injured in a serious motor vehicle accident caused by an unsafe road, a defective vehicle, a driver who was drunk, distracted driving, speeding, or driving a poorly maintained car, or a road that was unsafe due to factors such as poor design, lack of maintenance or faulty traffic signals, the expert car accident lawyers at Bergen Law will work diligently to get you fairly compensated for your injuries. Depend on Douglas Standriff, the personal injury law Attorney recommended by victims of car accidents throughout Bergen County, New Jersey.

When Do You Need to Hire an Auto Accident Attorney?

When you sustain injuries due to an accident in New Jersey, it is a smart idea to contact an attorney who specializes in New Jersey auto accident claims law as soon as possible. The lawyers and adjusters who represent an insurance company will begin to assess your car accident claim right away and NJ law limits the amount of time you have to file your car accident injury lawsuit.

To avoid a delay that can harm your claim, it is critical that you retain an experienced car accident lawyer as soon as you can. As a New Jersey car accident attorney, Douglas Standriff will leverage his over 28 years of experience to stand up to insurance company lawyers, protect your rights, and build you a strong car accident injury lawsuit.


The experienced car accident attorneys at Bergen Law understand the way insurers evaluate your car accident injury claim. You can depend on the excellent negotiation skills of attorneys Douglas Standriff and Marissa Messinger to assertively pursue maximum compensation for you from the at-fault party and their insurance carrier.

The expert auto accident attorneys at Bergen Law understand the way an insurance company evaluates your car accident injury claim. You can depend on the excellent negotiation skills of attorneys Douglas Standriff and Marissa Messinger to assertively pursue compensation for you from the at-fault party and their insurance carrier.

As a Certified Civil Trial Attorney, Douglas Standriff has both passed a challenging written exam and met the stringent trial experience requirements of the NJ Supreme Court Certification Review Board. His certification signifies that you can rest assured that Douglas Standriff, Esq. is uniquely qualified to handle your auto accident case.

Bergen Law Personal Injury Attorney Douglas Standriff has represented thousands of clients and collected tens of millions of dollars on their behalf through either settlement or lawsuit. He and his associate, Marissa Messinger, have the expertise and mastery of NJ personal injury law necessary to successfully handle your car accident injury case.

The personal injury lawyers at Bergen Law provide a free, no-obligation consultation for the confidential evaluation of your potential personal injury case.

For over 28 years, Certified Civil Trial Attorney Douglas Standriff has provided top-quality representation to thousands of victims of car accidents in Bergen County. To learn about some of Doug’s recent successes, click each of the icons on the map below.