Case: Viola Mullens v. Emilio Gozz.
Judge: Supreme Bronx, Judge Jerry Crispino
Length of Trial: 7 Days
Plaintiff's Attorneys: : Peter Rosenberg of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff and Wolff; Manhattan New York, for Viola Mullens.
Defendant's Attorneys: Neil Kornfeld, Esq. for Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker.
Breakdown of Award: $1,000,000.00 pain and suffering and lost wagers and $1,000,000.00 for future pain and suffering.
50 percent Dr. Emilio Goez, Podiatrist; 5 percent St. Barnabas (plaintiff had voluntarily discontinued against St. Barnabas prior to jury selection).
Jury: 5 men and 1 woman
|$15 Million - Jury Award for Brain Injury|
|$15 Million - Neurosurgical Brain Injury|
|$10.5 Million - Injured Infant Brain Damage|
|$9 Million - Brain Injured Baby Settlement|
|$7.75 Million - Settlement Injury To A Child|
|$7.5 Million - Injured Construction Worker Settlement|
|$7.25 Million - Intersection Accident Settlement NYC|
|$5.5 Million - Bus Accident Award|
|$5.5 Million - Injured Child|
|$5.5 Million - Blinded Woman|
|$5.45 Million - Injured Child|
|$5.4 Million - Construction Burn Victim|
|$5.1 Million - Motorcycle Victim|
|$5 Million - Construction Worker Back Injury|
|$5 Million - Eye Surgery|
|$4.5 Million - Failure to Perform C-Section|
|$4.5 Million - Personal Injury Settlement|
|$4.4 Million - Failure to Diagnose Infection|
|$4.125 Million - Failure to Diagnose Quadriplegia|
|$4.0 Million - NYC Hospital Negligence Birth Injury|