Counsel You Can Trust. Results You Can Count On.
At Cooper Sevillano, we don’t play games. When you come to us for a consultation, you’ll get an honest assessment of your case. We only take on cases we are confident we can win, so you’ll know right away if we can help you.
Our combined years of experience allow us to achieve the best results for our clients. We will fight for you – and win – when others might simply give up. Below are just a few examples of cases in which we helped our clients achieve justice. On cases with hyperlinks, follow the links to learn even more about the case details.
Case Results Showcase
$4,200,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict in highly contested surgical case for colorectal surgeon’s mis-management of patient’s anticoagulant medication prior to surgery resulting in stroke.
$2,808,932.65 One of the largest verdicts in Connecticut history for the family of a motorcyclist, who was tragically killed in a head-on vehicle collision.
$2,500,000 Medical malpractice recovery for the death of a patient, caused by the hospital’s mismanagement of her airway.
$2,000,000 Medical Malpractice recovery against internist for failure to diagnose prostate cancer
$1,500,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a factory worker who suffered multiple fractures and a minor traumatic brain injury in a rear-end collision with a commercial dump truck.
$1,200,000 Federal Employee Liability Act (FELA) recovery for Metro North Railroad engineer who, while in the course of her employment, suffered a mild traumatic brain injury – with resulting sensory deprivation and personality changes – in a train derailment accident.
$1,200,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a victim who suffered multiple injuries in a rear-end highway collision involving a tractor-trailer truck.
$1,175,000 Medical malpractice recovery on behalf of a maintenance worker who suffered an aggravation of his irritable bowel condition following a failed colorectal operation that was performed below the standard of care.
$1,120,000 Medical malpractice recovery on behalf of a female surgical patient who suffered multiple complications, including a perforated bowel and sepsis, following a routine gynecological operation that was performed below the standard of care.
$1,150,000 Medical malpractice recovery on behalf of a male surgical patient who suffered a perforated esophagus following a paraesophageal hernia repair operation.
$1,100,000 FELA recovery on behalf of a Metro North Railroad engineer who sustained a hind-foot fracture – requiring multiple surgeries – in the course of his employment.
$1,000,050 Medical Malpractice recovery for improper intraoperative neuromonitoring during spinal surgery.
$985,000 Motor vehicle recovery for the estate of a Wilton resident who succumbed to his injuries several days after he was involved in a head-on collision with an individual who had lost control of his vehicle.
$900,000 Recovery against a commercial railroad company on behalf of an injured factory worker, who suffered a herniated lumbar disc after being knocked off a stationary rail car which was impacted by a moving train, resulting in a lumbar fusion.
$875,000 Recovery for motorcycle rider who suffered a complicated leg fracture when he was hit at night by an inexperienced teen-age driver.
$800,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a mason who suffered a traumatic bicep tendon tear after a head-on collision, resulting in surgery.
$750,000 Recovery for uninsured passenger who required knee surgery as a result of a one-car rollover due to the driver’s inattention with a cell phone.
$725,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a single mother of one involved in a heavy T-bone collision, resulting in lumbar fusion surgery.
$700,000 Motor vehicle recovery for an office worker who was rear-ended by a drunk driver and suffered a traumatic fracture to her ankle, requiring surgical stabilization with screws and plates.
$700,000 Recovery for reckless operation of a motor vehicle on behalf of the estate of a mover, who suffered a fatal brain injury when he fell off the rear of a moving truck.
$625,000 Recovery on behalf of a young gymnast who sustained a crush injury to the Lisfranc joint in her foot, necessitating multiple surgeries and a bone fusion, after her coach instructed her and her fellow gymnasts to help assemble a gymnasium tumbling floor during practice.
$590,000 Reckless service of alcohol recovery against a local bar on behalf of the estate of a 21-year-old female involved in a fatal single-car drunk-driving collision.
$500,000 Motor vehicle recovery on behalf of the estate of a woman killed after being rear-ended by a tractor trailer truck on Interstate 95.
$500,000 Motor vehicle recovery for mason who suffered neck and lower back injuries as a result of a rear-end collision resulting in lumbar microdiscectomy surgery.
$500,000 Medical malpractice recovery for a neurosurgical misdiagnosis of a pituitary tumor.
$475,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a pedestrian who suffered soft-tissue hand and back injuries after being struck by a vehicle while walking on a New York City sidewalk.
$475,000 Negligent security recovery on behalf of nurse supervisor who was assaulted by a resident with a wooden duck.
$450,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a sixteen-year-old male passenger, who was ejected from the rear window of his friend’s car.
$450,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a carpenter who required a cervical fusion following a high-speed rear-end highway collision.
$450,000 Premises liability recovery on behalf of a woman who fell approximately 6 feet to a lower level – sustaining multiple facial fractures and other soft-tissue injuries – while walking in a poorly lit parking garage.
$400,000 Motor vehicle recovery for the estate of an Ecuadorian immigrant who was struck and killed while crossing a dark street.
$400,000 Total medical malpractice recovery including a $250,000.00 jury verdict against local gastroenterologist who shattered the patient’s spleen while performing a routine screening colonoscopy.
$330,000 Premises liability jury verdict for an Ansonia man with lower back injuries following a slip-and-fall on ice at customer’s residence.
$300,000 Recovery in case against municipality for fingertip avulsion caused by an unsafe door closer in public facility.
$300,000 Motor vehicle recovery for a factory worker who suffered a neck injury as a result of a high-speed rear-end highway collision.
$300,000 Motor vehicle recovery for an injured worker who suffered a rotator cuff tear in a T-bone type collision.
$295,000 Motor vehicle recovery on behalf of a young pedestrian who was struck by a car and broke his femur while walking home from school.
$250,000 Motor vehicle recovery on behalf of a fifteen-year-old pedestrian who was struck by a car and injured her knee while crossing the street in a designated crosswalk.
$245,000 Premises liability recovery for a mason who sustained a traumatic tibia-fibula fracture when he slipped and fell off the loading dock while loading materials into his truck at a tile distribution center.
$200,000 Premises liability recovery for woman who suffered a traumatic tibia-fibula fracture when she slipped and fell on a wet floor while entering a nail salon.
$150,000 Recovery in premises liability action against local retailer for failing to systematically inspect its floors for slippery substances.
Click here to read about a mid-six-figure recovery for a Colombian immigrant who nearly died after being discharged from the ER after being in a car accident that tore a hole in her intestine.