Top 50 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2021

Top 50 Personal Injury Settlements in New York in 2021We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 personal injury settlements obtained in New York in the year 2021. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, as well as those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit.

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21 (tie)
Amount: $2,750,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, Michael J. Hurwitz of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Sims v. Bronx Boynton Ave LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort
21 (tie)
Amount: $2,750,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Townes v. The City of New York, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
22
Amount: $2,740,000.00
Attorneys: Carmine J. Goncalves of Wingate, Russotti, Shapiro & Halperin L.L.P.
Case: Diaz v. Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corp., et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Trip & Fall, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Negligent Tort
23 (tie)
Amount: $2,700,000.00
Attorneys: Zachary S. Perecman, Steven B. Dorfman of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Rivera v. NYCSCA, et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Burn Injury, Negligent Tort
23 (tie)
Amount: $2,700,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel P. O’Toole, Pawel P. Wierzbicki of Block O’Toole & Murphy
Case: Gach v. 730 Fifth Retail, LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Trip & Fall, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort
24
Amount: $2,630,000.00
Attorneys: Ira M. Perlman, Robert D. Rosen of Law offices of Ira M. Perlman, P.C. and Robert D. Rosen, P.C.
Case: Construction Laborer v. Building Owner, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Fall, Scaffolding Accident, Negligent Tort
25
Amount: $2,599,223.00
Attorneys: Bradley S. Zimmerman, Christopher Nyberg, Walter Osuna of The Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Firm L.L.P.
Case: M.S.G., Pro Ami v. Blaber
Type: Birth Injury, Delayed Childbirth, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort
26 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Jesse M. Minc, Robert Wolff of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff LLP
Case: Caraballo v. City of NY, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Trip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
26 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen Z. Williamson of Law Office of Stephen Z. Williamson, P.L.L.C.
Case: Savayan v. The City of New York
Type: Falling Object, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
27
Amount: $2,250,000.00
Attorneys: Steven M. Weinstein of The Weinstein Law Group PLLC
Case: Camas-Calle v. NW 100 Broadway Property Owner LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
28
Amount: $2,225,000.00
Attorneys: S. Joseph Donahue, Jeffrey A. Block of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Thompson v. NYCTA, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
29
Amount: $2,100,000.00
Attorneys: Adam M. Hurwitz of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Ciborowski v. 228 Thompson Realty LLC
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Jonathan S. Wachlarz of Shulman & Hill, PLLC
Case: Laborer v. General Contractor
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Fall, Ladder Accident, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Judd F. Kleeger of Hecht Kleeger & Damashek, PC
Case: David v. 1471 Taylor Street Owner, LLC, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Steven M. Weinstein of The Weinstein Law Group PLLC
Case: Soto v. Pro-Tech Plumbing & Heating Corp.
Type: Business Liability, Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael Reiner, Christopher F. Holbrook of Schwartzapfel Lawyers PC
Case: Mathur v. Kleet Lumber Co., Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: S. Joseph Donahue, Jeffrey A. Block of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Jones v. Parikh
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Y. Albert Dauti of The Dauti Law Firm, PC
Case: Gamsen v. Palisades Automotive Partners, LLC, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher F. Holbrook of Schwartzapfel Lawyers PC
Case: Kearns v. Tishman Construction Corp., et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Elevator Accident, Negligent Tort
30 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Zachary S. Perecman of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Potenzo v. City of New York
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Negligent Tort
31
Amount: $1,990,000.00
Attorneys: Steven B. Dorfman of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Ortiz v. AGE 680 Madison LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Scaffolding Accident, Negligent Tort
32
Amount: $1,920,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Drewes v. Long Island Power Authority, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
33 (tie)
Amount: $1,900,000.00
Attorneys: Maria K. Morano of Sanocki, Newman & Turret L.L.P.
Case: T.B., Pro Ami v. Abbott, et al.
Type: Delayed Diagnosis, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Treat, Negligent Tort
33 (tie)
Amount: $1,900,000.00
Attorneys: CaraMia Hart of Finz & Finz, P.C.
Case: Patient v. Hospital
Type: Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
34 (tie)
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Anthony Makarov, Cydney Korek of Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C.
Case: Zhen v. Safety-Kleen Systems, Inc., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
34 (tie)
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel P. O’Toole, Frederick C. Aranki of Block O’Toole & Murphy
Case: Ruiz v. DASNY, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Slip & Fall, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Scaffolding Accident, Negligent Tort
34 (tie)
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Sameer Chopra, Alex Nocerino of Chopra & Nocerino
Case: Pedestrian v. Trucking Co.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
35
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Zachary S. Perecman, Steven B. Dorfman of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Rizzo v. W2005/Hines West Fifty-Third Realty LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort
36
Amount: $1,650,000.00
Attorneys: Adam M. Hurwitz of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Kolakowski v. 10839 Associates, et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Negligent Tort
37
Amount: $1,625,000.00
Attorneys: Alex Nocerino, Sameer Chopra of Chopra & Nocerino
Case: Mauro v. Distefano, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Emergency Vehicle Accident
38
Amount: $1,600,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Burgos v. Reidy Contracting Group, LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Scaffolding Accident, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort
39
Amount: $1,550,000.00
Attorneys: Adam M. Hurwitz of The Perecman Firm, PLLC
Case: Surko v. 56 Leonard LLC
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Scaffolding Accident, Negligent Tort
40 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Udeyveer Brar, Matthew T. Gammons of Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C.
Case: Ellis v. New York Health & Hospitals Corp., et al.
Type: Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
40 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, Michael J. Hurwitz of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Shoshani v. Park East Kosher Butchers and Fine Foods, Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
40 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Sameer Chopra, Alex Nocerino of Chopra & Nocerino
Case: Danino v. Diaz, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
40 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Brian M. King of Brian M. King Law Office PLLC
Case: Pedestrian v. Landowner
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
41
Amount: $1,400,000.00
Attorneys: S. Joseph Donahue, Jeffrey A. Block of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Zahralban v. Roslyn Union Free School District, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort
42
Amount: $1,386,224.00
Attorneys: James S. Lynch of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg
Case: A.M., Pro Ami v. Panoff
Type: Birth Injury, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Shoulder Dystocia, Erb's Palsy, Negligent Tort
43
Amount: $1,300,000.00
Attorneys: Sameer Chopra, Alex Nocerino of Chopra & Nocerino
Case: Rojas v. Hazzard, et al.
Type: Bus Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
44 (tie)
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Brian M. King of Brian M. King Law Office, PLLC
Case: Perez v. City of New York, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
44 (tie)
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, Michael J. Hurwitz of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Scott v. Becker, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
44 (tie)
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Joseph Napoli of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC
Case: Wu v. SDF47 Ryerson Street LLC, et al.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
45
Amount: $1,221,500.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, Michael J. Hurwitz of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Bonilla, et al. v. Shah, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,200,000.00
Attorneys: Akiva Ofshtein of Ofshtein Law Firm
Case: Martinez, et al. v. Razin, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,200,000.00
Attorneys: Jennifer R. Snider of Harmon, Linder & Rogowsky
Case: Pedestrian v. Commercial Bus Co.
Type: Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
47
Amount: $1,150,000.00
Attorneys: William Peterman of Burns & Harris
Case: Jenkins v. Riverbay Corp.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
48
Amount: $1,125,000.00
Attorneys: Paul J. Edelstein, Arthur Blyakher of Edelsteins, Faegenburg & Brown LLP
Case: Iavarone v. Ghatas, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
49 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Alex Nocerino, Sameer Chopra of Chopra & Nocerino
Case: Principale v. Friscia
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
49 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Myrick v. 1735 Realty LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
50
Amount: $950,000.00
Attorneys: Jeffrey A. Block, Daniel M. Seiden of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Bruns v. Guerin
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
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