Top 50 Labor & Employment Verdicts in the United States in 2022

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We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 labor & employment 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:$3,892,490.00
Attorneys:Josh D. Gruenberg, Pamela Vallero of Gruenberg Law; John Morris of Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP; Jon R. Williams of Williams Iagmin LLP
Case:Dell’Anno v. City of San Diego
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Wrongful Demotion
State:California
22
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
23
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
24
Amount:$3,500,000.00
Attorneys:Angel J. Horacek of Law Offices of Angel J. Horacek, PC; Barbara DuVan-Clarke of Blackstone PC
Case:Young v. Dept. of Public Social Servs.
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Family & Medical Leave Act
State:California
25
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
26
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
27
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
28
Amount:$2,500,000.00
Attorneys:Vicki Kuftic Horne, Nicole Daller, Samantha Kovalyak, Lindsay Offutt of Horne Daller LLC
Case:Devore v. Metro Aviation Inc.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Pennsylvania
29
Amount:$2,491,376.00
Attorneys:David B. Farkas, John S. Gibson, Justin Ilhwan Park of DLA Piper LLP
Case:CJ Freshway America Corp. v. The N9 Int’l Trading Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Fraud, Fraudulent Concealment, Tortious Interference, Conversion, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Negligent Interference, Negligent Tort
State:California
30
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
31
Amount:$2,100,000.00
Attorneys:Mark T. Quigley, Aaron L. Osten of Greene Broillet & Wheeler LLP
Case:Ryan v. County of Los Angeles
Type:False Claims Act , Government Negligence, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort
State:California
32
Amount:$2,070,123.00
Attorneys:Susan B. Mindenbergs of Law Office of Susan B. Mindenbergs; Vonda Sargent of The Law Offices of Vonda M. Sargent
Case:Verduzco v. King County
Type:Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Wrongful Demotion
State:Washington
33
Amount:$2,041,118.00
Attorneys:John R. Connelly Jr., Meaghan M. Driscoll, Hollie Connelly of Connelly Law Offices PLLC
Case:Vanscoy v. Pierce County
Type:Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Washington
34
Amount:$2,000,000.00
Attorneys:Kelly S. Wiley of The Wiley Firm; Jeffrey A. Lawson of Jeffrey A. Lawson, Attorney at Law
Case:Williams v. Kentucky Cabinet for Health & Family Servs.
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Workplace Harassment
State:Kentucky
35
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
36
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
37 (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
37 (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
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Amount:$1,744,140.00
Attorneys:Tristan G. Pelayes, Tom Yu of Law Offices of Pelayes & Yu APC; Joseph Bolander of Law Offices of Joseph N. Bolander
Case:Flowers v. Compton Unified Sch. Dis.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:California
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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
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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
41 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Carol Gillam, Sara Heum of The Gillam Law Firm
Case:Erhart v. BofI Holding Inc.
Type:Defamation, Wrongful Termination, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
41 (tie)
Amount:$1,500,000.00
Attorneys:Tanner Franklin, Sean Hightower of Hightower, Franklin, & James, PLLC; Benjamin Newman of Ben Newman Attorney at Law, PLLC
Case:Mahan, et al. v. Department of Public Safety
Type:Retaliation, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure to Promote
State:Texas
42
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
43
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
44
Amount:$1,325,000.00
Attorneys:Sumeer Singla, Tyler J. Hermsen, Sean D. Leake of Williams, Kastner & Gibbs PLLC
Case:Hockett v. City of Seattle
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Labor & Employment, Failure to Accommodate, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
45
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
46
Amount:$1,237,854.00
Attorneys:Bijan Darvish of Law Office of Bijan Darvish, APC; Jason Erlich of Erlich Law Firm
Case:Mendoza v. County of Orange
Type:Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Constructive Discharge, Whistleblower Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Workplace Harassment
State:California
47
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
48
Amount:$1,167,000.00
Attorneys:Jim D. Waide III, Rachel Pierce Waide of Waide & Associates PA; R. Shane McLaughlin of McLaughlin Law Firm
Case:Woods v. MHM Health Professionals LLC, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Tortious Interference, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, First Amendment Violation
State:Mississippi
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Amount:$1,054,221.00
Attorneys:Susan E. Hutchison, J. Robert Hudson of Hutchison & Stoy P.L.L.C.
Case:Mott v. Tesmec USA Inc.
Type:Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
State:Texas
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Amount:$1,025,000.00
Attorneys:Carney Shegerian, Anthony Nguyen, Bryan Kirsh of Shegerian & Associates
Case:Bravo v. Huy Fong Foods, Inc.
Type:Retaliation, Wrongful Termination, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress
State:California
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