In our over 50 years of service, the attorneys at Rappaport, Glass, Levine & Zullo have represented clients in thousands of cases. We always try to ensure that our clients are fairly and appropriately compensated for the injuries and losses they endured as a result of someone else’s negligence.
Recoveries of Note
Jury Verdict: $4,800,000
Flammable clothing caused burns to an 8-year-old whose older friends were playing with gasoline and matches.
Motorcyclist was injured when a car made a left turn in front of him.
A 6-year-old boy suffered bowel and spinal injuries in a head-on collision.
A police officer was struck by a car in the line of duty.
A motorcyclist became a paraplegic in an accident with a van.
A bar continued to serve an obviously drunk patron who later crashed into our client’s car.
Arbitration Award: $1,100,000
After a minor car accident, a teenager developed reflex sympathetic dystrophy of her foot.
A highway construction worker sustained permanent injuries when a teenage driver lost control of her car and fishtailed over several lanes of traffic, skidding into the construction zone and then into the worker.
A construction worker fell from a roof at a Long Island job site, resulting in permanent shortening of his injured leg.
A construction worker was paralyzed while working at a construction site in one of NYC’s 5 boroughs, when a roof collapsed, severing his spine.
A construction worker fell off a scaffold and badly fractured his heel, leading to a neurological condition called CRPS.
A union laborer was in the process of setting up scaffolding at a Brooklyn job site and fell 15 feet when the surface he was standing on collapsed from underneath him.
Jury Verdict: $5,700,000
A young mother of two died due to her doctor’s failure to diagnose a cerebral aneurysm.
A firefighter injured in a car accident died of a blood clot that should have been diagnosed and successfully
Failed spinal surgery due to the doctors’ improper construction of surgical hardware, resulting in patient’s
need for five additional surgeries.
An elderly woman suffered severe bed sores. Discovery revealed that the nursing home altered the client’s chart after she was discharged from the facility.
An elderly man with Parkinson’s and difficulty swallowing was given cut-up meat when MDs had ordered “ground meat only” and he choked to death as a result.
After falling in a hospital and suffering from a broken hip, an 81-year-old man also suffered from dehydration at the nursing home in which he was recuperating.
The family of a 91 year-old woman received this settlement offer an infection from a bedsore caused her death. The victim was recovering from a broken hip at a hospital.