Fifty-nine (59) year old military veteran killed while operating his motorcycle.
Another driver pulled her car directly in front of the client, causing
him to be thrown from his motorcycle. The defendant initially argued that
the death could have been prevented if the client had been wearing a helmet.
The client was disabled and was not working. The case settled for the
policy limits of $1.3 million prior to suit being filed.
Cow versus Car Accident-
Fifty-six (56) year old female passenger in a vehicle that struck a cow
on a dark country road. The impact caused facial injuries to the passenger,
resulting in a partial loss of smell and taste due to damage to her olfactory
nerve. The defendant tried to deny negligence and ownership of the animal.
The case settled at mediation for $1 million.
Phantom Vehicle Accident-
Forty-two (42) year old client fell out of the passenger side door of friend's
car after she accelerated too quickly. The client was then run over by
a vehicle, causing fractures to both his legs. It was never determined
if client was struck by his friend's car, or another unknown vehicle.
The insurance company initially denied the claim, disputing the facts
of the accident.
The client had been turned away by several other law firms prior to retaining
our firm. We conducted an investigation and soon thereafter settled the
case for the policy limits of $500,000.
Motor Vehicle Accident-
Fifty-five (55) year old female was a passenger in a vehicle struck from
the rear by another driver. The client eventually underwent arthrosporic
surgery for torn cartilage in her knee and small tear in her shoulder.
Client later underwent arthrosporic surgery for herniated disc in her
neck. Although defendant admitted liability, they strongly argued client's
injuries pre-existed the accident.
After filing a lawsuit and extensive discovery, the case settled for $475,000.
Fifty-five (55) year old military veteran was involved in a moderate damage
motor vehicle accident. Client eventually had lumbar surgery. The insurance
company initially argued there insured was not at fault and that client's
injury was not a result of the accident. After filing a lawsuit the case
was settled for $450,000.
Client involved in rear end accident and four years after the accident
underwent a cervical fusion. The initial offer was $20,000. After arbitration,
the client was awarded $318,500, an amount which the Defendant paid to
settle the case.
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