Why Choose Glugeth & Pierguidi, P.C.? Results.
Our attorneys fight long and hard to protect our clients’ rights for the compensation they deserve. We have a solid reputation for favorable outcomes resulting in high-dollar settlements and verdicts. While your results will depend on the type of injuries you have, read on for some of our case results.
Recent $5.75 Million Dollars. Construction accident case: The case involved a makeshift hoist that failed while hoisting an AC unit. The hoist chain wrapped around the workers arm causing catastrophic injuries.
$2.4 Million Dollar Settlement at TRIAL for a construction worker who was electrocuted and fell off a ladder sustaining a serious back injury. The worker was told to demolish a wall at a large construction site. However, unbeknownst to our client, the General Contractor failed to turn off the power inside the wall which is a violation of the New York Industrial Code. We successfully moved for summary judgment against the defendants. A jury was selected in Queens County Supreme Court but the defendants folded and paid our client the money he deserved.
$2.25 Million Dollar Settlement at Trial for injured worker who sustained a fractured shoulder after falling through a broken grate. The worker was installing cable wire when he stepped on a grate that gave way causing him to fall and break his shoulder. The matter went all the way to jury selection in New York County before settling for 2.25 Million Dollars.
$1.8 Million settlement in a Wrongful Death Action in New Jersey. Two truck drivers were run over by an 18 wheeler at a port in NJ. Our experts determined that the road where the accident occurred was negligently designed. The case settled for $1.8 Million.
$1.9 Million Dollar for a motorcyclist in Long Island that was run off the road by a delivery truck. Our client was riding his motorcycle when a delivery truck pulled away from a parking spot causing him to swerve and crash. Even though the delivery truck did not make contact him they were still responsible.
$1.75 Million Dollar recovered for a client that fell off his dump truck in a Brooklyn waste plant and sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury. Defendant denied responsibility but our aggressive litigation and use of experts yielded a $1.75 Million Dollar settlement for our client.
$1.65 Million for a client that was rear ended by an 18-Wheeler on the Long Island Expressway. The plaintiff required a spinal fusion for his back injury. We successfully obtained summary judgment on the issue of liability. After that the case went to mediation where it settled for $1.65 Million
$1 Million Dollar Settlement for a woman who fractured her patella and had surgery as the result of a motor vehicle collision with a dump truck.
$750,000 settlement for a back injury sustained in a car crash in Union County New Jersey. Our client was side swiped by an 18-Wheeler causing him to drive onto the median. He sustained back injuries that required surgery. The matter was settled for $750,000 at mediation.
$650,000 settlement for injured construction worker who had non-operative herniated discs.
100% liability Trial Verdict against the State of New York in The Court of Claims resulting in a Quarter of a Million Dollar settlement. The Plaintiff was driving in Queens when a construction barrel flew into his car causing him to crash. The State of New York, represented by the Attorney General’s office denied any responsibility and refused to pay even one dollar. Jared Glugeth took the case to trial where the State was found to be 100% responsible.
Successful Appeal in the First Department: Rachlin v. 34TH ST. PARTNERSHIP, INC., 96 AD 3d 690 (1st Dept. 2012)
$3,250,000 recovery in New Jersey nursing negligence action resulting in stroke, paralysis, and inability to work.
$1,000,000 recovery in New York medical malpractice action where surgical error resulted in infection, sepsis, pain and suffering and eventually death.
$1,100,000 recovery in a New York medical malpractice action where a failure to timely diagnose a surgical complication resulted in permanent hand paralysis.
$800,000 recovery in a New Jersey motor vehicle accident that caused permanent spinal and shoulder injuries.
$1,315,000 recovery in a New Jersey motor vehicle accident that caused permanent spinal injury and inability to continue working as a construction worker.
$950,000 recovery in a New Jersey trial verdict in a slip and fall accident resulting in an permanent ankle injury.
$650,000 recovery in a New Jersey nursing negligence action that resulted in pain and suffering and eventual death.
$500,000 recovery in a New York nursing negligence action that resulted in pain and suffering and eventual death.
$375,000 recovery in a New Jersey motor vehicle accident resulting in a hip injury.