March 22, 2019

$160,000 case settlement for woman injured at shopping mall

On a Friday afternoon in May of 2013, a 50 year-old married nurse walked into an anchor store at the Poughkeepsie Galleria. As she walked through […]
March 8, 2019

Everyone is entitled to fair treatment. Even drunk or impaired drivers.

It seems cut-and-dry. An impaired driver comes upon a tight turn, loses control of his/her car and hits a tree, severely injuring the car’s passenger. Surely, […]
February 1, 2019

$80,000 trip and fall settlement for fractured arm at Wappingers Falls mini-golf

On July 21, 2017, a 56 year old LPN was playing mini-golf in Wappingers Falls with her family at about 8:30 p.m. She claimed the area […]
January 25, 2019

$300,000 settlement for delivery driver before trial on icy slip-and-fall shoulder injury

On February of 2016, a 46 year-old delivery driver pulled into a plaza in Wappingers Falls at about 7:00 a.m. to deliver pizza ingredients to a […]
January 11, 2019

$150,000 settlement for woman with injuries from auto accident

On February 18, 2017, a 56 year-old food services director for a nursing home was driving on Route 211 E in Walkill. The defendant, admittedly distracted […]
December 14, 2018

$400,000 settlement for commuter who slipped and fell on ice at a train station

A 54 year old commuter coming home from work slipped and fell on a dangerous black ice formation in a train station parking lot and sustained […]
December 11, 2018
work injury

$115,000 settlement for work injury due to heavy equipment failure

A 36 year-old employee of a local utility company was injured in March 2018 when a weld failed on a piece of heavy equipment that he […]
December 7, 2018
pre-trial settlement

$165,000 pre-trial settlement for fractured wrist in Pleasant Valley vehicle accident

  In February of 2018, an 18 year old woman was driving on North Avenue in Pleasant Valley heading to work. A person plowing snow with […]
November 28, 2018

$2 million settlement for JCPenney employee who was electrocuted at work at the Galleria Mall

  In September 2011, a 45 year-old JCPenney supervisor in Poughkeepsie was following directions she had been given by an electrical contractor regarding a faulty switch. […]