Category: Premises Liability
May 19th, 2017 by Wapner Newman
Wapner Newman successfully resolved a case in which a man and his friend were attacked in a casino parking garage. The criminals killed the man, seriously wounded his friend, and drove off in the victim’s car. This tragic crime wasn’t the first to occur at that location. Just 16 months earlier, carjackers targeted a casino […]
In the winter, slip-and-fall injuries increase some hospitals’ emergency room traffic by 500 percent. And, according to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, stress fractures in the foot are one of the most common injuries in the winter. Ankle injuries are also common in the winter. Stress fractures are tiny cracks in the […]
February 8th, 2017 by Wapner Newman
Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller is proud to announce that the long civil trial stemming from the 2013 building collapse on Market Street has concluded with a $227 million settlement, which is believed to be the largest personal injury settlement in Pennsylvania history. After only four hours of deliberation, the jury returned a unanimous […]
Steven G. Wigrizer, a partner at Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller, P.C., obtained a lucrative settlement in a premises liability action against a local university. Mr. Wigrizer’s client was rendered a paraplegic after being supplied a defective bunk bed in a negligent manner. Partner Wigrizer reached a $6.5 Million settlement after arguing that the […]
Snow, ice and wind are all too common features of winter on the Eastern seaboard. When the weather outside gets frightful, property and business owners have a duty to keep the premises safe for visitors. If you got hurt because a property owner neglected to clear away ice or snow, our New Jersey injury lawyers can build an effective claim on your behalf.
The dedicated Pennsylvania wrongful death attorneys at Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller have filed the first wrongful death claim following the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets on June 5th, 2013.
Slip and fall attorney in Philadelphia, David Sternberg settled a slip and fall case on behalf of an elderly woman who fell on a slippery coffee shop floor. After purchasing her coffee, the woman slipped in a puddle of liquid creamer and fractured her leg. The investigation confirmed that store employees routinely neglected to mop […]
David Sternberg, a partner at Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller, earned a confidential settlement for a client who slipped and fell in a local supermarket as a result of water that accumulated on the floor from melting ice in the produce section of the store. The woman suffered a fractured wrist and was rendered […]
Adam Getson of Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer & Brecher was able to obtain a verdict in the amount of $150,000 in a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania trip and fall matter. The plaintiff began descending concrete steps when he was caused to trip and fall due to a broken step. He violently tumbled down the remaining steps crashing into […]