Case Results

Tractor-trailer head on collision with a family’s car in Accomack County, Virginia caused injury to husband and death of wife; lawsuit against negligent truck driver and his employer in Portsmouth, Virginia Circuit Court settled for combined total of $2,400,000

Work related back injury to railroad employee; lawsuit against negligent railroad in Federal District Court, Northern District of Ohio settled for $1,000,000

Driver of interstate passenger bus fell asleep and crashed bus in Caroline County, Virginia causing death of sixty-four year old passenger from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; lawsuit against negligent bus driver and bus company in Richmond, Virginia Circuit Court settled for $575,000

Work related foot injury to railroad employee; lawsuit against negligent railroad in Fulton County State Court in Atlanta, Georgia settled for $415,000

Automobile head on collision in Portsmouth, Virginia caused knee and back injuries to Virginia Beach resident; lawsuit against negligent driver and his employer in Portsmouth, Virginia Circuit Court settled for $385,000

Automobile sideswipe collision on Interstate 95 in Hanover County, Virginia caused wrist, back, and knee injuries to North Carolina resident; lawsuit against negligent driver in Hanover County Circuit Court settled for $310,000

Work related repetitive stress joint injuries to employee; lawsuit against negligent employer in Allegany County, Maryland Circuit Court culminated in two-week jury trial with $384,000 jury verdict for client employee

Automobile rear end collision caused by negligent tractor-trailer driver in Norfolk caused knee, neck, and back injuries to Virginia Beach resident; lawsuit against negligent tractor-trailer driver and his employer in Norfolk Circuit Court settled for $280,000

Tractor-trailer driver on Interstate 64 in Henrico County, Virginia and sideswiped nearby automobile, causing neck injury to resident of Hanover County, Virginia; lawsuit against negligent truck driver and his employer in Richmond, Virginia Circuit Court settled for $250,000

Automobile collision at Newport News intersection caused neck injury to Newport News resident; lawsuit against negligent driver in Newport News Circuit Court settled for $225,000

Automobile side impact collision in Newport News when negligent driver failed to yield right of way caused neck injury to Newport News resident; lawsuit against negligent driver and his employer in Newport News Circuit Court settled for $170,000

Automobile rear end collision in Newport News caused lower back injury to Newport News resident; claim settled for the other driver’s insurance policy coverage limit of $100,000

Automobile rear end collision in Virginia Beach caused shoulder injury to child; lawsuit against negligent driver in Virginia Beach Circuit Court settled for insurance policy coverage limit of $100,000

Automobile collision due to improper lane change in Powhatan County, Virginia caused neck injury to Henrico County resident; claim settled for insurance policy coverage limit of $100,000

Automobile rear end collision in Mecklenburg County, Virginia caused lower back injury to Portsmouth resident; lawsuit against negligent driver in Mecklenburg County Circuit Court settled for $75,000

Automobile driver drove off highway and crashed into a tree in New Kent County, Virginia; causing neck and back injury to passenger, a James City County resident; claim settled for insurance policy coverage limit of $50,000

Commuter van traveled off highway and crashed in Westmoreland County, Virginia, causing minor neck and back injuries to passenger; van driver’s insurance carrier made no settlement offer; jury trial in Westmoreland County Circuit Court resulted in $35,000 verdict for injured client

Automobile rear end collision in Norfolk caused minor injuries to Virginia Beach resident; other driver’s insurance carrier made no settlement offer; trial in Norfolk General District Court resulted in $25,000 judgment for injured client

Automobile intersection collision in Virginia Beach caused minor injuries to North Carolina resident, other driver’s insurance carrier made no settlement offer; trial in Virginia Beach General District Court resulted in $18,000 judgment for injured client

Multiple vehicle pile-up rear end collisions in Newport News caused minor injury to Hampton resident; insurance carriers of other drivers made no settlement offers; trial in Newport News General District Court resulted in $16,700 judgment for injured client

Automobile intersection collision in Chesapeake caused minor injury to Virginia Beach resident; insurance carrier of other driver made no settlement offer; trial in Chesapeake General District Court resulted in $23,200 judgment for injured client

Automobile collision in Hampton resulting from improper lane caused minor injury to Hampton resident; other driver’s insurance carrier offered $7,000 to settle case; trial in Hampton General District Court resulted in $18,400 judgment for injured client

Automobile rear end collision in Chesapeake caused minor injuries to Norfolk resident; other driver’s insurance carrier denied client was injured and made no settlement offer; trial in Chesapeake General District Court resulted in $21,500 judgment for injured client

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