Due to confidential settlement agreements and privacy acts, the names of some of the parties to the following cases have been withheld.
$1,564,256.69 Total Recovery (Minor Child: $764,256.69 Recovery; Parents: $800,000.00 Recovery) (Policy limits: $500,000): Our client was a 10 year old unrestrained passenger in the backseat of a vehicle with 4 other children that were being transported to an after school gymnastics program when the vehicle was hit head on. Nearly a year after her accident, a settlement was secured on behalf of the minor child from both the at-fault driver and the driver of the vehicle she was a passenger in. Shortly thereafter the same insurance company agreed to settle the parent's claims for an additional $800,000. Injuries: Plaintiff was an un-restrained minor child in a vehicle that was hit head on. Plaintiff suffered a closed head injury and multiple skull and facial fractures resulting in a subdermal hematoma which required multiple surgeries to reduce swelling to the brain resulting in an extended stay in intensive care, use of a ventilator and drug induced coma; vision, ... Read More >>>
$1,500,000 Policy Limits Recovery: Our client was enjoying a ride on his motorcycle when he was struck by the Defendant driver. He was immediately airlifted to a trauma unit in Tampa due to his extensive injuries. Our office sent offers to both the Defendant's insurer as well as our client's uninsured/underinsured motorist insurer for their policy limits ($1,000,000 and $500,000 respectively). Both insurance companies accepted our offer and within months of the accident, our office secured a full settlement for our client. Injuries: comminuted fracture of the right iliac wing and fracture of the right acetabulum, a fracture of the left sacrum, a fracture of the left and right superior pubic ramus with a fracture line extending into the pubic symphysis, multiple fractures of the right foot, right humerous fracture, right femur fracture, right tibia & fibia fractures, left wrist fracture, right ankle fracture. Some of the fractures required surgery with ... Read More >>>
$1,270,000 Recovery: Our office was co-counsel in the representation of an 18 month old minor survivor in an accident that claimed the lives of her parents. A settlement was secured on her behalf as well as on behalf of both of her parents estates. Damages: Loss of support & consortium. JANE DOE, a minor child v. DEFENDANT TRUCKING COMPANY.
$1,000,000 Policy Limits Recovery: Our client was leaving a local night club after enjoying his night out with his son when they were attacked by another patron of the club. Our office spoke with witnesses that stated that the night club manager and employees locked the entrance to the club and refused to call the authorities for help. We filed suit against the night club and at mediation secured a settlement for the policy limits. Injuries: Plaintiff was comatose for 3 weeks, closed head injury, partial vision loss; Damages: Past & future medical expenses, past & future earnings loss/loss of business, pain & suffering. JOHN DOE v. DEFENDANT NIGHT CLUB.