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Welcome to Proudfoot Law Firm

If you have been injured in an accident you may be entitled to financial compensation. To help you get everything you deserve you need an experienced and aggressive personal injury lawyer who knows how to deal with insurance companies and injury claims. Proudfoot Law Firm, managed by attorney Steve Proudfoot, is a personal injury practice based in Elmira, New York. Our firm is dedicated to protecting the rights and welfare of accident victims and their families. We handle all types of injury cases, accident cases, and insurance claims for those injured through the negligence or fault or others. We pride ourselves on the professional personal attention we give to all of our clients.

Our firm's policy is simple: Treat each accident case, regardless of the size, as if it is our most important case.

1. Experience

Experience in handling personal injury claims is vital to get the compensation an accident victim deserves. All of our lawyers are personal injury lawyers. Our practice is dedicated to fighting for injury victims. We have years of experience in and out of court. We have collected millions for injury clients for claims arising in both New York and Pennsylvania.

1 Experience

2. Free Consultation

Your first consultation with our office is FREE. We will discuss your case or possible claim with you at our office, by phone, at the hospital, or at any other suitable location.

2 Free Consultation

3. We Get Results

Our office has obtained results to back up our highly-rated practice and reputation. Our firm has also been rated as having a very high adherence to professional standards of conduct, ethics and diligence. Click here to view some of our past case results. Past results do not guarantee future results, but hiring Proudfoot Law Firm means you are hiring a firm with a proven track record.

3 We Get Results

4. No recovery - No fee

If we don’t recover money for you, then you pay us no legal fee. If we are successful, you pay us a percentage of the recovery plus costs and expenses that we advance on your case.

4 No Fee

5. No costs up front

You pay us nothing up front to pursue your claim. We cover all costs of preparing and prosecuting your case when taken on a contingency basis.

5 No Up Front Costs

6. We care about our clients

Our firm cares about your family. Our firm is small enough to provide each client direct contact with his or her lawyer, but large enough to offer the legal muscle necessary to get just results. Attorney Steve Proudfoot and Proudfoot Law Firm pride themselves on compassionate, caring, and responsive representation. The numerous past client testimonials attest to this.

6 We Care

7. Personal contact with an attorney

All of our clients will meet with an attorney, not a paralegal, to review their claim. If we take your case, all legal matters concerning the claim will be handled by attorney Steve Proudfoot or another one of the injury lawyers at Proudfoot Law Firm.

7 Personal Contact

8. We will come to you

We realize travel may be difficult or impossible if you are injured. As a result, we offer home, office, hospital, and nursing home consultations.

8 Come To You

9. We take the pressure off you

Once our firm is retained, we will take over the entire claim for you. This means we will help you get any medical and earnings benefits you may be entitled to. It also means we will take care of insurance papers and related issues so you do not have to deal with the insurance company directly or handle the occasionally complex issues of coverage. Our office can help you receive the medical care, medications, and other necessary things to help you recover from your injury.

9 No Pressure

10. Experience with Insurance Companies

Our team of personal injury lawyers is experienced in working and negotiating with insurance companies, and will be able to properly evaluate a claim for fair compensation. We won’t be pressured by the insurance company and you won’t have to deal with them on your own.

10 Insurance Companies

Client Results

$3,850,000 Motorcycle Accident traumatic brain injury
$1,425,000 Auto Accident death
$1,360,000 Auto Accident traumatic brain injury
$1,250,000 Defective Dowel Machine / Improper Guard structured settlement
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Our Commitment

No Win. No Fee

All of our injury cases are taken on a contingency basis only. That means you pay us no attorney's fee if we don't recover money for you.


We are committed to providing the very highest standard of conduct, ethics and reliability for which we have been recognized in our profession. We treat each case as if it is our only case. Our goal is to represent you and your family in your injury case.


We pride ourselves on our consistent and responsive communication with our clients. You will always know what is going on with your case and what needs to be done. Our firm is available when you need us and never more than a phone call away. We take the pressure off you by handling all aspects of your injury claim so you can work on getting better.


Our firm cares about our clients and their families. We measure our professional success by the difference we make in our clients' lives. We realize that a personal injury can have a dramatic impact on you and your family. Our firm offers the personal touch larger firms rarely provide, with the legal muscle necessary to get you the compensation you deserve.