Historical

Schiavetti, Corgan, DiEdwards, Weinberg & Nicholson, LLP


Significant Verdicts (2000 – Present)

 

Date

 

Defense Attorney

 

Opposing Counsel

 

Type of Case

 

Venue

 

Disposition

 

March 2017 Karen Ryan Christopher M. Nyberg Alleged failure to diagnose Retinitis Pigmentosa resulting in decline in visual function. Westchester County Defense Verdict
March 2017 David Sisskind Michael Noonan Alleged negligent failure to appreciate a post-operative bleed and failure to identify and remove a laparotomy sponge. Bergen County Defense Verdict
July 2016 John J. Corgan Stuart Lang Alleged ER negligence resulting in infection, pain and suffering. Westchester Defense Verdict
May 2016 Eric R. Mishara David Kates Alleged failure to diagnose and treat pulmonary embolism resulting in death. Rockland Defense Verdict
April 2016 Carl D. Weinberg Edward Sanocki Alleged negligent treatment of recto-vaginal fistula resulting in multiple surgeries, incontinence and sexual dysfunction. Bronx Plaintiff’s Verdict; Post Trial Motion Pending
December 2015 Richard W. Nicholson Bruce Ressler Alleged failure to timely preform an endoscopy and to timely diagnose and treat a gastrointestinal bleed. Rockland Defense Verdict
August 2015 John J. Corgan Gregory W. Bagen Alleged failure to promptly operate to decompress cervical spinal stenosis resulting in paraplegia. Westchester Defense Verdict
June 2015 Eric Mishara Alan Fuchsberg Alleged failure to timely perform a bypass graft surgery to treat decedent’s coronary artery disease. Kings Defense Verdict
March 2015 John J. Corgan Peter Assail Failure to diagnose breast cancer. Queens Defense Verdict
February 2015 Maureen Arciero Lufty and Santora Improper dental treatment in the form of a tooth extraction resulting in the severance of the inferior alveolar nerve and permanent pain and suffering. Dutchess Defense Verdict
December 2014 Eric Mishara Darren Epstein Performance of allegedly unnecessary total hysterectomy resulting in infertility and exacerbation of interstitial cystitis. Delaware Defense Verdict
November 2014 Maureen Arciero Louis Salimano Failure to appropriately treat a wound in emergency room. Plaintiff alleged improper treatment resulted in further infection, hospitalization, surgery and loss of earnings. Putnam Defense Verdict
August 2014 Richard W. Nicholson Steven Haber Alleged failure to diagnose urosepsis in a 1 year old infant resulting in wrongful death. Orange Defense Verdict
May 2014 Maureen M. Arciero George Smith Failure to properly treat pneumonia resulting in wrongful death. Orange Defense Verdict
April 2014 David Sisskind Fitzgerald Law Firm Lead poisoning of a child resulting in cognitive impairment Rockland Defense Verdict
February 2014 Maureen M. Arciero George Coffinas Failure to properly evaluate a 16 year old female leading to a delayed cancer diagnosis; metastatic disease and alleged wrongful death Rockland Defense Verdict
February 2014 Carl D. Weinberg Christopher Meagher Unnecessary hysterectomy due to post-partum hemorrhage Westchester Defense Verdict
November 2013 Richard W. Nicholson Steven T. Halperin Alleged negligent performance of open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) resulting in non-union of  ankle. Nassau Defense Verdict
November 2013 John J. Corgan John Bonina Alleged negligent performance of episiotomy resulting in episiotomy breakdown and need for multiple reparative surgeries, disfigurement, sexual dysfunction and painful intercourse. Bronx Defense Verdict
November 2013 Carl D. Weinberg James Fitzgerald Alleged negligent prenatal care resulting in fetal demise at term due to tight nuchal chord Bronx Plaintiff’s VerdictPost-Trial Motion pending
November 2013 Maureen M. Arciero Michael Grossman Failure to timely diagnose and treat a stroke.  Plaintiff claimed 4 years of pain and suffering plus medical expenses. Orange Defense Verdict
October 2013 Karen P. Ryan Christopher Dean Alleged negligent performance of cataract surgery wherein intraoperative complications resulted in plaintiff undergoing multiple subsequent surgeries. Queens Plaintiff’s VerdictPost-Trial Motion pending
May 2013 Carl D. Weinberg Joshua Fogel Orthopedic surgery: nerve damage due to total hip replacement Bronx Defense Verdict
May 2013 Richard Nicholson Constantinos Mallas Perforation of bowel during colonoscopy Westchester Plaintiff’s verdict of $180,000; Last demand $250,000
April 2013 Maureen M. Arciero Michael Caliguiri Failure to counsel and properly interpret fetal sonogram resulting in Wrongful Birth with Spina Bifida Rockland Defense Verdict
April 2013 Karen P. Ryan Mark M. Basichas Alleged wrongful death due to failure to treat appendicitis Nassau Plaintiff’s VerdictPost-Trial Motion pending
April 2013 Gerald D. DiEdwards Henry Schwartz Wrongful death failure to diagnose bowel cancer Nassau Plaintiff’s Verdict- appeal pending
April 2013 Carl D. Weinberg Trolman Glaser & Lichtman, P.C. Neurosurgery: alleged delay in operating on cauda equina syndrome, resulting in paralysis, incontinence and impotence Rockland Defense Verdict

February 2013

Richard W. Nicholson

Erica Sattler

Alleged failure to diagnose and treat Stage III breast cancer resulting in a double mastectomy

New York

Defense Verdict

February 2013

Karen P. Ryan

Raymond Raskin

Alleged- failure to timely treat a myocardial infarction with thrombolytics and angioplasty resulting in significant heart damage

Richmond

Defense Verdict

February 2013

David Sisskind

Stephen Erickson

Alleged failure to perform a cervical cerclage resulting in  premature birth of infant causing permanent brain damage, spastic quadraparesis, and requiring lifetime custodial care

Bronx

Defense Verdict

January 2013

Gerald DiEdwards

Fitzgerald & Fitzgerald

Alleged improper performance of rotator cuff surgery leading to anterior deltoid detachment and loss of arm function.

Queens

Defense Verdict

January 2013

Karen P. Ryan

Martin Wolf

Alleged- failure to diagnose and treat retinal tears following cataract surgery resulting in loss of vision

Kings

Defense Verdict

January 2013

Maureen M. Arciero

Robert Eisen

Failure to diagnose Pelvic Inflammatory Disease leading to loss of ovary in 18 year old.

Rockland

Directed Verdict after preclusion of plaintiff’s expert

October 2012

Carl D. Weinberg

Mark Eskenazi

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose Viral Meningitis

Bronx

Plaintiff Verdict

August 2012

David Sisskind

Rhona Silverman, Esq.

Negligent performance of cesarean section resulting  in massive hemorrhage requiring an emergency hysterectomy

Kings

Defense Verdict

August 2012

Carl D. Weinberg

Katharine Hall

Blindness following cataract surgery on one-eyed 79-year-old man

Westchester

Defense Verdict

June 2012

Carl D. Weinberg

Thomas P. O’Malley

Wrongful Death; Failure to diagnose stomach cancer

Bronx

Defense Verdict

May 2012

Karen P. Ryan

Martin H. Weisfuse

Alleged failure to diagnose severe mitral valve regurgitation

New York

Defense Verdict

March 2012

Carl D. Weinberg

Stanley Landers

Brain damage and loss of fingers in premature infant

Bronx

Plaintiff-Motion Pending

January 2012

Carl D. Weinberg

Peter Rosenberg

Alleged failure to diagnose meningitis & endocarditis resulting in brain damage

Bronx

Defense Verdict

October 2011

Maureen M. Arciero

Robert Fellows

Negligent exam resulting in perforated eardrum and loss of hearing

Rockland

Defense Verdict

October 2011

Carl D. Weinberg

Richard Robbins

Alleged failure to diagnose primary lesion resulting in unnecessary decompression surgery

Sullivan

Defense Verdict

September 2011

Maureen M. Arciero

William Grace

Failure to diagnose Breast Cancer

Rockland

Discontinued during trial  after cross examination of plaintiff’s expert

June 2011

Karen P. Ryan

Jeffrey Strauss

Alleged negligent cholecystectomy

Rockland

Defense Verdict

June 2011

Maureen M. Arciero

Paul Marx

Wrongful death 44-year-old delayed cancer diagnosis

Rockland

Defense Verdict

February 2011

Richard W. Nicholson

Marilyn Nelson Cashman

Recurrent laryngeal nerve paralysis after elective lymph node dissection

New York

Defense Verdict

January 2011

Karen P. Ryan

Paul Cutrone

Alleged failure to diagnose post-operative infection after abdominoplasty resulting in pain and suffering and revision surgery

Nassau

Defense Verdict

November 2010

Karen P. Ryan

David Dean

Alleged negligent management of an osteochondroma resulting in a tib fib fracture with subsequent non-union.

Westchester

Defense Verdict

October 2010

Carl D. Weinberg

Peter Overzat

Alleged wound dehiscence & infection after surgery for ruptured Achilles tendon

New York

Defense Verdict

October 2010

Maureen M. Arciero

Andrew Friedman, Esq. of Friedman, Khafif & Sanchez

Failure to properly refer patient with prior history of an MI for cardiac catheterization resulting in second MI and diminished life expectancy.

Rockland

Defense Verdict

April 2010

Carl D. Weinberg

Larry Singer of Ronemus & Vilensky

Failure to diagnose breast cancer.

Bronx

Defense Verdict

March 2010

Maureen M. Arciero

Kevin Mulhearn

Transection of ureters during laparoscopic hysterectomy

Rockland

Defense verdict

February 2010

Carl D. Weinberg

Avellino & Nitkewicz

Permanent hemodialysis secondary to failure to diagnose IGA nephropathy

New York

Plaintiff’s Verdict

February 2010

David W. Sisskind

David Dean

Failure to diagnose bladder cancer

New York

Defense verdict

February 2010

David W. Sisskind

Richard Scanlon

Delay in diagnosis of jaw fracture

Rockland

Defense Verdict

January 2010

Maureen M. Arciero

Jeffrey Schonbrun

Arterial injury during hernia repair

Rockland

Defense Verdict

December 2009

Eric R. Mishara

Jay Margolis

Alleged wrongful death of 71 year old male who developed postoperative pneumonia

New York

Defense verdict

November 2009

Carl D. Weinberg

Rhona Silverman

8-month “conscious coma” and wrongful death due to negligent insertion of catheter for dialysis

Bronx

Defense Verdict

October 2009

Carl D. Weinberg

Charles Luceno

Unnecessary surgery due to misdiagnosis of post-operative ileus as bowel obstruction

Westchester

Defense Verdict

April 2009

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Ed Milstein

Wrongful death 60 year old female from perforation following colonoscopy.  Six months pain and suffering prior to death.

New York

Defense Verdict

April 2009

Carl D. Weinberg

Christopher Dean

Erb’s Palsy secondary to shoulder dystocia

Kings

Plaintiff’s verdict $2,500,000; settled for $1,350,000 after post-trial motion

March 2009

Carl D. Weinberg

Edgar P. Campbell, Esq.

Alleged failure to diagnose small bowel obstruction resulting in necrosis

Sullivan

Defense Verdict

March 2009

Eric R. Mishara

Bruce Clark

Alleged wrongful death of 64 year-old woman from pulmonary embolism

Queens

Plaintiff’s verdict $3,000,000; post-trial motions pending

January 2009

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Dankner & Milstein, P.C.

Rectal tear and peritonitis following colonoscopy resulting in colostomy

New York

Defense Verdict

December 2008

David W. Sisskind

Barry Kantrowitz

Alleged wrongful death of 62 year-old man due to post-operative sepsis

Rockland

Defense Verdict

December 2008

Carl D. Weinberg

Elsa Preston Rodriguez

Failure to diagnose alleged cardiac condition in 4 year-old leading to death

Bronx

Plaintiff’s verdict $3,000,000; reduced on post-trial motion to $300,000; JNOV granted by Appellate Division

November 2008

Carl D. Weinberg

Ed Sanocki

Permanent nerve impairment secondary to hematoma following hemiarthroplasty

Rockland

Defense Verdict

June 2008

Eric R. Mishara

Michael Flomenhaft

Myofascial Pain Syndrome & Drug Dependency Due to Spinal Surgery

Suffolk

Defense Verdict

June 2008

Carl D. Weinberg

Vladimir Matsiborchuk

Damage to Common Bile Duct Secondary to Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Bronx

Defense Verdict

May 2008

Richard W. Nicholson

Sullivan, Papain

Failure to Diagnose Stomach Cancer in a 60-Year-Old woman

Kings

Plaintiff’s Verdict$100,000 Demand $1.9 million

April 2008

Timothy J. Lenane

Leslie Lewis

Failure to diagnose juvenile glaucoma, nystagmus, strabismus and amblyopia

Richmond

Defense Verdict

April 2008

John J. Corgan

Harry Katz, Esq.

Negligent intra-operative transmission of HCV

Westchester

Defense Verdict

April 2008

Carl D. Weinberg

Dankner & Milstein

Erb’s Palsy

Bronx

Defense Verdict

March 2008

David W. Sisskind

Mary Ann Walling

Negligent performance of ileo-cecal resection without ruling out Crohn’s Disease

Queens

Defense Verdict

March 2008

Carl D. Weinberg

James Wilkens

Failure to administer meningitis vaccine and diagnose pneumococcal meningitis resulting in brain damage to infant

Westchester

Defense Verdict

February 2008

Timothy J. Lenane

Bonita Zelman

Improper excision of the sublingual nerve resulting in lingual nerve damage and damage to the muscle of the tongue

New York

Settled prior to closing arguments; co-defendant contributed $2,300,000 and client hospital contributing $200,000

February 2008

Karen P. Ryan

Patricia Moro

Failure to monitor nursing home patient; Hip fracture

Westchester

Defense Verdict

December 2007

Carl D. Weinberg

Andrew Humphreys

Above-the-knee amputation; Failure to diagnose compartment syndrome following total knee replacement

Putnam

Defense Verdict

October 2007

David W. Sisskind

Pasquale Vairo

Wrongful death from post-operative pulmonary embolism

Richmond

$1,000,000 verdict settled for $800,000 following post-trial motions

June 2007

John J. Corgan

Paul LeClair

Improper prescription of Dilantin causing Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, desquamation of her skin, scars and other injuries.

 

Queens

Plaintiff’s verdict $1,000,000 below settlement demand

April 2007

Carl D. Weinberg

Rhona A. Silverman

Wrongful death; failure to diagnose colon cancer

Bronx

Defense Verdict

April 2007

Karen P. Ryan

Antoinette Sciretta

Cross-contamination & infection from improper colonoscopy

Nassau

Defense Verdict

March 2007

John J. Corgan

Fink & Platz

Mismanagement of labor and delivery resulting in Erb’s Palsy in 3 year old infant.

New York

Defense Verdict for our Doctor

January 2007

Richard W. Nicholson

David Taback

Failure to diagnose spontaneous bilateral compartment syndrome compartment

Rockland

Discontinued during trial

January 2007

Carl D. Weinberg

Charles Rappaport

Erb’s Palsy secondary to shoulder dystocia

Bronx

Defense Verdict

November 2006

Karen P. Ryan

David Gould

Failure to treat and diagnose a liver abscess

Queens

Defense Verdict

September 2006

Carl D. Weinberg

Elliot Lewis

Failure to Diagnose Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

Bronx

Plaintiff’s Verdict – Motion to Set Aside Pending

July 2006

Eric R. Mishara

Marvin Salenger

Birth injury, Erb’s palsy secondary to vacuum extractor assisted delivery

Queens

Defense Verdict

June 2006

Timothy J. Lenane

Gary Silverstein

Failure to diagnose a fracture of the distal radius and injury to the median nerve

Sullivan

$275,000 verdict settled for $220,000 post-trial

May 2006

Richard W. Nicholson

Dawn Deweil

Left inguinal neuropathy secondary to hernia repair surgery

New York

Defense Verdict

May 2006

David W. Sisskind

Stephen Donahue

Negligent Neuro- Surgery on Brain Tumor Leading to Stroke in 28 yr old man

Bronx

JNOV on Post Trial Motion after Plaintiff’s Verdict; Affirmed on appeal

April 2006

David W. Sisskind

Arnold Goldstein of Goldstein & Goldstein

Negligent intubation resulting in hypoxia, tracheostomy scar, vocal cord paralysis, additional surgery and scarring

Kings

Defense Verdict

December 2005

Richard W. Nicholson

Gerald Ryan

Below the knee amputation due to failure to timely hospitalize and treat

Queens

Defense Verdict

October 2005

Carl D. Weinberg

Joseph Awad of Silberstein, Awad & Miklos

Ilio-inguinal neuropathy & loss of testicle secondary to hernia repair surgery

Bronx

Defense Verdict

June 2005

Timothy J. Lenane

Robert Sgarlato

Failure to perform timely Caesarian Section resulting in symphysis pubis diastasis

Richmond

Defense Verdict

May 2005

Karen P. Ryan

Neva Hoffmaier

Negligent repair of a rotator cuff tear

Westchester

Defense Verdict

November 2004

Richard W. Nicholson

Efrom Gross

Compartment Syndrome Due to Failure to Monitor Circulation During Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

New York

Defense Verdict

October 2004

John J. Corgan

Michael Krakauer

Failure to Diagnose, Treat Congenital Malformation of Feet

Westchester

Case Dismissed at Trial

October 2004

Karen P. Ryan

Paul Garland

Failure to Timely Diagnose & Operate Upon Herniated Discs

New York

Defense Verdict

October 2004

David W. Sisskind

Mark Bernstein

Negligent Revision of Hip Replacement Surgery

New York

Defense Verdict

October 2004

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Steven R. Mahler

Wrongful Death; Failure to Administer Test Dose & Inadequate Resuscitation After Anaphylactic Reaction

New York

Defense Verdict

October 2004

Richard W. Nicholson

Burns & Harris

Brain Damaged Mother from Hemorrhage Following C-Section

Rockland

Plaintiff’s Verdict $1.25 million

September 2004

Carl D. Weinberg

Peter E. Tangredi

Three Unnecessary Spinal Surgeries Resulted in Failed Back Syndrome

Westchester

Defense Verdict

July 2004

Eric R. Mishara

Raymond Raskin

Failure to Diagnose & Treat Ankle Fracture

Kings

Defense Verdict

July 2004

Karen P. Ryan

Robert Danzi

Failure to diagnose and treat an intestinal perforation, resulting in a plaintiff’s verdict

Westchester

Plaintiff’s verdict $70,000

May 2004

Timothy J. Lenane

Peter DiBlasio

Failure to reverse a colostomy in a timely fashion resulting in multiple fistulas

Richmond

Plaintiff’s verdict $62,000; Plaintiff’s lowest demand was $1,200,000

April 2004

Richard W. Nicholson

Laurence M. Deutsch

Negligent Administration of Chelation Therapy

New York

Defense Verdict

March 2004

John J. Corgan

Jessie Waldinger

Premature Discharge and Failure to Treat Ophthalmic Stroke Causing Monocular Blindness

Westchester

Plaintiff’s Verdict  $275,000; Plaintiff’s lowest demand $800,000

December 2003

Carl D. Weinberg

Schneider, Kleinick & Weitz

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose & Treat Perforated Diverticulitis

Kings

Defense Verdict

October 2003

David W. Sisskind

Lawrence Biondi

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose Lung Cancer

Westchester

Defense Verdict

July 2003

Eric R. Mishara

Charles Silverstein

Failure to Diagnose Placental Abruption

Causing Profound Birth Injuries

New York

Defense Verdict

June 2003

David W. Sisskind

Paul LeClair

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose Lung Cancer

Bronx

Defense Verdict

June 2003

Richard W. Nicholson

George Catlett

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose

and Treat Cardiac Hypertrophy

Bronx

Defense Verdict

June 2003

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Mariangela Chiaravalloti

Delay in Diagnosis and Treatment of Stroke

New York

Defense Verdict

April 2003

David W. Sisskind

Bodner & Waldinger

Negligent Treatment of

Postoperative Wound Infection

Kings

Defense Verdict

April 2003

Carl D. Weinberg

Jason Platt

Failure to Diagnose Pneumonia Resulting in Surgery for Thoracotomy and Decortication

Westchester

Defense Verdict

March 2003

Carl D. Weinberg

Weitz & Luxenberg

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose Ovarian Cancer in 32 year-old Working Mother

Bronx

Defense Verdict

February 2003

John J. Corgan

Reardon & Sclafani

Paralysis & Aphasia Following Elective Cardiac Catheterization

Westchester

Defense Verdict

January 2003

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Barry S. Huston

Failure to Diagnose and Treat Evolving Ischemic Stroke with TPA

Sullivan

Defense Verdict

December 2002

Eric R. Mishara

David Rutherford

Wrongful Death; 21 year-old

due to anaphylactic reaction

Kings

Defense Verdict

December 2002

Carl D. Weinberg

Alvin Gordon

Intra-abdominal Abscesses and

Hydrocele Following Appendectomy

Bronx

Defense Verdict

November 2002

Richard W. Nicholson

Peter Tangredi

Maternal Complications

Following Cesarean Section

Kings

Defense Verdict

July 2002

David W. Sisskind

Peter Gale

Negligent Cataract Surgery; Failure

to Diagnose Temporal Arteritis

Kings

Defense Verdict

July 2002

John J. Corgan

Eric M. Turkewitz

Negligent Hysterectomy Surgery Causing

Vesio-Vaginal Fistula

Westchester

Defense Verdict

April 2002

Karen P. Ryan

Lawrence Doris

Failure to Diagnose Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Kings

Defense Verdict

March 2002

John J. Corgan

Meagher & Meagher

Fail to Diagnose Wrist Fracture; Causing Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Westchester

Defense Verdict

March 2002

Carl D. Weinberg

Laurence M. Deutsch

Wrongful Death; 13-year-old boy; Failure to Treat Propionic Acidemia

Sullivan

Defense Verdict

February 2002

John J. Corgan

Edgar Campbell Associates

Cardiac Stress Test Kills Patient

Sullivan

Directed Verdict

January 2002

Carl D. Weinberg

Solomon Abrahams

Spinal Stenosis Secondary to Laminectomy

Westchester

Defense Verdict

December 2001

Anthony M. Soscia, Jr.

Lawrence D. Engle

Failure to Diagnose and Treat Herniated Disc

Bronx

Defense Verdict

December 2001

Eric R. Mishara

Martin H. Weisfuse

Ruptured spleen due to negligently

performed colonoscopy

New York

Defense Verdict

November 2001

Carl D. Weinberg

Christopher Meagher of Meagher & Meagher

Femoral Neuropathy Secondary to Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

Westchester

Plaintiff’s Verdict

October 2001

Carl D. Weinberg

Laurence E. Jacobson, P.C.

Postoperative Paralysis of Hypoglossal Nerve

Bronx

Defense Verdict

April 2001

Richard W. Nicholson

Stanley A. Landers, P.C.

Failure to Diagnose a Colloid Cyst Resulting in Hydrocephalus and Brain Damage

Suffolk

Defense Verdict

April 2001

Carl D. Weinberg

Law Office of Michael P. Barnes

Wrongful Death; Myocardial infarction

Bronx

Defense Verdict

March 2001

David W. Sisskind

Napoli, Kaiser & Associates, P.C.

Failure to Diagnose Pneumonia Resulting in Respiratory Arrest and Brain Damage to Infant

Kings

Defense Verdict

January 2001

Carl D. Weinberg

John Cullen and John Markey

Improper Antibiotics;

Allergic Interstitial Nephritis

Westchester

Defense Verdict

November 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

Philip DeCaro of DeCaro & DeCaro

Failure to Diagnose Post-Operative Staph Aureus Infection in Knee

Westchester

Plaintiff’s Verdict

October 2000

Samantha E. Quinn

Pro Se

Failure to Diagnose and Treat Osteomyelitis

USDC (SD)

Defense Verdict

August 2000

Gerald D. DiEdwards

Solomon Abrahams

Wrongful Death; Failure to Diagnose and Treat Lung Cancer

New York

Defense Verdict

July 2000

Eric R. Mishara

John J. Sobolewski

Negligent Surgery Resulting in severe

leg burns in an elderly woman

New York

Defense Verdict

July 2000

Richard W. Nicholson

Sherman & Basichos

Wrongful Death

Kings

Plaintiff’s Verdict

July 2000

David W. Sisskind

Sullivan, Papain, et al.

Improper Management of Rotator Cuff Tear

Kings

Plaintiff’s Verdict

June 2000

Eric R. Mishara

Nicholas Martino

Failure to Diagnose and Treat

Internal Tibial Torsion in an infant

Richmond

Defense Verdict

June 2000

Timothy J. Lenane

Lee Pollack

Accounting malpractice; failure to properly value medical practice at the time of sale

Westchester

Plaintiff Verdict $11,000; Plaintiffs’ lowest demand was $350,000

June 2000

David W. Sisskind

Peters, Berger, Koshel

& Goldberg, P.C.

Failure to Diagnose Rheumatic Heart Disease Leading to Aortic Valve Replacement

in a 6 yr. Old Child

Kings

Defense Verdict

June 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

Fitzgerald & Fitzgerald

Nerve Damage Resulting in

Laminectomy and Spinal Fusion

Rockland

Defense Verdict

June 2000

John J. Corgan

Sanocki , Newman & Turret

Misdiagnosis Resulting in Cardiac Death of 48 year old Mother

Westchester

Plaintiff’s Verdict  $399,000

June 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

DiBlasio, Figman, et al.

Retained Sponge; Failure to Diagnose; Nerve Damage

Westchester

Defense Verdict

June 2000

John J. Corgan

Ed Sanocki

Wrongful Death

Kings

Plaintiff’s Verdict

May 2000

Richard W. Nicholson

Ressler & Ressler

Wrongful Death for Failure to

Diagnose and Treat Hyperthyroidism

Kings

Defense Verdict

May 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

Edgar P. Campbell

Nerve Damage Resulting from

Total Hip Replacement Surgery

New York

Defense Verdict

May 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

Mangiatordi, Maher & Lemmo

Wrongful Death; Negligent Placement of Catheter for Chemotherapy

Bronx

Plaintiff’s Verdict

March 2000

John J. Corgan

Alexander V. Sansone of Law Offices of Dominick J. Robustelli

Permanent Neurological Speech Impairment

Orange

Defense Verdict

February 2000

Carl D. Weinberg

Jonathan Warner

Improper Breast Surgery to Remove Benign Mass

Bronx

Defense Verdict