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Death & Serious Injuries

We will help you obtain justice for a wrongful death or serious injury.

Careless actions can cause deadly or life-changing harm. We partner with our clients through these difficult times when they’re facing catastrophic injuries or the death of a loved one.

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We get answers and hold wrongdoers accountable.

Our team works tirelessly to learn why a tragic injury or wrongful death has happened, and to pursue the people who caused the harm.

Uncover the facts

We work with top experts to uncover all the facts, making sure defendants can't conceal their negligence.

Research

We dive deep into the scientific and medical research so we can understand and explain how an injury or death happened.

Connect with our clients

We connect with our clients closely so that we can observe how the events have affected them and tell their stories effectively.

Stand with our clients

We stand with our clients to help them navigate the difficult, often intimidating, world of insurance companies and lawsuits.

Death & Injury Case Types

We excel in complex death & injury cases.

We have decades of experience holding responsible parties accountable—no matter how big they may be.

95 Years

experience with wrongful death and serious injury cases.

$350+ Million

recovered in settlements and verdicts in cases involving death or serious harm.

100%

of our attorneys have successfully tried cases and obtained verdicts.

Our Results

We get extraordinary results in wrongful death and serious injury cases.

$3,664,186 Jury Verdict

for the family of a man electrocuted by faulty wiring installed by an HVAC company.

$5,999,100 Jury Verdict

for the abuse of a child by a volunteer at a church-operated daycare.

$5,725,500 Jury Verdict

for the death of a young mother and injuries to her husband in an automobile accident.

$7,568,795 Jury Verdict

award plus attorney fees and interest for the family of a motorcyclist killed in a crash.

$2,825,000 Jury Verdict

for college student who suffered hearing loss when beaten outside a campus bar.

$2,700,000 Settlement

for injuries caused by excessive use of force by police officers.

Confidential Settlement

for victim injured by an amusement ride.

$2,500,000 Settlement

for the family of a mother killed in a car crash by a drunk driver.

Confidential Settlement

for a woman who fell in a negligently maintained parking lot.

$1,787,108 Jury Verdict

award plus attorney fees for the family of a motorcyclist killed by a careless tractor-trailer driver.

Confidential Settlement

for a mother who lost her unborn child due to toxic gas caused by the faulty installation of a fireplace.

$2,700,000 Settlement

for a spinal cord injury caused by excessive use of force by police.

$2,825,000 Jury Verdict

for a brain injury caused by an assault by bar patrons.

Confidential Settlement

for a brain injury and other injuries caused by a defective amusement ride.

$275,000 Jury Verdict

for a mild TBI from a concussion caused by a car accident.

$1,900,000 Settlement

for the family of a 4-year-old child killed by a stove that the apartment complex had not secured.

Confidential Settlement

for the family of a woman who died after an ER doctor and hospital failed to treat her stroke.

Confidential Settlement

for injuries caused by an amusement ride.

Confidential Settlement

for a baby's death due to inattentiveness by a babysitter.

$1,770,000 Settlement

for a high school student's death arising out of car accident.

$635,000 Settlement

for a young girl injured at a daycare facility.

$630,000 Settlement

for a child's death caused when a poorly maintained porch collapsed.

$225,000 Settlement

for scars to a young boy's face caused by a vicious dog.

$1,000,000 Settlement

for the estate of a tow truck operator who was struck and killed while helping a stranded motorist.

$775,000 Jury Verdict

for a woman whose foot was crushed in a car crash.

$1,300,000 Settlement

for a woman who suffered leg injuries and loss of income caused by a car crash.

$700,000 Settlement

for the estate of a woman who died in a fire.

$1,000,000 Settlement

for a motorcyclist who suffered injuries caused when a car pulled in front of him.

$384,966 Jury Verdict

for a driver injured in a car crash.

$625,000 Settlement

for driver and passenger injured in collision with semi-truck.

$385,000 Settlement

for injuries a man suffered as a result of a rear-end collision.

Confidential Settlement

for the family of a man who was killed when his car struck an incorrectly installed cable barrier.

$267,000 Settlement

for food poisoning.

$831,560 Jury Verdict

for personal injuries resulting from a motor vehicle accident.

$1,600,000 Settlement

for the death of a man and injuries to his wife from a car accident.

Confidential Settlement

for a driver whose vehicle was struck by a speeding patrol car that was responding to a crime.

$199,658 Settlement

for a young boy bitten by a dog in the genital area

Confidential Settlement

for a woman who suffered injuries after falling in a restaurant

$195,000 Settlement

for a bicyclist struck by a car.

$1,646,753 Jury Verdict

for our client who was riding a bike and run over by a bar employee driving after his shift.

*The outcome of any client’s case will depend on the particular legal and factual circumstances of the case.

Our Process

How We Work to Resolve Your Case

We keep you informed throughout the process. From our initial conversation through the conclusion of your matter, we are here when you need us.

  • 01

    Initial conversation.

    We gather all the necessary information and begin evaluating.

  • 02

    Evaluation.

    Using the information, we assess the strengths and weaknesses of all possible claims and defenses.

  • 03

    Filing the lawsuit.

    This starts the formal litigation process.

  • 04

    Exchange of information.

    This is called the discovery phase and includes exchange of information and documents, and testimony under oath.

  • 05

    Mediation.

    Oftentimes the parties will attempt to resolve the case by using a neutral third-party to help bring the sides together.

  • 06

    Trial.

    If mediation or negotiations are unsuccessful, the next stop is the courthouse.

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