Jury verdict for the family of a medical malpractice victim. The patient died on the table after a doctor failed to communicate to others in the room that he caused a bleed in her abdomen during a routine surgery.
A church employee, who was later revealed to be a pedophile, murdered a young boy. The family settled the case for this amount and the church made a memorial to the young boy inside the church.
Gentleman with pre-existing neck injuries and a history of other medical problems was hit by another vehicle that crossed a median on I-10 just outside Baton Rouge. As a result of the collision, the gentleman had a neck surgery and was recommended for a back surgery.
Wrongful death arising out of a motorcycle collision.
A gentleman lost his life in a boating accident. This settlement was reached between the insurance company and parents of the man that was killed.
A seaman aboard a vessel leaned on a damaged rail that had been painted over. The rail gave way, and he fell to his death. The family received $850,000 in settlement of the claim.
Settled claim against law enforcement organization after individuals were arrested without probable cause when officers used badge of office in order to effect an illegal arrest desired for purely personal reasons.
A church hosted a party, where a horse was brought in for children to ride. A young girl fell off the horse and suffered a brain injury.
Jury verdict obtained in a medical malpractice case where an orthopedic surgeon performed an outdated procedure resulting in a frozen shoulder and additional surgeries on the patient.
Settled lawsuit against State Farm related to a vehicle collision. The insurance company claimed a verbal recording settled the case. After court hearings related to the same where the insurer’s claims were denied, suit was settled.
Settlement of a vehicle collision between a motorcycle and a dump truck which ran a stop sign. Several bones were broken on the right side of the motorcycle driver’s body requiring surgery.
Wrongful death of a worker who was burned to death after a spark ignited leaking odorless and colorless gases.
Settled claim against government entity related to sexual harassment of a female employee. The harassing employee, the chief executive of the political subdivision, left his employment and moved out of state.
Medical malpractice case against an ICU nurse who left the patient unattended for an extended period, during which the patient bled out and passed away. The jury initial came back in favor of the defendant, but the Court of Appeal overturned and issued a verdict for the maximum allowable amount.
A helicopter crash in the Gulf of Mexico claimed the life of an employee. Our firm represented one of the surviving children and settled the claim for this amount.
Settled lawsuit against a law enforcement organization for defamation and negligence related to an arrest. The settlement included a public apology by the law enforcement organization.
Settled claim related to sexual misconduct by a religious figure. At the time of settlement, the case was beyond the time period for filing a suit.
Settlement of a vehicle accident where the injured passenger had a hip replacement and a back surgery.
Settlement of a vehicle accident between two Sheriff deputies during a high speed chase. The injured deputy broke his ankle and repair required multiple surgeries, resulting in an ankle fusion.
Settlement of a claim related to a fall caused by an uneven floor at a hotel. The plaintiff broke her femur and required two surgeries to repair the same, with delayed healing due to other health problems.