Significant Cases and Verdicts Won

$95,000,000.00

Product liability settlement

$55,000,000.00

Hospital liability settlement

$27,335,667.87

Trucking accident jury verdict for a teenager with injuries due to a collision with a trash collection truck parked on the wrong side of the road.

$25,000,000.00

Product liability settlement

$24,000,000.00

Settlement on behalf of the taxpayers of Kentucky against a major pharmaceutical company for the fraudulent misrepresentation of the addictive nature of an opiate painkiller.

$21,000,000.00

Premises liability settlement against a restaurant on behalf of victims of a fatal DUI accident in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

$20,864,937.37

Medical negligence jury verdict for brain injury caused by nursing negligence at hospital.

$18,270,092.37

Medical negligence jury verdict against hospital for against hospital for because the nurse failed to monitor the baby during labor. As a result the baby suffered from hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy.

$10,220,422.50

Product liability settlement

$10,220,422.50

Products liability jury verdict in an action where a defective tow dolly caused the driver to lose control of the car resulting in paralysis.

$10,000,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in Louisville Kentucky against a heart surgeon and anesthesiologist due to their negligence during a pediatric heart surgery which resulted in a brain injury to a child.

$9,030,000.00

Medical negligence verdict against a Louisville hospital for failure to deliver needed blood therapy intraoperatively during a scheduled, elective surgery, causing the death of the patient.

$8,500,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in central Kentucky from an improperly placed catheter which caused a cardiac tamponade resulting in severe brain injury to a young child.

$7,500,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for improper administration of anesthesia resulting in brain damage to a middle-aged man from central Kentucky who had worked as a welder.

$7,500,000.00

Railroad accident settlement against a major rail carrier for a fatal electrocution.

$7,000,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in eastern Kentucky involving a nurse and obstetrician who failed to recognize fetal distress. As a result the baby suffered hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy causing Cerebral Palsy.

$7,000,000.00

Wrongful death settlement in Kentucky

$5,780,000.00

Products liability jury verdict for a Louisville man with an injury to his leg caused by a faulty weed-trimmer head. We declined to accept a reduced settlement on appeal and, with interest, ultimately collected in excess of $6.3 million.

$5,500,000.00

Medical negligence settlement against a doctor and hospital in Jefferson County, Kentucky for cerebral palsy caused by the failure to timely perform a cesarean section.

$4,102,620.99

Medical negligence jury verdict in Pikeville, Kentucky, for a young man who had an amputation below the knee because his doctor failed to diagnose an injury to an artery in his leg following an ATV accident.

$3,500,000.00

Medical negligence settlement because a nurse administrated the wrong dose of medication resulting in the death of a young child in central Kentucky.

$3,000,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for wrongful death as a result of a negligently performed heart catheterization in Louisville, Kentucky.

$2,800,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for a negligently performed heart catheterization resulting in brain injury in Louisville, Kentucky.

$2,500,000.00

Trucking accident settlement for the wrongful death of a man traveling through Kentucky.

$2,500,000.00

Medical negligence settlement because physician's failure to timely perform a cesarean section resulted in baby having a hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and developed Cerebral Palsy in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

$2,000,000.00

Products liability settlement for electrocution from defective mining equipment resulting in the death of an eastern Kentucky man.

$2,000,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for negligent administration anesthesia resulting in visual impairment in Louisville, Kentucky.

$1,750,000.00

Settlement in Anderson County, Kentucky for motorcycle accident cause by a truck resulting in a leg injury.

$1,600,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for the failure to diagnose appendicitis which led to severe infection in an elderly man in Louisville, Kentucky.

$1,500,000.00

Products liability settlement in central Kentucky against automobile manufacturer for defective part which caused a one car collision which resulting in the death of the driver.

$1,500,000.00

Product liability settlement against automobile manufacturer due to a seatback failure resulting in paralysis of an elderly woman in Tennessee.

$1,500,000.00

Premises liability settlement against a department store in western Kentucky when a defective isle cord struck a woman and caused complex regional pain syndrome (also known as RSD) in her arm.

$1,200,000.00

Policy limit settlement involving a middle-aged man who developed Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) from injuries in a car wreck. CRPS, previously known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy is a painful nerve disorder resulting in chronic pain, burning sensations, swelling, sweating and other symptoms. This case was in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

$1,200,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for the wrongful death of an infant due to negligent post- operative monitoring after pediatric heart surgery to repair a congenital heart defect in Louisville Kentucky.

$1,100,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for negligently performed thoracic surgery.

$1,000,000.00

Medical negligence jury verdict for a misdiagnosed arterial occlusion resulting in a leg injury.

$1,000,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in western Kentucky for the insurance policy limits of a radiologist who misread a mammogram causing a delay in diagnosis of breast cancer.

$990,000.00

Medical negligence settlement for the death of a woman in Jefferson County Kentucky from the failure to treat anaphylactic shock caused by allergy testing.

$900,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in western Kentucky against a neurosurgeon for negligently performing a three level spinal fusion.

$750,000.00

Defective product settlement against a Louisville manufacturing plant. This lawsuit was handled as a third-party claim outside of the clients workers’ compensation claim. The injury was caused by a defective mechanical door malfunctioning and struck our client when he attempted to exit the plant.

$730,000.00

Medical negligence settlement in Elizabethtown, KY against an obstetrician who failed to schedule a cesarean section in a mother who’s prior condition left prone to uterine rupture.