Top 50 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2019

Top 50 Pedestrian Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 pedestrian accident 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:$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:Johnson, et al. 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
State:California
2
Amount:$43,083,000.00
Attorneys:Scott Rynecki of Rubenstein & Rynecki; John K. Avanzino of Avanzino & Moreno, PC
Case:K.C.C. v. United Lubavitcher Yeshiva, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, School Bus Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
3
Amount:$32,500,000.00
Attorneys:Ira Newman, Edward J. Sanocki, Carl B. Tegtmeier of Sanocki, Newman & Turret, LLP
Case:Lassalle v. City of NY, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Burn Injury, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
4
Amount:$30,840,015.00
Attorneys:Mark A. Avera of Avera & Smith, LLP; Donald M. Hinkle of Hinkle & Foran
Case:Faircloth v. Cantina Tallahassee, LLC, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, DUI, Strict Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
5 (tie)
Amount:$20,000,000.00
Attorneys:Charla G. Aldous, Brent Walker, Caleb M. Miller of Aldous \ Walker LLP
Case:Becker v. Greyhound Bus Lines, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Texas
5 (tie)
Amount:$20,000,000.00
Attorneys:Alethia S. Gooden, Trevor M. Quirk of Quirk Law Firm, LLP
Case:Estate of Prewitt v. Chappell
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
6
Amount:$18,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brandon T. Bishop of Alexander Shunnarah Injury Attorneys, P.C.
Case:Lucas v. Cannon
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Alabama
7
Amount:$16,426,488.00
Attorneys:Hyram Montero, Aron J. Gibson of Montero Law Center
Case:Estate of Menendez v. Mcinturff
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
8
Amount:$15,000,000.00
Attorneys:Kimberly O. Weingart, J. Randolph Pickett, Christopher A. Larsen of Pickett Dummigan McCall LLP; Sonia Montalbano of McKean Smith LLC
Case:Laing v. Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District Of Oregon, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Amputation
State:Oregon
9
Amount:$13,003,024.00
Attorneys:George G. Argionis of Argionis & Associates L.L.C.
Case:Andrades v. Menard, Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Forklift Accident, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Illinois
10
Amount:$12,983,311.00
Attorneys:Ramon A. Arreola, Joseph L. Messa, Jr. of Messa & Associates, PC
Case:Spencer v. Johnson, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
State:Pennsylvania
11
Amount:$12,037,000.00
Attorneys:Wesley T. Straw, Nicole M. Ziegler, Matthew D. Emerson of Emerson Straw PL
Case:Burbano v. Short
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Amputation
State:Florida
12
Amount:$12,000,000.00
Attorneys:Benedict Morelli, David Sirotkin, Alexander Morelli, Michael S. Schlesinger of Morelli Law Firm
Case:Wu v. NYCTA
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
13
Amount:$10,172,391.00
Attorneys:John N. Demas, Tim S. Spangler of Demas Law Group, P.C.
Case:Korsmo v. Ashby, et al.
Type:Bicycle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
14
Amount:$8,281,522.00
Attorneys:Brian F. LaBovick, Peter R. Hunt of LaBovick Law Group
Case:Jacobus v. Randle, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury
State:Florida
15
Amount:$7,075,000.00
Attorneys:Eugene Gozenput of Pazer, Epstein, Jaffe & Fein, P.C
Case:Lopez v. Lidonnici
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
16
Amount:$6,500,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin F. Barcus, Paul Alexander Lindenmuth of Ben F. Barcus & Associates PLLC
Case:Fite v. Mudd, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Failure to Maintain, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
State:Washington
17
Amount:$6,206,945.00
Attorneys:Ricardo Echeverria, Charles Mayr of Shernoff Bidart Echeverria LLP; Mike F. O'Brien of Law Offices of Mike F. O'Brien
Case:Dotson v. Aacres, LLC
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Breach of Duty of Care, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
State:California
18
Amount:$5,310,021.00
Attorneys:S. Edmond El Dabe, Jonathan M. Ritter of Eldabe | Ritter Trial Lawyers
Case:Shui v. B.R. & Sons, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
19
Amount:$3,650,000.00
Attorneys:Evan J. Lide of Stark & Stark
Case:Zaburski v. Klein
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
20
Amount:$3,005,000.00
Attorneys:Garo Mardirossian, Adam L. Feit of Mardirossian & Associates Inc.
Case:Estate of Munoz v. Morales, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
21
Amount:$2,782,544.00
Attorneys:Eric D. Subin, Robert J. Eisen of Subin Associates, LLP
Case:Alvarez v. Richmond Hill Lumber Supply, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
22
Amount:$2,579,000.00
Attorneys:Gerald H. Clark, Mark W. Morris of Clark Law Firm, PC
Case:Silva v. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Type:Construction Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New Jersey
23
Amount:$2,500,000.00
Attorneys:J. Bradford DeBry of Robert J. DeBry & Associates; Nathan S. Morris of Eisenberg, Cutt, Kendell & Olson
Case:Estate of Wallace v. Rusk, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Utah
24
Amount:$2,430,615.00
Attorneys:Olivier A. Taillieu, Jennifer R. Bagosy , Alex M. Valenzuela , Matthew K. Joy of The Dominguez Firm
Case:Galvez v. Firchow
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
25
Amount:$2,418,449.00
Attorneys:John P. Blumberg of Blumberg Law Corporation; Karen Denise Lee of Diederich & Associates
Case:Anthony v. Lasso
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Subrogation, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
26
Amount:$2,182,000.00
Attorneys:Marc A. Kamin, Ryan Lamb of Goldberg & Osborne; C. Douglas Weber of Law Offices of C. Douglas Weber
Case:Benedict v. Discount Enterprises, Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Arizona
27
Amount:$2,181,631.00
Attorneys:Zane Berg, Bryan S. Hofeld, Cristina Sabbagh of Schlesinger Law Offices, PA
Case:Mitchell v. Anderson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
28
Amount:$1,900,000.00
Attorneys:Marc G. Williams-Young of Spitler & Williams-Young Co. L.P.A.
Case:Walborn v. Crofts, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Ohio
29
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Brandon J. Simon, Sophie Etemadi, Eric Bell of The Simon Law Group, LLP
Case:Hershock v. Rogan
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
30
Amount:$1,411,000.00
Attorneys:Jack J. Fine, Julie Aleve Fine, Cherie H. Fine of Fine, Farkash & Parlapiano, P.A.
Case:McFly v. University of Florida Bd. of Trs.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Dangerous Instrumentality, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
31
Amount:$1,392,232.00
Attorneys:Victoria L. Olds, Lonniell Olds of Olds & Stephens P.A.
Case:Mickens v. Castillo
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
32
Amount:$1,375,000.00
Attorneys:John B. Martinez, Marion M. Reilly, John C. Duff of Hilliard Martinez Gonzales L.L.P.; E. Chevo Pastrano of The Pastrano Law Firm
Case:Rodriguez, et al. v. Air Performance Services, Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Retention
State:Texas
33
Amount:$1,262,000.00
Attorneys:David H. Hanchey , Loreta L. Thibodeaux of The Townsley Law Firm; Kenneth Miller of Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers
Case:Echeverry v. Padgett, et al.
Type:Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Failure to Supervise, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Louisiana
34 (tie)
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Randall J. Craig of Craig Law Group
Case:Thomas v. Maryland Transit Administration
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Maryland
34 (tie)
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Shakétta A. Denson of ChasenBoscolo Injury Lawyers
Case:Park v. City of Baltimore, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Maryland
35
Amount:$1,170,361.00
Attorneys:David L. Rich, Tamara L. Klopenstein of David L. Rich P.A.
Case:Oldoni v. LM General Ins. Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist
State:Florida
36
Amount:$1,052,000.00
Attorneys:Andrew G. Sfouggatakis of Pavlounis & Sfouggatakis, LLP
Case:Degiulme v. The NYC Transit Authority.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
37
Amount:$1,025,000.00
Attorneys:Olivier A. Taillieu, Maura Taillieu of The Dominguez Firm
Case:Calcanas v. Schier
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
38
Amount:$953,000.00
Attorneys:George H. “Dutch” Anderson III, Jason P. Herman of Dan Newlin Injury Attorneys
Case:Segretto v. Allstate Fire and Casualty Ins. Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
39
Amount:$894,575.00
Attorneys:Todd M. Fiorella of Fraim & Fiorella PC
Case:Cooley v. Swoope
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Virginia
40
Amount:$885,772.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Breiter, Chance J. Pardon of Law Offices of Brian J. Breiter
Case:Mirshafii v. Grafton
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
41
Amount:$760,000.00
Attorneys:Geoffrey N. Fieger, Kevin C. Riddle of Fieger Law
Case:Estate of Shafer v. Cameron, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Michigan
42
Amount:$750,000.00
Attorneys:Peter Graff of Sacco & Fillas LLP
Case:Estate of Davis v. Motor Vehicle Accident Indemnification Corp.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Uninsured Motorist, Wrongful Death, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
43
Amount:$700,742.00
Attorneys:Eric C. Ragatz, Joshua W. Taylor of Edwards & Ragatz, P.A.
Case:Teifer v. Danisavage
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
44
Amount:$700,000.00
Attorneys:Deborah J. Epstein of Epstein Law PLLC
Case:Nyarko v. Letamendi
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
45
Amount:$620,000.00
Attorneys:Blake Goldfarb of Burns & Harris
Case:Greenberg v. Azor-Antoine, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
46
Amount:$588,922.00
Attorneys:Michael A. Silverman of Horwitz, Horwitz and Associates Ltd.
Case:Rontos v. Salgado-Galicia, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Illinois
47
Amount:$550,000.00
Attorneys:Bruce S. Reznick of Bruce S. Reznick, PC; Steven H. Beldock of Birbrower & Beldock, PC
Case:Muniz v. Kim
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
48
Amount:$532,746.00
Attorneys:David H. Hanchey , Kenneth Miller of Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers
Case:Vinet v. Guerrin, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Louisiana
49
Amount:$522,208.00
Attorneys:Bennett M. Lessmann Jr., Ian L. Kleinman of Law Offices of Kleinman & Lessmann; Harry A. Shevin of Shevin Law Firm
Case:Storch v. Arnov
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
50
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Jay Silvio Mascolo, Matthew G. Bonanno of Rebenack Aronow & Mascolo LLP
Case:Muzio v. Feldman
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New Jersey

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