Blog Posts in 2014

12.15.2014
Firm Wins Award for 2014 Top Construction Accident Cases In NY State

For the fourth year in a year, Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan, LLP has been in the New York Law Journals Top Settlements! Our firm has been awarded the New York Law Journal 2014 award for Top Construction Accidents in New York State. The award ...

08.27.2014
$1,900,000 Recovered in Mediated Settlement

In a recent case involving a construction worker struck by a fallen object on site, our construction accident attorneys were able to negotiate a substantial settlement to cover the damages suffered as a result of the accident in a mediated ...

08.14.2014
$1.34 Million Recovered in Head Injury Verdict

Attorney William J. Ryan of Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP recently represented a man injured by a motor vehicle accident, securing a verdict to cover the plaintiff's damages. The case claimed that the plaintiff, our attorney, ...

07.25.2014
Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan Secures $950,000 Settlement

The legal team at Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP is pleased to announce that we were recently able to secure a $950,000.00 settlement on behalf of an injured construction worker. The victim had been assigned to work on the roof of a new ...

06.19.2014
Attorney Ilchert Negotiates $1,250,000 Settlement

Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP is proud to announce that Attorney George Ilchert was recently successful in securing a $1,250,000.00 settlement on behalf of his client, J.P.M. The plaintiff was injured back in 2011 when he and a co-worker ...

01.22.2014
How Much Is My Construction Accident Case Worth?

There are numerous factors that must be taken into consideration when determining the value of a construction accident claim. The severity of your injuries, the cost of medical and other accident-related expenses, the loss of income you experienced ...

01.20.2014
Attorney Ryan's Case on List of "Top New York Settlements of 2013"

Of all the settlements, mediations and arbitrations reported to VerdictSearch.com last year, the New York Law Journal selected 25 as the "Top New York Settlements of 2013." Our team at Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP is proud to ...

01.17.2014
Who is Entitled to Workers' Compensation in New York?

Workers' compensation is a form of insurance coverage that employers are required to carry for the purpose of protecting their employees in the event of an unfortunate workplace accident. Other than a few exceptions, all full-time or part-time ...