Personal Injury

Medical Malpractice

Doctor failed to properly monitor healing of arm fracture after surgery resulting in pain and partial loss of range of motion.

Settlement of $250,000

Auto Accident

College student sustained scalp and hand cuts and a concussion in a car accident on Route 2 in Bedford that was caused by another driver. He was not admitted to the hospital. A doctor believed that his head injury caused some attention span and memory problems for a period of time.

Settlement of $165,000

Wrongful Death

A man in his late 50s who was in treatment with a psychologist for depression committed suicide, leaving a widow and two teenage children. Investigation revealed that the psychologist breached the standard of care by failing to act on the patient's increasing depression.

Settlement of $500,00

Wrongful Death

A forty-year-old single man died in the North Tower of the World Trade Center in the September 11 terrorist attacks. The family filed a claim with the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.

Settlement of $1.3 million

Auto Accident

A Framingham resident sustained several fractured ribs and a punctured lung in an auto accident caused by a driver going through a stop sign in Norwood.

Settlement of $100,000

Nursing Home Injury

Nursing home patient sustained burn to her arm from falling out of bed and landing near a heater. Investigation revealed that nursing home violated standards regarding distance of beds from heaters

Settlement of $90,000

Defective Product

Client sustained severe hand injury using a circular saw. Unknown to client, saw owner had removed safety guard on saw. Claim settled against homeowner's insurer of saw owner before suit.

Settlement of $265,000

Auto Accident

Client had headaches and vertigo after being struck by a car while a pedestrian. No hospitalization. Client tried to settle with insurer but could only obtain $2,000 offer. Client did not want to file suit and case settled for $10,000 after attorney became involved.

Settlement of $10,000

Assault

Man hit in face by stranger in Boston, sustained nose fracture. Perpetrator was identified by police, and he later paid a $10,000 settlement.

Settlement of $10,000

Auto Accident

Car struck at intersection resulting in neck and back pain requiring physical therapy but no hospitalization or surgery.

Settlement of $25,000

Defective Product

Young boy sustained injury to his penis from being caught in the mesh of a swimsuit. He fully recovered. Investigation revealed that manufacturer of swimsuit was aware of similar injuries, but it failed to change the design.

Settlement of $25,000

Auto Accident

Head-on collision resulting in small sternum fracture which did not require treatment other than pain medication.

Settlement of $28,000

Auto Accident

Woman hit by car that rolled down hill after breaking loose from tow truck. Client had neck, back and knee injury with outpatient arthroscopic surgery.

Settlement of $105,000

Auto Accident

Driver struck broadside by car that ran a red light. Injury was a clavicle fracture requiring outpatient surgery. Settlement of $50,000 policy limit from other driver, and $80,000 from client's underinsurance insurance coverage.

Settlement of $130,000

Auto Accident

Pedestrian struck by car in crosswalk sustained leg fractures and required surgery.

Settlement of $330,000