Richard J. Heleniak, Esq.

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Richard J. Heleniak, Esq.
  • Confidential Settlement – Multi-million dollar award for a truck driver who sustained severe electrical burns when his dump trailer came in contact with uninsulated electricity.
  • Confidential Settlement – Multi-million dollar settlement against highway construction companies whose negligent management of a road construction site caused an accident which caused a head injury that resulted in cortical blindness.
  • Confidential Settlement – Seven figure settlement for a child injured at birth due to failure to timely diagnose and treat placental abruption.
  • $2.15 Million verdict - Against the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania affirmed on appeal by the Superior Court of Pennsylvania and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania for the family of a young child who died as a result of injuries sustained at birth.
  • $1.6 million settlement on behalf of a 62-year-old male client whose primary physicians deviated the standard of care by 1) failing to advise him of his high-risk factors for Prostate Cancer, and 2) failing to provide helpful prostate cancer screening. These failures resulted in a diagnosis of Stage IV Prostate Cancer with metastasis that is now, tragically, inoperable and incurable.
  • $1.3 Million Verdict – Jury verdict in medical malpractice case regarding injuries sustained in a negligent gynecological surgery.
  • $1 Million settlement against New Jersey based mattress manufacturer, Dream Well, after a forklift operator employed by Dream Well ran over the client's foot, causing an eventual partial amputation.