Trampoline Injury - Settlement
A young man was seriously injured on a residential trampoline resulting in him becoming a quadriplegic. The family called Jim from NY. He referred the family to our colleagues who practice New York law. If we are unable to help, as in this case where licensed New York counsel was required due to jurisdictional requirements, we ensure that our clients are referred to the very best counsel to take our place.
Dental Malpractice - Verdict
A 64-year-old woman went to her dentist with complaints of pain. Misdiagnosis and treatment resulted in a severe life-threatening infection. An Offer of Compromise was filed during the pendency of this case. As a result, the verdict of $741,930.32 accumulated prejudgment interest.
Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk - Settlement
Our client was an elderly woman who was struck while crossing the street. She sustained significant injuries which included multiple fractures. She also experienced a worsening of her underlying heart condition as a result of the trauma.
Broken Axle Causes Tire to Strike Driver - Settlement
An axle failed, resulting in a tire coming loose from a truck. The tire crossed the highway, striking our client. We hired a nationally recognized metallurgist in order to prove our case - that there are consequences of not taking simple steps to maintain the integrity of a wheel assembly.
Rear-End Collision - Verdict
Our client, a passenger in a friend's vehicle, was stuck in traffic on the Merritt Parkway. The vehicle behind her was struck by a distracted driver and pushed into her vehicle. The collision aggravated an already existing low back condition, resulting in chronic pain.
Dental Malpractice - Verdict
Our client received dental care that was sub-par. As a result, he was required to undergo numerous procedures and significant expense. The jury awarded damages for his chronic, permanent painful condition.
Low-Impact, Rear-End Collision - Verdict
Our client was a young man who had suffered from migraines headaches since his youth. After being rear-ended while on the job, his migraines became more severe, resulting in a permanent aggravation of his migraine condition.
Pedestrian Struck in Parking Lot - Settlement
Our client was an elderly woman leaving a retail location. While heading to her car, she was struck by another driver's side-view mirror as he pulled out of his parking space. She sustained serious aggravations of prior neck and back conditions.
Motor Vehicle v. Tractor Trailer - Settlement
Our client was a young woman who had recently undergone significant neck surgery. While traveling on I-95 she was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer. As a result of the collision, the surgery needed to be done again.
Dog Attack - Settlement
Our client was walking with her husband through their neighborhood. When they passed a neighborhood house a dog came running towards them. Our client attempted to avoid the dog and in so doing, injured her knee. Our client was not bit, but the dog owner was responsible for the damages resulting from the dog's menacing approach and her necessary reaction.
Slip and Fall - Settlement
Our client slipped and fell on spilled milk in the checkout aisle of a commercial premises. She sustained a concussion and an aggravation of a prior shoulder injury.
Low-Impact Collision - Verdict
Our client was stopped, waiting to take a left hand turn into her parking lot at work. While waiting, she was struck from behind by another driver. Our client sustained a neck injury that the doctor indicated might require surgery in the future.