Trial team lead by Aaronson Rappaport Partner, Daniel Nessim, wins defense verdict in New York County.

Aaronson Rappaport celebrates another win for a happy client! Partner, Daniel Nessim, and his trial team received a defense verdict in New York County for their physician client operating an independent gastroenterology practice.  The case involved claims that there was a failure to diagnose celiac disease leading to malabsorption syndrome, overall weakness and nephropathy, requiring the 47 year old plaintiff to use a walker and wheelchair for mobility and need the assistance of a home health aide. In closing, plaintiff asked the jury to aware $10 Million in damages.

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Orthopedic case in Kings County dismissed in its entirety on summary judgment.

Judge Spodek, of Kings County Supreme Court, granted Aaronson Rappaport’s motion for summary judgment on behalf of our orthopedic surgeon client and dismissed the case in its entirety. The defendant faced claims concerning the improper performance of a reduction surgery to address an ankle fracture in a 27 year old patient. ARFD Associate, Daniel Milstein prevailed in arguing that the physician properly exercised his medical judgment and comported with the standard of medical and surgical care at all times. https://cases.justia.com/new-york/other-courts/2018-2018-ny-slip-op-32229-u.pdf?ts=1537219784.

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Unanimous verdict obtained on behalf of ARFD clients by Nicholas Marotta and trial team in Nassau County.

On April 15, 2019, ARFD Partner, Nicholas Marotta, and his trial team of Jessica Seyer and Tivara Grant, received a unanimous defense verdict before Judge Marber of the Supreme Court of Nassau County, State of New York, on behalf of ARFD clients, a dermatologist and the associated practice group. The case involved claims that the defendants failed to timely diagnose basal cell carcinoma of the right parietal scalp, leading to progression of the cancer into the skull, bone and dura, requiring surgical and radiation treatment, with present diminution of activities of daily living, loss of enjoyment of life, and the inability to maintain

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13 Aaronson Rappaport Partners and Of Counsel named as 2019 NY-Metro Super Lawyers! 6 Attorneys named as NY-Metro Rising Stars!

Aaronson Rappaport would like to congratulate our members, of counsel, and associates named as 2019 NY-Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars! 2019 NY-Metro Super Lawyers: Robert Chappell, Robert Deutsch, Peter Fazio, Craig Fenno, Andrew Kaplan, Philip Lerner, Nick Marotta, Robert Melnick, Nancy Pennie, Jay Rappaport, Lawrence Rosenblatt, Deirdre Tracey, and Barbara Ryan. 2019 NY-Metro Rising Stars: Elise Balaban, Alison Deaner, Lindsay DeCarlo, Kevin Denaro, Allison Landwehr, and Margot Weisberg.  

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Peter Fazio to speak before the American Bar Association on Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation

Aaronson Rappaport is proud to announce that Peter J. Fazio will be speaking at the upcoming 2019 American Bar Association’s Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation seminar at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, California.  Peter will be presenting on Modern Event Data Recorders. The seminar begins April 3rd and concludes on April 5th, 2019. More information about this event can be found here.  

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