Truck Accidents Settlement and Verdict Results

We handle a small number of cases and work toward getting the maximum results. Here are a few of our recent results. Leizerman & Associates is dedicated to helping trucking accident victims and co-counsel understand trucking law and precedent.

Case results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each case. Case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any future case. Some names of people and companies have been modified to preserve confidentiality.

2018 Truck Accident Results

$10 Million Settlement

Trucking wrongful death settlement.

2017 Truck Accident Results

$6.3 Million Settlement

Trucking wrongful death, Western United States.

$2.5 Million Settlement

Trucking wrongful death, Southern United States Motor carrier and shipper liability.

2016 Truck Accident Results

$11 Million Verdict

Dyer v. Schwan’s Home Services et. al. Commercial motor vehicle pulled in front of another, resulting in a non-contact rollover causing a herniated disc with multi-level fusions.

$6.2 Million Settlement

Commercial motor vehicle wrongful death settlement.

$4 Million Settlement

Confidential trucking settlement.

$3.9 Million Settlement

Confidential trucking settlement.

2015 Truck Accident Results

$12 Million Settlement

Confidential settlement truck accident injury.

$4.25 Million Settlement

Child brain injury.

$4.06 Million Settlement

Confidential settlement trucking death in construction zone.

$2.3 Million Settlement

Confidential settlement multi-vehicle pile up.

2014 Truck Accident Results

$34 Million Settlement

Truck accident injury.

$4.9 Million Settlement

Truck crash - wrongful death.

$3 Million Settlement

Confidential settlement - truck accident wrongful death consortium claim.

$2 Million Settlement

Confidential settlement truck accident wrongful death consortium claim.

2013 Truck Accident Results

$16 Million Verdict

Estate of Poe v. Jurgensen et al. Truck Accident in construction zone - wrongful death consortium claim

$3.3 Million Settlement + Judgment

Mitchell v. various defendants - Truck Accident - This involved an oversized tractor trailer load in which a driver operated the remote control trailer while also driving the rear pilot car/escort car.

2012 Truck Accident Results

$13.2 Million Verdict

Bachrach v. Covenant Transportation | Truck accident, wrongful death consortium claim for mother and father of 31 year old man killed on I-10
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$5.2 Million Verdict

Linhart v. Heyl Logistics LLC, et al. | Truck This appears to be the first punitive damages verdict against a truck broker in a negligent hiring case.

$2.35 Million Settlement

Confidential truck accident settlement -
This involved a tractor with a double trailer.

2011 Truck Accident Results

$4.4 Million Settlement

Caudill v. Lautrec et al. Personal Injury.

$2.6 Million Verdict

Paid over $3 million with interest | Battaglia v. Norfolk - Southern Railroad, Personal Injury. VERDICT UPHELD BY U.S. SUPREME COURT JUNE 2011.

$2.4 Million Settlement

Brain injury truck accident.

2010 Truck Accident Results

$6.1 Million Verdict

Stebbins et al. v. E.S. Wagner | Truck/motorcycle/construction accident construction company did not close access road leading to construction, leading to leg fractures and a death when a truck entered a lane that led to nowhere.

$2.425 Million Settlement

Anthony H. v. ABC Trucking Company | Trucking accident, tractor-trailer went left of center, resulting in fractured leg.

$5.4 Million Settlement

Personal Injury Confidential settlement.

$3.3 Million Settlement

Multiple Estates v. Commercial Vehicle | Wrongful Death | Corporate car went left of center, resulting in death of several family members.

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For Lawyers

Your truck accident case may be larger than you think. My experience often enables me to maximize awards, well beyond what the co-counsel originally expected. My book Litigating Truck Accident Cases, published by West Publishing, is considered the definitive work on handling truck accident cases. Contact me if you are seeking co-counsel on your case.

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