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Each case has its own unique set of facts, circumstances and/or injuries. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes. Each case is handled and resolved on its own individual and unique merit. Therefore, your outcome cannot be predicted using previous results.

$2,630,000 Settlement

Labor Law Construction Accident

A 65 year old concrete carpenter fell approximately 6 feet to the ground when the scaffold upon which he was working suddenly collapsed without warning inside a 71 story luxury condominium building that was under construction in Manhattan.

$2,100,000 Settlement

Labor Law Construction Accident

A 25 year old construction laborer working at a residential building construction site in Manhattansustained a fracture to his foot, ligament injuries to his ankle and resulting lower back injuries when a heavy steel beam fell off an A-frame cart while the plaintiff and his co-workers were preparing to offload it on an upper floor.

$2,550,000 Settlement

Wrongful Death, Improper Roadway Design

Our client’s husband was operating a motorcycle when he approached the entrance of a shopping center where a car suddenly made a left turn in front him

$3,000,000 Settlement

Train Accident

On the eve of trial after years of protracted litigation where we would not back down, the New York City Transit Authority finally accepted responsibility…

$2,000,000 Verdict

Premises Negligence

A jury held the sponsor of a company picnic liable for causing the loss of eyesight in our client’s eye after he had been struck with a bottle rocket that was ignited

$1,200,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

In a protracted and hard-fought case pending in the Albany New York area, we were successful in persuading the insurance companies for a hospital and various private

$1,800,000 Settlement

Labor Law Construction Accident

A General Contractor responsible for managing and overseeing the construction of a major federal governmental building in Manhattan agreed

$2,000,000 Verdict

Landlord Negligence/Unsafe Building

After a trial resulting in a verdict, it was previously agreed that the insurance company representing a landlord would pay the $1,000,000.00 figure pursuant to a high/low

$927,000 Verdict

Sidewalk Accident

Mr. Perlman was retained as trial counsel to try a case involving a client who was caused to fall on a public sidewalk located in front of a bodega in Brooklyn where the sidewalk was badly broken.

$1,225,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident

In a case referred to our office by another law firm, we were able to achieve a settlement close to trial after aggressively litigating the case against the City of New York where we were prepared to prove

$1,392,335 Verdict

Sidewalk Fall

Mr. Perlman was retained as trial counsel for the plaintiff/client by her original lawyer when the insurance company for the defendant refused to negotiate a fair and reasonable settlement

$1,715,000 Verdict

Municipal Premises Liability

A Brooklyn jury agreed with Mr. Perlman that the City of New York Department of Sanitation failed to properly maintain and inspect its own garage where

$1,325,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident

We were able to achieve a significant settlement notwithstanding difficult liability where our client attempted to cross a busy street and was struck by a motor vehicle

$1,250,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident

Our client who was rear-ended suffered substantial cervical neck injuries requiring disc surgery which resulted in protracted pain and suffering. We were successful

$1,300,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice Case

The plaintiff’s husband who was 62 years old and retired was struck by a motor vehicle that resulted in a significant ankle fracture necessitating surgery,

$1,250,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

In an extremely difficult case where an employee of a downtown Brooklyn movie theater unilaterally decided to assault our client with a gun that nobody knew he had, we were prepared to prove

$750,000 Verdict

Dental Malpractice

A jury agreed with our claim that a dentist deviated from good and accepted dental care when he failed to properly identify the location of an adjacent nerve located in the area

$700,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

In a case involving a middle-aged woman who went in for routine Laparoscopic surgery to remove her fallopian tubes and ovaries (salpingo-oophorectomy),

$737,500 Settlement

Dental Malpractice

After completion of the Defendant Periodontist’s deposition, the insurance carrier for the doctor agreed to pay this substantial sum where there was failed implant surgery

$380,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

Defendant accepted responsibility as we were prepared to prove that our 10-year-old client was not properly supervised in a residential backyard which resulted in her falling

$850,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

A well-known hospital in Brooklyn agreed to accept responsibility by settling a case involving our client who was a young, single registered nurse who presented herself to the Emergency Room

$500,000 Settlement

School Lack Of Supervision

In a very difficult case, the Board of Education of the City of New York finally agreed to accept responsibility where our client was assaulted by another student who spontaneously pulled out

$750,000 Settlement

Construction/Labor Law Case

Our client sustained a fracture to his calcaneus bone in his foot necessitating surgery after he was caused to fall from an unsecured ladder due to the violation of New York State Labor Law

$350,000 Verdict

School Negligence

A jury agreed with our claim that the Board of Education was negligent in failing to properly train and supervise its own school security officer who attempted to restrain our client during a student fight

$300,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

A well known Brooklyn Hospital run by the city of New York agreed to accept responsibility for deviating from good and accepted medical care when our pregnant client

$250,000 Settlement After Verdict

Dog Bite

A Nassau County jury found the owner of a dog responsible for the dog’s vicious propensities which resulted in our client being knocked into the street and suffering a fracture

$809,950 Verdict

Construction Accident

A Manhattan jury found the owner of a building responsible for failing to provide adequate and proper safety devices, including a harness, to our client which was required under the Labor

$650,000 Settlement

Sidewalk Accident

When the insurance carrier for the owner of a private residential building failed to make a reasonable offer in order to settle this case involving a 62-year-old woman who was caused

$350,000 Settlement

Boat/Ship Negligence

When our client was struck in the eye with a fishing hook on-board a commercial pleasure fishing vessel in the ocean off the coast of Brooklyn resulting in a significant eye injury,

$260,000 Settlement

Unsafe Building Premises

Our client was caused to slip and fall in the elevator bank area of her residential building due to a wet floor that did not contain a mat which was caused by other persons tracking in outside

$225,000 Settlement

Nursing Home Negligence

This was an extremely difficult case which was settled after jury selection after the Defendant nursing home had steadfastly refused to accept responsibility for a hip fracture sustained

$400,000 Settlement

Dog Bite And Attack

This case was brought to a successful conclusion when the defendant agreed to accept liability for the vicious attack of a dog that escaped the defendant’s fenced-in area,

$250,000 Settlement

Legal Malpractice

Our client who was initially injured when struck by a motor vehicle while riding his bicycle retained his first attorney who committed a calendar error, resulting in his case being dismissed

$375,000 Verdict

School Negligence

In this case, where liability was very tenuous and difficult to prove, our 14-year-old client was struck by a motor vehicle traveling on a public street adjacent to his public school which resulted in a fracture of the right ankle.

$175,000 Verdict

Bus Company Negligence

Defendant bus company refused to offer any settlement in a case where our client slipped on a step that was worn away while alighting from the bus during inclement weather, resulting in a fracture of the ankle.

$250,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

We were able to obtain an expedited settlement against a major New York City hospital as a result of its failure in properly treating and diagnosing a 9-year-old child

$950,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident

While operating his motor vehicle, our client was struck in the rear by another vehicle causing him to lose control and strike the median on the roadway.

$910,000 Settlement

Pedestrian/Motor Vehicle Accident

This case involved a wrongful death action as a result of the decedent who was struck by a motor vehicle when he exited his vehicle on a street in order to aid another motorist who was in a disabled vehicle.<

$525,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident

Our 74-year-old client was innocently walking on the public sidewalk at which time two motor vehicles on the adjacent street were involved in a collision,

$275,000 Settlement

Sidewalk Accident

After ongoing litigation, we were able to successfully conclude a case involving our client who was caused to slip and fall on a slippery public sidewalk in front of the entrance to the adjacent dental office<

$850,000 Settlement

Pedestrian/Motor Vehicle Accident

Notwithstanding that our client was a young child who ran out between parked cars on a residential street in the Bronx at which time he was struck by a bus, we were able to successfully litigate

$525,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

During trial, evidence was presented that the Defendant hospital which had performed gastric bypass surgery upon our client failed to have its staff take proper steps in order to prevent our client from suffering decubitus

$200,000 Settlement

Legal Malpractice

Our client had initially retained an attorney to handle a closing relating to his purchase of a primary residential home for his family. As this home was new construction and

$640,000 Settlement

Elevator Accident

Our client was required to undergo surgery on his shoulder and his neck after our client was injured when he was in the Defendant’s freight elevator while performing his employment at the building

$800,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

Our office was able to achieve a settlement in a case where a Defendant doctor failed to timely diagnose a rare blood disorder resulting in the death of the decedent. In this difficult case,

$450,000 Verdict

Podiatric Malpractice

After trial, a jury agreed that the Defendant podiatrist failed to provide proper care and attention when performing surgery on our client for the removal of a bunion

$235,000 Settlement

Defective Sidewalk

When our 88-year-old client who was still employed as a piano teacher caught her heel in a defective grate cover on the public sidewalk causing her to fall and sustain a pelvic fracture,

$225,000 Settlement

Unsafe Building

This case was settled on the eve of the trial at which time we were prepared to proceed to trial in order to prove that the landlord owner of a residential building in the Bronx failed

$175,000 Settlement

Day Camp Negligence

In a very difficult case that was strenuously contested, our office was prepared to prove during a trial that our 9-year-old client sustained fractures to both of his wrists due to the camp’s

$310,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

Our client, who was employed by the New York City Sanitation Department, sustained nerve injuries in his left hand after he was caused to slip and fall on a greasy and oily floor surface

$300,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

When the lower court improperly dismissed the plaintiff’s lawsuit claiming he was not entitled to sue his employer, the city of New York, the appellate court overturned the relevant law

$200,000 Settlement

Motor Vehicle/Truck Accident

This was an extremely difficult case in order to prove liability where our client struck the rear of a parked 18-wheeler truck that was stopped on the shoulder of a Long Island Expressway exit ramp

$345,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

In this difficult case, our office represented a woman who claimed that the Defendant OB/GYN doctor that delivered her third child by caesarean section performed an unwanted, yet reversible,

$250,000 Settlement

Dental Malpractice

After years of contentious litigation where the Defendant dentist denied any wrongdoing, we were able to successfully conclude this case involving our client who was being treated

$350,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

In this highly contested case, Mr. Perlman was retained as trial counsel by another law office when the insurance carrier for a landlord who owned a two-family house with a driveway refused to accept responsibility for a defective driveway which caused our client to fall and<

$240,000 Settlement

Sidewalk Accident

This was an extremely difficult case resulting in contentious litigation between the parties where our client was the victim of a trip and fall on a very slight mis-leveled, uneven sidewalk

$240,000 Settlement

Premises/Store Liability

Only after the commencement of trial did the insurance carrier for TJ Maxx Department Stores accept responsibility where we were prepared to prove that store-employee

$320,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

We were able to reach a successful settlement in this difficult case where our client fell toward the bottom of a set of carpeted steps inside a catering hall where there did not exist

$172,500 Settlement

Premises Liability

When our client went to go to the bathroom and was caused to slip and fall on a wet condition located on the floor a restaurant resulting in a fracture of her wrist, the defendant restaurant initially

$200,000 Settlement

Excessive Police Force

While performing his security guard duties in a Manhattan office building, our client requested a New York City police officer to follow the building procedure and sign a logbook

$750,000 Settlement

Medical Malpractice

In a vigorously defended case, a Defendant medical group and doctor claimed they were not responsible for an emergent condition that arose with respect to our client

$450,000 Verdict

Bicycle Accident

This verdict was achieved during a second trial after the first trial in our favor was reversed on appeal. Our client was a bicyclist who while riding at night was struck by a motor vehicle operated

$950,000 Verdict

Premises Liability

In a difficult case with highly contested liability, our client was caused to fall down two steps inside a bank where it was claimed there was extreme difficulty in visualizing<

$150,000 Settlement

Unsafe Building

This involved an extremely difficult case where our client was visiting a building at which time he slipped and fell down an interior stairwell that he claimed contained urine on the steps.

$475,000 Settlement

Premises Liability

When our client was shot in a nightclub by an unknown perpetrator who spontaneously pulled out a gun, the defendant denied responsibility,

$150,000 Settlement

Premises Liability/Lack Of Hospital Security

When our client was inappropriately touched by another patient inside a metropolitan psychiatric center, we were prepared to present evidence that there was a breakdown

$250,000 Settlement

Bicycle Accident

Our client sustained a pelvic fracture while riding her bicycle to work in Queens County at which time the defendant driver of a motor vehicle negligently struck her on a busy street

$275,000 Settlement

Premises Liability/Nightclub Lack Of Security

During a trial in this lawsuit, the insurance carrier for the defendant nightclub finally agreed to settle this action involving our client who was shot in the buttocks, thereby sustaining a gunshot wound.

$109,000 Verdict

Nightclub Premises Liability

In an extremely difficult case where liability was vigorously contested by the defendant, we were able to prove to a jury that even though our client climbed up onto a large speaker to dance

$500,000 Settlement

Sidewalk Fall

Mr. Perlman was retained as trial counsel by another lawyer when the New York City Housing Authority refused to settle where the client was caused to fall on a defective public sidewalk

$1,028,000 Verdict

Motor Vehicle Accident

Motorist found liable for negligently backing up out of a parking space which resulted in our 66-year-old client being struck while lawfully proceeding in a crosswalk.

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