Most Firms list their entire case history. We believe you should know what we have been up to lately because what happened 10 years ago is irrelevant. Below is a list of Settlements and Verdicts obtained for clients since 2008 only:
For two clients badly hurt in a tractor-trailer accident.
For a client badly injured in a tractor-trailer accident.
For two clients involved in a passenger vehicle wreck.
For a serious injury case
$1,500,000 for the wrongful death of a grandmother killed when making a left turn at an intersection that was negligently designed by the Department of Transportation, such that guardrail blocked lights of oncoming cars.
For a pedestrian client with a serious foot injury.
$1,200,000 for the wrongful death of a father killed at work by a trash truck.
For a wrongful death case where the policy was only $1,000,000.
Confidential seven-figure policy limits settlement for man killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer.
$1,100,000 policy limits for a 65-year-old with undiagnosed plasma cancer and kidney failure who sustained a broken arm in a car accident that hospitalized him. Hospitalization resulted in pneumonia which resulted in his death.
Confidential wrongful death settlement for the family of a Conyers man killed in a two-car collision on I-285.
BAD FAITH/CAR ACCIDENT
$900,000 bad faith settlement with an insurance company on a $25,000 policy where a man was rendered a quadriplegic in a car accident.
Doubled the available wrongful death insurance for the family of a preschooler killed by a driver with minimum limits, by exploiting exception to the Georgia Impact Rule involving State Farm and Geico Insurance.
WRONGFUL DEATH/DUI ACCIDENT
Successfully litigated for a confidential settlement amount of three insurance policies with Allstate, Infinity, and Progressive involving the death of a Georgia student at the hands of a DUI illegal immigrant.
CAR V. BICYCLE ACCIDENT
$750,000 for a UGA student with facial scars from being hit by a church van while on a bicycle in Athens.
NEGLIGENCE/TRUCK HIT ROAD WORKER
$650,000 for a Dekalb County man hit by a tractor-trailer while performing roadway work. He sustained a broken leg and wrist, with $120,000 in medical bills. Extensive litigation proved the trucking company had terrible safety training and was lying about maintenance issues. Settled the case at mediation despite competing demands for $1,000,000 policy limits with two claimants, each with a surgery.
BAD FAITH/WRONGFUL DEATH
$500,000 bad faith insurance settlement on a $30,000 policy in a wrongful death case.
$395,000 settlement for a Paulding County woman with a spinal stimulator implant following a rear-end collision.
$350,000 for a pedestrian with rotator cuff surgery and meniscal surgery to the knee involving Cotton State Insurance.
$350,000 settlement with State Farm insurance involving a veterinarian with two broken lower leg bones and $65,000 in medical bills.
SLIP, TRIP/FALL ACCIDENT
$285,000 settlement for an 80-year-old woman who tripped over a doorstop at a chain restaurant because the rubber guard had worn away over the years making the stop invisible. She sustained a fractured hip with surgery.
PREMISES LIABILITY/NEGLIGENT SECURITY
$275,000 for a young man shot by a criminal on the premises of an Atlanta apartment complex which refused to provide security despite numerous prior crimes.
$275,000 policy limits for a man who sustained a femur fracture with an intramedullary rod, a broken wrist, and mild eyelid scarring involving Farm Bureau insurance.