Top 50 Personal Injury Verdicts in Texas in 2018

Top 50 Personal Injury Verdicts in Texas in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 plaintiffs' personal injury jury verdicts obtained in Texas 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: $242,100,000.00
Attorneys: Frank L. Branson, Debbie Dudley Branson, Eric T. Stahl, Eugene A. 'Chip' Brooker of Law Offices of Frank L. Branson, P.C.
Case: Reavis v. Toyota Motor Corp., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Brain Injury, Defective Product, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
2
Amount: $89,600,000.00
Attorneys: Eric T. Penn of The Penn Law Firm P.C.
Case: Blake v. Ali, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
3
Amount: $43,000,000.00
Attorneys: Reid Martin, John F. (Jack) Walker, III, Marisa M. Schouten of Martin Walker, P.C.
Case: Pierce v. East Texas Medical Center, et al.
Type: Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Misdiagnosis, Negligence in Employment, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Treat, Negligent Hiring, Inadequate Care, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
4
Amount: $33,129,391.00
Attorneys: Kurt B. Arnold, Caj D. Boatright, Kala F. Sellers, Kyle Findley, Adam D. Lewis of Arnold & Itkin, LLP; Russell Post, Parth S. Gejji of Beck Redden LLP
Case: Figgs v. Georgia-Pacific Wood Products South, et al.
Type: Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury, Burn Injury, Defective Product, Equipment Malfunction, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
5
Amount: $6,600,000.00
Attorneys: Russell S. Briggs, Gregory Q. Fibich, Kenneth T. 'Tommy' Fibich of Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs
Case: Nguyen v. Lighvani, et al.
Type: Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Treat, Failure to Monitor, Premature Discharge, Negligent Tort
6
Amount: $6,050,000.00
Attorneys: Muhammad S. Aziz, Michelle A. Ciolek of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz
Case: Lopez v. Polaris Industries, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Defective Product, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
7
Amount: $4,791,583.00
Attorneys: Joe J. Fisher II, Edward Fisher of Provost Umphrey Law Firm L.L.P.; Brian W. Zimmerman of Zimmerman, Axelrad, Stern & Wise, P.C.; David L. Cook of Harris Cook Law, LLP
Case: Devallee v. Werner Co.
Type: Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Fall, Defective Product, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
8
Amount: $2,930,000.00
Attorneys: Michael Gomez, Langdon Smith of Jim S. Adler & Associates
Case: Joiner v. Chen, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
9
Amount: $2,597,218.04
Attorneys: Richard F. Neville III of Davis Law Firm
Case: Hager v. Thomas, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
10
Amount: $2,551,000.00
Attorneys: Israel Garcia of Law Office of Israel Garcia
Case: Andrade v. Allstate Property & Casualty Ins. Co.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
11
Amount:$2,502,782.00
Attorneys:T. Dean Malone, Michael T. O'Connor of Law Offices of Dean Malone
Case:Davis v. AAA Cooper Transportation, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Defective Product, Failure to Maintain, Forklift Accident, Psychological Injury, Equipment Malfunction, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
12
Amount:$1,980,500.00
Attorneys:Keith E. Patton of Shrader & Associates, LLP; Dennis O. Moore of Tinsman & Sciano, Inc.
Case:Meckell, et al. v. Rutiaga, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
13
Amount:$1,777,042.00
Attorneys:Thomas J. Henry, Joseph Malouf of Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys
Case:Bean v. Eldridge Electric Co., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
14
Amount:$1,685,300.00
Attorneys:Justin W. R. Renshaw of Renshaw, PC
Case:Hammad v. Jamal, et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Conspiracy, Invasion of Privacy, Personal Injury, Rape, Sexual Assault, Wrongful Imprisonment, Intentional Tort, Psychological Injury
15
Amount:$1,457,578.00
Attorneys:Robert E. Ammons of The Ammons Law Firm LLP; Sydney Meriwether of Meriwether Law Firm
Case:Kwas v. Lone Star Disposal, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
16
Amount:$1,240,500.00
Attorneys:David P. Matthews, Lizy Santiago of Matthews & Associates; Tim K. Goss of Freese & Goss
Case:Pavlock v. Cook Medical
Type:Negligent Misrepresentation, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Defective Product, Defective Medical Device, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
17
Amount:$1,106,476.00
Attorneys:Randall O. Sorrels of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz
Case:Hunter v. McIlroy, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
18
Amount:$1,070,500.00
Attorneys:Ramon E. Gonzalez, Artemio Fernandez of Law Office of Domingo Garcia, P.C.
Case:Mejia-Arcos v. Murphy
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
19
Amount:$1,020,000.00
Attorneys:L. Todd Kelly of The Carlson Law Firm PC
Case:Herrera v. Austin Cab I Inc., et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Negligence in Employment, Personal Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention, Stabbing
20
Amount:$778,451.00
Attorneys:Glen W. Morgan, Taylor Miller of Reaud, Morgan, & Quinn, LLP
Case:Thibodeaux v. YMBL
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
21
Amount:$678,765.00
Attorneys:Jason DeSouza of DeSouza Law, PC
Case:Moreno v. Abundez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Security, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort
22
Amount:$566,181.00
Attorneys:Russell G. Burwell III of Burwell Nebout Trial Lawyers
Case:Payne v. Union Pacific Railroad
Type:Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, FELA, Negligent Tort
23
Amount:$516,497.00
Attorneys:Larry M. Wasmiller, Maribel Cordova Wasmiller of Wasmiller Cordova
Case:Griffard v. Dooley, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
24
Amount:$512,859.00
Attorneys:Michael W. Cooper of Cooper, Jackson, & Boanerges, P.C.
Case:Murphy v. Mine
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Psychological Injury, Gross Negligence, Head-on Collision, DUI, Negligent Tort
25
Amount:$498,690.00
Attorneys:Thomas A. Crosley, Amber C. Winer-Gebhart of Crosley Law Firm, P.C.
Case:Irwin v. Allstate Ins. Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
26
Amount:$468,258.00
Attorneys:Amy K. Witherite, J. Martin Futrell of Eberstein & Witherite L.L.P.
Case:Penn v. Carlson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
27
Amount:$467,000.00
Attorneys:Demetrio Duarte, Jr. of Demetrio Duarte, Jr. & Associates, P.C.; Osiris A. Gonzalez of The Osiris A. Gonzalez Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Arevalo v. Garza
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Negligent Tort
28
Amount:$451,000.00
Attorneys:Eric H. Marye of The Marye Law Firm P.C.; Matthew Joseph Kita of Matthew Joseph Kita, Attorney
Case:Smith, et al. v. Coleman, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Multi-Vehicle Collision, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
29
Amount:$429,000.00
Attorneys:Amy K. Witherite, Victor Rodriguez II of Eberstein & Witherite L.L.P.
Case:Chatwin v. Molina
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
30
Amount:$425,000.00
Attorneys:Kurt B. Arnold, Alison L. Baimbridge of Arnold & Itkin, LLP; D. Douglas Mena, Ryan K. Haun of Haun Mena P.L.L.C.
Case:Elo v. Estate of Hurwitz
Type:Personal Injury, Watercraft Accident, Brain Injury, Motorboat Accident, DUI, Negligent Tort
31
Amount:$420,000.00
Attorneys:Robert J. Killeen Jr. of Killeen & Stern, PC
Case:K.P., Pro Ami v. Young
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
32
Amount:$400,000.00
Attorneys:John A. Daspit of Daspit Law Firm
Case:Jordan v. BMLA Inc.
Type:Personal Injury, Product Liability, Fall, Defective Product, Food Poisoning, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
33
Amount:$385,000.00
Attorneys:Adam P. Criaco of Criaco & Associates
Case:White v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
34
Amount:$361,748.00
Attorneys:Drew Gibbs of The Carlson Law Firm PC
Case:Gabbert v. Caldwell
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
35
Amount:$350,000.00
Attorneys:Michael P. Doyle, Patrick M. Dennis, Jeffrey I. Avery of Doyle LLP
Case:Deaver v. Noble Drilling, et al.
Type:Personal Injury, Unpaid Wages, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort, Admiralty Law, Jones Act
36
Amount:$345,060.00
Attorneys:Ryan Sorrells, Paul R. Hornung of Law Office of Domingo Garcia, P.C.
Case:Canales v. United Caterers
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Burn Injury, Negligent Tort
37
Amount:$310,000.00
Attorneys:Jody D. Leake, Scott Crivelli of The Carlson Law Firm PC
Case:Ives v. Texas Department of Transportation
Type:Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
38
Amount:$308,514.00
Attorneys:James H. Shaffer, R. Craig Bettis of Tyler & Peery
Case:Cook v. Cervantes, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
39
Amount:$308,049.00
Attorneys:Thomas J. Henry, Peter M. Zavaletta of Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys
Case:Acevedo v. Dymale, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
40
Amount:$299,206.00
Attorneys:Christopher L. Morrell of The Morrell Law Firm; Gregory H. Herrman, William R. Privette of Herrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C.; J. Trenton Bond of Portner Bond, PLLC
Case:Pena v. Perkins, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
41
Amount:$299,109.00
Attorneys:David A. Salazar, Jose R. Guerrero of The Salazar Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Contreras v. Bowles Sand & Gravel Inc.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
42
Amount:$264,753.00
Attorneys:Randall E. Turner of Law Offices of Randall E. Turner, PLLC; Tyler G. Thomas of Thomas Legal P.L.L.C.
Case:Mode v. Shelton, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, DUI, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
43 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Dean Boyd, Lucas W. Williams of Attorney Dean Boyd
Case:Simpson v. Moore
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
43 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Gomez, Frank W. Robertson, Langdon Smith, J. Martin Futrell of Jim S. Adler & Associates
Case:Killian v. City of Garland
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
43 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Jennifer Kashar of The Kashar Law Firm, P.C.; Jackson Davis of Streck Davis Law
Case:Reese v. Thomas, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
44
Amount:$239,929.00
Attorneys:Thomas D. Jones of Thomas D. Jones P.C.
Case:Christians, et al. v. Allstate Fire & Cas. Ins. Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Deceptive Trade Practices, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, DUI
45
Amount:$231,350.00
Attorneys:B. Adam Terrell of Weller, Green, Toups & Terrell, L.L.P.
Case:Rebert, et al. v. Miranda-Lara, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
46
Amount:$230,580.00
Attorneys:Anthony R. Garza-Vale, John N. Tyler of Tyler & Peery
Case:Washington v. Thoms, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
47
Amount:$228,392.00
Attorneys:Timothy A. Beeton of Simpson, Beeton, Shabot & McConnell, LLC
Case:Colwell v. Campbell
Type:Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
48
Amount:$223,379.00
Attorneys:Thomas A. Crosley, Amber C. Winer-Gebhart of Crosley Law Firm, P.C.
Case:Inclan v. Sanchez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort
49
Amount:$215,142.00
Attorneys:Malachi Daws, Judson Daws of The Daws Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Wilburn v. Ordonez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
50
Amount:$212,600.00
Attorneys:Sambar K. Mukerji of Mukerji Law Firm, PC
Case:Adams v. Rogers, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior

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