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Arkady Frekhtman

Category: Damages Awards

Medical Malpractice Law Firm in NYC Discuss Unauthorized Sterlizations

April 26, 2014 Frekhtman & Associates

We practice in New York, but we pay attention to medical malpractice stories from across the country because we consider it to be part of our duty to stay informed. That explains how we came across the news of the doctor with a long history of medical malpractice accusations who …

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Most Recent Trial Court Verdicts for spinal discectomy

June 12, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Most Recent Trial Court Discectomy Verdicts Recent verdicts involving the spinal discectomy surgical procedure confirm that many factors determine the ultimate outcome of a personal injury trial. The court venue, the type of case, liability, the attorneys, experts, the severity of injury, and other elements all play a role. #1 …

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Frekhtman & Associates, NY Personal Injury Lawyers settle trip and fall case for $325,000.00

May 29, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

In May 2010, the trial lawyers at Frekhtman & Associates settled a trip and fall case in Brooklyn Supreme Court for $325,000.  The plaintiff alleged that he tripped and fell due to a raised sidewalk in front of a Burger King in Brooklyn. He sustained a fractured wrist which required …

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New York Personal Injury Lawyers explain High Low Agreements

May 2, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

A high low agreement is made between the lawyers for the plaintiff and defendant with the consent of their clients. Such an agreement is a contract that sets a ceiling and a floor on the recovery thereby seeking to limit the potential payout defendants must make in the event of …

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New York Personal Injury Lawyers explain High Low agreements

March 3, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Often times the plaintiff and his or her attorney will make an agreement with the defendants and their attorneys called a high low agreement. The purpose of such an agreement is to set a high or ceiling value as well as a low or floor value for which the case …

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NYCTA ordered to pay $7.5m jury verdict

March 2, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Two women were riding in a motor vehicle in Brooklyn when a New York City Transit Authority bus disregarded a red light and collided into their car. At trial, a jury found the NYCTA liable and awarded one woman $7.25 million and the other $250,000. NYC Transit plans to appeal …

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Frekhtman & Associates win $550,000 jury verdict in a slip & fall case due to ice on a sidewalk

March 1, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

An elderly woman was walking home along a pedestrian sidewalk when she was caused to slip and fall due to an icy condition in front of a red brick building owned by an absentee landlord and rented by tenants.  She sustained a trimalleolar fracture of her ankle which required surgery …

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Frekhtman & Associates, New York Accident Lawyers, settle car accident case for $100,000.00

February 25, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

The trial lawyers at Frekhtman & Associates recently scored a major victory by settling a car accident case for $100,000.00. Although the amount is not extraordinarily high, it is a significant result in light of the injuries sustained by the client and the current New York No Fault serious injury …

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Frekhtman & Associates, Brooklyn and Bronx Personal Injury Lawyers recover $1,400,000.00 for child

February 23, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

An infant recovered $1,400,000.00 in a medical malpractice case involving failure to diagnose a brain tumor which pressed on his optic nerve and caused blindness. The delay in diagnosis was brief, only about 4 months from the onset of symptoms until the time when his pediatrician correctly diagnosed the condition. …

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NY Construction Accident Lawyers settle serious accident case

February 23, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

A construction worker carrying re-bar in Manhattan during construction of a high rise apartment building in mid-town was injured when he tripped and fell over loose debris on the surface. He sued the general contractor and the owner of the property. His attorneys, Frekhtman & Associates, were able to settle …

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