Verdicts & Settlements

2010

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $1,295,000.00 Guaranteed Benefit and Structured Settlement. Expected payout $2,085,000.00 recovered on behalf of a minor in a wrongful death claim against a trucking company for a trucking accident on a highway.

2010

Gaston County, North Carolina - $285,000 - workers' compensation settlement for gentleman who hurt his back and shoulder in two separate accidents.

2010

York County, South Carolina - $225,000.00 - workers' compensation settlement for gentleman who had a lower back injury from car wreck.

2010

Gaston County, North Carolina - $190,000.00 settlement for motor vehicle accident, neck injury with surgery.

2010

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $100,000.00 settlement for motor cycle wreck, rear-end collision.

2009

$200,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who injured his lower back lifting a camera out of a man-hole.

2009

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $500,000.00 settlement in a medical malpractice case for failure to diagnose renal failure.

2009

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000.00 minor settlement for a young girl who fell through a glass fish tank that was left out in a yard and severed nerves in the young girl's leg.

2009

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina - $100,000.00 for rear-end collision, wrist and hand injury.

2008

Graham County, North Carolina - $225,000.00 minor settlement in a medical malpractice claim for failure to diagnose a ruptured appendix.

2008

Oconee County, South Carolina - $1,000,000.00 settlement for an automobile accident caused by a tractor trailer, multiple injuries including a broken hip and fractured femur.

2008

North Carolina - $215,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a claimant with an injured right knee on a fork lift.

2008

North Carolina - $200,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who fell off a ladder and injured the lower back and neck.

2008

North Carolina - $240,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker with an injured back and developed depression.

2008

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident, back injury.

2008

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for a rear-ended motor vehicle accident, injury to neck and shoulder.

2008

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for motor vehicle accident, one-car accident where the car struck a telephone pole, neck and back injuries.

2008

North Carolina - $225,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker that was hit by a large roll in his back and suffered paralysis.

2007

Gaston County, North Carolina - $625,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker whose arm was caught in a large sanding roll causing injury to his arm and subsequently developing reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD)

2007

North Carolina - $120,000.00 on a Long-Term Disability claim that had been denied by the insurance carrier.

2007

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for an automobile accident where client injured back and leg

2007

North Carolina - $220,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who injured his back when he slipped on ice.

2007

North Carolina - $255,807.15 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who injured his lower back

2006

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $200,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor cycle that was rear-ended, client injured his back and leg

2006

North Carolina - $125,590.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident where a woman crushed her right foot and had multiple injuries

2006

North Carolina - $190,000.00 personal injury settlement for a seven-year old girl who was bitten by a dog, injuries to the face and neck

2006

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident, head-on collision - client expired, wrongful death claim

2006

North Carolina - $227,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a client who injured his back slipping and falling on ice

2005

North Carolina - $617,603.84 workers' compensation settlement for a long-distance truck driver who had a heart attack while driving over the mountains in Colorado

2005

North Carolina - $130,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident, injuries to neck and back

2005

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident with injuries to the back

2005

North Carolina - $675,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a client who's right foot was run over by a pick-up truck

2004

North Carolina - $200,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who injured his back installing cabinets

2004

Gaston County, North Carolina - $137,500.00 settlement for breach of contract, claim against an engineer

2004

North Carolina - $255,507.32 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident

2004

Gaston County, North Carolina - $115,000.00 Jury Verdict, motor vehicle accident, crushed foot

2004

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement, motor vehicle accident, client's spleen had to be removed and she had broken ribs

2004

North Carolina - $155,000.00 personal injury settlement for medical negligence - client developed bed sores while she was a resident of a nursing home

2004

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina - $86,292.32 Jury Verdict for a breach of contract against the Mecklenburg County School System for failure to pay contractor

2004

North Carolina - $100,000.00 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident, injuries to neck and arms

2003

North Carolina - $250,000 personal injury settlement - client was riding a bicycle struck by a truck injuring arm

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 personal injury settlement for a motor vehicle accident, injuries to neck and shoulders

North Carolina - $144,000 Settlement where client has been denied his Long Term Disability

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $100,000 wrongful death settlement - client was riding a bicycle and struck by a car and killed

North Carolina - $190,000 third-party tort claim settlement

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 personal injury settlement - motor vehicle accident, client sustained head injuries

2002

North Carolina - $500,000 - Third-Party tort claim settlement - client had sever burns

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 - wrongful death settlement - Defendant fell asleep at the wheel

2002

North Carolina - $200,000.00 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who fell from a trailer hitch and injured his back

2001

Gaston County, North Carolina - $650,000 - personal injury settlement - head-on motor vehicle accident, client struck by drunk driver

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 - personal injury claim - motor vehicle accident, injuries to head and foot

Gaston County, North Carolina - $192,500 - wrongful death claim- client was a passenger in car that was rear-ended by transfer truck - client dead on arrival

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 - personal injury claim - motor vehicle accident, client car struck by drunk driver

Gaston County, North Carolina - $100,000 - personal injury claim - motor vehicle accident, injuries to neck and head

2000

North Carolina - $448,694.08 workers' compensation settlement for a worker who developed an occupational lung disease - pneumoconiosis - which resulted in the need for a lung transplant, structured settlement

Cleveland County, North Carolina - $450,000 wrongful death settlement for client who was administered the wrong medication while in hospital

Published Cases

Sizemore v. Raxter, 344 S.E.2d 391, 314 N.C. 527

Sizemore v. Raxter, 327 S.E.2d 258, 73N.C.App. 531

Ross v. Young Supply Co., 322 S.E.2d 648, 71 N.C.App. 532

Bush v. BASF Wyandotte Corp., 306 S.E.2d 562, 64 N.C.App. 41

Hughey v. Cloninger, 253 S.E.2d 898, 297 N.C. 86

Phillips v. Phillips, 252 S.E.2d 790, 34 N.C.App. 428

Henderson County v. Osteen, 235 S.E.2d 166, 292 N.C. 692

In re Robinson, 215 S.E.2d 631, 26 N.C.App. 341

Gastonia Personnel Corp. v. Rogers, 172 S.E.2d 19, 276 N.C. 279

Gastonia Personnel Corp. v. Rogers, 168 S.E.2d 31, 5 N.C.App. 219

State v. Gibson, 162 S.E.2d 627, 2 N.C.App. 187