$190,000 Settlement for injury due to Collapsing Roadway

Our client was driving his car in Queens on his way home from work, when suddenly the roadway beneath his vehicle collapsed, causing his vehicle to fall into a massive sinkhole. The undermined roadway was adjacent to an open trench where the City of New York and its contractor were performing construction work to remove… Read more »

$315,000 Settlement for Injury due to Inattentive Bus Driver

Our client was on a MTA bus in the Bronx on her way to work.  As she was exiting the bus, the bus driver activated the mechanism that converts the bus’s steps to a wheelchair ramp without realizing that our client was standing on the steps.  Our client’s foot was crushed as it got caught… Read more »

$375,000 Settlement for Construction Site injury

     Our client, a home healthcare aide, was taking care of his home-bound patient in the patient’s home in Brooklyn.  His patient asked him to go to the local pharmacy to pick up a prescription. Our client left his patient’s home and was riding his bicycle toward the pharmacy when his bicycle struck construction… Read more »

$925,000 Settlement for Truck Collision Case

Our client was a hard working mother and grandmother when a motor vehicle collision in August 2015 changed her life forever.  On the day of the crash, our client was employed as an ambulette driver. While driving her ambulette along Linden Boulevard in Brooklyn, our client’s vehicle was struck in the rear by a truck…. Read more »

$2.6 million Settlement for Ceiling Collapse Case

On a Sunday afternoon in December 2013, our client was sitting on the sofa in the living room of his mother-in-law’s apartment after having spent the morning in church with his family. While the family was gathered in the living room, two huge concrete chunks of the ceiling collapsed, landing directly on his head and… Read more »

Text Message from Satisfied Former Client

We thought we would share a text message recently received from a former client of ours. After Fred Schulman, Esq. settled our client’s case for $925,000 (click here to read about settlement), we received a text message that is copied below. Messages like this from former clients are special and really appreciated. We work hard to… Read more »

Schulman Blitz, LLP Welcomes New Associate Jeffrey Liu, Esq.

We welcome new associate Jeffrey Liu, Esq. to the Schulman Blitz, LLP team. Jeffrey began his tenure with Schulman Blitz, LLP as an intern in the summer of 2014, and has now come back as a full time associate. Prior to re-joining Schulman Blitz, LLP, Jeff was as an attorney for the City of New York in their Office of Emergency… Read more »

Justin Blitz Lectures Live On Web on March 13, 2018

On March 13, 2018, join attorney Justin Blitz, Esq. as he will be continuing his highly acclaimed lecture series live on the web and discuss the “Effective Use Of Depositions in a Personal Injury Trial.” In this live lecture, Mr. Blitz will be discussing issues related to taking and defending depositions in personal injury cases.  Over ten thousand… Read more »