|THE LAW FIRM OF
GINSBERG & WOLF, P.C.
Attorneys & Counselors at Law
|A DISTINGUISHED LAW FIRM WITH A RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE AND HISTORY OF SUCCESS
$3.2 million verdict for the death of a 38 year
old driver in a one car collision due to a
defectively designed highway. Zawacki v.
$1.1 million verdict for a 35 year old woman in
an automobile accident who developed
torticollis, a condition that requires her to
hold her head rigidly to alleviate pain.
Kavourakis v. Diner Corp.
$1 million verdict for a lumbar disc herniation.
Lifshits v. Variety.
CONTSTRUCTION & BUILDING
$6 million verdict for a man trapped in a
building during fire due to a malfunctioning
elevator. Wise v. Helmsey Spear.
$2 million verdict for a 22 year old roofer who
fell through a hole covered with a loose plank
at a construction site, causing an L-2 fracture
$1.5 million recovery for death of a 40 year
old construction worker due to inadequate
protective barriers at construction site.
$1.95 million recovery for death of a 51 year
old ironworker who fell at a construction site.
$1.02 million inclusive of interest, verdict for
an electrician who fell from a ladder and
sustained a fractured humerus and nerve
DEFECTIVE CONSUMER PRODUCTS
$2.15 million and $1.15 million recoveries for
two women who suffered systemic illness
following the ingestion of an over-the-counter
drug, with millions more recovered for 23
other injured plainitffs.
$237,000 recovery for damage to
contractor's business reputation slandered
on the internet-based "My-Space" website.
$950,000 settlement for negligent failure to
perform a hysterectomy on mother with
placenta accreta undergoing c-section.
SLIP & FALL/PREMISES LIABILITY
$1million recover for elderly man that slips
and falls on an icy sidewalk.
POLICE BRUTALITY/GOVERNMENT LIABILITY
$7.2 million verdict. for paraplegia of a 49
year old man with a psychiatric disorder who
was shot by a city police officer. Carter v. The
City of New York.
$3.28 million verdict for a 46 year old
passenger at Penn Station (earning $14k per
year) was killed when railroad police kicked
him in the abdomen while arresting
him.McGALE v METRO TRANSIT AUTH.
$1.6 million verdict for a 36 year old man
beaten in jail by another inmate.
$1.28 million verdict against New York City
Police Department for excessive force during
arrest. Click Here to Read More.
|PERSONAL INJURY LAW
|Our success in the area
of personal injury law
has earned our
attorneys recognition by
recognized institutions &
New York Area’s
Top Attorneys 2011
Who's Who in
New York Trial
|RECENT LAW FIRM NEWS
$ 1,000,000 RECOVERY FOR ELDERLY MAN THAT SLIPS AND FALLS ON AN ICY
SIDEWALK SUSTAINING LEG FRACTURE REQUIRING INTERNAL FIXATION
$ 950,000 RECOVERY FOR NEGLIGENT FAILURE TO PERFORM HYSTERECTOMY
ON MOTHER WITH PLACENTA ACCRETA UNDERGOING C-SECTION. Case Result
Published in the New York Jury Verdict Review & Anlaysis, Volume 26, Issue 11.
$ 700,000 RECOVERY DURING TRIAL FOR 52 YEAR OLD MAN STRUCK BY
INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT & SUSTAINING MULTIPLE LEG FRACTURES.
$ 395,000 RECOVERY FOR 91 YEAR OLD WOMAN SUSTAINING HIP FRACTURE
DUE TO IMPROPERLY INSTALLED WINDOW FRAME
$ 237,000 RECOVERY IN LIBEL & SLANDER ACTION RESULTING IN DAMAGE TO
REPUTATION AND BUSINESS OF CONTRACTOR
$ 175,000 RECOVERY (TOTAL) DURING TRIAL FOR MOTHER & DAUGHTER
STRUCK BY LEFT TURN DEFENDANT SUSTAINING LEG FRACTURE(S). Case Result
Published in the New York Jury Verdict Review & Anlaysis, Volume 27, Issue 12.
$150,000 RECOVERY FOR SLIP & FALL RESULTING IN LEG FRACTURE