Case Verdicts


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Award: $5,299,210
Case: Ulster County Man
Venue: Supreme Court of NY, Ulster County
Date: June 23, 2008
Expert: Donna Flannery, Life Care Planner
Summary: An Ulster County man was a barge captain who was injured as the result of a defective ladder. He suffered a fractured leg which required multiple surgeries, and ultimate diagnosis of a chronic pain condition of the lower extremity. The case was brought under the Jones Act and general maritime law. The verdict in excess of $5,000,000 was for the plaintiff.