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RECENT VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS IN NEW YORK

Marvin A. Cooper, P.C. is know 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 Wetchester, the Bronx, New York, Rockland, Kings, Queens and Putnam Counties.

RECENT VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS IN NEW YORK

$2,005,000.00 – Settlement for a construction worker who was injured on a construction site for a failure to provide adequate safety equipment resulting in fall off of a roof.  Construction worker sustained fractured hip, pelvis, sacrum and bladder injuries.  (Rockland County)

$310,000.00 – Settlement for 80 year old pedestrian struck by Uber driver who sustained torn rotator cuff requiring surgery. (Westchester County)

$300,000.00 – Settlement of full policy limits for injuries sustained by driver hit in the rear by another vehicle resulting in lumbar fusion. (Westchester County)

$225,000.00 – Settlement for student exposed to mold in college dorm room causing respiratory issues. (New York State)

$1,500,000.00 – Medical malpractice settlement for woman who sustained perforated bowel during Cesarean section. (New York County)

$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 by stander resulting in injuries. (Bronx County)

$1,450,000.00 – Medical Malpractice settlement for 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 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. 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 explosion within rental home due to improper maintenance of home resulting in injuries and wrongful death. (Westchester County)

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

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

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

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

$700,000.00 – Settlement for injuries resulting from a pedestrian being struck by car causing a comminuted right femoral shaft fracture requiring surgical insertion of 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 drive way of a deli resulting in fractured ankle. (Kings County)

$250,000.00 – Mediated settlement resulting from automobile collision in which passenger sustained injuries including fractured nasal bone and scarring on 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. Driver sustained lumbar spine compression fractures at L1, L2 & L3 and patellar tendon rupture of knee. (Westchester County)

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

$125,000.00 – Settlement for infant against 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 trail of 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 posterior horn of medial meniscus. (Bronx County)

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

$200,000.00 – Settlement for fully policy limits for wrong-way highway collision resu;ting in the wrongful death of the innocent driver. (Westchester County)

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

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Wishing you safety and good health.

William H. Cooper, Esq.