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Michael Gleason Bersani

Michael Bersani’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Bulk Family Trust v Schmidt

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Outcome:
    won appeal
    Description:
    Issue was whether real property lease granted lessee 2-year terms that were renewable during tenant's life time at his sole discretion, or whether landlord could terminate lease. Lessee Schmidt prevailed on appeal
  • DiTondo v. Meagher

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Outcome:
    plaintiff won summary judgment
    Description:
    Plaintiff won summary judgment in legal malpractice case against his former attorney who did not properly research the law relevant to the underlying case, thus depriving his client of fair compensation for his injuries.
  • Richmond v Orton

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Apr 02, 2009
    Outcome:
    Plaintiff won summary judgment on liability
    Description:
    Plaintiff snowmobiler who collided with motorist on snowy night on City road in Oswego won summary judgment against defendant motorist.
  • Prince v Waters

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Outcome:
    Widow of deceased firefighter won appeal
    Description:
    Widow of firefighter who allegedly died in fire because of fellow firefighter's negligence won reversal of dismissal of her case for wrongful death
  • Ginley Family Trust v Roscoe

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Aug 05, 2008
    Outcome:
    Plaintiff won summary judgment
    Description:
    Plaintiff seller of home sued defendant buyer for breach of purchase contract and prevailed on summary judgment and on appeal
  • Bergin v Grace

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Outcome:
    Plaintiff won legal malpractice case.
    Description:
    Appellate Court reversed trial court, holding that defendant attorney was negligent as a matter of law in failing to timely commence underlying action against insurer based on his misunderstanding that six-year (instead of two-year) statute of limitations applied.
  • Bounds v State of New York

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Plaintiff won verdict of $300,000 against State.
    Description:
    Plaintiff who fell from scaffold while working at State park won verdict for $300,000 for shoulder injury.