Bruce Strikowsky Offers Comment on Resolution of Claims Against NYC Foster Care SystemOn December 6, 2012 by Schnader in Appellate
Partner Bruce M. Strikowsky commented in a December 6 article in The New York Times titled “City Settles with Disabled People Fraudulently Adopted in ’90s and Abused” regarding Schnader’s role in representing New York City and in reaching an agreement with the plaintiffs. Mr. Strikowsky commented that abuser Judith Leekin’s foster care and abuse scheme was unprecedented, and that the settlement will benefit the victims of her criminal conduct. His comments appeared in other press reports as well.
Mr. Strikowsky chairs the Firm’s Insurance Services Group. He provides counsel to clients facing exposure to claims involving tort liability, contract disputes and statutory violation, and litigates before trial and appellate courts. He regularly represents a major municipality in claims alleging physical and sexual abuse, assault, Constitutional deprivation or negligence.