There is no greater tragedy than for a child to be diagnosed with a life-threatening disease in the dawn of their lives, when they have the whole world before them. And yet thousands of families are forced to live this nightmare every year, with no easy answers.
Block O'Toole & Murphy Partner David L. Scher recently presented at a continuing legal education (CLE) lecture on how to properly frame and plead a Labor Law (construction accident) case. The lecture, titled "Construction Accidents from the Trenches: Strategies to Win Your Labor Law Case," was well-attended by about 100 attorneys and will be purchased by hundreds more when it becomes available.
Earlier this year, partners Jeffrey Block, Daniel O'Toole, and Stephen Murphy were once again honored by the Best Lawyers® list, and this month, all three are featured on the cover of the 2018 New York City Best Lawyers® magazine.
The results are in: for the fifth consecutive year, personal injury law firm Block O'Toole & Murphy dominates the Top Settlements report, as published by the New York Law Journal.
Block O'Toole & Murphy was recently recognized by ALM in a newly-released list of only 50 law firms in the entire United States that achieved the largest total recoveries for plaintiffs over a 12-month period.
We are proud to have been recognized again by 'Super Lawyers', the prestigious attorney rating service that honors the top lawyers and law firms in each area of practice. This year, 9 of our lawyers - well over half of the firm - were chosen as 'Super Lawyers'. Those selected for the 2016 honor were: