Blog

Category Archives: Personal Injury

UPDATE: Man who died in Friday Newark fire has been ID’d

NEWARK, NJ – The man who died in a Newark fire that also injured a child and six others on Friday night has been identified, according to NJ.com. This is an update to a previous story. Newark man Jimmy Escobar, 39, was pronounced dead at 12:18 a.m. Saturday morning on the 100 block of Magazine… Read more »

Casino slip-and-fall suit

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – A slip-and-fall suit has been filed against Harrah’s Atlantic City casino amid bankruptcy, according to reports. A New Jersey couple has filed a suit against the hotel and it’s parent company, Caesars Entertainment Inc. The personal injury case can proceed even though the two-year statue of limitations to file a claim… Read more »

Man dragged when attempting to prevent car theft

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – A Middletown man was dragged when he tried to stop thieves from stealing his car on May 9, according to reports. Police received a 911 call reporting a car theft at 5:37 p.m. on Windermere Road in the Lincroft section. The homeowner became aware of the theft when it was in progress… Read more »

Man who lost leg from vehicle accident settles for $1.3 mil

NEWARK, NJ – According to reports, a man who lost his leg after being struck by a vehicle has settled for $1.3 million. The man was run over by a van that was improperly parked on the street and had to have his leg amputated below the knee due to necrosis. He was paid a… Read more »

Woman struck and killed by car at crosswalk

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – A woman was hit and killed by a car while at a crosswalk on Saturday, according to sources. The victim, Donna Lawrence, 60, was in a crosswalk on Plainsboro Road at Morris Davidson Park when she was struck by a Buick sedan shortly after noon. Lawrence was flown by a medical… Read more »

Pedestrian hit by company vehicle accepts settlement

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A pedestrian who was struck by a Bergen County manufacturing company’s vehicle in Jersey City has accepted a $675,000 settlement, according to the Daily Voice. The victim, 33-year-old Jose Rojas, was crossing Barrow Street when he was hit by a vehicle owned by a Moonachie-based company on November 19, 2018. Rojas… Read more »

Woman dead in Bayonne fire

BAYONNE, NJ – A woman is dead following a fire in a Bayonne home yesterday, according to a report by WABC. Fire officials received a report of the fire yesterday evening at East 16th Street. When firefighters had arrived, they discovered that two people were still inside the structure. Additionally, the blaze had reached the… Read more »

Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Roselle, in critical condition

ROSELLE, NJ – A pedestrian struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning is in severe condition, according to RLS Media. The accident occurred around 3:30 a.m. near Chestnut Street and E St. Georges Avenue. The pedestrian was hospitalized in critical condition, according to the report. The victim has not been identified at this time, and… Read more »

Child suffers from smoke inhalation after fire

NEWARK, NJ – A child has been hospitalized after suffering from smoke inhalation in a four-story apartment fire in Newark on Thursday, according to reports. A two-alarm fire occurred at an apartment building located at 400 Irvine Turner Boulevard at around 1:40 a.m. Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose stated, “Fire was found in… Read more »

100-year-old house catches fire

DAYTON, NJ – A fire broke out at a 100-year-old house Monday evening which required about 60 firefighters to extinguish, according to reports. The house, located at the 300 block of Georges Road in the Dayton section, caught on fire just after 7:30 p.m. Monmouth Junction Fire Chief Scott Smith and his fire crew arrived… Read more »

FREE CONSULTATION

Speak With a Skilled Auto Accident Attorney

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, call us. We are here for you. The consultation is Free. You will not pay any fees unless we win your case, because here at Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers, it's all about getting results for you.

Our Verdicts & Settlements


  • $5.8 Million Settlement Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers Obtained a $5.8 Million Settlement on Behalf of Injured Client
  • $5.35 Million Settlement Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers Obtained a $5.35 Million Settlement at Trial on Behalf of a Pedestrian Struck by a Tractor Trailer
  • $4.8 Million Settlement Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers Obtained a $4.8 Million Settlement on Behalf of a Woman Injured in a Trucking Accident
  • $2.25 Million Settlement Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers Obtained a $2.25 Million Settlement for an Auto Accident Victim in Bergen County

Meet Our Trial Attorneys


The trial attorneys at Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers have decades of experience with personal injury litigation. We understand the difficulties accident victims experience. Our staff is especially skilled at dealing with medical providers and insurance companies to navigate these claims and allow you to focus on what is truly important - getting back to health.

Meet Our Trial Attorneys


The trial attorneys at Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers have decades of experience with personal injury litigation. We understand the difficulties accident victims experience. Our staff is especially skilled at dealing with medical providers and insurance companies to navigate these claims and allow you to focus on what is truly important - getting back to health.

What Our Clients Are Saying About Us


  • "Best personal injury law firm in New Jersey! My case was not a simple case, but Ed Capozzi and his team took it head on. It was a pleasure to deal with Ed Capozzi and Corey Dietz. All their knowledge and fast response to any questions I had throughout the case made it easier on me. I can’t forget about Mr. Capozzi’s wonderful paralegal. Ella Twardowski was a pleasure to talk to and work with. Everybody was kind and thoughtful. This team of attorneys never made me feel like I was just another case. They make you feel like friends. If you need an personal injury lawyer, give Ed Capozzi and Corey Dietz a call! They won't let you down! Thanks to everyone at Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers! You guys rock!"

    Matt Wislocki
  • "I would never choose another law firm!! Mr. Edward Capozzi and Valentina treated me like family. I was scared to go to court but when I did, he was very aggressive and fought for me. I got so much money for my case!! I can't say it enough, THANK YOU!! THANK YOU!!"

    Margarita C.
  • "Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers is a top notch law firm. I worked specifically with Mr. Capozzi, and was very impressed with his knowledge of personal injury law, and his commitment to ensuring I got the result I deserved."

    Stephen Quigg
  • Best Lawyers
    Best Law Firms US News
    Bergen's Top Lawyers 2016
    American Association for Justice
    Topverdict.com Top 50 Settlements work accident 2018 logo
    Best Attorneys of America
    Super Lawyer
    America's Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys 2019

Our Locations

Speak to an attorney today!


If you have been injured in an accident, call us! We are here for you 24 hours a day. The consultation is free. You will not pay any fees unless we win your case, because here at Brach Eichler Trial Lawyers, it is all about getting results for you.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Call Email chat