Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in the United States in 2020

Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in the United States in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 motor vehicle accident settlements obtained in the United States 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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21
Amount: $4,400,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher DiGirolamo of Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi
Case: Polifonte v. D’Amario-Aubin
Type: Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury, Paralysis Injury
State: New Jersey
22
Amount: $4,125,000.00
Attorneys: Colin M. Jones of Wilshire Law Firm
Case: Motorcyclist v. Truck Driver
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State: California
23
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
State: California
24
Amount: $3,625,000.00
Attorneys: Paul J. Edelstein of Edelsteins, Faegenburg & Brown LLP
Case: McGhee-Mack v. Harley, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: New York
25
Amount: $3,550,000.00
Attorneys: Edward Capozzi, Corey Dietz of Brach Eichler
Case: Garris v. City of Paterson
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New Jersey
26 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew Owen of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case: Cheong v. Collopy
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
26 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Arash Khorsandi, Brian Beecher, Judd Allen of The Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi, PC
Case: Mora v. Valley Forge
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
27
Amount: $3,449,900.00
Attorneys: Patrick J. Mullaney of Mullaney & Gjelaj, PLLC
Case: Poletayev v. Danna, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Emergency Vehicle Accident
State: New York
28
Amount: $3,400,000.00
Attorneys: David S. Levy, Moshe Borukh of Spar & Bernstein P.C.
Case: Estate of S.P. v Denali Water Solutions, LLC, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
29
Amount: $3,300,000.00
Attorneys: Greg Prosmushkin, of Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin, P.C.
Case: Estate of Motorcyclist v. Bus Co.
Type: Bus Accident, Business Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State: Pennsylvania
30
Amount: $3,255,000.00
Attorneys: Ryan H. Anderson, R. Matthew Graham, Anne I. Allen of Thompson Law LLP
Case: Allen v. USAA General Indemnity Co., et. al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Catastrophic Injury
State: Texas
31 (tie)
Amount: $3,250,000.00
Attorneys: Mike Kazerouni, Abbas Kazerounian, Assal Assassi of Kazerouni Law Group, APC
Case: Auto Driver v. Auto Driver
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
31 (tie)
Amount: $3,250,000.00
Attorneys: Edward Horn of Law Office of Edward Horn; Terrence L. Tarver of Tarver Law Firm, P.C.
Case: Estate of Espinal v. The State of New York
Type: Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
32
Amount: $3,200,000.00
Attorneys: Joseph D. Morath of Connors LLP
Case: Dunn v. Covanta Niagara I, LLC, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Contractor Negligence, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
33
Amount: $3,100,000.00
Attorneys: Judd F. Kleeger of Hecht Kleeger & Damashek, PC
Case: Harderman v. NYCTA, et al.
Type: Bus Accident, Business Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
34 (tie)
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
State: California
34 (tie)
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: Howard S. Blumenthal of The Barnes Firm
Case: Hernandez v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort
State: California
34 (tie)
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas J. Brandi, Brian J. Malloy of The Brandi Law Firm
Case: Torres v. State of California, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California
35
Amount: $2,950,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel Miller of Wilshire Law Firm
Case: Motorcyclist v. Auto Driver
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
36
Amount: $2,900,000.00
Attorneys: Lauren D. Fraser of Javerbaum, Wurgaft, Hicks, Kahn, Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
Case: DeMario, et al. v. Supreme Mulch LLC, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Paralysis Injury
State: New Jersey
37 (tie)
Amount: $2,750,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin Crockett of Sweet James LLP
Case: Starbuck v. Wilkins
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Catastrophic Injury
State: California
37 (tie)
Amount: $2,750,000.00
Attorneys: Jonathan Michaels of MLG, APLC
Case: Vargas v. Muller
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
37 (tie)
Amount: $2,750,000.00
Attorneys: Matt Wurdeman of Connelly Law Offices
Case: Passenger v. Auto Driver
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State: Washington
38 (tie)
Amount: $2,400,000.00
Attorneys: Joseph LaBarbiera of LaBarbiera & Martinez
Case: Ibanez v. Hurtadao, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New Jersey
38 (tie)
Amount: $2,400,000.00
Attorneys: Ray Kahler, Keith Kessler, Paul Stritmatter, Brian Ladenburg of Stritmatter Kessler Koehler Moore
Case: Hammons v. State of Washington, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
State: Washington
39 (tie)
Amount: $2,300,000.00
Attorneys: Jack J. Casciato of Clifford Law Offices
Case: Murphy v. LTI Trucking, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State: Illinois
39 (tie)
Amount: $2,300,000.00
Attorneys: Marc Reibman, Steven Weiner of Reibman & Weiner
Case: Barrett v. Holohan
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: New York
39 (tie)
Amount: $2,300,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen Z. Williamson of Law Office of Stephen Z. Williamson, P.L.L.C.
Case: Morel v. The State of New York
Type: Bus Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: New York
40
Amount: $2,200,000.00
Attorneys: Maridith Ramsey, Chris Davis of Davis Law Group
Case: Passenger v. Auto Driver
Type: Breach of Contract, Car Accident, Insurance Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Underinsured Motorist, Consumer Protection
State: Washington
41
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
State: California
42
Amount: $2,035,413.00
Attorneys: Sumeet Kaul of Morgan & Morgan
Case: Patel v. Raczka
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Scooter Accident, Negligent Tort
State: Florida
43
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
State: California
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew C. Bryman, Mark D. Apelian of Bryman & Apelian
Case: Ruparelia v. A&R Telecom Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: California
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Arash Zabetian of Martinian & Associates Inc.; Haytham Faraj of Law Offices of Haytham Faraj PLLC
Case: Garcia v. Gonzalez, et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State: California
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Brian P. Murphy of Rappaport, Glass, Levine & Zullo, LLP
Case: Schinina v. Musillo
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: New York
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Darren T. Moore of The Law Offices of Darren T. Moore PC
Case: Lopez v. ECCO, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New York
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Edward J. Rebenack of Rebenack Aronow & Mascolo LLP
Case: Estrada v. Sasso
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New Jersey
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Gary Slobin of Alpert Slobin & Rubenstein LLP
Case: Palumbo v. City of New York, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New York
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: John F. Denove, Alicia S. Curran, Kyle Tracy of Cheong, Denove, Rowell & Bennett
Case: Rodriguez v. County of Los Angeles
Type: Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Lisle W. Blackbourn of Godfrey, Liebsle, Blackbourn & Howarth S.C.
Case: G.V., Pro Ami v. Pope Transport Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Underinsured Motorist, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Training, Negligent Entrustment, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Negligent Retention, Paraplegia, Paralysis Injury
State: Wisconsin
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael A. Haggard, Adam C. Finkel of The Haggard Law Firm P.A.; Michael S. Davis of Boone & Davis P.A
Case: Estate of Greco v. Round Up Country L.L.C., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Florida
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael P. O'Connor of Thon Beck Vanni Callahan & Powell
Case: Tor v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Emergency Vehicle Accident
State: California
44 (tie)
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Nicholas J. Leonardis of Stathis & Leonardis, LLC
Case: Pollard v. EAB Transport Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New Jersey
45
Amount: $1,990,000.00
Attorneys: Roy T. Willey, IV, Eric M. Poulin, Lane D. Jefferies of Anastopoulo Law Firm, LLC
Case: Passenger v. Trucking Co., et al.
Type: Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort
State: South Carolina
46
Amount: $1,952,616.00
Attorneys: Robin J. Bond of Douglas & London P.C.
Case: K.W., Pro Ami v. Stewart, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: New York
47
Amount: $1,900,000.00
Attorneys: Michael D. Herman of Herman Khan, PC
Case: Bonner v. Spargo
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State: California
48 (tie)
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Colin M. Jones of Wilshire Law Firm
Case: Auto Driver v. Auto Driver
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
48 (tie)
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Colin M. Jones of Wilshire Law Firm
Case: Agundez v. Smokey Points Distributing Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: California
48 (tie)
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
State: California
49 (tie)
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Tamara Vannah of Vannah & Vannah; Michael C. Van, Travis J. Robertson of Shumway Van
Case: James v. Outdoor Promotions Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Nevada
49 (tie)
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Raymond A. Gill Jr. of Gill & Chamas L.L.C.
Case: Brown v. Cohen, et al.
Type: Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, School Bus Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: New Jersey
50
Amount: $1,750,000.00
Attorneys: Stephen J. Murphy, Michael J. Hurwitz of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP
Case: Diaz v. American B D Co., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: New York

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