$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!

Blitz to Handle Case of Brutal Police Attack Caught on Tape

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 »

‘Brutal’ Police on Video

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 »

Girl’s HS Nightmare

A 13-year-old Staten Island honors student who was sexually assaulted at her high school had insult added to devastating emotional injuries when officials kept the classmate suspected of the attack in school – and later put the pair in the same summer class, the girl’s outraged mom told The Post. If that weren’t bad enough,… Read more »