Recent Verdicts

Woman claims sexual assault by hotel massage therapist. Defense verdict. Alameda County.

Client says the male massage therapist touched her inappropriately.

  • Case Name: Jane Doe v. The Claremont Hotel & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel, et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, November 08, 2022

Tree branch falls, hitting driver of work truck. $4.3M. San Francisco County.

Tree branch suddenly falls onto truck; driver injured and claims the accident caused depression.

  • Case Name: Smith v. St. Francis Homes Association
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, November 01, 2022

Orange County employee says she was constructively terminated. $1.2M. Orange County.

Employee in the public defender's office says a supervisor sent her an unwanted, sexually explicit message and later harassed her about her work.  

  • Case Name: Glenda Mendoza v. County of Orange
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, October 31, 2022

Intoxicated patient discharged from hospital and then an Amtrak train runs over his legs. $28.6M.

Improper discharge from Emergency Room is blamed when intoxicated man is struck by train.

  • Case Name: Joseph Daniel Nevis v. Rideout Memorial Hospital, Dr. Hector Lopez, and Amtrak
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, October 28, 2022