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Speaker/Presenter

Jeffrey Van Etten
Jeffrey Van Etten participated as a Speaker/Presenter for the Defense Association of New York in association with the New York County Lawyers Association Trial Skills/Techniques CLE Session II, presenting on Expert Cross Examination, Jury Charges and Jury Verdict Sheets on September 17,...
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Medical Malpractice

Geoffrey H. Pforr
In June of 2018, Geoffrey H. Pforr obtained a defendant’s verdict in Supreme Court, Kings County on behalf of a cardiologist. It was claimed that the cardiologist departed from the standards of care in inadequately anti-coagulating a patient with atrial fibrillation leading...
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Premises Liability

Jessica J. Beauvais
Summary judgment was obtained on behalf of our client dismissing plaintiff’s claims for personal injuries allegedly sustained in a slip and fall on water in the vestibule area of an apartment building. This incident occurred well after regular business hours, at 12:00...
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Wrongful Death

Doug Perry
In December of 2017, Doug Perry obtained a defense verdict on behalf of his client, a Board Certified Internist who served as the Primary Care Physician for a patient whose estate sued for Wrongful Death and Pain and Suffering in a case...
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Labor Law

Jeffrey Van Etten
Mr. Van Etten received a defense verdict on a Labor Law, Section 241(6) case involving a 38 year old union electrician who was claiming to have fallen on a debris pile in a passageway/hallway while carrying a 60 lb. pipe. Plaintiff had...
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Medical Malpractice

Geoffrey H. Pforr
This action, which was tried by Mr. Pforr in Supreme Court, Queens County, in December 2016, involved a claim that our client, an orthopedic spine surgeon, departed during post-surgical follow-up care. The plaintiff’s sole contention was that our client departed from the...
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