With settlements and verdicts worth millions of dollars, Christopher T. McGrath is one of the well know New York Injury lawyers with New York based trial law firm Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo, P.C.
Some of his recent verdicts & settlements are:
Worker Injured By Defective Pasta Maker – $1,675,000 Verdict
In favor of our client, a pasta chef who got his hand caught in a pasta-making machine, which the Jury found to have been defective. Our client sustained a partial amputation of four fingers which had to be reattached by microsurgery.
Officer Responding To Emergency – $1,700,000 Verdict
In favor of our client, a police officer responding to another officer in need of assistance went through a red light with lights and sirens on and was struck by a bus which had the green light. The officer sustained a fracture of the jaw, requiring the insertion of a plate; fractured clavicle and problems with his memory. The jury found no negligence on the part of the injured officer.
Infant Falls Due to Unsecured Window Guard – $1,060,000 Verdict
In favor of our client, a 4-year-old, who fell out of an apartment window, which was not properly equipped with a window guard. As a result of the fall our client was in a coma for 5 days and was forced to take special education classes. The defendants argued that our client’s problems were congenital but the jury found in our client’s favor.
Police Cars Collide at Intersection – $2,000,000 Verdict
In favor of our client, a police officer, who was injured in an intersection collision between two police cars that were each responding to emergency calls. Our client sustained a fractured jaw requiring open reduction and internal fixation and a fracture of the cervical spine.
Painter Electrocuted – $2,000,000 Settlement
After a Verdict on Liability in favor of the estate of our client’s husband who was electrocuted by a third rail while painting a viaduct. The proof showed that the victim had not been provided with the proper protection required for the work he was performing.
He is also an adjunct Professor of Law at Hofstra University School of Law. His reputation for such work has garnered him numerous prestigious awards, including an AV rating by Martindale Hubbell.
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New York Personal Injury, trial Law Firm of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo, P.C. was founded more than 75 years ago and is one of the largest plaintiffs’ personal injury law firms in the State. Our senior legal staff is composed of talented and experienced trial lawyers, litigators and appellate lawyers, whose commitment to excellence has earned our clients hundreds of millions of dollars in recoveries over the years.
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