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Wrongful Death -- Car-Truck Accident - $1,080,000.00

Won $1.08 million wrongful death verdict for the family of a victim of a car-truck accident in Harrisonburg. The driver of a truck fell asleep, crossed the center line and collided head on with a car occupied by a businessman and his wife. The husband died in the crash and the wife suffered serious injuries.

Wrongful Death of Process Server - $3,000,000.00

Secured a $3 million judgment in death of a process server retained by the lawyer of a wife in a divorce action retained to serve pleadings on the estranged husband. The process server was shot and killed by the estranged husband.

Personal Injury -- Trucking Accident - $865,000.00

Obtained $865,000 jury verdict for a woman with neck injuries resulting in surgery after a tractor-trailer hit her car on Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County and dragged her vehicle a quarter mile before stopping.

Wrongful Death -- Plane Crash - $1,000,000.00

Obtained $1,000,000 settlement for the family of a passenger killed in a small plane crash in Augusta County. The crash occurred when the pilot took off the wrong way on a grass runway and failed to clear trees during takeoff.

Wrongful Death -- Fire: Multi-million dollar settlement for the family of business guest who died in a fire.

Wrongful Death -- Plane Crash

Obtained a policy limits settlement for the family of a passenger killed in a Shenandoah Valley plane crash.

Wrongful Death Trucking Accident

Obtained a policy limits settlement for the family of a truck driver who died in an interstate crash caused by another truck driver who fell asleep, crossed the median and caused a head-on collision.

Personal Injury -- Automobile Accident - $300,000.00

$300,000 policy limits settlement for a man who suffered a skull fracture in a rear-end collision in Harrisonburg.

Personal Injury – Sliding door accident in grocery store

Successfully represented an elderly woman who was struck by a negligently maintained sliding door while entering a Harrisonburg grocery store. The motion sensor for the door was improperly adjusted and the door closed, striking and knocking to the floor a 75 year old patron who suffered a broken hip. The amount of the settlement is confidential.

Wrongful Death -- Automobile Accident – Cell Phone

Obtained a policy limits settlement for a family involved in a major crash caused by a teenage driver in an SUV who was distracted while talking on her cell phone, ran a red light and t-boned the clients' compact car. The husband/father died and the mother/wife received serious and life threatening injuries.

Will Contest

Won a jury verdict that overturned the will of our clients' father, who signed a new will shortly before his death, leaving the bulk of his estate to his new wife and her children.