Verdicts & Settlements


$32,756,156

$32,756,156 for Injured Vietnam Vet
On March 13, 2004, Plaintiff, a Vietnam Veteran, was a "good samaritan" helping accident victims at the scene of an unrelated motor vehicle collision in Port Jefferson, New York. The road was later... [more]


$22,500,000

$22,500,000 Settlement for a Car Accident Victim
Claimant was driving on Route 6 when his vehicle was struck by a vehicle coming in the opposite direction of traffic when that vehicle encountered a stretch of icy roadway and lost control... [more]


$20,181,484

$20,181,484 Verdict For Man Injured in Collision Caused by Icy Road Condition
Claimant was driving home on Route 6 in the Town of Somers, New York, when Claimant's vehicle and another vehicle encountered an icing condition on the roadway... [more]


$14,000,000

$14,000,000 for Motorcyclist Hit By Truck
The Plaintiff, a motorcyclist, sustained a below the knee amputation as a result of being struck by a truck... [more]


$12,000,000

$12,000,000 Awarded to Car Accident Victim
Plaintiff was standing on the sidewalk when two vehicles collided within the intersection causing one vehicle to jump the sidewalk and strike him. The two vehicles were a Chrysler and an Audi. The... [more]


$9,792,412

$9,792,412 Awarded to Medical Malpractice Victim
The plaintiff sustained an inter-operative stroke while undergoing surgery to remove a tumor from his brain. The case against the primary surgeon settled prior to trial for $1,950,000 out of an... [more]


$9,263,326

$9,263,326 for Man Injured in Car Collision
On 5/3/02 the plaintiff was a rear seated passenger in a Yellow Taxi involved in a 3 car collision. Another taxi rear ended the taxi in which Mr. Taveras was a passenger and the Taveras taxi rear ended... [more]


$8,800,000

$8,800,000 Settlement for victim in Queens pedestrian accident who suffered a brain injury
This suit was brought against New York City as well as the drivers of two different vans. The vans collided at the intersection of 103rd Avenue and 93rd Street. [more]


$8,000,000

$8,000,000 for Injured Musician
Plaintiff sustained injuries to his back and both knees requiring surgery... [more]


$6,793,881

$6,793,881.17 for Union Laborer in Water Treatment Plant Accident
The accident occurred at the Newton Creek Water Treatment Plant renovation project in Brooklyn, New York. At the time of the accident Plaintiff was a union laborer working on the rooftop of an electrical building.... [more]


$6,400,000

Union Ironworker Recovers for Back Injuries Sustained in Construction Site Fall
On May 22, 2007, during a construction project at the Bronx County Hall of Justice Courthouse, the Plaintiff was employed by a structural steel subcontractor... [more]


$6,250,000

Construction Worker Recovers $6,250,000 in Putnam County Suit Despite 2 Million Dollar Limitation in Insurance Coverage
In February 2005, Plaintiff was employed as a framer. His company had been hired to perform the framing work at the construction of a new one family home... [more]


$6,000,000

$6,000,000 for Man Injured in NYC Bus Accident
The Plaintiff was a passenger in a New York City Transit Authority bus which collided with a flatbed truck as the bus made a right turn in front of the truck. The bus sustained extensive property... [more]


$5,900,000

$5,900,000 For Union Bricklayer In NYC School Renovation Accident
The accident occurred at P.S. 66 in the Bronx, New York. At the time of the accident Plaintiff was on a ladder disconnecting a hose that was attached to a metal window grate... [more]


$5,585,000

$5,585,000 Jury Verdict For Undocumented Worker in Construction Fall
Plaintiff, a spanish speaking 35 year old non-union laborer, was working at a construction project in Astoria, Queens... [more]


$5,500,000

$5,500,000 Awarded to Trucking Accident Victim
Plaintiff driving eastbound on Long Island Expressway was sideswiped by a dump tractor trailer pushing plaintiff's pickup truck into the median divider... [more]


$5,500,000

$5,500,000 for Truck Driver Injured in Elevator Accident
Worker recovers for injuries in elevator accident... [more]


$5,500,000

$5,500,000 for an electrician that fell from an extension ladder and sustained a head injury
Plaintiff was a 40 Year-Old Electrician that Sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury After Falling From a Ladder... [more]


$5,000,000

Wrongful Death Settlement Awarded in Garbage Truck Accident Case
On February 12, 2008, the mother of the Plaintiffs, the four children of the deceased, and a friend were walking together on the sidewalk on West 35th Street in Manhattan... [more]


$5,000,000

Car Accident Victim Recovers for Aggravation of Pre-Existing Condition
The Plaintiff, a now thirty (30) year old office manager, was the operator of a Jeep stopped at a red traffic signal in the Eastbound direction... [more]


$5,000,000

Jury Awards Carpenter $5,000,000 For Injuries Sustained in Fall From a Scaffold
The accident occurred during the renovation of a multistory building in Brooklyn, New York. At the time of the accident Plaintiff was... [more]


$4,995,000

$4,995,000 for a laborer that was injured while working on unsteady flooring at a construction site
Construction Fall Causes Injuries to Laborer... [more]


$4,900,000

Ladder Fall Leads to $4,900,000 Recovery for Injured Electrician
On August 17, 2007, Plaintiff, an Albanian union electrician from Local 3, was employed by Urban Power and Lighting. His company was performing... [more]


$4,750,000

$4,750,000 For Union Laborer Struck By Flying Rock From Construction Site Blast
The Plaintiff, a 46 year-old union labor foreman, was employed by the general contractor on a construction site in Bronx, New York. The project involved a significant amount of rock blasting... [more]


$4,650,000

$4,650,000 for a 42 year old laborer who fell from warehouse shelf
This accident occurred on September 17, 2008 at 10:00am at 19-50 48th Street, Astoria, New York during a renovation project at a warehouse... [more]


$4,475,000

$4,475,000 Settlement for Young Children of Construction Worker Killed in Fall at Jobsite
On December 22, 2007, the plaintiffs' decedent, a 33 year-old union ironworker foreman, was working at a construction site involving the complete gut renovation... [more]


$4,250,000

$4,250,000 For Union Excavator Injured While Working In Brooklyn Navy Yard
The accident occurred when Plaintiff was walking in between an excavated ditch and a 5 foot stack of wooden shoring planks. The stack of planks... [more]


$4,250,000

$4,250,000 Settlement Awarded to Rear End Crash Victim
On June 6, 2008, Plaintiff was rear ended by a motor vehicle Bedford, New York in Westchester County. ... [more]


$4,000,000

$4,000,000 For Hotel Employee Injured In Two Car Accident
Plaintiff was driving westbound on Atlantic Avenue towards his home in Brooklyn. Defendant driver was heading eastbound on Atlantic Avenue, turning left onto Woodhaven Boulevard.... [more]


$4,000,000

Construction Accident Victim Recovers $4,000,000 for Knee and Elbow Injuries
On May 31, 2007, Plaintiff, a union elevator erector, was walking along the roof of the Plaza Hotel in New York City, which was being renovated at the time.... [more]


$4,000,000

$4,000,000 for a steamfitter injured after becoming entangled in a water pump
Steamfitter Injured in Accident with Water Pump at Bronx Hospital... [more]


$4,000,000

$4,000,000 for Teen Injured in Pedestrian Accident
Plaintiff was struck by an automobile while a pedestrian in a pedestrian crosswalk. The Plaintiff sustained injuries to her back, both knees and her right wrist. She underwent surgery to both her knee... [more]


$4,000,000

$4,000,000 Awarded after Child Suffered a Birth Injury
Plaintiff sustained brachial plexus injury during childbirth and has limited use of his left arm... [more]


$4,000,000

$4,000,000 for Injured Car Accident Victim
Herniated discs at C3-4, C6-7, L4-5, and L5-S1 with compression and encroachment, confirmed by MRI... [more]


$3,925,000

$3,925,000 Settlement for Injured "Good Samaritan" in Locomotive, Tractor-Trailer Collision at Railroad Crossing
The Plaintiff, a 44 year-old truck mechanic, was injured when a train struck a tractor-trailer that was stuck on a railroad crossing in Queens... [more]


$3,750,000

Laborer Awarded $3,750,000.00 For Leg Injuries Sustained When He Was Struck By A Falling Steel Beam
At the time of the accident, Plaintiff was working as a laborer for an electrical company at a project that consisted of the construction of a five story building in the Bronx... [more]


$3,700,000

$3,700,000 for an asbestos worker who fell from a scaffold
Plaintiff was on a scaffold removing asbestos from a school when he fell 15-20 feet as a result of unsecured scaffold planks... [more]


$3,500,000

$3,500,000 Settlement for Union Bricklayer in Queens car accident
Plaintiff, a 54 year old male union bricklayer, was the driver of a vehicle that was side-swiped by another vehicle on Merrick Avenue in Queens County, New York. [more]


$3,500,000

$3,500,000 for a construction worker who sustained a head injury after being struck by limestone that fell from a roof.
A fragment of limestone fell from penthouse ten stories above the pedestrian plaintiff. The plaintiff was struck on the head and neck by the fragment... [more]


$3,500,000

$3,500,000 for a journeyman that sustained a head injury while constructing a scaffold
Plaintiff, a union carpenter, suffered injuries to his head when struck in the head by a metal beam during the erection of scaffolding. Defendants claimed that the Labor Law did not apply to this cas... [more]


$3,500,000

$3,500,000 for Car Accident Victim who Suffered Back and Knee Injuries
Plaintiff's vehicle was struck on the driver side by defendants' vehicle... [more]


$3,411,000

$3,411,000 for a building superintendent injured by a brick that fell from a scaffold
Plaintiff, a building superintendent, was standing beneath a spider scaffold outside his place of employment. Plaintiff was identifying the area of a leak for a construction foreman when he was struck... [more]


$3,369,066

Jury Awards 40 Year-Old Brooklyn Court Clerk More Than 3.3 Million Dollars After Collision
Plaintiff was the front seat passenger of a vehicle stopped at a red traffic light on 16th Street, at the intersection of Prospect Park West in Brooklyn, New York. While stopped... [more]


$3,125,000

$3,125,000 Awarded to Injured Hotel Employee
Plaintiff was inspecting vacant guest rooms on the hotel's eighth floor when she slipped on debris, which she described as plaster or compound. She claimed that she slipped onto her back and fell down... [more]


$3,100,000

$3,100,000 For a Laborer Who Fell From A Wobbly Ladder Injuring his Lower Back
Plaintiff, a 29 year old resident alien originally from Estonia, was injured while installing a security camera in an elevator of a newly constructed Manhattan hi-rise... [more]


$3,075,000

$3,075,000 Awarded to Union Plumber Injured by Falling Gravel
Plaintiff was a plumber working on a project that involved the construction of a new building on the St. John's University campus in Queens. During the foundation stage... [more]


$3,000,000

Woman Recovers $3,000,000 for Injuries Sustained in Garbage Truck Accident
On November 5, 2009, the Plaintiff, a 78 year-old woman, was operating a motorized scooter in the bicycle lane on Eighth Avenue between Hudson Street and Bleecker... [more]


$3,000,000

Tragic Long Island Collision Results In $3,000,000 Wrongful Death Recovery
This tragic accident took place at the intersection of County Road 83 (hereinafter referred to as "CR 83") and Canal Road in the town of Brookhaven.... [more]


$3,000,000

$3,000,000 Settlement for Man Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident with MTA Bus
On June 9, 2009, the plaintiff, a 48 year-old self-employed barber, was seriously injured in a collision with an MTA bus at the intersection of... [more]


$3,000,000

$3,000,000 For Carpenter That Sustained Wrist and Head Injuries in Ladder Fall
This matter stems from a construction site accident which occurred at the residential cooperative building located at 34 East 30th Street in Manhattan. The Plaintiff... [more]


$3,000,000

$3,000,000 Awarded to Injured Sanitation Worker
NYC Sanitation snow plow struck Plaintiff's vehicle from the rear... [more]


$3,000,000

$3,000,000 for Truck Accident Victim
Plaintiff was traveling north on Flatbush Ave. when, he claimed, Deft. Forrest, driving an 18 wheel tractor trailer south on Flatbush Ave., made a left turn from Flatbush Ave. onto Dean St. Pltf.... [more]


$2,925,000

$2,925,000 Settlement for Man Who Suffered Back Injuries in Motor Vehicle Accident
On July 13, 2009, while driving his vehicle in Queens, the Plaintiff's vehicle was broadsided by a school bus which ran a Stop sign. The Appellate Division... [more]


$2,850,000

Bad Faith Action Yields A $2,850,000 Result For Union Member
On May 3, 2002, a 52 year-old union banquet waiter, was a rear-seat passenger of a taxi that was traveling northbound on First Avenue, near its intersection... [more]


$2,840,000

$2,840,000 for NYPD Employee who was Injured in Car Accident
Neck Injury Required Surgery... [more]


$2,800,000

Pedestrian Accident Victim Prevails in Lawsuit Against New York City
On January 17, 2007, Plaintiff, a now forty-two (42) year old caretaker for the New York City Housing Authority was walking to work and was standing on the northeast... [more]


$2,750,000

Woman injured in trip and fall on uneven sidewalk
On November 6, 2007 the plaintiff, a 39 year old lifelong New York City resident, was walking on the sidewalk in the Bay Plaza Shopping Center in the Bronx when she was caused to lose her balance by a height differential of almost two (2) inches between adjacent sidewalk flags... [more]


$2,750,000

Pedestrian Accident Victim Awarded $2,750,000 for Neck Injuries
Plaintiff, a Bronx resident and mother of two, was walking across a street in Manhattan after leaving her job when she was struck by a van... [more]


$2,750,000

$2,750,000 Awarded to 20-Year-Old Car Accident Victim
Plaintiff was a passenger in a 2 vehicle accident. We procured summary judgment on the issue of liability and the case was to proceed to a damages only trial... [more]


$2,700,000

$2,700,000 Nassau County union worker fall
A Nassau County case for a union roofer who fell from a roof and suffered fractures to his right leg and lower back... [more]


$2,700,000

Union Laborer Awarded $2,700,000 for Ankle Injury Sustained in Fall at Construction Site
At the time of the accident, Plaintiff was working as a laborer for the Cement and Concrete Worker's Union at a construction project at the Hilton Hotel in Manhattan... [more]


$2,650,000

$2,650,000 Awarded to Auto Accident Victim
Pltf. Was traveling westbound on the Belt Pkwy. when the van was struck in the rear by Deft. Vehicle... [more]


$2,600,000

Local 3 Electrician Recovers $2,600,000 in Suit Against Con Edison for Work Related Electrical Injury
On May 19, 2007, Plaintiff, a 37 year-old union electrician, was performing electrical work at the Pfizer building located at 685 Third Ave., New York, New York... [more]


$2,558,000

$2,558,000 Awarded to Family of 32-Year-Old Wrongful Death Victim
32 year old textile worker killed a result of a motor vehicle accident... [more]


$2,550,000

$2,550,000 Awarded to Victims of Trucking Accidents
DWI Leads to Traumatic Brain Injury Suit... [more]


$2,500,000

$2,500,000 for Man Injured in Auto Accident
Plaintiff was injured in a 2 car accident on 10/7/01. Plaintiff complained of back injuries but continued working as a building porter for more than 3 years following the accident. Plaintiff's back... [more]


$2,500,000

$2,500,000 Awarded to Student Injured in Auto Accident
Plaintiff was injured when a vehicle he was a passenger in lost control sustaining a massive impact. The Plaintiff sustained multiple fractures and burns over 40% of his back... [more]


$2,500,000

$2,500,000 for Woman Injured in Truck Accident
Pltf. Claimed that her vehicle was struck by Defendant, a concrete mixing truck as Defendant was attempting to maneuver his truck onto a construction site. Plaintiff claimed that she had the right... [more]


$2,500,000

$2,500,000 Awarded to Woman Hit by a Truck
Plaintiff, who was on her way to work, was walking across Foster Avenue in Brooklyn when she was struck by a large truck, which ran over Plaintiff's right leg. Plaintiff claimed that she was crossing... [more]


$2,450,000

$2,450,000 for Man Injured in Motorcycle Collision
Plaintiff was operating his Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound on 7th Avenue while wearing a toy helmet when the Defendants traveling northbound on 7th Avenue made a left turn at or near the... [more]


$2,400,000

$2,400,000 Awarded to Man Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
On July 30, 2009, the plaintiff, a 39 year-old customer service technician for a satellite dish company, was injured when his vehicle was rear-ended... [more]


$2,325,000

$2,325,000 Awarded to Injured Motorcycle Rider
Plaintiff was a 37 year old motorcycle rider at the time of the accident and was 38 years of age at the time of the settlement... [more]


$2,300,000

$2,300,000 Settlement for Non- Union Laborer
The case involved a laborer working as a flagman at a construction project on West 54th Street in Manhattan. [more]


$2,300,000

$2,300,000 Award For Infant That Suffered An Injury To Large Colon Due To Negligence Of Pediatrician To Result In $18,074,933.08 Payout Over Infant's Lifetime
Defendant Pediatrician failed to diagnose Hirschsprung's disease in then one- year old Infant-Plaintiff that presented with constipation, abdominal distention, diarrhea... [more]


$2,275,000

$2,275,000 Woman injured in a trip and fall on an uneven sidewalk
A 39 year old lifelong New York City resident, was walking on the sidewalk in the Bay Plaza Shopping Center in the Bronx when she was caused to lose her balance by a height differential of almost two (2) inches between adjacent sidewalk flags. [more]


$2,270,000

$2,270,000 Verdict For 51 Year Old Female Brooklyn Car Collision Victim
This Brooklyn Car Collision occurred at the intersection of Nostrand Avenue and Lincoln Place in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn... [more]


$2,250,000

$2,250,000 Settlement Awarded to Window Washer Who Fell From Manhatten Building
Plaintiff was washing the 2nd floor exterior windows of an office building located at 30 West 26th Street in Manhattan... [more]


$2,250,000

$2,250,000 Awarded to Man Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
On September, 22, 2009, the plaintiff, a 62 year-old Corrections Officer, was injured when he was involved in a motor vehicle accident while driving on... [more]


$2,250,000

Construction Worker Recovers $2,250,000 for Lower Back and Knee Injuries
Plaintiff, an undocumented construction worker, was performing cutting and drilling work on a downtown Manhattan high-rise building, which had been gutted and was being... [more]


$2,250,000

Spouse Recovers $2,250,000 on Behalf of Elevator Erector Killed in Construction Accident
On February 21, 2008, the Plaintiff was working for SSB Hoist as an elevator erector/maintainer at the site of a new construction project which was taking place at 459 West 18th Street... [more]


$2,250,000

$2,250,000 Awarded to Employee Injured on the Job
Plaintiff slipped but did not fall on stairs during a delivery of Coca-Cola merchandise to Picholine restaurant. The wheels of the handtruck that Plaintiff was using hit a hose that was carelessly... [more]


$2,250,000

$2,250,000 Awarded to Women Injured at New York Sports Club
Plaintiff was receiving personal training at a Health Club and was stair climbing using a 50 pound weight vest. Plaintiff only weighed 130 pounds at the time of this incident. After completing the... [more]


$2,250,000

$2,250,000 for 68-Year-Old Injured during Back Surgery
The plaintiff then 64 years of age underwent a laminectomy (back surgery). During the course of the procedure, the surgeon's drill pierced a bone in the plaintiff's back and caused nerve damage. The... [more]


$2,225,000

Construction Accident Victim Receives $2,225,000 for Back and Neck Injuries
Plaintiff was working as a local 608 carpenter foreman at a construction project at 750 Lexington Avenue. The project was the demolition and renovation of the 30th and... [more]


$2,200,000

$2,200,000 For Plumber's Assistant Injured In Ladder Fall On Site Of New Construction
At the time of the accident Plaintiff was on an A-frame ladder feeding a vertical heating pipe through a circular cut-out in the floor of a multi-story residential new construction. The ladder became unsteady... [more]


$2,200,000

Scaffold Accident Victim Recovers for Back and Neck Injuries
On June 24, 2008, Plaintiff was working as a non-union laborer for Island Wide Site Development Corporation at a construction project at 9 College Place, Brooklyn, New York. The project was the demolition and... [more]


$2,200,000

$2,200,000 for Sanitation Supervisor Injured on the Job
A 44 year-old male New York City sanitation supervisor was injured in a August 18, 2004 job related accident where he sustained a right femur and tibia fracture requiring an open reduction internal... [more]


$2,150,000

$2,150,000 Settlement for Woman Injured in Nassau County Auto Collision
Plaintiff, a 35 year old African American female, was driving straight when her vehicle collided with another vehicle making a left-turn from the opposite side of the roadway... [more]


$2,150,000

Falling Object Accident Leads to $2,150,000 Recovery for Union Carpenter
The Plaintiff, a 48 year-old union carpenter, was working in a new building under construction at 30 West 18th Street in Manhattan, when an unsecured wooden form... [more]


$2,100,000

$2,100,000 for Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident
Plaintiff was a pedestrian struck (outside of a crosswalk) by a vehicle that left the scene of the accident. The defendant operator claimed that he left the scene of the accident because he was afraid... [more]


$2,056,656

$2,056,656 Awarded by Jury To A Brooklyn High School Teacher Who Was Struck by a City Bus
Plaintiff, a 47 year old public high school English teacher from Brooklyn, was a pedestrian, who was struck by a New York City Transit Authority bus... [more]


$2,025,000

31 Year-Old Cook Recovers Over Two Million Dollars For Trauma-Related Seizure Disorder
On April 5, 2006 at approximately 1:25 p.m., the Plaintiff was stopped at a stop sign on Beach 119th Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard, in Rockaway Park. A collision occurred at the intersection involving vehicles... [more]


$2,005,000

$2,005,000 for Woman Injured in Accident with Ambulance
Plaintiff and her boyfriend were taking a cab home to the Washington Heights in Manhattan. They hailed the cab, driven by defendant Gibbs, near a movie theater on 86th Street and 3rd Avenue. The cab... [more]


$2,000,000

$2,000,000 For A Dietary Aid Who Injured His Back In An Elevator Accident
Plaintiff was injured when the elevator he was riding in jerked, descended rapidly and then came to a sudden stop between floors... [more]


$2,000,000

$2,000,000 Awarded to 19-Year-Old Injured in Car Crash
The Plaintiff a 19 year old female physician's assistant was injured when a vehicle struck her vehicle in the rear. She underwent conservative treatment for a year and a half and then underwent a lumb... [more]


$2,000,000

$2,000,000 Awarded to Security Guard Injured in Car Collision
Plaintiff's vehicle was struck from behind by a vehicle driven by defendant... [more]


$2,000,000

$2,000,000 Awarded to Family of Motor Vehicle Accident Victim
Grieving Family Recovers $2,000,000 for Death Due to Recurrent Icy Condition on Highway... [more]


$2,000,000

Plaintiff Awarded $2,000,000 in Queens Suit For Back Injuries Against The City of New York
On November 8, 2006, the Plaintiff, a 28 year-old woman, was a front seat passenger in a car being driven by her boyfriend at the time. They were proceeding south on 146th Street and... [more]


$1,995,000

$1,995,000 for Truck Driver at Construction Site
Plaintiff claimed that he was injured when he exited an automobile and fell into a hole left after defendant contractor removed a utility pole at a construction site... [more]


$1,975,000

50 Year-Old Man Recovers $1,975,000 for Lower Back Injuries
On April 23, 2007, Plaintiff, a fifty (50) year old salesman for Nabisco, was a back seat passenger in a Lincoln Navigator. As the vehicle approached the intersection of... [more]


$1,950,000

$1,950,000 Settlement for Woman that Suffered Neck and Back Injuries After Falling Down Building Stairs
Plaintiff fell down a flight of stairs due to an ongoing water leak in the roof of the building... [more]


$1,950,000

$1,950,000 Awarded to Man Injured during Surgery
The Plaintiff suffered a stroke during the course of a surgery to remove a tumor which was compressing his optic nerve, resulting in partial paralysis... [more]


$1,941,000

$1,941,000 Awarded to Woman Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
The Plaintiff a then 29 year old homemaker and mother of 2 was involved in a collision when a vehicle made a u-turn in front of her vehicle. There was very minimal property damage done to the... [more]


$1,900,000

$1,900,000 Settlement for Woman Who Suffered Back and Neck Injuries in a Slip and Fall Accident
On August 2, 2010, the Plaintiff slipped and fell at her place of employment while walking down freshly mopped steps. As a result of her fall... [more]


$1,900,000

Elevator Accident Victim Awarded Settlement for Shoulder and Neck Injuries
On February 7, 2008, a 29 year old local 32 BJ Union maintenance worker was working in a commercial building when the building elevator rapidly descended... [more]


$1,850,000

$1,850,000 for a foreman that lost the tips of two fingers while rigging and hoisting a load
Plaintiff, a union laborer, suffered injuries to the tips of two fingers of his non-dominant left hand when his fingers were caught between metal piping while rigging and hoisting a load. At trial... [more]


$1,823,000

$1,823,000 Awarded to Injured Physician
Plaintiff was a 26 year old male medical resident physician on the date of the accident and 30 years old on the date of the verdict... [more]


$1,800,000

$1,800,000 Awarded to Victim of Construction Site Collision
Plaintiffs were struck at a low speed by a construction vehicle while it was reversing. Defendants challenged liability accusing Plaintiff of ignoring the flagman and trying to pass the moving... [more]


$1,800,000

$1,800,000 Awarded after Bad Faith Claim
This action for bad faith settled following a preliminary conference for 1,800,000... [more]


$1,800,000

Settlement Awarded to NYPD Sergeant Injured in Car Accident
The plaintiff, a thirty- nine year old New York City Police Department Sergeant, was on her way to work, driving a 2001 Chevy. As Plaintiff... [more]


$1,750,000

$1,750,000 Settlement For Undocumented Worker In Fall From Ladder And Scaffold
Plaintiff, a spanish speaking 35 year old non-union laborer, was working at a construction project in Astoria, Queens... [more]


$1,750,000

Auto Accident Victim Recovers $1,750,000 for Lower Back Injury
Plaintiff, who was driving her Mitsubishi, was struck in the driver's side by a bus that ran a stop sign. Plaintiff sustained low back injuries. After undergoing physical therapy and a series of lumbar epidural injections ... [more]


$1,750,000

$1,750,000 Awarded to 26-Year-Old Injured in Rear-end Collision
Plaintiff was rear ended while driving her automobile. She sustained injuries to her back which ultimately required surgery. She returned to work shortly after surgery. Notably she had slipped and... [more]


$1,750,000

$1,750,000 Awarded to Carpenter Injured in Car Accident
Plaintiff sustained an exacerbation of a prior back problem which ultimately required back surgery... [more]


$1,725,000

Welder Awarded $ 1,725,000.00 For Injuries Sustained In Ladder Fall
At the time of the accident, Plaintiff was working at a project that consisted of the construction of a twelve story building in the Bronx. As Plaintiff was climbing a ladder to take measurements on top of an elevator shaft, the ladder slipped out from underneath him causing him to fall 10-12 feet... [more]


$1,700,000

$1,700,000 Settlement for a 58 year old Bronx Pedestrian Whose Spine was Injured After Being Struck by a Truck
Plaintiff was a pedestrian, walking to work in the Bronx, when she was struck by a large left turning truck. Plaintiff contended... [more]


$1,700,000

$1,700,000 for Iron Worker Injured in Car Crash
Plaintiff claimed that Defendant driving a vehicle leased from other Defendant passed a downed stop sign and went into the intersection where the vehicles collided. Plaintiff's vehicle struck the... [more]


$1,700,000

$1,700,000 for Iron Worker Injured in Car Crash
Plaintiff claimed that Defendant driving a vehicle leased from other Defendant passed a downed stop sign and went into the intersection where the vehicles collided. Plaintiff's vehicle struck the... [more]


$1,675,000

$1,675,000 For A Tailor From Brooklyn Injured In A Rear End Car Accident
Plaintiff was a rear seat passenger in a car that was struck in the rear by the Defendant van. Plaintiff was granted summary judgment on the issue of... [more]


$1,650,000

$1,650,000 Awarded in Wrongful Death Fire
Block O'Toole & Murphy was retained to represent the plaintiff for her emotional injuries as well as the estate of the deceased after a large, deadly building fire... [more]


$1,650,000

$1,650,000 Awarded to Nurse Injured in Auto Accident
The plaintiff's vehicle was struck by a left turning vehicle. She sustained a fractured wrist which failed to heal properly and required a surgery. She also injured her right knee which likewise... [more]


$1,640,000

$1,640,000 for Taxi Passenger Injured in Crash
Plaintiff was a passenger in a taxi when she was hit in the rear by the Defendant tractor trailer... [more]


$1,600,000

$1,600,000 Awarded to Carpenter Injured in Car Accident
Plaintiff claimed that Defendant driving a vehicle leased from other Defendant failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection, causing the front of his vehicle to strike the drivers side of... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Settlement against the State of New York for Wrongful Death of Man Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident
This wrongful death action against the State of New York arose out of a motor vehicle accident which occurred on December 26, 2004, on the eastbound Grand Central Parkway. Plaintiffs' decedent was driving on the aforesaid roadway when... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 for a Pedestrian Who Injured Their Neck and Shoulder
59 year old pedestrian injured her neck and shoulder after being struck by a City of New York-owned vehicle... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Settlement for Man Who Suffered Back Injuries in Motor Vehicle Accident
On September 19, 2009, the Plaintiff while driving his vehicle in Brooklyn he was rear-ended by the Defendants' vehicle, causing him to sustain back injuries. The Court granted... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Awarded to Teacher Injured in Rear-End Collision
The Plaintiff's vehicle was struck in the rear. There was no discernible property damage to her vehicle. The Plaintiff refused EMS at the scene of the accident. The Plaintiff had a long standing... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Awarded to Victim Injured in Hospital Assault
The Plaintiff was assaulted by an unknown assailant in a building which was open to the public. The plaintiff was stabbed and sustained a fractured hand. Further factual details of this case are... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 for 70-Year-Old Injured in Car Accident
This was head on accident resulting from a cross over on a two lane roadway. Plaintiff was a passenger in the vehicle operated by her husband... [more]


$1,500,000

Plaintiff Recovers $1,500,000 From City for Ankle Injury
On November 21, 2003, Plaintiff twisted her ankle and fell while exiting her school, P.S. 66, during a fire drill. The Plaintiff alleged that the ramp leading from the exit door to the surface... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Settlement Awarded to Women Injured in Queens Auto Accident
Plaintiff, who was walking across the street on her way to a subway station, was struck by a reversing NYPD vehicle that backed into her and caused her to fall to the street. Plaintiff was... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 Settlement for Man Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
On November, 24, 2008, the Plaintiff, a 62 year-old livery cab driver, was injured in a motor vehicle accident on Broadway at the intersection of 133rd Street in New York... [more]


$1,500,000

Union Laborer Recovers for Leg Injuries Sustained in Construction Accident
On May 19, 2008, the Plaintiff was employed by a demolition contractor at 99 Church Street, New York, New York, as a union laborer. On that day, while demolition was... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 for a Bronx Tenant Who Tripped Over a Stair in His Apartment Building
Plaintiff was walking down the stairs in his Bronx apartment building, carrying a bag of garbage to the lobby... [more]


$1,500,000

$1,500,000 For Motorcycle Accident Victim
On Aug. 29, 2005, plaintiff, 37, an asbestos remover, was motorcycling on the southbound side of Division Road, near its intersection... [more]


$1,490,000

$1,490,000 for a Car Accident Victim with Neck and Back Injuries
After shopping at a local grocery store, the Plaintiff was driving his Ford Windstar minivan back to his Brooklyn home, when he was involved in a collision with a school bus. Prior to the collision, the Plaintiff and Defendant vehicles were both traveling along 20th Avenue in Brooklyn, and driving toward each other in opposite directions.... [more]


$1,490,000

Negligence During Physical Therapy Session Results in Aggravation of Longstanding Neck Injuries; Plaintiff Settles Suit for $1,490,000
On July 11, 2005, Plaintiff, now 54 years old, presented to Jacobi Medical Center outpatient physical therapy department, for outpatient physical therapy as a result of a recent right ankle fracture. During the course of... [more]


$1,475,000

$1,475,000 for Mother Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash
Plaintiff and her 8 month old were passengers in a vehicle operated by her husband that made an illegal U-turn in front of a van. The van and the host vehicle collided. Plaintiff sued only the van... [more]


$1,475,000

$1,475,000 for Injured Brooklyn Product Delivery Man
A Brooklyn Product Delivery Man, whose head, neck and shoulder were injured after a piece of equipment was dropped from a roof and struck him....[more]


$1,475,000

$1,475,000 Awarded to Injured Hospital Employee
The case stemmed from a motor vehicle collision that occurred on October 15, 2003 at 9:40a.m. at Rockaway Blvd. and Guy R. Brewer Blvd. in Jamaica, Queens. The Plaintiff was working in an ambulance... [more]


$1,450,000

Brooklyn Art Teacher Recovers $1,450,000 for Injuries Suffered in Collision with Bus
The case stemmed from a two-vehicle collision between a Dodge sedan driven by the Plaintiff and a bus driven and owned by the Defendant... [more]


$1,410,000

$1,410,000 For A Married Couple From Brooklyn Who Injured Their Necks In A Rear-End Motor Vehicle Accident
Plaintiff, a husband and wife, were stopped at a red light when their vehicle was rear-ended by the Defendant van. [more]


$1,400,000

$1,400,000 Awarded to Patient Sexually Assaulted in Hospital
Suit against Hospital sounding in Negligent Security Yields a 1.4 million dollar settlement... [more]


$1,400,000

$1,400,000 for a carpenter that lost the tips of two fingers in a saw blade accident
Plaintiff, a union carpenter, suffered injuries to the middle and ring finger of his left hand while operating a table saw at a Queens construction site. Plaintiff claimed that Defendants violated... [more]


$1,400,000

$1,400,000 For Bus Accident Victim
On March 1, 2002, plaintiff, a 49-year-old unemployed woman, was a passenger of a public bus that was traveling... [more]


$1,350,000

$1,350,000 Settlement for Livery Cab Driver that sustained a neck injury in a rear-end collision.
Plaintiff was working as livery driver at the time of this rear-end collision. Plaintiff claimed he was stopped at a red light on Bedford Avenue where it intersects with Putnam Avenue when suddenly, without warning, he was struck in the rear by a truck. [more]


$1,350,000

$1,350,000 for a day laborer in Rockland County that fell from a roof
Plaintiff was a laborer working on a project that involved replacing the roof of a 2-story commercial building with a slanted shingle roof. While installing new shingle, Plaintiff was working on the... [more]


$1,350,000

Undocumented Construction Worker Recovers $1,350,000 in Finger Amputation Suit
Plaintiff was working on a large project that involved the construction of a high rise apartment building in downtown Manhattan. Plaintiff's company, Groundwater Specialists, Inc., was working on the foundation of the building... [more]


$1,350,000

$1,350,000 for Pedestrian Injured in School Bus Accident
The plaintiff was proceeding across the street in a pedestrian crosswalk with the walk sign in her favor when she was stuck by the defendant school bus which was making a left turn... [more]


$1,350,000

$1,350,000 Awarded to Mechanic Injured on the Job
Plaintiff, a mechanic in the course of his employment was test driving a customer's mini van northbound on the Henry Hudson Highway when the accident occurred. As Plaintiff approached the 72nd Street... [more]


$1,325,000

$1,325,000 for Painter injured when a balcony collapsed
Settlement for a painter injured during construction of a Manhattan apartment building when a balcony collapsed underneath him... [more]


$1,325,000

$1,325,000 for a carpenter that fell off a ladder that was leaning against a wall on top of a scaffold
Plaintiff was a carpenter working on a project that involved the construction of a restaurant in the lobby of a landmark Manhattan hotel. During the project, Plaintiff was instructed to patch a... [more]


$1,300,000

$1,300,000 For a Brooklyn Bicyclist Struck by a Van
$1,300,000 for a Brooklyn bicyclist struck by a van, aggravating prior neck and back injuries... [more]


$1,281,000

$1,281,000 Awarded to Deliveryman Injured in Truck Accident
Plaintiff was a passenger in one of the service's vans, which was traveling eastbound on the Grand Central Pkwy on-ramp to the northbound Whitestone Expwy in Queens, when it was hit by a truck... [more]


$1,260,000

$1,260,000 Awarded to Cleaner Injured in Auto Accident
The plaintiff was involved in 2 separate automobile accident 10 months apart from each other. The lawsuits were brought together due uncertainty as to which accident caused the injuries involved in... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 For Electrician Who Fell From A Ladder
Plaintiff was working as an electrician at a project at a large residential Hamptons property, which involved running communication wires... [more]


$1,250,000

Plaintiff Awarded $1,250,000 Due to Spine Injuries Sustained in Crash
At the time of the accident, Plaintiff was driving a 2006 minivan when she was hit in the rear by Defendant's vehicle.... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 Awarded to 35-Year-Old After Rear-end Accident
The plaintiff's vehicle was rear ended resulting in minimal property damage. The plaintiff ultimately underwent cervical fusion surgery... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 for Bicycle Messenger Injured in SUV Accident
The Plaintiff was struck by an SUV while riding a racing mountain bike at 10:30 p.m. on Broadway and 151st Street. The defendant contended that the Plaintiff went through a red light at the time of... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 for Pedestrian Stuck by a Car
The plaintiff was a pedestrian struck by a car while crossing in a crosswalk. The plaintiff sustained massive orthopedic injuries and required a month and a half of hospitalization and months of... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 Awarded to Women in Misdiagnosis Case
Plaintiff presented to a New York City Hospital with a lump in her breast. After undergoing a mammogram, Plaintiff had a biopsy of the breast, which was read as negative. Approximately nine months... [more]


$1,250,000

$1,250,000 Awarded to Female Injured in Car Accident
After driving her vehicle over a pothole on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn, the Plaintiff suffered a worsening of her pre-existing neck injuries. Plaintiff had undergone extensive medical treatment... [more]


$1,204,087

$1,204,087 for a laborer that lost portions of four toes when a co-worker lowered a blade on his foot during excavation work
Machine Accident Takes Place at Construction Site... [more]


$1,200,000

$1,200,000 Recovery For 53 Old For in Suffolk Country Suit
Plaintiff was operating a 2007 Ford sedan going south bound on Main Street in Port Jefferson. He had a green light as he traveled into the intersection with Sheep Pasture Road. [more]


$1,200,000

Car Accident Victim Recovers $1,200,000 for Worsening of Pre-Existing Condition
The Plaintiff was a woman with a 30 year history of medical treatment for neck and back problems, as well as other disabling conditions. ... [more]


$1,200,000

Settlement Awarded to Auto Accident Victim Who Sustained Neck Injuries
Plaintiff was driving her car and came to a stop for a red traffic light at the intersection of Ditmas Avenue and East 94th Street in Brooklyn. A pick-up truck owned and operated... [more]


$1,200,000

$1,200,000 Awarded to Delivery Man Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash
Plaintiff claimed that on 8/22/95 he was involved in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Morgan Avenue and Grand Street in Brooklyn. He claimed that Deft. 4G's vehicle, leased to Deft... [more]


$1,175,000

$1,175,000 Awarded to Women Injured in Supermarket
Plaintiff was shopping at a supermarket near her home in the Bronx. She was pushing her cart down the middle of an aisle, when suddenly 4-6 gallon jugs of cranberry juice fell down from the display... [more]


$1,150,000

Construction Laborer Recovers $1,150,000 after Saw-Blade Accident
At the time of the accident, the plaintiff, a 47 year-old union laborer, was working for Darcon Construction Inc. at a new construction site for P.S. 237, located at 36 Avenue P in Brooklyn. The plaintiff was injured... [more]


$1,097,000

$1,097,000 for Delivery Man Injured in Tractor Trailer Accident
Plaintiff claimed that his van was struck by defendant's 18 wheel tractor-trailer in the intersection... [more]


$1,065,000

Collision Leads to $1,065,000 Recovery
On February 4, 2008, Plaintiff, a twenty- nine (29) year old teachers' aide, was driving a 1997 minivan on 80th Street in Queens. At the time of the accident the Defendant driving a 2008 Acura, pulled her vehicle... [more]


$1,060,000

$1,060,000 for back injury in a car accident
Plaintiff aggravated a back injury in a motor vehicle accident... [more]


$1,050,000

For A Queens Woman Injured In A Collision With A Truck
Plaintiff was driving her Ford Suburban vehicle in Queens on a Clearview Expressway Exit Ramp, intending to turn right onto Northern Boulevard. The Defendant truck was traveling... [more]


$1,025,000

Multiple Motor Vehicle Accidents Results in Award of $1,025,000 for Injured New York City Service Inspector
Plaintiff was involved in two motor vehicle accidents within a four month period of time. In June 2008 Plaintiff's vehicle was struck by another vehicle that was backing up... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 Settlement for Wife of Pedestrian in Wrongful Death Action
On February 28, 2010, the plaintiff's decedent, a 51 year-old Verizon worker, was struck by defendant's van while crossing Castle Hill Avenue in the Bronx.... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 Settlement Awarded to Car Accident Victim
Plaintiff, who was driving her minivan, was struck in the passenger side by a Chevrolet Suburban vehicle that ran a red traffic light. Plaintiff sustained neck and low back injuries, and underwent a... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 for 19-Year-Old Injured in Car Accident
The plaintiff was a front seatbelted passenger in a car driven by his cousin which lost control, striking a median and then crossing three travel lanes, striking a guard rail and becoming airborne... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 Awarded to Social Worker Injured in Surgery
Plaintiff underwent the removal of an ovary, during the course of the procedure, her ureter was injured causing urinary difficulties... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 for Women Hit by Tractor Trailer
Plaintiff, a 47 year old residential health aid, injured her lumbar spine when her vehicle was hit in the rear by a tractor trailer. She eventually underwent spine surgery, consisting of lumbar... [more]


$1,000,000

$1,000,000 Awarded to 38-Year-Old Injured in Medical Procedure
Plaintiff presented to Methodist Hospital and was diagnosed with kidney stones. After undergoing placement of a J-stent, Plaintiff left the hospital against medical advice. Approximately six months... [more]




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