By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on December 6th, 2019
A motorcyclist who was severely injured when he was struck by a car that switched lanes without warning on a Los Angeles highway in 2018 has been awarded a $21.5 million jury verdict in a California court. The motorcyclist, Matthew Rada, now 28, of Culver City, California, was riding his motorcycle on Feb. 8, 2018, in the northbound High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane of the San Diego 405 Freeway when he was struck by a...
Car Crash Attorney Wins $8M Verdict for Motorcyclist Injured by Flying Construction Work Zone Barrel
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on November 29th, 2019
A motorcyclist who was seriously injured in 2015 by a flying highway work zone construction barrel that was flung into his motorcycle by a nearby dump truck has been awarded an $8 million damage verdict by a Georgia jury. The motorcyclist, Ronnie Stevens, now 41, was riding his Harley-Davidson Street Glide motorcycle on Interstate 75 in Clayton County, Georgia, on Oct. 12, 2015, when a dump truck smashed into an orange construction work zone barrel...
Car Accident Lawyer Reaches $1.9M Settlement for Severely Hurt Driver Whose Car Was Struck By a DUI Driver
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on November 23rd, 2019
A Connecticut woman who suffered serious injuries in April 2018 when a car being driven by a drunk driver smashed into the side of her car has reached a $1.9 million settlement in the case. The plaintiff, Loreta Vaichus, 58, of Woodbury, Connecticut, was driving her Toyota Corolla on Spring Road in Middlebury, Connecticut, when her car was struck by a BMW being operated by Christina Robinson, a waitress at The Good News Café, who...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on November 17th, 2019
On this episode of Court Radio, Dean Weitzman of MyPhillyLawyer speaks to attorney David Senoff on starting his own law practice, First Law Strategy Group, and about insurance bad faith cases.
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on November 15th, 2019
After being seriously injured as a passenger in a New Jersey Transit commuter train crash in 2016, a 45-year-old New York woman will now receive a $1.5 million settlement to compensate her for her injuries. The settlement for plaintiff LaTonya Story, of Garnersville, N.Y., came more than three years after the Sept. 29, 2016 crash, which occurred as a commuter train was pulling into Hoboken Station in New Jersey, according to a Nov. 12 story...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on November 10th, 2019
Attorney Dean Weitzman invites Philadelphia Council Woman Elect, Kendra Brooks. They discuss the "Working Family Party" and issues working class families face.
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on November 8th, 2019
An Allegheny County jury has awarded a $2.1 million verdict to a western Pennsylvania man who was badly hurt and left permanently paralyzed and wheelchair-bound when his minivan was struck head-on by a vehicle that crossed the centerline of a road in June of 2015. Donald Berger, 62, was driving east on Hulton Road in Penn Hills Township just east of Pittsburgh on June 29, 2015, when a westbound car being driven by Caleb Wilson...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on November 3rd, 2019
On this Sunday’s Court Radio show, Dean Weitzman and Saul L. Langsam discuss Wills and Estates. They discuss a recent estate intake and how to donate assets of an estate to an organization.
Car crash attorney wins $4.6M settlement for driver critically injured in crash with volunteer firefighter responding to an emergency call in 2018
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on November 1st, 2019
A $4.6 million settlement has been reached for a 56-year-old New Jersey woman who was seriously and permanently injured when her car was struck by a vehicle being driven by a volunteer firefighter who was responding to an emergency call in 2018. The victim, Melinda Baker of Mantua, N.J., was driving on Mantua Pike at the intersection of and Parkville Station Road in Deptford on Jan. 26, 2018 when her vehicle was struck by a...