Top 20 Verdicts in Arizona in 2016

Top 20 Verdicts in Arizona in 2016We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 plaintiff and cross-claimant jury verdicts obtained in the State of Arizona in the year 2016. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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Important: 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.

Amount: $17,000,000.00
Attorneys: David C. Greenstone, Jordan Blumenfeld-James, Samuel I. Iola of Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett, PC
Case: Estate of Coulbourn v. Crane Company, et al.
Type: Wrongful Death; Asbestos Exposure; Workplace Safety
Amount: $11,000,000.00
Attorneys: Jason M. Kelly of Schneider & Onofry, P.C.
Case: Karson Jarvis v. City of Phoenix
Type: Wrongful Death; Car Accident; Government Negligence
Amount: $10,000,000.00
Attorneys: Doug Tobler of Hammond & Tobler, P.C.
Case: Doe v. G.
Type: Sexual Assault
Amount: $6,300,000.00
Attorneys: Shawn M. Cunningham, Joseph D'Aguanno of Harris, Powers & Cunningham PLLC
Case: Brown v. Banner Health
Type: Personal Injury; Delayed Diagnosis; Hospital Malpractice
Amount: $3,050,000.00
Attorneys: Craig A. Knapp of Knapp & Roberts, PC
Case: Estate of Chavez v. Barela, et al.
Type: Wrongful Death; Car v. Pedestrian Accident
6 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Brett L. Slavicek, James E. Fucetola of The Slavicek Law Firm
Case: Martin v. Falk
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
6 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Joel H. Robinson, Anne E. Findling of Robbins & Curtin PLLC
Case: Estate of Najafian v. Recovery Innovations Inc.
Type: Wrongful Death; Professional Negligence
Amount: $1,700,000.00
Attorneys: Jack R. Cunningham, Jorge Franco, Jr of Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, LLP
Case: Creelman v. State of Arizona
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
Amount: $1,400,000.00
Attorneys: Mark Wesbrooks of The Wesbrooks Law Firm, PLLC
Case: Sestiaga v. First Transit, Inc.
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Michael G. Moore of Law Offices of Michael Garth Moore
Case: Larson v. Dupnik
Type: Civil Rights Violation; Search & Seizure
Amount: $1,200,000.00
Attorneys: Elliot G. Wolfe of Palumbo, Wolfe & Palumbo P.C.
Case: S.M., Pro ami v. Bryce; Bryce
Type: Personal Injury; Car Accident
11 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Bruce Feder of Feder Law Office P.A.
Case: Evans v. CVS Caremark Corp.
Type: Personal Injury; Trip and Fall; Negligent Supervision
11 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael P. Doyle, Patrick M. Dennis, Kevin B. Wein of Doyle LLP
Case: Williamson v. Safety National Casualty Corp.
Type: Insurance Bad Faith
Amount: $881,306.00
Attorneys: Tina M. Ezzell of Tiffany & Bosco P.A
Case: Holm v. Gateway Anesthesia Assocs.
Type: Wrongful Termination; Breach of Contract
Amount: $800,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew L. McClellan of The McClellan Law Firm PLC; Shawn M. Cunningham of Harris, Powers & Cunningham PLLC
Case: Spencer v. City of Scottsdale
Type: Personal Injury; Bicycle Accident
Amount: $780,000.00
Attorneys: Carlos L. Estrada of Law Offices of Carlos L. Estrada; Patrick J. Lopez of Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, P.C.
Case: Hall v. Dixon, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Dog Bite
15 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: Clark W. Watkin, Jr. of The Watkin Law Office P.C.
Case: Chesler v. Graziano
Type: Personal Injury; Work Accident; Premises Liability
15 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: Amy P. Hernandez, David J. Dwyer of Dwyer Hernandez, P.C.
Case: Mcdonald v. Sheriff Nanos, et al.
Type: Personal Injury; Excessive Force
Amount: $550,000.00
Attorneys: Mark P. Breyer of Breyer Law Offices, P.C.
Case: Redondo v. Sunset Gallery Inc.
Type: Personal Injury; Slip and Fall
Amount: $540,760.00
Attorneys: Michael L. Kitchen of Margrave Celmins, P.C.
Case: Geer Peaks LLC v. ASI Communications
Type: Breach of Contract; Negligent Misrepresentation
Amount: $409,000.00
Attorneys: Leo R. Beus, Thomas A. Connelly, Ashley Williams Hale of Beus Gilbert PLLC
Case: McNamee v. DMB Sports Clubs LP
Type: Personal Injury; Dangerous Condition; Premises Liability
Amount: $366,483.00
Attorneys: John L. Dillingham of The Law Office of John L. Dillingham
Case: Yoder v. Ava Investments, LLC
Type: Personal Injury; Dangerous Condition; Premises Liability
Amount: $365,000.00
Attorneys: Dorian L. Eden of Eden Law Office PLLC
Case: Garzella v. True, et al.
Type: Defamation; Libel
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