Top 20 Asbestos Exposure Verdicts in the United States in 2019

Top 20 Asbestos Exposure Verdicts in the United States in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 asbestos exposure 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:$325,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jerome H. Block, Alexandria Awad, John P. Guinan of Levy Konigsberg LLP; Christian H. Hartley, Suzanne Ratcliffe of Maune, Raichle, Hartley, French and Mudd, LLC
Case:Olson v. Brenntag North America Inc., et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Talc Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:New York
2
Amount:$70,102,000.00
Attorneys:Marc P. Kunen, Jose L. Becerra of The Ferraro Law Firm, P.A.
Case:Thornton v. GEA Mechanical Equipment US Inc.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
3
Amount:$40,137,769.00
Attorneys:David C. Greenstone, Stuart J. Purdy, Marissa Langhoff, Lisa M. Barley of Simon Greenstone Panatier, PC
Case:Cabibi v. Johnson & Johnson, et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Talc Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
4
Amount:$37,300,000.00
Attorneys:Moshe Maimon of Levy Konigsberg LLP; Christopher J. Panatier of Simon Greenstone Panatier, PC; Christopher M. Placitella of Cohen, Placitella & Roth, P.C.
Case:Barden, et al. v. Johnson & Johnson
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Talc Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:New Jersey
5
Amount:$34,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jennifer L. Alesio, Daniel P. Blouin, John Richardson, Paul C. Cook, Deborah R. Rosenthal, Benjamin D. Goldstein of Simmons Hanly Conroy LLC
Case:Putt v. Ford Motor Company
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
6
Amount:$29,400,000.00
Attorneys:Denyse F. Clancy, Joseph D. Satterley, Ted W. Pelletier, Mark A. Swanson of Kazan, McClain, Satterly & Greenwood
Case:Leavitt v. Johnson & Johnson, et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Fraudulent Concealment, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Talc Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
7
Amount:$28,435,964.00
Attorneys:Peter C. Beirne, Nectaria Belantis, Bryon P. Josselyn, Joshua S. Paul of The Paul Law Firm
Case:Webb v. General Cable Corp.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
8
Amount:$26,619,000.00
Attorneys:Peter C. Beirne, Nectaria Belantis, Bryon P. Josselyn, Joshua S. Paul of The Paul Law Firm
Case:Phipps v. Copeland Corp. LLC
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
9
Amount:$25,000,000.00
Attorneys:Benno B. Ashrafi, Venus Burns, Leonard Sandoval, Josiah Parker, Tyler R. Stock of Weitz & Luxenberg
Case:Sabetian v. Brand Insulations Inc., et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Workplace Safety, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
10
Amount:$12,003,006.00
Attorneys:Denyse F. Clancy, Andrea Huston, Joseph D. Satterley, Mark A. Swanson, Ian A. Rivamonte, Michael T. Stewart of Kazan, McClain, Satterly & Greenwood
Case:Schmitz v. Johnson & Johnson, et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Fraudulent Concealment, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Mesothelioma, Strict Liability
State:California
11
Amount:$10,000,000.00
Attorneys:Tyler B. Wilke, Laci M. Whitley, Ryan Sweet of Flint Law Firm LLC
Case:Estate of Atchison v. CSR Ltd.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Intentional Tort, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Failure to Test
State:Missouri
12
Amount:$8,433,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher T. Layloff, Jason J. Steinmeyer, Randy L. Gori of The Gori Law Firm PC
Case:Bennett v. Ford Motor Co.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Work Accident, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Missouri
13
Amount:$8,000,000.00
Attorneys:John P. Comerford, Mathew J. Morton of Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC
Case:Meissner v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp., et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Toxic Exposure, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Failure to Protect, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort
State:New York
14
Amount:$7,750,661.00
Attorneys:Mickey P. Landry, Frank J. Swarr, Matthew C. Clark, Philip C. Hoffman of Landry & Swarr, LLC
Case:Gaddy v. Ethyl Corp.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Toxic Exposure, Workplace Safety, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Louisiana
15
Amount:$5,125,000.00
Attorneys:Theile B. McVey, John D. Kassel of Kassel McVey; Jonathan M. Holder of Dean Omar Branham Shirley, LLP
Case:Estate of Glenn v. Carboline Co., et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Breach of Warranty, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Work Accident, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort
State:South Carolina
16
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Richard N. Shapiro, Randall E. Appleton of Shapiro & Appleton P.C.
Case:Estate of Fowlkes v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Toxic Exposure, Workplace Safety, Wrongful Death, FELA
State:Virginia
17
Amount:$4,397,716.00
Attorneys:Jonathan A. George, Samuel I. Iola, Michael Connett of Waters, Kraus & Paul
Case:Vanni, et al. v. AMF Bowling Centers, Inc., et al.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California
18
Amount:$4,250,000.00
Attorneys:Chandler H. Udo, Vanessa Firnhaber Oslund of Bergman Draper Oslund Udo, PLLC
Case:Estate of Everson v. Lone Star Industries, Inc.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:Washington
19
Amount:$4,000,000.00
Attorneys:Craig Sims, Kaitlin T. Wright, Lucas Garrett, William J. Rutzick of Schroeter Goldmark & Bender
Case:Estate of Wright v. Exxonmobil Oil Corp.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Premises Liability, Toxic Exposure, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Wrongful Death, Breach of Duty of Care, Failure to Protect, Mesothelioma, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
20
Amount:$3,000,429.00
Attorneys:Benno B. Ashrafi, Venus Burns, Michael T. Reid of Weitz & Luxenberg
Case:Groves v. D.W. Nicholson Corp.
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State:California

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