"Personal Injury requires Personal Attention"

Strauss Law Offices, LLC


  • $21 million verdict, Child Services Negligence-inflicted damages upon a child in foster care. Infant child was improperly placed in foster care and was abused suffering "shaken baby syndrome" resulting in brain damage and multiple bone fractures. State was held liable for breaching its own procedures and regulations in child placement and required oversight. Foster parents were held jointly liable for the inflicted physical damage. (Co-counsel, Burlington County N.J.)(2006)
  • $3 million settlement, Medical Malpractice, failure to use noninvasive methods to investigate an urgent vascular condition resulting in an invasive catheterization and a stroke in a 29 year old woman. (Co-Counsel, Rockland County, NY)(2006)
  • $1.7 million settlement, Medical Malpractice in failing to timely diagnose, refer and treat a patient with cardiac symptoms resulting in a heart attack and severe heart muscle damage. (Bergen County 2004)
  • $1 million settlement, Medical Malpractice in a neurosurgical operation that caused paralysis. (Insurance policy limits)(Essex County 2010)
  • $850,000 settlement, Medical Malpractice, failure of an Obstetrician to heed the signs of impending delivery thereby prolonging the pregnancy resulting in an infection that caused brain injury to the child. (Union County 1996)
  • $825,000 settlement, Construction Site-Defective Tree Truck, outrigger was improperly placed and had insufficient line of sight and warnings to alert workers in the area, crushed forefoot. (Warren County 2009)
  • $725,000 settlement, Truck-Pedestrian accident, Pedestrian crossing street was hit by a construction truck resulting in loss of smell and orthopedic injuries. (Union County 2011)
  • $650,000 settlement, Medical Malpractice, failing to timely diagnose and refer for treatment a middle age high risk male patient for treatment of cardiac symptoms substantially contributing to the necessity of a heart transplant. (Morris County 2005)
  • $650,000 settlement, Medical Malpractice, Surgical error in which the Orthopedic Surgeon cut one of the ligaments during a knee operation on a 25 year old man. Settled just before trial. (Union County 2011)
  • $500,000 settlement during trial, Product Liability-Consumer Product Defect, commonly used type of sponge mop recoiled with such force that the retracting slide caught the users' wedding band causing it to slice into the ring finger joint amputating the finger. (Middlesex County 2009)
  • $460,000 settlement for bite and scar injuries to hand and wrist, 16 year old female plaintiff was visiting a county operated zoo when a prairie dog known to have bitten two other visitors in the preceding two weeks leaped and bit her wrist causing permanent scarring and loss of function. (Essex County 2008)
  • $400,000 settlement for Burn injuries, plaintiff was a truck driver unloading chemicals and was caused to be covered with the chemicals due to poor unloading procedures by the chemical plant. (Passaic County 2004)
  • $350,000 verdict, Medical Malpractice, surgeon damaged a nerve that should have been protected during an operation resulting in diminished movement of the plaintiff's arm. (Union County, NJ 2002)
  • $350,000 verdict, Medical Malpractice, failure of Obstetrician in a high risk pregnancy to heed the complaints of the mother and delayed delivery resulting in the child being born deceased-Stillbirth case. (Middlesex County, NJ 1992)
  • $300,000 settlement, Medical Malpractice, wrongful death of an elderly man while in the Emergency Department of a Medical Center when the patient bled without blood replacement and prompt referral for surgical care.(2012)
  • Mr. Strauss has obtained numerous other verdicts and settlements for his clients not listed here.

trauss Law Offices represents individuals who have sustained serious personal injuries in all types of cases, including the following:

"There is no substitute for experience."

231 North Avenue W, # 160
Westfield, NJ 07090

119 Rockland Center, Suite 425
Nanuet, NY 10954

Telephone: (908) 228-2695
FAX: (908) 928-9812
Email: strausslawoffices@gmail.com

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