Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in California in 2020

Top 20 Pedestrian Accident Settlements in California in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 pedestrian accident 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.

For firms that have made the list and would like to signify their achievement on their website or in other marketing materials, TopVerdict.com has issued a special electronic badge that is available for purchase here.

If you are the attorney who obtained one of the 20 settlements on this list, you can display a separate, personalized badge on your bio page to showcase your victory and potentially generate more business for your firm. You can buy your personalized attorney badge here. You can also obtain a personalized plaque to display in your office.

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:$12,250,000.00
Attorneys:Court B. Purdy, William M. Paoli of Paoli & Purdy P.C.
Case:Estate of Shear v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
2
Amount:$11,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brian Breiter, Peter Diamond of Law Offices of Brian Breiter, LLP
Case:Estate of Pedestrian v. Motorist
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
3
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Frank Perez, Miguel G. Caballero of Perez & Caballero APC
Case:Hernandez v. County of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident, Emergency Vehicle Accident
4
Amount:$3,900,000.00
Attorneys:Garet D. O’Keefe, Amy O’Keefe of O’Keefe & O’Keefe LLP
Case:Salazar v. Magic Gourmet Trading Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident, Catastrophic Injury
5
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Greyson M. Goody, Robert T. Simon of The Simon Law Group, LLP
Case:Estate of Gonzalez v. Downing Construction Inc.
Type:Business Liability, Construction Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
6
Amount:$2,100,000.00
Attorneys:Arash H. Zabetian of The Zabetian Firm; Haytham Faraj of The Law Offices of Haytham Faraj; Tigran Martinian of Martinian & Associates
Case:Collins v. Stockton Covenant Church
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
7
Amount:$2,025,000.00
Attorneys:James P. Carr, Tyler J. Barnett of Yuhl Carr LLP
Case:Kulig v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
8
Amount:$1,850,000.00
Attorneys:Walter H. Walker, III of Walker, Hamilton & Koenig, LLP
Case:Sims v. City of Richmond, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Uninsured Motorist, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Amputation
9
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Judd Allen, Brian Beecher, Arash Khorsandi of The Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi, PC
Case:Alvarenga v. Muniain
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
10
Amount:$1,275,000.00
Attorneys:Richard C. Watters of Miles, Sears & Eanni
Case:Pedestrian v. Owner of the Bus, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
11
Amount:$1,250,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin T. Ikuta of Hodes Milman LLP
Case:Kaku v. Foto
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
12 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Renee J. Nordstrand, Douglas M. Black of NordstrandBlack PC
Case:Hanson v. City of Santa Barbara, et al.
Type:Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
12 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Arin Khodaverdian of Alpine Law Group, P.C.
Case:Pedestrian v. Truck Driver
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
13
Amount:$998,080.00
Attorneys:Dawn L. Hassell, Lisa Villasenor of The Hassell Law Group, P.C.
Case:Pedestrian v. Tow Truck Driver, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Catastrophic Injury
14
Amount:$925,000.00
Attorneys:Dawn L. Hassell, Judy Graziano of The Hassell Law Group, P.C.
Case:Goulis-Nijessen v. San Mateo County Transit District
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
15
Amount:$850,000.00
Attorneys:Donald C. Randolph, Stephan J. Chichportich of Randolph & Associates
Case:Garcia-Valle v. Honor, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
16
Amount:$750,000.00
Attorneys:Siamak Vaziri, David C. Shay of Vaziri Law Group
Case:Estate of Moon v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
17
Amount:$700,000.00
Attorneys:R. Brian Kramer of Law Office of R. Brian Kramer; Estela Richeda of Law Office of Estela Richeda
Case:Mercado v. Alvarez, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
18
Amount:$650,000.00
Attorneys:Robert T. Simon, Greyson M. Goody of The Simon Law Group LLP; Ron A. Rosen Janfaza, Ilan N. Rosen Janfaza of Law Offices of Ron A. Rosen Janfaza
Case:Milstein v. California Department of Transportation
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
19 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Arin Khodaverdian of Alpine Law Group, P.C.
Case:Estate of Pedestrian v. Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
19 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:Arin Khodaverdian of Alpine Law Group, P.C.
Case:Estate of Pedestrian v. Driver
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
19 (tie)
Amount:$500,000.00
Attorneys:James D. Rush of Rush Injury Law
Case:Pedestrian v. Truck Driver
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
20 (tie)
Amount:$400,000.00
Attorneys:Rodrigo Suarez of Law Offices of Jacob Emrani
Case:Miranda v. Bradley
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
20 (tie)
Amount:$400,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas C. Rowley, Stephen K. McElroy, Josh M. Dowell of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley LLP; Chris A. Allgreen of McMahon & Allgreen
Case:Estate of Rubaloff v. State of California, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident

Share this page with your colleagues

Follow us on social media

Our Customers

Weitz & Luxenberg Waters Kraus Paul Foran Glennon Silver Golub North Deutsch Shegerian Davidson Bowie Freedman Boyd Lewis Rice Romano Schlesinger