About Us

Representing Your Interests In Workers’ Compensation Claims

For more than 40 years, Cherry, Edson & Kelly, LLP, have focused exclusively on representing insurance carriers, self-insured employers and third-party administrators before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board. We maintain two fully staffed offices in Melville and Tarrytown, New York. We appear virtually in all hearing locations throughout New York State. We personally appear at  more than 10 hearing locations in New York City, Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties and  upstate New York.

Our distinct know how comes from having handled literally thousands of claims over the years encompassing nearly every major industry in New York State. We represent and guide clients large and small, with diligence and accuracy through a well-established process. Our aim is to bring about fair and expedient resolution to all claim obligations that protect both the employees and your business interests.

Cherry, Edson & Kelly Are Known For Expedience And Accuracy

The firm was founded in 1978 by Robert T. Cherry, Esq., and Kenneth T. Edson, Esq. Since 1989, we have been known as Cherry, Edson & Kelly. The practice has grown both in size and stature over the years and is now composed of eight partners and two associate attorneys, who work as a team, expertly marshaling a defense to all types of Workers’ Compensation claims to protect your interests. We have a dedicated office staff in addition to our knowledgeable and well-informed attorneys who have over 225 total years of experience in this highly specialized field.

Cherry, Edson & Kelly is known for timely and accurate defense filings, written stipulations and settlement evaluations. We provide personal and rapid responses to ensure expedient settlements and resolutions of claims before the Workers’ Compensation Board.

We Focus On Insurance Carriers, Employers And Third-Party Administrators

Our primary practice has been exclusively limited to representing self-insured employers, third-party administrators and insurance carriers in the defense of their workers’ compensation claims. We continue to specialize in the field of workers’ compensation defense and pride ourselves on the extensive knowledge and experience offered by all of our attorneys.

Contact our outstanding team of advocates at 516-486-4640 to find out how we can best assist you in defending or administering workers’ compensation claims You can also send us a message here.

Our aim is to bring about fair and expedient settlement of all claim obligations that protect both your workers and your business interests.