Top 20 Personal Injury Settlements in the United States in 2017

Top 20 Personal Injury Settlements in the United States in 2017We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 Personal Injury settlements obtained in the United States 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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Note: If you have made this list (Top 20 Personal Injury Settlements in the United States in 2017) you have also made the list of Top 40 Personal Injury Settlements in the United States in 2017.

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

1
Amount:$670,700,000.00
Attorneys:Timothy M. O'Brien, Neil E. McWilliams, Jr., Mike Papantonio, Wesley Bowden, Jeff Gaddy, Christopher G. Paulos, Archie Lamb of Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor, P.A.; Gary J. Douglas, Michael A. London, Rebecca G. Newman of Douglas & London, P.C.; Robert A. Bilott, David J. Butler of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP; R. Edison Hill, James C. Peterson, Harry G. Deitzler of Hill, Peterson, Carper, Bee & Deitzler, PLLC
Case:In re: du Pont de Nemours & Co.
Type:Class Action, Personal Injury, Pollution, Toxic Exposure
State:Ohio
2
Amount:$553,567,307.00
Attorneys:Peter Prieto, Aaron S. Podhurst, Stephen F. Rosenthal, John Gravante, Matthew P. Weinshall, Alissa Del Riego of Podhurst Orseck, LLP; David Boies of Boies, Schiller & Flexner; Todd A. Smith of Power, Rogers & Smith P.C.; Curtis B. Miner of Colson Hicks Eidson
Case:Koehler, et al. v. Takata Corp., et al.
Type:Class Action, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Wrongful Death, Defective Product
State:Florida
3
Amount:$30,800,000.00
Attorneys:Chris Searcy of Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley
Case:Edwards v. Lee Memorial Health System
Type:Birth Injury, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Negligence, Brain Injury
State:Florida
4
Amount:$30,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jake Douglass, Spencer R. Lucas, Brian J. Panish, Thomas A. Schultz of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Doe Plaintiff v. Roe Truck Staffing Co.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
State:California
5
Amount:$26,000,000.00
Attorneys:J. Brent Goudarzi of Goudarzi & Young L.L.P.
Case:Rodriguez v. Troy Construction LLC
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Texas
6
Amount:$22,000,000.00
Attorneys:Paul J. Edelstein, Daniel A. Thomas, Glenn K. Faegenburg, Arthur Blyakher of The Edelsteins, Faegenburg & Brown LLP
Case:Abdusalamov v. State of NY
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Negligence, Brain Injury
State:New York
7
Amount:$20,000,000.00
Attorneys:Barry R. Strutt, John W. Keegan, Jr. of Keegan, Keegan & Strutt, LLP
Case:Suarez v. State of NY, et al.
Type:Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Brain Injury
State:New York
8
Amount:$18,000,000.00
Attorneys:George R. Kindley of The Kindley Firm, APC; Robert Hamparyan of Law Offices Of Robert Hamparyan
Case:Ryman-Aavang, et al. v. Hoban, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury
State:California
9
Amount:$15,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jack M. Beam, Matthew M. Patterson, Douglas J. Raymond, Ryan P. Timoney of Beam Legal Team LLC; Geoffrey N. Fieger of Fieger Law PC
Case:N.B., Pro Ami v. Franciscan Alliance Inc.
Type:Birth Injury, Delayed Childbirth Delivery, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Negligence, Brain Injury, Failure to Treat, Failure to Inform, Failure to Monitor
State:Illinois
10
Amount:$14,900,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey L. Gordon, Fritz Gray, John T. Golding of Maney | Gordon | Zeller, P.A.
Case:Pelaez v. Conlon
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
State:Florida
11
Amount:$13,350,000.00
Attorneys:Mark E. Weinberger of The Law Offices of Mark E. Weinberger P.C.
Case:Dayaram v. Landi, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:New York
12
Amount:$13,000,000.00
Attorneys:Steven J. Brady of Brady Law Group
Case:Wang v. El Dorado County Transit Authority, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
State:California
13
Amount:$12,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ryan E. Yagoda of Sukhman Yagoda
Case:V.G., Pro Ami v. USA
Type:Birth Injury, Delayed Childbirth Delivery, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Negligence, Brain Injury, Ob-Gyn Malpractice
State:Illinois
14
Amount:$10,924,420.00
Attorneys:Gary A. Dordick of Dordick Law Corporation
Case:Velasco v. Doe Construction, Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
State:California
15
Amount:$10,900,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin G. Burke, Francis P. Morrissey, David J. Rashid of Wise Morrissey Kaveny LLC
Case:A.U., Pro Ami v. West Suburban Medical Center, et al.
Type:Birth Injury, Delayed Childbirth Delivery, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Negligence, Brain Injury, Failure to Monitor
State:Illinois
16
Amount:$10,750,000.00
Attorneys:Stuart Z. Grossman of Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen
Case:Barlow v. Galleon Resort
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability
State:Florida
17
Amount:$10,575,000.00
Attorneys:Ricardo M. Martinez-Cid, Lea P. Valdivia of Podhurst Orseck, LLP
Case:Octavio v. Alejandro
Type:Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury
State:Florida
18
Amount:$10,000,000.00
Attorneys:Donald R. Grady, Douglas K. Sheff, Frank J. Federico, Jr., Matthieu J. Parenteau of Sheff Law Offices, PC; Walter A. Costello, Jr., Marsha V. Kazarosian of Kazarosian Costello LLP
Case:Plaintiff Driver v. Defendant Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
State:Massachusetts
19
Amount:$9,750,000.00
Attorneys:Alan M. Feldman, Daniel J. Mann, Edward S. Goldis of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig LLP
Case:Williams v. Transportation Co. Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury
State:Pennsylvania
20
Amount:$9,500,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas M. Dempsey of Law Offices of Thomas M. Dempsey; Daniel E. Selarz, Aryan Sarbaz of Selarz Law Corp.
Case:Espano vs. City of Torrance
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident
State:California

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