VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS

JEMISON & MENDELSOHN HAS OBTAINED VERDICTS AND SETTLEMENTS IN EXCESS OF $100 MILLION. BELOW IS A SAMPLE OF SOME OF THE CASES WE HAVE HANDLED:

$16 million recovery—Wrongful Death
Two people were killed when load came off tractor trailer.

$15 million verdict—Wrongful Death
Passenger in a new truck killed when truck stalled due to defective computer chip and caused a wreck.

$10 million verdict---Dram Shop Case

$6 million verdict—Insurance Bad Faith

$6 million settlement---Quadriplegia
Client injured because of defective vehicle

$5.1 million settlement---Wrongful Death
18-wheel truck turned in front of oncoming traffic causing collision

$5 million reward---Whistleblower Case

$3 million verdict—Defective Seatbelt
Pilot blinded from impact because seams on seatbelt failed

$3 million settlement—Broken Back
Driver went off the road due to defects in road construction

$3 million settlement---Wrongful Death
18-wheel truck driver fell asleep

$1 million settlement---Wrongful Death
18-wheel truck could not stop at red light because of defective brakes

$1 million settlement—Murder by prisoner on work release

$1 million settlement---Murder by escaped inmate

$950,000 settlement—Murder in State Institution

$950,000 settlement—Death of a Mental Health Patient

$750,000 settlement---Dram Shop Case

$700,000 recovery - Death of Youth Services Inmate

$600,000 recovery - Abuse & Neglect in State Institution

$600,000 recovery - Rape in State Institution