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Summary Judgment Granted on Motion for Associate Steve Gokberk

Associate Steve Gokberk obtained a summary judgment for a Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro client on the issue of liability.  This action was commenced to recover damages for serious personal injuries allegedly sustained on September 16, 2016 as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 43rd Avenue and 39th […]

Law Passed for NYS Misdiagnosed Cancer Patients

Lavern’s Law was passed in June of 2017 to change the statute of limitations on medical malpractice lawsuits to give some victims more time to file complaints and seek restitution.  Recently, Gov. Cuomo and state legislative leaders struck a deal for some amendments that gives cancer patients more time to sue for malpractice.   Under the new bill […]

Settlement Negotiated in Friendly Fire Tragedy

The Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro team negotiated a settlement in the tragic case of Nassau County police officer Geoffrey Breitkopf, who was killed by friendly fire in the line of duty. View CBS Coverage More coverage of the settlement negotiated by Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro in the high profile case of a Nassau […]

Justice Served for Family of Police Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

Justice was served last week when we reached a settlement in the high profile case of Nassau County police officer Geoffrey Breitkopf, who was killed by friendly fire in the line of duty. While nothing can bring back a loved one, the settlement will allow Officer Breitkopf’s family to take comfort in justice served and […]

Partner Jeffrey Kimmel honored with a Leadership in Law Award. 

Jeff Kimmel was recognized as one of the top practitioners on Long Island by Long Island Business News.  Among Jeff’s many accomplishments are his victories for his clients, his giveback to his profession through mentoring and lecturing, his pro bono work on the Advisory Council for Nassau/Suffolk Law Services, and his fundraising efforts supporting various […]

Marvin Salenger Lends Expertise for ESPN story

When ESPN journalist Bob Pockrass was looking for expert insight on a high profile wrongful death lawsuit, he reached out to the Salenger Sack team. Check out this link to see what Marvin Salenger had to say. http://espn.go.com/racing/nascar/cup/story/_/id/13424375/what-expect-wrongful-death-lawsuit-tony-stewart

Six on NY Super Lawyer List

Six SSKB attorneys were named to the 2015 NY Metro Super Lawyer list–Marvin Salenger, Bob Sack, Jeff Kimmel, Joe Bavaro, with Carolyn Caccese and Ben Salk named to the Rising Stars list for New York Metro Super Lawyers.