California Jury Verdicts

Jury Verdict Alert presents civil jury verdicts for California. Included are jury verdicts, bench verdicts and arbitration awards from both Northern California and Southern California.

Jury verdict reports for the California courts are based on information provided by the attorneys. We use our best effort to validate the jury verdict report with attorneys for both the plaintiff and defendant, but readers are advised to validate the information themselves before relying upon it.

Extent of injuries disputed in admitted-liability car crash. $335K. Santa Barbara County.

Plaintiff easily beats CCP 998. Plaintiff refused medical treatment at the scene. Defense says need for hip replacement was not caused by the crash.

  • Case Name: Santibanez v. Flesher
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, September 06, 2022

Plaintiff develops CRPS after slip and fall in theatre. $9M. San Diego County.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome diagnosed after plaintiff suffers a hard fall in theatre. Verdict exceeds AMC theater's insurance coverage.

  • Case Name: Regina Hampton v. American Multi-Cinema, Inc.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Driver hits pedestrian in crosswalk, resulting in multiple fractures. $11M. Los Angeles County.

Driver is hit in crosswalk, but defendant says that crosswalk was closed for construction, with an alternate crosswalk available.

  • Case Name: Lorraine Knight v. Robin Haskell et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, August 29, 2022

Rear-ender aggravates plaintiff's pre-existing, asymptomatic spine condition. $34K. San Diego County.

Plaintiff treats through Workers' Comp but says accident aggravated a preexisting condition. Plaintiff beats CCP 998.

  • Case Name: Smith v. Drenning
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, August 19, 2022