Settlements & Verdicts

$8,583,000

Birth/Brain Injury Verdict

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice suit against MetroHealth Medical Center, and after nearly a three week trial, the jury returned an 8.5 million dollar verdict. In this case, the child suffered an irreversible brain injury resulting in the diagnosis of cerebral palsy due to substandard medical care.

$3,500,000

Birth/Brain Injury Verdict

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice suit against MetroHealth Medical Center, and after nearly a three week trial, the jury returned an 8.5 million dollar verdict. In this case, the child suffered an irreversible brain injury resulting in the diagnosis of cerebral palsy due to substandard medical care.

$3,000,000

Birth/brain Injury Settlement

In Re: L.M. etc. vs. United States of America
Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice federal tort claim lawsuit. This action was pursued in Federal District Court in Toledo. It was the plaintiffs’ claim that the failure of the nurses to report to the obstetrician the presence of maternal fever was decisive in the obstetrician’s management of labor, as well as whether or not to have the neonatal resuscitation team at the time of delivery. . .

$2,000,000

Workers’ Compensation & Personal Injury

Larry A. Weiser represented the Plaintiff suffered a bilateral hand amputation, recovering from the BWC and Plaintiff’s employer.

$1,800,000

Bus Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC achieved a 1.8 million dollar settlement in a wrongful death case against The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority for the death of a 66 year old pedestrian struck and killed in a cross-walk.

$1,500,000

Motor Vehicle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC achieved a 1.5 million dollar settlement in a motor vehicle accident case involving a transected aorta where the defendant driver was intoxicated.

$1,275,000

First Amendment Violation Against Two Police Officers

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented two police officers who spoke to media on matters of public concern.

$1,100,000

Motor Vehicle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC achieved a 1.1 million dollar settlement in a motor vehicle accident case involving multiple claimants who suffered severe injuries in a head on collision. There were four injured claimants who split 1.5 million in insurance proceeds.

$1,100,000

Automobile/semi-truck Accident

Donald P. Kotnik represented an elderly motorist who was injured an automobile collision as the result of a negligent truck driver and suffered a broken leg, broken ribs and a dislocated hip, eventually requiring a hip replacement and extensive rehabilitation.

$1,000,000

Automobile Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented Plaintiff in a high speed motor vehicle accident where Plaintiff’s automobile turned over several times.

$1,000,000

Automobile Accident

Donald P. Kotnik represented Plaintiffs in an automobile injury lawsuit. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT.

Excess of $1,000,000

Trucking Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC settled a quadriplegic truck accident for damages in excess of $1,000,000 liability insurance limits.

$1,000,000

Motorcycle Railroad Crossing Motorcycle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented the estate of a 16 year old girl killed in a railroad grade crossing accident involving a lack of active warning devices.

$1,000,000

Motorcycle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented a 19 year-old double amputation victim, who was riding a motorcycle when struck by another vehicle resulting in a policy limits settlement of one million dollars.

$966,666.67

Wrongful Death Settlement

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a premises liability and automobile negligence law suit where a seventy eight year old garage pedestrian was struck and killed by an automobile.

$900,000

Motorcycle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented a 49-year-old man who was struck by a commercial motor vehicle causing significant injuries including multiple fractures resulting in numerous surgeries.

$850,000

Birth/brain Injury/wrongful Death Settlement

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice law suit. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

$800,000

Medical Malpractice/wrongful Death

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC settled a failure to diagnose sepsis case resulting in death.

$750,000

Motor Vehicle Accident

Howard E. Skolnick and Donald P. Kotnik achieved a 750,000 dollar settlement in a motor vehicle accident case where Plaintiff suffered subdural hemorrhage, laceration of his liver, transthoracic aortic endovascular replacement, L2-4 fusion, L5-S1 disc bulge, multiple rib fractures and a fracture of the right scapula.

$750,000

Medical Malpractice

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC settled a failure to diagnose cancer of the cervix case resulting in a radical hysterectomy.

$700,000

Wrongful Death Settlement

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a work-related wrongful death law suit. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

$650,000

Medical Malpractice/wrongful Death

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC settled a failure to timely administer medication in an emergency room patient resulting in death.

$650,000

Motorcycle Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented a 35 year-old husband and wife who were struck on a motorcycle while stopped at a light at an intersection, resulting in multiple pelvic, leg, and arm fractures.

$625,000

Accidental Discharge Of Firearm

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented a 12 year boy who was fatally shot in the head. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

$625,000

Excessive Force

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented female who was subjected to excessive force resulting in an orbital blow-out fracture.

$600,000

Negligent Supervision Of A Minor

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented the Plaintiff in a law suit who was sexually assaulted by a minor. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

$590,000

Nursing Home Negligence/wrongful Death

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC represented the Plaintiffs where a nursing home staff dropped patient while transferring patient in a Hoyer Lift resulting in cervical spine fracture and brain bleed resulting in death.

$575,000

Medical Malpractice

Howard E. Skolnick represented Plaintiff in a medical malpractice lawsuit. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

$550,000

Trucking Accident

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC achieved a $550,000 settlement in a motor vehicle accident case involving surgical repair of a torn ACL and torn rotator cuff.

$537,000

Slip & Fall/premises Liability Settlement

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiff in a premises liability suit against a homeowner. In this case, our client fell down an entire staircase, inside a garage, causing severe and permanent injuries.

$500,000

Wrongful Death Settlement

Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice/wrongful death law suit. CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

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Birth Injuries

$8,583,000

Irreversible Brain Injury Due To Substandard Medical Care.

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Nursing Home Neglect & Abuse

$590,000

Death Due To Nursing Home Staff Dropping Patient.

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Motor Vehicle Accidents

$1,500,000

Heart Injury Due To Intoxicated Driver.

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Work Injuries

$2,000,000

Bilateral Hand Amputation Due To Work Injury

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Medical Malpractice

$800,000

Death Due To Doctor’s Failure To Diagnose Sepsis

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Other Injuries

$537,000

Severe Injuries Due To Slip And Fall Down A Flight Of Stairs

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Decades Of Experience Pursuing Complex Injury And Fatality Claims

At The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC, we focus all of our professional energies on helping the injured, disabled and grieving rebuild their lives. Our attorneys have many decades of collective experience in their chosen areas of legal focus. We fight passionately and rigorously to obtain justice and maximum compensation for people across Ohio suffering due to:

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In the aftermath of any serious accident, victims and their families face many tough challenges. Trying to handle insurance claims and negotiations on your own can be all but impossible in such a traumatic time. Complex issues and disputes often arise, making it critical to have dedicated legal representation on your side.

Outstanding Credentials · Providing The Utmost In Personal, Attentive Service

Our caring, collaborative legal team has built a track record of settlements and verdicts for our clients that speaks for itself. Attorneys at our firm include Board Certified Trial Lawyers who have earned widespread respect in the community and honors such as inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers for multiple years.

Equally important, you can count on being treated with personal care and concern when you turn to our law firm. If we take your case, we believe in your case. We will work every angle and go the distance to earn the best possible results — results that help you regain financial stability and hope for the future.

If you need counsel from a caring, qualified injury lawyer in Cleveland, the surrounding area or elsewhere across Ohio, we are here to help.

If you would like to discuss your legal options, contact us online or call us at 216-861-8888 or 877-977-3476 (Toll Free) now to set up a FREE consultation. Se habla español.

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