$1.5 MILLION SETTLEMENT WIN FOR OUR CLIENT: Congratulations to partners Joe Bavaro and Marvin Salenger for obtaining a $1.5 million dollar settlement for the estate of a 39-year-old motorcyclist who was wrongfully killed by the negligence of a motor vehicle driver. The deceased sadly left behind two children. The case was settled during trial in Suffolk [...]
Congratulations to the firm’s partners Marvin Salenger, Jeffrey Kimmel, Joe Bavaro and Carolyn Caccese for once again being recognized for their legal excellence in the 2020 edition of “Best Lawyers in America” for Medical Malpractice Law-Plaintiff and Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiff. "Best Lawyers" is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on [...]
Joe Donnelly won an $125,000 jury verdict for a 23 year old woman who struck a vehicle that made an improper left turn in front of her. The young woman was transported to Richmond University Medical Center where she was diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of her right wrist. She was treated non-surgically and placed [...]
We are proud to announce that Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro Partners, Marvin Salenger, Jeff Kimmel, Joe Bavaro, John Zervopoulos and Carolyn Caccese have been listed as 2019 NY Metro Super Lawyers; and Associates Joe Donnelly and Steve Gokberk as Rising Stars. This is a great honor for the firm. Super Lawyers evaluates attorneys who [...]
We are extremely proud to announce that partner Joseph Bavaro has joined the faculty of Hofstra University Law School (a.k.a. the Maurice A. Dean School of Law at Hofstra University) as an Adjunct Professor of Law. Professor Bavaro will be teaching a course in Foundational Lawyering Skills (FLS). Hofstra Law is lucky to have added [...]
GREAT RESULT: Attorneys Marvin Salenger and Steve Gokberk recently settled a labor law case for $1,750,000. Our 45 year-old client was struck by a pipe that fell from a height at a construction site. He suffered a skull fracture, a C-7 disc vertebrae fracture and an ACL tear, requiring surgery. Well done, Marvin and Steve!
Congratulations to managing partner Jeffrey Kimmel for being inducted into the Plainview-Old Bethpage/JFK High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Jeff was recognized for his superior athletics in four varsity sports: soccer, basketball, baseball and football. He was a 4-year member of the school’s Varsity Soccer program. He was the first freshman ever to play varsity. During his career, [...]
BIG CONGRATS to attorney Joe Donnelly who won a $150,000 jury verdict in Suffolk County Supreme Court. The case involved a 34 year-old woman who injured her neck and back in a car accident. She suffered a herniated disc that was treated without surgery. Great job, Joe!
Associate Joe Donnelly obtained a $534,600 jury verdict following a three week trial in Bronx Supreme Court. The case involved a 52 year old woman who suffered a back injury when she slipped and fell on water in her apartment due to a plumbing leak in her bathroom. We claimed that the building owner was [...]
Congratulations to partner Carolyn Caccese for being featured in the Long Island Business News as one of 2019 Women Leaders In Business. This special issue recognizes women who have demonstrated superior leadership and a proven record of growth, success and influence in her profession or community. This is a great achievement Carolyn! To view the [...]