Top 50 Verdicts in Texas in 2020

Top 50 Verdicts in Texas in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 plaintiff jury verdicts obtained in Texas in the year 2020. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of Texas.

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1
Amount: $506,200,000.00
Attorneys: Mike McCool, Theodore Stevenson III, Holly E. Engelmann, Erik B. Fountain, Steven J. Pollinger, Kevin L. Burgess, Christine M. Woodin, Seth Hasenour, Samuel F. Baxter, Jennifer Leigh Truelove, Jonathan Yim, Christopher P. McNett of McKool Smith P.C.; Jason G. Sheasby, Hong Zhong, Elliot Z. Chen, Ingrid M. Haslund Petersen, Andrew J. Strabone of Irell & Manella L.L.P; David T. DeZern, Jared Hoggan, Jill Bindler of Gray Reed & McGraw L.L.P
Case: Optis Wireless Tech. L.L.C., et al. v. Apple Inc.
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
2
Amount: $102,792,510.00
Attorneys: Robert C. Bunt, Charles Ainsworth of Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth P.C.; Jason G. Sheasby, Ben Hattenbach, Anthony Rowles, Lisa S. Glasser, Andrew J. Strabone of Irell & Manella L.L.P.
Case: USAA v. Wells Fargo Bank N.A.
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
3
Amount: $67,441,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas J. Henry, Robert P. Wilson, Marco Crawford, Reggie Blakely of The Law Offices of Thomas J. Henry
Case: Camacho v. Stewart Builders Inc., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Forklift Accident, Negligent Tort
4
Amount: $33,639,000.00
Attorneys: Art Anderson of Winstead PC
Case: Trinity East Energy, LLC v. City of Dallas, Texas
Type: Breach of Contract, Fraud, Inverse Condemnation, Negligent Misrepresentation, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort
5
Amount: $13,478,106.00
Attorneys: Leon R. Russell of The Russell Law Firm; R. Douglas Gentile of Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes; Frank G. Giunta of Giunta Law, P.C.; Cynthia Hollingsworth of Hollingsworth Walker
Case: Cook v. Valentine
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Brain Injury, Strict Liability, Design Defect
6
Amount: $13,205,841.00
Attorneys: David B. Weinstein, Matthew E. Coveler, Emily J. Bogenschutz of Weinstein Tippetts & Little L.L.P.; Travis C. Barton, Jordan K. Mullins of McGinnis Lochridge L.L.P
Case: Daewoo Intl. Corp. v. Atlas Tubular L.L.C.
Type: Breach of Contract
7
Amount: $10,250,272.00
Attorneys: Langdon ‘Trey’ Smith and Michael Gomez of Jim S. Adler & Associates; Francisco Guerra, IV of Watts Guerra LLP; R. Louis Bratton of The Bratton Firm, P.C.
Case: Espinoza, et al. v. John Christner Trucking LLC, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
8
Amount: $8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Melissa Richards Smith, Harry L. Gillam Jr., of Gillam & Smith L.L.P; Steven D. Moore, Taylor J. Pfingst, Rishi Gupta, Norris P. Boothe, Scott Kolassa, William E. Mosley, Taylor H. Ludlam of Koballa, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton L.L.P
Case: GREE Inc. v. Supercell
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
9
Amount: $7,396,314.00
Attorneys: L. Todd Kelly, Jaime Lynn of The Carlson Law Firm, PC
Case: Claxton v. Rayner, et al.
Type: Business Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Failure to Maintain, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
10
Amount: $4,675,000.00
Attorneys: George L. Salinas Jr., John R. Bozada II of Law Offices of George Salinas P.L.L.C.
Case: Wammack Jr. v. Howell Crane & Rigging Inc.
Type: Failure to Warn, Falling Object, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Negligent Training, Crane Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
11
Amount: $4,109,750.00
Attorneys: William W. Lundquist of Lundquist Law Firm; Robert D. Green, William Jones, Hunter Klein of Green & Klein
Case: Commerce Office Park‐One, L.P. v. Texas Windstorm Ins. Assoc.
Type: Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Property Damage
12
Amount: $4,000,000.00
Attorneys: Muhammad S. Aziz of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner
Case: Pruitt v. Asphalt Zipper Inc.
Type: Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Work Accident, Defective Product, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
13
Amount: $3,941,969.00
Attorneys: Robert E. Goodman Jr., Eric N. Roberson, of Kilgore & Kilgore P.L.L.C
Case: Grim v. City of Denton
Type: Breach of Contract, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
14
Amount: $3,936,826.00
Attorneys: S. Scott West, Maddison M. West of The West Law Firm
Case: Tatom v. Production Specialties Corp., et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Fall, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Design Defect
15
Amount: $3,619,804.00
Attorneys: Millard A. Johnson, Bradley L. DeLuca Johnson DeLuca Kurisky & Gould P.C; Russell Foster, Brandon T. Darden of Carver DardenKoretzky TessierFinn Blossman & Areaux L.L.C
Case: ANKOR E&P Holdings Corp. v. Yazoo Venture L.L.C.
Type: Breach of Contract, Fraud, Misrepresentation, Unjust Enrichment, Quantum Meruit
16
Amount: $3,420,000.00
Attorneys: Michael R. Cowen and Malorie J. Peacock of Cowen Rodriguez and Peacock
Case: Tovar v. M Construction Ltd.
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Wrongful Death, Fall, Negligent Tort
17
Amount: $1,958,500.00
Attorneys: Mike Moriarty of Moriarty Law Firm; Jud Waltman, The Lanier Law Firm, P.C.
Case: Garner v. Waldrop Construction
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Fall, Negligent Tort
18
Amount: $1,586,000.00
Attorneys: Peter Scaff, Mary Frazier, Philip Morgan of Bradley ArantBoult Cummings L.L.P; Rhonda R. Weiner, Gardere Wynne Sewell L.L.P
Case: Ahmed v. Mehta
Type: Fraud, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, Breach of Duty of Care
19
Amount: $1,178,742.00
Attorneys: Matthew L. Benson, of Matthew L. Benson, P.C.
Case: Anson Distributing L.L.C. v. Starco Impex Inc.
Type: Breach of Contract, Fraud, Misrepresentation, Quantum Meruit
20
Amount: $1,135,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas J. Henry, Robert P. Wilson of The Law Offices of Thomas J. Henry
Case: Jackson v. Texdoor Transportation, L.L.C., et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
21
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Elizabeth Wang, Gayle Horn, Jonathan I. Loevy, Megan Pierce, Rachel Steinback of Loevy & Loevy
Case: Winfrey Jr. v. Johnson
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Wrongful Imprisonment, False Arrest, Intentional Tort, Police Misconduct, Unreasonable Search & Seizure, Spoliation of Evidence
22
Amount: $736,000.00
Attorneys: Carnegie Mims, Husein Hadi of the Hadi Law Firm
Case: Gonzalez v. GEICO
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Deceptive Trade Practices, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Consumer Protection, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
23
Amount: $681,850.00
Attorneys: Adam Lewis, Joseph McGowin of Arnold & Itkin LLP; Aron Hutchins of Holt Hutchins PLLC
Case: Elrod v. Siegert Water Wells, Inc. et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
24
Amount: $600,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin Camp, John Roven of Roven Camp, PLLC; Jeffrey Chod of Chod Law, LLC
Case: Bailey v. Union Pacific Railroad Co.
Type: Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, FELA, Negligent Tort
25
Amount: $565,268.00
Attorneys: Luisa F. Calderon of Ferguson BraswellFraser Kubasta P.C.; Charles B. Holm, Peter J. Bambace, Kyle M. Smith, Kevin D. Didway of Holm Bambace L.L.P
Case: J Bar Consol. L.L.C. v. GTM Real Estate Partners L.L.C.
Type: Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Fraud, Quantum Meruit, Civil Theft
26
Amount: $521,872.00
Attorneys: Jerry C. Alexander of Passman & Jones A.P.C
Case: Reliance Prop. Mgmt. Inc. v. Central Ins. Cos.
Type: Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Deceptive Trade Practices, Insurance Bad Faith, Consumer Protection
27
Amount: $490,000.00
Attorneys: Kyle L. Dickson, Patrick C. Bates of Murray Lobb P.L.L.C
Case: Traffic Sys. Constr. Inc. v. C&D Scrap Metal Recyclers Co. Inc.
Type: Conspiracy, Fraud, Misrepresentation, Conversion, Intentional Tort
28
Amount: $487,637.00
Attorneys: Armin R. Mizani of Mizani Law Firm; Patrick Gallaghe of J. Patrick Gallagher P.C; Thomas M. Michel of Griffith Jay & Michel L.L.P
Case: Arce v. Nelson, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
29
Amount: $470,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel B. Linebaugh, Timothy R. Allen of The Linebaugh Law Firm P.C
Case: Hodges v. Steadham Trucking Co.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Underinsured Motorist, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
30
Amount: $425,000.00
Attorneys: Gregory N. Jones of Law Office of Gregory N. Jones
Case: The HouReal Corp. v. Rescue Concepts Inc.
Type: Breach of Contract
31
Amount: $416,448.00
Attorneys: Robert D. Crain, Quentin Brogdon, Darrell W. Calvin Jr., of Crain Lewis Brogdon L.L.P
Case: Burgar v. USAA
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
32
Amount: $414,537.15
Attorneys: Lisa Norman, Kathryn Baird of Andrews Myers, P.C.; Jiten Khurana of The Khurana Law Firm
Case: Horizon International Group, LLC v. Armstrong Field Services, LLC
Type: Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
33
Amount: $337,760.00
Attorneys: James R. Ames, Steve Samples of Samples Ames P.L.L.C
Case: Hill v. Mendes, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
34
Amount: $235,000.00
Attorneys: Wesley H. M. Gould, Gregory H. Bevel of Rochelle McCullough L.L.P.
Case: Appleby v. Home Depot
Type: Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Forklift Accident, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
35
Amount: $213,596.00
Attorneys: Keith W. Lapeze, Taylor L. Shipman of Lapeze & Johns P.L.L.C
Case: Gonzalez, et al. v. Hjerpe, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Negligent Retention
36
Amount: $188,739.00
Attorneys: Brian W. Zimmerman, David M. Scott of Zimmerman, Axelrad, Meyer, Stern & Wise P.C
Case: Houstonian Home Renovations L.L.C. v. Conely
Type: Breach of Contract, Unjust Enrichment, Promissory Note, Quantum Meruit, Promissory Estoppel
37
Amount: $186,000.00
Attorneys: Robbie Malone, Xerxes Martin, Jin S. Shin of Malone Frost Martin P.L.L.C
Case: United My Funds L.L.C. v. Perera
Type: Conspiracy, Fraud, Conversion, Intentional Tort
38
Amount: $165,000.00
Attorneys: Brett S. Thomas of Roebuck & Thomas P.L.L.C
Case: Markham v. Patterson-UTI Drilling Co.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, Negligent Tort
39
Amount: $162,256.00
Attorneys: Victor R. Rodriguez, Amy K. Witherite of Witherite Law Group
Case: Stewart-Osarvonamen v. Reynolds
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
40
Amount: $153,044.00
Attorneys: John M. Padilla, James Rodriguez, Joaquin Rodriguez, Zachary F. Caballero of Padilla & Rodriguez L.L.P.
Case: Torres v. Anderson
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
41
Amount: $151,658.00
Attorneys: J. Martin Futrell, Amy K. Witherite of Eberstein & Witherite L.L.P
Case: Gallimore v. Escobar, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
42
Amount: $151,500.00
Attorneys: Ethan L. Shaw, Rachel Crutchfield, John P. Cowart of Shaw Cowart L.L.P
Case: Johnson v. Mercury Cnty. Mut. Ins. Co.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
43
Amount: $144,246.00
Attorneys: Zachary D. Herbert of Herbert Law Group P.L.L.C
Case: Coley v. Allstate Fire and Cas. Ins. Co.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
44
Amount: $128,069.00
Attorneys: Raymond D. Martinez, Jonathan L.R. Baeza of Martinez & Martinez Law Firm
Case: Burns v. Nielsen
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Harassment
45
Amount: $125,356.00
Attorneys: Kimberly G. Kleinhans, Keith L. Kleinhans of Law Office of KG P.L.L.C; Timothy B. Moss, Blake C. Erskine Jr., Mark B. Blackburn of Erskine & Blackburn L.L.P
Case: Thomas v. Herbst
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
46
Amount: $119,850.00
Attorneys: Zachary O. Luce, F. Scott De La Garza of DLG Luce Salazar P.L.L.C; Jeremy R. Sloan of Chunn, Price, Harris & Sloan P.L.L.C.,
Case: Ruiz v. Chavarria
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
47
Amount: $119,050.00
Attorneys: Abraham Garcia of Abraham Garcia, Attorney at Law
Case: Velazquez v. Davis
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
48
Amount: $117,985.00
Attorneys: Karishma Patel Sandesara of Jim S. Adler & Associates
Case: Gilhooly v. Allstate Fire and Casualty Ins. Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Uninsured Motorist
49
Amount: $112,000.00
Attorneys: J. Luke Dow, David C. Wenholz, Sean B. Swords of Wenholz Dow P.C.
Case: Brown, et al. v. DCOMM Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
50
Amount: $100,426.00
Attorneys: Joshua P. Davis of Davis Law Group
Case: Walker-Sanneh v. Lewis
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior

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