Leonard & Leonard, P.A. New Jersey Serious Accident Lawyers With Over
45 Years of Experience You Can Trust
Our New Jersey Injury Attorneys Verdicts & Settlements
If you have been seriously injured or lost a loved one as a result of any type of
fatal accident in New Jersey such as a
bicycle accident, bus accident,
workplace accident, train accident, drunk driving accident, sexual assault, inadequate security,
product liability, or slip and fall accident, it is important to retain
our experienced trusted New Jersey Accident attorneys who are dedicated
to doing their best to get the maximum compensation you deserve.
Our team of New Jersey Personal Injury Trial Lawyers have obtained millions
of dollars for our clients for
over 45 years following all types of fatal and serious accidents including catastrophic
injuries such as traumatic brain injuries(TBI), amputations, fractures,
nerve injuries, Reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), and serious burns.
Both partners, Todd Leonard and Scott Leonard are
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as Certified Civil Trial Lawyers and have been selected by their peers as New Jersey Super Lawyers.
Our New Jersey personal injury attorneys are dedicated to providing the
best possible personal injury representation and many lawyers throughout
New Jersey and the United States
refer their serious personal injury and
wrongful death claims to our office. We treat our clients like family. If you have questions
or concerns regarding your particular case, please
contact an experienced New Jersey Accident Attorney today to schedule a free confidential
and informative case evaluation. We have offices conveniently located
in Morristown, Springfield, Newark and Woodbridge, New Jersey.
Click here or call us toll free at
(888) 511-8853. There is never a fee unless we obtain a recovery.
New Jersey Settlement – Automobile Accident – A teenager was
a passenger in a friend's car in Middlesex County, NJ which lost control
and struck a tree resulting in a serious bladder injury.
Warren County New Jersey Federal District Court, Newark, New Jersey Settlement - Truck
Accident- A man in his sixties from Pennsylvania, was rear ended by a
tractor trailer on route 78 in Warren County, New Jersey while in the
course of employement sustaining injuries to his neck and back. He had
underwent back surgery within a year of the accident and this accident
aggravated his pre-existing condition. He then was required to undergo
additional back surgery including a lumbar fusion with multi-level instrumentation.
Our office hired an economist to calcuate his wage and household expenses
losses and obtained other expert reports. The case settled during mediation.
New Jersey Settlement –
Injury – A man in his forties filed a lawsuit against his employer
as a result of sustaining serious personal injuries when he was given
a defective garbage truck to use in Oldbridge, NJ even though there was
a serious safety issues with the truck. Our office was successful in defeating
the defendant’s motion for summary judgment based on the worker’s
compensation bar since the employers conduct was so egregious. We hired
various experts to prove our case. The case settled after mediation.
Slip and Fall
New Jersey Settlement –
Slip and Fall
– A woman in her sixties from Elizabeth New Jersey slipped and fell
on ice on the sidewalk at her apartment complex in Elizabeth, NJ suffering
leg injuries resulting in a total knee replacement. We retained a liability
expert to establish liability.
Civil Rights Claim
New Jersey Settlement, Federal District Court Newark, New Jersey–
Civil Rights Claim – A Newark man in his forties was attending his
son’s hockey game in Newark, NJ when he was assaulted by an off-duty
police officer who was working for a security firm. Our client sustained
a significant ankle fracture resulting in multiple surgeries. Our office
had filed a suit based on violations of his civil rights under 42 USC
1983 as well as state law claims.
Product Liability - Workplace Accident
New Jersey Settlement - Product liability workplace accident- A man in
his 40s sustained serious personal injuries to his neck and vocal cord,
while in the course of employment in Rockaway, New Jersey , when he got
trapped in a machine. Our office filed suit against the manufacturer based
on claims that they placed a defective product into the stream of commerce.
We also sued the employer for discovery purposes to learn more about the
accident and the equipment. The defendant manufacturer denied liability
and our office engaged in significant discovery including taking the depositions
of numerous witnesses and defendant representatives. We also hired a professional
engineer to inspect the machine and all of the discovery exchanged, as
well as an orthopedist and vocal cord expert to assist our office in proving
our case. After an extensive mediation session with a retired judge, we
settled the case.
Workplace Injury - Car Accidents
New Jersey binding Arbitration Award- Workplace Injury- Car Accidents-
A man in his forties from Middlesex County sustained serious injuries
in two separate car accidents while in the course of his employment. As
a result of these accidents he aggravated pre-existing conditions to his
back and injured his shoulder. He required a lumbar fusion and also shoulder
surgery. We engaged in extensive discovery and reviewed his entire medical
history to prove that the new accidents aggravated his prior conditions.
We settled with each of the insurance companies for the accidents for
their full policy limits and then proceeded to binding Under-Insured Motorist
Product Liability and Auto Accident
New Jersey Settlement and Judgement – Product Liability and Auto
Accident. A young boy while operating a motorized scooter was struck by
a motorist in Wayne, New Jersey. Our office filed a lawsuit on behalf
of the severely injured boy and his family against the driver, the helmet
manufacturer, local dealer, as well as the manufacturer of the scooter.
Our client sustained a significant
traumatic brain injury. We hired numerous experts to establish liability and the nature and extent
of his damages which required life long medical care.
Drunk Driving Accident
Drunk Driving Accident- A young woman was struck by a drunk driver while crossing a street in
Elizabeth, NJ. She sustained serious internal injuries and amputation
of her leg.
New Jersey Settlement –
– Woman in her twenties lost control on an icy road as a result of a
road defect. She sustained a traumatic brain injury. We worked closely with our clients'
traumatic brain injury doctors and rehabilitation counselor. We also hired
a professional engineer and accident reconstructionist to establish liability
against the responsible parties and a life care planner and economist
on the damage aspects of this catastrophic claim. The case settled at
the time of trial.