Trishe's advises a wide range of clients on complex insurance defense matters, including labor law, construction defect, high exposure multi-party motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice defense and appellate advocacy.
Her experience includes all aspects of litigation, including appeals, motion practice, court appearances (oral argument on motions, depositions and hearings."
She returned to the firm after honing her skills as an attorney for the New York State Appellate Division, Fourth Department and at a major law firm.
On March 18, 2021, Marcin Kurzatkowski obtained a summary judgment dismissal of the plaintiff's Labor Law 200 and 241(6) claims against a subcontractor at the construction site. The plaintiff alleged that he tripped and fell over a copper pipe that was left behind on the floor. Mr. Kurzatkowski represented the subcontractor that was responsible for providing carting and cleaning services at the construction site.
Representing nurses is different from representing doctors. Doctors implement orders and nurses follow them, so their mindset is different. Doctors are more likely to have their own insurance policies, and because some require the doctor''s consent to settle, medical malpractice cases are more likely to go to trial. Nurses on the other hand are less likely to be familiar with, and more apprehensive about, being the subject of litigation since they are but one employee among many on the same nursing home policy.