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Paul B. Josephs, Associate

Paul Josephs Successfully Obtained Summary Judgment as to All Claims in Property Damage Matter-AIG Property Casualty Co. a/s/o of Lawrence and Wendy Nadel et al., Index No. 154800/2018 (Sup. Ct., New York County).

On December 21, 2022 Paul Josephs obtained summary judgment dismissing the plaintiff’s complaint and all cross-claims against a chimney sweeping company in the matter of AIG Property Casualty Co. a/s/o of Lawrence and Wendy Nadel et al., Index No. 154800/2018 (Sup. Ct., New York County). The plaintiff insurance carrier brought a subrogation claim arising out

Paul Josephs Successfully Obtained Summary Judgment as to All Claims in Property Damage Matter-AIG Property Casualty Co. a/s/o of Lawrence and Wendy Nadel et al., Index No. 154800/2018 (Sup. Ct., New York County). Read More »

Wendy Tobias successfully obtained summary judgment and dismissal of the plaintiff’s Labor Law claims in the matter of Loja v. Riverview Operating Co., Inc., et al.

On September 30, 2022, Wendy Tobias successfully obtained summary judgment and dismissal of the plaintiff’s Labor Law §200 and negligence claims and summary judgment on our clients’ claim for contractual indemnification in the matter of Loja v. Riverview Operating Co., Inc., et al., Index No. 717527/2017 (Queens County). Wendy also successfully defeated the plaintiff’s cross-motion

Wendy Tobias successfully obtained summary judgment and dismissal of the plaintiff’s Labor Law claims in the matter of Loja v. Riverview Operating Co., Inc., et al. Read More »

Meredith Bernstein, Partner

Meredith Bernstein successfully defeated the plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment in the matter Injai v. Circle F Jackson (DE), LLC

Meredith Bernstein successfully defeated the plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment in the matter Injai v. Circle F Jackson (DE), LLC, et. al./Index No.: 713090/2019.  The plaintiff, Ronny Injai, claimed to have fallen from a wooden egress ladder, that was allegedly not properly secured, while transporting concrete forms to another floor.  At the time of the

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Jon Pisiewski, Associate

Jon Pisiewski Obtains Summary Judgment and Dismissal in NY County

On October 5, 2021, Jon Pisiewski successfully obtained summary judgment and dismissal of all claims against our clients, Scott Shleifer and Elena Shleifer, in the matter of Godlewski v. Park Seventy-Ninth Corp, et al., Index No. 154786/2019 (NY County). The pre-deposition motion was made on the basis that the Shleifers were co-owners of a single-family

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