Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2018

Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 10 Personal Injury settlements obtained in New York in the year 2018. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, as well as those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit. It does, however, exclude cases settled for an undisclosed amount.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 20 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2018.

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

1
Amount:$25,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ted M. Rosenberg, Erin M. Hargis of Rosenberg & Gluck, LLP
Case:Iacone v. Passanisi, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Failure to Maintain, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort
2
Amount:$12,000,000.00
Attorneys:David H. Perecman, Steven B. Dorfman of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case:Schramm v. City of New York, et al.
Type:Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury, Fall, Ladder Accident, Demolition Accident, Negligent Tort
3
Amount:$6,900,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph P. Awad of Silberstein, Awad & Miklos PC
Case:K.O., Pro Ami v. Montefiore Medical Center
Type:Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Surgical Error, Negligent Tort
4
Amount:$6,500,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph P. Awad, Danielle M. Hansen, Veronica Sewnarine of Silberstein, Awad & Miklos PC
Case:A.K., Pro Ami v. NYC Health and Hospital Corp., et al.
Type:Birth Injury, Delayed Childbirth, Failure to Diagnose, Hospital Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort
5
Amount:$4,200,000.00
Attorneys:David H. Perecman, Carissa M. Peebles of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case:Cardona v. City of NY, et al.
Type:Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort
6 (tie)
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Frederick C. Aranki, Daniel P. O'Toole, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case:Leviyev v. Yeshoua, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort
6 (tie)
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jordan Rutsky, Ted Trief of Trief & Olk
Case:Lalin v. Plymouth Beef Co. Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
6 (tie)
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brittany A. Russell, Adam H. Rossol, Matthew O. Sullivan of Spar & Bernstein P.C.
Case:Smith v. Cerebral Palsy Transport Inc., et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
7
Amount:$3,750,000.00
Attorneys:William P. Hepner of Wingate Russotti Shapiro & Halperin, LLP
Case:Construction Laborer v. Building Owner
Type:Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Demolition Accident, Negligent Tort
8
Amount:$3,700,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph P. Awad of Silberstein, Awad & Miklos PC
Case:J.T., Pro Ami v. Long Island Jewish Medical Center, et al.
Type:Delayed Childbirth, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Inadequate Care, Failure to Monitor, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort
9
Amount:$3,625,000.00
Attorneys:William P. Hepner of Wingate Russotti Shapiro & Halperin, LLP
Case:Guest v. Homeowner and Architect
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Architectural Malpractice, Catastrophic Injury
10
Amount:$3,375,000.00
Attorneys:Michael J. Hurwitz, Stephen J. Murphy of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case:Zuniga v. Watkins, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort

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