Our client was performing routine maintenance on an air conditioner. He had to use a wooden ladder, which slid on a slippery floor, making him fall.
Injuries: Three fractures in his ankle requiring surgery
Managing Partner and lead trial lawyer for Proner and Proner, a law firm dedicated to representing injured consumers and accident victims since 1958
AV rated, the highest possible peer review for skill and ethics by Martindale Hubbell
Life member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates
Founder, "Proner Kids Foundation" Charity
Selected "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by the American Trial Layers Association
Lead attorney for the victims of the Costa Concordia Shipwreck off the Coast of Italy, the largest shipwreck since the Titanic.
Last year we recovered over $15 million for our clients.
With that money, our clients are able to pay their medical bills. They are getting their lives back on track after serious injuries and they are holding to account the people who wrongfully injured them.
$1,100,000.00 - Female, 35: Motorcyclist hit by oncoming traffic
Our client was riding on the back of a motorcycle going south when the defendant heading north
made a left hand turn in front of the client, causing the accident.
Injuries: Fractured left leg which required surgery
Our client was riding her bicycle when a truck was turning and came up onto the sidewalk. Our client went to back up and the truck struck her.
Injuries: Catastrophic injuries to entire right side of body below the waist resulting in amputation of the right leg and hind quarter; bladder rupture; multiple rib and spinal fractures.
Workers in New York have Protection under the Labor Law
Sometimes an employer does not provide the worker with adequate ladders or scaffolding to do a job. The Labor Law in New York State provides certain protections for many workers in these circumstances. Section 240 of the Labor Law which (1) sets forth and limits the nature of the work that is covered when an [VIEW MORE]
June 22 2018
Brooklyn Construction Firm Forced To Pay Immigrant Workers $300G After Cheating The Workers Out Of Fair Overtime Wages
More than twenty workers were recently awarded over $300,000 of overdue pay from The Urban Group. The Brooklyn company, contracted by the city to work on school projects, has pleaded guilty to grand larceny for underpaying the immigrant workers. The discrepancy came to light when the construction company was forced to post signage announcing the legal [VIEW MORE]
June 19 2018
Get a Motorcycle License – Get Compensation After a Motorcycle Accident Even If You Don’t Have a License
A New York State resident must have a Class M or Class MJ driver license or learner permit to drive a motorcycle. To get a motorcycle license, you must first get a motorcycle learner permit. To get a motorcycle learner permit, you must first apply at a DMV office. There you will need to take [VIEW MORE]
Mitchell Proner provides answers to common questions