$3,500,000 for Car Accident Victim who Suffered Back and Knee Injuries

DATE OF VERDICT
2004-09-07

COURT AND COUNTY
Supreme Bronx

AGE AND OCCUPATION OF PLAINTIFF
52 year old Day Care Director at the time of the accident.

DESCRIPTION OF CASE
Plaintiff's vehicle was struck on the driver side by defendants' vehicle.

INJURIES/DAMAGES
Plaintiff sustained disc herniations at the C3/4, C6/7 level and L5-S1 level, as well as Grade III and Grade IV chondromalacia and multiple tears of the menisci of the left knee. Plaintiff underwent left knee arthroscopy, meniscectomy and chondroplasty for the Grade III and Grade IV chondromalacia found intra-operatively. Plaintiff then underwent a L5-S1 laminotomy/facetectomy, discectomy and fusion in April of 2004.

VERDICT/SETTLEMENT AMOUNT
$3,500,000

NOTE
This case was handled by Jeffrey A. Block