Top 50 Truck Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2019

Top 50 Truck Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 truck 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:$280,065,000.00
Attorneys:Brandon Peak, Christopher B. McDaniel, Ramsey B. Prather, Joel O. Wooten of Butler Wooten & Peak LLP; LaRae D. Moore of Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker & Ford, PC
Case:Estate of Madere v. Greenwich Ins. Co., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
State:Georgia
2
Amount:$202,230,000.00
Attorneys:Dereck G. Capaz, Laura Turbe Capaz of Capaz Law Firm, P.A.; Andres N. Oliveros of Andres N. Oliveros, P.A.
Case:Garcia v. Espildora
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Head-on Collision, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
3
Amount:$80,005,006.00
Attorneys:Raymond L. Thomas of Ray Thomas, PC
Case:Lozano v. JNM Express L.L.C., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
4
Amount:$70,578,289.00
Attorneys:Joseph H. Low IV of The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV; Daniel Rodriguez, Chantal A. Trujillo, Danay Gonzalez of Rodriguez & Associates
Case:Cuevas v. Rai Transport Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
5
Amount:$42,000,000.00
Attorneys:Randi McGinn, Michael Sievers of McGinn, Montoya, Love & Curry, PA
Case:Hein v. Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Product Liability, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Design Defect
State:New Mexico
6
Amount:$40,500,000.00
Attorneys:David E. Harris, Louie J. Cook of Sico Hoelscher Harris LLP; Briggs F. Cheney, Joshua Allison of Sheehan & Sheehan, P.A.
Case:Estate of Armijo v. Werner Enterprises, Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
State:New Mexico
7
Amount:$40,145,909.00
Attorneys:Jim M. Perdue Jr., Donald H. Kidd, Adam J. Blake of Perdue & Kidd; Errol John Dietze, Raymond H. Reese, Errol John 'Johnny' Dietze, Jr. of Dietze & Reese LLP
Case:Kulik, et al. v. Stallion Production Services LP, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Quadriplegia
State:Texas
8
Amount:$37,615,818.00
Attorneys:James L. Mitchell of PayneMitchell Law Group; Charla G. Aldous, Brent Walker of Aldous \ Walker LLP
Case:Milburn v. American Honda Motor Company Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Truck Accident, Defective Product, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Catastrophic Injury, Quadriplegia
State:Texas
9
Amount:$32,144,972.00
Attorneys:Steve R. Romines, Lawrence I. Young of Romines, Weis & Young, PSC
Case:Estate of Garmon v. Jenkins, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Hiring, Head-on Collision, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Kentucky
10
Amount:$30,000,000.00
Attorneys:Scott E. Boyer, Arash Homampour of The Homampour Law Firm, APLC; Hamed L. Yazdanpanah of Law Offices of Hamed Yazdanpanah
Case:Estate of Plascencia, et al. v. Deese, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:California
11
Amount:$27,000,000.00
Attorneys:Alan J. Hamilton, Jeffrey P. Shiver, Margaret E. Randels of Shiver Hamilton, LLC; James M. Roth of The Roth Firm LLC
Case:Huynh v. MDV Spartannash, LLC
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Georgia
12
Amount:$26,483,463.00
Attorneys:Thomas D. D'Amore, Doug Oh-Keith, Amy Bruning of D'Amore Law Group; Steven J. Brady of Brady Law Group
Case:Estate of Allison v. Smoot Enterprises Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Head-on Collision, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Oregon
13
Amount:$21,496,420.00
Attorneys:Andrew P. Owen, Brian J. Panish, Matthew J. Stumpf of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Rada v. Hardin Irvine Automotive Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Catastrophic Injury
State:California
14
Amount:$21,000,000.00
Attorneys:H. Woodrow Gooding of Gooding & Gooding PA
Case:Glover v. Hill, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:South Carolina
15
Amount:$19,215,779.00
Attorneys:Clay Dugas of Clay Dugas & Associates; Charlton P. Hornsby of Charlton P. Hornsby, PC
Case:Simpson v. Genesis Energy L.P., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Texas
16
Amount:$18,600,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher M. Norem, Cole H. Munvez of Parente & Norem, PC
Case:Estate of Volkov v. C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Illinois
17
Amount:$18,130,554.00
Attorneys:James S. Rogers of Law Offices of James S. Rogers; Michael S. Wampold, Felix Gavi Luna of Peterson Wampold Rosato Feldman Luna
Case:Sharkey v. State of Washington, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Failure to Maintain, Emotional Distress, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
18
Amount:$15,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brenden P. Leydon, Nicholas E. Wocl of Wocl Leydon, LLC; Todd S. Miller of Todd S. Miller & Associates
Case:Amparo v. Ayala, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Entrustment, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Connecticut
19
Amount:$14,000,000.00
Attorneys:David R. Williams, Virginia Watson Williams of Williams & Williams
Case:Glover v. Hill, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:South Carolina
20
Amount:$13,185,014.00
Attorneys:Grant L. Davis, Timothy C. Gaarder, Thomas C. Jones, John S. Carroll of Davis Bethune & Jones LLC; James E. Nostdahl, Steven A. Lautt of Pringle & Herigstad, P.C.
Case:Rentz v. BNSF Ry. Co.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Railroad Accident, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort
State:North Dakota
21
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
22
Amount:$12,450,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel O. Goforth, Ryan D. King, Avi Moshenberg of Goforth Law Firm P.C.; Jim S. Hart of Williams Hart Boundas Easterby, LLP
Case:John v. New Prime Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
State:Texas
23
Amount:$12,000,000.00
Attorneys:Corey Arzoumanian, Arash Homampour, Nareen M. Touloumdjian of The Homampour Law Firm, APLC; David H. Greenberg, Emily A. Ruby of Law Office of David H. Greenberg
Case:Courtney v. Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Product Liability, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Strict Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:California
24
Amount:$11,050,000.00
Attorneys:Steven R. Vartazarian, Matthew J. Whibley of The Vartazarian Law Firm, APC; Navid A. Natanian, Edward R. Yaghoubi of Law Offices of Navid A. Natanian, APLC
Case:Estate of Garcia v. TRI-Modal Distribution Services Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:California
25
Amount:$11,041,719.00
Attorneys:Olivier A. Taillieu, Maura Taillieu of The Dominguez Firm
Case:Esparza, et al., v. Win Distribution, Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
26
Amount:$10,026,616.00
Attorneys:Karen E. Terry, Jack P. Hill of Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley; Roger N. Messer of Messer & Messer Law Offices
Case:Estate of Poindexter, et al. v. Zarcharzewski, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
27
Amount:$10,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ramzy P. Ladah of Ladah Law Firm
Case:Livesey v. Skidds, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
State:Nevada
28
Amount:$9,658,894.00
Attorneys:Bill Barton, Brent Barton of Barton Trial Attorneys; Jeffrey R. Davis of Davis Law Firm
Case:Moutal and Newman v. Exel, Inc.
Type:Bicycle Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Oregon
29 (tie)
Amount:$9,000,000.00
Attorneys:Grant L. Davis, Timothy C. Gaarder, Thomas C. Jones, John S. Carroll of Davis Bethune & Jones LLC; Gentner F. Drummond, John S. Farley III of Drummond Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Estate of Knight, JR.,v. BNSF Railway Company, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Railroad Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Oklahoma
29 (tie)
Amount:$9,000,000.00
Attorneys:David M. Beninger, Andrew Hoyal, Robert N. Gellatly of Luvera Law Firm; Kevin P. Durkin, Kristofer S. Riddle, Sean P. Driscoll of Clifford Law Offices, P.C.
Case:Wilmotte v. National Railroad Passenger Corp.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Truck Accident, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Washington
30
Amount:$8,215,218.00
Attorneys:Timothy M. O'Brien, Jeffrey Gaddy of Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor, P.A.
Case:Ngo v. Vitro America, Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Vicarious Liability, Dangerous Instrumentality
State:Florida
31
Amount:$7,150,000.00
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:Powell v. AT&T Corp.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:California
32
Amount:$7,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey K. Kroll, Ava Gehringer of Kaveny + Kroll L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Murray v. Radu, et al.
Type:Bicycle Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Illinois
33
Amount:$6,872,000.00
Attorneys:Ann R. Johnson, Michael Feldman of Finkelstein & Partners, LLP
Case:Dewinkeleer v. Portland Stoneware Packaging Co. Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
34
Amount:$6,450,000.00
Attorneys:Eloy E. Gaitan, Steven J. Kherkher, Cesar Tavares, Jim S. Hart, Kevin C. Haynes of Williams Hart Boundas Easterby, LLP
Case:Galindo, et al. v. Great Southwestern Construction, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Texas
35
Amount:$6,126,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin R. Boyle, Andrew P. Owen, Brian J. Panish, Matthew J. Stumpf of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:HSU v. R & P Food Processing Inc. et al.
Type:Car Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
State:California
36
Amount:$6,103,822.00
Attorneys:Todd S. Bissell, Travis Bissell of Bissell Law Corporation
Case:Sheley v. California Highway Patrol
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
37
Amount:$5,500,000.00
Attorneys:J. Robert Potter, Ted L. Mann, R. Steven Cole of Mann & Potter, PC; Gerald C. Swann, Jr. of Ball, Ball, Matthews & Novak
Case:Estate of D. Peace v. Berkeley Scrap Metal
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:Alabama
38
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
39
Amount:$5,300,000.00
Attorneys:Bradley J. Kaplan of Kaplan Trial Lawyers
Case:Arce v. Amguard Insurance Co.
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Fall, Ladder Accident, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Florida
40
Amount:$5,020,150.00
Attorneys:Roger N. Messer of Messer & Messer Law Offices
Case:Estate of Feketa v. Zacharzewski
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
41
Amount:$5,006,467.00
Attorneys:Christian D. Searcy, Karen E. Terry of Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley
Case:Estate of B.P. v. Estate of Roney
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
42
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ryan A. Casey, Patrick K. Gunning, Brian J. Panish, Adam K. Shea of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Matthew B. Cunningham of Cunningham Law Firm
Case:Estate of Troupe v. Pavestone, L.L.C., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, DUI, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Arizona
43
Amount:$4,820,000.00
Attorneys:Charles E. Finelli of The Law Office of Charles E. Finelli & Associates; Michael E. Garron of Law Office of Michael E. Garron P.C.
Case:Jorge v. Mercedes, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:New York
44
Amount:$4,700,000.00
Attorneys:Spencer P. Browne of Reyes Browne Reilley
Case:Metheny v. Drina Trans Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Underinsured Motorist, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
45
Amount:$4,532,436.00
Attorneys:James R. Murphy, Jr., John D. Barron of James R. Murphy, A Law Corporation
Case:Williams v. Rivera, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
46
Amount:$4,425,000.00
Attorneys:Joshua B. Trumbull, Emily A. Harris of JBT & Associates, P.S.; Ben W. Wells of Ben Wells & Associates; Joel P. Nichols of Deno Millikan Law Firm PLLC
Case:Burns v. Ceva Freight Canada Corp., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Washington
47
Amount:$4,170,173.00
Attorneys:John N. Satcher II of Satcher Law Firm PLLC
Case:Woulard v. Greenwood Motor Lines Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Mississippi
48 (tie)
Amount:$3,500,000.00
Attorneys:Brad J. Brady, Ann C. Gronlund, Cara L. Roberts of Brady Preston Gronlund PC
Case:Estate of Jones v. Naber
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State:Iowa
48 (tie)
Amount:$3,500,000.00
Attorneys:Chuck R. McRae, Michele D. Biegel of McRae Law Firm, PLLC
Case:Gonzalez v. Coastal Industrial Contractors Inc., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Negligent Retention
State:Mississippi
49
Amount:$3,464,288.00
Attorneys:Raymond D. McElfish of McElfish Law Firm; Sandeep G. Agarwal, Bob B. Khakshooy of Law Offices of Bob B. Khakshooy (California Attorney Group)
Case:Qaadir v. Figueroa and Pacifica Trucking
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
50
Amount:$3,328,842.00
Attorneys:Joseph H. Low IV of The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV; Alaa A. Yasin of Dordick Law Corporation
Case:Bibbie v. A-Quality Transport LLC, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California

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