We were able to obtain a $1.5 million mediated settlement for a 40 year old Long Island man who fell 10 feet from a ladder while performing a repair on a gas station sign.

His lower back injuries ultimately resulted in a lumbar fusion surgery 10 years following his accident. We won summary judgment on the question of liability under §240 of the New York Labor Law in a hotly contested battle which went up the Appellate Division, Second Department.