June 20, 2019
$800,000 – Shooting Victims – Negligent Security
Hecht Kleeger & Damashek, P.C., represented plaintiffs who sustained serious injuries including gunshot wounds requiring surgery and various fractures. Plaintiffs were attending a party at Chelsea Piers when they were caught in the cross-fire of gunplay. Plaintiffs sued the property owner for negligent security. Hecht Kleeger & Damashek, P.C., defeated a motion for summary judgment and won the ensuing appeal in the Appellate Division, First Department. The case settled before jury selection for $800,000.
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