Top 40 Premises Liability Verdicts in California in 2019

Top 40 Premises Liability Verdicts in California in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 40 premises liability verdicts obtained in California in the year 2019. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of California.

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1
Amount: $60,000,000.00
Attorneys: Evan L. Ginsburg of Law Offices of Evan L. Ginsburg; William M. Paoli, Court B. Purdy of Paoli Purdy, LLP
Case: Summer Johnson and Steven De La Cruz v. Town of Apple Valley
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
2
Amount: $13,060,000.00
Attorneys: Haytham Faraj, Nicholas C. Rowley, Lance C. Behringer of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP
Case: Estate of Hermenegildo, et al. v. Blunden, et al.
Type: Business Liability, Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Failure to Supervise, Negligent Tort
3
Amount: $8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Scott E. Spell of Law Office of Scott E. Spell; Michelle Iarusso of Iarusso & Dagher; John S. Levitt of Soltman, Levitt, Flaherty & Wattles LLP; Thomas M. Dempsey of Law Offices of Thomas M. Dempsey
Case: Hatcher, et al. v. Powel, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Contractor Negligence, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
4
Amount: $5,750,000.00
Attorneys: Kyle J. Scott of Kyle Scott Law, PLC; Keith J. Bruno of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP
Case: K.R., Pro Ami v. Long Beach Unified School District, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, School Safety, Trip & Fall, Brain Injury, Denial of Medical Care, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
5
Amount: $5,352,493.00
Attorneys: Quinton B. Cutlip, Christopher B. Dolan, Megan R. Irish, Dianna L. Albini of Dolan Law Firm PC
Case: Castro v. Edwards, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
6
Amount: $4,738,369.00
Attorneys: Lawrence Grassini, Lars C. Johnson, Roland G. Wrinkle, Robert B. Reagan Jr. of Grassini & Wrinkle
Case: Estate of Knopp v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
7
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Jamil L. White, Andrey Yurtsan of Louis White PC
Case: Nicholls v. Eskaton Properties, Inc., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Negligent Tort
8
Amount: $3,490,346.00
Attorneys: Eric J. Dubin of Dubin Law Firm; Annee Della Donna of Law Offices of Annee Della Donna
Case: Tanoos v. Tarzana Treatment Centers Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
9
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Brian T. Dunn, Megan R. Gyongyos of The Cochran Firm
Case: Estate of Kelly v. CBR Property Management LLC, et al.
Type: Assault & Battery, Excessive Force, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Gunshot Wound, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
10
Amount: $1,406,193.00
Attorneys: John H. Howard, Brett C. Templeman of Lowthorp, Richards, McMillan, Miller & Templeman
Case: Vasquez v. Foxborough Park Inc., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Intentional Tort
11
Amount: $1,200,384.00
Attorneys: Todd F. Nevell, Daniel G. Sheldon, Abaigeal A. Loving of Scolinos, Sheldon & Nevell
Case: Bean v. Pelochino
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
12
Amount: $905,000.00
Attorneys: Samuel Dordulian, Arpineh Yeremian, Christopher Mandalian of Dordulian Law Group
Case: Matlin v. Big Air Trampoline Park, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Slip & Fall, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
13
Amount: $877,032.00
Attorneys: George G. Mgdesyan, Araksya Boyadzhyan, Silva Maranjyan of Mgdesyan Law Firm
Case: Leon v. Kenk Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
14
Amount: $852,019.00
Attorneys: Bill Robins, III, Stephen J. Kelly, Ari Friedman, Robert Bryson, Paloma Carrero of Robins Cloud LLP
Case: K.W. v. Sun Hospitality Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
15
Amount: $850,000.00
Attorneys: Teresa A. Johnson, Daniel K. Kramer of Kramer Holcomb Sheik LLP
Case: Perez v. Hibachi Buffet
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Restaurant Negligence, Negligent Tort
16
Amount: $800,000.00
Attorneys: Justin K. Strassburg, William R. Gilmore, Adam R. Lugo of Strassburg, Gilmore & Wei, LLP; Thomas F. Forsyth of Law Offices of Thomas F. Forsyth
Case: Anthony v. Gilbert, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
17
Amount: $789,328.00
Attorneys: George G. Mgdesyan, Araksya Boyadzhyan of Mgdesyan Law Firm
Case: Leon v. Shell Gas Station, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
18
Amount: $760,000.00
Attorneys: Mickel M. Arias, Katherine Harvey-Lee, Eugene Feldman of Arias Sanguinetti Wang and Torrijos, LLP
Case: Worhach v. Banuelos
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
19
Amount: $633,012.00
Attorneys: Candice S. Klein, Brian J. Panish, Sarah S. Kim of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Lemuel L. Garcia of Lem Garcia Law, PC
Case: Nicolas v. RLT Seafood Supermarket Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
20
Amount: $504,672.00
Attorneys: Ashwin V. Ladva of Ladva Law Firm; Daniel M. De La Vega of Law Offices Of Daniel Vega
Case: Castro v. Blu Ice Entertainment LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
21
Amount: $500,000.00
Attorneys: Deon S. Goldschmidt of Deon Goldschmidt, APC
Case: Eicher v. Lan-Mey Properties
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
22
Amount: $430,718.00
Attorneys: Molly McKibben, Christine D. Spagnoli of Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP
Case: Sutton v. Tracey
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
23
Amount: $359,299.00
Attorneys: Michael D. McLachlan, Jason Doucette, Jaclyn E. Fortini Laing of McLachlan Law, APC
Case: Luft v. Cypress-1992
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
24
Amount: $328,287.00
Attorneys: Jeffrey D. Wolf, Andres N. Lugo of Heimanson & Wolf, LLP
Case: Harrod v. Crestmark Entertainment LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
25
Amount: $300,000.00
Attorneys: Martin Stanley of Martin Stanley Law; Joseph D. Davis of Joseph Daniel Davis, Attorney at Law
Case: Bagby v. 1716 Main Street LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
26
Amount: $287,000.00
Attorneys: Brandon J. Simon, Robert T. Simon of The Simon Law Group, LLP
Case: Glaudel v. PetSmart Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Falling Object, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Tort
27
Amount: $220,000.00
Attorneys: John C. Carpenter, Tiva Amiri-Davani, Carlos A. Hernandez of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP
Case: Silva v. Vargas
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
28
Amount: $137,310.00
Attorneys: Mher Asatryan of Asatryan Law
Case: Demirchyan v. Kyufterelyan
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
29
Amount: $133,000.00
Attorneys: Jeffrey J. Greenman of Greenman Law; Nicole Dolle of RMD Law LLP
Case: Hunter-Epp v. Morales, et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
30
Amount: $122,901.00
Attorneys: Brandon J. Carr of The Ledger Law Firm
Case: Liaga v. Corporation of the Presiding Bishop of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
31
Amount: $110,000.00
Attorneys: Peter N. Kapetan of Kapetan Brothers, LLP
Case: Chiames v. Pennywise Belmont Fuel Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
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Note: Verdicts below $100,000 have not been included to the list.

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