Number 1 Verdicts in New Jersey in 2016

Number 1 Verdicts in New Jersey in 2016We are pleased to present to you the list of the largest – in (a) particular practice area(s) – plaintiff and cross-claimant jury verdicts obtained in the State of New Jersey in the year 2016. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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$40,407,446.00
Attorneys: Thomas J. Smith of K&L Gates LLP; John F.Olsen of The Law Office of John F. Olsen
Case: NuWave Investment v. First Advantage Litigation Consulting LLC
No.1 in: Defamation
$14,176,123.00
Attorneys: Bruce H. Nagel, Jay J. Rice of Nagel Rice, LLP
Case: Nacchio v. Weinstein, et al.
No.1 in: Breach of Fiduciary Duty
$10,082,735.00
Attorneys: Scott W. Kenneally, William V. Kelly of Starkey, Kelly, Kenneally, Cuningham & Turnbach
Case: Engrassia v. Uzcategui
No.1 in: Car Accident and Wrongful Death
$9,500,000.00
Attorneys: Samuel L. Davis of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.; Christopher T. Karounos of Karounos & Associates, LLC
Case: Franzino v. McCarthy's Marine Sales, et al.
No.1 in: Personal Injury and Watercraft Accident
$8,450,000.00
Attorneys: Colin M. Page, Evan Silagi of Berkowitz, Lichtstein, Kuritsky, Giasullo & Gross, LLC
Case: Malta-Roman v. Hudson County
No.1 in: Disability Discrimination and Retaliation
$8,291,064.00
Attorneys: James S. Lynch of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg, P.C.
Case: Austin v. Morris Plains Contracting, LLC
No.1 in: Construction Accident and Workplace Negligence
$7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Samuel L. Davis of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.
Case: Fiorino v. Lewis
No.1 in: Pedestrian Accident
$5,420,000.00
Attorneys: Mitchell J. Makowicz, Jr. of Blume, Forte, Fried, Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case: Resto v. Highway Safety Systems Inc.
No.1 in: Motorcycle Accident
$2,900,000.00
Attorneys: Anthony F. DellaPelle of McKirdy & Riskin, P.A.
Case: Township of Bloomfield v. Bloomfield Daval Corp.
No.1 in: Eminent Domain Abuse
$2,875,000.00
Attorneys: Robert H. Baumgarten of Ginarte O'Dwyer Gonzalez Gallardo & Winograd, LLP
Case: Marte v. Al-John Inc, el al.
No.1 in: Premises Liability
$2,123,145.00
Attorneys: Michael L. Rich, Joseph G. Dolan, Peter J. Gallagher of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman P.C.
Case: Danish Crown Amba v. Rupari Food Services
No.1 in: Breach of Contract
$1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Frank T. Lazzaro, John R. Gorman of The Law Offices of Lutz, Shafranski, Gorman & Mahoney, P.A.
Case: Arredondo v. Liberty Mutual Ins. Co.
No.1 in: Uninsured Motorist
$1,280,082.00
Attorneys: Nicholas J. Leonardis of Stathis & Leonardis, LLC
Case: Hockman v. Burrellys LLC
No.1 in: Slip and Fall
$1,140,000.00
Attorneys: Jonathan M. Cohen of Jonathan M. Cohen, LLC; Michael D. Pomerantz of Marrone Law Firm, LLC
Case: Worster-Sims v. City of Atlantic City
No.1 in: Excessive Force
$1,040,000.00
Attorneys: Steven A. Soulios of Ruta, Soulios & Stratis LLP
Case: Cevdet Aksut Ve Ogullari Koll v. Cavusoglu
No.1 in: Fraud
$1,011,395.00
Attorneys: William O. Crutchlow of Eichen, Crutchlow, Zaslow & McElroy, LLP
Case: Stewart v. Swaminathan
No.1 in: Medical Malpractice
$1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas S. Howard of Gartenberg Howard, LLP
Case: Cass-Stieglmayr vs. Soto
No.1 in: Delayed Treatment
$992,470.00
Attorneys: Scott D. Grossman, Eric C. Landman of The Grossman Law Firm, LLC
Case: Quackenbush v. Orepeza-Parra, et al.
No.1 in: Truck Accident
$659,000.00
Attorneys: Natalie A. Zammitti Shaw, Natalie Zammitti Shaw of Law Offices of Rosemarie E. Arnold
Case: Hanrahan v. ACE Restaurant Group Inc., et al.
No.1 in: Assault and Battery
$628,000.00
Attorneys: Michael A. Gibson of D'Arcy Johnson Day, P.C.
Case: Estate of Dutton v. Rando
No.1 in: Bicycle Accident
$500,000.00
Attorneys: Kenneth G. Andres, Jr., Tommie A. Gibney of The Law Offices of Andres & Berger, P.C.
Case: Estate of Concepcion v. Royal Suites Health Care & Rehabilitation
No.1 in: Nursing Home Malpractice

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