Personal Injury / Medical Malpractice

$9.6 million settlement on behalf of a severely brain injured young woman. This injury occurred when she was rear-ended in a vehicle. The parties and details of the resolution are confidential.

Co-counsel for families of Senator Paul Wellstone, his wife, daughter and three staff members who died in a crash of a chartered airplane. Policy limits settlement of $25 million with aviation charter company and its corporate affiliates.

Co-counsel for plaintiffs in class action involving illegal strip searches conducted at the St. Croix County, Wisconsin jail. Settlement of $7 million.

Wrongful death of 50-year-old married woman with no children, settlement in excess of $5 million.

$11.1 million jury verdict involving a mother who suffered catastrophic brain damage because the ambulance failed to arrive in a timely fashion.

$26.5 million verdict (plus 46% pre-judgment interest) for the wrongful death of a paraplegic man murdered by a home health aide.

$17 million settlement of consolidated cases in the I-5 (California) dust storm litigation involving a 99-vehicle, rear-end accident.

$10.3 million jury verdict involving a youngster who was seriously injured in an automobile incident with a semi-trailer.

$8.5 million jury verdict involving a 17-year-old boy who lost both of his arms. The case was tried in the hometown of the defendant manufacturer.

$7 million verdict against a hospital when a 26-year-old psychotic patient with a history of epileptic seizures was not properly monitored, resulting in quadriplegia.

$6.5 million settlement involving injection of inappropriate drug by interventional neuro-radiologist resulting in cosmetic injury necessitating numerous corrective surgeries.

$5.4 million settlement for failure to appropriately monitor and treat known cardiomyopathy.

$5 million settlement during trial for three plaintiffs in a pharmaceutical products case involving claims of cancer being caused by a drug.

$4.4 million verdict against a medical clinic pertaining to a brain-injured infant.

$4.2 million verdict against a building owner for 14 plaintiffs injured as a result of a Sick Building Syndrome that was allowed to develop in the indoor air environment of this office building during its renovation.

$4 million jury verdict involving a 9-year-old girl who lost her arm in a parade accident.

$2.8 million settlement involving the death of a 50-year-old man for failure to diagnose and treat sepsis.

$3 million settlement on behalf of the family of a man killed in a head-on collision.

$2.8 million verdict for a brain injured child.

$2.6 million verdict involving an explosion that caused burns over 85% of an individual's body.

$2.5 million settlement against an HMO whose failure to diagnose a pulmonary embolus in a 38-year-old woman resulted in significant brain damage.

$2.3 million settlement on behalf of a laborer who was crushed to death by a defective machine that polished raw iron castings.

$2.1 million settlement for failure to promptly administer antibiotics for kidney infection, resulting in death.