Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky, PC, is
one of the nation's leading personal injury law firms. Its
attorneys have secured some of the largest verdicts and settlements
in the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
It is widely regarded as the best law firm in the United States
representing construction workers who have been injured or
If you have experienced a catastrophic injury or the wrongful
death of a loved one, SMBB's personal injury attorneys are
dedicated to finding justice for you through the American legal
Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky has earned a national
reputation as the country's most specialized and experienced law
firm in the representation of victims of construction
accidents and construction falls. Known for winning tough,
high-profile cases, SMBB personal injury attorneys also have an
exceptional track record in championing the rights of victims
ofworkplace accidents, medical malpractice, defective
products, unsafe premises, liquor liability, motor vehicle
accidents and class action injustices.
More Than 350 Verdicts and Settlements over $1 Million
Examples of SMBB's ability to obtain record-setting personal
injury verdicts, settlements and arbitration awards and/or set
legal precedents include:
- $101 million
settlement for the Atlantic City, N.J., Tropicana Casino
parking garage collapse - the largest construction accident
settlement in U.S. history.
- $75 million
verdict, the largest construction accident verdict ever
awarded an individual U.S. construction worker and one of the
largest jury verdicts in Philadelphia history.
- $29.5 million settlement
for the Pier 34 collapse - one of the largest premises liability
settlements in Philadelphia history.
$16.5 million for a severely burned millwright -
the largest personal injury settlement in the history of Lehigh
$14.7 million settlement for a roofer whose skull
was crushed by a falling hoist - one of the largest defective
product settlements in Philadelphia history.
- $12 million
settlement in a medical malpractice case involving the
failure to diagnose a woman's breast cancer.
Other high-profile SMBB cases include a medical malpractice
settlement on behalf of the teenager who
died in a University of Pennsylvania gene therapy trial. The
firm also secured the largest settlement ever reported - $20
million - involving bad faith by an insurer in Pennsylvania.
Currently, SMBB lawyers are representing the families of the two
young Hungarians who drowned in the
Delaware River duck boat accident. The Nursing home
resident whose abuse was captured on a family planted nanny cam.
The father killed by a drunk car salesman during a test
drive. The lacrosse player shot by a law student.
Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky's personal injury
attorneys have also obtained million dollar-plus verdicts and
settlements in scores of less publicized cases - cases that have
been just as critically important to our clients victimized by
life-altering personal injuries and wrongful deaths.
In addition, SMBB's class action attorneys have helped
secure settlements in the tens and even hundreds of
millions of dollars for the classes of wronged businesses
and consumers that they represent.
If you or a family member has been injured or killed as a result
of a serious accident - or been treated unfairly as a business or
consumer - Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky is committed to
obtaining all the results you need and deserve. To learn how we can
help, contact an SMBB
"Our clients choose us because we get results.
Insurance companies know us, respect us and fear us - which is what
you want if you've suffered a catastrophic injury."
Robert J. Mongeluzzi