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Tag Archives: Million-Dollar Settlements

Man died after getting hit, wife and two adult children were survivors – $2.5 million settlement (access required)

Decedent was operating a vehicle when they were struck by another vehicle. Decedent suffered multiple injuries and later died in the hospital. Decedent left behind a wife and two adult children. The case settled at mediation for $2.5 million. [20-T-022] ...

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Pedestrian died months after being hit by car – $1 million settlement (access required)

Elderly pedestrian hit by vehicle died several months after initial inju­ries. Case defended on con­tributory negligence and cause of death grounds. Type of action: Sur­vival/personal injury Injuries alleged: Frac­tured hip and shoulder Date resolved: Jan. 14, 2020 Verdict or settlement: ...

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Nine-year-old child crushed, killed by motorized partition at school – $2 million settlement (access required)

Nine-year-old Wesley Lipicky was killed in May 2018 when he was crushed by a motorized partition in the gym at Franconia Elementary School in Fairfax County. The soundproof partition, which opens and closes, separates the gym from a “music room.” ...

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Teen sexually assaulted at work – $1 million settlement (access required)

Plaintiff, age 17, was sexually assaulted while working. The parties have agreed to keep all other specifics confidential. [19-T-226] Type of action: Sexual Assault Injuries alleged: PTSD and emotional distress Verdict or settlement: Settlement following mediation Amount: $1,000,000 Attorneys for ...

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Med-mal case settled prior to filing – $1,150,000 settlement (access required)

This was a medical malpractice case that settled just prior to suit being filed. The parties have agreed to keep all other matters confidential. [19-T-227] Type of action: Medical Malpractice Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,150,000 Attorneys for plaintiff: Irvin ...

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Woman suffered TBI after car flipped – $1.4 million settlement (access required)

The client, a female in her mid-40s, sustained extensive injuries when the car she was traveling in flipped over. The collision was severe enough to cause the death of one other passenger in the vehicle. The client was diagnosed with ...

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Driver ran off road, hurt passenger – $1.98 million settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was a passenger in a motor vehicle that ran off the road into the rear of a tractor-trailer parked illegally on the side of a highway. Defendants were the plaintiff’s driver and the tractor-trailer driver and carrier. Liability ...

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Carrier pays $1M limits to settle head-on wreck – $1 million settlement (access required)

This was an automobile accident case involving a head-on collision on Happy Hill Road in Chesterfield County. The crash happened Nov. 5, 2018. The carrier, USAA, paid its policy limits of $1,000,000 to settle the claim. [20-T-002] Type of action: ...

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