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#23 – $1.48 million (access required)

Stevens v. Hong Type of Case: Wrongful death, traffic crash Attorney: John C. Shea, Richmond Summary: The 47-year-old decedent was a passenger in a van that was hit head on by a tractor-trailer that crossed the median on Interstate 81 ...

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#22 – $1.5 million (access required)

Commercial Pilot Doe v. Hotel Type of Case: Electrical shock in hotel shower Attorney: Richard N. Shapiro, Virginia Beach Summary: An airline pilot suffered an electrical shock from an overhead light fixture in a hotel shower. He lost consciousness and ...

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#21 – $1.51 million (access required)

Confidential Type of Case: Motorcyclists, husband and wife, hit by police car Attorneys: James C. Lewis, Randall E. Appleton, Virginia Beach Summary: A police cruiser drifted into the lane of oncoming traffic and struck plaintiffs head on after sideswiping a ...

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#20 – $1.55 million (access required)

Confidential Type of Case: Failure to diagnose vascular injury related to broken leg Attorney: Jonathan L. Thornton, Norfolk Summary: The 15-year-old plaintiff hyperextended his knee while playing basketball and sustained a markedly displaced tibial-fibular fracture. The defendant orthopedist placed the ...

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#19 – $1.6 million (access required)

Frank Hraczo v. Seneca Excavating & Landscaping Inc. Type of Case: Negligence, truck driver injured at a landfill Attorneys: David L. Marks, Steven M. Frei, Gobind Sethi, Reston Summary: Plaintiff, the operator of a Roll-On truck loaded with demolition debris, ...

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#18 – $1.75 million (access required)

Omar v. LTF Club Operations Company Inc. Type of Case: Wrongful death, drowning of 5-year-old girl in fitness center pool Attorneys: Jeffrey M. Schwaber, Ivonne C. Lindley, Rockville, Md. Summary: A 5-year-old child drowned in a fitness center pool in ...

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#17 – $1.86 million (access required)

Board of Supervisors of Fairfax County v. Hayfield Farms Community Association II Type of Case: Condemnation of common area of homeowners association Attorney: Paul B. Terpak, Fairfax Summary: Fairfax County initially offered $106,000 for the common area of a homeowners ...

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#15 (tie) $2.1 million (access required)

Doe v. Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority Type of Case: Personal injury, pedestrian hit by bus in a crosswalk Attorneys: Mark A. Towery, Chidi I. James, Peter S. Everett, Robert J. Stoney, Fairfax Summary: Plaintiff, a paralegal, was struck in a ...

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#15 (tie) – $2.1 million (access required)

Confidential Type of Case: Traumatic brain injury from application of forceps at birth Attorneys: Charles J. Zauzig III, Melissa G. Ray, Woodbridge; Stephen W. Bricker, Richmond Summary: An infant suffered a traumatic brain injury when an obstetrician attempted a forceps ...

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#14 – $2.16 million (access required)

Ott v. “Acme Aerial Lifts” Type of Case: Wrongful death, industrial accident Attorneys: Mark A. Towery, Chidi I. James, Peter S. Everett, Robert J. Stoney, Fairfax Summary: A mechanic was killed while inspecting a boom-supported aerial lift. He fell 80 ...

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