December 13, 2017

Results

  • Undisclosed settlement paid by a major automobile manufacturer to the family of a St. Louis, Missouri woman ejected and killed as a result of a defective vehicle door.
  • Undisclosed settlement paid by a major automobile manufacturer to the parents of an infant killed by a passenger side air bag.
  • Undisclosed settlement paid by a major automobile manufacturer to family of an Arizona man killed in a rollover accident while riding in a defectively designed Sports Utility Vehicle.
  • Undisclosed settlement paid by a major automobile manufacturer to family of Chicago man killed in a rollover accident involving a defectively designed 15-passenger van.
  • $3.5 million verdict against teen female driver awarded by Cook County Illinois jury to family of deceased six year old girl killed in automobile accident.
  • $2.5 million settlement paid to family of minor child suffering fatal injuries in automobile accident.
  • $2 million settlement paid to family of 24 year old Chicago man killed in a single vehicle automobile accident involving an intoxicated motorist.
  • $2 million verdict in Illinois Federal Court to a DeKalb, Illinois LP gas explosion and burn victim.
  • $1.25 million settlement for destruction of earning power under Kentucky law for the wrongful death of a 27 year old man who was struck by a Kentucky State Police vehicle while he was riding his bicycle along a county highway in London Kentucky.
  • $1.2 million settlement to 53-year old Chicago truck driver who underwent neck and back surgeries to correct pre-existing conditions aggravated by a  collision with a passenger bus.
  • $1 million settlement in California State Court for a Missouri pilot exposed to toxic cargo.
  • $870,000 policy limit settlement paid to a 20 year old female motorcycle passenger who underwent back surgery as a result of a motor vehicle accident.
  • $850,000 settlement to family of man who died as a result of medical malpractice at County Hospital while being treated for kidney failure and advanced heart disease.
  • $750,000 settlement to mother, brothers, and sisters of a Chicago man who was undergoing drug rehabilitation when he was killed in a single vehicle rollover accident.
  • $700,000 policy limit settlement paid to a 22 year old female pedestrian who sustained bilateral leg fractures requiring surgical repair after being struck by a motor vehicle.
  • $700,000 settlement to two Chicago women each sustaining a fractured leg requiring surgical repair.
  • $545,000 settlement to a Chicago woman suffering multiple injuries in automobile accident.
  • $525,000 settlement in Columbus, Ohio for the wrongful death of a foreign decedent with no resident family or heirs.
  • $500,000 homeowner’s policy limit settlement paid to family of  13 year old minor who drowned while swimming in poorly maintained in-ground pool during holiday pool party.  Pre-trial offer was $20,000.
  • $500,000 verdict awarded to Chicago man who underwent replacement of nine teeth lost as a result of an automobile accident.
  • $465,000 settlement paid to 14 year old teen who sustained a mild traumatic brain injury when he ran in front of and was struck by a service van of a local cable operator.
  • $440,000 verdict awarded to a Chicago man suffering a torn knee ligament when he slipped and fell in an oil change facility.
  • $405,000 cash worker’s compensation settlement paid to union pipefitter who sustained arm injury and was unable to return to his former employment.
  • $400,000 medical malpractice settlement paid to a 50 year old man who sustained a mild drop foot as a result of the malplacement of a pedicle screw during spinal fusion surgery.
  • $375,000 settlement to a Chicago man suffering surgical leg fracture.
  • $375,000 settlement to a Chicago woman suffering a non-surgical fracture of her hip.
  • $365,000 settlement for a Kankakee, Illinois mother and son – victims of a hit and run driver.
  • $346,000 settlement for a Lake Forest man suffering a non-surgical fracture of his hip.
  • $345,000 settlement to a Chicago man who suffered fractured ankle when he rear-ended a lane-changing vehicle in front of him on highway.
  • $300,000 settlement to a Chicago man who sustained a fractured vertebrae as a result of being hit by a motor vehicle.
  • $285,000 workers’ compensation verdict to an Arkansas man sustaining a ring finger amputation resulting in a diminished earning capacity.
  • $250,000 policy limit settlement paid to 10 year old minor who sustained multiple injuries when she ran into the side of a motor vehicle.
  • $250,000 settlement for an Oswego, Illinois woman suffering multiple non-surgical fractures as the result of a head-on automobile collision.
  • $250,000 settlement to a Chicago woman suffering a fractured shoulder as a result of a fall due to a mis-leveled elevator.
  • $200,000 cash workers’ compensation settlement paid to Chicago worker sustaining a surgical shoulder injury which resulted in a diminished earning capacity.
  • $200,000 cash workers’ compensation settlement paid to Chicago school teacher attacked by student which resulted in a diminished earning capacity.
  • $126,245 verdict in Illinois State Court to an Illinois man sustaining soft tissue post-concussion syndrome injury from automobile accident.