Defective Road Design and Product - $18.7M
This case involved a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old girl who was rendered a quadriplegic in a motor vehicle accident which occurred in the City of Auburn. The plaintiff was injured when a rock on the road which posed an obvious danger to vehicles caused a car to go airborne and land upside-down on its roof.
Gas Explosion - $13.5M
Settled a propane leak case that caused an explosion in a restaurant that killed one person and severely injured 2 others for $13.5 million.
Prescription Drugs - $1.4M
A case against a physician for overprescribing painkillers to a patient resulted in a $1.4 million judgment in favor of the patient’s widow and children.
Covered Hole - $475K
Reached a $475,000 settlement in a case against a repair crew that covered a hole in a floor with a loose board, resulting in another person stepping on the covered hole before tripping and falling into the hole and sustaining back injuries.
Vehicle Rollover - $15M
Obtained a judgment in favor of the client for $15 million, including more than $11 million in punitive damages, against an automaker for injuries sustained to the client in a rollover accident.
Brain Injury - $4.75M
Settled a malpractice action against a hospital for negligently failing to discover and treat a newborn infant’s infectious disease for $4.75 million after a trial.
Wrongful Death - $3M
In a wrongful death action against a physician over the negligent removal of a pacemaker. Obtained a $3 million verdict against the hospital. It was the largest medical malpractice verdict ever in that county.
Bed Sores - $200K
Settled a case against a nursing home for neglect of an elderly woman who had a developed a bed sore that ultimately caused her death for $200,000.
Double Amputee - $9M
This case involved a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old girl that collided with a previously damaged guardrail on I-10 in Los Angeles County. The guardrail speared the vehicle by penetrating the driver-side door, resulting in the amputation of both of the driver’s lower legs. Obtained a $9 million settlement against the California Department of Transportation.
Paraplegic - $11.2M
This case against a national park involved a bicycling woman who lost braking power and went off a pathway and struck a tree, causing her to become a paraplegic. The case resulted in an $11.2 million jury verdict.
*Prior results do not guarantee future outcome.