Results

RECENT VICTORIES INCLUDE:

$4,400,000.00 JURY VERDICT IN QUEENS SUPREME COURT FOR A HOMEMAKER WHO SUFFERED LIFE ALTERING INJURIES REQUIRING FUTURE MEDICAL CARE

$2,253,490.00 JURY VERDICT IN BROOKLYN SUPREME COURT FOR A MAN WHO SUFFERED SPINE INJURIES IN A CAR CRASH

$5,950,000.00+ CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT PRIOR TO TRIAL ON BEHALF OF A FAMILY WHO SUFFERED CATASTROPHIC INJURIES IN A FALL DOWN INCIDENT IN NEW YORK CITY.  DESPITE SIGNIFICANT DISPUTES ON KEY FACTUAL AND LEGAL ISSUES, WE RESOLVED THE MATTER PRIOR FOR A SUBSTANTIAL SUM

$2,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A GRANDFATHER AND FORMER GARMENT INDUSTRY WORKER WHO SUFFERED SPINAL INJURIES ON MANHATTAN’S WEST SIDE HIGHWAY

$1,750,000.00 SETTLEMENT ON THE FINAL DAY OF TRIAL IN BROOKLYN SUPREME COURT FOR A DISABLED MAN WHO SUFFERED INJURIES WHILE BOARDING A TRANSIT AGENCY BUS. AT THE OUTSET OF THE TRIAL, DEFENDANTS MADE NO OFFER. JUST BEFORE VERDICT, DEFENDANTS SETTLED FOR THIS SUBSTANTIAL SUM.

$1,263,000.00 JURY VERDICT IN QUEENS SUPREME COURT FOR AN AIRPORT WORKER WHO SUSTAINED DISABLING INJURY WHILE TRAVELING HOME FROM WORK

$1,500,000.00 JURY VERDICT IN QUEENS SUPREME COURT FOR A LIVERY CAB DRIVER WHO WAS THE VICTIM OF A HIT AND RUN INCIDENT ON THE BROOKLYN QUEENS EXPRESSWAY THAT RESULTED IN SIGNIFICANT INJURIES

$2,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A BOILER INSPECTOR WHO WAS INJURED WHILE ON THE JOB IN BUSHWICK, BROOKLYN

$1,150,000.00 RECOVERY FOR A SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER WHO SUFFERED KNEE AND SPINE INJURIES IN AN INCIDENT INVOLVING PLAINCLOTHES POLICE OFFICERS IN BROOKLYN

$1,100,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR THE FAMILY OF A WOMAN WHO DIED AFTER BEING DENIED MEDICAL CARE WHILE IN THE CUSTODY OF THE WESTCHESTER COUNTY JAIL

$1,225,000.00 RECOVERED FOR A RETIRED WELDER WHO SUFFERED INJURIES WHEN HIS CARE BROKE DOWN NEAR A ROADSIDE CONSTRUCTION SITE

$789,000.00 JURY VERDICT IN QUEENS SUPREME COURT FOR HOME HEALTH AIDE WHO WAS HURT BY A LIVERY CAB DRIVER AT J.F.K AIRPORT

$1,250,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A YOUNG SINGLE MOTHER AND TEACHER’S AIDE WHO WAS INJURED WHILE A PASSENGER ON A CITY BUS

$1,250,000.00 RECOVERED FOR A DOMESTIC WORKER WHO SUFFERED SPINAL INJURY WHEN SHE WAS STRUCK BY A SCHOOL BUS IN BROOKLYN

$1,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT DURING TRIAL TESTIMONY FOR A CERTIFIED NURSE’S AIDE WHO WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN HER CAR WAS STRUCK BY A GARBAGE TRUCK ON THE VAN WYCK EXPRESSWAY

$1,150,000.00 RESOLUTION FOR A SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER WHO SUFFERED INJURES IN AN INCIDENT INVOLVING POLICE OFFICERS NEXT TO A POLICE PRECINCT

$1,200,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A 53 YEAR OLD BROOKLYN WOMAN WHO WAS PERMANENTLY INJURED WHILE IN THE CARE OF PARATRANSIT PROFESSIONALS

$1,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A SINGLE MOTHER AND TECHNOLOGY EXECUTIVE WHO SUSTAINED TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY AND EMOTIONAL HARM WHEN SHE WAS STRUCK AS A PEDESTRIAN

$800,000.00 SETTLEMENT ON THE FINAL DAY OF A TWO WEEK TRIAL IN BRONX SUPREME COURT FOR A PHYSICAL THERAPIST WHO SUSTAINED KNEE AND ANKLE INJURIES THAT LIMITED HIS ABILITY TO DO HIS JOB AND EARN A LIVING

$1,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A CONSTRUCTION WORKER WHO WAS RENDERED DISABLED FROM WORKING AS THE RESULT OF KNEE AND SPINE INJURIES

$1,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A 26 YEAR OLD AUTO DEALERSHIP WORKER WHO DUE TO AN ACCIDENT SUFFERED AN EXTREME AGGRAVATION OF A BIRTH DEFECT

$1,000,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A FIRST GENERATION AMERICAN YOUTH, THE SON OF BANGLADASHI IMMIGRANTS, WHO SUFFERED SIGNIFICANT INJURIES IN AN INCIDENT INVOLVING A POLICE CRUISER

$975,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR MAN WHO SUFFERED PERMANENT SPINAL INJURY WHEN THE CAR HE WAS TRAVELING IN WAS STRUCK BY A FDNY FIRE TRUCK. ALTHOUGH THE TRUCK WAS EXITING A PARKING SPOT AT A RELATIVELY LOW SPEED WHEN THE COLLISION HAPPENED, THE LARGE SIZE AND WEIGHT OF THE TRUCK CAUSED AN IMPACT THAT RESULTED IN SIGNIFICANT INJURY TO OUR CLIENT

$950,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR RESTAURANT LINE COOK WHO SUFFERED CAREER ALTERNING INJURIES IN AN INCIDENT INVOLVING A TRACTOR-TRAILER

$950,000.00 SETTLEMENT AT TRIAL FOR A N.Y.C. TRANSIT AUTHORITY BUS DRIVER WHO WAS RENDERED PARTIALLY DISABLED AND UNABLE TO RETURN TO HIS FORMER JOB FOLLOWING A SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA

$900,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A MOTHER AND HOMEMAKER WHO SUFFERED PERMANENT NEUROLOGIC DAMAGE IN AN ACCIDENT

$825,000.00 SETTLEMENT ON THE LAST DAY OF TRIAL IN QUEENS SUPREME COURT FOR A LINEN WORKER WHOSE CASE INVOLVED THE COLLAPSE OF A CEILING AND THE INJURIES THAT RESULTED

$800,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A MAN WHO SUFFERED NECK INJURIES IN A CAR COLLISION

$750,000.00 SETTLEMENT DURING TRIAL FOR A WHOLESALE FOOD DELIVERY MAN WHO SUFFERED CAREER ALTERING INJURIES WHEN A RAMP COLLAPSED BENEATH HIM

$700,000.00 SETTLEMENT DURING THE DAMAGES PHASE OF TRIAL IN BROOKLYN SUPREME COURT FOR AN IMMIGRANT WOMAN WHO WAS EMPLOYED AS A DOMESTIC WORKER

$700,000.00 SETTLEMENT DURING JURY SELECTION FOR A RETIRED BROOKLYN WOMAN WHO SUFFERED NECK INJURIES AT A ROADWAY CONSTRUCTION SITE NEAR THE BELT PARKWAY

$692,000.00 JURY VERDICT IN MANHATTAN SUPREME COURT AGAINST THE N.Y.C. TRANSIT AUTHORITY FOR A SELF-EMPLOYED TRUCK DRIVER

$600,000.00 SETTLEMENT ON THE EVE OF TRIAL FOR A SINGLE MOTHER AND DENTAL ASSISTANT WHO WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED IN AN INCIDENT INVOLVING A NEW YORK CITY TRAFFIC AGENT

$575,000.00 RESOLUTION JUST BEFORE TRIAL FOR A RETIRED DOCTOR WHO SUFFERED A HIP INJURY WHEN SHE FELL IN RETAIL STORE NEAR HER BROOKLYN HOME

$500,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A TEENAGE GIRL WHO SUFFERED PERMANENT PSYCHOLOGICAL HARM WHEN SHE WAS ASSAULTED BY AN OLDER MALE STUDENT IN A SCHOOL HALLWAY BECAUSE OF INADEQUATE SUPERVISION AND SECURITY

$500,000.00 RECOVERED SHORTLY BEFORE TRIAL FOR A NASSAU COUNTY MAN WHO SUFFERED NECK AND BACK INJURIES IN AN AUTO CRASH

$450,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR A MAN WHO FRACTURED HIS ANKLE WHEN HE SLIPPED AND FELL ON THE STAIRS OF HIS APARTMENT BUILDING BECAUSE OF A DANGEROUS CONDITION THAT THE BUILDING OWNER KNEW ABOUT BUT CHOSE TO IGNORE

The cases listed above are a sampling of recent, verifiable results achieved by Steve Williamson on behalf of his clients in the New York metropolitan area. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.