Verdicts and Settlements

The Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo, L.L.P. ® (DeMayo Law) are extremely proud of our proven and documented record of multiple successful outcomes that have been obtained for our clients in a variety of legal matters, including Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents, Wrongful Death claims, Workers’ Compensation cases, Social Security Disability and Nursing Home Negligence.  The injuries include Catastrophic Injuries, Partial and Total Paralysis, and Traumatic Brian and Head Injuries.

Whether by jury verdict or settlement, the DeMayo Law team works tirelessly to help our clients obtain the compensation they deserve for their injuries and financial losses.  We have over 150 years of combined legal experience and our team of attorneys have successfully handled and resolved over 42,000 individual cases. While no trial attorney can guarantee success in every set of facts, we will guarantee that we will aggressively pursue the rights of each client through negotiation if possible and when necessary through litigation.

Since opening our doors over twenty years ago, DeMayo Law has obtained settlements and verdicts on behalf of our clients totaling in excess of $750,000,000.00. The results cited here are just some samples of the matters handled by the firm but do not include all the cases the firm has handled. Each case is unique and must be evaluated on its individual merits. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.

Unless otherwise specified, each of the following matters was contested on liability and/or damages and the opposing parties were represented by counsel. The matters involved complex legal and/or factual issues, and DeMayo Law was successful in collecting the selected amounts from some of these fact situations:

$6,439,500  – Automobile Accident/DWI/Dram Shop/Social Host Liability/Wrongful Death  – Settlements and judgments for two clients who were killed by a drunk driver going the wrong way and hitting the clients’ vehicle head on. (Mecklenburg, 2009).

$6,000,000ConfidentialNegligent Supervision/Personal Injury/Paralysis  – Settlement during litigation and prior to trial for a young female client who was seriously injured and paralyzed from the waist down from falling while doing a backbend unsupervised at a recreational center (2016).

$3,000,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received a serious head injury as well as fractured legs when he was struck by a truck while standing next to his disabled vehicle. (Kanawha County, WV 2013)

$4,400,000ConfidentialPersonal Injury – Settlement with multiple defendants for a client. (2013).

$2,200,000  – Bus Accident  – Settlement after litigation and mediation for a client who was a passenger in a bus, when the bus driver fell asleep and caused the bus to collide with a tractor-trailer resulting in serious fractures to client’s neck, hip and leg . (Vance County, 2010).

$1,900,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement after mediation for a client who was driving his automobile when a tractor-trailer made a left turn in front of him causing serious injuries, including fractures to his arm, leg and ankle. (Mecklenburg County, 2010).

$1,825,000Personal Injury – Settlement during litigation for a client who received multiple internal injuries and serious back injuries when non-secured tubing fell on him at a job site. (Cabarrus County, 2013).

$1,800,000Confidential Automobile Accident/DWI/Negligent Hire/Wrongful Death – Settlement during litigation and at mediation for a client whose elderly father was killed when a drunk driver who was on the clock for an electrical company crossed the center line and caused a head on collision (2015).

$1,625,000  – Medical Negligence  – Settlement prior to trial after extensive discovery and litigation for a client who suffered brain damage because of medical negligence. (Burke County, 2006).

$1,600,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client whose vehicle ran out of gas and while stopped was hit in rear rendering the client a quadriplegic. (Mecklenburg County, 2003).

$1,575,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement at Mediation for a client who sustained a closed injury with cognitive, emotional and other injuries. (Catawba County, 1998).

$1,500,000  –  Motorcycle Accident/Wrongful Death  – Settlement during litigation for a client who died in a motorcycle accident when a vehicle failed to yield the right of way and hit client. (Cumberland County, 2015).

$1,500,000  – Truck Accident/Wrongful Death  – Settlement at Mediation for a client who died in a motor vehicle accident when a garbage truck drove though a stop light and hit client’s vehicle. (Cleveland County, 2000).

$1,500,000Motorcycle Accident/Negligent Hire/Wrongful Death – Settlement during litigation for a client whose 31 year old son, an Army Sergeant and decorated war hero, was killed when riding his motorcycle off duty and an employee of Caviness and Cates Builders turned left in front of his motorcycle ( 2015).

$1,400,000  – Automobile Accident/Workers’ Compensation  – Settlements at Mediations for a client who was injured in a motor vehicle accident while delivering parts for his employer. (Mecklenburg County, 2005).

$1,300,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client on a moped who sustained serious injuries, including multiple fractures and head and brain injuries, when another vehicle made a left turn in front of him. (MecklenburgCounty, 2010).

$1,250,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement to Mediation for a client who fell off a ladder and injured his back resulting in paraplegia. (Mecklenburg County, 2006).

$1,200,000Automobile Accident – settlement for an elderly couple who were killed when another driver ran a stop sign and crashed into their vehicle (Rutherford County, 2011).

$1,200,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for an elderly couple who were killed when another vehicle went through a stop sign and hit their vehicle in the side, pushing it into a street light pole. (Rutherford County, 2010).

$1,100,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a 57 year old man who was driving straight when a driver crossed center line and struck client’s vehicle head on causing severe injuries of fractures to both legs requiring surgery, fractured left arm, fractured left rib, fractured neck, and fractured back (New Hanover County, 2015).

$1,050,000  – Medical Negligence  – Settlement after Mediation and prior to trial for a child who was deprived of oxygen for 15 minutes during childbirth at a teaching hospital. (Mecklenburg County, 2002)

$1,000,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a 52 year old man who was driving through an intersection when a pickup truck pulling a utility trailer ran the red light, and t-boned the client’s vehicle, causing serious injuries of fractured ribs, punctured lungs, fractured collar bone, and a fractured pelvis. The client became disabled from working due his lung injuries and need to use oxygen (Mecklenburg County, 2015).

$1,000,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who was pinned between his car and a wall when a truck hit his car and pushed it into him, causing a serious head injury and fractures to his leg, knee and shoulder. (Mecklenburg County, 2013).

$1,000,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement after mediation for a client who fell at work while doing inventory and suffered multiple fractures to both legs and face. (Mecklenburg County, 2009).

$1,000,000  – Motorcycle Accident  – Settlement for a client who struck the defendant’s vehicle after it pulled out from a flashing red light failing to yield the right of way to the client. The client, who was operating a motorcycle at the time of the collision, suffered severe injuries including the loss of use of both of his legs. (Caldwell County, 2008)

$1,000,000  – Automobile Accident/DWI – Settlement for a client who sustained a spinal cord injury resulting in paraplegia when a driver who was cited for driving while impaired failed to yield the right of way. (Caldwell County, 2007).

$1,000,000  – Product Liability  – Settlements at Mediation for married clients who sustained serious injuries when a bridge over a highway that they were on collapsed. (Mecklenburg County, 2001).

$910,000  – Workers’ Compensation/Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when a tractor-trailer driver fell asleep and hit client’s vehicle in the rear causing serious injuries, including the loss of an eye and reconstructive surgery. (Cabarrus County, 2010).

$900,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who sustained multiple fractured bones as a passenger when another vehicle failed to yield the right of way. (Cleveland County, 2006).

$900,000ConfidentialPersonal Injury – Settlement (2015).

$808,585Tractor Trailor Accident/Wrongful Death – Settlement for a the Estate of a 44 year old male truck driver who was killed when a tractor trailer trunk pulled from the shoulder of the road into the lane of his tractor trailer, causing a severe and violent collision ( Arizona 2017) .

$805,000Workers’ Compensation/Automobile Accident – settlements for a client who was injured in an automobile accident while on the job, when another driver ran into the rear end of his vehicle while stopped in traffic.  Client received serious back injuries requiring surgery (Burke County, 2012).

$800,000Defective Product and Defective Design- Personal Injury – Settlement during litigation at mediation for a 33 year old man who was seriously injured when the bucket lift he was using to change streetlight bulbs in a Wal-Mart parking lot collapsed causing a 35 feet fall.  The client sustained multiple fractures in his back that required surgical placement of rods, multiple rib fractures and flail chest, pelvic fracture and a lacerated liver (Catawba County, 2015).

$800,000Motorcycle Accident – Pretrial settlement for a 32 year old man who was injured when another vehicle turned left in front of him, causing his bike to collide with the vehicle and his body was ejected from his motorcycle.  The client sustained a serious knee injury with several of his ligaments and tendons being torn in his knee, resulting in three knee repair and reconstruction surgeries.   (Mecklenburg County, NC, 2017).

$775,000  – Motorcycle Accident  – Settlement after mediation for a client who was riding his motorcycle when a dump truck made a left turn in front of him causing serious injuries, including fractures to the back and hemorrhages in the brain. (Cabarrus County, 2010).

$775,000Motorcycle Accident – Settlement for a 19 year old woman who was injured when riding as a passenger on a motorcycle that wrecked when a car pulled out from a parking lot into its lane.  The young woman sustained serious injuries of a broken leg and fractured knee cap that required surgery and placement of a rod in her leg, broken hand, broken collar bone and scars from her injuries (York County, SC, 2015).

$750,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who sustained a disc herniation and knee injuries resulting in surgery after being rear-ended at a stop light. (Mecklenburg County, 2008).

$750,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when a 10-pound rock crashed through the windshield because of an unsafe load, causing multiple facial fractures and other injuries. (Caldwell County, 2006)

$750,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who sustained serious back injuries requiring surgery when another drive ran through a stop sign and hit client’s vehicle. (Catawba County, 2003).

$700,000 – Motorcycle Accident – Client was driving his motorcycle straight through an intersection when a vehicle turned left in front of him causing a collision.   Client had serious fractures to his right heel and ankle that required multiple surgeries (Mecklenburg County, 2016).

$675,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who was hit head on while riding his motorcycle when another driver crossed over the centerline causing serious injuries that included a fractured leg and multiple internal injuries. (Mecklenburg County, 2013).

$675,000Automobile Accident – Settlement during litigation for a client who received serious internal injuries and a fractured ankle when his motorcycle was hit head-on by another vehicle. (Mecklenburg County, 2013).

$650,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement after mediation for a client who fell into a hole while working causing serious injuries to client’s back and legs.

$625,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was a passenger in a vehicle when the driver swerved to avoid something in the road and collided with a guard rail causing serious back injuries that required surgery. (Iredell County, 2010).

$625,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for an 18 year old female who was a passenger in a vehicle that lost control when the driver swerved to avoid a pot hole, overcorrected, and rolled vehicle 7 times.  The client was ejected from the vehicle causing a forehead laceration, concussion, fractured vertebrae, fractured pelvis, fractured ankles and heel fracture (York County, SC, 2015).

$600,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement after mediation for a client who fell at a worksite and broke his back. (Mecklenburg County, 2009).

$550,000  –  Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client that was injured in a motor vehicle accident when another vehicle ran a red light, t-boned client’s vehicle on driver side and knocked client’s vehicle into a third vehicle. (Mecklenburg County, 2015).

$550,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who was injured at work when he fell backwards and hit his head on a forklift truck. (Lincoln County, 2007).

$545,000  – Workers’ Compensation/Automobile Accident  – Settlements for client who was injured while driving a vehicle for his employer when another vehicle crossed the center line hitting the vehicle the client was in resulting in a broken back and other injuries. (Gaston County, 2006).

$535,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who suffered serious internal injuries when another driver made a left turn in front of client’s vehicle (Cabarrus County, 2011).

$535,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who suffered from fractured vertebrae and multiple internal injuries after striking a car that made an illegal U-turn in front of him. (Cabarrus County, 2010).

$525,000ConfidentialAutomobile Accident/DWI/DRAM SHOP  (2016).

$500,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for elderly client whose car was totaled when another vehicle ran the stop sign and collided with  her car.  The client injuries included a broken arm and ankle, both requiring surgery and placement of steel screws and rods (Iredell County, 2014).

$500,000  – Personal Injury  – Settlement for a client who was injured while helping dig holes when an auger caught his clothes causing brain damage and other injuries. (Rowan County, 2006)

$500,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received serious internal injuries and a fractured leg and pelvis, when she was hit by a car while crossing the street to get a friend’s mail. (Burke County, 2013).

$490,000Workers’ Compensation/Automobile Accident – settlements for a client who was injured in an automobile accident, while on the job, when another vehicle crossed the center line and hit client’s vehicle head-on.  Client’s leg and ankle were fractured requiring multiple surgeries (Davie County, 2012).

$475,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was struck by defendant coming from side street and the impact pushed the client into oncoming traffic. The client suffered a disc herniation and soft-tissue injuries resulting in surgery. (Mecklenburg County, 2008)

$475,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who received multiple internal injuries and fractures when an ambulance crossed the center line on a curve striking the client’s vehicle. (Cabarrus County, 2005).

$450,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who received multiple back, arm and leg fractures when another vehicle crossed over the center line and hit her vehicle head on. (Cabarrus County, 2008)

$450,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was on a moped when another vehicle tried to pass and negligently struck client, resulting in fractures to spine and various internal injuries. (Lincoln County, 2004).

$450,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a man who was kicked in the face by a horse, fracturing his eye socket, injuring his eye and causing a concussion.  This client also had some cognitive impairment from his head injury.  (Union County, 2015).

$430,000Automobile Accident/Wrongful Death (Mecklenburg 2016) – Settlement for the Estate of a 25 year old man, who was killed from blunt force injuries when another vehicle ran red light and rear ended his vehicle at a high rate of speed vehicle.

$400,000Automobile Accident – Settlement before trial for a client whose vehicle was hit head-on by a school bus resulting in a fractured pelvis, fractured spine and fractured ribs. (Alexander County, 2013).

$400,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was a passenger when the driver lost control flipping the vehicle several times causing serious internal and spinal injuries. (Ashe County, 2008).

$420,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who received a brain injury and various fractures when a truck made a left turn in front of the vehicle in which he was a passenger. (Lincoln County, 2004).

$390,000Workers’ Compensation – settlement for a client who was injured in an automobile accident requiring neck surgery. (Guilford County, 2011).

$390,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who suffered serious injuries while working on the job. (Guilford, 2007).

$375,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who received multiple injuries when a garbage truck attempted to pass another vehicle and hit client head-on. (Mecklenburg County, 2007).

$375,240Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who was injured when another vehicle ran a stop sign and collided with her head on.  Her left knee cap was ruptured and her left heel was crushed, and sustained a fractured vertebra and multiple contusions (Watauga County, 2014).

$365,000 – Electrocution on Construction Site/Wrongful Death – Settlement prior to trial.  31 year old construction worker was electrocuted and killed when he elevated a boom lift up and hit an overhead powerline.  There were no warning signs; however, verbal warnings had been given not to come within 10 feet of the powerlines.  The settlement was a compromise amount due to allegations of contributory negligence of the decedent. (Mecklenburg County, 2017 )

$362,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when a reckless driver ran into the rear of his vehicle at 90 mph and ran him off the road causing serious internal injuries and multiple fractures. (Cabarrus County, 2008).

$360,000  – Workers’ Compensation/Motor Vehicle Negligence  – Settlements for a client who was injured while on the job when the vehicle the client was driving was struck in the rear by another vehicle causing various injuries. (Gaston County, 2004).

$350,000Workers Compensation/Wrongful Death – Settlement for the estate of a truck driver who suffered a heart attack when he was trying to put out a fire on his trailer cause by faulty brakes and ignition of the brake fluid from overheating.  (Union County, 2014)

$350,000Workers Compensation   Settlement for a client who was injured when he lifted a heavy bag of coins, causing him to rupture a disc in his low back.   The client had to have a low back surgery to remove the ruptured disc and to fuse the area of his spine where the disc was removed.  The client was unable to return to his job due to lifting restrictions and chronic low back pain.  (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$350,000Automobile Accident – Settlement at mediation for a client who received serious back injuries requiring surgery when the client’s vehicle was rear-ended while stopped in a construction zone. (Catawba County, 2013).

$350,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received fractures to his arm and leg when another vehicle hit client’s vehicle head-on. (Union County, 2013).

$350,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who received serious neck, back and shoulder injuries that required surgery after bags of coins fell on the client when the client was working inside of a vault. (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$350,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who had her lower leg amputated as a result of injuries suffered when another driver crossed into her lane and hit her vehicle head-on (Cabarrus County, 2011).

$350,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who suffered a fractured femur requiring surgery, when another driver lost control of their vehicle and came into client’s lane causing a collision. (Iredell County, 2011).

$350,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who suffered multiple fractures and lacerations after another driver lost control of his car and hit the client head-on. (Iredell County, 2010).

$335,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client during litigation whose vehicle was struck by another vehicle that went through a stop sign causing client to suffer serious back and chest injuries. (Catawba County, 2010).

$325,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who received fractures to her knee and back when another vehicle crossed over the median and hit the client head-on. (Union County, 2010).

$325,000Workers Compensation   Settlement for a client who was injured when working as a lineman and he contacted an overhead powerline, causing severe electric shock, burns, tissue damage to his hand and foot, and damage to his heart.  This client was unable to return to his job of lineman.  (Wilkes County, 2017).

$325,000Workers Compensation   Settlement for a client who was repairing a power box on a light pole and was shocked by high voltage electricity, causing a brain injury and seizure disorder.  This client became disabled from working because of his injuries.  (Mecklenburg County, 2016).

$325,000Automobile Accident – Settlement during litigation.  Client was injured when a speeding vehicle turned left in front of her and crashed with her.  Client sustained a compound fracture to her right heel, a severely fractured right ankle requiring two surgeries and placement of a plate and screws, and a laceration to her liver that required surgical repair (Union County, 2014).

$320,000Automobile Accident – client received serious internal injuries when the boat she was in, which was being towed by a pick up truck, was struck by a vehicle that lost control and hit the pickup truck head-on (Catawba County, 2012).

$312,000Automobile Accident – Settlement during litigation for a client who was killed after being struck by car while crossing the street. (Mecklenburg County, 2013).

$310,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was a passenger in a limousine when another vehicle ran a red light causing a collision resulting in various facial and internal injuries. (Mecklenburg County, 2007).

$307,800Automobile Accident – Settlement for client who was injured when another vehicle failed to yield and pulled into the path of client’s vehicle.   Client fractured his right shoulder blade, his left leg and dislocated his left hip (Beauford County, SC, 2015).

$300,000Dog Bite – Settlement for 51 year old woman who was attacked by a neighbor’s dog that broke loose from an enclosed porch.  The client had massive tissue injury to her right arm and amputation of her left pinky finger.

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement during litigation for an elderly client who injured her back when another vehicle lost control and struck her vehicle.  Client had preexisting conditions that were aggravated, which resulted in her undergoing surgery to her low back to fuse two vertebrae (Iredell County, 2016).

$300,000Dog Bite – Settlement for a 5 year girl who was playing outside when an unleashed dog attacked her.   The client had deep lacerations to her face and head, and permanent scarring (Mecklenburg County, 2016).

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for an elderly client who was injured when another vehicle failed to yield and turned left in front of her vehicle, causing a collision that resulted in a broken left leg (Cumberland County, 2014).

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement.  Client injured his back, rupturing a disc, when another car pulled from a side street and collided with the client’s car (Cleveland County, 2014).

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a 49 year man who injured his neck, back and tore his rotator cuff in an accident caused by a vehicle failing to yield the right of way (Lincoln County,  2015).

$300,000Workers Compensation   Settlement for a client who was injured on a construction site when he lifted a heavy metal board, causing him to rupture a disc in his low back.   The client had a low back surgery and a spinal cord stimulator implanted.  The client now has permanent restrictions of no heavy lifting. (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$300,000  – Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client that was injured in a motor vehicle accident when another driver ran a stop sign and collided with client’s vehicle. (Lincoln County, 2015).

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client whose vehicle was hit by a drunk driver causing severe internal injuries and severe injuries to the client’s hit and foot. (Catawba County, 2013).

$300,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received a seriously fractured leg when another driver made a left turn in front of client’s vehicle without signaling. (Cumberland County, 2014).

$300,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who injured his back while carrying some metal boards at a job site.  Back surgery was required after the injury.  (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$300,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who received serious injuries to their knee, hip, and back when another driver failed to stop at a stop sign causing a collision (Burke County, 2011).

$300,000Automobile Accident-settlement for a client during litigation who had fusion surgery for ruptured discs in his neck after another driver pulled out into traffic from a parking lot, causing a collision (Forsythe County, 2011).

$300,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when another vehicle went through a stop sign and hit his vehicle broadside causing serious knee and back injuries. (Burke County, 2010).

$300,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who suffered serious injuries, including the loss of a leg, after being hit head-on by another driver who crossed the center line. (Cabarrus County, 2010).

$300,000  – Personal Injury/Dog Bite  – Settlement for a client who was walking and attacked by a dog receiving various fractures when knocked down. (Caldwell County, 2006).

$296,500Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who suffered a fractured back and serious internal injuries when the vehicle he was driving was hit in the rear and pushed into another vehicle. (Burke County, 2008).

$290,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client that was injured as a passenger in a vehicle when another vehicle pulled out in front of the client’s vehicle and collided with it.  (Caldwell County, 2015).

$285,000 – Workers’ Compensation – settlement for a client who received serious burns that required skin grafting and resulted in permanent nerve damage when a chemical tank exploded (Lincoln  County, 2011).

$280,000Workers’ Compensation – settlement for a client who received serious injuries to his head, neck, shoulders, and back when a 2,000 pound pallet broke and fell on him as he was unloading a trailer (Mecklenburg County, 2011).

$280,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who was on the back of a trailer pulling a pallet when it broke, causing him to fall and it his head and suffer from back and neck injuries. (Accident took place outside of NC, 2009).

$275,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a 17 month old child who was killed when hit by a car in front of their house (Lancaster County, 2012).

$275,000Workers’ Compensation – settlement for a client who received serious injuries to his whole body when he fell 28 feet to the ground from a bucket lift after the safety harness broke (Caldwell County, 2011).

$275,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who was working in a bucket lift when his soft harness broke causing him to fall 28 feet to the ground. He suffered multiple injuries to the head, neck, back, arms and legs. (Caldwell County, 2006).

$275,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement after mediation for a client who sustained a back injury while picking up heavy cable at work. (Catawba County, 2013).

$275,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who lost his hand while cleaning a grinding machine. (Duplin County, 2013).

$270,000—Automobile Accident—Settlement for 32-year-old female who was traveling straight when another vehicle pulled out into the path of client’s lane of travel.  Defendant struck the right front of client’s vehicle and knocked her into oncoming traffic.  Client’s injuries included: left tibia fracture, right ankle fracture, right femur fracture, manubrium fracture, multiple rib fractures and laceration to the right knee. (2016)

$269,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who was injured at work when a patient fell on her leg causing serious neck and back injuries. (Catawba County, 2013).

$268,000Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation – Settlements for a client who was injured in a warehouse accident at his job that was caused by a third party defendant. (Catawba County, 2015).

$260,000Workers’  Compensation – settlement for a client who received serious back injuries while working on an automobile assembly (Cabarrus County, 2012).

$260,000Workers’ Compensation – settlement for a client who received head and other serious injuries after falling 20 feet to the ground while working on a roof. (Mecklenburg County, 2011).

$260,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement for a client who suffered brain and other injuries after falling 20 feet off of a roof. (Michigan, 2009).

$255,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was a passenger in a limousine when another vehicle ran a red light resulting in a fractured pelvis and other internal injuries to client. (Mecklenburg County, 2007).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Arbitration Award.   Client was a 58 year old male, driving straight when another vehicle pulled out from a parking lot striking his vehicle, causing him to run over a curb.  Client injured his neck and sustained a concussion, which resulted in memory loss and chronic headaches. (Mecklenburg County, 2016).

$250,000Workers Compensation   Settlement for a client who was injured when he fell off dumpster and injured his neck.  The client required a two-level fusion surgery in his neck and ongoing pain management treatment.  (Mecklenburg County, 2017).

$250,000—Automobile Accident—Settlement for 23-year-old man who was driving straight through an intersection when another vehicle made a left turn in front of his vehicle. Client’s injuries included: fractured spine, broken left ankle, T4,T5,T9 and T10 spinal fractures; full body brace. (Cleveland County, 2016)

$250,000Automobile Accident – Arbitration Award.   A 44 year old female was hit from behind at a moderate speed.  The client hit her head on the steering wheel and sustained whiplash injuries and a mild traumatic brain injury/concussion with post concussive syndrome.  (Mecklenburg County, 2017).

$250,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for an elderly client who was injured when another vehicle crossed center line and hit her vehicle head on.  Client had a fractured left leg and heel (Mecklenburg  County 2014).

$250,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a 56 year old woman who was a passenger in a vehicle when another vehicle made a left turn in front of client’s vehicle.  Client’s injuries included a Right knee fracture with surgery and a broken rib (Caldwell County, 2015).

$250,000Forklift Accident – Settlement during litigation; Client was supervising a delivery dock when an unloader drove a forklift into him, pushing him into pallets.   Client sustained a ruptured disc in his neck and had to undergo a neck fusion surgery, in addition to soft tissue injuries. (Caldwell County, 2015).

$250,000Automobile Accident –   Settlement for a 72 year old man who was injured in an accident when another vehicle ran the red light and t-boned the driver side of client’s vehicle.   He had a fractured pelvis, low back pain and fractured ribs (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$250,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who received a fractured wrist, hip  and other serious internal injuries when a drunk driver crossed the center line and hit client’s vehicle head-on (Mecklenburg County, 2012).

$250,000Automobile Accident – settlement for a client who suffered serious back injuries requiring surgery when the driver of the car he was in lost control and ran off the road hitting a tree (Iredell County, 2011).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received fractures to his leg, ankle, and elbow requiring surgery, when another vehicle went through a stop sign and hit the motorcycle he was riding on. (Iredell County, 2013).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who was a passenger in a vehicle that was hit by another vehicle that crossed the centerline of the road causing a fractured leg requiring surgery. (Iredell County, 2013).

$250,000Workers’ Compensation – Settlement after mediation for a client who was injured in an automobile accident while on the job, causing serious head and back injuries. (Mecklenburg County, 2013).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Policy limits settlement for a minor client who died when the driver of the vehicle he was in lost control and hit a bridge. (Rowan, 2013).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for a client who received multiple fractures requiring surgery when another driver went through a stop sign and hit client on the motorcycle he was riding. (Union County, 2013).

$250,000Automobile Accident – Settlement for an elderly client who was severely injured when another vehicle ran a red light and crashed into client’s vehicle.  Injuries included a fractured pelvis and fractured ribs.  (Mecklenburg County, 2014).

$250,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for an elderly client who was injured when a pickup truck went through a stop sign causing a collision that pinned the client in his vehicle and resulted in a fractured hip and ankle, plus other injuries. (Union County, 2011).

$250,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was riding his motorcycle when another vehicle crossed over the center line and hit him head on resulting in fractures to his leg and ankle, plus other serious injuries. (Mecklenburg County, 2011).

$250,000Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when another vehicle hit the client’s vehicle head-on causing serious injuries, including a fractured leg. (Mecklenburg County, 2010).

$250,000Automobile Accident  –  Settlement for a client who suffered serious leg injuries with multiple fractures when another vehicle made a left turn in front of the vehicle client was in. (Surry County, 2008)

$250,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who sustained back injuries when an 18-wheeler changed lanes and struck client’s vehicle. (Gaston County, 2007).

$250,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who hurt his back while on the job and had subsequent back surgery. (Union County, 2010).

$250,000  – Automobile Accident  – Settlement for a client who suffered serious internal injuries when another vehicle went through a red light causing the accident. (Gaston County, 2007).

$250,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who lost his leg when a log fell off a conveyor belt and hit client. (Catawba County, 2007).

$250,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who fell off a bench while painting causing head and spinal injuries. (Guilford County, 2007).

$250,000  – Workers’ Compensation  – Settlement for a client who injured his knee while pulling a box of electrical material. (Mecklenburg County, 2007).

$250,000  – Truck Accident  – Settlement for a client who was injured when an 18-wheeler rear-ended the vehicle the client was in causing neck and arm injuries. (Gaston County, 2006).

The results cited are illustrative of the matters handled by the firm but do not include all the cases the firm has handled. Each case is unique and must be evaluated on its individual merits. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.