Recent Cases

Below are some of the recent cases successfully resolved by The Dearie Law Firm, P.C. If you have a question about a similar incident, Contact Us or call 1-800-2-DEARIE.

Case

Settlement/Verdict

Utility Worker diagnosed with Mesothelioma due to Asbestos exposure$5,900,000
Brooklyn truck driver crushed when vehicles being removed from his flatbed truck fell from the magnetic crane lifting them$4,750,000
NYPD Officer diagnosed with cancer after working at the 9/11 WTC site$2,760,000
Worker falls to death in construction elevator shaft$1,600,000
Ship Builder diagnosed with Lung Cancer due to Asbestos exposure$1,100,000
Dock builder drowns after falling off wooden pier bumper into the Harlem River$7,000,000
Young boy’s leg bitten by a pitbull outside of his home$475,000
Port Authority Police Officer disabled due to respiratory injuries from exposure during rescue and recovery work at the WTC$2,300,000
Failure to diagnosis a spinal cord compression on an MRI film$1,250,000
Plumber diagnosed with Mesothelioma due to Asbestos exposure$2,800,000
Carpenter injures back after falling through an unsupported floor on a Manhattan construction site$1,750,000
Small steel piece falls off a metal sheet during pile driving, killing a worker$2,600,000
Transit Worker exposed to Asbestos diagnosed with Lung Cancer$553,000
Woman struck by city bus while crossing the street in Brooklyn$1,100,000
Manhattan woman infected with Hepatitis C from dirty dialysis machine$675,000
Six-year old child living with significant birth defect$1,250,000
Sheet metal worker diagnosed with Lung Cancer due to Asbestos exposure$1,600,000
Motorcyclist collides with a car in Manhattan$158,000
Pile driving hammer strikes dock builder in the chest fatally injuring him$1,800,000
Motorcyclist killed after vehicle impacted his front tire on Bruckner Boulevard in the Bronx$2,500,000
Carpenter diagnosed with Lung Cancer following exposure to Asbestos$982,000
Pedestrian struck by truck while crossing a Manhattan street$250,000
Carpenter falls off a roof during construction work$975,000
Building wall collapses and temporarily buries construction worker at a Manhattan construction site$350,000
Young child infected from exposure to Aspergillis while a patient in a city hospital$1,000,000
Electrician diagnosed with Mesothelioma due to Asbestos exposure$1,500,000
Commercial diver injured on marine construction site$275,000
Recreational boating passenger injured when boat collides with construction equipment$325,000
Plaintiff hurt due to slip and fall on ice at airport$150,000