Selected Recent Results
$3,016,000 Jury Verdict – Wrongful Death
Jury verdict against a security company on behalf of the family of a 14 year old boy who drowned in a pool at an apartment complex.
$950,000 Settlement – Wrongful Death / Nursing Home Neglect
Death of nursing home resident due to medication errors.
$415,000 Settlement – Nursing Home Neglect claims
Two 2015 claims against nursing homes alleging improper care and medication errors.
$815,000 Settlement – Trucking Accident
Truck driver injured when his truck was being unloaded, resulting in multiple herniated discs in the driver’s lower back with in severe neurological complications.
$425,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
2014 settlement for a woman who suffered traumatic brain injury and herniated disc in neck after car accident.
$750,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
Woman suffered a severe crushing injury to her dominant hand in a motor vehicle rollover accident. She underwent multiple surgeries and had very limited use of her hand.
$125,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
2014 settlement for man who suffered traumatic brain injury / concussion after motor vehicle accident with company truck.
$500,000 Settlement – Personal Injury / Negligent Security
Settlement for victim who suffered brain injuries after surviving a shooting outside a business.
$475,000 Settlement – Wrongful Death
Recovery from the employer of a 21 year old worker who was killed in an industrial incident. The claim alleged that the company’s failure to implement safe procedures for working at the jobsite made the death substantially certain to occur.
$450,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
A man suffered permanent disability as the result of swerving his pick-up truck to avoid a head-on collision with a negligent driver. He was forced to drive off the road into a ditch, which caused a herniated disc and severe aggravation of arthritis in his low back.
$100,000 Settlement – Personal Injury
2015 Insurance policy-limits settlement for car accident victim who suffered herniated disc in lower back which required surgery.
$360,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
A police officer was struck by a negligent motorist on the freeway while issuing a ticket. He suffered a fractured arm and leg, which required surgery and a hardware implant.
$75,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
2014 settlement for a woman who suffered severe soft-tissue / whiplash injury after freeway car accident.
$350,000 Settlement – Wrongful Death
Children perished in an apartment fire caused by arson. Lawsuit against the landlord of the apartment building alleging failure to provide adequate security and fire prevention
$316,000 Jury Verdict – Motor Vehicle / Bicycle Crash
Michael Goldstein obtained the second largest motor vehicle accident verdict of 2005 in Cuyahoga County for a cyclist hit by an uninsured motorist; the cyclist suffered fractured vertebrae and required surgery and a hardware implant.
$40,000 Jury Verdict – Motor Vehicle Accident
In 2015, Michael Goldstein obtained a verdict for his client who suffered a herniated disc in her neck as the result of a car accident, obtaining more than double what the insurance company offered to settle the case.
$295,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
Woman in motor vehicle accident suffered severe derangement of her knee when it struck the steering column, requiring four surgeries with permanent impairment.
$255,000 settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
A police officer suffered facial fractures and neurologic complaints after being hit by a drunk driver while on duty.
$160,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
Woman struck by an elderly man in a vehicle while she was walking through a crosswalk suffered a fractured leg requiring surgery.
$142,500 settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
A young man suffered a severely fractured leg requiring surgery after being struck by a car while he was a pedestrian.
$285,000 Settlement – Motor Vehicle Crash
2015 Insurance settlement for injuries caused by a drunk driver, including concussion and torn knee ligaments requiring surgery.
$134,000 settlement – Nursing Home Negligence
An elderly man suffered a fractured leg at a nursing home and ultimately died. Lawsuit alleged competent nursing care would have prevented the injury.
$67,500 Jury Verdict – Consumer Fraud
William M. Goldstein obtained a jury verdict in favor of his client in Lake County against a boat dealer, based on a claim under the Ohio Consumer Fraud Statute, where the unsuspecting purchaser learned after delivery that the used boat had previously been sunk in salt water.
$57,500 Jury Verdict – Motor Vehicle Crash
In July 2010, Michael Goldstein won a verdict on behalf of a woman who suffered a dislocated shoulder, neck and knee injuries in a motor vehicle crash. Prior to trial, the insurance company offered only $12,500 to settle the case.
$55,000 Jury Verdict – Motor Vehicle Crash
In February 2010, Michael Goldstein won a verdict on behalf of a woman who suffered permanent soft-tissue neck and back injuries in a motor vehicle crash. Prior to trial, the insurance company offered only $8,500 to settle the case.
$33,981 Jury Verdict – Motor Vehicle Crash
In December 2009, Michael Goldstein won a verdict on behalf of a truck driver who suffered a herniated disc in his neck in a motor vehicle accident. Prior to trial, the insurance company offered only $4,000 to settle the case.
Confidential Settlement – Hospital / Nursing Negligence
A woman suffered a fractured leg and later died after being a resident at a local hospital. A confidential settlement was reached with the hospital after a lawsuit alleging the patient was dropped by nursing staff.
$80,000 Settlement – Dog Bite
2014 homeowners-insurance settlement on behalf of a boy who was bitten on the face by a dog.
These are selected results. The facts of each case are different and we will pursue your individual case to obtain the maximum compensation available.