Top 50 Car Accident Settlements in New Jersey in 2017

Top 50 Car Accident Settlements in New Jersey in 2017We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 Car Accident settlements obtained in New Jersey in the year 2017. The list is comprised of various case types that were filed either in state or federal courts.

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1
Amount:$5,500,000.00
Attorneys:Patrick M. Metz of Dario, Albert, Metz and Eyerman, LLC
Case:Rodriguez v. Jayne
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
2
Amount:$4,750,000.00
Attorneys:Dion G. Rassias of The Beasley Firm, LLC
Case:Lingenfesler v. United Parcel Service, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training
3
Amount:$4,300,000.00
Attorneys:Hugh M. Turk of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C.
Case:Plaszymaka v. Fu, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
4
Amount:$2,600,000.00
Attorneys:James P. McHugh, III of McHugh & Brancato
Case:Lalonde v. MT. Olive Police Dept., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
5
Amount:$2,475,000.00
Attorneys:Andrew J. Renda, Jr. of Renda & Voynick
Case:Rivera v. Coote
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
6
Amount:$2,350,000.00
Attorneys:John M. Dodig of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig LLP
Case:Cullen v. Desousa, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death
7
Amount:$2,113,900.00
Attorneys:Harris S. Feldman of Blume, Forte, Fried, Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Bauder v. Hayes, et al.
Type:Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury
8 (tie)
Amount:$2,050,000.00
Attorneys:James P. McHugh, III of McHugh & Brancato
Case:Belmar v. Jones & Utz Tran
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
8 (tie)
Amount:$2,050,000.00
Attorneys:Adam M. Epstein of Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman LLC; Abraham N. Milgraum of The Donnelly Law Firm, LLC
Case:Newman, et al. v. Qamar-Yousufzai, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
9
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Scott D. Grossman of Grossman Law Offices
Case:Plaintiff Auto Driver, et al. v. Defendant Bus Driver, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
10
Amount:$1,950,000.00
Attorneys:Peter Chamas of Gill & Chamas, LLC
Case:DiMaggio v. Libbey, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
11
Amount:$1,850,000.00
Attorneys:Edward P. Capozzi, Corey A. Dietz of Brach Eichler LLC
Case:Perry v. Kimberling, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
12 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Moses V. Rambarran of The Rambarran Law Firm
Case:Fino v. Bergen Electric, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
12 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Edward J. Rebenack of Rebenack Aronow & Mascolo L.L.P
Case:Plaintiff Driver v. Defendant Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
13
Amount:$1,490,000.00
Attorneys:Bruce H. Nagel, Greg M. Kohn of Nagel Rice, LLP
Case:Wilson v. Burkat
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Emotional Distress
14
Amount:$1,450,000.00
Attorneys:Robert Winters of Fein, Such, Kahn & Shepard, P.C.
Case:Augustin v. Schneider National Carriers, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death
15
Amount:$1,414,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph LaBarbiera of LaBarbiera & Martinez
Case:Vargas v. Pandora Travel, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
16 (tie)
Amount:$1,400,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas J. Leonardis of Stathis & Leonardis, LLC
Case:Romao v. Lapatnick
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
16 (tie)
Amount:$1,400,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey I. Amtman of Law Office of Jeffrey I. Amtman
Case:Colombo v. Auto Zone, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
16 (tie)
Amount:$1,400,000.00
Attorneys:David T. Wheaton of Levinson Axelrod PA
Case:Ormsby v. Russick
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, School Bus Accident
17
Amount:$1,380,000.00
Attorneys:Jae E. Lee of Jae Lee Law, PC
Case:Ho v. Goldstein
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
18 (tie)
Amount:$1,300,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Noriega, Patrick J. Mangan of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC
Case:Plaintiff Driver v. Defendant Trucking Company
Type:Car Accident, Falling Object, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance
18 (tie)
Amount:$1,300,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey Hark of Hark & Hark
Case:Dean v. Uhland, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment
18 (tie)
Amount:$1,300,000.00
Attorneys:Mark McBratney of Seigel Law, LLC
Case:Smith-Leone v. Sidoti, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
18 (tie)
Amount:$1,300,000.00
Attorneys:Norman M. Hobbie of Hobbie, Corrigan & Bertucio, P.C.
Case:Chamiak v. Painter
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
19 (tie)
Amount:$1,250,000.00
Attorneys:Brian A. Held of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg, P.C.
Case:Abdel Jawad v. Fernandez
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
19 (tie)
Amount:$1,250,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Musmanno of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C.
Case:Bianculli v. Driscoll, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death
19 (tie)
Amount:$1,250,000.00
Attorneys:Paul K. DeGrado of Degrado Halkovich LLC
Case:Melaa v. Tsatsaros
Type:Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
20
Amount:$1,150,000.00
Attorneys:David Maran of Maran & Maran PC
Case:Bravo v. Kwak, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury
21
Amount:$1,125,000.00
Attorneys:Richard J. Albuquerque of D'Arcy Johnson Day, P.C.
Case:Longshoreman v. Carragher
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
22
Amount:$1,115,000.00
Attorneys:Marshall L. Gates of Law Office of Marshall L. Gates
Case:Chudley v. Confidential Defendant
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
23 (tie)
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Mitchell J. Makowicz, Jr. of Blume, Forte, Fried, Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Kovvuri v. Pennington and Fantasies
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death
23 (tie)
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Stephen S. Weinstein of Stephen S. Weinstein, PA
Case:Kelly v. Confidential Defendant
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
24 (tie)
Amount:$1,075,000.00
Attorneys:Richard M. Brockway of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC
Case:Emerson v. Naked Pizza, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
24 (tie)
Amount:$1,075,000.00
Attorneys:J. Silvio Mascolo of Rebenack Aronow & Mascolo L.L.P
Case:Estate of G. Moore v. Progressive Insurance Co., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Underinsured Motorist, Wrongful Death
25 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Kenneth M. Harrell of Harrell Smith & Williams, LLC
Case:Faulk v. Rosenfeld
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
25 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Michael R. Lombardi of Lombardi & Lombardi, P.A.
Case:Plytynski-Young v. Mercurio, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Uninsured Motorist, Wrongful Death
25 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Richard M. Brockway of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC
Case:Foerster v. Tietjen, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
25 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Bruce H. Stern of Stark & Stark, P.C.
Case:Calhoun v. Jimmy's Bus Co.
Type:Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
25 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Mark McBratney of Seigel Law, LLC
Case:Langfield v. Grigoriou
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
26
Amount:$950,000.00
Attorneys:Arthur M. Pavluk, III of Barrett & Pavluk, LLC
Case:Craig v. Kellner
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
27
Amount:$937,500.00
Attorneys:E. Gregory M. Cannarozzi of EG Cannarozzi, LLC
Case:Eder v. Defendant Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
28
Amount:$910,000.00
Attorneys:Evan D. Baker of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.
Case:Lassera v. Union Stone Cleaning
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
29
Amount:$900,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher T. DiGirolamo of Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi P.C.
Case:Wang v. Poole
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death
30
Amount:$868,831.00
Attorneys:Kevin L. Parsons of Gill & Chamas, LLC
Case:Daily v. Dimare United Services Automobile Association, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
31 (tie)
Amount:$850,000.00
Attorneys:Edward P. Capozzi of Brach Eichler LLC
Case:Antonelli v. Nichols
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
31 (tie)
Amount:$850,000.00
Attorneys:James W. Sutton, III of Law Office of James W. Sutton, III
Case:Panchella v. Martin
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
32
Amount:$845,000.00
Attorneys:Harold J. Gerr of Law Offices of Harold J. Gerr
Case:Yu v. Mahli, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
33
Amount:$837,500.00
Attorneys:Andrew J. Rossetti of Rossetti & DeVoto, P.C.
Case:Roehle, et al. v. USA
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
34
Amount:$800,000.00
Attorneys:Alexander Pavliv of Pavliv & Rihacek LLC
Case:Plaintiff Auto Driver v. Defendant Truck Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
35
Amount:$775,000.00
Attorneys:Paul K. Caliendo of Gill & Chamas, LLC
Case:Halmo v. Sullivan
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
36 (tie)
Amount:$750,000.00
Attorneys:Stephanie Tolnai of Clark Law Firm, PC
Case:Condon v. Gruning
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
36 (tie)
Amount:$750,000.00
Attorneys:Robert S. Sandman of Hankin Sandman Palladino & Weintrob
Case:Cohen v. Laspina
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
37
Amount:$735,000.00
Attorneys:Alex S. Capozzi of Brach Eichler LLC
Case:Aponte v. Hemhauser
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
38
Amount:$725,000.00
Attorneys:John G. Mennie of Schibell & Mennie, LLC
Case:Hicks v. Ablonski & Red Lion Installations
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
39 (tie)
Amount:$700,000.00
Attorneys:William S. Greenberg of Greenberg Minasian, LLC
Case:Drake v. Andvei
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
39 (tie)
Amount:$700,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph LaBarbiera, Richard LaBarbiera of LaBarbiera & Martinez
Case:Licor v. Sayanlar
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
40
Amount:$699,000.00
Attorneys:Bertram Siegel, Todd I. Siegel of Siegel & Siegel
Case:Plucinski v. Hug
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Underinsured Motorist
41
Amount:$684,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Musmanno of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C.
Case:Aliotta, et al. v. Galinus, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
42
Amount:$675,000.00
Attorneys:Barry R. Eichen of Eichen, Crutchlow, Zaslow & McElroy, LLP
Case:Viglioti v. Bento
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
43
Amount:$645,000.00
Attorneys:Martin S. Cedzidlo of Jae Lee Law, PC
Case:Han v. Sykes
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
44 (tie)
Amount:$600,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey E. Strauss of Strauss Law Offices
Case:Plaintiff Passenger v. Defendant Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
44 (tie)
Amount:$600,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Musmanno of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C.
Case:Cole v. Tasker, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
45 (tie)
Amount:$550,000.00
Attorneys:John S. Voynick, Jr., Andrew J. Renda, Jr. of Renda & Voynick
Case:Berdebes v. Stierhoff
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
45 (tie)
Amount:$550,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Musmanno of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C.
Case:Monat v. Fredette, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
45 (tie)
Amount:$550,000.00
Attorneys:Mitchell J. Makowicz, Jr. of Blume, Forte, Fried, Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Plaintiff Auto Driver v. Defendant Truck Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
46
Amount:$525,000.00
Attorneys:Vanessa P. Patrizi of Borbi, Clancy & Patrizi, LLC
Case:Bradley v. Alcaste
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Mitchell J. Makowicz, Jr. of Blume, Forte, Fried, Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Chunko v. City of Newark, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Police Misconduct
47 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Alon Solon of LaRocca Hornik Rosen Greenberg & Patti LLC
Case:Romita v. Anderson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Stephanie Tolnai of Clark Law Firm, PC
Case:Bayez v. Suyan, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
48
Amount:$490,000.00
Attorneys:Suzanne Pasley of Barry, Corrado & Grassi, P.C.
Case:Plaintiff Passenger v. Defendant
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
49
Amount:$489,834.00
Attorneys:Howard N. Wiener of Tobin Reitman Greenstein Caruso Wiener & Konray, PC
Case:Avolio v. Sak-Kochjar
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
50
Amount:$460,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin M. Stankowitz of Rosenberg Kirby Cahill Stankowitz & Richardson
Case:Mathis v. Broschart
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist

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