Top 100 Verdicts in the United States in 2020

Top 100 Verdicts in the United States in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 100 plaintiff jury 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 (tie)
Amount: $9,000,000.00
Attorneys: Marc P. Kunen, Jose L. Becerra of The Ferraro Law Firm P.A.
Case: Moure-Cabrera v. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., et al.
Type: Asbestos Exposure, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State: Florida
51 (tie)
Amount: $9,000,000.00
Attorneys: Jason Lesnevec, Michael S. Lamonsoff of Law Offices of Michael S. Lamonsoff P.L.L.C.
Case: Del Valle v. The City of New York
Type: Assault & Battery, Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, False Arrest, Emotional Distress, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort
State: New York
52
Amount: $8,641,800.00
Attorneys: Michael B. MacWilliams, Michael J. Wilson of Venable L.L.P.
Case: Al-Sabah v. Agbodjogbe, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Conspiracy, Fraudulent Concealment, Conversion, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation
State: Maryland
53
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
State: Texas
54 (tie)
Amount: $8,000,000.00
Attorneys: Shawn J. McCann, Jesse E. French of Banafsheh, Danesh & Javid PC
Case: Pulido v. Alameda Unified School District
Type: Negligent Supervision, Professional Malpractice, School Safety, Wrongful Death, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
State: California
54 (tie)
Amount: $8,000,000.00
Attorneys: Brian J. Breiter, Chance J. Pardon of Law Offices of Brian J. Breiter LLP; Steve Hoffman of Steve Hoffman Law Office
Case: Ferrera v. Terminix International Inc.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Toxic Exposure, Work Accident, Negligent Tort
State: California
55
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
State: Texas
56
Amount: $7,285,800.00
Attorneys: John Burris, Benjamin Nisenbaum, Lateef H. Gray of Catalano Law Group
Case: Estate of Tindle v. Mateu
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Wrongful Death, Gunshot Wound, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort
State: California
57
Amount: $7,009,694.00
Attorneys: Michael Ramsden & Theron De Smet of Ramsden Marfice Ealy & De Smet
Case: B.K.L.N., et al. v. Finlay
Type: Assault & Battery, Wrongful Death, Intentional Tort
State: Idaho
58
Amount: $7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Ronald Abramson, David G. Liston, Ari J. Jaffess, Alex G. Patchen of Liston Abramson LLP
Case: Kaufman v. Microsoft Corp.
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State: New York
59
Amount: $6,851,743.00
Attorneys: Beth Bloom of Bloom Law PLLC; Ada Wong, Jordan Wada of AKW Law PC
Case: Goldstine v. FedEx Freight, Inc.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Economic Loss, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State: Washington
60
Amount: $6,348,061.00
Attorneys: Meredith B. Good, Kelly Battley, Alice Emerson of Maune Raichle Hartley French & Mudd L.L.C.
Case: Dillard v. John Crane Inc.
Type: Asbestos Exposure, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability
State: Oregon
61
Amount: $6,333,000.00
Attorneys: Raymond Mariani of Raymond L. Mariani, P.C.; James Puga, Molly Greenblatt, Alex Wilschke of Leventhal & Puga
Case: Blatchley v. St. Anthony Summit Medical Center
Type: Business Liability, Delayed Diagnosis, Failure to Diagnose, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort
State: Colorado
62
Amount: $6,250,000.00
Attorneys: Jordan K. Merson of Merson Law P.L.L.C.
Case: Njinga v. Alexiades, et al.
Type: Business Liability, Medical Malpractice, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Unnecessary Surgery, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: New York
63
Amount: $6,218,046.00
Attorneys: Lin Thunder, Christian Hartley, Kelly Battley, Meredith Good of Maune Raichle Hartley French & Mudd
Case: Miller v. Kaiser Gypsum Co., Inc.
Type: Asbestos Exposure, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Exposure, Defective Product, Mesothelioma, Strict Liability
State: Oregon
64
Amount: $6,185,059.00
Attorneys: Raymond J. Dearie of Dearie Law Group P.S.
Case: Kaden v. Fred Meyers Stores Inc., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State: Washington
65
Amount: $6,050,002.00
Attorneys: Eugene G. Iredale, Julia Yoo, Grace Jun of Iredale and Yoo A.P.C.
Case: Estate of Brown v. Lambert, et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Wrongful Death, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Harassment, Police Misconduct, Unreasonable Search & Seizure
State: California
66
Amount: $6,041,924.00
Attorneys: David A. Shimkin, Paul K. Leary, Dylan M. Alper of Cozen O’Connor
Case: Vopak North America Inc. v. CMAC Construction Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Breach of Warranty, Indemnity, Pollution, Commercial Litigation, Negligent Tort
State: California
67
Amount: $6,000,000.00
Attorneys: Curtis C. Osborne of Osborne Law Firm P.C.; Wade E. Byrd of Law Offices of Wade E. Byrd P.A.
Case: Estate of Pendergrass v. S&D Coffee Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Head-on Collision, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: North Carolina
68
Amount: $5,879,000.00
Attorneys: David E. Shay, Greg B. Whiston of Seigfreid Bingham P.C.
Case: S & H Farm Supply Inc. v. Bad Boy Inc.
Type: Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
State: Missouri
69
Amount: $5,872,150.00
Attorneys: H. Briggs Bedigian, Michael M. McCubbin of Gilman & Bedigian L.L.C.
Case: Estate of Mason v. University of Maryland Medical System Corp.
Type: Business Liability, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Negligent Supervision, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Maryland
70
Amount: $5,750,000.00
Attorneys: Glendell D. Nix, Jacob Diesselhorst, Andy J. Campbell of Maples, Nix & Diesselhorst P.L.L.C
Case: Lewis v. Warren Clinic Inc., et al.
Type: Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Oklahoma
71
Amount: $5,700,000.00
Attorneys: Richard C. McCrea Jr., Catherine H. Molloy, Tristan J. Reiniers of Greenberg Traurig P.A.
Case: Financial Info. Techs. v. iControl Sys.
Type: Deceptive Trade Practices, Intellectual Property Infringement, Tortious Interference, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State: Florida
72 (tie)
Amount: $5,500,000.00
Attorneys: Raoul Felder of Stutman Stutman Lichtenstein & Felder, LLP
Case: Bardwil v. Bardwil
Type: Assault & Battery, Personal Injury, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State: New York
72 (tie)
Amount: $5,500,000.00
Attorneys: Dylan Ruga, Brian Poulter, Allen G. Haroutounian of Stalwart Law Group
Case: Phillips v. Avantgarde Senior Living
Type: Negligent Supervision, Nursing Home Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Fall, Elder Abuse, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
State: California
73
Amount: $5,445,637.00
Attorneys: Matt Powell of MattLaw
Case: Young v. McCoy, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State: Florida
74
Amount: $5,200,000.00
Attorneys: Jennifer Bonjean of Bonjean Law Group P.L.L.C.
Case: Wrice v. Burge, et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Malicious Prosecution, Wrongful Conviction, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Police Misconduct, Spoliation of Evidence
State: Illinois
75
Amount: $5,000,000.00
Attorneys: Norman M. Hobbie, Jacqueline DeCarlo, Justin Lee Klein of Hobbie, Corrigan & DeCarlo P.C.
Case: N.P., Pro Ami v. Lighty, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Burn Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: New Jersey
76
Amount: $4,939,470.00
Attorneys: Rik N. Siro, Eric W. Smith, Athena M. Dickson, Raymond Dake, Ryan P. McEnaney of Siro Smith Dickson P.C.
Case: Salerno v. MPI Management L.L.C., et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State: Missouri
77
Amount: $4,677,880.00
Attorneys: Daniel J. Temming of Robbins, Kelly, Patterson & Tucker
Case: Hanlon v. Henderson, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Ohio
78
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 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
State: Texas
79
Amount: $4,662,572.00
Attorneys: Christopher M. Drury of Dimond Kaplan & Rothstein, PA; Todd L. Wallen of Wallen Kelley
Case: Winkeljohn v. Callari
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort
State: Florida
80 (tie)
Amount: $4,500,000.00
Attorneys: Tanveer A. Shah, Cassidy L. Gerardy of Viper Law Group ; David Chami of Price Law Group P.C.
Case: Jarman v. American Family Ins. Co.
Type: Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Fall, Emotional Distress, Paralysis Injury
State: Arizona
80 (tie)
Amount: $4,500,000.00
Attorneys: Ben Wells of Ben Wells & Associates; Joshua Trumbull, Emily Harris of JBT & Associates
Case: Walter v. Spee West Construction Co.
Type: Construction Accident, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Contractor Negligence, Excavator Accident, Negligent Tort
State: Washington
81
Amount: $4,436,259.00
Attorneys: Michael Armienti of Armienti, DeBellis, Guglielmo & Rhoden L.L.P.
Case: Deflorio v. County of Nassau
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Emergency Vehicle Accident
State: New York
82
Amount: $4,375,018.00
Attorneys: Joseph F. Gaar Jr., Jacob H. Hargett, Jason M. Welborn, Lucas S. Colligan of Gaar Law Firm; Mark T. Murray of Stevenson & Murray
Case: Hall v. Landstar Ranger Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Louisiana
83
Amount: $4,337,157.00
Attorneys: Wesley W. Whitmyer Jr., Andy I. Corea, Brian L. Repper of St. Onge Steward Johnston & Reens L.L.C.; J. Kevin Grogan of Grogan, Tuccillo & Vanderleeden L.L.P.
Case: Bruce Kirby Inc., et al. v. Rastegar, et al.
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, Trademark Infringement, Commercial Litigation
State: Connecticut
84
Amount: $4,241,911.00
Attorneys: Max Silverberg, Alison R. Keenan of Burns & Harris
Case: Fortune v. New York City Housing Authority
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
State: New York
85
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
State: Texas
86
Amount: $4,086,004.00
Attorneys: Michael V. Baxter, William Zoeller of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller & Overbeck P.A
Case: Estate of Sanford v. Vedere, et al.
Type: Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Surgical Error, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Florida
87
Amount: $4,030,000.00
Attorneys: Emil L. Samuels of Kelner & Kelner
Case: Miller v. Camelot Communications Group Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
88 (tie)
Amount: $4,000,000.00
Attorneys: Adam Deutsch of Fiedler Deutsch, LLP
Case: Olken v. Zajac
Type: Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort
State: New York
88 (tie)
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
State: Texas
89
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
State: Texas
90
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
State: Texas
91
Amount: $3,875,000.00
Attorneys: Dwight F. Ritter, Karen Albence of Ritter & Associates
Case: Finlan v. Chase
Type: Assault & Battery, Personal Injury, Wrongful Imprisonment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Sexual Battery
State: California
92
Amount: $3,640,000.00
Attorneys: David Schmid of Stark & Stark
Case: Simmons v. Staples
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Negligent Tort
State: New Jersey
93
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
State: Texas
94
Amount: $3,550,000.00
Attorneys: Charles B. Patrick, Jeffrey L. Haberman, Sarah J. Schultz of Schlesinger Law Offices P.A.; Devin C. Kelly of Roxanne Conlin & Associates P.C.
Case: Nicholson v. Biomet Inc., et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Product Liability, Defective Medical Device, Strict Liability, Design Defect
State: Iowa
95 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Max J Stagliano, Raymond A. Gill of Gill & Chamas L.L.C.
Case: Bennett v. Hill, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Tort
State: New Jersey
95 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: James Wilkens of Sullivan, Papain, Block, McGrath & Cannavo P.C.; Mark L. Bodner of Mark L. Bodner P.C.
Case: Torgut v. The New York and Presbyterian Hospital
Type: Business Liability, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Treat, Failure to Refer, Negligent Tort
State: New York
96
Amount: $3,464,288.00
Attorneys: Raymond D. McElfish of McElfish Law Firm; Bob B. Khakshooy, Sandeep G. Agarwal of Law Offices of Bob B. Khakshooy
Case: Qaadir v. Adan Ordonez Trucking
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Negligent Retention
State: California
97
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
State: Texas
98
Amount: $3,318,593.00
Attorneys: Joseph H. Shaughnessy, Jared Wise, Brian McClain of Morgan & Morgan P.A.
Case: Griggs v. PV Holding Corp., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Florida
99
Amount: $3,300,000.00
Attorneys: Jamie B. Levy, Candice A. Pluchino of Levy Law Firm P.C.
Case: Pagan v. Goldfarb Properties Inc., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Slip & Fall, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State: New York
100
Amount: $3,185,209.00
Attorneys: William Michael Berman of Berman & Riedel; John H. Gomez of Gomez Trial Attorneys
Case: Hernandez v. Wu
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California

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