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John J Sheehan

John Sheehan’s Legal Cases

5 total

  • Cotugno v. Cimino & Son et al.

    Practice Area:
    Brain Injury
    Date:
    Aug 18, 2008
    Outcome:
    Settled at Mediation for $1.5 Million
    Description:
    Case involved an accident that occurred at a residential construction site in Massachusetts. Steel I-Beam fell from wood framed garage opening onto plaintiff, who was a welder/subcontractor, causing massive, life threatening injuries including multiple skull fractures, traumatic brain injury (TBI), thoracic spine compression fracture, fractured clavicle, fractured ribs adn crushed foot/ankle. Following extensive litigation with the general contractor, subcontractors and suppliers to the job site, case setted at Mediation.
  • Withheld

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Settled for $656,000.
    Description:
    Plaintiff carpenter foreman slipped and fell on ice at construction site. Plaintiff injured lower back and suffered herniated disc at L4-5 with impingement requiring surgery. Settled workers' comp claim for $200,000 and third-party claim against general contractor for $456,000.
  • Withheld

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    May 11, 2011
    Outcome:
    Settled prior to Hearing for $275,000.
    Description:
    Wokers comp claim arising from slip and fall at work. Client fractured femur, patella and ankle requiring multiple surgeries. Client also sustained aggravation of pre-existing osteoarthritis to injured knee and right shoulder impingment syndrome from use of cane.
  • Construction Accident

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Nov 28, 2012
    Outcome:
    Settled for $275,000
    Description:
    Working foreman injured his right dominant shoulder while using a jackhammer. MRI confirmed rotator cuff tear. After shoulder surgery, employee developed Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), a serious pain condition also known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) and Causalgia. Employee developed anxiety and depression related to severe, constant pain from CRPS.
  • Work Related Back Injury

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Aug 22, 2012
    Outcome:
    Setttled for $275,000
    Description:
    Employee injured his back lifting at work. Prior to a Hearing for permanent & total workers comp benefits, case settled.