Verdicts / Settlements

Representative Cases:

  • Three Hundred and Thirty Nine Investors v. One of the Top 5 National Accounting Firms.
    $60 Million

    In this case, three hundred and thirty-nine hundred investors sued a large accounting corporation for fraud relating to the loss of their retirement funds. This case settled for $60 million after a verdict in Plaintiffs’ favor.

  • Recent Burn Case v. a Korean Noodle Manufacturer.
    $15 Million

    An eight month old baby received disfiguring burns by hot soup that was spilled on her head and back. This settlement included a structured settlement that will pay out $15 million.

  • Funches v. Refrigerated Transport Inc.
    $12 Million

    Tractor trailer rig struck a van resulting in death and injury. This case occurred near Ft. Worth, TX. It settled for $12 million.

  • Roberts Sanchez v. Hospital.
    $11.8 Million

    A medical Malpractice case in which the plaintiff was paralyzed after her x-ray was misread. The case was settled for cash and a structure which paid $11.8 million.

  • Meza-Jiminez v. High-rise Building.
    $10.5 Million

    An explosion case involving painters in a high rise office building. The settlement of this case included structured settlements with a payout of $10.5 million.

  • San Juan Cecilio v. DTI.
    $10 Million

    Case in Reno, Nevada that involved an explosion, which resulted in a death and other severely injured. The verdict was $8,000,000.00 general and $2,000,000.00 in punitive damages for a total of $10 million.

  • Samperio v. Ocean View School District.
    S$9 Million

    A young boy was struck by a school bus and received serious injuries to his legs and ankles. This settlement included a structured settlement that will pay out $9 million.

  • Barcenas v. A well-known tire company and automobile manufacturer.
    $8.4 Million

    Complex product liability action. Quadriplegic injury caused by a defective tire and defective Ford Explorer. The accident was a rollover accident which occurred near Salinas, CA. This case settled for $8.4 million.

  • Garcia v. Tyco Shipping.
    $7.8 Million

    Our client was a welder who was in the process of dismantling a ship that was being taken out of service. He was struck by a large metal place and severely injured in Northern California. We received a settlement in the amount of $7.8 million.

  • Reyes-Valentin v. Bay Area Contract Transportation Services.
    $7.6 Million

    Rear end tractor trailer rig versus a van collision which caused death and injury on Interstate 5 South by Stockdale Highway near Buttonwillow, Ca. This case settled for $7.6 million.

  • Meza v. Coastal Communities Hospital.
    $7 Million

    This case involves a baby that was dropped to the floor during the birth process. This settlement included a structured settlement that will pay over $7 million.

  • Hoang v. King’s County.
    $6.1 Million

    A quadriplegic case against the King’s County and a manufacturer of busses sold to King’s County settled for $6.1 million.

  • Cruz v. Pensacola Auto Transport.
    $5 Million

    Man was killed by an out of control auto carrier truck on interstate 10 near Pomona, California. He left behind a widow and four children. In this case, we used theories of commercial trucking liability, product liability, and insurance bad faith. The case settled for $5 million.

  • Herera v. City of Buena Park.
    $5 Million

    A wrongful death/police shooting case against the city of Buena Park and one of its police officers. This settlement included a structured settlement that will payout $5 million.

  • Tanguay v. City of Bakersfield.
    $4.2 Million

    A Bakersfield Police Officer caused a collision which resulted in serious injury. The case was tried to a verdict in Kern County Superior Court in Bakersfield, California in the amount of $4.2 million.

  • Navarette v. Oropeza Trucking.
    $4 Million

    This is a case that involved a tractor trailer rig with a flat bed trailer in which the tractor trailer driver negligently allowed himself to become stuck in the mud on a country road near Fresno, Ca and a farm worker van collided into the flatbed truck. This case settled for $4 million.

  • Blair v. National Ready Mixed Concrete Company.
    $3.8 Million

    Wrongful death personal injury case in which a concrete truck crossed the center line and caused a collision. A settlement was achieved in excess of $3.8 million.

  • Rodney King v. The City of Los Angeles.
    $3.8 Million

    Plaintiff was beaten by officers from the Los Angeles Police Department. The beating was captured on video tape and received National and International media attention. We obtained a verdict for the Plaintiff, Rodney King, for $3.8 million.

  • Confidential Statement.
    $2.897 Million

    A Major tire manufacturer settled this matter involving a wrongful death as a result of a failed tire. The case settled for $2.897 million.

  • Myra Hernandez v. Defendant.
    $2.15 Million

    Burn injury case which resulted in a settlement in the amount of $2.15 million.

  • Huerterro Saldivar v. Huntington Beach Police Department.
    $2.1 Million

    A 19 year-old young man was shot to death by a Huntington Beach police officer. An offer of only $10,000 was made prior to trial. The case was tried to a verdict in Federal Court in Los Angeles, Ca. The verdict was $2.1 million.

  • Rubio v. Pepe’s Towing.
    $2 Million

    A Tow truck driver ran over and killed a man who was trying to get his car back. The case was brought on behalf of a surviving wife, and four surviving children. The case was settled for $2 million.

  • Bocadano v. RTD.
    $1.825 Million

    Plaintiff’s car was rear ended by an RTD Bus in the carpool lane on a freeway in Los Angeles, California causing an explosion, fire, and death. This case settled for $1.825 million.

  • Alvarez v. A&P Growers.
    Settled: $1.8 Million

    Above the knee leg amputation by a machine which resulted in a settlement of $1.8 million.

  • Martinez v. PTO Company.
    $1.5 Million

    A young woman suffered a scalping injury by a tomato sorting machine. The case was settled in the amount of $1.5 million.

  • Zermeno v. Schmutz.
    $1.5 Million

    A personal injury and products liability case which involved facial burns that was settled for $1.5 million.

  • Barrera v. Santa Fe Railroad.
    $1.25 Million

    Leg severely injured by a large truck. This case was settled for $1.25 million.

  • Mayfield v. Union Pacific Railroad.
    $1 Million

    A single wrongful death action on behalf of a welfare mother. The case settled for over $1 million.