OUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE RESULTS
Opioid Overdose – $900,000
In 2014, a Philadelphia man died from an accidental overdose from prescription painkillers. A wrongful death claim was brought against 2 separate medical practices that were excessively overprescribing painkillers.
After extensive litigation involving depositions and mediation, Richard J. Hollawell & Associates were able to get the case resolved for $900,000.
Medical Malpractice – $4,500,000
A $4,500,000 jury trial verdict after a three week trial for the family of a client who died as a direct result of a doctor overprescribing highly addictive painkillers in increasing doses.
Over-Prescription – $1,140,000
A $1,140,000 total settlement from a doctor who had been overprescribing prescription painkillers and the dispensing pharmacy that led to the patient becoming addicted and subsequently dying from the prescription drugs.
Motor Vehicle Accident – $1,075,000
A $1,075,000 settlement for a dram shop case against a bar/restaurant for over-serving a patron who ultimately got behind the wheel of a car intoxicated, seriously injuring our two clients who were passengers in the vehicle when the driver lost control of his car and crashed.
As she was walking, she was struck by a large recycling can that had been jettisoned from the mechanical arm of truck. It had been dislodged from the holding mechanism and then shot over the truck as the mechanical arms were raised, sailing through the air and striking our client. The injuries to her neck required intensive surgery.
Wrongful Death – $925,000
A $925,000 settlement for the family of a man who died as a result of his doctor overprescribing fatal amounts of prescription pain medications. The doctor failed to provide any treatment for the patient and only prescribed painkillers that escalated each time the patient returned for visits.
Personal Injury – $900,000
A $900,000 settlement for a minor child who was seriously and permanently injured as a result of being run over by a forklift at a family member’s workplace, an industrial area where the child was not ever supposed to be near.
Personal Injury – $859,000
A $635,000 settlement for our
The injuries our client sustained were so catastrophic that he required an extended stay in the hospital and months of physical therapy. Due to the trauma, our client had no recollection of the accident. The family immediately contacted Richard Hollawell and he worked along with the accident reconstruction specialists to recreate the series of events.
Our NJ car accident attorneys were able to prove that the driver committed the accident and they were held liable for their negligent and reckless actions. They plead guilty to fleeing the scene of the accident and served jail time for offenses.
Over-Prescribing – $825,000
An $825,000 settlement in the case of a patient who became addicted to painkillers and passed away from an accidental overdose due to a doctor’s reckless prescribing.
Truck Accident – $750,000
A $750,000 settlement to our client, a commercial tractor trailer driver who was stopped on the side of the road when he was struck by another tractor trailer driver who had lost control of their vehicle. The accident caused our client to sustain severe injuries to his spine necessitating multiple surgeries.
Over-Prescribing – $700,000
A $700,000 settlement for a family of a man whose doctor negligently prescribed him multiple and fatal amounts of prescription painkillers.
Hit and Run Accident – $635,000
A $635,000 settlement for our client , a minor, who was riding his bicycle when he was struck by a car. The driver then fled the scene leaving him on the side of the road with a serious head fracture and fractured leg.
Personal Injury/Premises Liability – $600,000
A $600,000 settlement in a case when a minor child was partially blinded when another child threw a stick at him that struck him in the eye. In addition to resolving with the homeowner’s insurance for the child.
Personal Injury – $450,000
Trucking Accident – $600,000
Personal Injury/Premises Liability – $600,000
A $600,000 settlement in a case when a minor child was partially blinded when another child threw a stick at him that struck him in the eye. In addition to resolving with the homeowner’s insurance for the child that threw the stick, our NJ personal injury attorneys successfully obtained another settlement with the homeowner where the large pile of sticks remained for months just adjacent to an elementary school as well as the landscape company that left the pile of sticks.
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