FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2017, 2:48 PM
In 2011, 19-year-old Paulo Suarez received a traumatic brain injury while working on a construction project in Rye, NY. At the culmination of a 5-and-1/2-year-long personal injury legal battle, we won a $20 million settlement for him. This article provides an overview of the accident and discusses how we established liability under N.Y. Labor Law 240(1).
FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017, 4:21 PM
Proving that injuries sustained in a slip and fall accident during a winter storm are the fault of a property owner can be difficult. Recently, in such a matter, our client's case was dismissed without a trial. But our knowledge of the law and our advocacy skills enabled us to win on appeal and achieve a significant settlement.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2017, 4:04 PM
Personal injury lawyers know that no matter how good the facts of a case are, favorable law is required to win at trial. White Plains personal Injury lawyers Keegan, Keegan, & Strutt PLLC. recently fought successfully for a second trial in a slip and fall matter in which the trial court had denied our requests to charge the jury with law that we had demonstrated to be applicable, and we won a substantial settlement for our client.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2016, 3:54 PM
We represented a plaintiff/carpenter who lost his hand in a â€œchop sawâ€ accident. It took some creative lawyering and a trip to the appellate division to ensure that the he was awarded the full amount of damages that the jury had intended that he receive.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2016, 1:55 PM
Our office represented a young woman who was sexually abused by a neighbor. We used the so-called "Son of Sam Law" to preserve and attach "funds" from a line of credit that was being used by the abuser's wife to purchase a home.