Top 20 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in New York in 2019

Top 20 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in New York in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 motor vehicle accident settlements obtained in New York in the year 2019. 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 20 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in New York in 2019) you have also made the list of Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in New York in 2019.

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 submit it to us today.

1
Amount:$25,000,000.00
Attorneys:Gail S. Kelner, Robert S. Kelner of Kelner & Kelner
Case:JB v. XYZ Corp., et al.
Type:Bicycle Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
2
Amount:$8,500,000.00
Attorneys:Peter S. Gordon, Supriya Kichloo of Gordon & Gordon
Case:Khan v. MTA, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
3
Amount:$7,500,000.00
Attorneys:James C. Napoli of Caesar & Napoli, PC
Case:Xu v. NYCTA, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
4
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jonathan C. Juliano of John L. Juliano PC
Case:Valladares v. Schember, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
5
Amount:$4,400,000.00
Attorneys:Gary T. Certain, Michael A. Zilberg of Certain & Zilberg, PLLC
Case:Shehu v. City Of NY, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Paraplegia, Paralysis Injury
6
Amount:$3,950,000.00
Attorneys:Brian M. King of Law Office of Brian M. King PC
Case:Auto Driver v. Auto Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
7
Amount:$3,449,990.00
Attorneys:Patrick J. Mullaney of Law Offices of Alexander Bespechny
Case:Poletayev v. City of NY, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Emergency Vehicle Accident
8
Amount:$2,610,000.00
Attorneys:Ira M. Maurer of The Maurer Law Firm PLLC
Case:Dixons v. Stein, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Catastrophic Injury
9
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Robert Vilensky of Ronemus & Vilensky LLP
Case:Flores v. MTA, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
10
Amount:$1,940,000.00
Attorneys:Michael P. Napolitano of Cellino & Barnes
Case:Prosek v. City of NY, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
11
Amount:$1,657,500.00
Attorneys:Robert J. Cava of Law Offices of Robert J. Cava P.C.
Case:In the matter of Johnson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
12
Amount:$1,325,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas P. Cleere of Cellino & Barnes
Case:Rodriguez v. Mabstoa, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident, Amputation
13
Amount:$1,225,000.00
Attorneys:Matthew H. Bligh of Rosenberg & Gluck, LLP
Case:Stolworthy v. Hayes, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
14
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Steven H. Beldock of Birbrower & Beldock, PC
Case:Quiles, et al. v. Rule, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
15
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Igor Grichanik of Cellino & Barnes
Case:Pedestrian v. Trucker
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
16
Amount:$1,075,000.00
Attorneys:Barry S. Kantrowitz of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman P.C.
Case:B.Z., Pro Ami v. Town of Orangetown, et al.
Type:Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Burn Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
17
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel S. Klebanoff of Klebanoff Attorneys
Case:Pedestrian v. Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
18
Amount:$975,000.00
Attorneys:Michaelangelo Matera of The Matera Law Firm
Case:Falese v. Hosty
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
19
Amount:$920,000.00
Attorneys:Charles J. Rappaport of Rappaport, Glass, Levine & Zullo, LLP
Case:Narvaez v. Sammartino
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
20
Amount:$900,000.00
Attorneys:Steven Melley of Steven M. Melley, PLLC
Case:Driver v. Pick-Up Truck Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort

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