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Doctors aren’t always right, and they certainly got it wrong in my case when they dismissed and ignored my symptoms. When my heart attack was left untreated, the doctors’ mistakes nearly killed me. I’m glad I turned to Friedman, Domiano & Smith. Your team guided me through this legal battle and helped me get restitution.

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A car turned right in front of my motorcycle causing an unavoidable accident. When the driver’s insurance company rushed to offer a settlement, I wasn’t sure what to do. The lawyers at Friedman, Domiano & Smith advised me of my rights and were able to obtain more extensive compensation for my injuries. Thank you for your guidance and kindness during an overwhelming experience.

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Unsafe conditions at my workplace caused a brick wall to collapse leaving me injured and unable to return to work. Worker’s Compensation didn’t even come close to covering my losses. Your team at Friedman, Domiano & Smith went above and beyond to help me attain compensation beyond what Workers Compensation paid.

- Steve Killeen

Recent Verdicts and Settlements

$20,000 in Damages Recovered by 82-Year-Old

An 82-year-old nursing home resident, and a high fall risk patient, was improperly monitored by nursing home staff, resulting in a fall, severe head injuries, and lacerations. The resident recovered $20,000 in damages.

Intoxicated Man Struck by Train Recovers Settlement

An intoxicated man walking on Conrail tracks was struck by a train and recovered $15,000.

$47,500 Recovered by 41-Year-Old Man in Auto Accident

A 41-year-old man recovered $47,500 when he was injured due to another driver making a left turn in front of him.

$50,000 Recovered After Being Struck by A Driver Asleep at the Wheel

A 27-year-old man recovered $50,000 when another driver fell asleep at the wheel, crossed left of center, and struck plaintiff’s vehicle head-on.

Severe Rear-End Auto Accident Results in $210,000 Recovered

A 45-year-old woman recovered $210,000 when she was involved in a severe rear-end automobile collision.

Woman and Mother Each Recover $100,000

A 53-year-old woman and her 71-year-old mother were severely injured in an auto accident when another driver negligently crossed the double yellow lines. The daughter recovered $105,000 policy limits and the mother recovered $100,000.

Head on Collision Results in $122,000 Recovered

A 74-year-old woman recovered $122,000 when the driver of another vehicle struck her vehicle head-on.

Improperly Secured Wheelchair

A 25-year-old woman confined to a wheelchair sustained injuries when her wheelchair was not properly secured in an ambulance, causing the wheelchair to overturn while in transit to the hospital. She recovered $25,000 for her injuries.

17-Year-Old Boy Recovers $85,000 After Driver Falls Asleep

$85,000 was tendered to a 17-year-old boy who suffered personal injuries when his driver fell asleep at the wheel and lost control of the vehicle.

Damages Recovered by 45-Year-Old When Employer Fails to Reinstate

A 45-year-old man recovered damages from his employer when it failed to reinstate him to his position after he sustained a non-work-related injury and completed all required medical exams.

Severe Rear-End Auto Accident Results in $210,000 Recovered

A 45-year-old woman recovered $210,000 when she was involved in a severe rear-end automobile accident.

Father Recovers $600,000 After Doctor Deviated from Standards

$600,000 was awarded to the estate of a 36-year-old father of three who died from drug intoxication. A claim was pursued against the doctor who deviated from acceptable standards of medical care.

Settlement Reached After Woman Was Sexually Harassed by Supervisor

An appropriate settlement was reached against a company on behalf of a woman who was sexually harassed by her male supervisor.

$12,500 Recovered by 35-Year-Old Woman After Sexual Harassment

AA 35-year-old woman recovered $12,500 in a settlement with her employer after she was sexually harassed by her boss.

Estate of 12-Year-Old Girl Recovers $90,000 After Train Accident

A 12-year-old girl walking across a railroad bridge was struck and killed by a train. The estate recovered $90,000.