Firm News

ANOTHER WIN FOR WF&F IN BROOKLYN

Senior partner Sheri Holland won a defense verdict in Kings County (Brooklyn) Supreme Court on June 27. Plaintiff was a passenger on a chartered bus bound for Pennsylvania. While proceeding   [view full story]

WF&F SECURES DISMISSAL IN HIGH-EXPOSURE CASE

WF&F won summary judgment in a Nassau County products liability matter where a plaintiff/employee at a pasta manufacturer severed his arm off from the bicep down while assisting with the maintenance   [view full story]

WF&F Partner to Speak at ICPS (DRI Symposium) on Super Storm Sandy and Catastrophic Storm Coverage Issues, Litigation and Industry Response

WF&F Partner Jared Greisman, who is the Court appointed liaison counsel for the insurance industry on the Eastern District of New York Hurricane Sandy docket, will be speaking this year at DRI's   [view full story]

Greg Pennington and Adam Stark Featured Speakers at NJSIA Event
The New Jersey Special Investigators Association invited WF&F's Greg Pennington and Adam Stark to present a seminar on detection of fraudulent property claims. The event was part of NJSIA's 25th Anniversary education series, and presented at Harrah's Casino in Atlantic City, NJ. Greg and Adam were joined by Warren Harrison, an SIU investigator with Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company.   [view full story]

WFF's Mirna Santiago, Chair of the NYSBA Torts, Insurance & Compensation Law Section, Profiled in the New York State Bar News
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WHITE FLEISCHNER & FINO, LLP EXPANDS WITH THE HIRING OF PATRICIA CARBONE AND SUZANNE WALSH

 

Patricia Carbone joined the firm in May 2015 as an associate.  Since graduating from Hofstra University School of Law, Patricia has handled personal injury, construction accident,   [view full story]

WF&F Announces New Partners for 2015
The senior partners of WF&F are pleased to announce that Robert Drucker, Stuart Glass, and Jason Steinberg will be contract partners with the firm, effective January 1, 2015.   [view full story]

LABOR LAW SUMMARY JUDGMENT WIN
WF&F won summary judgment in Suffolk County Supreme Court in a case where plaintiff fell through an opening on an elevated mezzanine during an ongoing construction project. The Court's decision essentially copied the arguments of WF&F's motion papers, while denying the summary judgment motions of plaintiff and the co-defendant.   [view full story]

JOE GLATSTEIN SECURES DEFENSE VERDICT IN KINGS COUNTY HIT-IN-THE-REAR ACCIDENT
Joseph M. Glatstein won a defense verdict from a Kings County jury, in a chain reaction-hit-in-the-rear accident.   [view full story]

THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT, EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK, APPOINTS JARED GREISMAN AS DEFENDANTS' LIAISON COUNSEL FOR HURRICANE SANDY CASES
A judicial committee of the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York has appointed WF&F Partner Jared Greisman as one of two Defendants' Liaison Counsel for Hurricane Sandy cases.   [view full story]

SUMMARY JUDGMENT: NO COVERAGE FOR WATER DAMAGE TO CONDO UNIT
WFF recently won summary judgment for a domestic property insurer where a condominium unit was damaged by water. The court held that based upon the interpretation of the condominium documents, the policies and the applicable law, there was no coverage for the loss. Greg Pennington handled this New Jersey matter on behalf of the firm.   [view full story]

WF&F WELCOMES NEW ATTORNEYS
WF&F welcomes Laura Fleischner, Kirsten Orr, and Victoriya Baranchuk to the practice.   [view full story]

JARED GREISMAN SUCCESSFUL IN ARGUING IN NEW YORK'S HIGHEST COURT AGAINST OPEN-ENDED EXPOSURE FOR PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACTORS
The New York Court of Appeals, the State's highest court, recently upheld the dismissal of a series of cases by various towns and villages seeking hundreds of millions of dollars in alleged damages to their roadways and subsurface utilities from various contractors who installed sewers many years ago.   [view full story]