Top 50 Car Accident Verdicts in New Jersey in 2017

Top 50 Car Accident Verdicts in New Jersey in 2017We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 plaintiff personal injury jury verdicts obtained in New Jersey in the year 2017. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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1
Amount: $6,860,831.00
Attorneys: Bruce H. Nagel, Andrew L. O’Connor of Nagel Rice, LLP
Case: Agiz v. Heller Industrial Parks Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
2
Amount: $3,350,000.00
Attorneys: Marvin R. Walden Jr. of Greenberg, Walden & Grossman, LLC
Case: Sol-Gonzales v. Flores
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
3
Amount: $2,145,409.00
Attorneys: Richard B. Rubenstein, Craig M. Rothenberg of Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLC
Case: Steuer v. Litter Patrol Sweeping Company
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
4
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew A. Fraser, William B. Thayer of Laddey, Clark & Ryan, LLP
Case: Mongiello v. Gallagher
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
5 (tie)
Amount: $1,700,000.00
Attorneys: Kenneth G. Andres, Jr. of The Law Offices of Andres & Berger, P.C.
Case: Gerber v. Sousa, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
5 (tie)
Amount: $1,700,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen F. Lombardi of Lombardi & Lombardi, P.A.
Case: Wender v. Bartlett
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
6
Amount: $1,580,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin L. Parsons of Gill & Chamas, LLC
Case: Martin v. Sea Isle City, et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
7
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Corinne M. Mullen of The Mullen Law Firm
Case: Robinson v. Rivers
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
8
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Salim F. Sabbagh, Neil S. Weiner of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg, P.C.
Case: Bloomfield v. GEICO Ins. Co., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Hit and Run
9
Amount: $895,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel J. Eastmond of Manning, Caliendo & Thomson, PA
Case: Jorgensen v. Cabrera
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
10
Amount: $825,000.00
Attorneys: Phillip C. Wiskow of Gelman Gelman Wiskow & McCarthy LLC
Case: Kilpatrick v. Vanderhof
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
11 (tie)
Amount: $800,000.00
Attorneys: Lance J. Bitterman of Fredson & Statmore, LLC
Case: Urena v. Gonzalez
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
11 (tie)
Amount: $800,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin P. Nerwinski of Kevin P. Nerwinski, Attorney At Law
Case: Gattone v. Ana Beall's Tea Room LLC, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
12
Amount: $795,000.00
Attorneys: Kate Carballo, Jeffrey E. Salomon of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.
Case: Friedman v. Flores
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
13 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: James J. Dunn, Michael B. Fusco of Levinson Axelrod PA
Case: Moye v. USAA
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Hit and Run
13 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: William P. Simonitis of William P. Simonitis LLC
Case: Grambor v. Arevalo
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
14 (tie)
Amount: $625,000.00
Attorneys: Jonathan H. Lomurro of Lomurro, Munson, Comer, Brown & Schottland
Case: Drucker v. Miraglia, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
14 (tie)
Amount: $625,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew A. Fraser, Tiffany L. Heineman of Laddey, Clark & Ryan, LLP; Wade F. Suthard of Law Office of Wade Suthard, P.C.
Case: Gutierrez v. Catley
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
15
Amount: $614,000.00
Attorneys: Kelly A. Conlon of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C.
Case: Garlasco v. Government Employees Insurance Company
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
16
Amount: $606,100.00
Attorneys: Jack Sanders of Shebell & Shebell, LLC
Case: Esposito v. Feliciano
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
17
Amount: $600,000.00
Attorneys: Juan L. Icaza of Icaza, Burgess, & Grossman PC
Case: Fernandez v. Palmisano, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
18
Amount: $575,000.00
Attorneys: Michael R. Hobbie, David P. Corrigan of Hobbie, Corrigan & Bertucio, P.C.
Case: Cece v. New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
19
Amount: $550,000.00
Attorneys: David P. Corrigan of Hobbie, Corrigan & Bertucio, P.C.
Case: Geoghan v. Shearer and Allstate INS. Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
20
Amount: $525,057.00
Attorneys: Michael A. Burns of Burns Law LLC
Case: Kaller v. Toskos
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
21
Amount: $525,000.00
Attorneys: David P. Corrigan of Hobbie, Corrigan & Bertucio, P.C.
Case: Cece v. Geduhn
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
22 (tie)
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel J. Williams of Harrell Smith & Williams, LLC; John J. Pisano of Law Office of John J. Pisano
Case: Jorge L. Nieves v. Apurva Apurva
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
22 (tie)
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: David C. Shachat of Zavodnick, Perlmutter & Boccia LLC
Case: Jackson v. Geico
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Hit and Run
22 (tie)
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: Ann M. Merritt of Tobin Reitman Greenstein Caruso Wiener & Konray, PC
Case: Confidential Plaintiff v. Confidential Defendant
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
22 (tie)
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: Randolph C. Lafferty of Cooper Levenson, P.A.
Case: Kuzian v. Tomaszewski
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
22 (tie)
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: David P. Corrigan of Hobbie, Corrigan & Bertucio, P.C.
Case: Morales v. Hernandez
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
23
Amount: $458,000.00
Attorneys: Nicholas P. Scutari of Law Offices of Nicholas P. Scutari
Case: Napolitano v. Mss Vending, Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
24
Amount: $400,000.00
Attorneys: Eugene S. Wishnic of Wishnic & Jerushalmy Law Group, P.C.
Case: Williams v. Pavlyuk, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
25
Amount: $395,647.00
Attorneys: Scott M. Goldberg of Petrillo & Goldberg, P.C
Case: Clayton v. Mattia
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
26
Amount: $363,300.00
Attorneys: Richard Grungo, Jr. of Grungo Colarulo, LLC
Case: Franklin v. Bolletino
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
27
Amount: $363,000.00
Attorneys: Steven M. Tanenbaum of Tanenbaum Law LLC
Case: Sarullo v. NJ Manufacturers Insurance
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
28 (tie)
Amount: $350,000.00
Attorneys: Dan T. Matrafajlo of Beninato & Matrafajlo
Case: Obesso v. Mangin
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
28 (tie)
Amount: $350,000.00
Attorneys: Kenneth W. Thayer of Gaylord Popp, LLC
Case: Sumo v. Geico
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
28 (tie)
Amount: $350,000.00
Attorneys: Sung H. Jang of Law Offices of Gary Park, P.C
Case: Park v. Bae, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment
29
Amount: $340,000.00
Attorneys: J. Alvaro Alonso of Alonso & Navarrete LLC
Case: Velasco v. Heitzman
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
30
Amount: $330,000.00
Attorneys: Eugene S. Wishnic of Wishnic & Jerushalmy Law Group, P.C.
Case: Santana v. Allstate Insurance Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
31
Amount: $325,000.00
Attorneys: Todd I. Siegel of Siegel & Siegel
Case: Saltus v. Cordero
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
32
Amount: $319,712.00
Attorneys: David S. Rochman of The Law Office of David S. Rochman
Case: Bridges v. Bryszewski
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
33
Amount: $300,000.00
Attorneys: William D. Wright of Law Office of William Wright LLC
Case: Evanko v. Milton, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
34
Amount: $285,000.00
Attorneys: Frank J. Zazzaro of Law Offices of Frank J. Zazzaro
Case: Rota v. Jerusalem II Pizza, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
35
Amount: $275,000.00
Attorneys: Tyler J. Hall of Rebenack Aronow & Mascolo L.L.P
Case: Handa v. Allstate NJ Property & Casualty Ins. Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
36 (tie)
Amount: $250,000.00
Attorneys: Mark W. Davis of Stark & Stark, P.C.
Case: Flores v. Planet Corp.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
36 (tie)
Amount: $250,000.00
Attorneys: Mark V. Kuminski of Levinson Axelrod PA
Case: Castagna v. Mamidoju, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
36 (tie)
Amount: $250,000.00
Attorneys: Alfred J. Falcione of Flynn & Associates, P.C.
Case: Nichols v. Yatsevitch
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
36 (tie)
Amount: $250,000.00
Attorneys: Shane A. Sullivan of Jae Lee Law, PC
Case: Cha v. Simcox
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
37
Amount: $237,000.00
Attorneys: Eugene S. Wishnic of Wishnic & Jerushalmy Law Group, P.C.
Case: Henao v. Canela-Veloz, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Michael F. Lombardi of Lombardi & Lombardi, P.A.
Case: Alvarez v. Farmers Insurance Group
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher R. Brown of Drazin and Warshaw, P.C
Case: Mara v. H. Arya, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: John D. Borbi of Borbi, Clancy & Patrizi, LLC
Case: Burwell v. Patterson
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Brian P. McElroy of Levinson Axelrod PA
Case: Woods v. Waters
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Dennis A. Auciello of Dennis Alan Auciello, P.A.
Case: Van Dyke v. Encompass Insurance Co. of NJ
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Brain Injury, Hit and Run
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Kristen L. Worley, Stephen T. Kulp of Delany McBride
Case: Asroff v. Kontz, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment
38 (tie)
Amount: $200,000.00
Attorneys: Kevork G. Adanas of Kevork Adanas P.C.
Case: Dytioco v. Duncan, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
39
Amount: $190,000.00
Attorneys: Roy D. Curnow of Law Office of Roy D. Curnow
Case: Nagy v. Boor, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
40
Amount: $181,873.00
Attorneys: Neil S. Weiner of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg, P.C.
Case: Mark v. Hossain
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
41
Amount: $180,000.00
Attorneys: Raymond S. Nadel of Raymond S. Nadel, Attorney at Law
Case: Bui v. Larose
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
42 (tie)
Amount: $175,000.00
Attorneys: Raffi T. Khorozian of Law Office Of Raffi T. Khorozian
Case: Dytioco v. Duncan
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
42 (tie)
Amount: $175,000.00
Attorneys: Douglas D. Burgess of Icaza, Burgess, & Grossman PC
Case: Cleffi v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Uninsured Motorist
43
Amount: $174,659.00
Attorneys: Jacqueline M. Rosa of Seigel Law, LLC
Case: Shivers v. Allstate Ins. Co., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
44
Amount: $170,000.00
Attorneys: Steven Goldstein of Goldstein & Handwerker, LLP
Case: Javique v. Robinson
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
45
Amount: $154,955.00
Attorneys: David A. Cook of Levinson Axelrod PA
Case: Shah v. Ehnat, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
46
Amount: $152,000.00
Attorneys: James R. Korn, Brian S. Schiller of Schiller & Pittenger PC
Case: Stamler v. Miller
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Richard P. Crossin of Altamura & Crossin
Case: Adames v. Geico Insurance Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Hit and Run
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Michael T. Novick of Brown, Novick & McKinley
Case: Toy v. Geico
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew B. Segal of Novo Law Firm, P.C.
Case: Mojica v. Passaic County, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Bruno K. Brunini of Ginarte Gallardo Gonzalez & Winograd, LLP
Case: Pineda v. Fischer, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Robert H. Baumgarten of Ginarte Gallardo Gonzalez & Winograd, LLP
Case: Pineda v. Fischer
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
47 (tie)
Amount: $150,000.00
Attorneys: Richard J. Isolde of Ginarte Gallardo Gonzalez & Winograd, LLP
Case: Zambrano v. Durand
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
48
Amount: $133,121.00
Attorneys: Melissa M. Baxter, Louis J. DeVoto of Rossetti & DeVoto, P.C.
Case: Mingori v. Ciccio
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, School Bus Accident
49 (tie)
Amount: $130,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas E. Hood of Thomas Hood, PC; John F.X. Kennedy of Law Office Of John F.X. Kennedy
Case: Williams v. Brown
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
49 (tie)
Amount: $130,000.00
Attorneys: Rolando Orbe of Greenberg, Walden & Grossman, LLC
Case: Valdes v. Favazzo
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
50
Amount: $125,000.00
Attorneys: Salim F. Sabbagh of Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg, P.C.
Case: Chiaramonte v. Dallara
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury

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