Verdicts & Settlements

Representative Cases *

*DISCLAIMER: PAST RESULTS DO NOT PROVIDE A PREDICTOR OR GUARANTEE OF FUTURE CASE RESULTS – RESULTS DEPENDS ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. You should therefore draw no conclusions about your particular legal matter from reading these summaries of our sample representations.

  • $5,000,000 mediated settlement for pedestrian who sustained a traumatic brain injury after being struck by a vehicle driven by a city employee.
  • $4,000,000 mediated settlement for driver of a tractor trailer who sustained a traumatic brain injury and serious orthopedic injuries after being hit by another commercial vehicle that crossed the median of interstate 81 and struck him in a head-on collision.
  • $3,500,000 verdict for a client who sustained a traumatic brain injury when her vehicle was struck by a tractor trailer and rolled several times in the medial of Interstate 81.
  • $2,500,000 medical malpractice verdict for a client who underwent a cesarean section without anesthesia when the anesthesiologist failed to appear despite repeated requests that he arrive at the operating room.
  • $1,750,000 verdict for driver of an SUV who sustained a traumatic brain injury when her vehicle was hit at a high rate of speed by an out-of-control commercial dump truck on Interstate 64 near Charlottesville.
  • $1,500,000 coverage limits settlement for pedestrian who was jogging and hit by a car in a crosswalk, sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury and orthopedic injuries.
  • $1,100,000 mediated settlement on behalf of investment company in business dispute.
  • $1,000,000 settlement in trucking case where client was driving a motorcycle and was cut off by a tractor trailer.
  • $1,000,000 recovered from multiple parties for driver in trucking accident case, recognized as one of the largest settlements in Virginia in 2014.
  • $990,000 settlement in wrongful death action when a commercial dump truck struck a pick-up truck driven by our client.
  • $850,000 verdict as co-counsel in tractor trailer case where client suffered a mild traumatic brain injury.
  • $750,000 medical malpractice settlement against obstetrician and medical practice for failing to administer a RhoGAM injection or an antibody screen, which likely caused fetal stillbirth at 36th week of gestation.
  • $700,000 settlement in federal court by driver of a tractor trailer who sustained a mild TBI when his tractor trailer was struck by an 18 wheeler that exited its lane, entered the median, traveled across the median, and struck our client’s truck.
  • $695,000 settlement for driver of vehicle that was struck by a wheel that came off a tractor trailer heading in the opposite direction on Interstate 64 in Virginia Beach.
  • $590,000 mediated settlement on behalf of a motel guest who was raped by a man who broke into her room through a defective first floor window in search of money to buy drugs from a dealer living in another part of the motel.
  • $550,000 settlement on behalf of a teacher who sustained a traumatic brain injury after being rear-ended by a tractor trailer on Interstate 81 near Harrisonburg.
  • $435,000 recovered from multiple installers and servicers of a liquid propane appliance that was improperly installed, leaked, and caused explosion and total fire loss, with no personal injuries.
  • $429,000 verdict after prevailing as defendant and on a counterclaim in a four-day jury trial where our client won on all counts.
  • $425,000 settlement for college student who suffered mild traumatic brain injury and lacerations in an automobile accident.
  • $360,000 settlement for a South Carolina couple who were backseat passengers involved in a car crash with a tractor trailer on I-95.
  • $350,000 settlement for an 82-year old woman who suffered a concussion and post-concussion syndrome after being rear ended by a fully loaded tractor trailer.
  • $300,000 combined policy limits settlements for a mother and 2 children involved in a t-bone crash.
  • $300,000 settlement where client sustained a fractured leg when her vehicle struck a disabled trailer on route 29 near Charlottesville.
  • $275,000 verdict, plus pre-judgment interest of nearly $90,000, for minor against the spouse of a child molester who negligently allowed the molester to have access to the minor.
  • $250,000 settlement for a tow-truck driver who was rear-ended and suffered spondylolisthesis as a result of the crash.  The litigation was hard fought in federal court due to client’s multiple previous convictions, morbid obesity, and numerous previous and subsequent accidents.
  • $250,000 settlement for a 13-year-old girl who suffered serious and permanent injuries when a horse that she was on reared and flipped over on top of her.
  • $225,000 settlement on behalf of elderly woman whose hip prosthesis became dislodged as a result of a trip and fall in a hotel room.
  • $225,000 settlement for a waitress who suffered sexual assault and harassment by restaurant manager.
  • $200,000 combined recovery through verdict and subsequent settlement for personal injuries suffered as a result of a gunshot wound.
  • $200,000 verdict against client’s automobile insurer that claimed client only had $100,000 in underinsured motorist coverage when client had requested and believed she had $300,000 in coverage.
  • $187,500 pre-litigation settlement on behalf of a nursing home resident who suffered a leg fracture as a result of being dropped by nursing home staff while being transferred from her bed to a wheel chair.
  • $150,000 settlement for a front seat passenger who suffered significant injuries when her driver lost control of the car in a cemetery and crashed into a headstone.
  • $150,000 post-trial settlement on behalf of party in dispute regarding misappropriated funds.
  • $143,000 settlement for retired couple who were backseat passengers in a car that was struck from behind by a drunk driver who was actively eluding police at the time of the collision.
  • $140,000 settlement for driver who sustained a broken wrist after being struck by another motorist.
  • $125,000 jury verdict on behalf of a woman who suffered soft tissue/whiplash type injuries, including occipital nerve pain and fibromyalgia as a result of a motor vehicle collision.
  • $125,000 settlement for a remodeling contractor who suffered a broken heel when he fell into a basement because the owner had removed the staircase without notifying the contractor.
  • $120,000 mediated settlement on behalf of worker in a factory who suffered lacerations when a contractor’s saw blade came loose from the saw and injured the worker; settlement proceeds supplemented workers’ compensation benefits.
  • $100,000 policy limits settlement for a pedestrian who suffered a broken leg when she was struck by a car in a cross walk at night.
  • $100,000 settlement in heavily disputed liability case for client who suffered wrist and hand injuries (TFCC tear) in automobile accident.
  • $100,000 policy limits settlement for automobile accident where plaintiff suffered herniated disk in accident.
  • $99,999.99 settlement in low-impact collision where client possibly suffered spondylolisis.
  • $97,500 settlement for client who suffered a ruptured disk in a rear-end accident.
  • $87,500 recovered from manufacturer of defective horse trailer that fell and fractured client’s ankle.
  • $78,000 arbitration award for a driver who suffered an eye injury and a concussion, post-concussive syndrome, anxiety, and PTSD after his airbag deployed in a crash.
  • $75,000 settlement for a young child who suffered a kidney injury when he fell out of a floor-level window that had been left open in his neighbor’s second-floor apartment.
  • $75,000 settlement for car accident victim who suffered a torn rotator cuff and knee sprain.
  • $50,000 settlement for woman who suffered scarring due to automobile accident.
  • $50,000 coverage limits settlement for client who suffered back injuries in automobile accident.
  • $50,000 settlement for a young woman struck from behind by a drunk driver who subsequently fled the scene on foot.
  • Significant confidential settlement amount on behalf of a pregnant woman as a result of a healthcare provider’s failure to administer routine RhoGAM injection in the 28th week of pregnancy.
  • Significant confidential settlement amount on behalf of an employee who slipped and fell due to obstacle left by contractor.
  • Confidential settlement amount of trip and fall case in a nationally-known hotel.
  • Significant policy limits settlement for wrongful death caused by an intoxicated driver.

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