Archive for August, 2011

Breedlove Selected as Fellow to Prestigious Litigation Counsel of America

August 25, 2011

Carrie McLoughlin Noll of the Clifton Park Law Firm of Breedlove & Noll, LLP recently announced that Brian H. Breedlove, a Member of the Firm, has been named a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA).

According to the LCA, “The Litigation Counsel of America is a trial lawyer honorary society established to reflect the new face of the American bar. Membership is limited, representing less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers and is by invitation only. The composition of the LCA is aggressively diverse, with recognition of excellence among American litigation and trial counsel across all segments of the bar. The purpose of the LCA is to recognize deserving, experienced, and highly qualified lawyers, to provide an additional outlet for scholarly authorship of legal articles on trial and litigation practice, to provide additional sources for professional development, to promote superior advocacy and ethical standards in the practice of law, and to assist in community involvement by its membership.”

A maximum of 3,500 Fellows are inducted into membership of LCA, who are selected and invited into Fellowship after being evaluated on effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation and trial work, along with ethical reputation.

MOTORCYCLIST GETS VERDICT

August 2, 2011

Motorcycle Accident Results in $630,737.00 Verdict

The case of John D. Deihl and Nichole Deihl v. Moreau Emergency Squad came on for trial before a Jury in late November 2010 before the Hon. Thomas Nolan, Justice of the Supreme Court, in Saratoga County, New York. The plaintiffs were represented by Brian H. Breedlove, Esq. of Breedlove & Noll, LLP. On December 3, 2010 the Jury returned a verdict for the Plaintiffs in the amount of $630,737.00.

Facts/Injuries: On August 8, 2008 Plaintiff was riding his motorcycle in South Glens Falls, when he was struck by an off duty ambulance. Plaintiff was thrown from the motorcycle sustaining a compartment syndrome in his left thigh necessitating an emergency Fasciotomy and several days hospitalizaton. Several months later Plaintiff returned to work full time as a laborer for the City of Glens Falls.