Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018

Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 plaintiff's jury verdicts obtained in a pedestrian accident case, in the United States in the year 2018. The list is comprised of personal injury and wrongful death actions that were tried either in a state or federal court.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 50 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018.

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

1
Amount:$85,000,000.00
Attorneys:Howard S. Hershenhorn, Diana M. A. Carnemolla of Gair, Gair, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf
Case:Sipher v. Gray Line New York Tours Inc., et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
2
Amount:$27,278,615.00
Attorneys:Nicholas Elefterakis, Oliver R. Tobias of Elefterakis, Elefterakis & Panek; Steven Smith of Law Office of Steven Smith, PC
Case:George v. Unicorn Construction Enterprises Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
3
Amount:$15,570,000.00
Attorneys:Alan M. Feldman, Daniel J. Mann, Edward S. Goldis of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig LLP
Case:Espinoza v. J.B. Hunt Transport Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, DUI, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention
State:Pennsylvania
4
Amount:$15,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jim S. Hart of Williams Kherkher Hart Boundas, LLP; David A. Salazar of The Salazar Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Estate of Chan v. Budd, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Product Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Texas
5
Amount:$13,935,549.00
Attorneys:Erika Contreras, Andrew P. Owen, Brian J. Panish, Rahul Ravipudi, Thomas A. Schultz of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Newland v. County of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
6
Amount:$11,354,664.00
Attorneys:Stephen D. Phillips, Gregory Phillips of Phillips Law Offices
Case:Estate of Douglas v. Barrientos
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Hit and Run, Negligent Tort
State:Illinois
7
Amount:$10,000,000.00
Attorneys:F. Jerome Tapley, Hirlye Ryan Lutz, Adam W. Pittman, J. Curt Tanner of Cory Watson Attorneys
Case:Watts v. Taylor
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:Alabama
8
Amount:$9,700,000.00
Attorneys:Slade H. McLaughlin, Gina M. Stowe of McLaughlin & Lauricella PC
Case:Estate of Bollinger v. Martin, et al.
Type:Assault and Battery, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
9
Amount:$9,000,000.00
Attorneys:Scott H. Harris of McLane Middleton
Case:Weinhold v. R.S. Audley Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:New Hampshire
10
Amount:$8,000,000.00
Attorneys:Patricia E. Anderson, David M. Beninger, Andrew Hoyal, Ralph J. Brindley of Luvera Law Firm
Case:Jacquemart v. Wong, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Washington
11 (tie)
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
11 (tie)
Amount:$6,300,000.00
Attorneys:Brian M. King of Law Office of Brian M. King PC
Case:Martinez v. Rainbow Transit
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
12
Amount:$6,298,237.00
Attorneys:Ryan A. Casey, Patrick K. Gunning, Adam K. Shea of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Scott J. Corwin of Scott J. Corwin, A Professional Law Corporation
Case:Enriquez v. Gonzalez Travel & Tours Inc., et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort
State:California
13
Amount:$6,100,000.00
Attorneys:Todd A. Restivo of Restivo & Murphy LLP
Case:Wynter v. Transdev Services, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
14
Amount:$6,031,866.00
Attorneys:Robert Hamparyan, Laura M. Sasaki of Law Offices of Robert Hamparyan
Case:Fujimoto v. Moore, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
15
Amount:$5,560,000.00
Attorneys:J. Barton Warren, Derek W. Simpson of Warren & Simpson, PC
Case:Donaldson v. Johnston, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Alabama
16
Amount:$4,528,391.91
Attorneys:Steven R. Vartazarian , Matthew J. Whibley of The Vartazarian Law Firm, APC; William 'Bill' A. Daniels of Daniels Law
Case:Tran v. TNT USA
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort
State:California
17
Amount:$4,321,258.00
Attorneys:Adam M. Linkner, Bruce T. Wallace, Oscar A. Rodriguez of Hooper Hathaway Price Beuche & Wallace; J. Michael Hannon of Hannon Law Group LLP
Case:Short v. WMATA
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:District of Columbia
18
Amount:$3,852,192.00
Attorneys:Jason T. Wasserman of Silverman Thompson Slutkin White
Case:Seman v. Brown, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Maryland
19
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
20
Amount:$2,200,000.00
Attorneys:Craig Muessig of Law Offices of Craig Muessig; Judson Daws of The Daws Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Estate of Meadows, et al. v. McCloney
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:Texas

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