Verdicts & Settlements

Recent Verdicts & Settlements in New York

Marvin A. Cooper, P.C. is known for obtaining the largest possible compensation for our clients. For more than sixty (60+) years, our firm has obtained the largest possible results for our very satisfied clients in Westchester, the Bronx, New York, Rockland, Kings, Queens and Putnam Counties.


$6,000,000.00 - Settlement for forty-two-year-old man rendered a tri-pelagic when wrongfully shot by police in pursuit of a suspect. Police opened fire and struck innocent bystander resulting in injuries. (Bronx County)

$1,450,000.00 - Medical Malpractice settlement for an infant who was caused to undergo multiple surgical procedures and multiple hospitalizations, including an appendectomy, exploratory laparoscopy, laparotomy, bowel resection and colostomy. (Rockland County)

$9,000,000.00 - Settlement for a man severely injured while inside of a tank that exploded in extensive burns requiring multiple surgeries and amputation of his dominant hand. (Westchester County)

$1,725,000.00 - Verdict for the wrongful death of a 13-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a drunk driver. The bar which served alcohol to the driver was to be legally at fault for improperly serving alcohol to the drunk driver. (Putnam County)

$1,600,000.00 - Settlement for a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle that jumped a curb causing injuries including femur fracture, drop foot, and multiple surgeries. (Bronx County)

$2,300,000.00 - Verdict for hospital negligence when an infant was burned while in the care of the hospital resulting in 3rd degree burns to the child's foot and auto-amputation of multiple toes. (Westchester County)

$2,400,000.00 - Mediated settlement for the wrongful death of a bus driver caused by a tractor-trailer crossing over medium and striking bus head-on. (New York County)

$525,000.00 - Mediated settlement for injuries sustained by a passenger in a vehicle resulting from a bar improperly serving alcohol to an intoxicated patron who then drove his vehicle drunk. The passenger sustained multiple fractures to sternum and spine. (Westchester County)

$420,000.00 - Mediated settlement for wrongful death of a 16-year-old pedestrian struck by a tractor-trailer while in the crosswalk. (Bronx County)

$937,500.00 - Mediated settlement for wrongful death of a 57-year-old woman resulting from tire assembly dismounting from tractor-trailer and landing on a car causing injuries and death. (Westchester County)

$970,000.00 - Settlement for injuries caused by an explosion within rental home due to improper maintenance of home resulting in injuries and wrongful death. (Westchester County)

$400,000.00 - Settlement for an 83-year-old pedestrian struck by a car resulting in fractured arm, pelvis, and ribs. (Westchester County)

$200,000.00 - Settlement for the victim of a shooting at a bar/restaurant due to inadequate supervising of mental detectors resulting in a gunshot wound to the back, a hemothorax, and a fractured rib. (Bronx County)

$380,000.00 - Medical malpractice settlement for perforation of the bowel during laparoscopic abdominal exploratory surgery. (Westchester County)

$115,000.00 - Settlement with building management for failure to adequately repair the interior of apartment resulting in a fractured arm. (Bronx County)

$700,000.00 - Settlement for injuries resulting from a pedestrian being struck by a car causing a comminuted right femoral shaft fracture requiring surgical insertion of the rod. (New York County)

$130,000.00 - Settlement against climbing gym which improperly placed mats resulting in gaps on landing area for climbers causing a fractured ankle. (Kings County)

$142,500.00 - Mediated settlement for slip and fall on an icy driveway of a deli resulting in a fractured ankle. (Kings County)

$250,000.00 - Mediated settlement resulting from an automobile collision in which passenger sustained injuries including fractured nasal bone and scarring on the chest. (Bronx County)

$800,000.00 - Mediated settlement for injuries sustained when tractor-trailer company failed to adequately affix the "fifth wheel" connecting the tractor to the trailer. The driver sustained lumbar spine compression fractures at L1, L2 & L3 and patellar tendon rupture of the knee. (Westchester County)

$107,500.00 - Settlement for slip and fall on snow and ice resulting from a broken drain pipe on a driveway of local business causing a fractured ankle. (Westchester County)

$125,000.00 - Settlement for infant against the municipal school district that failed to adequately supervise a child resulting in injuries to the child including a fractured elbow. (Westchester County)

$300,000.00 - Settlement for wrongful death during an apartment fire due to building's fire to adequately mark the exit. (New York County)

$300,000.00 - Settlement during the trial of a medical malpractice case against the doctor who operated on the wrong eye of a patient to repair a strabismus. (New York County)

$850,000.00 - Settlement of automobile collision case resulting in RSD (reflex sympathetic dystrophy) of left lower extremity and tear to the posterior horn of medial meniscus. (Bronx County)

$500,000.00 - Mediated settlement against a nursing home that failed to adequately care for pressure/bed sores (decubitus ulcers) in the lower back region. (New York County)

$200,000.00 - Settlement for full policy limits for wrong-way highway collision resulting in the wrongful death of the innocent driver. (Westchester County)

$400,000.00 - Mediated settlement for the passenger in a van who fractured his tibial plateau resulting in surgery. (Queens County)