Top 50 Premises Liability Verdicts in the United States in 2018

Top 50 Premises Liability Verdicts in the United States in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 plaintiff's premises liability jury verdicts obtained in the United States 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:$76,000,000.00
Attorneys:Michael S. Ketchmark, Scott A. McCreight, Ben H. Fadler of Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C.
Case:Estate of Ford v. Ford Motor Co.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Missouri
2
Amount:$58,000,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas P. Giuffra of Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo & Plotkin LLP
Case:Taylor v. NYCHHC
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Toxic Exposure, Brain Injury, Breach of Warranty of Habitability, Landlord-Tenant, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Lead Poisoning
State:New York
3
Amount:$51,554,103.00
Attorneys:Edward J. Balzarini Jr., Michael Balzarini of Balzarini & Watson
Case:Snyder v. Mitchell
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Brain Injury, Defective Product, Drowning Accident, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Pennsylvania
4
Amount:$46,000,000.00
Attorneys:Andrew T. Rogers, W. Michael D’Antignac, Gilbert H. Deitch, Kara E. Phillips of Deitch & Rogers; Naveen Ramachandrappa of Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP
Case:Estate of McIntosh v. Extended Stay America Inc.
Type:Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Intentional Tort, Breach of Duty of Care, Child Abuse, Negligent Tort, Child Protection
State:Georgia
5
Amount:$45,200,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas Moore, Matthew Gaier, Carmine A. Rubino of Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
Case:Hedges v. East River Plaza L.L.C., et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Security, Negligent Tort
State:New York
6
Amount:$41,550,000.00
Attorneys:D. Scott Carlile, Casey Q. Carlile of Carlile Law Firm LLP
Case:Estate of Dunn, et al. v. OM Lodging, et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Failure to Warn, Murder, Negligent Supervision, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Security, Intentional Tort, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
7
Amount:$32,369,034.00
Attorneys:Paul S. Weinberg of Weinberg & Garber, P.C.; John J. Egan of Egan, Flanagan & Cohen
Case:Dubuque v. Cumberland Farms
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:Massachusetts
8
Amount:$31,300,000.00
Attorneys:Patrick C. Barry, Timothy J. Grimes, Marshall M. Raucci of Decof, Barry, Mega & Quinn, P.C.
Case:Smith v. University of Rhode Island
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Quadriplegia
State:Rhode Island
9
Amount:$30,300,000.00
Attorneys:David H. Marsh, William R. Rip Andrews, Dylan H. Marsh of Marsh Rickard & Bryan, P.C.
Case:Dailey v. Resurrection of Life, Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Breach of Duty of Care, Negligent Tort
State:Alabama
10
Amount:$21,500,000.00
Attorneys:Robert A. Clifford, Bradley M. Cosgrove, Charles R. Haskins, Tracy A. Brammeier of Clifford Law Offices, P.C.
Case:Estate of M.D. v. Justice Park District, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Negligent Supervision, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Breach of Duty of Care, Failure to Protect, Failure to Train, Drowning Accident, Negligent Tort, Failure to Test
State:Illinois
11
Amount:$20,295,597.00
Attorneys:Jason L. Kafoury, Gregory Kafoury, Mark G. McDougal of Kafoury & McDougal
Case:Trebelhorn v. Prime Wimbledon SPE, LLC, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Breach of Warranty of Habitability, Landlord-Tenant, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Oregon
12
Amount:$20,000,000.00
Attorneys:Sean K. Claggett, Matthew S. Granda, Samuel A. Harding of Claggett & Sykes Law Firm; Al Lasso, Evan K. Simonsen of Lasso Injury Law LLC
Case:C.T., Pro Ami v. Lamplight Village at Centennial Springs Homeowners Assoc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Failure to Maintain, Emotional Distress
State:Nevada
13
Amount:$19,000,000.00
Attorneys:David J. Dean of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C.; Lawerence A. Wilson of Wilson, Grochow, Drucker
Case:Kota v. Nassau County, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:New York
14
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
State:California
15
Amount:$15,200,000.00
Attorneys:Jacob A. Stein, Richard A. Bussey, Denis C. Mitchell of Stein Mitchell Beato & Missner LLP; Patrick M. Regan, Paul J. Cornoni, Christopher J. Regan of Regan Zambri Long PLLC
Case:Estate of Mcloughlin v. Salas
Type:Dangerous Condition, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:District of Columbia
16
Amount:$12,450,000.00
Attorneys:John G. Simon, Kevin M. Carnie Jr., Timothy M. Cronin of The Simon Law Firm, P.C.; Shawn C. Holley, Nick Soltman, Jeremiah T. Reynolds of Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP
Case:Bush v. St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Complex Authority, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Tort
State:Missouri
17
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
State:California
18
Amount:$11,821,664.00
Attorneys:Keith J. Bruno, Stephen K. McElroy of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP; Mark J. Bringardner of Stoll, Nussbaum & Polakov APC
Case:Sidlo v. Casa Blanca Builders Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:California
19
Amount:$11,250,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher B. Newbern, Michael P. Walker, Edward A. Piasta of Piasta Newbern Walker, LLC; Darren Summerville, Maxwell K. Thelen of The Summerville Firm
Case:Estate of Hicks v. MARTA Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Negligent Supervision, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort
State:Georgia
20
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
State:California
21
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
State:California
22
Amount:$7,556,438.00
Attorneys:Wilfried H. Florin, Thomas D. Roebig, Jr., Chad K. Florin, Taylor D. Roebig of Florin Roebig
Case:Mina v. Boca Ciega Resort & Marina Condo. Assoc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
23
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
State:California
24
Amount:$5,232,994.00
Attorneys:David C. Wenholz, Sean B. Swords of The Wenholz Law Firm, PC; Luke Dow of Luke Dow Law Firm; Ernest F. Bogart of Owen & Bogart, Lawyers
Case:Padron et al. v. The Texas Department of Transportation et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
25
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:L. Todd Kelly of The Carlson Law Firm PC
Case:Johnson, et al. v. Garcia
Type:Dangerous Condition, Dog Bite, Failure to Warn, Negligent Supervision, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Failure to Maintain, Animal Attack, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Texas
26
Amount:$4,900,000.00
Attorneys:Michael K. Bush of Bush, Motto, Creen, Koury & Halligan PLC
Case:Alcala v. Marriott International Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Iowa
27
Amount:$4,877,775.85
Attorneys:Raul E. Garcia, Jr., Meranda M. Reifschneider of Rubenstein Law, PA
Case:Del Valle v. Winn-Dixie Stores
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
28
Amount:$4,782,219.00
Attorneys:David J. Churchill, Julie K. Smith of Injury Lawyers of Nevada
Case:Ferris v. Nema Business Center LLC, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Nevada
29
Amount:$4,730,398.00
Attorneys:Seth A. Harris, Sheri E. Holland of Burns & Harris
Case:Ecchevaria v. Parkash
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:New York
30
Amount:$4,600,000.00
Attorneys:Curt D. Obront of Obront Corey, PLLC
Case:Perez v. La Gran Senora Sea Food Restaurant, et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Security, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
31
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
State:California
32
Amount:$4,482,608.00
Attorneys:Lee Ann L. Kley of Kley Law, PA
Case:Cossyleon v. Epic Rocks Grp.
Type:Failure to Warn, Fraudulent Concealment, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Bed Bug Bite, Landlord-Tenant, Negligent Maintenance, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
33
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
State:California
34
Amount:$3,855,754.42
Attorneys:Donny A. Owens of Morgan & Morgan, PA
Case:Turner v. Piney Branch Motors
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
35
Amount:$3,816,802.00
Attorneys:David Glubok of Law Offices of David Glubok; Victor L. George of Law Office of Victor L. George
Case:Furgatch v. Learning With A Difference Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, School Safety, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:California
36
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
State:California
37
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
State:California
38
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
State:California
39
Amount:$3,212,750.00
Attorneys:Marshall E. Rosenbach of Law Offices of Marshall E. Rosenbach
Case:Hamilton v. Diamantebruto Inc.
Type:Assault and Battery, Negligence in Employment, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Security, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
40
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
State:California
41
Amount:$3,060,000.00
Attorneys:Andrew G. Meier of Burns & Harris
Case:Ormond v. MTA/NYCTA
Type:Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident
State:New York
42 (tie)
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Clifford W. Horwitz of Horwitz, Horwitz and Associates Ltd.
Case:Soraghan v. Chicago Palm, Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Work Accident, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:Illinois
42 (tie)
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
State:California
43
Amount:$2,950,000.00
Attorneys:Steven B. Dorfman of Friedman & Moses, LLP
Case:Singh v. NYC Transit Authority
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Railroad Accident, Negligent Security, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Mass Transit Accident
State:New York
44
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
State:California
45
Amount:$2,800,000.00
Attorneys:John P. Mabry Jr., John L. Lewis, J. R. Vicha of Mabry Lewis Law Firm
Case:Lance v. Ramirez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Security, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Texas
46
Amount:$2,705,000.00
Attorneys:Jeanmarie Whalen, Fred A. Cunningham of Domnick Cunningham & Whalen
Case:Nelson v. Palm Beach State College, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Structural Failure
State:Florida
47
Amount:$2,700,000.00
Attorneys:Martin P. Rutberg , Lawrence A. Breslow of Rutberg Breslow Personal Injury Law
Case:Murray v. Kirby, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Professional Malpractice, Trip and Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Failure to Test
State:New York
48
Amount:$2,600,000.00
Attorneys:Scott A. Steinberg, Joshua N. Stein of Greenberg & Stein, P.C.
Case:Vergara v. Metropolitan Transportation Authority, et al.
Type:Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip and Fall, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident
State:New York
49
Amount:$2,585,723.00
Attorneys:David B. Moffett of Morgan & Morgan, PA
Case:Shaw v. Orange County
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Premises Liability, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
50
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
State:California

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