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$4,650,000 SETTLEMENT PEDESTRIAN STUCK BY VEHICLE
19-year-old student visiting Florida on spring break was struck by a vehicle
while crossing the street. The student suffered permanent brain injury
and required extensive therapy and occupational aid. Our firm was able
to locate multiple insurance policies and obtain a $4.65 million dollar
settlement which helped provide enough funds to care for this young man
for the rest of his life.
$1,000,000 WORKERS’ COMPENSATION SETTLEMENT
Client fell out of a tree becoming paralyzed from the waist down. We were
able to obtain payment of all his medical bills. He also received lost
wage payments for two years. We then entered into a lump sum settlement
of over $1,000,000 and the client was able to open his own tree business
where he could return to the workforce as a business owner, and hire others
to perform the work he could no longer do.
$4,100,000 VERDICT REAR IMPACT CAR ACCIDENT
41-year-old male was stopped in a parking lot was struck from behind by
a pharmaceutical representative. As a result of the impact, our client
suffered three herniated discs. The insurance company offered only $300,000
to settle and this case proceeded to trial. Our litigation team hired
expert witnesses to show the extent of our client's injuries. After
a ten day trial the jury awarded our client $4.1 million.
$3,400,000 SETTLEMENT DRAM SHOP LIABILITY
Underage 20-year-old male was served alcohol at a local nightclub and become
intoxicated. As our client attempted to leave the bar, he was struck by
a car as he crossed the street. The client was hit so hard that he slipped
into a coma for several months. Our car accident attorneys were able to
show that the nightclub was a fault due to Florida's Dram Shop Liability
law (willful serving of alcoholic beverages to underage patrons who are
later injured due to the intoxication). We were able to settle for the
full $1,000,000 policy limits of the bar.
$171,500 SETTLEMENT – CAR ACCIDENT
50-year-old woman was driving a school bus when the defendant driving a
pickup truck swerved into the lane of our client. This caused a head-on
collision between the school bus and the pickup truck. The driver of the
pickup truck died as a result of the collision and our client suffered
injuries to her back and knee. Our client had to undergo surgery in order
to repair the torn cartilage in her knee.
Our team of experienced personal injury lawyers successfully established
the severity of the crash, the extent of the injuries to our client, the
surgical and psychiatric intervention needed, and the need for future
medical treatment. The insurance company of the driver of the pickup eventually
settled this case for $171,500.
$150,000 FULL POLICY SETTLEMENT – CAR ACCIDENT
Husband and wife were passengers in a car that caused an accident. The
husband suffered spinal injuries including multiple levels of spinal cord
compressions in the cervical spine. The wife also suffered spinal cord
injuries as well as an open wound on her shin. The husband underwent cervical
spinal cord surgery in order to alleviate the pain in neck. Our personal
injury attorneys were able to collect the full policy of the driver's
bodily injury insurance policy as well as the full underinsured (UM) policy
of the couple involved in the accident.
$100,000 Policy Limit Settlement– Motorcycle Accident
49-year-old male was involved in a motorcycle accident and the insurance
company argued that our client was at fault. Despite this, we were able
to obtain the full policy limits of $100,000 without the need to file
$55,000 SETTLEMENT – MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT
46-year-old male was riding his motorcycle when a car cut him off and he
slammed into the side of the car. The client sustained severe injuries
including a broken right leg. After several attempted surgeries to fix
his leg, doctors were forced to amputate his right leg. Unfortunately
there was only limited insurance available. This firm was successful in
obtaining full policy settlements from the driver and owner's bodily
injury and underinsured insurance policies.
$45,000 SETTLEMENT – T-BONE CAR ACCIDENT
55 year old woman is severely injured in a car crash. The negligent driver
ran a stop sign and slammed into the left side of the client’s vehicle.
The client’s vehicle was pushed across the roadway, collided with
roadway signs, and then smashed into trees.
As a result of violent collision, the injured client was rushed from the
accident scene to the hospital in an ambulance. The client suffered a
disc herniation as well as several other spinal injuries. After months
of extensive medical treatment, it was determined that she sustained a
15% permanent impairment rating to the body as a whole. The doctors further
opined that back surgery was necessary to repair her spine.
Our personal injury team of experienced lawyers settled the case for $45,000.00,
at the client’s request. We were prepared to bring the case to trial;
however, the client wanted to resolve the case without a trial.
$1,000,000 SETTLEMENT- SLIP AND FALL
Client entering restaurant slipped and fell on a puddle which occurred
because of a leaking air conditioner. Our client injured her neck and
required surgery. We ultimately reached a $1,000,000 settlement prior to trial.