Jury Verdict Case Results

Connecticut Injury Attorney Serving Bridgeport, New Haven, Stamford & Waterbury, CT

$560,000.00

The Housing Authority failed to adequately supervise their employees and had a dismal snow and ice removal maintenance policy. As a result, an elderly woman that lived alone in their senior and disabled housing complex fell and eventually died from hypothermia.

Jim brought this case to obtain justice for the woman and to hopefully prevent this from happening again,

For more information you can read the story in the Waterbury Republican American here.  

$130,000.00

Motorcycle crash where Jim's client (the motorcycle rider) was hit by a car that took off from the scene. The client received injuries to his low back.

Jim was able to track down the car owner and recover from her the available insurance proceeds, which was insufficient to fairly compensate his client for his injuries, so an underinsured motorist benefit claim was filed against the client’s own insurance company.  

The insurance company's final offer to settle was $3,500, which was not fair, just or reasonable, so the case went to trial by jury at the Waterbury Superior Court.  

The jury found in favor of Jim’s client with their verdict of $130,000.

$115,850.49

for damages and injuries sustained in car crash.

$96,223.84

4 car crash at a dangerous intersection caused when one driver tried to make it across he busy intersection when it was not safe to do. As a result, Jim's client received injuries to her neck, knee, and back. 

The at-fault driver's insurance company's final offer to settle was $41,000, which was not fair, just or reasonable given the facts of the case, so the case went to trial at the Derby Superior Court. 

After 3 days of trial the jury found in favor of Jim's client with their verdict of $96,223.84.  

$86,791.80

for uninsured motorist benefits for damages and injuries sustained in car crash by hit and run driver.