Edward Arevalo Obtains Defense Verdict

On October 23, 2018, Ed Arevalo secured a defense verdict in Nassau County Supreme Court on behalf of a prominent neuro-radiologist. Plaintiff’s counsel alleged the defendant failed to diagnose a cerebral aneurysm in a 42 year old woman which they claimed led to a rupture of the vessel, requiring a craniotomy.

Kenneth Burford joins VBPNP, LLP

Vigorito, Barker, Patterson, Nichols & Porter, LLP is proud to announce that Kenneth Burford has joined the firm as a Partner in the Westchester office. Prior to joining VBPNP, Mr. Burford has defended medical and dental malpractice claims, professional licensing and Department of Health proceedings for over 20 years.

Gary W. Patterson, Jr. Obtains Defense Verdict

On October 5, 2018, Gary W. Patterson, Jr. obtained a defense verdict on behalf of his client, a surgeon, at the Supreme Court, Westchester County. The case concerned claims of a failure to properly perform a hernia repair, together with claims of negligent wound care post-operatively.

Neil Mascolo joins VBPNP, LLP

Vigorito, Barker, Patterson, Nichols & Porter, LLP is proud to announce that Neil Mascolo has joined the firm as a Partner in the Garden City office. Mr. Mascolo is a veteran insurance defense litigator with over 25 years experience.

Thomas Jaffa joins VBPNP, LLP

Vigorito, Barker, Patterson, Nichols & Porter, LLP is proud to announce that Thomas Jaffa has joined the firm as an Associate in the Long Island office.

Adonaid C. Medina and Megan A. Lawless Elected As Partners

Vigorito, Barker, Patterson, Nichols and Porter, LLP is very proud to announce that Adonaid Medina and Megan Lawless have been unanimously elected as members of the firm. Since joining VBPNP, both have significantly contributed to our complex motion and appellate practice.