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Edward L.C. Marcowitz

Edward Marcowitz’s Legal Cases

4 total

  • Ledwidth & Marley v Board of Trustees New York City Fire Department

    Practice Area:
    Employee benefits
    Outcome:
    Overturned denial of Pension Rights
    Description:
    A pro Bono project. This was a case that I brought on behalf of two New York City Firefighters who suffered horrific lung injuries as a result of their exposures at Ground Zero after the 9-11 attacks. Despite the fact that the FDNY Medical Board had agreed that they could no longer be firefighters the Board of Trustees denied them their disability pensions.
  • Biano, et al v City of New York

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Outcome:
    Settlement Exceeded $5,000,000
    Description:
    These clients all suffered injuries due to their exposures to Ground Zero dust.
  • September 11th Victims Compensation Fund

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Outcome:
    Over $350,000,000 recovered
    Description:
    A Pro Bono effort that I ran on behalf of 60 widows of Firefighters murdered on September 11th as well as over 300 injured heroes.
  • Freeman v Mercy Hospital

    Practice Area:
    Medical malpractice
    Outcome:
    Multi-Million Dollar Settlement
    Description:
    Case brought on behalf of a baby born with Brian Damage