VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS
$9,000,000 Verdict - Personal Injury - Pedestrian/Motor Vehicle Accident - 21 year old pedestrian struck and run over by cement truck while crossing the street resulting in multiple fractures and above the knee amputation of right leg. Recognized by the New York Law Journal as the Largest Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Accident Jury Verdict in New York State in 2015.
$1,725,000 Settlement- Personal Injury- Wrongful Death- Motor Vehicle Accident- 46 yr old pedestrian struck by motor vehicle while crossing street resulting in death.
$1,600,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Wrongful Death- Failure to diagnose and treat post operative Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism resulting in the death of a 50 year old patient.
$1,450,000 Settlement- Personal Injury- Construction Accident- Fall from ladder- Lumbar spine herniated disc; Lumbar laminectomy; Fractured calcaneus.
$1,100,000 Verdict- Medical Malpractice- Failure to diagnose avascular necrosis of femoral head resulting in bilateral hip replacements.
$1,100,000 Settlement- Pedestrian/Motor Vehicle Accident- 29 yr old pedestrian struck by motor vehicle at intersection while crossing against traffic signal resulting in multiple fractures and traumatic brain injury.
$1,000,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Failure to timely diagnose and treat breast cancer resulting in advancement of cancer, radical mastectomy, loss of opportunity for a cure and a reduced life expectancy .
$900,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Failure to timely diagnose and treat hand infection resulting in multiple tendon repair surgeries and permanent partial loss of use dominant hand of 62 year old patient.
$850,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Failure to timely diagnose thyroid cancer from biopsy of thyroid tissue resulting in metastatic disease to the patient's lungs, loss of opportunity for a cure and a reduced life expectancy.
$525,000 Settlement- Nursing Home Negligence- 86 year old nursing home resident was not properly turned and re-positioned during rehabilitation admission resulting in stage IV bedsores, sepsis and death.
$525,000 Settlement- Nursing Home Negligence/ Medical Malpractice- Failure to properly diagnose and treat 82 year old diabetic patient's peripheral vascular disease and foot ulcers during hospital admission and nursing home rehabilitation resulting in need for amputation of leg.
$450,000 Settlement- Personal Injury- Pedestrian/Motor Vehicle Accident- 63 year old female pedestrian in crosswalk struck by vehicle turning left at intersection resulting in a tibial fracture and open reduction fixation surgery.
$400,000 Verdict- Medical Malpractice- Ophthalmology- Failure to diagnose retinal tear in elderly patient resulting in retinal detachment, surgical repair and permanent loss of vision.
$400,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Wrongful Death- Failure to diagnose large bowel obstruction in 83 year old patient resulting in bowel perforation, peritonitis, sepsis and death.
$390,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Perforation of bladder of 69 year old during laparoscopic hysterectomy and failure to diagnose and repair perforation intra-operatively resulting in abscess formation and subsequent laparotomy and bladder repair surgery.
$375,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Wrongful Death- Failure to diagnose gastric cancer (Linitis Plastica) of 60 year old patient resulting in stage IV cancer and death.
$350,000 Settlement- Personal Injury- Bicyclist accident- Wrongful Death- 49 year old bicyclist struck and killed at intersection by motor vehicle claiming to have the right of way.
$328,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Extravasation of Dilantin in 64 year old patient resulting in permanent scarring of the forearm.
$275,000 Settlement- Personal Injury- Trip and fall- 71 year old female tripped and fell at spectator event sustaining comminuted fractures of the right distal femur requiring open reduction internal fixation and bone grafting surgery.
$270,000 Settlement- Medical Malpractice- Wrongful Death- Negligent performance of swallowing study and failure to diagnose and treat subsequent aspiration, resulting in aspiration pneumonia and death of 61 year old stroke patient.
$250,000 Settlement- Nursing Home Negligence- Fall from bed of 85 year old nursing home patient resulting in subdural hematoma and death.
$125,000 Settlement- Dental Malpractice- Improper tooth extraction in 50 year old patient resulting in trigeminal neuralgia.
$105,000 Verdict- Personal Injury- Motor Vehicle Accident- Rear end accident resulting in cervical spine herniated disc.
$105,000 Settlement- Nursing Home Negligence- 84 year old nursing home patient fell while toileting resulting in fractured femur.
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