Top 40 Premises Liability Verdicts in California in 2018

Top 40 Premises Liability Verdicts in California in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 40 plaintiffs' premises liability jury verdicts obtained in California in the year 2018. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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1
Amount:$16,232,416.80
Attorneys:John H. Gomez, Jessica T. Sizemore of Gomez Trial Attorneys; Matthew J. Faulkner of Faulkner Law Offices
Case:Kidd v. WKS Restaurant Corp.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Negligence in Employment, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
2
Amount:$12,250,000.00
Attorneys:Arash Homampour, Armine Safarian of The Homampour Law Firm, APLC
Case:Estate of Zuniga v. Cherry Avenue Auction Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Burn Injury, Electrical Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
3
Amount:$10,004,871.00
Attorneys:Stephen G. Larson, Jonathan E. Phillips, Melissa A. Meister, Ariana E. Fuller of Larson O'Brien LLP
Case:Minor Plaintiff v. Rose Bowl Aquatics Center, et al.
Type:Negligent Supervision, Premises Liability, Sexual Assault, Negligent Security, Psychological Injury, Children's Rights, Child Abuse, Failure to Report, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort, Child Protection
4
Amount:$9,100,000.00
Attorneys:Boris Treyzon of Abir Cohen Treyzon Salo, LLP
Case:Watts v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
Type:Bicycle Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
5
Amount:$6,300,000.00
Attorneys:David A. Rudorfer, Thomas A. Schultz of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Martinez, et al. v. Whittier Uptown Association, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Security, Negligent Tort
6
Amount:$4,525,402.00
Attorneys:Seth I. Rosenberg, Christopher A. Wimmer of Emergent P.C.
Case:Fraissl v. Moore, et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Security, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort
7
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Russel D. Myrick , Keith E. Rodenhuis of RDM Legal Group
Case:Blanchette v. Competitor Group, Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
8
Amount:$3,610,000.00
Attorneys:Frank J. Valdez of Law Office of Frank J. Valdez
Case:Hernandez v. Jensen, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Gunshot Wound, Negligent Tort, Negligent Discharge
9
Amount:$3,500,000.00
Attorneys:Brian J. McCormack of Callahan & Blaine
Case:Davick v. Holiday Inn Express, et al.
Type:Premises Liability, Rape, Sexual Assault, Negligent Security, Psychological Injury, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
10
Amount:$3,314,231.00
Attorneys:Daniel D. Geoulla, Michael B. Geoola, Liana Ter-Oganesyan, Meylin P. Alfaro of B&D Law Group, APLC
Case:Schuler v. Ralphs
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
11
Amount:$3,195,770.00
Attorneys:C. Michael Alder, Lourdes de Armas, Ashley A. Laiken of AlderLaw, P.C.; Margarit K. Mardirosian of Mardirosian & Mardirosian APLC
Case:Mikaelian v. Glendale I Mall Associates, LLP, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
12
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Andje M. Medina of Altair Law; Conor M. Kelly of Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger
Case:Estate of Belo v. Bally Hallinan Family, L.L.C.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Breach of Warranty of Habitability, Landlord-Tenant, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Smoke Inhalation
13
Amount:$2,847,500.00
Attorneys:Teresa A. Johnson, Daniel K. Kramer of Kramer Holcomb Sheik LLP
Case:Salazar v. Cannon Constructors
Type:Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
14
Amount:$2,551,726.00
Attorneys:Pejman A. Ben-Cohen, Steven L. Mazza, Paul S. Zuckerman, Robert J. Ounjian of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP
Case:Marrone v. Sherman Oaks Shopping Center Partnership
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
15
Amount:$2,131,831.00
Attorneys:Thomas J. Conroy, Robert T. Simon of The Simon Law Group, LLP; Laura B. Walther of Cartwright, Scruggs, Fulton & Walther
Case:Estate of Tuttle v. Heavenly Valley L.P., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Skiing Accident
16
Amount:$1,645,000.00
Attorneys:Robert J. Ounjian, Harry Nalbandyan of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP; Bob B. Khakshooy of Law Offices of Bob B. Khakshooy
Case:Tirmizi v. Ralphs Grocery Company
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
17
Amount:$1,617,767.00
Attorneys:Michael D. Padilla, Jeffrey M. Padilla of Padilla Law Group, LLP
Case:Stafford v. Ralphs Grocery Company
Type:Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
18
Amount:$1,600,000.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Virag of MyBedBugLawyer, Inc.
Case:Martinez, et al. v. Amusement Six Apartments LLC
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Bed Bug Bite, Landlord-Tenant, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
19
Amount:$1,434,087.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Hendricks, Joanna L. Fox of Fox Law, APC
Case:Bartholomew v. Ralphs Grocery Company
Type:Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
20
Amount:$1,128,160.00
Attorneys:William B. Rowell , Eileen M. Rice of Buty & Curliano LLP
Case:Keeffe v. Trayer Engineering Corp.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
21
Amount:$1,117,933.00
Attorneys:John Ksajikian, Erik Zograbian of D & Z Law Group, LLP; Abraham Chuljyan of The Ace Law Firm
Case:Mettler v. Whole Foods Market California Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
22
Amount:$1,029,026.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey T. Roberts, Michael M. Jeandron of The Roberts Law Firm A.P.C
Case:Hollowell v. Road Runner Sports Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
23
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:C. Michael Alder, Lourdes de Armas of AlderLaw, P.C.; Shawn Sasooness of Sasooness Law Group, APC
Case:Banks v. Hi-Desert Memorial Healthcare District
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
24
Amount:$947,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory L. Bentley, Clare H. Lucich of Bentley & More LLP
Case:Meister v. Corona del Mar Properties, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
25
Amount:$915,000.00
Attorneys:Mauro Fiore Jr., Gilbert Perez of The Law Offices Of Mauro Fiore, Jr.; Olivier A. Taillieu of The Dominguez Firm
Case:Elmas v. Tesoro Refining & Marketing Company L.L.C.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
26
Amount:$850,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas W. Byron, Zachary M. Lemley of Byron & Edwards, APC
Case:Sziebold v. Albertsons L.L.C.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
27
Amount:$800,000.00
Attorneys:Pejman A. Ben-Cohen, Paul S. Zuckerman, Jake Cohen of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP
Case:Ortega v. Morgan, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Dog Bite, Failure to Warn, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Security, Negligent Maintenance, Animal Attack, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
28
Amount:$648,981.00
Attorneys:Boris Treyzon, Alexander Cohen, Monica A. Szkopek of Abir Cohen Treyzon Salo, LLP
Case:Be Wicked Inc. v. Travelers Property Casualty Company of America
Type:Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Premises Liability, Property Damage, Nuisance, Negligent Maintenance, Trespass, Negligent Tort
29
Amount:$636,098.18
Attorneys:William E. Strickland of Strickland Law Firm
Case:Ziegler v. The Bay Clubs Co. LLC, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
30
Amount:$579,355.00
Attorneys:Steven Ibarra of Law Offices of Steven Ibarra
Case:Lizaola v. Windsor Capital Group Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
31
Amount:$575,663.00
Attorneys:Joel B. Douglas, Carolyn J. Lindholm of Bonne Bridges Mueller O’Keefe & Nichols
Case:J.G., Pro Ami v. Macy’s West Stores, Inc.
Type:Attractive Nuisance, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Eye Injury, Negligent Tort
32
Amount:$546,571.00
Attorneys:John J. Freni of John J. Freni, APLC
Case:S.C., Pro Ami, Carrillo-Marquez v. Aguilar
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, School Safety, Brain Injury, Fall, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
33
Amount:$456,000.00
Attorneys:Nina P. Brahman of The Brahman Law Office; Griselda S. Rodriguez of Rodriguez & Tran, LLP
Case:Martin v. Jewish Vocational Service
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
34
Amount:$450,000.00
Attorneys:P. Paul Aghabala of Law Offices of P. Paul Aghabala & Associates; Michael D. Kuznetsky of Kuznetsky Law Group, P.C.
Case:Camacho v. Brentwood Holding Partners LLC, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Brain Injury, Failure to Maintain, Psychological Injury, Failure to Supervise, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort
35
Amount:$402,518.00
Attorneys:Mark S. Algorri, Carolyn L. Tan, Patrick S. Nolan of DeWitt Algorri & Algorri
Case:Po v. The Santa Anita Church
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
36
Amount:$265,000.00
Attorneys:Stephen K. McElroy, Josh M.Dowell of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP; George Chakmakis of Chakmakis & Associates
Case:Matlow v. Seton Parking Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
37 (tie)
Amount:$200,000.00
Attorneys:William F. Salle, Edward J. Reesha of Law Offices of William F. Salle; Steven B. Rubenstein of Law Office of Steven B. Rubenstein; Michael L. Adelson of Law Office of Michael L. Adelson, PC
Case:Brand v. EQR-Fresca 2009 Limited Partnership, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
37 (tie)
Amount:$200,000.00
Attorneys:Siamak Vaziri, Stefano G. Formica, David C. Shay, Aaron G. Miller, Jonathan I. Hanasab of Vaziri Law Group
Case:Bracamonte v. GHT L.L.C., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
38
Amount:$187,500.00
Attorneys:George L. Mallory. Jr. of George L. Mallory, Jr. & Associates, APLC
Case:Garr v. Mixology Management L.P.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
39
Amount:$185,180.00
Attorneys:David Pivtorak of Pivtorak Law Firm
Case:Lubomirski v. PCAL-BB Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Fall, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
40
Amount:$181,500.00
Attorneys:Eric C. Bonholtzer of Ball & Bonholtzer; Carol D. Kellogg of Law Offices of Carol D. Kellogg
Case:Vallejo v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort

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