Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in California in 2020

Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in California in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 10 personal injury settlements obtained in California in the year 2020. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, as well as those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 10 Personal Injury Settlements in California in 2020) you have also made the list of Top 20 Personal Injury Settlements in California in 2020.

Important: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another settlement should be on this list, please submit it to us today.

1
Amount:$30,350,000.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Panish, Daniel W. Dunbar, Alexander J. Behar of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Donnelly v. Mountain View Tire & Service Inc., et al.
Type:Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Quadriplegia, Paralysis Injury
2
Amount:$11,250,000.00
Attorneys:Tina Eshghieh of The Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi, PC
Case:Morales v. Construction Group Staffing
Type:Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury, Fall, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury
3
Amount:$9,900,000.00
Attorneys:Laura Frances Donaldson, Marilyn Bednarski, Ronald O. Kaye of McLane Bednarski & Litt LLP
Case:Kolb v. County of Placer, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Gunshot Wound, Intentional Tort, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Paralysis Injury
4
Amount:$9,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brian Beecher, Tina Eshghieh, Arash Khorsandi of The Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi, PC
Case:Meneses Valera v. 510 Brush Street, LP
Type:Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Brain Injury, Fall, Negligent Tort
5
Amount:$8,500,000.00
Attorneys:Luis A. Carrillo, Michael Carrillo of Carrillo Law Firm, LLP; Dale K. Galipo of Law Offices of Dale K. Galipo
Case:Perez v. City of Pasadena
Type:Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Prison Negligence, Failure to Supervise, Negligent Tort
6
Amount:$8,000,000.00
Attorneys:Gary A. Dordick, Christopher V. Bulone of Dordick Law Corporation
Case:Terry v. Meadowbrook Meat Co.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
7
Amount:$6,975,000.00
Attorneys:Colin M. Jones, of Wilshire Law Firm
Case:Auto Driver v. Auto Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
8
Amount:$6,000,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin Boyle, Matthew Stumpf of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case:Watkins v. LACMTA
Type:Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
9
Amount:$5,500,000.00
Attorneys:Gloria Allred, Michael Maroko, Marcus Spiegel, Christina Cheung of Allred, Maroko & Goldberg
Case:Doe, Jane v. County of Los Angeles, et al.
Type:Assault & Battery, Civil Rights Violation, Government Negligence, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Rape, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Intentional Tort, Negligent Hiring, Emotional Distress, First Amendment Violation, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention, Sexual Battery
10
Amount:$5,300,000.00
Attorneys:Tina B. Odjaghian of Odjaghian Law Group
Case:Arana v. Aries Roofing Co.
Type:Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort

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