$1,600,000.00 – Client vs. Local Department Store
Our client was working at the cash register, and her friend came in to buy some clothes, coming through her line. The friend decided not to make her purchase and left. Unbeknownst to our client, her friend was shop lifting. The store manager caught the shop lifter, and both our client and the shoplifter were arrested. Following a dismissal or our client’s criminal case suit was filed in Fulton County, and a jury returned its verdict in this false arrest and malicious prosecution case.
$767,000.00 – P.F. vs. Local Hotel Chain
Client rented a room, but unbeknownst to him there had been 20+ prior violent incidents involving prior hotel guests. The hotel had failed to take appropriate security measures, and our client was assaulted, suffering personal injury, he was robbed and his car was stolen. Suit was filed in DeKalb County, and a jury returned its verdict in this negligent security case.
$400,000.00 – T.K. vs. Local Apartment Complex
Client came home after work to her apartment complex, which unbeknownst to her had 50+ prior violent incidents involving tenants over the past three (3) years. The complex failed to take appropriate security measures, and our client was raped, suffering psychological and physical trauma. Suit was filed in Fulton County, and the matter settled.
$350,000.00 – Client vs. Commercial Delivery Carrier
Our client, a child, who’s parents knew a delivery driver for a local commercial carrier was picked up by the driver and driven home. On the roadway, the commercial delivery driver lost control of the truck and the vehicle flipped. Our client was not restrained in a seat-belt, and he broke his pelvis, incurring $35,000.00 in medical expenses. Demands were made to the commercial company and the insurance company. The case settled without suit.
$275,000.00 – Client vs. Local Area Mall
The mall placed a vending machine and a trash can in the middle of the hall near an exit. Fluid was dropped by the trash can in the hall. As our client was in the hall way and exiting the mall, she did not see the liquid and slipped and fell, suffering injury. She incurred $50,000.00+ in medical expenses. Suit was filed in Cobb County and this matter resolved in mediation.
$200,000 – Pedestrian Client vs. Commercial Delivery Carrier
Our client was walking in the cross-walk, and a delivery driver failed to yield to her when turning left. Our client suffered a broken leg and spinal injury, incurring in excess of $40,000.00 in medical bills. The case settled without suit.
$150,000.00 – Client vs. Trucking Company
Our client was at a stop sign, and unbeknownst to him a semi that had just dropped it’s load was behind him. Suddenly, our client was struck from behind and the rear of his vehicle was destroyed. Our client suffered personal injuries, including a small herniation of his cervical disc, and incurred $20,000.00 of medical expenses. Demands were made to the trucking company and it’s insurance company. The case settled without suit.
$50,000 – Client vs. Private Motorist
Our client was driving in congested traffic, and a motorist struck her from behind causing damages to her bumper, valuated at approximately $1,500.00. Our client had pre-existing low back conditions, and this crash caused substantial aggravation to her condition. She incurred approximately $10,000.00 in medical bills, and the insurance company responded to our demand to settle the matter at liability policy limits of $50,000.00 with an offer of $15,000.00. Suit was filed and following depositions the insurance company’s attorneys offered the policy limits in the matter, which our client accepted.
$30,000.00 – Child vs. Local Area Daycare
Client attended an after school program and fell off a pole he was dangling on when the playground monitor stepped away to attend to other children. Our client broke his wrist, incurring $5,000.00 in medical bills. A demand package was sent to the Daycare’s risk management department and the matter settled without suit.