Steven Balson-Cohen Wins Defense Verdict In Queens County

May 4, 2015

On April 30, 2015, Steven Balson-Cohen obtained a defense verdict on a damages trial in Supreme Court, Queens County in Islam v. Fren Cab Corp., Index No. 8135/2013.  The plaintiff was the driver of a vehicle rear-ended by the defendant’s taxi cab in April of 2013.  The plaintiff claimed that he sustained a left shoulder rotator cuff tear requiring surgery.  Mr. Balson-Cohen argued that the plaintiff’s injuries were degenerative, pre-existing and causally related to a prior accident from 2005.  The jury returned a unanimous verdict finding that the plaintiff’s claimed injuries were not causally related to the accident in April of 2013.  

Please reload

Featured Posts

Senior Partner Stephen B. Toner Wins Unanimous Med...

November 18, 2019

In a swift victory, Senior Partner, Stephen B. Toner, Esq., recently won a unanimous defense verdict, before the Honorable Jack L. Libert, for our cli...

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload