Zachary E. Ankier, Esq. has distinguished himself as a formidable attorney in the realm of workers’ compensation law. Over the past five years at Rella & Associates, P.C., his trial experience has been both extensive and commendable. Mr. Ankier has displayed exceptional acumen in the courtroom, having successfully litigated numerous challenging cases in the area of workers’ compensation.
A testament to his expertise, Mr. Ankier notably overturned a decision by a Workers’ Compensation Law Judge (WCLJ), in a remarkable case, he defended a client at the Third Department over a contentious issue involving a Section 114(a) allegation of fraud. This particular case was not only intricate but also crucial in setting a precedent for future litigations. See. (Matter of Sausto v Wildlife Conservation Socy., 208 AD3d 1565 [3d Dept 2022])
His prowess does not stop at litigation alone. Mr. Ankier has repeatedly demonstrated his advocacy skills by securing significant compensation for his clients. His arguments, backed by meticulous research and an empathetic understanding of his clients’ plight, have resulted in favorable outcomes numerous times.
In addition to his success in the workers’ compensation arena, Mr. Ankier has shown a profound commitment to his clients’ holistic welfare. He has adeptly navigated the complexities of obtaining Social Security Disability benefits for many of his clients, ensuring they receive the comprehensive support they rightfully deserve. His ability to secure both Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability benefits is a testament to his versatility and dedication to justice.
Whether in a courtroom or a consultation, Mr. Ankier’s dedication to his clients and the legal profession is undeniable.