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Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk Accident Settled for $900,000

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian) This case involved a 62-year-old female home attendant who was crossing the street on her way to work on November 3, 2011. As she was crossing Amsterdam Avenue pedestrian walk signal, the defendant made a left turn from the cross street onto Amsterdam and stuck […]

Lead paint victim settles for $125,000

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Auto Accident Case Settles for $325,000 ($325,000)

CAR ACCIDENT WARRANTS BACK SURGERY

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)Attorney Mark Bernstein obtained a $325,000.00 settlement for a taxi driver whose cab was hit from behind by a construction vehicle in rear-end style collision. Our client, the taxi passenger, suffered a lower back injury that required injection therapy. He later submitted to Percutaneous Discectomy Surgery […]

Auto Accident Case Settles for $190,000 ($190,000)

COLLISION CAUSES SOFT TISSUE INJURY

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)Senior trial attorney and Partner, E. David Woycik, Jr., Esq. was able to get a significant verdict for a soft tissue injury in Brooklyn, New York. Our client, age 21 at the time of the accident, was struck by defendant’s vehicle when they were going in […]

Rear End Collision Yields $185,000 Award ($185,000)

SPINAL INJURIES SUSTAINED BY MARRIED COUPLE

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)Attorney Michael Villeck recently arbitrated the case of Ana and Andrew Cruz, a married couple who each sustained injuries to the spine in a rear-end collision. They were awarded $185,000.  Mr. Cruz was the driver of the vehicle that was struck from behind; Ana, was a front […]

Bus Accident Lawsuit Settles Prior to Trial ($165,000)

PRIOR HEALTH CONDITION WORSENED WITH NEW INJURIES

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)Our client, Ms. Forbes, was a passenger on an Access A Ride bus, that was in a collision with another vehicle. Though she was previously confined to a wheelchair for pre-existing medical conditions, Ms. Forbes suffered a new neck and back injury in the subject incident. […]

Mediation of Slip & Fall Case Yields $425K ($425,000)

PLAINTIFF FALLS IN PRIVATE HOME

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)A late night accident at a summer beach house on Fire Island ended painfully for the plaintiff. The defendant owned a summer home in Fire Island which was rented to members of a bridal party. The defendants constructed a ramp walkway from the side entrance to […]

Pedestrian accident settles for $900,000 ($900,000)

PEDESTRIAN STRUCK IN CROSSWALK

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)This case involved a 62-year-old female home attendant who was crossing the street on her way to work on November 3, 2011. As she was crossing Amsterdam Avenue at the prompt of the pedestrian walk signal, the defendant made a left turn from the cross street […]

Claimant Wins $485,000 Car Accident Settlement ($485,000)

DEFENDANT RUNS RED LIGHT

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)This case involved a 42-year-old man who was in a car accident while on the job. On November 16, 2012, our client was traveling straight on Peninsula Boulevard when the defendant ran a red light and struck our client’s vehicle. We obtained a statement from an […]

Premises Liability Lawsuit Settles ($150,000)

ELEVATED INFANT BLOOD LEAD LEVEL

This post is also available in: Español (Spanish) Русский (Russian)Senior Partner Martin Block recently settled a case at a mediation where an infant 9 ½ months old had an elevated blood lead level. At the highest level, the infant measured 12.8mcg/dl. There were serious liability problems as the defendant claimed that it was a two […]