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Category: Accomplishment

Partner Brian Greenwood Obtains Defense Verdict in Nassau County Medical Malpractice Trial

Published November 11, 2019 | Accomplishment

Brian Greenwood obtained a defendant’s verdict on behalf of his client, a plastic surgeon.  Plaintiff commenced suit seeking recovery for cosmetic deformities she allegedly sustained as a result of improper injection of a synthetic filler.  It was alleged the filler was used improperly as part of an off-label training session.  Plaintiff claimed that as a… read more

Annemarie Jones Re-Elected Federal Bar Association EDNY Treasurer

Published October 18, 2019 | Accomplishment

Annemarie Jones was re-elected to the position of Treasurer for the Eastern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. The mission of the Federal Bar Association is to strengthen the federal legal system and administration of justice by serving the interests and the needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private,… read more

Teri Scotto-Lavino Obtains Summary Judgment for Client in Supreme Court

Published October 16, 2019 | Accomplishment

Teri Scotto-Lavino was successful in obtaining summary judgment for a pediatrician in a Supreme Court action claiming that the doctor misdiagnosed a form of bone cancer, known as Ewing’s Sarcoma. The plaintiff was initially seen by the doctor at a walk-in clinic.  The clinic continued to use the doctor’s name in its addressograph during subsequent… read more

Thomas Rhatigan Obtains Summary Judgment on Medical Malpractice Action

Published October 4, 2019 | Accomplishment

Congratulations to Thomas Rhatigan for obtaining dismissal of a medical malpractice action, venued in Kings County, on behalf of a medical professional company that staffed Emergency Room physicians to hospital.  Plaintiff alleged that the medical professional company should be held liable for the actions of individual Emergency Room doctors.  The Court agreed with our argument… read more

Annemarie Jones Obtains Dismissal of Complaint in Southern District of New York

Published October 1, 2019 | Accomplishment

Annemarie Jones was successful on a Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss plaintiff’s complaint in the Southern District of New York. Plaintiff alleged that certain supervisory officials of the Sullivan County Jail violated his civil rights pursuant to Section 1983 by not properly responding to his grievances and failing to reverse the… read more

Adam H. Silverstone Granted Summary Judgment in Nassau County Breach of Contract Case

Published September 18, 2019 | Accomplishment

Adam H. Silverstone was successful in obtaining summary judgment dismissal of a breach of contract and fraud action asserted against our client, a Long Island horse-trainer and equestrian facility operator. The plaintiff alleged that our client, together with co-defendant veterinarians,  fraudulently induced the plaintiff into purchasing a horse that was not fit for its intended… read more

12 Lewis Johs Attorneys Named 2019 New York Super Lawyers

Published September 13, 2019 | Accomplishment

Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP is proud to announce that Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers has recognized 12 attorneys from the firm on the New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2019. The Super Lawyers selection process includes independent research, peer recognition and professional achievement. Each year, only five percent of attorneys in the New York metro area are… read more

Partners Jennifer Hurley McGay and Bryan F. Lewis published in The Suffolk Lawyer

Published July 31, 2019 | Accomplishment,BUSINESS & REAL ESTATE,LITIGATION NEWS,News

Commercial Litigation Partners Jennifer Hurley McGay and Bryan F. Lewis were recently published in The Suffolk Lawyer, Commercial Division Special Edition (June 2019).   Their article, “Primer on Non-Subpoenas in New York State,” discussed the importance of non-party subpoenas in commercial cases.  The article went on to provide an overview of the requirements for a valid… read more

Thomas Rhatigan Successfully Obtains Summary Judgment in Wrongful Death Action

Published April 29, 2019 | Accomplishment,News

Congratulations to Thomas Rhatigan for winning summary judgment dismissing a wrongful death products liability action in New York County.  Plaintiff’s decedent fell off the top bed of a bunk bed in a shelter and subsequently died from his injuries.  Plaintiff argued that our client, a distributing company, was required to supply guard rails with the… read more

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