In September 2012, the firm successfully settled a products liability case against a manufacturer. The defective product, a refrigerator, caught fire destroying the Plaintiff's personal and business property.
In November 2010, the firm obtained a $600,000 settlement for a 34 year old man who was stopped in traffic and was hit from behind. The impact injured his cervical spine requiring surgical intervention.
In March 2013, the firm successfully settled a case that several other law firms had refused to take. The family of a 50 year old construction worker who was killed when struck by a construction form and then died received $936,000, one day after commencement of trial.
In February 2012, the firm obtained a settlement in the full amount of the insurance policy for a 34 year old mother of two when her vehicle sustained a severe side impact. The Plaintiff suffered wrist fractures in several places.
In April 2011, the firm obtained a $300,000 settlement for a 28 year old man who was kicked in the face by a municipal police officer. The Plaintiff was kicked while handcuffed to a bench. The officers were disciplined for their misconduct.
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