Top 50 Verdicts in Connecticut in 2016

Top 50 Verdicts in Connecticut in 2016We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 plaintiff and cross-claimant jury verdicts obtained in the State of Connecticut in the year 2016. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

For firms that have made the list and would like to signify its achievement on its website or in other marketing materials, TopVerdict.com has issued a special electronic badge that is available for purchase here.

If you are the attorney who obtained one of the 50 verdicts on this list, you can display a separate, personalized badge on your bio page to showcase your victory and potentially generate more business for your firm. You can buy your personalized attorney badge here. You can also obtain a personalized plaque to display in your office.

Important: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another verdict should be on this list, please contact us today.

1
Amount: $27,500,000.00
Attorneys: David S. Golub, Jonathan M. Levine, Marilyn J. Ramos of Silver Golub & Teitell
Case: Barbara Izzarelli v. R.J. Reynolds
Type: Personal Injury; Tobacco; Product Liability
2
Amount: $12,032,500.00
Attorneys: Joshua Koskoff of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder PC
Case: Estate of Jarecki v. Florio APRN
Type: Wrongful Death; Nurse Malpractice
3
Amount: $10,000,000.00
Attorneys: Betsy A. Ingraham, Victoria de Toledo of Casper & de Toledo LLC
Case: Chetan Vaid, et al. v. Equinox Greenwich Old Track Road Inc., et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Personal Training Negligence
4
Amount: $5,270,000.00
Attorneys: Frank McCoy Jr. of McCoy & McCoy
Case: Wasilewski v. Abel Womack Inc.
Type: Personal Injury; Forklift Accident; Product Liability
5
Amount: $4,200,000.00
Attorneys: James D. Horwitz of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder PC
Case: Georges PPA, et al. v. OB-GYN Services PC, et al.
Type: Birth Injury; Medical Malpractice
6
Amount: $3,392,074.00
Attorneys: Lewis H. Chimes of Law Office of Lewis Chimes LLC; Paul Thomas of Duffy Law, LLC
Case: Bakhit v. Safety Marking Inc., et al.
Type: Race Discrimination; Workplace Negligence
7
Amount: $2,890,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin C. Ferry, Monique S. Foley of Law Office of Kevin C. Ferry
Case: Cyr v. Weber
Type: Personal Injury; Truck Accident; Pedestrian Accident
8
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: John R. Williams, Rose Longo McLean of John R. Williams and Associates, LLC
Case: Jennings v. Town of Stratford
Type: Age Discrimination
9
Amount: $2,247,709.00
Attorneys: John J. LaCava of John J. LaCava, LLC
Case: Estate of Larriviere v. Carias, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Trip and Fall; Premises Liability
10
Amount: $1,835,000.00
Attorneys: Mark F. Griffin, Michael A. D'Amico, Thomas P. Pettinicchi of D'Amico, Griffin & Pettinicchi LLC; Karen L. Dowd of Horton, Shields & Knox, PC
Case: Estate of DeMond, et al. v. Project Service LLC, etc.
Type: Wrongful Death; Car Accident; Negligent Supervision
11
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Ralph J. Monaco, Victoria S. Mueller of Conway, Londregan, Sheehan & Monaco, PC
Case: Simonds v. Women's Health Connecticut Inc., et al.
Type: Personal Injury; OB-GYN; Medical Malpractice
12
Amount: $1,785,369.00
Attorneys: Lenny Isaac of IsaacMaki, LLC
Case: Shook v. Eastern Connecticut Health Network Inc., et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
13
Amount: $1,600,000.00
Attorneys: Betsy A. Ingraham, Benjamin H. Pomerantz of Casper & de Toledo LLC
Case: Roberts v. Reenergy Sterling LLC, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Work Accident
14
Amount: $1,525,000.00
Attorneys: Bruce J. Corrigan, Jr. of Law Offices of Bruce J. Corrigan, Jr.
Case: Estate of Cisneros v. Team Stamford L.L.C Domino's Pizza
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident; Workplace Negligence
15
Amount: $1,250,002.00
Attorneys: Christopher L. Jefford of Bonner Kiernan Trebach & Crociata LLP
Case: Essex Insurance Co. v. William Kramer & Associates
Type: Insurance; Professional Malpractice
16
Amount: $1,200,000.00
Attorneys: Paul Slager of Silver Golub & Teitell
Case: Erin Kramer v. Samuel Markind MD, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Delayed Diagnosis; Medical Malpractice
17
Amount: $878,000.00
Attorneys: Stewart M. Casper, Carolyn Naylor Flynn of Casper & de Toledo LLC
Case: An v. Hekal
Type: Personal Injury; Car v. Pedestrian Accident
18
Amount: $792,276.00
Attorneys: Eric J. Stockman of Neubert, Pepe & Monteith PC
Case: Stash v. E&K Best Foods LLC, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident; Negligent Supervision
19
Amount: $521,136.00
Attorneys: Daniel Green, Patrick W. Begos of Begos, Brown & Green LLP
Case: Conn v. Wavecrest Properties LLC, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract
20
Amount: $520,000.00
Attorneys: Raymond J. Rigat of The Rigat Law Firm
Case: Outlaw vs. City of Harford, et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation; Excessive Force; Law Enforcement
21
Amount: $495,886.00
Attorneys: Michael C. Jainchill of Riscassi & Davis PC
Case: West v. C. Ross, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
22
Amount: $495,735.00
Attorneys: Timothy P. Pothin of Faxon Law Group
Case: Hunt v. Specialists in Women's Healthcare, P.C., et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Delayed Diagnosis; Medical Malpractice
23
Amount: $450,000.00
Attorneys: Charles J. Riether of Law Offices of Charles J. Riether
Case: Walsh v. Colonial Manor Apartments
Type: Personal Injury; Slip and Fall; Premises Liability
24
Amount: $416,209.00
Attorneys: Glenn L. Formica of Formica Williams P.C.; Salvatore A. Maresca, Jr. of Antignani & Maresca, P.C.
Case: Hoffman v. City of Bridgeport
Type: Personal Injury; Trip and Fall; Premises Liability
25
Amount: $343,168.00
Attorneys: Brian M. Flood of The Flood Law Firm, LLC
Case: Caracoglia v. Peerless Insurance Company
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident; Underinsured Motorist
26
Amount: $333,942.00
Attorneys: Christopher Cramer of Trantolo & Trantolo, LLC
Case: Robert Dion v. Andrew Hindle, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Motorcycle Accident
27
Amount: $330,277.00
Attorneys: Laurence V. Parnoff of Laurence V. Parnoff, P.C.
Case: Pettengill v. Fireman's Fund Ins. Co.
Type: Property Damage; Breach of Contract
28
Amount: $301,587.00
Attorneys: Elise A. Wilkinson of Daly Weihing & Bochanis
Case: Altieri v. Shannon
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
29
Amount: $246,009.00
Attorneys: Carolyn Naylor Flynn of Casper & de Toledo LLC
Case: Luneburg v. Fireman's Fund Insurance Co., et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
30
Amount: $241,568.00
Attorneys: Keith J. Currier of Law Offices of Mark E. Salomone & Morelli
Case: Oliver v. City of Waterbury, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Work Accident
31
Amount: $233,227.00
Attorneys: Andrew W. Krevolin of Rogin Nassau LLC
Case: Vaca v. C. Crane, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
32
Amount: $230,769.00
Attorneys: Matthew S. Hirsch of Law Offices of Matthew S. Hirsch LLC
Case: O'Rourke v. Voulgaris, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Slip and Fall; Premises Liability
33
Amount: $206,953.00
Attorneys: Lawrence J. Price of Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP
Case: Scott v. Donovan
Type: Personal Injury; Dangerous Condition; Premises Liability
34
Amount: $202,000.00
Attorneys: Jon L. Schoenhorn of Jon L. Schoenhorn & Associates, LLC
Case: Glen Harris v. John Michael O'hare, et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation; Illegal Search; Excessive Force
35
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: John F. Wynne, Jr. of Buckley Wynne & Parese
Case: Addazio v. Congress Rotisserie Inc.
Type: Personal Injury; Slip and Fall; Workplace Negligence
36
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Tani E. Sapirstein of Sapirstein & Sapirstein, P.C.
Case: Maccluskey v. University of Connecticut Health Center
Type: Sexual Harassment; Workplace Negligence
37
Amount: $197,135.00
Attorneys: Nicole A. Levine of De Lucia & Levine
Case: Tracey Mason v. Jessica Sazo, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
38
Amount: $175,000.00
Attorneys: J. Craig Smith of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder PC
Case: Clarke v. Metro N. Commuter R.R. Co.
Type: Personal Injury; Train Accident
39
Amount: $174,751.00
Attorneys: Mark D. Phillips of Law Office of Mark D. Phillips
Case: Rios v. Tsujimura, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
40
Amount: $168,309.00
Attorneys: Brendan J. Keefe of Lynch, Traub, Keefe & Errante
Case: Esther Fisser-Bauman v. Frank Palumbo , et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
41
Amount: $166,299.00
Attorneys: Kevin P. Walsh of Williams, Walsh & O'Connor, LLC
Case: Moccia v. Krakowski
Type: Personal Injury; Failure to Warn; Premises Liability
42
Amount: $161,187.00
Attorneys: Jon A. August of Miller, Rosnick, D'Amico, August & Butler, P.C.
Case: Imartino v. Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Co.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident; Underinsured Motorist
43
Amount: $148,961.00
Attorneys: Dennis A. Bradley of Bradley, Denkovich & Karayiannis, P.C.; John Ribas of Goldman Gruder & Woods, LLC
Case: Davis v. Jones
Type: Breach of Contract
44
Amount: $147,672.00
Attorneys: Emily C. Ralabate of Rodie & Connolly, P.C.
Case: Best v. Reynolds, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
45
Amount: $136,410.00
Attorneys: Keith V. Trantolo, Peter J. Brown of Trantolo & Trantolo, LLC
Case: Cavallaro v. Fay
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
46
Amount: $118,318.00
Attorneys: Lawrence C. Sgrignari of Gesmonde, Pietrosimone & Sgrignari, LLC
Case: K.G., Pro Ami v. Nylen
Type: Personal Injury; Dog Bite
47
Amount: $111,734.00
Attorneys: Eric A. Polinsky of Polinsky Law Group L.L.C
Case: Mohamoud v. Daleb
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
48
Amount: $106,092.00
Attorneys: Robert G. Golger of Quatrella & Rizio, LLC
Case: Booth v. Rojas, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
49
Amount: $105,265.00
Attorneys: Ryan M. Henry of Guendelsberger Law Offices, LLP
Case: Mongan v. Smethurst
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
50
Amount: $104,000.00
Attorneys: Paul J. Ganim of Ganim Legal, P.C.
Case: Ortigoza v. Stewart Amusement Company, Inc.
Type: Personal Injury; Trip and Fall; Premises Liability

Our Clients

Weitz & Luxenberg Waters Kraus Paul Foran Glennon Silver Golub North Deutsch Shegerian Davidson Bowie Freedman Boyd Lewis Rice Romano Schlesinger