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Man underwent spinal discectomy after auto accident — $400,000 verdict

Type of action: Auto accident Injuries alleged: Right C4-7 anterior cervical discectomy and fusion Name of case: Cifuentes v. Rodriguez Court: Hampton Circuit Court Case no.: CL18-2785 Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge Michael A. Gaten Date ...

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Motorcyclist injured after being forced off road — $140,000 settlement

Type of action: Motor vehicle accident Injuries alleged: Broken collarbone Date resolved: 7/5/2022 Special damages: Approximately $30,000 in medical bills Verdict of settlement: Settlement Amount: $140,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): Ryan Quinn, Arlington Description of case: Plaintiff motorcyclist was ...

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Woman sustained spinal cord impingements after accident — $1,800,000 settlement

Type of action: Auto accident; personal injury Injuries alleged: Cervical sprain/strain – soft tissue with eventual diagnosis of cervical syrinx (cyst) in spinal cord along with two spinal cord impingements after digital motion X-ray Tried before: Mediation Name of judge ...

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71-year-old pinned to wall in ‘pedal error’ accident — $1,700,000 settlement

Type of action: Auto accident/premises liability Injuries alleged: Severe trauma to left leg and foot, major blood loss resulting from dissection of popliteal artery in left leg, nerve damage and extensive scarring, permanent limp and foot drop Date resolved: 6/3/2022 ...

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Plaintiff sustained jagged leg wound in car crash — $390,000 settlement

Type of action: Auto accident, personal injury Injuries alleged: Lower left leg injury, whiplash and a chest wall contusion Special damages: Medical bills totaling $61,077.41 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $390,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): James S. Abrenio, Fairfax ...

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Tire came off tractor-trailer, striking plaintiff’s vehicle — $695,000 settlement

Type of action: Tractor-trailer wheel-off crash Injuries alleged: Rib fractures, L3 compression fracture, right knee meniscus tear, left knee meniscus tear, right shoulder glenoid labral tear, left carpal tunnel syndrome, gamekeeper’s thumb, various sprains and strains Court: Virginia Beach Circuit ...

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Woman suffered lost earning potential after accident — $225,000 settlement

Type of action: Auto accident, negligence Injuries alleged: Left shoulder injuries, lacerations to left hand, back and neck injuries and a closed head concussion injury. Date resolved: 4/14/2022 Special damages: Medical expenses totaling $35,000; $40,000 per year in earning capacity ...

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Tractor-trailer stopped in middle of I-95, leading to collision — $1.5M settlement

Type of action: Auto accident, personal injury Injuries alleged: Traumatic brain injury, multiple orthopedic and internal injuries Name of judge or mediator: Judge Thomas S. Shadrick (Ret.) Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,500,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and city): Penn Crawford, ...

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Woman injured by intoxicated driver, required colostomy — $4.2M verdict

Type of action: Auto accident Injuries alleged: Tears of the colon and ileum; morel-lavalee seatbelt traction injury; fractured transverse process at C1, L2, L4 and L5 and broken rib Name of case: Vera v. Algie Court: Fairfax County Circuit Court ...

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Plaintiff sustained jaw injury in crash on Interstate 495 — $500,000 settlement

Type of action: Auto Accident Injuries alleged: Displacement of articular joint resulting in a left temporomandibular joint disc plication and right temporomandibular joint meniscetomy Name of case: Webb v. Tyree Court: Fairfax County Circuit Court Date resolved: 4/15/2022 Special damages: ...

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