Dan Sweetser Successful in Employment Discrimination Trial

By |2021-07-29T13:43:06-05:00June 10th, 2021|Business, Litigation, Litigation Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

By: Dan Sweetser On May 13, 2021, Judge Kenneth Chu of the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) Division of Judges entered a verdict in favor of a large medical testing company represented by Partner Dan Sweetser. The complaint alleged that Dan’s client discharged a former employee in retaliation for soliciting co-workers to join a [...]

Bob Lytle Prevails on Behalf of Jersey City Police Officer

By |2021-04-29T12:36:33-05:00April 29th, 2021|Litigation, Litigation Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

After weeks of trial that took place in 2018, Partner Bob Lytle obtained a dismissal of all of the charges against a police officer that were contained in a 107-count indictment returned by the Hudson County grand jury. If convicted at trial, our client, who was a decorated Captain in the Jersey City Police [...]

Attorneys Hubert and Manzo Find Success for Clients in Two Injury Cases Against Local Schools

By |2021-05-25T13:33:30-05:00April 29th, 2021|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Partner Thomas Manzo resolved a case on behalf of his client who fell while at work as a teacher at a local private school. A career teacher of young children, Tom’s client slipped and fell on a wet floor when entering the school’s kitchen, where she sustained a fractured wrist and a concussion after [...]

$540K in Settlements Reached in Two Workers’ Compensation Matters

By |2021-04-29T09:28:19-05:00April 29th, 2021|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Szaferman Lakind Partners Michael Paglione and Michael Brottman worked together on behalf of their client to achieve a total settlement of $439,000 resulting from a job-related injury. The client sustained serious spinal injuries while lifting construction materials in 2004. The injuries necessitated a prolonged course of medical treatment and he was required to undergo [...]

Pedestrian Fatality – Michael Paglione Settles Difficult Wrongful Death Case For $640,000

By |2021-04-27T09:40:30-05:00April 27th, 2021|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

On March 7, 2017, at 12:30 AM, a young woman was struck and killed by a motor vehicle. The investigating police reported that the decedent was wearing dark clothing, she was not in a crosswalk when struck, and she seemed to “dart out” directly into the path of the oncoming vehicle. Surveillance video from a [...]

Stuart Tucker Receives $2.65 Million in Settlements in Two Auto Accident Cases

By |2020-12-10T11:06:53-05:00December 10th, 2020|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Partner Stuart Tucker achieved significant settlements for clients in two separate motor vehicle cases. The first case occurred in September 2015 as our client was driving on Franklin Corner Road in Lawrence Township, NJ when a truck collided with her vehicle. The collision caused our client’s vehicle to jump the sidewalk and hit a [...]

Michael Paglione Settles Two Accident Cases For $485,000

By |2020-12-10T10:38:11-05:00December 10th, 2020|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Partner Michael Paglione settled two accident cases for a total of $485,000. The first case involved a motor vehicle accident on I-295 in Hamilton Township, Mercer County. Our client was driving in the middle lane of I-295 with a flat-bed truck in the right lane approximately 100 feet in front of her. Suddenly one [...]

Michael Brottman Achieves $122K Workers’ Comp Settlement

By |2020-12-10T10:31:25-05:00December 10th, 2020|Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

On November 10, 2020, Partner Michael Brottman achieved a $122,280 settlement on behalf of his client in a workers' compensation case. His client, an auto mechanic, injured his neck and shoulder while performing auto repairs during the course of his employment. More specifically, our client tore his rotator cuff, glenoid labrum and bicep tendon, [...]

Variance Clears the Way for Independent Living Facility in Hamilton Township

By |2020-08-06T13:16:13-05:00January 11th, 2020|Commercial Real Estate & Land Use, Litigation Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Lionel J. Frank obtained a variance from the Hamilton Township Zoning Board of Adjustment to allow construction of a new care program for seniors in the Greater Mercer County area. LIFE St. Francis is a new, community based long-term care program that allows elderly individuals who would have no option other than a nursing home [...]

Settlements Reached in Two Mesothelioma Cases

By |2020-08-06T13:16:23-05:00January 11th, 2020|Litigation, Litigation Cases, Verdicts and Settlements|

Szaferman Lakind obtained a $3.65 million settlement on behalf of an auto mechanic who contracted mesothelioma as a consequence of brake work, and a $7.5 settlement on behalf of the owner of a battery company who contracted mesothelioma as a result of exposure to asbestos from a battery experiment. (2007)

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