Verdicts & Settlements

SETTLEMENT: Man injured on a construction site settles for $4.66 million; An individual was seriously injured on a construction site as a result of the General Contractors negligence.

SETTLEMENT: Medical Malpractice case settled for $1.9 million; A woman who presented to Hospital Emergency Department with certain symptoms which the hospital staff failed to properly diagnose, was discharged that day. The Patient was improperly discharged and died several days later.

SETTLEMENT: Motorcycle Accident settles for $800,000.00; Motorcyclist who seriously injured his leg in an intersection collision.

VERDICT: Jura v Denegris / Bicyclist injured in collision with motor vehicle; a New Britain jury awarded the plaintiff $3,091,700.00 Less 10%. for comparative negligence reducing the net verdict to $2,782,530.00. The highest offer made by the defendants prior to the verdict was in $50,000. 00

SETTLEMENT: Dzubinski v Argraves et al / The estate of Elaine Dzubinsky obtained a $1,000,000.00 settlement for the wrongful death of Elaine Dzubinsky who was struck and killed by the tractor-trailer operated by defendant Argraves

SETTLEMENT: Medical Malpractice / After commencing trial and concluding all of the plaintiff's evidence a settlement was reached in the amount of $880,000.00. The plaintiff had undergone tummy tuck procedure and while in the recovery room was improperly positioned on a gurney resulting in a permanent nerve injury

VERDICT: Margaret Riggione v City of New Haven / A New Haven jury awarded 708,000.00 to a 76-year-old woman who fell as a result of a defective stairway fracturing her knee and left arm as a result, the plaintiffs last settlement demand before the verdict was $75,000.00 and the city of New Haven's last offer was $0.

VERDICT: Fontneau v Champagne / Medical Malpractice; a Middletown jury awarded $758,501.00 less 25% for comparative negligence for a net verdict of $568,876.00 to the plaintiff for injuries she sustained to her low back as a result of a manipulation performed by the defendant chiropractor.

VERDICT: Samose v Hammer / Medical Malpractice; A Stamford jury awarded Morton Samose $472,483.27 for an injury he sustained as a result of a chiropractic manipulation performed by the defendant. At the time the jury made its award the plaintiff was 80 years old and had only a seven year life expectancy.

VERDICT: Musto v WalMart / A New Haven jury awarded a 76-year-old woman $472,068.00 for personal injuries she sustained when she slipped and fell on a wet floor at the wall Mart located Branford Connecticut resulting in a fractured kneecap

VERDICT: Esposito v Wu / A New Haven jury awarded $336,081.94 to the plaintiff for injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. The highest offer made by the defendants prior to verdict was $50,000.

VERDICT: Piscitelli v Peerless Insurance Company / A Meriden jury awarded $270,206 to the plaintiff for injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Highest offer made by defendants prior to verdict was $65,000.

VERDICT: Pizzorusso v. DeFrancesco / A Meriden jury awarded 55-year-old plaintiff $256,000 for injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Last offer prior to verdict made by defendants was $35,000.