Sample Verdicts & Settlements

Special Education:

 

  • $62,500 money damages plus counsel fees for violation of §504.
  • Three year private placement in a Residential Treatment Facility (Approx. $500,000 cost) plus counsel fees.
  • One year payment for private school (Approx. $40,000) plus counsel fees.
  • Two year payment (Approx. $80,000) for private school plus counsel fees.
  • Four year payment (Approx. $160,000) for private school plus counsel fees.
  • Two year payment (Approx. $95,000) for private school, NJ.
  • Reimbursement plus counsel fees after favorable administrative verdict but before federal District court appellate verdict (approx. $125,000).
  • IEP placement at neighboring County School District.

 

Personal Injury and Insurance Litigation:

 

  • $1,500,000 verdict - Premises liability, slip and fall, quadriplegic.
  • $400,000 settlement - Premises liability, slip and fall, fractured ankle requiring surgery.
  • $150,000 settlement - passenger in truck where cargo hit bridge overpass, herniated disc, no surgery.
  • $100,000 full policy tender, UIM ongoing, Monroe County, PA - Low speed collision which destabilized preexisting Aortic Dissection requiring surgical repair.
  • $130,000 settlement, Monroe county, PA - Dog bite, facial scar, 13 year old girl.
  • $97,000 Settlement, Allstate - Auto, disc herniation, no surgery.
  • $47,500 settlement, Lancaster County, PA - Bad Faith denial of Property Theft claim in Iowa.
  • Recovery of life insurance proceeds due denied in Bad Faith plus counsel fees.
  • Recovery of long term disability benefits denied in Bad Faith.

 

Elder Law:

 

  • Estate Documents: Wills, POA’s, Advanced Medical Directives, Guardianships.
  • Special Needs Trusts (Living, Testamentary, Special Education).
  • Medicaid Issues.
  • Incapacitation Litigation (Representation for alleged incapacitated person, Guardian of the Estate and/or Person, and Interested Parties).
  • Elder Abuse.
  • Revocation of Power of Attorney to stop agent from manipulating Trust Income for her own benefit.