Verdicts & Settlements

Premises Liability

Awarded: Over $10 million

WORKPLACE INJURY

Venue: Home Depot Store Unsafe workplace. Five different law firms rejected the case. EKJ was diligent about finding liability. The worker was injured while assisting B&G Building Services with work at a Home Depot store, after six years of multiple surgeries and treatment the client was found to be permanently disabled. The case was settled for over $10,000,000.

Traumatic Brain Injury

Awarded: $7.5 million

FALL FROM LADDER AT WORK

Venue: Suffolk County Unsafe workplace, worker fell off ladder, multiple fractures traumatic multiple surgeries, traumatic brain injury.

Workplace Accident

Awarded: $3 million

PREMISES LIABILITY

Venue: Bronx County Workplace Accident/Premises, fractures, surgery, severe PTSD

Wrongful Death

Awarded: $2.5 million

DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT

Venue: Kings County Drunk driving accident. Edelman, Krasin & Jaye procured a $2.5 million verdict in a wrongful death case tried in Kings County civil court. Jurors deliberated a mere three hours before coming to a unanimous decision regarding the death of a 20-year old college student who was killed in a 2008 drunk driving accident.

Premises Liability

Awarded: $1,500,500

WORKPLACE NEGLIGENCE

Venue: 2 Willow Lane, in East Quogue Unsafe workplace/Workplace negligence. The worker was installing plumbing in the basement of an unfinished house. While he was descending the basement's stairs, the staircase collapsed beneath his feet. He fell to the bottom of the stairs, and he claimed that he sustained injuries of an elbow, a knee, his neck and a wrist. The case was settled for over $1,500,500.

Unsafe Workplace

Awarded: $1.4 million

DEATH BY ELECTROCUTION

Venue: Queens County Unsafe Workplace, electrocution death

Motor Vehicle Accident

Awarded: $915,000

MULTIPLE FRACTURES AND SURGERY FROM ACCIDENT

Venue: Nassau County Motor Vehicle Accident, multiple fractures and surgery

Spinal Cord Injury

Awarded: $750,000

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT RESULTING IN SPINAL SURGERY

Venue: Nassau County Motor Vehicle Accident, spinal surgery

Burn Injury

Awarded: $725,000

COMPANY NEGLIGENCE CAUSES BURN INJURY

home heating company's negligence

Workplace Accident

Awarded: $612,500

HEAD INJURY FROM WORKPLACE ACCIDENT

Venue: Nassau County Workplace accident, head injury

Personal Injury

Awarded: $500,000

SCHOOL NEGLIGENCE RESULTS IN EYE INJURY

Venue: Kings County School negligence, eye injury during shop class

Medical Malpractice

Awarded: $460,000

SURGICAL ERROR

Venue: Queens County Medical Malpractice, surgical error during dilation and curettage

Spinal Cord Injury

Awarded: $450,000

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT CAUSES SPINAL INJURY

Venue: Kings County Motor Vehicle Accident, spinal injury

Premises Liability

Awarded: $350,000

FALL CAUSED BY SNOW & ICE

Venue: Kings County Falldown Snow & Ice, defective parking lot, tibula and fibula fractures

Spinal Cord Injury

Awarded: $350,000

SPINAL INJURY IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

Venue: Queens County Motor Vehicle Accident, spinal surgery

Spinal Cord Injury

Awarded: $325,000

Awarded: $325,000 SPINAL INJURY CAUSED BY MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

Venue: Nassau County Motor Vehicle Accident, spinal surgery

Premises Negligence

Awarded: $250,000

CHILD'S FACE SCARRED FROM DOG BITE

Venue: Bronx County Dog Bite/Premises Negligence, child face scarred

Premises Liability

Awarded: $150,000

CHEST SCARS FROM DOG BITE

Venue: Queens County Dog Bite/Premises Negligence, chest scarred

Premises Liability

Awarded: $125,000

Awarded: $125,000 HANDS SCARRED BY DOG BITE

Venue: Suffolk County Dog Bite/Premises Negligence, hands scarred