Verdicts and Settlements

Some of the case resolutions obtained by Zanes Law.

Victories

$1,100,000 victory

Motorcycle Accident.  Client was riding his motorcycle when he was hit by another driver.  Client was seriously injured, but has recovered from those injuries.

Confidential seven-figure settlement

Facts:  Client was severely injured in a car accident.

Result:  Confidential seven figure settlement after filing a lawsuit.

$1,320,000 victory

T-bone accident: A drunk driver ran a stop sign, injuring a 19-year-old delivery driver, his 21-year-old fiancée, and their 9-month-old daughter.  We brought a claim against the at-fault drunk driver, two bars where he had been drinking, and a liquor store where he purchased liquor.

Injuries: The adults suffered soft-tissue injuries and their daughter suffered a brain injury.

$700,000 victory

Premise Liability: Client walked into the bathroom of a convenience store and tripped over an improperly maintained doorstop that had fallen off the door, causing him to fall to the ground.

Injuries: Herniated disk and back injuries.

Confidential high six-figure settlement

Personal Injury: Warehouse accident. Our client was injured at work. The case settled with the defendant for a confidential amount.

Confidential high six-figure jury award

Parking lot accident: Our client was injured in a low-impact, parking lot accident. At trial, the defendant argued that our client could not have been hurt. The jury awarded our client a dollar amount that was in the high six figures. After the trial, this case settled with the defendant for a confidential amount.

Injuries: Spinal injury that resulted in spine surgery.

$260,000.00 victory

T-bone accident: Our client J.M. was driving down the road when another driver pulled out of a private driveway and collided with our client.

Injuries: Our client was seen at the emergency room and was sent home with a soft-tissue injury diagnosis.  We helped client obtain the needed medical care and eventually our client was diagnosed with a shoulder injury and some herniated disks.

$250,000.00 victory

Rear-end accident: Our client Y.Q. was stopped at a red light when our client was rear-ended. Our client did not have health insurance and did not go to an emergency room.  We arranged the medical treatment for our client.

Injuries: Our client was diagnosed with a knee and shoulder injury and received medical treatment for those injuries.

$245,000 victory

Auto accident: Our client, K.V., was stopped while waiting to exit a parking lot when another vehicle slid into our client’s.

Injuries: Our client suffered a herniated disk in her neck and a concussion.

$225,000 victory

ATV Accident: Our 16-year-old client was injured in an ATV accident at Pima Motorsports Park when he lost control of his ATV. He was riding at the park without the permission of his parents.

Injuries: Suffered soft-tissue injuries and a mild brain injury.

$215,000 victory

Premise Liability: Our client, B.P., tripped on a piece of “runner” carpet while entering a retail store.  The carpet was inadequately duct taped to the floor which caused the carpet to “roll up”, causing our client to fall.  Our client was initially diagnosed with soft tissue injuries but eventually she underwent multiple surgeries on her neck.  Our client’s case was settled at a mediation after filing a lawsuit.

Injuries: Soft-tissue injuries requiring multiple neck surgeries.

$210,000 victory

Auto accident: Client was rear-ended at a high rate of speed while stopped and attempting to make a left turn.

Injuries:  Severe back injury

Confidential high six-figure settlement

Premise Liability:  Client tripped and fell over a piece of carpet that had been taped to the tile floor of a store.

$206,780 victory

Auto accident: Our client, L.B., was injured when another driver negligently turned left in front of the vehicle that she was riding in

Injuries: Our client had a foot injury.

$195,000 victory

Pedestrian accident: Our client, A.P., was crossing the street in his wheelchair when he was hit by a car.

Injuries:  Our client injured his leg.

$182,000 victory

Pedestrian accident: Our client, K.S., was injured when she was struck by a car while walking across the street. All of the insurance companies blamed K.S for the accident. The first law firm that she hired worked on her case for one year and then referred her to us. We ultimately obtained a $182,000 resolution.

$168,000 victory

Rear-end accident:  Client was rear-ended when she stopped suddenly for traffic that was backed-up.  When she was hit from behind, her car was pushed into the car in front of her.  This is a normal, everyday collision where no one was believed to be seriously injured.

Injuries:  Client had soft-tissue injuries, but was pregnant at the time of the accident and had some complications due to the accident that the insurance company believed were not related to the accident.

$165,000 victory

Auto accident: Our client was a passenger in a vehicle when it collided with a second vehicle.

Injuries:  Our client suffered an injury to her forehead.

$151,000 victory

Auto accident: Our client, W.E., was hit by another driver and injured his shoulder.

Injuries: Shoulder injury required surgery.

$150,000 victory

Rear-end accident: Client was stopped so that some pedestrians could cross the street in the crosswalk when he was rear-ended.

Injuries: Knee and hip injury.

$150,000 victory

Rear-end accident: Our client, M.H., was a passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended.

Injuries: He suffered soft-tissue injuries that required therapy to treat.

$150,000 victory

Rear-end accident: Our client, K. M., was rear-ended while stopped at a crosswalk waiting for pedestrians to cross.  At the emergency room he was initially diagnosed with soft tissue injuries, but after receiving the medical care he needed he was ultimately diagnosed with knee and hip ligament tears which required surgery.

Injuries: Knee and hip ligament tears which required surgery.

$150,000 victory

Rear-end accident: Or client, S.H., was rear ended and her vehicle was pushed into the vehicle in front of her.  Our client was pregnant at the time of the collision and suffered complications with her pregnancy as a result of the collision.  In addition, our client suffered soft-tissue injuries.

Injuries: Pregnancy complications and soft-tissue injuries.

$140,000 victory

Auto accident in a cab: Our client, W.C., was a passenger in a cab when the cab rear-ended another vehicle.

Injuries: Client suffered a meniscus tear in his right knee and received arthroscopic surgery to repair this tear.

$136,000 victory

Personal Injury: Our client, F.R., was accidentally shot in the leg while riding in a motor vehicle.  The gunshot broke her femur and she required surgery to repair the break.  Her case was settled at mediation after filing a lawsuit.

Injuries: Broken femur that required surgery.

$122,000.00 victory

Dog bite: Our client J.B. was bitten by an aggressive dog.

Injuries: Hand injury and puncture wounds.

$120,000 victory

Auto Accident: Our client was injured when another driver turned left in front of her without yielding.

Injuries: Soft-tissue neck and back injuries, chipped teeth, and a wrist injury.

$107,500 victory

Auto accident: A truck rolled out of a parking lot and hit our client’s vehicle while stopped at a red light. Our client, B.B., was offered $2,000 from the insurance company to settle his claim.

Injuries: Soft-tissue neck and back injuries.

$107,425 victory

Rear- end accident: Our client, M.F., was rear-ended

Injuries: Disc injury requiring surgery.

$100,000 victory

Auto accident: Our client was hit by a driver who did not stop at a red light.

Injuries: She suffered neck, back, and shoulder injuries as a result of the accident and had to be treated by a chiropractor for five months.

These case resolutions are in no way a guarantee or indication that any other client will receive a similar result. Results are completely dependent on the specific case facts, injuries, and many other factors.