Top 100 Labor & Employment Verdicts in the United States in 2019

Top 100 Labor & Employment Verdicts in the United States in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 100 labor & employment verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2019. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried in one of the Nation's state or federal courts.

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1
Amount:$58,250,000.00
Attorneys:Nathan Goldberg, Dolores Y. Leal, Gloria Allred of Allred, Maroko & Goldberg
Case:Khan v. Hologram USA, Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Sexual Harassment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Harassment, Sexual Battery
State:California
2
Amount:$45,730,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Stolper of The Stolper Group; David I. Greenberger of Bailey Duquette P.C.
Case:Beach v. Touradji Capital Mgmt, LP
Type:Breach of Contract, Labor & Employment, Commercial Litigation, Unpaid Bonuses
State:New York
3
Amount:$21,536,000.00
Attorneys:Marc L. Brumer of The Law Offices Of Brumer & Brumer; R. Martin Saenz of Saenz & Anderson
Case:Pierre v. Park Hotels & Resort Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Florida
4
Amount:$19,970,000.00
Attorneys:Russell C. Riggan, Samuel W. Moore of Riggan Law Firm, LLC
Case:Wildhaber v. St. Louis County, MO
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:Missouri
5
Amount:$15,400,000.00
Attorneys:Carney R. Shegerian, Astineh Arakelian of Shegerian & Associates, Inc.; Nicholas C. Rowley, Courtney E. Rowley of Trial Lawyers For Justice
Case:Simers v. Tribune Co., et al.
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
6
Amount:$15,392,801.00
Attorneys:Ebby S. Bakhtiar, Alex K. DiBona of Livingston Bakhtiar; Thomas V. Girardi, Keith D. Griffin, Alexa F. Galloway of Girardi | Keese; Carney R. Shegerian, Anthony Nguyen of Shegerian & Associates, Inc.
Case:Ramirez v. Jack In The Box Inc.
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
7
Amount:$11,382,189.00
Attorneys:Jonathan R. Marko of Marko Law PLC
Case:Griffey v. Michigan Department of Corrections
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Racial Harassment
State:Michigan
8
Amount:$11,091,300.00
Attorneys:Lisa Bloom, Sarah Bloom, Alan Goldstein, Arick Fudali of The Bloom Firm
Case:Jones v. David, et al.
Type:Assault & Battery, Civil Rights Violation, Fraud, Hostile Work Environment, Malicious Prosecution, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Sexual Battery
State:California
9
Amount:$9,598,260.00
Attorneys:Michael A. Sayre, Glen H. Waldman of Waldman Barnett, P.L.; Mikhael E. Keifitz of The Law Offices of Mikhael E. Keifitz
Case:The Recon Group Inc. v. Freeman Hammond LLC, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Defamation, Unfair Competition, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Florida
10
Amount:$8,632,743.00
Attorneys:Gregory W. Smith, Diana W. Wells of Law Offices of Gregory W. Smith
Case:Dooros, et al. v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
11
Amount:$8,115,000.00
Attorneys:Alan Romero of Romero Law, APC
Case:Rodriguez v. County of Los Angeles
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Wrongful Demotion
State:California
12
Amount:$7,020,000.00
Attorneys:Gary A. Dordick of Dordick Law Corporation; Carney R. Shegerian of Shegerian & Associates, Inc.
Case:Hadsell v. City of Baldwin Park
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment
State:California
13
Amount:$6,400,000.00
Attorneys:Paul Castronovo, Thomas A. McKinney of Castronovo & McKinney, LLC
Case:McCarthy v. CareOne Management, LLC
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Race Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:New Jersey
14
Amount:$6,037,542.00
Attorneys:Brent N. Coverdale, Andrew J. Lewis, Paula L. Brown of Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC
Case:All Star Awards & Ad Specialties Inc. v. HALO Branded Solutions Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Conspiracy, Tortious Interference, Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Missouri
15
Amount:$6,001,599.00
Attorneys:Kenneth H. Yoon, Stephanie E. Yasuda, Brian G. Lee of Yoon Law, APC; Brian J. Mankin, Peter J. Carlson of Fernandez & Lauby LLP; G. Samuel Cleaver of Law Offices of G. Samuel Cleaver
Case:Hamilton et al. v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Class Action, Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
16
Amount:$5,914,222.00
Attorneys:James W. Beck, Janelle E. Chase Fazio, Stephanie L. Bloomfield of Gordon Thomas Honeywell LLP
Case:Erickson v. Biogen Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, False Claims Act, Gender Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Washington
17
Amount:$5,317,162.00
Attorneys:J. Bernard Alexander, III of Alexander Krakow + Glick LLP; Natasha R. Chesler, Timothy B. McCaffrey of Chesler McCaffrey LLP
Case:Carter v. Federal Express Corp.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
18
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Nathan Goldberg, Dolores Y. Leal, Gloria Allred, Renee Mochkatel of Allred, Maroko & Goldberg
Case:Reeves v. Hologram USA Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Sexual Battery
State:California
19
Amount:$4,941,071.00
Attorneys:Michael G. Marderosian, Heather S. Cohen of Marderosian & Cohen
Case:Jordan v. Wonderful Citrus Packing, LLC
Type:Defamation, Labor & Employment, Negligent Tort, Reputational Harm, Libel
State:California
20
Amount:$4,603,000.00
Attorneys:Sanford L. Michelman, Robert D. Estrin, Peter L. Steinman, Mona Z. Hanna, Todd H. Stitt of Michelman & Robinson LLP
Case:Western Air Charter Inc. v. Schembari
Type:Breach of Contract, Tortious Interference, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
21
Amount:$4,072,402.00
Attorneys:Justin O. Walker, Jared A. Veliz of Walker Law, PC
Case:Qiu v. Three Rivers Provider Network, Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Retaliation, Unfair Business Practices, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
22
Amount:$3,800,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey H. Jacobson of Jacobson Law Firm (AZ)
Case:Clark v. City of Tucson
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Arizona
23
Amount:$3,775,000.00
Attorneys:Lloyd P. Mullen of Mullen & Associates P.C.
Case:McDade v. YRC Worldwide Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Illinois
24
Amount:$3,586,715.00
Attorneys:Randall K. Rathbun of Depew Gillen Rathbun & McInteer L.C.
Case:Mid-Continent Anesthesiology Chartered v. Bassell, et al.
Type:Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Conspiracy, Conversion, Unjust Enrichment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Kansas
25
Amount:$3,559,000.00
Attorneys:Eugene G. Iredale, Grace Jun of Iredale and Yoo, APC
Case:Boy v. Zimmer Inc., et al.
Type:Defamation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Slander, Reputational Harm
State:California
26
Amount:$3,316,443.00
Attorneys:Timothy J. Coffey of The Coffey Law Office P.C.
Case:Jankowski v. Dean Foods Co., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Illinois
27
Amount:$3,310,550.00
Attorneys:Alysia D. Franklin, Christopher J. Woolley, Gerald L. Miller of EEOC
Case:EEOC v. Danny’s Restaurant LLC, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Mississippi
28
Amount:$3,300,000.00
Attorneys:Edward D. Chapin of Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP; Allison H. Goddard of Patterson Law Group (CA)
Case:Burns v. San Diego State University, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Bad Faith
State:California
29
Amount:$3,065,000.00
Attorneys:Arya Rhodes, Alan I. Schimmel, Michael W. Parks of Schimmel & Parks APLC
Case:Hernandez v. VMS Auto Body Collision Center Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Unpaid Wages, Wrongful Termination, Wage & Hour Violation, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Workplace Harassment
State:California
30
Amount:$3,038,169.00
Attorneys:Brendan J. Donelon, Daniel W. Craig of Donelon, P.C.
Case:Drake v. Steak N Shake Operations Inc.
Type:Class Action, Unpaid Wages, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Missouri
31
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Timothy J. Casey of Schmitt Schneck Casey Even & Williams, P.C.
Case:Rodriguez v. Planned Parenthood Arizona, Inc.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Arizona
32
Amount:$2,700,000.00
Attorneys:Ebby S. Bakhtiar of Livingston Bakhtiar; Keith D. Griffin, Alexa F. Galloway of Girardi | Keese
Case:Quemada v. Cordoba Corp., Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
33
Amount:$2,655,000.00
Attorneys:Frederick K. Brewington, Cathryn Harris-Marchesi of Law Office of Frederick K. Brewington
Case:Abreu v. Verizon NY Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, National Origin Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:New York
34
Amount:$2,525,000.00
Attorneys:Richard H. Lee, Natalie Rastegari of Salisian Lee LLP; Edward E. Alon, Jonathan A. Alon of Alon LLP
Case:Missakian v. Amusement Industry Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Fraud, Fraud in the Inducement, Unpaid Wages, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
35
Amount:$2,506,543.00
Attorneys:Amy E. Gibson, David L. Wiley of Gibson Wiley PLLC
Case:Carter v. City of Abilene, Texas
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
36
Amount:$2,427,605.00
Attorneys:J. Mark Grundy, Jared A. Cox, Benjamin J. Lewis, Amanda L. Dohn, Kyle W. Miller of Bingham Greenebaum; Stephen B. Pence of Pence & Ogburn, PLLC; Cory J. Skolnick, D. Patton Pelfrey, Thomas C. Gleason, Ann G. Schoen, Junis L. Baldon of Frost Brown Todd LLC
Case:Caudill Seed & Warehouse Co. Inc. v. Jarrow Formulas Inc.
Type:Fraud, Malicious Prosecution, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Unjust Enrichment, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Trademark Infringement
State:Kentucky
37
Amount:$2,299,829.00
Attorneys:Christopher Grivakes, David W. Affeld of Affeld Grivakes LLP
Case:Harris v. City of Riverside
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Harassment
State:California
38
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Michael H. Kim, Jamie F. Martinez, Adam K. Tanouye of Michael H. Kim PC
Case:Bolanos v. USK Manufacturing Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
39
Amount:$1,800,000.00
Attorneys:Erika Birch, Kathryn “Kass” Harstad of Strindberg & Scholnick, LLC
Case:Fuller v. State of Idaho, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Idaho
40
Amount:$1,762,800.00
Attorneys:Matthew A. Peluso of Matthew A. Peluso L.L.C.
Case:Hagel v. Davenport, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Government Negligence, Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Emotional Distress, Sexual Orientation Discrimination, Negligent Tort, Failure to Promote, Military Discrimination
State:New Jersey
41
Amount:$1,749,465.00
Attorneys:Zev Abramson, Nissim Levin, Jeremy Levy, Christina Begakis of Abramson Labor Group
Case:Benart v. DA Defense Logistics HQ LLC
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
42
Amount:$1,715,097.00
Attorneys:Douglas B. Janney of Law Office of Douglas B. Janney III
Case:Anderson v. Oak Ridge Schs., et al.
Type:Defamation, Due Process Violation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Slander, Libel
State:Tennessee
43
Amount:$1,670,427.00
Attorneys:Mani Sheik of Sheik Law Inc
Case:Martell v. Thunder Studios Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Fraud, Hostile Work Environment, Misrepresentation, Unpaid Wages, Conversion, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Misrepresentation, Workplace Harassment, Wrongful Demotion, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
44
Amount:$1,576,262.00
Attorneys:Jamon R. Hicks of Douglas Hicks Law, APC; Britany M. Engelman of Engelman Law Firm
Case:Woods v. Greystar Management Services, LP
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
45
Amount:$1,576,145.00
Attorneys:V. James DeSimone of V. James DeSimone Law; Ryann E. Hall of Bohm Law Group, Inc.
Case:Birden v. The Regents of the University of California
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Harassment
State:California
46
Amount:$1,561,320.00
Attorneys:John P. Sheridan, Mark W. Rose, Alea M. Carr of Sheridan Law Firm, PS
Case:Robb v. Benton County, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Washington
47
Amount:$1,558,119.00
Attorneys:Sina Negahbani of Law Offices of Sina Negahbani
Case:Polynice v. Burger King Corp.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Florida
48
Amount:$1,525,000.00
Attorneys:Patrick C. Gallagher, Raeann Warner, Thomas Crumplar of Jacobs & Crumplar, PA
Case:Lampkins v. Mitra QSR KNE L.L.C.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Wrongful Demotion
State:Delaware
49
Amount:$1,505,561.00
Attorneys:Jan T. Aune of The Law Office of Jan T. Aune
Case:Lillie v. ManTech International Corp.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
50
Amount:$1,503,321.00
Attorneys:Joel M. Androphy , Zenobia Harris Bivens of Berg & Androphy
Case:Miniex v. Houston Housing Authority
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
51 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Roxanne B. Conlin, Devin C. Kelly, Jean Mauss of Roxanne Conlin & Associates, P.C.
Case:Godfrey v. State of Iowa, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Harassment, Sexual Orientation Discrimination
State:Iowa
51 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Stephen Montoya of Montoya, Lucero & Pastor, P.A.
Case:Green v. City of Phoenix
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Arizona
52
Amount:$1,484,803.00
Attorneys:Eugene Killian, Laura V. Studwell of The Killian Firm P.C.
Case:Quackenbos v. Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:New Jersey
53
Amount:$1,475,000.00
Attorneys:Tanya D. Jeffords, John P. Batson of The Law Offices of Tanya D. Jeffords and Associates, PC
Case:Saulsberry v. Savannah River Remediation L.L.C.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Hire
State:South Carolina
54
Amount:$1,350,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin Baldwin, Eric Vernon, Robin A. Koogler of Baldwin & Vernon, LLC; Charlie Dickman of Charlie Dickman Law, LLC; Chris Benjamin of KC Road Lawyers
Case:Rennau v. AT&T Mobility Services L.L.C.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Missouri
55
Amount:$1,292,063.00
Attorneys:J. Bernard Alexander, III, Tracy L. Fehr of Alexander Krakow + Glick LLP; Andrew L. Treger of Baer Treger L.L.P; Hugo E. Gamez of Gamez Law Firm
Case:Monterroso v. Hydraulics International Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
56
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Robert A. Hennig, Sam Brown of Hennig Ruiz & Singh
Case:Saxton v. Sourceasy Inc.
Type:Fraud in the Inducement, Misrepresentation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Promissory Estoppel
State:California
57
Amount:$1,177,815.00
Attorneys:Paige Fiedler, Kelly K. Brandon of Fiedler Law Firm, P.L.C.
Case:Hurd v. City of Lincoln
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Promote
State:Nebraska
58
Amount:$1,107,855.00
Attorneys:Joshua D. Gruenberg, Joshua P. Pang, Pamela Vallero of Gruenberg Law
Case:Guerrero v. Able Engineering Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
59 (tie)
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Nena Cook of AterWynne, LLP; Charese A. Rohny of Rohny Law
Case:Avakian v. State of Oregon, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment
State:Oregon
59 (tie)
Amount:$1,100,000.00
Attorneys:Terry M. Goldberg, Bradley C. Gage of Law Offices of Goldberg & Gage
Case:Moreno et al. v. City of Beverly Hills
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Harassment
State:California
60
Amount:$1,094,620.00
Attorneys:James W. Beck, Janelle E. Chase Fazio, Stephanie L. Bloomfield of Gordon Thomas Honeywell LLP
Case:Jacobs v. Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:Washington
61
Amount:$1,091,982.00
Attorneys:Robert L.J. Spence, Jr., Andrew M. Horvath of The Spence Law Firm
Case:Umfress v. City of Memphis
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Unpaid Wages, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Tennessee
62
Amount:$1,090,000.00
Attorneys:Ryan J. Vlasak of Bracamontes & Vlasak, PC; W. Gordon Kaupp, Beth Feinberg of Kaupp & Feinberg, LLP
Case:Torres v. Employment Development Department
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
63 (tie)
Amount:$1,050,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas D. Thompson of The Moody Law Firm Inc.
Case:Fresquez v. BNSF Railway Co.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Colorado
63 (tie)
Amount:$1,050,000.00
Attorneys:Richard M. Reice, Janeen R. Hall of Michelman & Robinson LLP; Damian R. Cavaleri of Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney, LLP
Case:Cestari v. Bancorp Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Defamation, Tortious Interference, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation, Slander, Reputational Harm, Unpaid Commissions
State:New York
64
Amount:$1,043,000.00
Attorneys:Ralph G. Torres of Law Office of Ralph G. Torres
Case:Casias v. Raytheon Co.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Wrongful Demotion
State:Colorado
65
Amount:$1,003,292.00
Attorneys:Reginald A. Greene of Greene Legal Group, LLC
Case:Mays v. Carly Ray Industries Inc., et al.
Type:Malicious Prosecution, Unpaid Wages, Wrongful Imprisonment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Georgia
66 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin Barber of Niedweske Barber Hager, LLC
Case:McCracken v. Township of Bloomfield, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Government Negligence, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Emotional Distress, Harassment, Negligent Tort, Military Discrimination
State:New Jersey
66 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Anthony Nguyen, Mark I. Lim of Shegerian & Associates, Inc.; Irving Meyer of Law Offices of Irving Meyer
Case:Thomas v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
66 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Guy D. Knoller of Law Offices of Guy Knoller PC
Case:Adams v. Arizona Senate
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Family & Medical Leave Act
State:Arizona
67
Amount:$986,238.00
Attorneys:Sebastian Ionno of Ionno & Higbee, Attorneys at Law, LLC
Case:Johnson v. State of NJ
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Wrongful Demotion
State:New Jersey
68
Amount:$976,698.00
Attorneys:John S. Baker, Jill A. Gutierrez of Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Case:Calleros v. U.S. Garment LLC, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Unpaid Wages, Constructive Discharge, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
State:California
69
Amount:$888,036.00
Attorneys:Jill Havens of Law Office of Jill Havens
Case:Davidowicz v. 4M Fruit Distributors Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Massachusetts
70
Amount:$855,000.00
Attorneys:Carol A. Laughbaum of Sterling Attorneys at Law, P.C.
Case:Sommers-Wilson v. Samsung SDI America Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Michigan
71
Amount:$848,362.00
Attorneys:Raymond L. Hamlin of Hunt, Hamlin, & Ridley
Case:Adderley v. NJ Transit
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:New Jersey
72
Amount:$824,000.00
Attorneys:Patrick McNicholas, Michael J. Kent of McNicholas & McNicholas LLP
Case:Thompson v. City of Pasadena
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
73
Amount:$680,000.00
Attorneys:Charlotte N. Sweeney, Ariel B. DeFazio of Sweeney & Bechtold, LLC
Case:Gonzales v. University of Colorado
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Colorado
74
Amount:$655,000.00
Attorneys:Siannah Collado Boutte of The Simon Law Group, LLP; Alyssa K. Schabloski of Gladius Law, APC
Case:Mateen-Bradford v. City of Compton, et al.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
75
Amount:$646,651.00
Attorneys:Michael J. Bononi, Devin V. Mikulka of Bononi Law Group LLP
Case:Gutierrez v. Dignity Health
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
76
Amount:$632,000.00
Attorneys:Clayeo C. Arnold, Anthony J. Poidmore of Arnold Law Firm (CA)
Case:Schmidt v. Shasta County Marshall’s Office
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
77
Amount:$626,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph D. Magri of Merkle & Magri, P.A.
Case:Horne v. Holder
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:Florida
78
Amount:$606,040.00
Attorneys:Scott C. Adams, Nathan Ryan LaBar of LaBar & Adams P.A.
Case:Belloso v. Asplundh Tree Expert Co., et al.
Type:Class Action, Unpaid Wages, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Florida
79 (tie)
Amount:$600,000.00
Attorneys:Tracy H. Stroud of Colombo Kitchin Attorneys
Case:Staudner v. Robinson Aviation, Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Failure to Inform
State:North Carolina
79 (tie)
Amount:$600,000.00
Attorneys:Robert J. Kasieta of Kasieta Legal Group, LLC; Anne MacArthur of Anne MacArthur Law, LLC
Case:Barnes v. Wisconsin Department of Corrections
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Wisconsin
79 (tie)
Amount:$600,000.00
Attorneys:Boris Koron, Daniel J. Podolsky of Koron & Podolsky, LLP; Kevin Salute of Salute Law
Case:Davila v. Los Angeles Unified School District
Type:Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Wrongful Demotion
State:California
80
Amount:$550,000.00
Attorneys:Chris Kleppin, Chelsea A. Lewis of Glasser & Kleppin P.A.
Case:Fernalld v. Abb Inc.
Type:Defamation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Reputational Harm, Libel
State:Florida
81
Amount:$536,000.00
Attorneys:Donna H. Clancy of Clancy Law Firm P.C.
Case:Health Care Attendants v. Defendant Quadriplegic, et al.
Type:Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:New York
82
Amount:$523,000.00
Attorneys:Matthew Marks, Thomas Ricotta of Ricotta & Marks P.C.
Case:Penniston v. Department of Education, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Government Negligence, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort
State:New York
83
Amount:$510,000.00
Attorneys:Robert A. Bracken of Archinaco/Bracken LLC
Case:Harris v. Auto Systems Centers, Inc., et al.
Type:Assault & Battery, Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment
State:Pennsylvania
84
Amount:$508,000.00
Attorneys:David Albrecht, Madison Fiedler-Carlson, Emily E. McCarty of Fiedler Law Firm, P.L.C.
Case:Rumsey v. Woodgrain Millwork Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:Iowa
85
Amount:$500,843.00
Attorneys:Adam Ellis of Marie A. Mattox, PA
Case:Setzer v. Tallahassee Capital Hospitality, et al.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Florida
86 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Joshua R. Williams of The Law Office of Joshua R. Williams, PLLC
Case:Daniel v. City of Minneapolis
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Minnesota
86 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:James P. Kemp, Victoria L. Neal of Kemp & Kemp
Case:Kraja v. Bellagio L.L.C.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment
State:Nevada
86 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Jerome R. Bowen of Bowen Law Offices
Case:Cooper v. LVGV L.L.C.
Type:Negligent Supervision, Labor & Employment, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
State:Nevada
86 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:John W. Kluksdal, John J. Janis of Hepworth Holzer, LLP
Case:Hawes v. Western Pacific Timber, LLC
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Labor & Employment, Unpaid Severance
State:Idaho
87
Amount:$485,373.00
Attorneys:S. Young Lim, Dennis McPhillips of Park & Lim
Case:Catwalk to Sidewalk Inc. v. Hurt-Watson
Type:Breach of Contract, Labor & Employment, Unpaid Commissions
State:California
88
Amount:$457,994.00
Attorneys:P. David Lopez James L. Lee Gwendolyn Young Reams Robert D. Rose Nora E. Curtin Kirsten J. Peters of EEOC
Case:EEOC v. AZ Metro Distributors LLC
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:New York
89
Amount:$425,562.00
Attorneys:Zorik Mooradian, Andrina G. Hanson, Nanor C. Kamberian of Law Offices Of Zorik Mooradian
Case:Kourounian v. California Department of Tax and Fee Administration
Type:Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:California
90
Amount:$410,360.00
Attorneys:Colin W. Walsh, Jairo Nikov Castellanos of Wiley Walsh, P.C.; Gregory A. Placzek, Robert J. Wiley, Colin W. Walsh of Rob Wiley, P.C.; Kalandra N. Wheeler of Wiley Wheeler, P.C.; Robert E. McKnight, Jr. of Marek, Griffin & Knaupp
Case:Johnson v. Southwest Research Institute
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Misrepresentation
State:Texas
91
Amount:$373,731.00
Attorneys:Robert McCreanor of Worker Justice Center of New York
Case:Vicente v. TDL Restoration Inc., et al.
Type:Unpaid Wages, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:New York
92
Amount:$350,000.00
Attorneys:Jon Y. Vanderpool, Jon Cadieux of Smith Steiner Vanderpool, APC
Case:Johnson v. City of San Diego
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Religious Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Wrongful Demotion, Reputational Harm
State:California
93
Amount:$349,506.00
Attorneys:Thomas Clark Wright, R. Russell Hollenbeck, Raffi Melkonian of Wright Close & Barger, LLP; Joseph Y. Ahmad of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C.; Darryl E. Scott of The Law Office of Darryl E. Scott, PLLC
Case:Davis v. Fort Bend County
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Religious Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
94
Amount:$325,000.00
Attorneys:Darci E. Burrell, Katherine L. Smith, Sharon R. Vinick of Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP
Case:Eidson v. The Regents of The University of California
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:California
95
Amount:$306,000.00
Attorneys:Keith Lovelace of Law Off?ices of Keith Lovelace
Case:Stelly v. International Longshoremen’s Assoc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment
State:Texas
96
Amount:$269,695.00
Attorneys:Jerome R. Weitzel, Jessica Fricke Garro of Kozacky Weitzel McGrath, P.C.
Case:Gerbasi v. Chicago Transit Authority
Type:Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Wrongful Demotion
State:Illinois
97
Amount:$257,000.00
Attorneys:David C. Holmes of Law Offices of David C. Holmes
Case:Esenwein v. Cardno Inc.
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
98
Amount:$245,892.00
Attorneys:Geoffrey C. Lyon of Lyon Law PC
Case:Guzman v. NBA Automotive Inc.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Negligent Tort
State:California
99
Amount:$233,123.00
Attorneys:Jean K. Hyams of Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP; Sean D. McHenry of McHenry Law Firm
Case:Pruitt v. Genentech Inc.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
100 (tie)
Amount:$225,000.00
Attorneys:Robert M. Burke, Michael J. Linneman, Helena M. Jorgensen of Johnson & Bell Ltd.
Case:Dumka v. Department of Homeland Security
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Illinois
100 (tie)
Amount:$225,000.00
Attorneys:Jon E. Rosenstengel of Bonifield & Rosenstengel
Case:Brooks v. Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Illinois

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