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.
A recent immigrant from the Dominican Republic was injured when a defectively maintained shower door collapsed on her. Schulman Blitz, LLP sued the building owner. A settlement of $45,000 was reached shortly before trial.
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 »
A schoolteacher who was injured on the job when she slipped and fell due to a water leak in a public school in Brooklyn. Schulman Blitz, LLP sued the City of New York and recovered a favorable settlement for our client.
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 »
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.
Schulman Blitz, LLP settled a case in the middle of a trial for our client who was an executive with an international clothing manufacturer. She was injured when she was struck by a car in midtown Manhattan as she walked to work. During the trial, we reached a settlement of $50,000 with the insurance company… Read more »
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.
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!
A Manhattan man claims that cops who arrested him for disorderly conduct slammed him down on a car hood, repeatedly struck him with a baton and Maced his eyes while he was handcuffed on a Bronx street. And he appears to have cellphone video to prove it. The crude footage of the June 20 incident… Read more »