Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in the United States in 2018

Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in the United States in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 pedestrian accident settlements obtained in the United States in the year 2018. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, and those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit. It does, however, exclude cases settled for an undisclosed amount.

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1
Amount:$13,000,000.00
Attorneys:Stephen L. Bulzomi, John R. Christensen, Jeremy A. Johnston of Evergreen Personal Injury Counsel
Case:Schulte v. Mullan, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Failure to Monitor, DUI, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury
State:Washington
2
Amount:$12,500,000.00
Attorneys:John C. Carpenter, Brian J. Kim, Steven L. Mazza, Gary S. Lewis of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP; Maryam Parman of Avrek Law Firm
Case:Rossab v. Walgreen Co., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
3
Amount:$12,000,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory L. Bentley, Clare H. Lucich, Matthew W. Clark of Bentley & More LLP
Case:Gruppioni, et al. v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Failure to Protect, Hit & Run, Negligent Tort
State:California
4
Amount:$10,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jonathan E. Levitt, Michelle L. Greenberg, Lucas W. Morgan of Frier Levitt, LLC
Case:Dertouzos v. NJ Transit
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment
State:New Jersey
5 (tie)
Amount:$6,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Panish, David A. Rudorfer of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Estate of Perez v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort
State:California
5 (tie)
Amount:$6,000,000.00
Attorneys:Robert A. Clifford, Kevin P. Durkin, Sean P. Driscoll, Henry R. Simmons of Clifford Law Offices, P.C.
Case:Estate of Coath v. Chicago Transit Authority, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Illinois
6 (tie)
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:William M. Paoli, Court B. Purdy of Paoli Purdy, LLP
Case:Estate of Lockridge v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death
State:California
6 (tie)
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Robert B. Linder of Law Office of Robert B. Linder
Case:Kan v. Rainbow Transportation Inc., et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
6 (tie)
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:James C. Buckley, Ronald Unger, Mimy A. Bailey of Buckley & Associates
Case:Estate of Xu, et al. v. City of Issaquah, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Failure to Maintain, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
7
Amount:$4,500,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas A. Wise of Weitz & Luxenberg
Case:Estate of Pedestrian v. NYCTA, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
8
Amount:$4,250,000.00
Attorneys:Adam C. Josephs of The Josephs Law Firm
Case:Inman v. Wichser, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury
State:Florida
9 (tie)
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Frederick C. Aranki, Daniel P. O'Toole, David L. Scher of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case:Leviyev v. Yeshoua, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort
State:New York
9 (tie)
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brittany A. Russell, Adam H. Rossol, Matthew O. Sullivan of Spar & Bernstein P.C.
Case:Smith v. Cerebral Palsy Transport Inc., et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New York
10
Amount:$3,919,000.00
Attorneys:Spencer R. Lucas, Brian J. Panish, Jefferson Saylor, Marguerite S. Sanvictores of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Patel v. Eichmann
Type:Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:California
11
Amount:$3,750,000.00
Attorneys:Matthew D. Dubin of Dubin Law Group
Case:Virginia Mayer v. Lynn Woods
Type:Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
12
Amount:$2,750,000.00
Attorneys:Mark S. Algorri, Patrick S. Nolan, Ernest P. Algorri, N. Alex Lopez, Sam S. Soleimany of DeWitt Algorri & Algorri
Case:Y.G., Pro Ami v. City of Montclair
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Quadriplegia
State:California
13
Amount:$2,500,000.00
Attorneys:William D. Shapiro of The Law Offices of William D. Shapiro
Case:Estate of Warren v. Lin, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
14 (tie)
Amount:$2,300,000.00
Attorneys:Nussin S. Fogel of Law Offices of Nussin S. Fogel
Case:Plaintiff Employee v. Defendant Market
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
14 (tie)
Amount:$2,300,000.00
Attorneys:David A. Mazie, Adam M. Epstein of Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman LLC
Case:Apad v. New Jersey Transit
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Valerie A. Yarashus, John J. Carroll, Jr., Jessica M. Gray of Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow, P.C.
Case:Jane Doe v. Delivery Co., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Massachusetts
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher T. Moyer of Master Weinstein Moyer, P.C.
Case:Bullman v. Hecht, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury
State:Pennsylvania
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Bradley T. Weeks, Erik Gunderson of Charlton Weeks LLP; David J. Mirback of Law Offices of David J. Mirback & Associates; Gregory A. Yates of Law Offices of Gregory A. Yates P.C.; Vickie L. Cartony of Law Offices of Ripley & Associates APC
Case:Estate of Duboise, et al. v. County of San Bernardino, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Todd F. Nevell, Daniel G. Sheldon of Scolinos, Sheldon & Nevell
Case:Estate of Lirtsman v. Stalberg, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:California
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Miguel G. Caballero, Frank J. Perez of The Law offices of Perez & Caballero; Matthew S. McNicholas, Juan C. Victoria of McNicholas & McNicholas LLP
Case:Botton v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort
State:California
15 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Nathan Hughey of Hughey Law Firm, LLC
Case:Family of Carlton v. Buffalo Wild Wings
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI
State:South Carolina
16
Amount:$1,920,000.00
Attorneys:Major A. Langer, Alvin Chang of Perona Langer Beck Serbin Harrison; William D. Shapiro of Robinson Calcagnie Inc.; James F. Tierney, III of Welebir & Tierney
Case:Mitchell v. Williams
Type:Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Failure to Report, Negligent Tort
State:California
17
Amount:$1,800,000.00
Attorneys:Kenneth W. Elwood of Blume Forte Fried Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Sarrecchia v. State of NJ, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
18
Amount:$1,750,000.00
Attorneys:John (Jack) S. Hoyt III of Hoyt & Hoyt, PC
Case:Cole v. Atlantic Health Ambulance Corp, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury
State:New Jersey
19
Amount:$1,590,000.00
Attorneys:Murray L. Greenfield of Murray L. Greenfield & Associates
Case:Estate of Reidy v. Hospitality Supportive Systems L.L.C., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
20
Amount:$1,530,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin L. Parsons of Gill & Chamas, LLC; Michael F. Lombardi of Lombardi & Lombardi, P.A.
Case:Negron, et al. v. Aguigar, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
State:New Jersey

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