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Knee Injuries after Construction Accident
A laborer tripped and fell down unfinished steps in a building undergoing renovation. He suffered injuries to both knees and treated with arthroscopic surgeries and ultimately, knee replacements. Mr. Katter settled this case after mediation and in court on the eve of trial. Venue: Kings County (Brooklyn), NY.
Security Guard’s Broken Ankle
A security guard tripped and fell on a cracked and uneven walkway in front of the building where she worked. She broke three bones in her ankle. Her fractured ankle was surgically repaired with metal plates and screws. After Mr. Katter defeated the building owner’s efforts to have the case dismissed, he settled the lawsuit with its insurance company. He brought the lawsuit in New York County (Manhattan), New York.
A lab technician, on a motorcycle, was stopped next to a turning tractor-trailer truck that ran over his leg. He suffered a broken ankle, which was repaired surgically with screws and plates. Mr. Katter settled this case with the truck owner’s insurance company, after all discovery of evidence was completed. Venue: Bronx County (Bronx), NY.
Pedestrian Struck by Taxi in a Construction Zone
An art designer was struck by a taxi cab after she stepped into the crosswalk. She suffered leg, pelvic and inner ear injuries. She had a hearing loss. After the case was placed on the court’s ready trial calendar, Mr. Katter mediated the case and negotiated settlements with the insurance companies for both the taxicab and the construction company that had improperly reconfigured the roadway. Venue: Kings County (Brooklyn), NY.
Burns Suffered in Dance Club
A college student suffered third-degree burns to her legs when her skirt caught fire from a candle on the floor of a dance club. She underwent skin grafting and suffered scarring. After the completion of all pretrial discovery and the case was on the court’s trial calendar, Mr. Katter settled this case at mediation. Venue: New York County (Manhattan) , NY.
Leg Fracture from Fall in Hotel Lobby
A fast-food restaurant manager slipped and fell on broken glass on steps in a hotel’s lobby and suffered a broken leg. Mr. Katter negotiated a settlement with the hotel’s insurance company after he defeated its attempt to have the lawsuit dismissed. Venue: Bronx County (Bronx), NY.