NY Personal Injury Verdicts & Settlements
The Law Offices of Sobo & Sobo is well known throughout New York for the superior results we achieve for our clients. We strive for a successful resolution to your case, as we work toward the goal of Winning Together.
Our winning reputation starts with a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of each of our clients.
We have a history of obtaining successful settlements and verdicts in motor vehicle accidents, dog bites and dog attacks, personal injury, premises liability, slip-and-fall accidents, worker injury and wrongful death cases.
On April 8, 2010, the law firm of Sobo & Sobo won a settlement for a former Montgomery woman who suffered severe injuries from a bus accident.
A Goshen women suffered injuries to her head, neck, left shoulder and left leg when her car was struck head on. The accident occurred when another automobile crossed over the line and hit the plaintiff’s vehicle. Sobo & Sobo successfully settled the case on behalf of the victim.
A man was driving in the Town of Wawayanda when he slowed down to stop for a deer. He was rear ended and as a result, sustained injuries and aggravated injuries that occurred prior to his neck and left shoulder. Sobo & Sobo successfully settled the rear end collision case for the plaintiff.
A South Fallsburg woman was awarded the entire insurance policy as compensation for serious injuries she suffered to her lower back as a result of an August 29, 2002, car accident in the town of Thompson. The accident caused a herniated disc in her lumbar spine. The insurance company refused all settlement offers, claiming that the injuries were caused by arthritis and not the accident. After an arbitration proceeding, the referee determined that the car accident caused the herniated disc. On August 3, 2005, he awarded the woman a sizable settlement.
A construction worker fell 20 feet from a scaffold while at work on a construction site. He suffered several injuries including two fractures that required surgery and the insertion of a plate and screw in both heels. Sobo & Sobo successfully argued that the scaffold lacked required safety devices and was able to secure the kind of substantial settlement the worker deserved.
A 5 year-old girl from Montgomery New York suffered serious injuries when her neighbor’s dog attacked. The dog bit her in the face causing permanent scars. The insurance company refused all settlement offers until the day of trial when Sobo & Sobo was able to settle the case prior to jury selection. The settlement is the largest for a dog bite to a child in Orange County since 1994.
A Middletown women was injured in a drunk driving accident. The intoxicated driver who was driving without a license swerved off the road and struck a tree, the crash resulted in a fractured ankle for the victim. An injury that took two surgeries to repair. Sobo & Sobo achieved a successful settlement with the defendant’s insurance company after filing a lawsuit in Orange County Supreme Court.
A Middletown man was riding his motorcycle when a vehicle cut in front of him. The resulting accident caused fractures to the biker’s ankle and cervical spine. Sobo & Sobo won an arbitration award despite the victim’s claims that the accident was the fault of the motorcyclist.
A Middletown women was crossing the road when she was struck by a motor vehicle traveling over 45 mph. The impact threw her several feet fracturing her wrist and causing scarring to her face. Sobo & Sobo proved that the accident was the fault of the driver and a successful settlement was achieved for the victim.
Two children suffered brain damage as a result of lead paint poisoning. Sobo & Sobo successfully proved that the landlord was negligent in ignoring the existence of lead pain dangers in the premises.
A man suffered serious injuries when the tire of a snow blower exploded while being inflated. The injuries included multiple fractures to his right foot resulting in the need for two surgeries. Sobo & Sobo successfully argued that the product was negligently designed and the manufacturer agreed to pay a settlement to the victim.
An elderly woman was leaving her apartment building in New Windsor, NY on an cold November morning when she slipped and fell. She fractured her left wrist and exacerbated a prior injury to her left knee. Sobo & Sobo was able to obtain a substantial settlement for the victim.
A 2-year-old boy was riding his big wheel when he was struck and pinned by a dump truck. The child suffered serious injuries that required multiple surgeries including a intertrochanteric right hip fracture. Sobo & Sobo successfully argued that the driver of the truck was negligent and achieved a successful settlement.
A construction worker fell from the roof of a commercial building and died as a result of his injuries. The law firm of Sobo & Sobo successfully proved that the worker was not provided with proper safety devices. As a result, a landmark wrongful death settlement was awarded to the victim’s family.
A man who was attempting to start a business was injured when he fell from a ladder fracturing several toes, his left foot as well as suffering neck and back pain. When he was hired to cut branches and remove trees from the defendant’s property, he was provided a ladder and a chain saw to complete the work. Sobo & Sobo proved that the defendant was negligent when he proved a bent ladder that gave way and caused the man to fall.
An elderly female was leaving the elevator of her apartment building when she tripped and fell over a rolled up run that was placed out of the elevator by another tenant. She sustained injuries to her neck, back and ribs. Sobo & Sobo successfully settled the case for the victim.