Top 10 Bench Awards in California in 2023



We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 10 plaintiff's bench awards, including court and arbitration awards, obtained in California in the year 2023. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either before a judge or arbitrator in California.

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Attorneys:Stephanie M. Hinds, Thomas S. Colthurst, Jeffrey B. Schenk, John C. Bostic, Robert S. Leach, Kelly I. Volkar of United States Attorney's Office
Case:USA v. Holmes, et al.
Type:Conspiracy, Deceptive Trade Practices, Economic Loss, False Advertising, Fraud, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Commercial Litigation
Attorneys:Sarah M. Preis, Jesse D. Stewart, Nathan Dimock, Leanne E. Hartmann, Stephanie B. Garlock of CFPB; Christina Victoria Tusan, William Raabe Pletcher, Miguel Ruiz, Michael Nelson Feuer, Louisa O. Kirakosian of Los Angeles City Attorney's Office; Evan Romanoff of Office of the Minnesota Attorney General; Margaret L. Weaver of Office of the North Carolina Department of Justice
Case:CFPB, et al. v. Consumer Advocacy Center Inc., et al.
Type:Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Economic Loss, Fraud, Misrepresentation, Unfair Competition, Consumer Protection, TCPA Violation, TSR Violation, Debt Collection
Attorneys:Spencer R. Lucas, Marguerite S. Sanvictores, Alec M. Clark of Panish | Shea | Ravipudi LLP
Case:Benardout, et al. v. Gralitzer
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Wrongful Death, Gross Negligence, DUI, Negligent Tort, Vehicular Accident
Attorneys:Kenneth M. Fitzgerald of Fitzgerald Knaier LLP; Matthew S. Warren, Jennifer A. Kash, Erika H. Warren of Warren Kash Warren LLP
Case:Viasat, Inc. v. Acacia Comms Corp.
Type:Breach of Contract, Intellectual Property Infringement, Commercial Litigation
Attorneys:Jonathan A. Michaels, Travis R. Eagan, Jonathan Lopez of MLG Attorneys at Law, APLC
Case:Platt, et al. v. FCA US LLC, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort, Quadriplegia, Paralysis Injury, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
Attorneys:Ingrid M. Rainey of Rainey Law P.C.
Case:Feller, et al. v. Petty, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Fraud, Negligent Misrepresentation, Securities Fraud, Conversion, Intentional Tort, Negligent Tort
Attorneys:Brian Beecher, Daniel Ledezma, Arash Khorsandi of Law Offices of Arash Khorsandi
Case:Lopez v. Diamond West Farming Co., Inc.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury
Attorneys:Laura F. Sedrish of Jacoby & Meyers
Case:Carlton v. Cisneros, et al.
Type:Bus Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Mass Transit Accident, Amputation, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
Attorneys:Arash Zabetian, Tom Vertanous of Martinian & Associates
Case:Dominguez v. Mental Health Center
Type:Assault & Battery, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Sexual Assault, Psychological Injury, Negligent Tort
Attorneys:Darren J. Quinn of Law Offces of Darren J. Quinn
Case:Talavera Hair Products, Inc. v. Taizhou Yunsung Electrical Appliance Co., Ltd., et al.
Type:Copyright Infringement, Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Commercial Litigation
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