Verdicts & Settlements

ACCIDENT INJURY SETTLEMENT AMOUNT
Automobile accidentDeath$2,950,000
Tractor-trailer accident $2,900,000
Excavation collapsedCrushing client, resulting in debilitating injury to the left leg and right shoulder$1,887,500
Medical malpracticeFailure of family physician to diagnose impending brain hemorrhage, result in permanent brain damage and blindness and requiring long-term/full-time nursing care$1,300,000
Medical malpractice $1,200,000
Workers' compensation

Double amputations of portions of lower extremities

$1,100,000
Workers' compensation $1,100,000
Motorcycle vs. auto accidentFractures of the hip, left leg, left ankle and left knee necessitation numerous surgeries and rehabilitation with additional lacerations to the leg muscles requiring skin graft, resulting in ongoing loss of strength and mobility in the leg with extensive scarring$1,020,422.96
Workers' compensation $1,000,000
Wrongful death $1,000,000
Automobile accident

Aggravation of preexisting cervical complaints resulting in surgery

$850,000
Automobile accidentInjury to cervical spine$850,000
Medical malpractice

Delayed diagnosis of cancer

$825,000
Tractor -trailer accidentInjury to wrist, forearm and fingers resulting in loss of strength and scarring$665,000
Pedestrian struck by motor vehicle

Death

$640,000
Underinsured motorist $625,000
Slip-and-fall $615,000
Automobile accidentBurst fracture at L1 vertebra requiring surgery to stabilize the spine with ongoing low back pain, accompanied by a concussion and post-concussive syndrome resulting in headaches and cognitive dysfunction necessitating cognitive and vestibular therapies$400,000
Pedestrian struck by motor vehicle

Fractured right thumb resulting in permanent upper extremity impairment

$400,000
Automobile accident

Cervical disk with fusion and plating

$350,000
Automobile accident

Herniated disk-low back requiring surgery

$325,000
Motor vehicle accidenttraumatic brain injury$310,000
Bicycle vs. auto accidentNose and jaw fractures, dental trauma and surgical scarring about the face$300,000
Automobile accident

Resulting in an L4/L5 disk herniation, exacerbation of a preexisting neck injury.

Tear of the left shoulder cartilage.

Mild traumatic brain injury resulting in headaches and difficulty with cognition, memory and concentration, resulting in payment of insurance policy limits

$300,000
Trucking accident

Herniated disk requiring surgery and questionable cognitive injury

$300,000
Medical malpracticeLoss of kidney function following aneurysm repair$298,290
Medical malpractice

Wrong-site surgery

$287,500
Medical malpractice

Prescribing diet medication that led to heart attack

$275,000
Automobile accident

Aggravation of preexisting cervical and lumbar conditions; fractured ribs and headache

$270,000
Motor vehicle accident

Cervical fractures, leg and facial lacerations

$265,000
Motor vehicle accident $265,000
Environmental $265,000
Medical malpracticeFailure of urgent care facility to diagnose and treat life-threatening pneumonia, resulting in death three days later$263,000
Medical malpractice

Delayed diagnosis of MRSA

$250,000
Premises liability

Exacerbation of preexisting arthritic conditions in hands and shoulder; cervical injury and post-concussion syndrome

$250,000
Boating accident $250,000
Boating accidentDeath$250,000 (policy limits)
Pedestrian struck by automobileFractures of femur, low back and pubic bone$225,000
Workers' compensationResulting in aggravation of pre-existing knee and right elbow problems$201,500
Nursing home failure to diagnose infectiondeath$200,000
Nursing home neglect $200,000
Medical malpracticeDelay in diagnosis of spinal injury$200,000
Automobile accident-questionable liability

Fractures of hip and foot, along with soft tissue injuries

$200,000 (policy limits)
Medical malpracticeFailure of ER physician to diagnose central cord syndrome, aggravation of pre-existing disability, continuing deficits with strength and range of motion in the legs$200,000
Automobile accident-questionable liability

Fractured hip, knee and wrist

$191,500
Automobile accidentFracture of the C6 vertebra, requiring spinal fusion and whole body casting with ongoing neck complaints$185,000
Workers' compensationConcussion and post-concussive syndrome resulting in headaches, cognitive dysfunction and double vision necessitating cognitive and vision therapies$180,000
Automobile accident

Soft tissue injury and aggravation of low back problems

$180,000
Workers' compensation

Concussion and post-concussion syndrome

$180,000
Automobile accident - minor impact

Herniated cervical disk requiring surgery and aggravation of preexisting low back symptoms

$177,500
Workers' compensation accident

Aggravation of preexisting low back condition which resulted in surgery

$175,000
Workers' compensation

Burst fracture of vertebrae

$175,000
Workers' compensation

Bulging disks

$165,000
Automobile accident-questionable liability

Aggravation of low back symptoms requiring surgery

$162,000
Automobile accident

Concussion, headache and chronic neck pain

$155,000
Workers' compensation

Chronic pain and reduced motion of shoulder

$155,000
Automobile accidentConcussion with resultant headaches and difficulties with memory along with an injury to the right leg resulting in aggravation of pre-existing cellulitis$150,000
Automobile accident - minor impact

Aggravation of pre-existing cervical symptoms which resulted in surgery

$150,000
Automobile accident

Fractured hip, closed head injury

$150,000 (policy limits
Medical malpractice

Negligent administration of vaccine

$142,500
Workers' compensationLoss of use of his third and fourth finger on the left hand.$135,000
Motor vehicle accident

Fractured vertebrae and knee

$135,000
Workers' compensation

Fractured foot

$135,000
Medical malpractice

Delay in diagnosis of infection contributes to death

$125,000
Automobile accidentL5/S1 disk herniation, rotator cuff tear of right shoulder with impingement syndrome and aggravation of preexisting Parkinson's$115,000
Pedestrian struck by automobile

Tibia fracture, non-displaced fracture of fingers

$115,000
Automobile accident

Injuries to upper extremities to include numbness and scarring

$110,500
Workers' compensation

Rotator cuff tear, left knee injury, nerve pain

$100,000
Motor vehicle accident

Broken leg

$100,000
Automobile accident - minor impact

Soft tissue and closed head injury

$100,000 (policy limits)
Automobile accident - minor impact

Aggravation of pre-existing low back problems

$100,000 (policy limits)
Motorcycle vs. auto accidentScapular, rib and clavicle fracture, collapsed lung, vertebral strains and head injury resulting in memory problems$95,000
Workers' compensation

Ulnar/wrist injury

$95,000
Workers' compensation

Bulging disks

$95,000
Automobile accident-questionable liability

Fractured patella

$90,000
Automobile accident-questionable liability

Questionable brain injury

$80,000
Fall down - questionable liability

Ankle fracture requiring surgery

$75,000
Automobile accident

Medial meniscus tear of knee and soft tissue injuries

$70,000
Trucking accident - contested

Rotator cuff repair

$70,000
Workers' compensationNasal fracture$60,000