Trial & Appellate Practice

  • Civil Rico: Trial Victory

    We succeeded in getting all fraud and racketeering charges dismissed against an international franchisor and its CEO. The case was litigated for a number of years during which Plaintiffs pursued Civil…
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  • Destruction of French Provincial Mansion: Verdict for Plaintiff

    A millionaire Wall Street tycoon hired us to go to trial against two insurance companies refusing to pay for the complete destruction of his home. The mansion was under restoration and a subcontractor…
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  • Lawyer Sued For Fraud: Verdict Dismissing the Case

    An attorney sought Quadrino Schwartz to conduct a trial against him in which he was accused of engaging in a fraudulent real estate scheme. From the beginning, he had handled the case himself, but when…
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  • Spoliation of Evidence:  Fraud Case Dismissed

    We successfully represented the Defendant, who is an attorney and accountant, in the litigation, at the trial, and on the appeal, in a fraud and breach of fiduciary duty case. A former business associate…
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  • $5 Million Verdict For Orthopedic Surgeon

    Partners Richard Quadrino and Bill O’Mahony obtained a verdict worth over $5 million in an insurance lawsuit by an orthopedic surgeon. The case involved 10 years of litigation, and Quadrino Schwartz…
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  • Complete Victory in Trial Decision by Federal Judge on Franchise Case

    After obtaining summary judgment for an international franchisor client, we took the damages phase to trial. Partner Richard Quadrino conducted the trial. The Defendant raised numerous legal issues that…
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  • Real Estate Broker Trial:  Verdict For Plaintiff in Sale of Medieval Castle

    We represented a prominent real estate broker in The Hamptons in a lawsuit against her former employer, a well-known East End firm. Another attorney had conducted the litigation, but we were hired to try…
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  • Insurance Trial Regarding Undercover Sting Operation:  $1 Million Verdict For Plaintiff

    Our client had been a successful licensed hypnotherapist for many years. He developed and was diagnosed as suffering from severe depression and other mental disorders. He applied for benefits under his…
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  • Insurance Trial: Verdict Obtained After Appeal

    After an extended legal battle, Quadrino Schwartz obtained an important ruling from a New York appeals court against disability insurer First Unum. The Quadrino Schwartz client kept the faith over the…
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  • Property Damage Liability Litigation: Success on Damages Trial & Appeal

    We recovered a substantial sum for a commercial tenant from its negligent landlord who caused complete destruction of our client's business inventory in a retail store. Quadrino Schwartz vigorously pursued…
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