Pena v. Spiegel

Michael Paul O'Brien

Case Conclusion Date:July 23, 2008

Practice Area:Car / Auto Accident

Outcome:Plaintiff's verdict following trial in Supreme NY

Description:Pedestrian knockdown at the intersection of Essex Street and Rivington Street in Manhattan. Plaintiff's right ankle sustained trimalleolar fracture, requireing ORIF surgery. Plaintiff was hospitalized for one month and was wheelchair-bound for 4 weeks. The jury awarded $105,000 for past medical expenses, $50,000 for future medical expenses, $50,000 for past pain and suffering, and $150,000 future pain and suffering.