Trial lawyers have long protected legal rights that society most values.
This is our benchmark.
Desdunes, Estate of George vs. Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity and Individual Defendants
Established precedent in New York and obtained a confidential multi-million dollar settlement.
DeVercelly, Estate of Gary, Jr. vs. Rider University, Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity, and Individual Defendants
The settlement had two primary components, one of which is confidential, the other includes fundamental, ground-breaking changes at Rider University.
Kansas State University Title IX Lawsuit
Our lawsuit filed against Kansas State University by two former students, who were sexually assaulted, has been given clearance to proceed by the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
Virginia Tech Massacre Settlement
$11 Million settlement and a lifetime of healthcare for all victims, plus non-monetary assistance.
Ex-MLB Player Chad Curtis’ Sexual Assault of 4 Student-Athletes
Obtained a $1.8 Million verdict on behalf of one of our clients in Federal Court. All four women settled with Lakewood Public Schools and its Board of Education in Western Michigan for $575,000.
Notable Fraternity Hazing & Wrongful Death Cases
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Holding individuals & organizations accountable to victims of hazing, sexual violence, and other misconduct for over 25 years.
Providing meaningful options for victims of sexual violence to obtain justice by holding responsible parties accountable.
Delivering unprecedented financial results and peace of mind to people seeking compensation for serious personal injuries or wrongful death.
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You have served your clients so well and at the same time distinguished yourselves as first class, effective, efficient, practical and collaborative attorneys who know how to deal with the big issues. While tough on substance, you were smooth on style. That is a difficult combination to pull off.
- John McCammon, Founder of The McCammon Group, Commenting on the Resolution of the Civil Claims from the Virginia Tech Massacre
An unorthodox and potentially precedent-setting lawsuit against Louisiana State University alleges officials ignore fraternity hazing but protect sororities...Gentry McCreary, Chief Executive Officer of Dyad Strategies said, “the initial strategy was ‘brilliant,’ as many institutions would be tempted to settle during this phase in the legal proceedings.” Peter Lake, Director of the Center of Excellence in Higher Education Law and Policy at Stetson University in Florida said, “Fierberg is leading one of the most significant college discipline lawsuits in higher education.”
- Inside Higher Ed