Verdicts & Settlements

  • .22 CALIBER BULLET TO THE JAW

    $300,000.00

    A man shot his girlfriend in his mother’s house. Mother denied that she had homeowner’s insurance coverage. Our firm discovered a homeowner’s policy H through due diligence. Subsequently, insurer denied coverage on the basis that it was an intentional act. Our firm successfully obtained the full policy limits of $300,000.00 within four months.

  • BIG RIG RUNS OVER MOTORCYCLE – WRONGFUL DEATH

    $1,000,000.00

    Motorcyclist was run over by a semi-truck negligently changing lanes on the Interstate 10 Freeway in Redlands, killing him on impact. Our attorneys recovered the full commercial insurance policy limits for the family of the motorcyclist.

  • CAR ACCIDENT VERDICT – WRONGFUL DEATH & SEVERE BRAIN INJURY

    $16,000,000.00

    A car carrying a family of four was struck by a drunk driver in Pomona. The father was killed while the mother sustained severe brain injuries. Our attorneys obtained a jury verdict for the mother and her two children.

  • DEFECTIVE CAR – SEVERE BURNS

    $5,500,000.00

    Seventy-two year-old driver was severely burned when his pick-up truck was engulfed in flames while driving. Our attorneys were able to show that injuries resulted from a defective exhaust system in the car and settled the case against the car manufacturer for $5,500,000.00.

  • DELIVERY TRUCK ACCIDENT – AMPUTATION & BRAIN INJURY

    $6,000,000.00

    National package delivery truck driver veered from his lane of traffic to on-coming lane and hit head on, drove up, and over a Suburban. The accident nearly amputated our client’s left arm, caused memory loss, and resulted in pulmonary & chest injuries. Case was settled in mediation for $6 million.

  • DOG BITE – PERMANENT DISFIGUREMENT

    $300,000.00

    Five-year-old child attended a friend’s birthday party where the homeowner’s golden retriever bit off the child’s upper lip resulting in a permanent disfigurement. Our firm was able to obtain a settlement for the homeowner’s full policy limit.

  • FIGHT AFTER MINOR CAR ACCIDENTS LEADS TO DEATH

    $1,110,000.00

    After a minor rear-end collision, the passenger of the vehicle that was struck exited the vehicle to photograph damage with his cell phone. The negligent driver exited his vehicle and struck passenger in the head, resulting in death. At trial, the driver and his passenger girlfriend were found liable for the death.

  • GOVERNMENT LIABILITY

    $1,600,000.00

    In the transition area between two freeways, a car struck a section of broken guard rail. The guard rail came into car and amputated the driver’s right leg. Our firm brought a dangerous road condition case and settled against the state of California.

  • HIGH SPEED REAR END COLLISION – CATASTROPHIC BRAIN INJURY

    $13,500,000.00

    A car was rear-ended at high speed on a freeway exit, causing the bumper to be pushed into back seat where a 22-year- old newlywed woman was sitting. She suffered a severe traumatic brain injury that left her in a semi-vegetative state for rest of her life. Our firm pursued and settled claims against the at-fault driver and the manufacturer of the car.

  • MILITARY INJURIES VERDICT – PERMANENT DISABILITY

    $2,200,000.00

    An off-duty Marine was struck by a vehicle driven by an on-duty Marine just outside of the Twentynine Palms Marine Corps Base. The injured client fractured both ankles and was permanently disabled, leading to an early retirement. Our firm obtained a settlement for $2,200,000.00.

  • MOTORCYCLIST STRUCK BY VAN—SEVERE LOWER LEG INJURY

    $4,250,000.00

    A school van turned left in front of a motorcyclist, nearly taking off his lower left leg. The accident resulted in a serious lower leg injury, multiple surgeries to save the leg, and permanent disabilities.

  • NURSING HOME NEGLIGENCE – WRONGFUL DEATH

    $1,100,000.00

    A resident of a specialized Alzheimer’s facility wandered off from the secured facility and was struck by a train. Our attorneys were able to demonstrate that the Alzheimer’s facility was negligent and obtained a settlement for $1,100,000.00.

  • PEDESTRIAN STRUCK BY CAR

    $600,000.00

    A pedestrian was walking along a county road when the lane area designated for pedestrians ended. This forced the pedestrian onto roadway where he was struck and killed by a car. Our attorneys brought a dangerous road condition case against the municipality and obtained a settlement.

  • SEMI-TRUCK LOSES CONTROL – WRONGFUL DEATH

    $5,500,000.00

    A flatbed truck hauling a bulldozer on Highway 138 lost control and went over double yellow lines. The truck drove up and over an on-coming car killing the driver and injuring the passenger. Our attorneys obtained a substantial settlement for the victims’families.

  • SLIP & FALL IN WHOLESALE STORE – FRACTURED ANKLE

    $196,000.00

    A woman tripped over a pallet in wholesale big box store. She suffered a fractured ankle. Our attorneys deftly handled the arbitration ulitmately lead to an award for our client.

  • TRIP & FALL IN RESTAURANT – COMPLEX REGION PAIN SYNDROME

    $518,000.00

    A woman tripped over an errantly placed potted plant outside the entrance to a restaurant. She fractured her elbow and developed Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. In arbitration, she was awarded $518,000 in compensation.

  • WORKPLACE INJURY – UNSAFE EQUIPMENT

    $3,150,000.00

    A metal lathe pulled a worker’s right arm off at the shoulder in an industrial accident. Our attorneys demonstrated that the accident and injuries were due to an unsafe defect in the design of the lathe. The case was settled during trial.