Top 50 Motorcycle Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018

Top 50 Truck Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 plaintiff's jury verdicts obtained in a motorcycle 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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1
Amount:$41,864,102.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Panish, Daniel W. Dunbar, Alexander J. Behar, Matthew J. Stumpf of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Lo v. Consolazio, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Hit and Run, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:California
2
Amount:$35,014,630.00
Attorneys:Richard I. Levin of Levin, Riback, Adelman & Flangel, P.C.
Case:Ricciardi v. The Allstate Corp., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Illinois
3
Amount:$27,437,306.00
Attorneys:P. Hutchison Brock of Brock Law, LLC
Case:Emerson v. Lambert
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Dangerous Instrumentality
State:Florida
4
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, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:New York
5
Amount:$12,500,000.00
Attorneys:Randy Edwards, Paul A. Piland of Cochran & Edwards, LLC; John W. Sherrod of Sherrod & Bernard, P.C.
Case:Johns v. Suzuki Motor Corp.
Type:Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Truck Accident, Defective Product, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Georgia
6
Amount:$11,490,073.00
Attorneys:Ann H. Rosato, Michael S. Wampold, Felix Gavi Luna, Tomas A. Gahan of Peterson Wampold Rosato Feldman Luna
Case:Vignola v. Mutual of Enumclaw Ins. Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Consumer Protection, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
7
Amount:$9,100,000.00
Attorneys:Michael E. Polen, Jr. of Rubino, Ruman, Crosmer & Polen LLC
Case:Goodwin v. Krohn
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Indiana
8
Amount:$8,042,476.00
Attorneys:Thomas S. Feher, Robert T. Simon, Shelby Kail, Travis E. Davis of The Simon Law Group, LLP; T. Gabe Houston of Houston Law of California, PC
Case:Soulliere v. Suzuki Motor of America Inc.
Type:Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Defective Product, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
9
Amount:$7,000,000.00
Attorneys:Gary A. Dordick, Alaa A. Yasin of Dordick Law Corporation; Erik L. Peterson of Bostwick & Peterson, LLP
Case:Estate of Asencio v. City of Covina, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort
State:California
10
Amount:$5,750,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Levine of Rappaport, Glass, Levine & Zullo, LLP
Case:Barrett v. Smith
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
11
Amount:$5,510,000.00
Attorneys:Richard H. Schoenberger, Joseph A. Nicholson of Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger; Greg A. Coates of Law Office of Greg A. Coates
Case:Bruce v. Telfer Technologies, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
12
Amount:$5,220,550.00
Attorneys:Nuru L. Witherspoon of The Witherspoon Law Group
Case:Watson v. Coca-Cola Refreshments, USA Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
13
Amount:$2,585,000.00
Attorneys:Howard C. Kornberg of Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Case:Estate of Roberto v. CRST Dedicated Services Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort
State:California
14
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
State:Texas
15
Amount:$2,325,219.00
Attorneys:Gerald E. Agnew Jr., Kenneth A. Holdren, Anna H. Cronk of Agnew Brusavich
Case:Tamanaha v. Gramajo Barrios, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Emotional Distress, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
16
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Patrick A. Salvi, Brian L. Salvi of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard PC
Case:Estate of Conklin v. Gilbert, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Illinois
17
Amount:$1,925,000.00
Attorneys:Charles "Tony" Piccuta of Piccuta Law Group, LLP
Case:Hambrook v. Lafitte, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
18
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
State:Texas
19
Amount:$1,668,365.80
Attorneys:Stephen J. Burg, David J. Crough of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, PC
Case:Calvin Moon v. Jill Gooden
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Colorado
20
Amount:$1,218,721.00
Attorneys:Pete Leehey of The Biker Lawyers PC
Case:Estate of Kephart v. Clayton Ridge Community Schools
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Iowa
21
Amount:$1,051,340.00
Attorneys:Jerold D. Sullivan, John K. Sullivan, David D. Ebenhack of Sullivan & Sullivan
Case:Box v. Flores, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
22
Amount:$1,005,675.00
Attorneys:Marco F. Bendinelli, Jared J. Mazzei of Bendinelli Law Firm, P.C
Case:Fulton v. Nappier
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
State:Colorado
23
Amount:$900,000.00
Attorneys:Steven R. Vartazarian of The Vartazarian Law Firm, APC; Bradley S. Wallace, Daniel S. Desantis of The Wallace Firm
Case:Estate of Perez v. Dhoot
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:California
24
Amount:$770,131.00
Attorneys:Jerry C. Goldhagen of Law Office of Jerry C. Goldhagen
Case:White v. Davis
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
25
Amount:$684,086.00
Attorneys:Spencer R. Lucas, Brian J. Panish, Marguerite S. Sanvictores of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Sean M. Novak of The Novak Law Firm, P.C
Case:Khan v. Sandoval
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
26
Amount:$635,000.00
Attorneys:Douglas J. Robinson of Law Office of Douglas J. Robinson
Case:Bowers v. Smith
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:South Carolina
27
Amount:$525,734.00
Attorneys:Dallas A. Robinson, Joseph Abdallah, William McAfee of Kanner & Pintaluga P.A.
Case:Umbach v. Santamaria
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
28 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph J. Appel of Appel Law Firm LLP
Case:Young-Petrillo v. Johnson, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
28 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:James P. Carr of Yuhl Carr LLP
Case:Gougeon v. Parks
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:California
29
Amount:$499,614.00
Attorneys:Paul M. Silva, Peter J. Somera, Jr. of Somera & Silva, LLP
Case:Demieri, et al. v. Seltzer
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
30
Amount:$476,116.00
Attorneys:Eric M. Knobloch of Gruber Law Offices, LLC
Case:Arnsdorf v. Erie Insurance Exchange
Type:Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
State:Wisconsin
31
Amount:$473,476.00
Attorneys:Paul L. Lees of Lees Law Office
Case:Fournier v. Forward
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Massachusetts
32
Amount:$452,800.00
Attorneys:Jim R. Lawyer, Rob Conklin of Lawyer, Lawyer, Dutton & Drake, L.L.P.
Case:Beach v. Pingel, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
State:Iowa
33
Amount:$400,000.00
Attorneys:Lourdes de Armas, Daniel S. Desantis of AlderLaw, P.C.
Case:Bagwell v. Miller
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
34
Amount:$362,886.00
Attorneys:Teresa A. Trucchi of Suppa, Trucchi & Henein L.L.P
Case:Vinson v. Schmidt
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
35
Amount:$340,247.00
Attorneys:Gabriel H. Avina of Law Offices of Gabriel H. Avina; Kevin S. Conlogue of The Law Office of Kevin S. Conlogue
Case:Lewis v. Wilson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
36
Amount:$316,627.00
Attorneys:G. Bryan Ulmer, III, Sarah A. Kellogg of The Spence Law Firm, LLC
Case:Harrell v. Shwartz
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Wyoming
37
Amount:$315,000.00
Attorneys:Bruce D. Fox of Fox & Farley Attorneys at Law
Case:Roy v. Terry
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Tennessee
38
Amount:$300,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory J. Cannata of Gregory J. Cannata & Associates, LLP
Case:Camillo v. Nunez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New York
39
Amount:$242,474.00
Attorneys:Ervin B. Nevitt of Coplan & Crane Ltd.
Case:Wheeler v. Sadkowska
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Illinois
40
Amount:$230,000.00
Attorneys:John Zervopoulos of Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro
Case:Novick v. Prizzia
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New York
41
Amount:$209,235.00
Attorneys:Trevor Gordon , David Knight of Gordon & Partners, P.A.
Case:Ciraolo v. De Pro-Sanjuan
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
42
Amount:$196,785.00
Attorneys:Gregory A. Gold, Pamela B. Maass, Michael J. Rosenberg of The Gold Law Firm, LLC
Case:Powell v. Allstate Fire & Casualty Insurance Co.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
State:Colorado
43
Amount:$168,919.00
Attorneys:Christopher G. Klemick, Herman M. Klemick of Klemick & Gampel, P.A.
Case:Armstrong v. Farley
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
44
Amount:$165,000.00
Attorneys:Joshua Ram of Krentsel & Guzman LLP
Case:Duffy v. Fritz, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:New York
45
Amount:$158,325.00
Attorneys:Garrett R. Chambers, Gary L. Chambers, Chantell Cervantes-Chambers of Law Offices of Chambers & Noronha
Case:Ayalavalencia v. Taylor
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
46
Amount:$155,000.00
Attorneys:Zachary A. Friedman, John S. Seligman of Friedman & Friedman, PA; Lauri W. Ross of Ross & Girten
Case:Killingseder v. Croft, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Dangerous Instrumentality
State:Florida
47
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:Lawrence M. Simon of Javerbaum, Wurgaft, Hicks, Kahn, Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
Case:Brownrigg v. Shamah, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Emotional Distress, Psychological Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
48
Amount:$144,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey J. Zenna of Blume Forte Fried Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Case:Moreno v. Toriello, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
49
Amount:$108,905.00
Attorneys:James R. Traut of Traut Firm
Case:Kelperis v. Phuoc
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
50
Amount:$100,000.00
Attorneys:Pending update
Case:Pending update
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Pending update

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