Personal Injury/Civil

$500,000.00 Settlement For Orange County Man Involved In An Accident

April 6, 2017 - B.B. v. B.W. Orange County Index # 4170/2015

$500,000.00 Settlement for a 55 year old Orange County man involved in an accident while riding his motorcycle suffering a fractured humerus, requiring surgery. The matter was mediated before Leonard Kessler in advance of a trial date. Evidence relating to damages was presented by David Darwin on behalf of our client.

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Rockland County Legislator restored to his Seat after hearing in Supreme Court Westchester, County

January 2010

Benjamin Ostrer obtained reversal of a Rockland County Board of Elections determination which cancelled the voter registration of Rockland County Legislator Jacques Michel. The action of the Board of Elections would have disqualified Michel from his Legislative Seat. The hearing before Hon. Gerald E. Loehr, J.S.C. was conducted in Westchester County after four Rockland County […]

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$350,000.00 settlement for a 37 year old woman injured in a collision with Newburgh Police Car

October 1, 2009 - Tracey D. v. City of Newburgh Orange County Supreme Court #.7260-2006

Obtained a settlement of $350,000.00 for a young woman who was injured as the result of the reckless operation of a Police car while responding to a call. The case had been declined by two well respected Hudson Valley firms in light of immunity accorded emergency responders. Rosenwasser was able to show that the Police […]

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$785,000.00 settlement for victims of collision at Bronx intersection

January 25, 2009 - W.E. v. Fernandez; Bronx Supreme Court Index # 22995-2003

Obtained a settlement of $785,000.00 in an action commenced in Bronx County just prior to trial for an Orange County couple who were injured in an intersection collision. The original offer to settle the case was $200,000.00. After readying the case for trial the defendants significantly increased their offer to settle.

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Jury Awards $550,000.00 for rear end collision

November 13, 2008 - P.W. & S.W. v. Kind et. al., Index # 5850-2007

Obtained an Orange County Jury verdict in favor of a 68 year old man for injuries sustained in a automobile accident which resulted in damage the plaintiff’s neck and spine. The defendants had offered $150,000.00 to settle prior to the trial before Hon. Elaine Slobod.

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