Recent Results

Below you will find some of the results our attorney's have obtained for our clients.

$1.17 Million - Slip and Fall

A Marion County jury returned the above verdict for our handicapped client who was injured due to the negligence of Goodwill Suncoast Inc. Not only did Goodwill fail to act as a reasonably prudent company, they failed to follow their own policies and procedures which led to our client being knocked down by a commercial rolling clothes rack which severely injured her shoulder leading to multiple surgeries including a reverse shoulder replacement.

$26.4 Million - Negligent Supervision Resulting in Sexual Molestation

Our client was forced to endure unimaginable atrocities at the hands of his uncle, all while being babysat by his grandmother. Our client's grandmother did not heed prior warnings of such acts and did not provide adequate supervision to her grandchild. After being given a chance to settle, the defendant's insurance carrier, Auto Owners, refused, claiming that their insured was not negligent. The case proceeded to trial where the jury returned a $26.4 million verdict for our client who will suffer a lifetime of problems as the result of these heinous atrocities. Because Auto Owners did not accept a $2 million proposal for settlement early in litigation, the defendant was also left responsible for the plaintiff's attorney's fees.

$2 Million - Motorcycle Accident

Our client was severely injured in a motorcycle accident as the result of the negligence of a driver who pulled out in front of him.

$1.85 Million - Motorcycle Accident

In this tragic accident, our client was killed on a motorcycle which was unfortunately witnessed by his entire family who was following along behind him. He left behind a wife and two children.

$1.01 Million - Auto Accident

Our client was the backseat passenger of a pickup truck that left the road at a high rate of speed hitting several objects alongside the road and eventually rolling over. Our client left behind a 2-year-old daughter.

$1 Million - Auto Accident

Our client was severely injured while riding his motorcycle when a tractor-trailer violated his right away. The insurance carrier originally argued that our client was racing but quickly tendered their policy limits, abandoning that argument when suit was threatened.

$990,416.55 - Auto Accident

Our client and former deputy sheriff was injured while on duty as the result of a drunk driver. The client suffered an ankle injury and back injury, both of which required surgery. The drunk driver's insurance carrier, State Farm, argued that the injuries were pre-existing and only ever offered $100,000 to settle the claim. Trial resulted in an $840,000 jury verdict and following that defeat, State Farm settled the claim for the total judgment of $990,416.55, which included attorney's fees and costs for having not accepted an earlier proposal for settlement.

$750,000 -Auto Accident

Our client was killed when a school bus ran a stop sign. Our client's vehicle hit the side of the school bus and went underneath. Making matters worse, our client's son was on the bus and witnessed the accident. The school board was protected by a $100,000 cap on damages but when faced with the prospects of our firm successfully obtaining a claims bill from the Florida Legislature and governor, the school board decided to pay over seven times its limits to settle the case.

$500,000 - Auto Accident

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$475,000 - Motorcycle Accident

Our client rear-ended another vehicle after the driver of that vehicle inexplicably stopped at a green light.  Not only was our client wrongfully charged with careless driving, but the insurance company for the other driver refused to pay our clients claim, hiding behind Florida law that presumed our client to be negligent.  After many months of litigation our client was vindicated and paid what she deserved.

$433,000 - Auto Accident

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$425,000 - Slip and Fall

Verdict against Steak 'n Shake. A federal jury returned a verdict for our client who had to undergo knee replacement following a slip and fall. Steak 'n Shake denied all responsibility and argued that even if they were liable they didn't cause our clients injuries. They only ever offered our client $950 to settle her claim. Justice delivered for a deserving client.

$425,000 - Slip and Fall

Our client was a child born prematurely due to injuries received by her mother when she slipped and fell in a restaurant bathroom which had a leaking toilet. Our client was born with a form of cerebral palsy. The defendant initially denied any wrongdoing and blamed the child's injuries on a myriad of other reasons, including the mother's already high-risk pregnancy. Ultimately, the defendant settled in the face of a jury trial.

$360,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was hit head-on by a drunk driver and suffered significant injuries, including the need for back surgery and the placement of rods to stabilize his spine.

$350,000 - Negligent Supervision

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$350,000 - Auto Accident

Policy limits were quickly tendered for our client who suffered a roll over collision resulting in serious injuries.

$345,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was riding in the back seat of her brother's pickup truck when he began "horsing around" on a dirt road, causing the truck to roll over and fracture our client's arm. Our client underwent surgery and the placement of a rod in her humerus. The insurance company fought this case vigorously up until the jury had been picked and trial was to begin.

$300,000 - Premises Liability

Our client was injured when a piece of horse training equipment fell on him, fracturing several vertebrae in his spine.

$300,000 - Premises Liability

While employed as a pest control specialist, our client slipped and fell on the slippery steps at the defendant's house. The steps had been painted with a slippery outdoor enamel paint to which no abrasive had been added. Our client suffered a back injury which required surgery and fusion with the placement of rods.

$275,000 - Slip and Fall

Our out of state client slipped and fell on a wet ramp while visiting a local hotel.  The ramp was painted, but did not include appropriate aggregate material to make it slip resistant and safe.  After returning to his home state our client hired two different attorney's, who after trying to settle his case ultimately told him they could not help him.  After contacting our office, we filed suit and shortly thereafter settled his case.

$260,000 - Auto Accident

Recovery for our client who was injured in what the defendant's insurance company argued was a minor impact soft tissue injury case. Ultimately our client had to undergo surgery to repair a herniated disc in her lower back. Although the insurance carrier argued to the end that they were not responsible, they tendered their policy limits prior to our firm having to file a lawsuit.

$250,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was asleep in the front seat of a car driven by his girlfriend when she carelessly ran off the road and hit a tree. Upon impact our client fractured his wrist, which required surgery. Our client tried for over a year to resolve the case on his own; however, the at-fault insurance company continually failed to do the right thing by him. Once he hired our firm, we were able to resolve the claim for the at-fault parties' full policy limits without the need to file a lawsuit.

$250,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was injured when a speeding cement truck with faulty brakes and a poorly trained driver failed to stop timely and broadsided her car. This case was litigated extensively, but settled shortly before a jury trial.

$250,000 - Auto Accident

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$250,000 - Auto Accident

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$205,000 - Auto Accident

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$200,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was originally represented by another law firm. When that law firm told our client they could not help her based upon the facts of her case, she contacted us. We litigated the case for over a year but ultimately settled with the at-fault party shortly before trial.

$200,000 - Auto Accident

Our client was injured in an automobile accident on the Florida Turnpike.  As a result of the accident she suffered a fractured collarbone requiring surgery.