Top 100 Personal Injury Verdicts in the United States in 2020

Top 100 Personal Injury Verdicts in the United States in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 100 personal injury verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2020. 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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51
Amount:$3,151,774.00
Attorneys:Andrew C. Meyer of Lubin & Meyer P.C.
Case:Antonio v. Medlock
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Negligent Tort, Neurosurgery Malpractice
State:Massachusetts
52
Amount:$3,146,500.00
Attorneys:Franklin R. Strokoff of The Rothenberg Law Firm L.L.P.
Case:Hozey v. American Multi-Cinema Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
53
Amount:$3,061,682.00
Attorneys:Daniel J. Caplis, Babar Waheed, Ethan A. McQuinn of The Dan Caplis Law Firm L.L.C.; Bradley A. Levin, Elisabeth Owen of Levin Sitcoff P.C.
Case:Dahmer v. Palm
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Emotional Distress, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:Colorado
54 (tie)
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Matthew S. Martin of Law Office of Matthew Scott Martin L.L.C.; Cheryl Louise Trine of Cheryl Louise Trine Law Firm
Case:Moncher v. Percival
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Negligent Tort, Amputation
State:Colorado
54 (tie)
Amount:$3,000,000.00
Attorneys:Ernest Buonocore of Shapiro Law Offices, PLLC
Case:Appleyard v. Tigges
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
55
Amount:$2,855,000.00
Attorneys:Rachel O’Neal of Law Office of Rachel F. O’Neal d/b/a O’Neal Law Firm
Case:Ziady v. St. Onge Carneiro, et al.
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Oregon
56
Amount:$2,840,765.00
Attorneys:Jeremy M. Paul, Giovanni Stewart, Michael Fox Orr of Orr Cook.
Case:Wildes v. Northern Florida Transportation Group L.L.C., et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Florida
57
Amount:$2,811,084.00
Attorneys:David Resnick of David Resnick & Associates P.C.
Case:Dowdy v. The Brooklyn Hospital Center
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:New York
58
Amount:$2,730,572.00
Attorneys:Sarah Fleming, James Gooding, Anne R. Vankirk of GLP Attorneys PS Inc.
Case:Griswold v. Fred Meyer Stores Inc.
Type:Business Liability, Failure to Warn, Falling Object, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
59
Amount:$2,716,500.00
Attorneys:Pius Joseph of Law Offices of Pius Joseph
Case:Jimenez v. Badio, et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Retention
State:California
60
Amount:$2,645,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey Patti of Patti & Patti, LLC
Case:Gates v. Passaaic County
Type:Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New Jersey
61
Amount:$2,545,000.00
Attorneys:William F. Ruiz, Sarah E. Gilson, David L. Amell of Maune Raichle Hartley French & Mudd LLC
Case:Wilgenbusch v. Metalclad Insulation LLC
Type:Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Design Defect
State:California
62
Amount:$2,500,000.00
Attorneys:Atticus N. Wegman of Aitken Aitken Cohn
Case:Barraza v. Ginther
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
63
Amount:$2,499,208.00
Attorneys:Jerold “Gene” Sullivan, John K. Sullivan, David Ebenhack of Sullivan & Sullivan
Case:Blasing v. M703 Kroger West/Ralphs
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:California
64
Amount:$2,455,273.00
Attorneys:Daniel J. Caplis, Michael P. Kane, Michael Annerino of The Dan Caplis Law Firm L.L.C.
Case:Herbka v. Metro Care Ambulance L.L.C.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Colorado
65
Amount:$2,300,000.00
Attorneys:James J. Waldenberger, Charles Becker of Kline & Specter, P.C.
Case:Getting v. Mark Sales and Leasing Inc., et al.
Type:Personal Injury, Product Liability, Negligent Tort, Amputation
State:Pennsylvania
66
Amount:$2,239,350.00
Attorneys:Armen M. Tashjian of Law Offices of Armen M. Tashjian; Stephen L. Bucklin of Bucklin Law Firm APC
Case:Cassady v. LACMTA
Type:Bicycle Accident, Bus Accident, Business Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
67
Amount:$2,221,768.00
Attorneys:Daniel Benji, Albert Ng of Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley; Nicole Dolle of RMD Law
Case:Collazo v. County of Orange
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
68
Amount:$2,150,000.00
Attorneys:Corey A. Holton of Bachus & Schanker L.L.C.
Case:Hodge v. Waterpark II and III LLC, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:Colorado
69
Amount:$2,107,966.00
Attorneys:Gary Silverstein of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff L.L.P.
Case:Best v. Vaynman, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
70
Amount:$2,100,000.00
Attorneys:John L. Nisivaco of Chicago Injury Lawyers, LLC
Case:Perez v. Larry’s Cartage Co., Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Illinois
71
Amount:$2,011,845.00
Attorneys:John Zaremba of Zaremba, Brownell & Brown P.L.L.C.
Case:Impoco v. Marjam Supply Co. Inc., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:New York
72 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Robert L. Mitchell of Cunningham Bounds L.L.C.
Case:Gant v. Southeastern Freight Lines Inc.
Type:Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Emergency Vehicle Accident
State:Alabama
72 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Raquel Greenberg of Greenberg Law PC
Case:Ryan v. PCV St Owner LP, et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Workplace Negligence, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State:New York
73
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
State:Texas
74
Amount:$1,950,000.00
Attorneys:John T. Stamps, III of The Stamps Law Group, LLC; T. Tom Perry, Jr. of Manley Traeger Perry Stapp & Compton
Case:Jordan v. Cheeks, et al.
Type:Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Alabama
75
Amount:$1,925,000.00
Attorneys:Valerie J. Lauriello of Law Office of Michael D. Flynn
Case:Grosso v. Long Island R.R. Co.
Type:Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, FELA, Negligent Tort
State:New York
76
Amount:$1,876,346.00
Attorneys:Scott Kang, Natasha Cobb of Kang Law Group
Case:Pecora v. Silva, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State:Oregon
77
Amount:$1,800,000.00
Attorneys:G. Rutledge Durant of Riesen Durant
Case:Glenney v. Robertson
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort
State:South Carolina
78
Amount:$1,755,500.00
Attorneys:Jerold “Gene” Sullivan, David Ebenhack of Sullivan & Sullivan
Case:Smith v. Jennison
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
79
Amount:$1,753,220.00
Attorneys:Frank F. Fernandez III, The Fernandez Firm; Daniel A. Iracki, Howard C. Coker, Janeen M. Kirch of Coker Law
Case:Looney v. Crime, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
80
Amount:$1,700,000.00
Attorneys:Gary D. Ginsberg of Ginsberg & O'Connor, PC
Case:Wacker v. Magasiny, et al.
Type:Delayed Diagnosis, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New Jersey
81
Amount:$1,689,000.00
Attorneys:David P. Roosa, Kenneth R. Friedman of Friedman Rubin PLLP
Case:Dallo v. Holland America Line N.V. LLC
Type:Business Liability, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Maritime Injury
State:Washington
82
Amount:$1,687,500.00
Attorneys:Taylor Ernst, Don Ernst of Ernst Law Group
Case:Flick v. Reyes
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, DUI, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
State:California
83
Amount:$1,669,875.00
Attorneys:Robert J. Galamaga of Lamchick Law Group P.A
Case:Lynn v. Calusa Club Village Prop. Owners Ass'n Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
84
Amount:$1,639,045.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey A. Danzig, Ven R. Johnson of Johnson Law P.L.C.
Case:Sanderson v. Wright, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Michigan
85
Amount:$1,621,500.00
Attorneys:Matthew J. Hammer, Lindsay Boese of The Deters Law Firm P.S.C.
Case:Atwood, et al. v. Durrani, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Unnecessary Surgery, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Ohio
86
Amount:$1,598,759.00
Attorneys:Adam G. Kornblau of Kornblau & Kornblau P.C.; Mark H. Riesenfeld of Law Office of Mark H. Riesenfeld
Case:Toch v. Evans
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
87
Amount:$1,563,315.00
Attorneys:Lawrence J. Bohannon of Lawrence J. Bohannon P.A
Case:Brown v. Universal Prop. & Cas. Ins. Co., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Personal Injury, Fall, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
88
Amount:$1,550,000.00
Attorneys:Peter W. Kolp of Peter Kolp, PC; Nick Gjelaj, Pat Mullaney of Mullaney & Gjelaj, PLLC
Case:Buckner v. Mcgill
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:New York
89
Amount:$1,520,834.00
Attorneys:Todd D. Greenberg of Addabbo & Greenberg
Case:Davis v. MTA Long Island Rail Road
Type:Business Liability, Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Fall, Negligent Tort
State:New York
90
Amount:$1,486,731.00
Attorneys:Bryan J. Clifton of Law Offices of Bryan J. Clifton
Case:J.G., Pro Ami, et al. v. Oxnard Union High School District, et al.
Type:Assault & Battery, Personal Injury, School Safety, Emotional Distress, Breach of Duty of Care, Failure to Supervise, Negligent Tort
State:California
91
Amount:$1,482,000.00
Attorneys:Katherine Moorhouse of Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman L.L.C.,
Case:Verdin v. Magiera
Type:Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:Illinois
92
Amount:$1,428,033.00
Attorneys:Christopher B. Dolan, Lourdes DeArmas, Taylor French of Dolan Law Firm PC; Gerard L. Friend, Edgar Vera of Law Office of Gerard L. Friend
Case:Argueta v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Emergency Vehicle Accident
State:California
93
Amount:$1,406,009.00
Attorneys:Daniel W. Courtney of Daniel W. Courtney P.A; Roy J. Kahn of Roy J. Kahn P.A.
Case:Rodriguez v. GFM Operations Inc.
Type:Assault & Battery, Business Liability, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Security, Intentional Tort, Failure to Train, Failure to Hire, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
94
Amount:$1,382,000.00
Attorneys:Jonathan C. Teller, Daniel Desantis, Bobby Saadian, Megan Lazar of Wilshire Law Firm
Case:Stewart v. Wake
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
95
Amount:$1,370,935.00
Attorneys:Elise R. Sanguinetti, Jamie G. Goldstein of Arias, Sanguinetti, Wang & Torrijos LLP
Case:Dewitt v. Jimenez
Type:Falling Object, Personal Injury, Fall, Negligent Tort
State:California
96
Amount:$1,285,437.00
Attorneys:G. Dana Scruggs, Samuel Forbes-Roberts, David A. Fulton of Scruggs, Spini & Fulton
Case:Palochak v. Arcilla
Type:Nursing Home Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Elder Abuse, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
State:California
97
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Brian J. Breiter, Chance J. Pardon, Jeffrey J. Twomey of Law Offices of Brian J. Breiter LLP
Case:Kozlovsky v. Zilbershertyn
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
98
Amount:$1,198,643.00
Attorneys:Martin Jaffe, Brian McClain of Morgan & Morgan, PA
Case:Hajdasz v. Magic Burgers, LLC
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Restaurant Negligence, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
99
Amount:$1,136,211.00
Attorneys:John Danzi of Law Office of Robert F. Danzi; Brandon M. Cruz of Bongiorno Law Firm P.L.L.C.
Case:Vailes v. Molloy College
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State:New York
100
Amount:$1,135,346.00
Attorneys:David Mann of Ledger Law
Case:Bryant v. Brundage-Bone Concrete Pumping, Inc.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
State:Washington

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