My client suffered from fibromyalgia (chronic pain syndrome) and was involved
in an auto accident. Many of her symptoms were identical to her fibromyalgia.
I was still able to obtain a settlement of
We represented a husband and wife who were involved in a severe motor vehicle
collision while stopped at an intersection resulting in injuries to both.
Unfortunately, the husband passed away after undergoing surgery for the
injuries he sustained in the collision. The wife was successor in interest
and heir to the husband. After a strong demand package was sent to defendants
in conjunction with the other heirs' counsel, the case was settled
for the policy limits of $1.25 million. Our client received $775,000 while
the other three heirs split the remaining proceeds.
My client was a child riding her bicycle the wrong way on a sidewalk. I
was still able to convince the insurance company to pay out their
policy limit. We created a structured trust for the minor and she will
now go to college, buy her first car and have a down payment on her first
home if she wishes.
Our client was injured when the defendant struck a tree in the front yard
of his mother's home causing it to come down on one of the home's
awnings which he was standing under. After hard fought litigation, and
with the assistance of co-counsel, the insurance company offered the policy
limits of $100,000.
Our client was 53-years-old when she was struck from behind by a young
and inexperienced driver. Her vehicle only sustained minimal damage but
she eventually underwent lumbar surgery and made a tremendous recovery.
In the middle of litigation, the defendants offered their policy limits
Our client was struck from behind by a Ford F-350 flatbed truck and sustained
injuries to her neck and back. She was hit so hard it bent the frame of
her Toyota Tundra truck. She eventually developed severe pain in her neck
which became unbearable. After approximately a year of conservative care
and with little relief she sought out an orthopedic surgeon who recommended
surgery. She underwent the surgery and found almost immediate relief.
On the eve of trial, and with the assistance of co-counsel, defendants
offered the policy limits of $200,000.
Our office represented the husband and parents of a 20-year-old woman who
was killed while riding as a passenger in a Honda Civic which was struck
by a city fire truck at an intersection in the middle of the night. We
settled with the insurance of company of the driver of the Civic insurance
for $25,000. However, liability and other issues were heavily contested
by the city and fire department. After hard fought and lengthy litigation,
and with the assistance of co-counsel, we were able to generate a settlement
of an additional $300,000 to avoid the risk associated with trial, which
the clients did not wish to endure.
Our client suffered a broken leg while riding a public bus that was involved
in a collision with another vehicle. In litigation we were able to settle
her case for $1.75 million by proving to four different defendants that
they were each responsible for her injuries.
Our client was rear-ended by a GMC 2500 HD truck and sustained injuries
to his neck. He developed severe pain which affected all aspects of his
life. He was a hard-working veteran with his own watercraft repair business.
Surgery was recommended and performed relieving many of our client's
symptoms and pain. With the assistance of co-counsel, we were able to
secure a settlement in litigation of $475,000.
Proved to the insurance company that my clients case was worth the policy
$100,000, even though the driver suffered only minor injuries!