$125,000 Settlement for Woman Who Slips and Falls on Ice

Schulman Blitz, LLP settled a case for $125,000 for our client who slipped and fell on ice in the parking lot of a major retail store.  Our client sustained a bad injury to her leg which required surgery.  The case was venued in Supreme Court, Putnam County.

Liability Verdict Results In $150,000 Settlement

Schulman Blitz, LLP settled a case against the City of New York for $150,000 for our client who was injured by a city employee who was driving a City vehicle and hit our client as he was crossing the street. The City’s defense was that the driver of the vehicle was not employed by the… Read more »

$75,000 for taxi passenger injured when cab hit median

Schulman Blitz, LLP represented a man who had just landed and JFK airport from Singapore and was in a taxi cab on the way to Manhattan when the cab stuck the median on the Van Wyck Expressway.  Our client fractured his leg.  A settlement of $75,000 was reached with the taxi cab’s insurance company before… Read more »

Couple injured when trapped in burning building

A husband and wife who were trapped in a burning building in upper Manhattan.  They suffered carbon monoxide poisoning and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Schulman Blitz, LLP procured a substantial settlement for them at a mediation with the insurance companies for the defendants.

Retired grandmother seriously injured on defective sidewalk

A retired bookkeeper and grandmother from the Bronx was seriously injured when she tripped and fell on a defective sidewalk.  Her injuries were extensive and she required surgery followed by a month in a rehabilitation facility.  Schulman Blitz, LLP sued the owner of the adjoining apartment building and procured a favorable settlement for our client.

New York woman injured in Las Vegas hotel on a faulty elevator

A New York woman on vacation in Las Vegas was injured due to a faulty elevator at a hotel and required multiple surgeries on her knees.  Following our client’s deposition, Schulman Blitz, LLP was able to negotiate a very favorable settlement!