Settlement reached during mediation in the amount of $600,000 for the estate of a 29 year old woman who lost control of her bicycle when she fell while attempting to avoid construction debris left on a Brooklyn roadway by an adjoining property owner and a general contractor. After she fell to the ground she was then struck by a passing motorist.
The young woman was transported to Woodhull Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The deceased plaintiff was a college graduate who was expected to be hired for a managerial job with a prestigious designer at the time of her passing.
Attorneys Joe Donnelly, Marvin Salenger, and Ben Salk played instrumental roles in Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro’s successfully mediation of this case.