Glenn W. Nick

Partner + 2011 + New York


  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

Verdicts + Settlements

  • Recovered $1,600,000 for a firefighter who sustained injuries to his neck that required a fusion surgery after he was struck by a defective roof hatch.
  • Recovered $1,000,000 on behalf of a client who was injured in a vehicular crash.
  • Recovered $850,000 for a firefighter who required spinal surgery after falling on stairs that were missing a portion of their nosing.
  • Recovered $850,000 for a prison inmate who was allowed to commit suicide after multiple prior attempts.
  • Recovered $830,000 for a pedestrian who was struck by a car in Manhattan and sustained numerous injuries that required surgery.
  • Recovered $825,000 for a boat passenger who underwent numerous surgeries to her arm following a collision with another vessel.
  • Recovered $800,000 for a client who sustained a cervical fracture, requiring surgical intervention.
  • Recovered $800,000 for a construction worker who fell from an unsecured ladder, severely fracturing his ankle.
  • Recovered $760,000 for a firefighter who fell from a roof and sustained spinal injuries.
  • Recovered $750,000 for a journeyman electrician who sustained burns to his arms as a result of a work site explosion. Obtained a jury verdict finding the defendants fully liable. The case subsequently settled.
  • Recovered $725,000 for a police officer who underwent two ankle surgeries as a result of a fall caused by a defective mobile command unit step.
  • Recovered $725,00 for a laborer who was injured at a high-rise building construction site when he was struck by a falling concrete form.
  • Recovered $720,000 on behalf of two individuals who were struck by a drunk driver on a highway.
  • Recovered $700,000 for a firefighter whose finger was amputated by a dangerous and defective power saw while cutting wood to shore up a building collapse.
  • Recovered $690,000 for a construction worker who was pinned by a backhoe, causing injuries to his spine.
  • Recovered $675,000 for a firefighter who injured his back at a training facility resulting in surgery.
  • Recovered $500,000 for a pedestrian who tripped and fell on an unsecured plywood walkway and fractured her arm.
  • Recovered $425,000 for a woman who sustained bilateral shoulder and facial injuries from falling on an uneven and broken sidewalk outside of a New York City public school.
  • Obtained a $420,000 jury verdict for a woman who was the victim of podiatric malpractice, resulting in the wrongful amputation of her middle toe.
  • Recovered $400,000 for a man wrongfully imprisoned for almost one year due to prosecutorial misconduct.
  • Recovered $390,000 for a woman who fractured three bones in her ankle and required surgery after having slipped and fallen in an icy parking lot.
  • Obtained a $370,000 verdict on behalf of a boater who required a hip replacement following a fall due to a passing ferry’s excessive wake.
  • Recovered $350,000 for a restaurant patron who suffered facial injuries as a result of an altercation between other patrons.
  • Recovered $350,000 for a pedestrian who tripped and fell on a defective sidewalk grate and fractured her knee.
  • Recovered $300,000 for a firefighter injured in the line of duty.

Awards and Recognition

  • Member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
  • Member of The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys: Top 10 Under 40
  • Recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers
  • Recognized by America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York • JD 2011
  • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina • B.A. 2006

Professional Associations

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
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