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The Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP, has a long track record of helping Long Island and New York City area residents who have been injured in accidents caused by the negligence of others. We have recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients in cases involving car accidents, medical malpractice, defective products, workplace injuries and other accidents.

Our lawyers have also helped many people who were hurt by unlawful employment practices. If you have been a victim of workplace discrimination, harassment or unlawful hiring, compensation, scheduling, disciplining or firing practices, we can offer you a sympathetic ear and a knowledgeable approach to righting the wrong done to you.

While each case is different and we cannot guarantee the outcome of yours, Cohen & Jaffe does guarantee you aggressive and effective representation, and close, compassionate support for you every step of the way.

Personal Injury Verdicts and Settlements:

    $4 million for a motorcyclist struck by a motor vehicle causing paraplegia.
    $875,000 for a vacationer who fractured a hip in a fall on a wet floor in a Puerto Rico hotel.
    More than $2 million for a 2-year-old boy who suffered lead poisoning from paint in a Brooklyn apartment.
    $1.3 million settlement for a woman who suffered a fractured nose, and neck and back injuries when her vehicle was broadsided by an unmarked police car in Brooklyn.
    $2.4 million for a boy suffering brain damage from lead paint poisoning.
    $500,000 settlement for the parents of a baby who died of bacterial meningitis after treatment was delayed when a Bronx hospital initially failed to run bloodwork or other tests.
    $1.5 million for a worker injured in an elevator accident sustaining knee injury requiring arthroscopic surgery and psychological injuries.
    Confidential settlement in the mid-hundred-thousand-dollar range for an 81-year-old pedestrian who was hit by a car as it made a left turn.
    $1.5 Million for a young man in an auto accident who was hit in the rear and required a lumbar fusion.  There was minimal damage to the car he was driving.
    $1.5 million for a woman who was passenger involved in two-car collision and sustained a fractured leg and zygomatic arch.
    Policy limits settlement for a jogger who was hit by a car in a university parking lot, sustaining a leg fracture.
    $1.2 million for a child passenger in two-car collision sustaining fractured skull.
    $1 million for a vehicle passenger who suffered knee and back injuries and severe headaches after a chain reaction rear-end collision.
    $215,000 for a car accident victim who suffered fractured shoulder bone.
    Six-figure settlement for the family of a Brooklyn woman who died from a brain bleed after hospital doctors failed to spot the issue on a CT scan.
    $175,000 settlement for a bicyclist who fractured his leg in an intersection accident in Queens.

Significant No-Fault Collection Cases:

  • Dr. Albert Davydov a/a/o Bertha Rodriguez v. MVAIC, Civ. Qns Index# 035566/05. Summary: MVAIC’s contention that the 30 day time requirement at 11 NYCRR 65.15(g)(3) does not apply until injured party is “qualified” is rejected and denied.
  • Complete Orthopedic Supplies, Inc. a/a/o Joseph Harris v. State Farm Ins. Co., 2007 NY Slip Op 27192[16 Misc 3d996]. Summary: An excellent step-by-step analysis of what is required for a plaintiff medical provider to win Summary Judgment against the no-fault carrier.

Let Us Put Our Experience to Work for You

Contact The Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP, today to find out how we can help you. Call us now or fill out our online contact form for a free claim review and initial consultation. We will respond to you immediately. We can even visit you at your home, workplace or in the hospital if you prefer.