Top 50 Civil Rights Violation Verdicts in the United States in 2022

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We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 civil rights violation verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2022. 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:$6,400,000.00
Attorneys:Jennifer G. Damico, Sarah L. Gorski of Buckfire Law Firm
Case:Estate of Jones v. Corizon Health, Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Denial of Medical Care, Cruel & Unusual Punishment, Death in Custody, Vicarious Liability
State:Michigan
22
Amount:$6,261,190.00
Attorneys:Simon H. Bloom, Shannan F. Oliver, Andrea J. Pearson of Bloom Parham LLP
Case:The Ardent Companies LLC, et al. v. City of Brookhaven, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Due Process Violation, Inverse Condemnation, Property Rights, Tortious Interference, Intentional Tort, Real Estate
State:Georgia
23
Amount:$5,934,714.00
Attorneys:Carney R. Shegerian, Mark Lim, John David of Shegerian & Associates Inc.; Eric A. Boyajian of Law Offices of Eric A. Boyajian, APC
Case:Ramirez v. World Oil Corp., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
24
Amount:$5,788,000.00
Attorneys:David A. Lunceford of Lunceford Law Firm LLC
Case:Carter v. Missouri Dept. of Corrections
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:Missouri
25
Amount:$5,300,000.00
Attorneys:Christopher J. Lynch, Steven K. Hunter of Hunter & Lynch; Gerald J. Tobin of Law Offices of Gerald J. Tobin
Case:Adams v. Hendry, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Conspiracy, Malicious Prosecution, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Harassment, Vicarious Liability
State:Florida
26
Amount:$5,000,000.00
Attorneys:Nick Brustin, Emma Freudenberger, Katherine Haas of Neufeld Scheck & Brustin LLP
Case:Rosario v. City of New York, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Due Process Violation, Government Negligence, Malicious Prosecution, Personal Injury, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Psychological Injury, False Evidence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:New York
27
Amount:$4,509,868.78
Attorneys:D. Maimon Kirschenbaum, Joseph Nussbaum, Lucas Buzzard of Joseph & Kirschenbaum
Case:Zivkovic, et al. v. Laura Christy LLC, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Class Action, National Origin Discrimination, Wage & Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:New York
28
Amount:$4,400,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory Kafoury, Jason Kafoury, Mark McDougal of Kafoury & McDougal
Case:Mangum v. Wal-Mart Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Negligent Supervision, Race Discrimination, Harassment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Negligent Retention
State:Oregon
29
Amount:$4,371,000.00
Attorneys:Matthew S. McNicholas, Douglas D. Winter of McNicholas & McNicholas LLP
Case:Vince v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Wrongful Demotion, Failure to Accommodate, Failure to Promote
State:California
30
Amount:$3,975,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin E. Miniat of Miniat & Wilson LPC
Case:Figueroa v. Gannett Co. Inc., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Arizona
31
Amount:$3,848,213.00
Attorneys:Kelly K. Brandon, David Albrecht, Kathryn Leidahl of Fiedler Law Firm PLC
Case:Shaner v. HDR Engineering Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Nebraska
32
Amount:$3,734,214.00
Attorneys:Enrique Chavez Jr., Michael R. Anderson of Chavez Law Firm; John Lomax Anderson of Rincon Law Group PC
Case:Marquez v. TE Connectivity Corp.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Texas
33
Amount:$3,324,262.00
Attorneys:Wendy Musell, Brittany Wightman of Law Offices of Wendy Musell; Jean K. Hyams of Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP; Joseph Y. Avrahamy of Law Offices of Joseph Y. Avrahamy; Michael O’Beirne of Law Offices of Michael O’Beirne
Case:Bronshteyn v. State of California
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
34
Amount:$3,050,000.00
Attorneys:Robert W. Schmidt, Joe K. Crews of Crews Law Firm PC; Robert Notzon of The Law Office of Robert Notzon
Case:Nikolova v. University of Texas at Austin
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Gender Discrimination, Pregnancy Discrimination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:Texas
35
Amount:$2,946,500.00
Attorneys:Colleen E. Ramage, Nikki Velisaris Lykos of Ramage Lykos LLC
Case:Castagna v. West Mifflin Area School District
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Pennsylvania
36
Amount:$2,200,000.00
Attorneys:Solomon M. Radner, Madeline M. Sinkovich of Excolo Law PLLC
Case:Craft, et al. v. Billingslea
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, False Arrest, First Amendment Violation, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Law Enforcement Misconduct
State:Michigan
37
Amount:$2,106,949.00
Attorneys:Martin I. Aarons, Shannon H.P. Ward of The Aarons Law Firm
Case:Bidye v. UMA Enterprises Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
38
Amount:$2,015,000.00
Attorneys:John J.E. Markham, Bridget A. Zerner, Thomas J. McCarty of Markham Read Zerner LLC
Case:Moran v. Khalil, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Defamation, Malicious Prosecution, False Arrest, Intentional Tort, Abuse of Process, Slander, Vicarious Liability, Reputational Harm
State:Massachusetts
39
Amount:$1,854,278.00
Attorneys:Dennis E. Egan, Cooper S. Mach of The Popham Law Firm P.C.
Case:Johnson v. City of Kansas City, MO.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Employment Discrimination
State:Missouri
40
Amount:$1,850,000.00
Attorneys:Josh D. Gruenberg, Benjamin S. Silver, Jesse Collmann, Pamela Vallero, Joshua P. Pang of Gruenberg Law
Case:Martinez v. Costco Wholesale Corp.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:California
41 (tie)
Amount:$1,800,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory w. Kirschenbaum, Jesse S. Weinstein of Phillips & Associates, PLLC
Case:Pardovani v. Crown Building Maintenance Co., et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment, Employment Discrimination
State:New York
41 (tie)
Amount:$1,800,000.00
Attorneys:Sara B. Richey of The Richey Law Firm; Clayton D. Craighead of The Craighead Law Firm PLLC
Case:Harmon v. Texas Department of Criminal Justice, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Accommodate
State:Texas
42
Amount:$1,650,000.00
Attorneys:Kimberly L. Williams of Williams, Meservy & Larsen LLP
Case:Colo v. NS Support LLC
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment
State:Idaho
43
Amount:$1,546,000.00
Attorneys:Michael F. Sisson of Law Office of Michael F. Sisson; Douglas G. Benedon of Benedon & Serlin LLP; Christopher Brizzolara of Christopher Brizzolara, Attorney At Law
Case:Sharlein v. City of Los Angeles, CA
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Racial Harassment, Workplace Harassment
State:California
44
Amount:$1,500,001.00
Attorneys:Kevin S. Conlogue of Conlogue Law, LLP
Case:Marroquin v. Unidentified LAPD Officer, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Gunshot Wound, Intentional Tort, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:California
45 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:V. James DeSimone, Ryann E. Hall of V. James DeSimone Law
Case:Kerrigan, et al. v. Orange County Coroner’s Office
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Fraudulent Concealment, Government Negligence, Negligent Misrepresentation, Personal Injury, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Emotional Distress, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
State:California
45 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey R. Filipovits of Spears & Filipovits LLC; Zack Greenamyre of Mitchell & Shapiro LLP; Miguel A. Dominguez of Morgan & Morgan, PA
Case:Goldring v. Henry, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Malicious Prosecution, Intentional Tort, Police Misconduct, False Evidence
State:Georgia
45 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Roger V. Archibald of Roger Victor Archibald, PLLC
Case:Shuford v. New York City, et al.
Type:Assault & Battery, Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Personal Injury, Intentional Tort, Prison Brutality, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury
State:New York
46
Amount:$1,473,519.00
Attorneys:Chris Kleppin, Chelsea Lewis of The Kleppin Law Firm
Case:Thomas v. Medivance Billing Service Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Civil Rights Violation, Fraud, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment, Negligent Tort
State:Florida
47
Amount:$1,455,500.00
Attorneys:Chris Kleppin, Chelsea Lewis of The Kleppin Firm, P.A.
Case:Pietanza v. Advance Auto Parts, Inc., et al.
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Fraud, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Gross Negligence, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Florida
48
Amount:$1,350,000.00
Attorneys:Antonio M. Romanucci, Bhavani Raveendran of Romanucci & Blandin L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Hernandez v. City of Chicago, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Wrongful Death, Gunshot Wound, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
State:Illinois
49
Amount:$1,321,000.00
Attorneys:Brian D. Spitz, Patricia A. Brandt of Spitz, The Employee's Law Firm
Case:Spring v. Alpha Tool & Mold Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Employment Discrimination
State:Ohio
50
Amount:$1,200,000.00
Attorneys:Geoffrey Lyon of Lyon Law PC
Case:Carreon v. U.S. Foodservice, Inc.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Hostile Work Environment, Personal Injury, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Psychological Injury, Workplace Harassment
State:California
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