Personal Injury

Since 1944, Lewis & Lewis, P.C. has supplied Western New York with the top representation through each and every accident attorney. We have recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients. Some notable settlements are outlined below:

  • Recovered $1,300,000 on behalf of a construction worker who sustained a crush injury to his right ankle due to a defective fork lift.
  • Recovered $850,000 in a claim for medical malpractice on behalf of our client based on negligent performance of a back surgery.
  • Recovered $600,000 on behalf of retail worker who slipped and fell inside of a delivery truck that was filled with ice and snow while attempting to unload product.
  • Recovered $600,000 on behalf of a construction worker that slipped and fell from a ladder that was covered in mud on a job site.
  • Recovered $530,000 for a construction worker that was struck by a faulty door on a semi-truck as he walked by it. The latch to hold the door open was broken.
  • Recovered $475,000 on behalf of a child plaintiff who was struck by a motor-vehicle.
  • Recovered $600,000 for a construction worker who sustained an injury while working on a construction site when the roof of a structure being erected collapsed onto the Plaintiff as it was not properly braced.
  • Recovered $472,500 for a construction worker who sustained a shoulder injury while spraying insulation on a roof when he fell through a skylight opening into a bedroom and landed on a floor.
  • Represented a victim of a vehicle fire resulting in third-degree burns against the automobile manufacturer, resulting in a confidential settlement.
  • Recovered $500,000 in a claim for medical malpractice and wrongful death following the improper placement of a PICC line, resulting in the death of an 11 year old girl.
  • Recovered $550,000 on behalf of a construction worker who crushed his hand in an elevator cable while performing or assisting in an inspection of an elevator.
  • Recovered $425,000 in a claim for medical malpractice and wrongful death.
  • Represented a victim of the flight 3407 plane crash, resulting in a confidential settlement.

Workers’ Compensation

For the last seventy years, Lewis & Lewis, P.C. has proudly represented thousands of Claimants each year before the Workers’ Compensation Board. In 2014, we recovered over $10 million in Section 32 settlements on behalf of our clients.

Social Security Disability/Supplemental Security Income

We represent hundreds of Claimants in Administrative hearings before the Social Security Administration. In 2014, we recovered over $500,000.00 in past-due benefits on behalf of our clients.

 

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