Top 10 Verdicts in California in 2021

Top 10 Verdicts in California in 2021We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 10 plaintiff's jury verdicts obtained in California in the year 2021. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of California.

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Amount: $177,792,640.00
Attorneys: Daralyn Durie of Durie Tangri, LLP
Case: Plexxikon Inc. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Type: Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
Amount: $155,400,000.00
Attorneys: Carney Shegerian of Shegerian & Associates
Case: Rudnicki v. Farmers Insurance Exchange
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
Amount: $136,900,000.00
Attorneys: Lawrence A. Organ, Navruz Avloni, Cimone A. Nunley of California Civil Rights Law Group; J. Bernard Alexander of Alexander Krakow + Glick L.L.P.
Case: Diaz v. Tesla Inc.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Negligent Supervision, Race Discrimination, Labor & Employment, Emotional Distress, Racial Harassment, Workplace Harassment, Wrongful Demotion, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention
Amount: $120,000,000.00
Attorneys: Khail Parris, Rex Parris of Parris Law Firm; James M. Baratta of Grant, Genovese & Baratta LLP; Stephen L. Rishoff, Brittney M. Baca of Accident Attorneys
Case: Equihua v. Chausse
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
Amount: $73,039,191.00
Attorneys: Jean M. Pledger of Pledger Law, PC; Chris Tayback, Scott Watson, Valerie Lozano of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan
Case: TRC Operating Co. Inc. v. Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Type: Business Liability, Economic Loss, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort
Amount: $72,645,402.00
Attorneys: Gary A. Dordick, Christopher V. Bulone, Terry J. Cole of Dordick Law Corporation
Case: Greene v. Driz, et al.
Type: Assault & Battery, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Intentional Tort, Psychological Injury
Amount: $49,800,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel R. Baradat, Warren R. Paboojian, Adam B. Stirrup of Baradat & Paboojian Inc.
Case: Merlo v. Bassi, et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Paramedic Malpractice, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
Amount: $49,640,094.00
Attorneys: Khail A. Parris, R. Rex Parris, Eric N. Wilson, Bruce L. Schechter of Parris Law Firm; Ibiere N. Seck of Seck Law PC
Case: Bejar, et al. v. Lopez
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
Amount: $38,937,500.00
Attorneys: Ognian A. Gavrilov of Gavrilov & Brooks; John R. Garner of Garner & Associates; Erika M. Gaspar of Law Office of Erika M. Gaspar
Case: Gundersen v. Edward D. Jones & Co. LP, et al.
Type: Cyberstalking, Defamation, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Reputational Harm
Amount: $30,330,000.00
Attorneys: Michael W. De Vries, Adam R. Alper, Benjamin A. Herbert of Kirkland & Ellis LLP; Christopher Wheatley, Daniel Tabak of Cohen & Gresser, LLP
Case: LivePerson, Inc. v. 7.AI, Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
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