$3,000,000.00 settlement for a female plaintiff who was the sole survivor of a pickup truck accident. The truck was rammed from behind by a chartered bus traveling at a high rate of speed through a highway construction zone. The other 3 passengers in the truck were killed instantly. The plaintiff was diagnosed with severe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder from the accident.
$1,050,000.00 award in trucking accident involving wrongful death of a mother and daughter.
$1,000,000.00 award for a female postal worker who suffered from a dog bite injury. She was delivering a package to a residence. Several dogs were enclosed on the gated property when the postal worker was attacked as she made the delivery. She used the package as a shield to prevent more serious harm. She suffered severe lacerations and post-traumatic stress disorder from the incident.
$975,000.00 settlement for a 33-year-old woman that was struck by a motor vehicle while working in a “work zone” on the side of the road. She required extensive surgery for the pelvis, ankles, and bladder.
$925,000.00 settlement reached for 88-year-old man whose 90-year-old wife was killed when their vehicle was struck by a home heating oil truck.
$750,000.00 verdict for a driver who incurred injuries in an auto accident.
$675,000.00 settlement for a 45-year-old male sheriff officer that was involved in a collision with a motorist that failed to yield at the right of way while passing through a stoplight during a pursuit. As a result, he had to have numerous leg surgeries to repair complicated leg injuries.
$645,000 for a 53-year-old woman involved in an accident with a tractor trailer. The defendant’s trailer crossed the yellow line and pinned our defendant up against the side of a mountain. She suffered a broken left leg, broken thumb, fractured ribs, 15 staples to the back of her head, and stitches to her elbow. She required surgery on her hip and thumb.
$535,000.00 jury verdict for a young woman in her late twenties who suffered damage to her wrist in an automobile accident.
$450,000.00 settlement for a teenager hit by a car while walking to school. She incurred severe injuries including broken vertebrae and brain trauma.
$400,000.00 arbitration verdict in a case with a 80-year-old woman with a hip fracture from an auto accident.
$350,000.00 arbitration award for self-employed 60+ year-old male with shoulder and neck injuries from auto accident; defense claimed the young driver was not at fault, and that our client's neck problems were not caused by the collision.
$350,000.00 settlement in the case of a 41-year-old woman suffering from myofascial pain syndrome following an auto accident.
$305,000.00 Workers’ Compensation award for injuries suffered when a 56-year old female was injured by a robotic manufacturing device. She suffered fractured ribs and a fractured sacrum.
$290,000.00 settlement for a 21-year-old female that was a professional ballet dancer. She was t-boned in an auto accident and suffered 2 cervical fractures, a rib fracture, fractures to her toe and foot, as well as fracture to her pelvis.
$275,000.00 arbitration award for a 46-year-old female auto accident victim who was hit in an intersection by another driver. She suffered from pre-existing back pain, but required 4 subsequent back surgeries in an effort to reduce her pain level. The insurance company offered $12,000 to settle the claim, contending that none of the injuries were caused by the accident.
$264,825.00 settlement for a man who sustained significant pelvic injuries while riding with his fiancé on a moped when a flatbed tow truck made a left hand turn directly in front of them.
$250,000.00 settlement for a client who was on the job driving a pick-up truck that was sideswiped, causing a roll over crushing the roof. the workers’ compensation lien of $95,000.00 was waved.
$245,000.00 Workers' Compensation award for a 49 year-old male welder who received an eye injury and head trauma from an accident at his place of work. He underwent reconstructive surgery and rehabilitation for his injuries.
$240,000.00 settlement for a workers' compensation claim. A 58 year-old male power company worker injured his knee after stepping on a hose in the work place. After trying to return to work, he subsequently had a total knee replacement followed by physical therapy. His physician declared that he was unable to return to work after the knee replacement.
$225,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a 27-year-old male diesel mechanic who slipped on oil spilled beside a company van. He injured his hip and was unable to work at his old job following treatment.
$225,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a 52-year-old long haul truck driver who slipped on a loading dock fracturing his femur in 6 places. He required surgery and rehab.
$225,000.00 workers’ comp. settlement for a 58-year-old woman that was injured on the job. She sustained a glenoid labrum (shoulder joint) tear and fracture as a result of a fall at work.
$225,000.00 settlement for an auto accident involving a man who was struck head-on by a jackknifed logging truck. He suffered a ruptured gallbladder and facial fractures.
$225,000.00 settlement for car accident. A 43-year-old plaintiff received $225,000.00 for his injuries suffered in a car accident. His vehicle was rear ended by a speeding driver. His injuries required surgery to his neck.
$224,500.00 Workers' Compensation award for a 52 year-old truck driver who slipped when climbing into his cab. His fall resulted in an injury to his right knee and multiple fractures to his right femur. He's had multiple surgeries to correct the problem.
$215,000.00 settlement for a woman who slipped and fell on cleaning solution on a hospital floor.
$200,000.00 settlement for a 51-year-old male who while driving a company vehicle, was rear-ended by another driver. He suffered injuries to his neck, back, and right shoulder as well as some symptoms of PTSD. He underwent medical branch blocks to his vertebrae as well as cervical injections and a spinal cord stimulator.
$200,000.00 settlement in the case of a 32-year-old man who fell through an unguarded skylight while on the job.
$185,000.00 settlement in the case of an 86-year-old female who suffered a fractured patella and fractured arm when hit from behind with a stock cart pushed by an employee at a “big box” department store.
$175,000.00 settlement for a woman who was rear ended by a Greensboro City bus. She required surgery on her leg injury.
$175,000.00 lump sum Social Security Disability settlement for a remarkable 72 year-old woman who also received an increase in her monthly social security payment. Our attorney won a disability readjudication case under the criteria set forth in Hyatt et.al.v. Shalala by convincing an Administrative Law Judge in Greensboro, North Carolina that his client was disabled beginning in August 1980.
$173,600.00 settlement for on-the-job injury. A 59-year-old service manager for an automobile dealership received a $173,600.00 workers' compensation settlement for a back injury suffered when he slipped on ice at the dealership where he worked. He worked for the company for over 40 years. After his injury, he was only able to return to work part-time until his retirement.
$165,000.00 settlement in the case of a 61-year-old woman who suffered a bilateral pelvic fracture requiring no surgery.
$156,000.00 settlement for a Workers’ Compensation claim by a 56-year old man who injured his back while lifting a change platform at work.
$150,000.00 reduction of medical bills for a 43-year-old woman struck by a van outside of her vehicle.
$150,000.00 Workers' Compensation award for a 47 year-old male electrician who was shocked while removing a light fixture. After falling to the floor, he received a compression fracture of his L 1 vertebrae. He received physical therapy for his injuries.
$145,000.00 settlement for a man who suffered a back injury from a motor vehicle accident.
$141,000.00 settlement for a mother and her young sons who were injured in an auto accident.
$141,000.00 limits for a woman involved in a two-car crash where a 3-year-old died and three other people were hurt badly.
$135,000.00 settlement for a workers' compensation claim following a work-related back injury to a 62-year old female. She also suffered nerve damage in her foot.
$130,000.00 settlement for a 63-year-old man that was hit head-on by a driver who crossed the median. He injured his shoulder and had to have surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff followed by physical therapy. The client also developed a pinched nerve in his back as a result of the accident.
$125,000.00 settlement for a woman who was rear-ended by a Greensboro bus and had to have two surgeries to repair her leg injury.
$119,000.00 jury verdict for a young motorcyclist who sustained a torn rotator cuff in a motorcycle accident involving an automobile.
$107,500.00 settlement for a woman who suffered a wrist fracture in a car accident.
$105,000.00 settlement for a young man who suffered a closed head injury after being hit by an ambulance.
$100,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a 38-year-old sheet metal mechanic who suffered a back injury after he was knocked off a scissor lift while installing duct work in a warehouse.
$100,000.00 arbitration award in the case of a 41-year-old female with a herniated disc who had a 1 level spinal fusion as a result of an auto accident.
$100,000.00 settlement for a young male welder who suffered a labrum tear in his shoulder after a car crash.
$100,000.00 head-on collision, client had a multitude of pre-existing issues, including back problems.
$100,000.00 client was on a scooter and was hit, suffered a fractured leg, requiring surgery and 10 days in the hospital.
$100,000.00 limits tendered for 75-year-old woman with compression fracture of lumbar requiring surgery.
$100,000.00 settlement for a man injured in two car accidents in a seven-month time span.
$100,000.00 limits for a man stuck by another driver while trying to push his vehicle off of the road.
$100,000.00 settlement, the limit of all available insurance, for a woman who went through surgeries for a broken left arm and broken right ankle suffered in a motor vehicle collision.
$100,000.00 for a woman who suffered multiple injuries including a spleen laceration, liver laceration, and four fractured ribs in a car wreck.
$100,000.00 settlement for male who was injured while riding a moped.
$100,000.00 settlement, the limit of all available insurance, for a lady who went through surgeries for a broken arm and broken right ankle suffered in a motor vehicle collision.
$100,000.00 settlement for auto accident injuries. A 55-year-old male received $100,000.00 settlement after suffering a broken scapula and broken ribs in a 4-vehicle accident. He was stopped at a stop light when he was rear ended by a second vehicle.
$100,000.00 settlement for rear-end collision. After being rear-ended while stopped at a stop light, a 60-year old female received a neck injury resulting in 2 bulging discs. She received $100,000.00 for her injuries which required subsequent surgery.
$100,000.00 settlement for pedestrian accident. A 61-year-old female teacher received $100,000.00 after she was run down by an automobile while crossing the street in a marked crosswalk. Her injuries included a concussion and fractured fibula.
$100,000.00 settlement which was the limit of all available insurance for a 48-year-old woman involved in a motor vehicle accident where another driver pulled out in front of her. She sustained a broken ankle requiring two surgeries.
$95,000.00 settlement for a 54-year-old female who was injured in an auto accident when the defendant driver hydroplaned and hit her vehicle head-on. She was thrown forward into the steering wheel, injuring her right shoulder, crushing her right knee on the dashboard and suffering severe lacerations to her left hand from broken glass.
$91,000.00 for a 48-year-old man who suffered a left shoulder rotator cuff tear requiring surgery.
$82,600.00 settlement for a 13-year-old boy who caught his knee in a school bus door when the driver carelessly closed it. He underwent a knee surgery to repair the damage.
$80,000.00 settlement each for husband and wife involved in auto accident.
$80,000.00 reduction of medical bills for a 37-year-old woman that was hit head-on by a drunk driver. She had already settled with her insurance but we worked with her health insurance carrier to take these reductions. They meant the difference between our client pocketing $0 and pocketing more than $50,000 for her pain and suffering.
$75,000.00 settlement for a pedestrian accident. In September of 2011, our client, a 19 year-old male, was struck by a drunk driver as he was crossing the street. He suffered lacerations on his face, a rib fracture, a punctured lung, and an injury to his ankle. Remarkably, most of his injuries healed and he was left with minor scarring. His medical expenses were $25,000, which was the total amount of the defendant's insurance. We collected the defendant's coverage and then sought to recover from underinsured motorist coverage we believed he was entitled to collect. The underinsured carrier was hesitant to pay the claim and we had to work hard to show evidence that our client was in fact entitled to collect. After sending over affidavits, records, bills, and pictures, we ultimately collected the entire underinsured policy of $75,000.
$75,000.00 settlement for a workplace injury. A 35-year-old worker for the Department of Transportation was injured in a work related accident. He suffered a severe tear and subsequent impingement to his left shoulder. After surgery and pain management, he was able to return to work with restrictions. He received $75,000.00 for his injuries.
$72,500.00 settlement in the case of a 17-year-old who suffered the loss of two permanent teeth in an auto accident.
$63,700.00 settlement for a 50-year-old male passenger in a car that was rear ended by another vehicle. He suffered back pain and pain in his legs. He received therapy for his injuries.
$63,500.00 for a 62-year-old man on a motorcycle that was sideswiped by another vehicle. He had fractures to one foot.
$55,000.00 AWARD for a 12-year-old boy’s arm injury in a dog-bite case.
$50,000.00 for a 17-year-old female that was a passenger in a single vehicle accident. The driver lost control of the car and she sustained a fractured wrist.
$50,000.00 for a 48-year-old pedestrian that was hit by a car. He sustained multiple broken bones and other serious injuries.
$50,000.00 settlement for a 2-year-old who suffered a spinal fracture when his grandmother had a heart attack and drove her car into a tree.
$50,000.00 settlement for a female who received a fractured finger and soft tissue injuries in an auto accident.
$50,000.00 limits tendered to a 52-year-old woman who suffered a fractured vertebrae and foot, and chest and rib injuries while riding as a passenger on a motorcycle.
$48,000.00 settlement for a woman who suffered closed fracture of the right distal clavicle and closed fracture of right scapula in a motor vehicle collision.
$45,000.00 settlement for a workers' compensation claim following a crane accident. The 48-year old male client suffered a back injury and nerve damage to his foot when he was knocked to the ground.
$42,000.00 settlement for an auto accident. Our client, a 51-year-old female, was hit by a drunk driver and went to the emergency room and then sought chiropractic care for the relief of her pain. She was ultimately released after 10 months of treatment with no permanent injury. Her total medical expenses were approximately $20,000.00. We were able to collect all of the defendant's insurance coverage and some of our client's underinsured motorist coverage for a total recovery of $42,000.00.
$41,000.00 settlement for a 59-year-old mail carrier with soft tissue injuries of the neck and back.
$40,000.00 settlement for a work-related back injury. The client suffered severe pain down his hip and leg. The workers' compensation carrier offered $4,000.00 to settle his claim before the client hired an experienced workers' compensation attorney.
$36,966.00 lump sum Social Security Disability settlement for a 51-year-old, illiterate man. He suffers from COPD, nerve problems in his back, and chronic arthritis.
$35,000.00 settlement for a 20-year-old male who suffered a back and leg injury when he was standing beside his car. He was putting gasoline in his tank when he was sideswiped by the defendant who failed to slow down.
$35,000.00 Workers’ Compensation settlement for a 36-year-old man injured while on the job that required spine surgery and extensive physical therapy.
$32,000.00 settlement for an auto accident. Our clients, a husband and wife, were hit head-on when the defendant crossed the center line. Both clients underwent several months of medical treatment. We were able to collect all of the defendant's insurance for the husband and his claim is still pending with his own insurance company to collect on his underinsured motorist coverage. The wife's medical expenses were approximately $13,000 and she treated for 6 months. We resolved the case for $32,000.00. She will receive $10,765.59 out of the settlement and all of her outstanding bills will be paid in full.
$30,000.00 settlement, the limit of all available insurance for a man who suffered a fracture of his sternum in a motor vehicle collision.
$30,000.00 settlement which the limit of all available insurance for 64 year old woman who was rear-ended and had soft tissue injuries.
$25,000.00 settlement reached for 37-year-old woman who was hit by a drunk driver and suffered minor soft tissue injuries and incurred medical bills of approximately $4,400.00.
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