Top 50 Labor & Employment Verdicts in the United States in 2021

Top 50 Labor & Employment Verdicts in the United States in 2021We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 labor & employment verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2021. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of the United States.

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21
Amount:$2,500,000.00
Attorneys:Renuka V. Jain of Law Offices of Renuka V. Jain PC; David C. Bernstein of Law Office of David Craig Bernstein
Case:Camp v. Los Angeles Unified School District
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
22
Amount:$2,405,600.00
Attorneys:Twila S. White of Law Offices of Twila S. White; Iverson Matthew Jackson of Iverson Matthew Jackson Law Firm PC
Case:Bralock v. American University of Health Sciences, Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Negligent Supervision, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Negligent Hiring, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention
State:California
23
Amount:$2,382,423.00
Attorneys:Anita M. Chambers, Robert Scott Oswald of The Employment Law Group P.C.; Ashley A. Marton of Crispin Employment Lawyers
Case:Ivie v. Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Oregon
24
Amount:$2,257,595.00
Attorneys:Gabriela Navarro, Anthony J. Bribriesco of Bribriesco Law Firm P.L.L.C.; Ron Pohlman of Al Sturgeon Law Office
Case:Boutwell v. Siouxland Women’s Health Care P.C.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workers' Compensation
State:Iowa
25
Amount:$2,045,520.00
Attorneys:Mary E. Lytle, David V. Barszcz of Lytle & Barszcz P.A.
Case:Merard v. Magic Burgers LLC
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Florida
26 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Nicholas B. Carter, Lucia A. Passanisi of Todd & Weld LLP
Case:Gavin v. Boston Police Department , et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Promote
State:Massachusetts
26 (tie)
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:John A. Wenke of Law Office of John A. Wenke
Case:Sanchez v. Presidio County, TX, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
27
Amount:$1,990,833.00
Attorneys:Anthony J. Bucher, Rachel Wilhite of Gatlin Voelker
Case:Justinic v. Airtech, et al.
Type:Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Reputational Harm
State:Kentucky
28
Amount:$1,739,266.00
Attorneys:Thomas F. Ralston, Kenneth D. Kinney of Ralston Kinney LLC
Case:Abernathy v. McCray Lumber Co.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Missouri
29
Amount:$1,680,000.00
Attorneys:Edward Y. Lee, Matthew Hillix of Law Offices of Edward Y. Lee
Case:Flanigan v. Rheumatology Diagnostics Laboratory Inc.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
30
Amount:$1,386,500.00
Attorneys:Paul L. Nevins of Law Office of Paul L. Nevins; Ilir Kavaja of Kavaja Law PC
Case:Neal v. City of Boston
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Massachusetts
31
Amount:$1,280,000.00
Attorneys:Maria Bourn, Michael Brooks of Law Offices of Tanya Gomerman, APC
Case:Mayorga v. Porterville Unified School District
Type:Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Family & Medical Leave Act
State:California
32
Amount:$1,203,570.00
Attorneys:Heather Newsom Leonard of Law Office of Heather Leonard P.C.; Jason C. Odom of The Law Office of Jason C. Odom L.L.C.
Case:Williams, et al. v. Socoper, Inc., et al.
Type:Invasion of Privacy, Negligent Supervision, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention
State:Alabama
33
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory W. Smith, Diana Wang Wells, Leila K. Al Faiz of Law Offices of Gregory W. Smith
Case:Joaquin v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Promote
State:California
34
Amount:$1,072,000.00
Attorneys:Martin Hansen, Michael H. McGean Christopher J. Manfredi, Frances Mann of Francis Hansen & Martin L.L.P.
Case:Kozowski v. Nelson, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, First Amendment Violation
State:Oregon
35
Amount:$1,035,349.00
Attorneys:J. Arthur Smith III, J. Arthur Smith IV, Robert M. Schmidt of Smith Law Firm
Case:Taylor v. Union Pacific Railroad
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Louisiana
36
Amount:$1,025,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Nourmand, James A. De Sario of The Nourmand Law Firm APC
Case:Berumen v. Go To Logistics Inc.
Type:Class Action, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
37 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Tiffany R. Cruz of Cruz Law Firm P.A.
Case:Grant v. Florida Department of Corrections
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Emotional Distress, Failure to Promote
State:Florida
37 (tie)
Amount:$1,000,000.00
Attorneys:Eric Cassidy, Thomas M. Gregor, Nellie Gomez Hooper of Gregor Cassidy P.L.L.C.
Case:Cobbin-Wooten v. Invesco Ltd., et al.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Wrongful Demotion, Family & Medical Leave Act
State:Texas
38
Amount:$980,000.00
Attorneys:Orestes G. Brown of Metaxas Brown Pidgeon LLP
Case:Galvin v. Roxbury Community College
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Massachusetts
39
Amount:$943,190.00
Attorneys:Robert Johnson Jr.of Johnson & Associates; Deborah A. Bondzie of Law Office of Deborah A. Bondzie; Eddie Jenkins of Law Office of Eddie Jenkins & Associates
Case:Edwards v. City of Boston
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:Massachusetts
40
Amount:$924,600.00
Attorneys:Glenn R. Miller of Glenn Ricardo Miller LLC
Case:Tynes v. Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Florida
41
Amount:$923,860.32
Attorneys:Alexander L. Katzman, Justin R. Reyes of Katzman & Katzman P.L.L.C.
Case:Sifuentes v. Bill Miller Bar-B-Que Enterprises Ltd.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
42
Amount:$900,252.00
Attorneys:Darryl Parker of Civil Rights Justice Center P.L.L.C.
Case:Brown v. King County
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Promote
State:Washington
43
Amount:$800,000.00
Attorneys:Lawrance A. Bohm, Bradley J. Mancuso, Brandon P. Ortiz of Bohm Law Group Inc.; Robert Boucher of Boucher Law
Case:Rodger v. Los Angeles County
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
44
Amount:$790,000.00
Attorneys:Paige Fiedler, Madison Fiedler-Carlson of Fiedler Law Firm P.L.C.
Case:White v. State of Iowa, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Government Negligence, Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment, Negligent Tort
State:Iowa
45
Amount:$781,500.00
Attorneys:James A. Whitaker, Carolyn A. Betts of Whitaker Attorneys L.L.C.
Case:Erwin v. Village of Morrow, Ohio
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:Ohio
46
Amount:$750,000.00
Attorneys:Joel F. Dillard, Jay Kucia of Joel F. Dillard, PA
Case:Underwood v. Mississippi Department of Corrections, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment, Negligent Tort
State:Mississippi
47
Amount:$743,372.00
Attorneys:Isidro M. Garcia of Garcia Law Firm PA
Case:Wilson v. Palm Beach County
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Government Negligence, Labor & Employment, Failure to Hire, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
48
Amount:$709,555.00
Attorneys:Elizabeth R. Leitzinger, Gladys Rodriguez-Morales of Fenton & Keller
Case:Office Technician v. California Department of Corrections and Rehab., et al.
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Sexual Harassment, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment, Negligent Tort
State:California
49
Amount:$700,000.00
Attorneys:Noah E. Storch, David M. Nudel of Richard Celler Legal P.A.
Case:Paul v. Best Home Services Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Florida
50
Amount:$664,275.00
Attorneys:J. Grady Hepworth, Jeffrey Hepworth of Hepworth Law Offices
Case:Hilliard v. Twin Falls County Sheriff’s Office, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate, Negligent Tort
State:Idaho

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