Attorney Profiles

Michael Gilbert



Michael Gilbert


Mr. Gilbert is originally from New York City and has resided in Suffolk County since 1973.

Mr. Gilbert has a bachelor’s degree from Queens College and attended law school at Touro College School of Law.

Mr. Gilbert has worked for the New York State Workers' Compensation Board, the Utica Mutual Insurance Company and has been representing injured workers since 1986, resulting in over 30 years experience in the workers’ compensation system. He is a member of the New York Injured Workers Bar Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association and the Nassau County Bar Association. Mr. Gilbert's practice is limited exclusively to the representation of injured workers, volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board.

Mr. Gilbert is married with two children and one grandchild. He is a baseball, football, hockey, and basketball fan.


Theodore Blaszcyk


Theodore Blaszcyk 

Mr. Blaszcyk has lived on Long Island most of his life. After military service, he earned his B.A. from Long Island University and M.A. from the City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Thereafter, while employed by the State Insurance Fund, the largest workers’ compensation carrier, as a representative before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board, he attended the Jacob D. Fuchberg Law Center of Touro College.

Since graduating from law school in 1989, Mr. Blaszcyk’s practice has been limited exclusively to the representation of injured workers, volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board.

Mr. Blaszcyk is a member of the Suffolk County Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association and the New York State Injured Workers' Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Amvets, Lion’s International and the Loyal Order of Moose.

He is married and has five children.


Eric Milburn


Eric Milburn 

Mr. Milburn is originally from Long Island and has been a lifelong resident of Suffolk County. Upon graduation from Stony Brook University, Mr. Milburn attended the CUNY School of Law at Queens College. Mr. Milburn is licensed to practice law in the states of New York and New Jersey.

Upon graduation from law school in 1997, Mr. Milburn began his career handling workers’ compensation claims while working as a defense counsel for numerous insurance carriers and self-insured employers. Since 1999, Mr. Milburn’s practice has been limited exclusively to the representation of injured workers, volunteer firefighters and volunteer ambulance workers before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board. Mr. Milburn is also a member of the New York State Injured Workers' Bar Association. The Suffolk County Bar Association and the Nassau County Bar Association.

He enjoys boating and being outdoors.

Work Injury Attorneys

The experienced work injury attorneys at Gilbert Blaszcyk & Milburn have the skills and traits necessary to complete any workers compensation services you may require. If you are interested in the services of our firm, please contact one of our four offices on  Long Island. We offer free consultations and if there is a case to be had we will work diligently to resolve it.

  • Riverhead: 631-208-9760
  • Patchogue: 631-447-6500
  • Melville: 631-421-4725
  • Garden City: 516-746-3400

Don't delay and call today! We will give you the care and attention you deserve for your work injury and help you receive whatever benefits you are owed. We have years of experience providing clients across Long Island and New York with trusted and reliable workers compensation representation. Our work injury attorneys are second to none and will provide you with a free consultation when you call.