Reiff & Bily

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  1. Construction negligence

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    $550,000 Construction Negligence Settlement: Three year old suffered severe burns to his arm and torso when he fell out of bed and landed on a baseboard heater. Case settled following jury selection.

  2. Med Mal 7

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    $650,000 Medical Negligence Settlement: delayed diagnosis of breast cancer in a 32 year old woman. Settled immediately prior to trial for $650,000. 

  3. product liability 5

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    $775,000 Personal Injury Settlement: Furnace repair technician became entrapped in still-hot industrial furnace when employee shut furnace door without knowledge of individual’s presence inside. Plaintiff suffered burns to 40% of his body. Settled prior to adverse ruling on Motion for Summary Judgment for $775,000. 

  4. Premises 6

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    $800,000 Recovery: A carpenter was hurt when the nail he was hammering chipped, causing a particle to enter his eye.

  5. car accident 5

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    $750,000 Motor Auto Collision Result: Client sustained mild neuropsychological injuries and a herniated disc during auto crash.

  6. car accident 4

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    $750,000 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlement: A husband and wife suffered serious injuries, including carpal tunnel syndrome (release), bulging discs, and cervical lumbar strain after their vehicle was rear-ended during a traffic accident.

  7. car accident 3

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    $1,675,000 Result: Intersection car accident resulting in dental fractures, pneumothorax injury, rib fractures, rotator cuff injuries, and closed head injury. As a side note, another lawyer assigned a maximum value of $200,000, which is exactly $1,475,000 less than Reiff & Bily attorneys were able to secure for our client.

  8. med mal 5

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    $1,450,000 Medical Malpractice Recovery: A woman with depression that was referred to a psychiatrist by her health care provider’s HMO referral booklet (HMO) was drugged and sexually assaulted by the doctor. Evidence later revealed that the psychiatrist was not a licensed doctor and the health care facility never checked his credentials.

  9. product liability 6

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    $335,000 Product Liability: Plaintiff sustained tear of anterior cruciate ligament to his knee when an industrial scissor-lift he was operating fell after drifting into a small hole. Case settled at mediation for $335,000.

  10. product liability 5

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    $850,000 Product Liability: Product liability action against manufacturer of 3-wheel all terrain vehicle. Plaintiff suffered a traumatic stroke resulting in partial paralysis. Settled immediately prior to trial for $850,000.