$20 Million

Severe Spinal Cord Injury – Quadriplegia

Following a highly complex analysis of a catastrophic spinal cord injury suffered by a young woman in a municipal park in Waterbury, CT, Stewart Casper assembled a team of experts to prove that Waterbury had failed to not only engage in fundamental risk management assessment on its winter sliding hill in Fulton Park but that […]

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$7.98 Million

Pediatric TBI

Stewart Casper was contacted about 6 weeks before a scheduled trial in a severe pediatric case involving a head-on truck vs vehicle crash. The truck was driving on the wrong side of the road – conduct observed by an eye-witness. There was limited insurance coverage. The child had sustained a severe TBI (Glasgow Coma Scale […]

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$6.695 Million

Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury

Stewart Casper, in another traumatic brain injury matter, was able to negotiate a $6.695 million settlement for a 45-year-old woman, her husband, and her two teenage boys for a moderate brain injury she sustained when her car was T-boned in Middlebury, Connecticut by a repair van, which was owned by an appliance repair company whose […]

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$6.3 Million

Municipal Negligence

Stewart Casper of Stamford’s Casper & de Toledo secured a $6.3 million dollar jury verdict against the municipality of Greenwich, Connecticut for his client’s leg and back injuries that required multiple surgeries with open reduction and internal fixation, subsequent removal of hardware and fusion of the tibia because of non-union, and the use of braces […]

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$5.1 Million

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

On May 24, 2011, April Taylor (pseudonym) stopped at the defendant’s supermarket to purchase some oats to make cookies. As she entered the store and with her first step across the threshold of the automatic door, she slipped with both feet going out from under her. She crashed to the floor, striking her left arm […]

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$4.35 Million

Motor Vehicle Accident

Stewart Casper helped secure a $4.35 million settlement for his client and three other highway construction workers injured in a 1996 truck accident.

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$4.1 Million

Sleepy Driver Causes Late Diagnosed Traumatic Brain Injury

Early in the first year of law school, new students are introduced to the “clean hands” doctrine. Somehow, the notion of “good hands” became the slogan of Allstate Insurance Company. It has been suggested that when you’re insured by Allstate, you’re in “good hands.” It is ironic that the folks at Allstate don’t always handle […]

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$3.24 Million

Slip & Fall Resulting in Traumatic Brain Injury

A New Haven, CT jury returned a verdict of $3.24 million for a resident of Guilford, CT who slipped on black ice on the parking surface of a Guilford strip mall on February 23, 2015. Stewart Casper’s client sustained a traumatic brain injury followed by chronic intractable migraine headaches, balance and vision problems, together with […]

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$3 Million

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

A $3 million settlement was procured by Stewart Casper for a car accident victim. The client, a 36-year-old woman employed in marketing research, was injured when rear-ended while stopped to make a left turn onto an on-ramp of the Connecticut Turnpike. At the time of the crash, the defendant driver was intoxicated. The client was […]

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$2.6 Million

Brain Injury & CRPS after Casper Solves the Mystery

(This case is subject to a confidentiality agreement so the names have been changed) In February 2013, Natasha Abrimov and her husband Boris came to see Stewart Casper. Natasha had slipped on a wet floor in a retail store two years earlier, slamming the back of her head on the floor and wrenching her left […]

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$2.6 Million

Darien, CT Woman Injured by Large Dog

On July 9, 2014, a Stamford jury returned a verdict in favor of Sally Muehring of Darien, CT that totaled approximately $2.6 million for injuries she sustained to her leg when a large dog crashed into her in a dog park. Ms. Muehring suffered a comminuted fracture of her tibia and fibula that required the […]

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$2.475 Million

Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury

In the dark of night, 72-year-old Nancy Bayard, while a guest in her daughter’s Southport home, had to use the bathroom. But there was no light that would work to illuminate a darkened hallway where the bathroom was located, next to a darkened old-fashioned stairway. Nancy missed the bathroom door and fell down the stairs, […]

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$2.3 Million

Slip & Fall Resulting in Concussion and Post-Traumatic Migraine Headache

Angela Willauer v. Town of Greenwich. On February 13, 2013, Ms. Willauer parked her car in the Town of Greenwich’s Town Hall Parking garage as she did every workday for several years. The parking spot was one of several leased by her employer, Mercedes Benz of Greenwich, to accommodate employee overflow at its nearby dealership. […]

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$2.1 Million

Motorcycle Crash Victims

Overcoming the palpable bias against injured motorcycle enthusiasts and the efforts of defense attorneys and insurance companies to shield their clients from full accountability, Stewart Casper successfully negotiated a $2.1 million settlement on behalf of Martin (age 52) and Annette Sabba (age 57) in a case pending in U.S. District Court for the District of […]

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$2 Million

Traumatic Brain Injury and Fractured Shoulder in Fall on Attic Stairs without Handrail at Noah Webster House in West Hartford, CT

On October 16, 2016, plaintiff Anne McDonald was touring the Noah Webster House Museum in West Hartford, CT when she fell off the stairs leading to the attic. She and her companions had been invited to tour the attic by the museum’s executive director. The stairs were antiquated, poorly lit, and without a handrail. McDonald […]

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$1.85 Million

Moderate Acquired Brain Injury Claim

What should have been the “best of times” turned into the worst of times for two suburban young men preparing to leave for college in the summer of 2008. At an end of the summer party at the home of some friends, whose parents were not home, a deck railing gave way, and the two […]

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$1.65 Million

Wrongful Death

In Michael Irwin, Administrator of the Estate of John Irwin v. Elizabeth Gessinger, et al, Partner Stewart M. Casper was called upon to attempt to salvage a claim on behalf of the Irwin Estate, where there was a potential for no recovery because John Irwin was the operator of a vehicle in which both he […]

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$1.537 Million

Motor Vehicle Accident

Stewart Casper obtained a jury verdict for a woman who sustained a comminuted fracture of her right heel (calcaneus), requiring open reduction and internal fixation with bone grafting with a resultant major disability. This motor vehicle collision occurred within a highway construction zone late at night when the plaintiff collided with the rear of two […]

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$1.5 Million

Labor & Delivery

Stewart Casper handled the case of the stillbirth of a male fetus at 34 weeks of gestation. The mother was overweight and had gestational diabetes. On Saturday evening, she reported that her baby was not moving. She was seen in the labor and delivery room of the local hospital by the on-call member of the […]

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$14.5 Million

Artery Dissection and Stroke

Victoria de Toledo and Betsy Ingraham obtained a jury verdict of $14.5 million for their client Chetan Vaid and his wife. The Defendants were Equinox, a multinational corporation with high-end gyms located throughout the country, and one of its personal trainers. Equinox gave no formal training to its personal trainers on how to use its […]

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