Placidus Aguwa (Jamaica, New York)

Placidus Aguwa

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Licensed for 30 years

Placidus Aguwa (Jamaica, New York)

Placidus Aguwa

Serving Jamaica, NY (view address)

Open for Business
  • 5.0
    3 peer reviews
  • no client reviews
Placidus Aguwa

Free initial consultation

Serving Jamaica, NY (view address)

About Placidus Aguwa

Placidus Aguwa is the managing partner of the firm. He graduated, Magna Cum Laude from the University of Ife Law School. With more than two decades as a trial and transactional attorney, he has developed expertise and outstanding reputation representing clients. Over the years, in conjunction with his partners, he has recovered millions dollars for clients in negligence and medical malpractice cases. Aguwa has been active in the local legal community to 1997 and has received awards for exceptional services to the community.Bar Admissions• New York State Supreme - 1996• U. S. District Court Southern District of New York - 1997• U. S. District Court Eastern District of New York - 1998• U. S.… Read more
Aguwa & Metu, P.C.

Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Slip and Fall
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Subway Accidents
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Head Injury
  • Civil Rights
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 13
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 11

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Legal Community Activity & Contributions




Admission Details

1991, Nigeria
1996, New York
1997, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
1998, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
1997, U.S. Court of International Trade

Minority Owned


Law School Attended
University of Ife

Class of 1990

Nigerian Law School
Class of 1991

Associations & Memberships
New York State Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association.
Representative Cases
Queens Supreme Court – One Million Dollar recovery [$1,000,000.00] on behalf of a pedestrian struck and severely injured in a crosswalk. Bronx Supreme Court – Five Hundred and Seventy Five Thousand Dollar recovery, [$575,000.00] on behalf of an operator severely injured at a construction… Read more

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Free initial consultation

Location Details

Placidus Aguwa: Partner at Aguwa & Metu, P.C.


89-44 162nd Street
Jamaica, NY 11432



Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
  • Tuesday 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
  • Wednesday 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
  • Thursday 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
  • Friday 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
  • Saturday 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Sunday 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Placidus Aguwa is admitted to practice before the United States Court of International Trade, United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York and United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Placidus Aguwa has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Aguwa & Metu, P.C. has 4 attorneys at this location.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Placidus Aguwa attended University of Ife.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Aguwa & Metu, P.C. was established in 1997.


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