Law Offices of Rifkin & Morgan
Law Offices of Rifkin & Morgan
For decades clients and referring attorneys have relied on David Rifkin & Patrick Morgan to provide aggressive and successful representation with constant care for the needs of their clients. Our proven record of success in several areas is unmatched on the North Shore. We have compassionately served our clients’ needs in personal injury, medical malpractice, divorce / custody, estate planning, real estate and criminal cases. Please click on the Verdicts and Settlements to appreciate the extraordinary results of our trial work and then contact us for a free consultation. We will work diligently to get the results you deserve.
Verdicts & Settlements
$495k settlement: medical malpractice
An 82 year old male was admitted to a VA facility on June 23rd. By July 7th his respiratory status had improved so the VA personnel decided to remove his breathing tube so he could breathe on his own without a ventilator. He was switched to a different respiratory assist device, a Bipap machine, so he could get more efficient oxygen service by a face mask. When this change occurred, the ventilator equipment was changed but the VA personnel failed to change the face mask as required, an unexplainable and fatal error…….
$1.5 million settlement: wrongful death.
The estate of a 59 year old woman brought an action of wrongful death of a woman who died from a pre-surgery diagnostic test which was performed negligently.

The matter settled for $1.5 Million prior to suit being filed.
$700k settlement: medical malpractice/auto accident
A young woman was in a car accident in January. During the time that she was treating she was rear ended in a second accident which was not her fault. She then went to a pain management doctor who injected a steroid into her neck which was alleged to have impinged on her spinal cord causing her a cervical spinal cord injury with gait disorder, chronic pain as well as left foot drop and sensory loss in her left foot. Causation was contested as the doctor claimed that her injuries were from the motor vehicle accident. …..
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