Top 10 Verdicts in South Carolina in 2015

Top 10 Verdicts in South Carolina in 2015We are pleased to present to you the list of top 10 verdicts obtained in South Carolina in the year 2015. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

For firms that have made it to the list and would like to signify their achievement on their website or in other marketing materials, TopVerdict.com has issued a special electronic badge that is available for purchase here.

If you are the attorney who obtained one of the 10 verdicts on this list, you can display a separate, personalized badge on your bio page to showcase your victory and potentially generate more business for your firm. You can buy your personalized attorney badge here.

Note: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another verdict should be on this list, please contact us today.

1
Amount:$53,508,288.00
Attorneys:Alice F. Paylor, James Atkinson Bruorton, IV, of Rosen, Rosen & Hagood, LLC; Charles H. Williams, II, John P. Freeman of Williams & Williams
Case:Kirk Foutz, et al. v. ArborGen, Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Fiduciary Duty
2
Amount:$17,287,448.00
Attorneys:James W. Ledlie, Lisa M. Saltzburg, Nathan D. Finch, Robert T. Haefele of Motley Rice LLC
Case:Donna Brown v. Philip Morris USA, et al.
Type:Personal Injury; Tobacco; Product Liability
3
Amount:$14,000,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher J. Panatier, Kevin W. Paul of Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett, PC; Theile McVey of Kassel McVey
Case:Angela D. Keene, individually and as personal representative of the Estate of Dennis Seay and Linda Seay v. Celanese Corp.
Type:Wrongful Death; Asbestos Exposure
4
Amount:$3,850,000.00
Attorneys:James W. Fayssoux, Jr., Paul S. Landis of Fayssoux & Landis; Karl Bowers, Jr. of Bowers Law Office LLC; Bill Stewart of Millberg Gordon Stewart PLLC
Case:Longstreet v. Rabit, LLC
Type:Wrongful Death; Car Accident; Dram Shop Liability
5
Amount:$1,602,915.21
Attorneys:Christopher P. Kenney, Richard A. Harpootlian of Richard A. Harpootlian, P.A.
Case:Stevens & Wilkinson of South Carolina Inc. v. City of Columbia
Type:Breach of Contract
6
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Natalma M. McKnew of Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
Case:Clark v. Toyota
Type:Deceptive Trade Practices
7
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Robert B. Ransom of Leventis & Ransom
Case:Estate of Wayne Reynolds v. South Carolina Heart Center and Norma Khoury, MD
Type:Wrongful Death; Medical Malpractice
8
Amount:$1,250,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel W. Luginbill, J. Christopher Wilson of Wilson & Luginbill LLC; Daniel J. Farnsworth, Jr., of Farnsworth Law Offices, LLC
Case:Madel Rivero v. Steve Loftis, et al.
Type:Wrongful Death; Government Negligence
9
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Johnny F. Driggers of Driggers Law Firm; Alvin J. Hammer, Gedney M. Howe, III, of Law Offices of Gedney M. Howe, III, PA
Case:Emilio Urena, as assignee of Gregory Bryant v. Nationwide Insurance Company of America
Type:Insurance Bad Faith
10
Amount:Pending update
Attorneys:Pending update
Case:Pending update
Type:Pending update

Share this page with your colleagues

Follow us on social media

Our Clients

Weitz & Luxenberg Waters Kraus Paul Foran Glennon Silver Golub North Deutsch Shegerian Davidson Bowie Freedman Boyd Lewis Rice Romano Schlesinger