Pedestrian Van Accident

Wingate, Russotti, Shapiro and Halperin LLP Associate secured a settlement on behalf of a 28 year old woman who was struck by a van while crossing a Brooklyn street. The defendants argued that the woman was outside of the crosswalk and not paying attention causing her to walk into the side of the van.

As a result of the incident, the client sustained tears in her shoulder requiring surgery, and injuries to her back. Prior to trial, the firm was able to settle the case for $200,000.00.