Top 20 Car Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2017

Top 20 Car Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2017We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 plaintiff's car accident jury verdicts obtained in the United States 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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Note: If you have made this list (Top 20 Car Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2017) you have also made the list of Top 50 Car Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2017.

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1
Amount:$154,369,200.00
Attorneys:Joshua J. Wagner, Steven T. Vasilaros of Vasilaros Wagner
Case:Klix v. American Taxi Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Florida
2
Amount:$131,000,375.00
Attorneys:Nicholas C. Rowley, John A. Kawai of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP; Terence F. Traverso of The Law Offices of Terence F. Traverso
Case:Blaylock v. SBR Holdings LLC, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Washington
3
Amount:$97,796,617.00
Attorneys:Joe C. Savage of The Joe C. Savage Law Firm; Cory M. Erdmann of Erdmann & Stumbo, PLLC
Case:Espino v. McCargo, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
State:Kentucky
4
Amount:$71,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ben B. Rubinowitz, James Rubinowitz, Rachel Jacobs of Gair, Gair, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf
Case:Wang v. Sexton
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:New York
5
Amount:$59,253,846.00
Attorneys:Russell P. Reiner, Todd E. Slaughter, April K. Stratte of Reiner Slaughter McCartney & Frankel LLP; William R. Bragg, Zachary E. Zwerdling of Bragg, Mainzer, & Firpo LLP; Larry B. Moss of Law Office of Larry B. Moss
Case:Moore v. State of California Department of Transportation
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury
State:California
6
Amount:$54,155,900.00
Attorneys:James M. Roche, Christopher T. Theisen of Theisen & Roche, Ltd.; Robert J. Napleton of Motherway & Napleton LLP
Case:Denton v. University Am-Can, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring
State:Illinois
7
Amount:$51,813,592.72
Attorneys:John H. Piccin, Katherine Piccin Glynn of Piccin & Glynn; Patrick Montoya, Ervin A. Gonzalez of Colson Hicks Eidson
Case:Aldana, et al. v. Pyles
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Florida
8
Amount:$45,315,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas J. Henry, Alan D. Hicks, Richard W. Hunnicutt, III of Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys
Case:Hennes v. JC Fodale Energy Services L.L.C., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Texas
9
Amount:$45,005,000.00
Attorneys:Stuart N. Ratzan, Stuart J. Weissman, Evan B. Gilead, Ryan C. Tyler of Ratzan Law Group; Lincoln J. Connolly of Lincoln J. Connolly Trials and Appeals, P.A.
Case:Astaphan v. Ranger Construction Industries, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death
State:Florida
10
Amount:$43,600,403.00
Attorneys:David Bright, Craig M. Sico of Sico Hoelscher Harris & Braugh LLP; John C. Ramsey of Ramsey Law Group
Case:Price v. Wal-Mart Stores of Texas LLC, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability
State:Texas
11
Amount:$42,000,000.00
Attorneys:Andrew G. Counts, E. Todd Tracy of The Tracy Law Firm
Case:Seebachan v. John Eagle Collision Center
Type:Business Liability, Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Burn Injury
State:Texas
12
Amount:$37,500,000.00
Attorneys:Tim E. Dollar, Tim J. Becker of Dollar, Burns & Becker
Case:Holdeman et al. v. Brown, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
State:Missouri
13
Amount:$36,960,000.00
Attorneys:Justin B. Shapiro, Adam T. Rose of Leesfield Scolaro, P.A.
Case:Estate of Pereira v. Fleuricourt
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death
State:Florida
14 (tie)
Amount:$35,000,000.00
Attorneys:Garo Mardirossian, Lawrence Marks of Mardirossian & Associates Inc.
Case:Ekbatani v. United Independent Taxi Drivers Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability
State:California
14 (tie)
Amount:$35,000,000.00
Attorneys:Michael E. Simmons of Hume, Smith, Geddes, Green & Simmons, LLP; Robert P Thomas of Thomas & Nugent; Ann M. Waldron of Waldron Law
Case:Smith v. Clayton
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Emotional Distress
State:Indiana
15
Amount:$34,500,000.00
Attorneys:H. Sean Banafsheh, Kevin Danesh, Raphael D. Javid of Banafsheh, Danesh & Javid, PC
Case:Casillas v. Landstar Ranger Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
State:California
16
Amount:$34,317,636.00
Attorneys:Brian G. Miller of Brian G. Miller Co., L.P.A.
Case:Jones v. Firstenergy Service Corp., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Utility Negligence
State:Ohio
17
Amount:$32,150,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas Elefterakis, Raymond E. Panek of Elefterakis, Elefterakis & Panek
Case:Ramirez v. AllCounty Plumbing & Heating, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:New York
18
Amount:$31,158,836.00
Attorneys:Gary A. Dordick, Christopher V. Bulone of Dordick Law Corporation; Marc J. Katzman of Marc Katzman Law
Case:Sosa v. Shabun, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
State:California
19
Amount:$30,000,000.00
Attorneys:Robert D. Sparks, Christopher D. Codling of Givens Givens Sparks, PLLC
Case:Ming v. Gerelco Traffic Controls, Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
State:Florida
20
Amount:$28,727,627.17
Attorneys:Stephanie A. Ball of Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A.
Case:Anderson v. Ely Public School District
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, School Bus Accident
State:Minnesota

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