NJ Firm Added Millions To Landmark Verizon Deal, Court Told

Law360 (February 10, 2021, 10:08 PM EST) -- A Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman LLC attorney in a fee fight with Kirsch Gelband & Stone PA over a $125 million personal injury judgment against Verizon shot back at his adversary's contention that he inherited a substantially settled case, suggesting Wednesday in New Jersey state court that his firm increased the deal's value by millions of dollars.

In the second week of testimony before Superior Court Judge Thomas R. Vena, David A. Mazie suggested that an expert enlisted by Kirsch Gelband attorney Gregg A. Stone underestimated the life care needs of Maria Meister, who was paralyzed by a falling utility...

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