Our Track Record
Police Misconduct Cases
Unlawful Shooting by Security Guard
Student rendered legally blind when shot by security guard who had past felony record and security failed to do background check.
Settlement: $ 6,500,000
The Firm represented a twenty-two year old man who was accidentally shot in the left eye by a friend, an off-duty New York City police officer. The officer was cleaning his loaded, off-duty service revolver in his apartment when the accident occurred. The jury returned a verdict of approximately $9 million against the City of New York, which was thereafter reduced by the court to approximately $2.8 million and paid by the City.
Settlement: $ 2,800,000