Verdicts and Settlements

34 MILLION DOLLARS FOR PLAINTIFFS!!!
Kolodziey vs. Kmart
Premises Liability – Negligent Design and Maintenance; Violation of National Electric Code. Two electricians suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns to 65% and 40% of their body surfaces in an electrical explosion, which created a fireball lasting 3-4 seconds and generating a temperature of 5000 degrees Fahrenheit, causing serious injury to plaintiffs.
Verdict of $34,000,000, plus $3,700,000 in pre-trial settlements.
Affirmed in full on appeal.

21.4 MILLION DOLLARS FOR PLAINTIFF!!!
Desrosiers vs. Flight International
Failure to maintain navigation equipment on aircraft, wrongful death of one crew member, fractured skull and brain damage to second crew member.
Verdict $21,400,000.00 (This is believed to be the largest Personal Injury verdict ever awarded in the San Joaquin Valley).

3.6 MILLION DOLLARS FOR PLAINTIFF!!!
Case ID Confidential
A 61 year old store planner severely burned during construction of a new store settled his negligence claim against the projects general contractor and electrical subcontractor for negligent installation of a jumper wire.
Settlement 3.6 million.

1 MILLION DOLLARS FOR PLAINTIFF!!!
Rivera vs. Lorenzo Trust
Smoke inhalation, negligent failure to properly install and maintain smoke detector in an apartment.
Settlement $1,000,000.00