Case Studies & Verdicts

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Award Value: $35,555,220.00

Case Name: Alan Casillas v. Landstar Ranger Inc,. Francisco Azurdia
Case Type: Semi-Truck v. Pedestrian
Settlement/Verdict Date: 01-29-2015
Description of Case: Plaintiff was riding his bicycle and came to a stop on the sidewalk at an intersection. Defendant attempted to make a right turn, driving over the sidewalk and over the plaintiffs’ leg.
Award Value/Breakdown: $35,555,220.00


Award Value: $17,120,662.00

Case Name: Julio Huayanca c. City of Baldwin Park, Southland Transit Inc,. Barba Taurino Cortez
Case Type: Bus v. Pedestrian
Settlement/Verdict Date: 09-16-2013
Description of Case: Plaintiff was crossing the street in a designated crosswalk when a bus struck him. The defendant knocked plaintiff to the ground and pinned his right leg under the front driver side of wheel.
Award Value/Breakdown: $17,120,662.00


Award Value: $3,000,000.00 /Client was awarded $1,046,852.80

Case Name: Erick Meza
Case Type: Auto vs Auto
Settlement/Verdict Date: 01-15-2013
Description of Case: Defendant failed to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic and made a left turn directly into the path of our client.
Award Value/Breakdown: $3,000,000.00 /Client was awarded $1,046,852.80


Award Value: $750,000.00/ Client was awarded $242,589.87

Case Name: Elias Diaz
Case Type: Auto vs. Auto
Settlement/Verdict Date: 04-05-13
Description of Case: Def driver performed a U TURN maneuver in front of our client causing accident.
Award Value/Breakdown: $750,000.00/ Client was awarded $242,589.87


Award Value: $400,000.00/ Client was awarded $138,494.31

Case Name: Diana Sigler
Case Type: Auto vs. Truck
Settlement/Verdict Date: 07/14/2011
Description of Case: Plaintiff was slowing to stop for yellow signal and was severely rear ended by D-driver of Commercial vehicle.
Award Value/Breakdown: $400,000.00/ Client was awarded $138,494.31


Award Value/: $350,000.00/ Client was awarded $92,554.50

Case Name: Heriberto Aguirre
Case Type: Auto vs. Auto
Settlement/Verdict Date: 02-28-2012
Description of Case: Defendant rear ended vehicle behind our client at high speed, pushing another vehicle into our client’s vehicle.
Award Value/Breakdown: $350,000.00/ Client was awarded $92,554.50


Award Value/Breakdown: Settled $245,000.

Case Name: Carlos Lopez
Case Type: Truck vs. truck
Settlement/Verdict Date: May 2013
Description of Case: Client was a truckdriver, sleeping in his cab when he was struck by another truck, resulting in knee injury requiring future surgery
Award Value/Breakdown: Settled $245,000.


Award Value/Breakdown: Settled for policy limits of $200,000

Case Name: Fidencio Alarcon and family
Case Type: Auto Accident
Description of Case: Clients were in a vehicle; a car coming the opposite way made an improper left turn in front of them and they broadsided the oncoming vehicle.  Serious injury.
Award Value/Breakdown:  Settled for policy limits of $200,000.


Award Value/Breakdown: Settled $175,000

Case Name: Richard Minnier
Case Type: Premises Liability
Settlement/Verdict Date: July 2013
Description of Case: Client was injured in defective stairway of apartment house, and was hospitalized with injuries
Award Value/Breakdown: Settled $175,000


Award Value/Breakdown: $100,000.00/ Client was awarded $61,561.98

Case Name: Cesar Martinez
Case Type: Auto vs. Auto
Settlement/Verdict Date: 08/31/2012
Description of Case: Our client was rear ended at an unsafe speed.
Award Value/Breakdown: $100,000.00/ Client was awarded $61,561.98