Motor Vehicle Accident

Jury Verdict $12 million - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

A Philadelphia jury awarded a woman more than $12 million after her car was hit from behind by a stolen vehicle, pushing her into oncoming traffic where she was then hit by a work van coming the opposite direction.
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Jury verdict $7.6 million - Delaware County Court of Common Pleas

A Delaware County jury awarded a severely injured man and his wife $7.6 million for injuries he suffered after a car accident in Chadds Ford.
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$3.3 Million Arbitration Award - Chester County, PA Court of Common Pleas

Partner Jerry Baldino secured a $3.3 million arbitration award in a motor vehicle collision case that was removed from the trial list and submitted to private binding arbitration. Our client, a young aspiring accountant, suffered a neck injury as a result of a rear end motor vehicle collision. The injury led to spinal surgery and resulted in our client suffering total disability from work.

$3.2 million settlement - Delaware County Court of Common Pleas

$3.2 million settlement in a claim resulting from a chain-collision automobile accident. The injured driver had what initially appeared to be mild low back and neck injuries. When symptoms persisted, neck surgery was recommended. Following the surgery, the injured driver became a quadriplegic.

$2.1 million settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$2.1 million settlement in favor of a 32-year-old woman who suffered significant brain damage as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Through accident reconstruction, we were able to establish that the driver of the striking vehicle had been traveling in excess of the speed limit. Our client was a passenger in the other vehicle. Both drivers contributed to the settlement.

Jury Verdict $1.6 million - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

An elderly woman injured when her vehicle was hit from behind by a U-Haul truck was awarded $1.56 million after a one-day bench trial in Philadelphia before Judge Ellen Ceisler.
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$1.4 million settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$1.4 million settlement in favor of the estate of a 19-year-old man killed in a motor vehicle accident. In additions to claims against the drivers of the vehicles, claim was made against the City of Philadelphia for negligent highway design and maintenance.

$1 million settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$1 million settlement for an airline employee who suffered crush injuries to his leg as a result of a motor vehicle accident which occurred on the airfield.

$1 million settlement - Delaware County Court of Common Pleas

$1 million settlement in favor of a young lady who suffered paralysis as a result of a motor vehicle accident. The settlement included $300,000.00 paid by the surgeon who attended to her after the accident, and over $500,000.00 paid by the municipalities responsible for maintenance of the intersection where the accident happened.

$830,000 Settlement - Northampton County, PA

$830,000.00 settlement of a motor vehicle accident claim where our client suffered head and neck injury requiring spinal surgery.

$750,000.00 verdict - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$750,000.00 verdict on behalf of a plaintiff who suffered traumatic head injury and post-concussive syndrome as a result of a motor vehicle accident.

Jury Verdict $750,000 - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

A Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas jury has awarded a SEPTA bus driver $750,000 for non-economic damages and loss of consortium after a motor vehicle collision with a trash removal truck left him with a traumatic brain injury.
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$695,000.00 settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$695,000.00 settlement on behalf of a local television personality who suffered back injuries as a result of an automobile accident.

$625,000.00 settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$625,000.00 settlement for a truck driver who suffered significant worsening of a low back condition as a result of a truck accident.

$450,000 Settlement - Mercer County, NJ

$450,000.00 settlement of a back injury claim arising from a motor vehicle accident.

Jury Verdict $350,000 - Chester County, PA Court of Common Pleas

Jury verdict $350,000.00 in a motor vehicle accident resulting in injuries to driver and passenger.

Jury verdict $340,000.00 - Delaware County Court of Common Pleas

Jury verdict $340,000.00 in a medical malpractice claim involving improper administration of medications, which caused kidney failure. In this case, we were able to establish that the family physician entrusted the treatment of his elderly patient to a certified registered nurse practitioner, whom he failed to properly supervise.

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