Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in California in 2019

Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in California in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 pedestrian accident settlements obtained in California in the year 2019. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, as well as those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit. It does, however, exclude cases settled for an undisclosed amount.

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

1
Amount: $28,715,000.00
Attorneys: Rahul Ravipudi, Ian P. Samson, Paul A. Traina of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Jon C. Teller, Bobby Saadian, Daniel B. Miller of Wilshire Law Firm
Case: Sanchez v. Martinez, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
2
Amount: $5,500,000.00
Attorneys: Laura F. Sedrish, Jubin J. Niamehr, Maria Gomez of Jacoby & Meyers LLP
Case: Brighton v. Hiromi Onishi
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
3
Amount: $5,000,000.00
Attorneys: Arash Khorsandi, Judd R. Allen, Brian G. Beecher, Danny Ledezma of The Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi, PC
Case: Flores vs. La Tapatia Tortilleria, Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
4
Amount: $4,750,000.00
Attorneys: Eustace de Saint Phalle, Nicole R. Castronovo of Rains Lucia Stern St. Phalle & Silver, PC
Case: Quintero v. Vianna, et al.
Type: Bus Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
5
Amount: $4,250,000.00
Attorneys: Walter H. Walker, III of Walker, Hamilton & Koenig, LLP; Boris E. Efron of Boris E. Efron Law Firm
Case: Estrada v. County of San Joaquin, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
6
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: Deborah S. Chang, Thomas A. Schultz of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Gregory R. Vanni of Thon Beck Vanni Callahan & Powell LLP
Case: Garcia v. Kanegae
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
7
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Gary A. Dordick, Christopher V. Bulone of Dordick Law Corporation
Case: Paul v. Unique Maintenance Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
8
Amount: $1,750,000.00
Attorneys: Dawn L. Hassell, Lisa A. Villasenor, Judy Graziano of The Hassell Law Group
Case: Decedent Pedestrian v. Commercial Vehicle Owner
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
9
Amount: $1,700,000.00
Attorneys: Maro Burunsuzyan of Law Offices of Maro Burunsuzyan, PLC
Case: Zaragoza v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Falling Object, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
10
Amount: $1,600,000.00
Attorneys: Michael E. Gatto, R. Lewis Van Blois of Van Blois Law
Case: Estate of Belcher v. Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District
Type: Bus Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident
11 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Ali Taheripour of Law Offices of Ali Taheripour; Leslie T. Zador of Law Offices of Les T. Zador
Case: Truong v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
11 (tie)
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Scott E. Spell, Erik Durow of Law Office of Scott E. Spell
Case: Garrels v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
12
Amount: $1,425,000.00
Attorneys: Brian J. Breiter of Law Offices of Brian J. Breiter
Case: Terranova v. City of Santa Monica
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, All Practice Areas
13
Amount: $1,250,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin Crockett of Sweet James LLP
Case: Inda v. Patel
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
14
Amount: $1,207,500.00
Attorneys: Tyler J. Barnett, James P. Carr of Yuhl Carr LLP
Case: Andrade v. South Valley Transport, Inc., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
15
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Anna Dubrovsky of Anna Dubrovsky Law Group, Inc.
Case: R.M., Pro Ami v. Garcia
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Brain Injury
16
Amount: $775,000.00
Attorneys: Dawn L. Hassell, Judy Graziano of The Hassell Law Group
Case: Injured Pedestrian v. Commercial Vehicle Owner
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
17
Amount: $750,000.00
Attorneys: Joshua H. Haffner, Brian S. Kabateck, Hrag H. Kouyoumjian of Kabateck LLP; Tigran Martinian, Arash H. Zabetian of Martinian & Associates Inc
Case: Estate of Ortiz v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
18 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel W. Johnson of Berglund & Johnson
Case: Parsons v. Marullo
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
18 (tie)
Amount: $650,000.00
Attorneys: Reza Torkzadeh, Shelly Raiszadeh of The Torkzadeh Law Firm
Case: Lain v. Adan, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Catastrophic Injury
19
Amount: $599,000.00
Attorneys: B. Mark Fong of Minami Tamaki LLP
Case: Cai v. City and County of San Francisco
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
20
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: C. Michael Alder, Lauri L. Brenner, Daniel S. Desantis of AlderLaw, PC
Case: H.D., Pro Ami v. Mast
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Burn Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident

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