Morelli Law Firm has Secured Billions for its Clients

At Morelli Law Firm, we take on complex cases in a wide range of practice areas, and are not afraid to take those cases to trial.

Below are just a few of our courtroom victories.

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Firm Secures Verdict for Wife & Daughter for Death of Father & Son by Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Jury Verdict: $4.4 Million

A 43-year-old victim of a gas leak in which her husband and mentally handicapped son were killed, and she and her daughter suffered carbon monoxide poisoning, was awarded $4.4 million in damages against the gas company responsible. The family had moved into their Manhattan apartment months before the accident, which was caused by an illegal and defective gas line installation. The plaintiff and her 23-year-old daughter have since recovered from their injuries.

Firm Secures Compensation for Wrongful Death

Settlement: $2.45 Million

A woman who died the day after a bungled surgery had $2.45 million dollars awarded to her estate in a wrongful death medical malpractice lawsuit. The negligent doctors failed to diagnose the woman's hypoxia, a dangerous condition in which the body or a region of the body is deprived of adequate oxygen supply, and failed to warn her of the risks of surgery. During the procedure the woman suffered anoxia (complete depletion of oxygen), respiratory failure, pulmonary insufficiency, hypertension, hypotension, cerebral edema and perfusion injury, and brain death. She died several hours later.

Firm Wins Compensation for Wrongful Death

Settlement: $1.5 Million

A woman who died after her doctor failed to diagnose and treat her meningitis had $1.5 million awarded to her estate. It was found that the doctor and medical facility responsible for her care were negligent in not only failing to diagnose her condition but also for failing adequately monitor her condition including her vital signs and hydration, failing to heed her complaints, failing to perform the necessary tests and failing to refer her for numerous consults, among other omissions. As a result the woman suffered widespread petechial, numerous hemorrhages, vomiting, fever, chills, hypertension, body aches, abdominal pain and cardiac arrest, which cumulated in her death.

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