Our Lawyers Have Secured The Following Settlements For Clients

Recovered $1.65 million dollars for a 55-year-old truck driver who suffered injuries to his neck and back when a box truck crossed the center line on LA 1 in Iberville Parish and struck him head on. His injuries required him to undergo a 2-level cervical fusion and miss an extended period of time from work.

Recovered $300,000 for a 44-year-old plumber who suffered lower back injuries when a vehicle hit him from behind while traveling on Florida Blvd in Baton Rouge. The injury required the man to undergo a lumbar fusion surgery and he was unable to continue to work in his trade as a plumber.

Recovered $1.2 million dollars for a 36-year-old plant worker who suffered multiple injuries to his neck, back and legs when he struck a sugar cane truck that was blocking LA 1 in West Baton Rouge Parish.

Recovered $800,000 for the husband of a woman who was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to pass another vehicle on a rural road.

Recovered $742,000 for a 19-year-old woman who suffered severe back injuries, requiring surgery, while on senior trip when she was involved in an automobile accident with an intoxicated driver. Recovered $100,000 for 19-year-old passenger in the same accident who suffered a separated shoulder, and cracked tailbone.

The above are some of our attorneys most recent victories. Below you will find other case results classified by type of accident or injury:

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

Recovered $250,000 for a 47-year-old woman who was forced to undergo back fusion surgery as a result of an accident in which a concrete truck disregarded a stop sign and rammed the side of her vehicle.

69-year-old husband and wife struck in the rear by an 18-wheeler on I-10 in Baton Rouge.

· Injuries required surgery for multi-level lumbar disc decompression, laminectomies and fusion. Total award: $595,000.00.

· Re-injury of previous cervical fusion/ accident resulted in herniated discs. Total award: $395,000.00.

$325,000 for a 26-year-old man who suffered serious disc injuries and temporary nerve damage to his lower back when a pizza delivery driver ran a stop sign and collided with the side of his vehicle.

Recovered $150,000 for a 36-year-old Ascension Parish mother who was struck by a commercial vehicle that was attempting to make an illegal left turn in front of her on LA 61. She suffered injuries to her wrist and hand that required surgery to insert a metal plate and screws in her wrist for stability.

Back & Neck Injuries

A certified electrician sustained back injuries in a wreck caused by a plumbing company's van that ran a red light. Plaintiff, who was thirty-six at the time, underwent several years of conservative treatment, but by 2011 needed a discectomy at C4-5. The next year, a fusion at C6-7 was required. The plaintiff can no longer be totally pain-free and can no longer do electrical work. Defendants argued pre-existing conditions and relied on some of their surveillance videos. After two days of testimony in a jury trial, the Defendant insurance company agreed to pay the Plaintiff the $2.5 million dollars he demanded.

Recovered $500,000 for a 45-year-old man who was forced to undergo fusion surgery on both his neck and low back as the result of an automobile accident in which he was hit head on.

A 68-year-old lady recovered $325,000.00 for injuries she sustained in an automobile accident that caused her to undergo spinal surgery.

A 42-year-old man was injured in a motor vehicle accident and ultimately had surgery on his neck due to persistent pain. He collected $195,000.00 from the available auto insurers for the injuries he sustained in the accident.

Premises Liability/Slip-And-Fall Cases

A 23-year-old man recovered $305,000.00 from a home improvement store for injuries he sustained after being struck by an employee operating a forklift in a negligent manner.

Recovered $311,917 for a 30-year-old woman who suffered serious lower back injuries that required surgery when the stool she was sitting on collapsed causing her to fall to the ground.

Recovered $220,000 for a 62-year-old woman who suffered serious injuries to her shoulder and back as a result of tripping on a chain at an automobile repair center.

Recovered $150,000 for a 42-year-old woman who suffered serious neck injuries as a result of a slip and fall at a restaurant.

A 47-year-old lady who fell in a store while shopping early one morning. She slipped in a wet spot left behind from a floor cleaner and had a surgery on each of her knees. She recovered $150,000.00 from the store for their failure to keep the store in a safe condition and their failure to protect their customers from harm.

Rear-end Collisions

57-year-old man struck in the rear by a Chevy Colorado truck while traveling on LA-1 in West Baton Rouge Parish

· Total award: $500,000.00

· Injuries: Client suffered injuries to his low back, shoulder and knee. He underwent epidural steroid injections & medial branch blocks in his back and he will need occasional medical care for the rest of his life.

Recovered $256,900 for a man who suffered injuries to his knee, ankle, back and shoulder when he was struck in the rear by a dump truck while waiting at a red light.

Recovered $220,000 for a 28-year-old man who suffered serious injuries to his neck and back as a result of an automobile accident where he was hit from behind by another vehicle on a city street. No surgery was required.

Recovered $125,000 for a 52-year-old man who suffered injuries to his neck when his vehicle was struck by another vehicle from behind while traveling on the interstate. No surgery was required.

Recovered $95,088.36 for a 56-year-old man who severely injured both knees and his ankle when his vehicle was struck in the rear by a woman traveling at a high rate of speed.

Wrongful Death

Recovered $100,000 for the young child of a man who was killed when the man attempted to cross a railroad crossing before an oncoming train reached the crossing.