Below you will find a collection of short recaps of the personal injury case results I have achieved on behalf of my clients. I am grateful to have had the opportunity to help these folks get fair and just compensation for their injuries, and to get their lives back on track. If you’ve been injured, I invite you to contact me anytime for a free consultation.


$1.5 Million Mediated Settlement for Back Injuries

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.

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$1 Million Settlement for Injuries Caused by Rear End Collision

We obtained a $1 million settlement at Trial for a 57 year old Queens teacher who was rear ended while stopped for traffic on her way home from work. Our client eventually underwent a 2 level cervical fusion surgery and was unable to work for 9 months following the incident. We won summary judgment on the issue of liability before taking depositions which strengthened our position early in the case. We also hired an economist to help establish a claim for future lost earnings, based on the claim that our client would be forced into early retirement.

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$825,000 Settlement for Workplace Accident Injuries

We helped secure a $825,000.00 mediated settlement for a 32 year old New York City electrician who fell from a ladder while installing BX cable in the ceiling of a newly renovated office in a Manhattan high-rise. Our client was caused a significant neck injury including several herniated discs and will require pain management for the rest of his life. He was ultimately diagnosed with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) Syndrome, or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), which is a chronic condition characterized by severe burning pain, most often affecting one of the extremities (arms, legs, hands, or feet).

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$400,000 Settlement for Injuries Caused by Fall Down Stairs

Our law firm helped secure a $400,000.00 settlement for a 43 year old Brooklyn man who fell down a set of stairs after stepping into a trap door inside of a Brooklyn bodega. This terrible fall resulted in various injuries to his knee, wrist, neck and back. After going through extensive treatment our client was forced to have an arthroscopic knee surgery to repair torn ligaments.

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$400,000 Settlement for Injuries Cause by Auto Accident

Our firm helped obtain a $400,000.00 settlement for a 50 year old NYC Department of Education security guard who was injured in a two-car accident when a young driver made a U-turn into her car. She sustained a serious neck injury and decided to have a cervical fusion surgery after many years of conservative treatment proved unsuccessful.

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$350,000 Settlement for Injuries Caused by Rear End Collision

We achieved a $350,000.00 mediated settlement for a 48 year old Brooklyn bus driver who was rear ended by a private ambulette. There was minimal damage caused to the vehicles. Despite the defendants’ claim that our client could not have been hurt in such a low impact accident, we were able to prove that my client’s shoulder and foot injuries were related. She underwent arthroscopic surgery to her shoulder and foot and we settled the case on the eve of trial.

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$300,000 Arbitration Award for Injuries Caused by Auto Collision

We helped obtain a $300,000.00 arbitration award for a 56 year old Queens woman who was injured when another driver failed to stop at a stop sign and struck her car. Our client, a Certified Nursing Assistant, was pursuing a nursing degree in night school at the time of the accident and was not able to continue as a result. The accident resulted in significant injuries including a fractured knee along with surgeries to her knee and shoulder. The matter was arbitrated and our client received the maximum possible award under the applicable insurance limits.

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$294,780.92 Arbitration Award for Slip and Fall Injuries

We helped secure a $294,780.92 arbitration award for a 42 year old Long Island house wife who was caused to slip and fall in the bathroom of her rented apartment. O ur client had a significant fracture of her foot resulting in a complex surgery with the implantation of hardware. This was a sharply disputed claim where the defendants denied responsibility every step of the way. In the end, we were able to discredit the defendant owner of the property because the apartment he was renting was illegal and not properly permitted. As a result, we were able to prove liability and obtain a just award for our client.

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$275,000 Settlement for Injuries Caused by Dangerous Curb

$275,000.00 Mediated Settlement for a 47 year old FDNY EMT who was injured when he stepped onto a broken and dangerous curb while exiting an ambulance near the firehouse. He sustained a fractured ankle that ultimately required surgery many years following the injury. The case was brought against a road work contractor who we argued created the problem.

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