Settlements & Verdicts

We have achieved settlements and verdicts well over 50 Million Dollars. Most of our large settlements are confidential. Below is a small sample of non-confidential verdicts and settlements w/o listing specific amounts due to potential ethical constraints

Auto Accidents
Sandra & James Cooper V. Beverly Mueller, et al.

(Lorain County)

Plaintiff was involved in a two-car crash. Aggravation of degenerative disc disease (L4-5; L5-S1 herniated disc). She slowly developed back complaints.

over six figures

Premise Injuries
Doe v. Urban, et al.

(Cuyahoga County Common Pleas)

Plaintiff Motorcyclist dumped his bike to avoid hitting a car that illegally turned in front of him. He suffered a knee fractures. Settled over policy limits.

over policy limits

Auto Accidents
Pritchett vs. Jones… (2017)

(Cuyahoga County Common Pleas 2016)

Jury Verdict exceeded at-fault party's policy limits and was 30 times more the final offer by the at fault insurance company! Also collected from her own under-insured carrier.

Ann Raffis, 2016

(Shaker Heights, Ohio)

Ann was hit on her bike by a hit and run driver. Case settled pre-suit for over 6 figures with her uninsured motorist carrier.

well over 6 figures

Auto Accidents
Ellis V. Miller

(Lorain County)

Settlement to plaintiff who was a passenger in an automobile. Plaintiff’s car was struck while turning left by an oncoming driver. Plaintiff sued the oncoming driver ($100,000 policy limits) and made an uninsured/underinsured motorist claim for negligence of the driver. Settled against both defendants for $150,000. Driver later found not at fault in his tort claim against the oncoming driver.

Over policy limits

Premise Injuries
Sailes V. Slocum, et al

(Cuyahoga County Common Pleas)

Motorcyclist died when he struck a car which turned in front of him. Witness observed the deceased traveling 60 mph in a 25 mph zone. Plaintiff’s accident reconstruction expert excluded speed as the sole cause. Well over policy limits collected.

over policy limits