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!
Salenger Sack’s Law Student Intern Program for Summer 2019 has begun! This year’s talented participants are: Francis S. Alaimo (St. John’s), Haley Clancy (Hofstra), Lindsey A. Haynes (St. John’s), Richard Hermer-Fried (Hofstra), Alyx Lewis (Hofstra), Victoria Noto (Touro), Kerrianne Russo (Touro), and Jonah Levitan (Albany Law).
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 [...]
Recently, partners Jeffrey Kimmel and Joseph Bavaro donated two bicycles on behalf of the firm to the Suffolk County Police “Explorers Program” annual fundraiser. This program is open to individuals between the ages of 14 and 21 who are interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement. Salenger Sack was proud to support Tiffany Gil, [...]
Congratulations to partner Carolyn Caccese for being named Top 50 Women in New York-Metro Super Lawyers for 2019. Carolyn heads up the medical malpractice department at the firm. Her effective litigation and trial techniques are strongly admired and have resulted in the recovery of substantial outcomes for her clients. Super Lawyers is a rating [...]
We are pleased to announce that a $1.5 million dollar settlement has been obtained by partners Marvin Salenger & John Zervopoulos for a construction work-site accident case. Our 50 year old client tripped over an unguarded pipe protruding from the floor. The fall exacerbated a pre-existing knee injury, ultimately resulting in a knee replacement. [...]
The winner of Lt. Colonel Joseph J. Fenty Jr. Art scholarship funded by Salenger, Sack, Kimmel and Bavaro LLP is John Mellilo from East Northport, NY. He will participate in seven weekly sessions of Painting and Coastal Landscapes class running November 7 through December 19. John Melillo is a disabled rated Vietnam Veteran. Six months [...]