Top 20 Verdicts in New York in 2013

Top 20 Verdicts in New York in 2013We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 plaintiff's verdicts obtained in the State of New York in the year 2013. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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1
Amount: $190,000,000
Attorneys: Adam Cooper of Weitz & Luxenberg
Case: Assenzio v. A.O. Smith Water Products Co.
Type: Personal Injury; Product Liability; Asbestos; Workplace Safety
2
Amount: $162,300,000
Attorneys: William Isaacson of Boies, Schiller & Flexner ; James Southwick of Susman Godfrey
Case: In Re Vitamin C Antitrust Litigation
Type: Antitrust
3
Amount: $130,000,000
Attorneys: Thornas Moore of Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
Case: Reilly v. Ninia
Type: Personal Injury; Medical Malpractice
4
Amount: $38,289,576
Attorneys: Stephen Stern of The Law Offices of Stephen R. Stern
Case: Leser v. U.S. Bank N.A.
Type: Breach of Contract
5
Amount: $35,000,000
Attorneys: Adam Cooper of Weitz & Luxenberg
Case: Peraica v. A.O. Smith Water Products Co.
Type: Personal Injury; Product Liability; Asbestos
6
Amount: $31,000,000
Attorneys: Jonathan Shramko of Law Offices of Jonathan D. Shramko ; Paul Dansker of Dansker & Aspromonte Associates
Case: Andino v. Mills
Type: Personal Injury; Motor Vehicle Accident
7
Amount: $30,200,000
Attorneys: Ian DiBernardo of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
Case: Tomita Technologies USA v. Nintendo Co. Ltd.
Type: Intellectual Property
8
Amount: $24,813,260
Attorneys: Thornas Moore of Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
Case: Sence v. Atoynatan
Type: Personal Injury; Medical Malpractice
9
Amount: $20,026,366
Attorneys: Alan Shapey of Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman, PC
Case: Bajramaj v. Ciminello Industrial Property Associates, LLC, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Workplace Safety
10
Amount: $20,000,000
Attorneys: Jeremy Hellman of Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffra
Case: Reyes v. Children's Rescue Fund
Type: Personal Injury; Premises Liability
11
Amount: $14,797,889
Attorneys: Arthur Wentlandt of Mackenzie Hughes LLP
Case: Estate of Rhoades v. State of New York
Type: Wrongful Death; Personal Injury; Premises Liability; Motor Vehicle Accident
12
Amount: $14,160,732
Attorneys: James Duffy of Duffy & Duffy, Esqs.
Case: Benjamin v. Shapiro
Type: Personal Injury; Medical Malpractice
13
Amount: $12,192,000
Attorneys: Laurence Deutsch of North & Deutsch LLP
Case: Michalski v. Montefiore Medical Center
Type: Personal Injury; Medical Malpractice
14
Amount: $12,000,000
Attorneys: Scott Seskin of Frank & Seskin, LLP; Joshua Pollack of Kramer & Pollack
Case: Lemon v. NYCTA
Type: Personal Injury; Motor Vehicle Accident
15
Amount: $11,965,800
Attorneys: Andrew Siegel of Siegel & Coonerty
Case: Mouta v. Essex Market Development LLC
Type: Personal Injury; Workplace Safety
16
Amount: $11,000,000
Attorneys: Thomas Giuffra of Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffra
Case: Ferguson v. GreenPoint Financial Corp.
Type: Personal Injury; Premises Liability
17
Amount: $9,903,825
Attorneys: Michael Ronemus of Ronemus & Vilensky LLP
Case: Nudelman v. Costco Wholesale Corp.
Type: Personal Injury; Premises Liability
18
Amount: $9,000,000
Attorneys: Janet Smitelli of Davidson & Cohen, P.C.
Case: Howell v. New York City Transit Authority
Type: Personal Injury; Premises Liability
19
Amount: $8,979,045
Attorneys: Paul Edelstein of The Edelsteins, Faegenburg & Brown LLP ; Boris Zivotov of Boris Zivotov, Esq., P.C.
Case: Epshteyn v. Branchinelli
Type: Personal Injury; Premises Liability; Workplace Safety
20
Amount: $8,150,000
Attorneys: Michael Kuharski of Kuharski, Levitz and Giovinazzo
Case: Estate of Santiago v. City of New York
Type: Wrongful Death; Personal Injury; Professional Negligence

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