Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2021

Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Verdicts in the United States in 2021We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 motor vehicle accident 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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Amount: $20,636,313.44
Attorneys: Mark J. Leonardo of Kuzyk Law, LLP
Case: Isom v. MacCarthy
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California
22
Amount: $20,500,000.00
Attorneys: Donald J. Cazayoux Jr., J. Lane Ewingof Cazayoux Ewing Law Firm; Robert M. Marionneaux Jr. of Marionneaux Law Firm
Case: Estate of Glaser v. Cowart
Type: Business Liability, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
State: Louisiana
23
Amount: $19,142,635.00
Attorneys: Jason A. Itkin, Cory Itkin of Arnold & Itkin LLP
Case: Casarez v. Taylor, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Entrustment, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Texas
24
Amount: $19,100,000.00
Attorneys: David L. Kwass, David J. Langsam of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky P.C.; John M. Dodig, Jason A. Daria of Feldman, Shepherd, Wohlgelernter, Tanner
Case: Estate of Rosner v. Bill Anskis Co. Inc., et al.
Type: Business Liability, Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
State: Pennsylvania
25
Amount: $18,946,635.00
Attorneys: Peyton P. Murphy, Ashleigh N. Mazerac, Brian L. McCullough, Troy D. Morain, Renee H. Pennington, James E. Moore of Murphy Law Firm L.L.C.; Lewis O. Unglesby of Unglesby Law Firm
Case: Barber Brothers Contracting Co. LLC v. Capitol City Produce Co. LLC, et al.
Type: Business Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Louisiana
26
Amount: $18,150,750.00
Attorneys: Jack J. Casciato, Bradley M. Cosgrove of Clifford Law Offices P.C.
Case: Cornejo v. Alliance Shippers Inc., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Hiring, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Illinois
27
Amount: $14,200,000.00
Attorneys: Benjamin J. Sansone of Sansone & Lauber
Case: Woodgate v. ST. James Winery Inc., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: Missouri
28
Amount: $13,500,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew Finkelstein, Kenneth Fromson of Finkelstein & Partners
Case: Noller v. Red Hawk Fire & Security, LLC
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: New York
29
Amount: $13,100,559.00
Attorneys: William E. Applegate IV, David B. Lail, Reynolds H. Blankenship of Yarborough Applegate Law Firm, LLC
Case: Cato v. South Carolina Department of Transport., et al.
Type: Business Liability, Car Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: South Carolina
30
Amount: $12,500,000.00
Attorneys: Jessica L. O’Neill Gooding, Robert F. Goings of Goings Law Firm, LLC
Case: Bookman v. Buffkin
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, DUI, Negligent Tort
State: South Carolina
31
Amount: $12,000,000.00
Attorneys: D. Joe Griffith, Zachary Smith of Hughes & Coleman
Case: Peterson v. Smith, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Amputation
State: Tennessee
32
Amount: $11,900,000.00
Attorneys: Kelly A. George, DeeAnn Lee Germany, James A. Scimeca of Burch, George & Germany
Case: Estate of Twyman v. Gilliland, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Dram Shop Liability, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, Head-on Collision, DUI, Negligent Tort
State: Oklahoma
33
Amount: $11,875,827.00
Attorneys: Bruce Botsford of Bruce Botsford P.A.
Case: Abellard, et al. v. Carter, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: Florida
34
Amount: $11,800,000.00
Attorneys: Benjamin Fernandez IV, Paul Jon Layne, Carlos E. Silva of Silva & Silva P.A.
Case: Estate of Quetglas v. Discount Rock & Sand Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Dangerous Instrumentality
State: Florida
35
Amount: $11,025,000.00
Attorneys: Robert W. Cottle, Daniel M. Ryan of The Cottle Firm
Case: Estate of Wolford v. Jimenez
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort
State: Nevada
36
Amount: $10,755,000.00
Attorneys: Carlos E. Mahoney of Mills & Mahoney, P.A.
Case: Green v. Plunkett
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, DUI, Negligent Tort
State: North Carolina
37 (tie)
Amount: $10,000,000.00
Attorneys: Sevy Fisher, Travis Davis of Simon Law Group; Justin Heim of Law Offices of Justin Heim
Case: Mena-Garcia v. Herrera
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California
37 (tie)
Amount: $10,000,000.00
Attorneys: Jon Heck, David M. Scott of Isaacs & Isaacs P.S.C.
Case: Estate of Short v. Marvin Keller Trucking Inc., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State: Kentucky
38
Amount: $9,328,323.00
Attorneys: Richard C. Watters, Lyndsie N. Russell of Miles, Sears & Eanni
Case: Jones v. Hiller Aircraft Corp., et al.
Type: Dangerous Condition, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: California
39
Amount: $9,000,000.00
Attorneys: Andrew J. Gelbach of Andrew J. Gelbach P.C.; Josh Meisner of Meisner & Burks L.L.C.
Case: Ford v. Wolfe
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Amputation
State: Missouri
40
Amount: $8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Ronald Bone of Ronald Bone, P.A.; Matthew E. Haynes of Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath
Case: Warner v. M.E. Thompson, Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Dangerous Instrumentality
State: Florida
41
Amount: $7,625,000.00
Attorneys: Katherine Harvey-Lee of California Truck Law; Mariano Morales of Morales Law Office; Robert L. Collins of Robert L. Collins, Attorney at Law
Case: Estate of Naranjo v. Inzunza, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: California
42
Amount: $7,377,250.00
Attorneys: Joe B. Stephens of The Stephens Law Firm
Case: Perez v. Greater Houston Transport. Co., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Property Damage, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Texas
43 (tie)
Amount: $7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Charlotte E. Glinka of Keches Law Group P.C.; Benjamin R. Novotny of Trial Lawyers for Justice P.C.
Case: Estate of Rosenthal v. Davignon, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Massachusetts
43 (tie)
Amount: $7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Charlotte E. Glinka, Karen Zahka of Keches Law Group P.C.; Nicholas Rowley, Benjamin R. Novotny of Trial Lawyers for Justice P.C.
Case: Castillo v. Davignon
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Massachusetts
44
Amount: $6,733,519.00
Attorneys: Michael Hall, Mara Brust of Hall Law P.A.
Case: Kelley v. The Bernick’s Co., et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Amputation
State: Minnesota
45
Amount: $6,640,031.00
Attorneys: Matt T. Morgan, Keith R. Mitnik, Nick Russo of Morgan & Morgan P.A.
Case: Burke v. Lancheros, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: Florida
46
Amount: $6,400,000.00
Attorneys: Greyson Goody, Blake Burtchaell of The Simon Law Group
Case: Castaneda v. Perez
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: California
47 (tie)
Amount: $6,000,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin L. Elder, Kent M Luckey, Garrett M. Penney of Penney & Associates
Case: Zmrzel, et al. v. Lyft, Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State: California
47 (tie)
Amount: $6,000,000.00
Attorneys: Philip R. Potter, Nathaniel E. Edmonds, Roxanne M. Hinson of Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP
Case: Keadle v. Manheim Remarketing, Inc.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Georgia
48
Amount: $5,367,996.00
Attorneys: Shawn McCann, Lauren Horwitz of BD&J, PC
Case: Garcia v. Freitas, et al.
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident, Negligence in Employment, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Hiring, Emotional Distress, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Negligent Retention
State: California
49
Amount: $5,272,097.31
Attorneys: Scott L. Henratty, Zeb I. Goldstein of Morgan & Morgan, PA
Case: Napper v. Napolitano, et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
State: Florida
50
Amount: $5,200,000.00
Attorneys: Chad Kelliher of Fulmer Sill; Daniel Hays of Chansolme Harroz Hays
Case: Davis v. Gresham
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
State: Oklahoma
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