Verdicts & Settlements

Leesfield Scolaro prides itself in working to obtain the maximum compensation possible for our clients. The firm dedicates the majority of our law practice to handling cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, airplane crashes, car accidents, cruise line injuries, assaults, inadequate security, product defects, medical malpractice, and nursing home litigation. For a complete and detailed list of the firm's areas of expertise, please visit our Practice Areas section.

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The following is a representative list of some of the verdicts and settlements we have obtained for our clients.

Due to space constraints, we have limited the chart to verdicts and settlements of $500,000.00 and above.

Disclaimer: The facts and circumstances of your case or potential case may differ from the facts and circumstances of the cases discussed here.  Each case is different and must be evaluated and handled on its own merit.   The results provided below are before deductions for attorneys’ fees and costs, and are not necessarily representative of the results obtained in all cases.

CASE NAMETYPE OF CASEVERDICT OR SETTLEMENT
E.E. v. XYZ Hotel Resort and Mark Jason HolmesNegligent Security/Parking Lot/Assault$40,580,000
United PresidentialClass Action$32,000,000
Shoaf v. Geiling
Medical Malpractice
$24,100,000
Eimers v. HondaProduct Liability-Motorcycle$19,800,000
Grant v. Lyons
Auto Accident/Brain Damage
$15,400,000
R.S. v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice - Birth Trauma$10,250,000
Decenzo v. LangtonAviation/wrongful death$10,000,000
ABC Guest v. ABC Resort
Wrongful death of minor child / Electrocution
$10,000,000
Oves v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice$8,725,000
Plaintiffs (3) v. ABC Driver & ABC Employer
Wrongful Death/Auto Accident
$8,650,000
Estate of Rivas v. ABC AirlineAviation$8,575,000
Jane Doe v. ABC Drive
Pedestrian / Motor vehicle accident
$8,500,000
Estate of K.S. v. CompanyMotor vehicle$8,000,000
ABC Plaintiffs v. XYZ Cruise Line
Wrongful Death and Brain Damage / Parasailing Accident
$7,250,000
John Doe v. ABC Condominium
Premises Liability
$7,000,000
Estate of Batz v. First Florida DevelopmentElectrocution/Wrongful Death$5,550,000
D.J. v. XYZ ManufacturerProduct Liability$5,500,000
Estate of Emmart v. PiperAviation/Wrongful Death$5,400,000
S.W. v. ABC Driver
Bicycle/Truck Accident
$5,350,000
Preston v. Winn-DixieWrongful Death$5,300,000
D.B. v. ABC Homeowner
Paraplegia / Premises Liability
$5,075,000
B.S. v. ABC ManufacturerProducts Liability/ATV$5,000,000
C.J. v. United RentalsAuto negligence$5,000,000
Perez v. CondotteConstruction$5,000,000
C.M. v. Motorcycle ManufacturerProducts Liability/ATV$4,750,000
J.D. v. Property Owner
Wrongful Death/ATV Accident
$4,500,000
Wiedenbeck v. Univ. of Chicago Hospital
Medical Malpractice/Wrongful Death$4,300,000
Yanakakis v. XYZ CorporationTortious Interference$3,375,000
J.S. v. John Doe Corp.Explosion-burns$3,250,000
Scolaro v. ABC DriverMotorcycle crash$3,250,000
A.S. v. Building OwnerNegligent Security$3,250,000
Grayson v. USAFederal Tort/wrongful death$3,242,000
Hudge v. Hospital
Medical Malpractice
$3,200,000
John Doe v. ABC Manufacturer
Product Liability
$3,100,000
GTU v. Mora et. al.Tortious Interference$3,100,000
ABC Plaintiff v. ABC Cruise Line
Wrongful Death / Cruise Shore Excursion
$3,000,000
Jane Doe & Son
Bicylcle - Motor Vehicle Accident
$3,000,000
Est. of Jane Doe v. Hospital
Wrongful Death/Medical Malpractice
$3,000,000
J.G. v. Financial InstitutionNegligent security$3,000,000
Helms v. MagnavoxProduct Liability-T.V.$2,900,000
Anderson/Unger v. XYZ Trucking CompanyTrucking$2,850,000
D.L. v. ABC Construction Company
Construction Accident
$2,800,000
McCall v. Winter Haven HospitalMedical Malpractice$2,800,000
Estate of G. v. FAA et. al.Aviation/Wrongful Death$2,800,000
Estate of Galati v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice$2,575,000
Estate of John Doe v. Doe AirlinesAuto Accident/Wrongful Death$2,500,000
Estate of John Doe v. ABC Corporation and XYZ Corporation
Wrongful Death/Negligence/ Product Liability
$2,500,000
Baillou-Guy v Mem HospMedical Malpractice$2,500,000
Sierra v. XYZ ClinicMedical Malpractice$2,400,000
Wardlow/Long v. AyersTrucking/wrongful death$2,335,000
Estate of C.S. v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice$2,200,000
Kemp v. AMRMoped Collision$2,110,053
Keppie v. World OmniAuto Accident$2,000,000
Wiggins v. USAMedical Malpractice$2,000,000
Estate of Goode v. Recreational ParkWrongful Death$2,000,000
Estate of Ogburn v. S & R TransportWrongful Death/Trucking$2,000,000
Estate of Reed v. USAFederal Tort/Medical Malpractice$1,999,990
Varney v. USAFederal Tort/Medical Malpractice$1,900,000
Nguyen v. Green AcresAuto Accident$1,900,000
Mitchell/Harrigan v. BellAviation-helicopter$1,900,000
Estate of Barley v. Air OrlandoAviation/wrongful death$1,850,000
McInerney v. ABC ManufacturerProduct Liability-motorcycle$1,800,000
Estate of Fundora v. Gables Professional BuildingWrongful Death$1,800,000
Estate of Benjamin v. Trucking CompanyAuto Accident/Wrongful Death$1,800,000
Manning v. AlamoAuto/motorcycle negligence$1,760,000
Estate of Dietrichson v. State of Florida Department of TransportationElectrocution/Wrongful Death$1,650,000
Estate of R.L. v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice/Wrongful Death$1,600,000
Comras v. MorseAuto Accident$1,600,000
Jeffery v. PublixNegligent Security/shooting$1,510,000
Estate of MB and TL v. Joe Doe UniversityInadequate Security/Wrongful Death$1,500,000
J.D. v. ABC Driver
Pedestrian/Auto Accident
$1,500,000
Couch v. ABC DriverAuto Accident$1,500,000
Hotel Guests v. ABC Hotel
Premises Negligence/Carbon Monoxide
$1,400,000
Fahrer v. AllstateAuto crash$1,400,000
John Doe v. ABC Driver
Wrongful Death / Motor Vehicle Accident
$1,400,000
Soto-Rodriguez v. XYZ TruckingWrongful death/trucking$1,400,000
Yates v. ABC DriverWrongful Death/Auto Accident$1,350,000
Estate of Casanova v. Norris et. al.Auto Accident/Wrongful Death$1,330,000
Estate of S.H. v. John DoeBoating Accident/Wrongful Death$1,325,000
E.O. v. ABC Driver
Motorcycle accident
$1,275,000
Anderson v. WhiteheadTrucking$1,250,000
A.K. v. ABC Bar
Wrongful Death / Dram Shop
$1,200,000
Minor Plaintiff v. ABC Driver
Brain Damage / Pedestrian hit by driver
$1,200,000
Snodgrass v. SynagroAuto Accident$1,180,000
Estate of Sassin v. HammondWrongful Death$1,160,000
Francies v. HGIInadequate security/Rape$1,136,000
J.F. v. Major MallInadequate Security/Rape$1,130,000
Estate of Alvarez v. ABC Doctor and Broward County HospitalMedical Malpractice/Wrongful Death$1,125,000
J.J. v. Hyatt Vacation Club, Majestic Security and Mark Jason HolmesInadequate Security/Rape$1,040,000
Godur v. DistributorFalling merchandise$1,007,000
Est. of John Doe v. ABC Bar
Wrongful Death/Inadequate Security
$1,000,000
Valdes v. DistributorPersonal Injury$1,000,000
Estate of A.B. v. CityCivil Rights/death$1,000,000
Clemente v. EbertAuto/motorcycle negligence$1,000,000
John Doe v. XYZ Treatment Center
Wrongful Death/Premises Liability
$1,000,000
Estate of J. v. Key West ConvalescentNursing Home$1,000,000
Estate of Fernandez v. Villa MariaNursing Home$1,000,000
Torres v. Lakewood and XYZ UniversityMedical Malpractice/Wrongful Death$1,000,000
H.L. v. ABC Bus Company
Bus Accident / Pedestrian / Wrongful Death
$1,000,000
Estate of Marrero v. Pizza CompanyAuto Accident/Wrongful Death$1,000,000
Estate of H. v. United ContractorsAuto Accident$1,000,000
N.G. v. XYZ Jet Ski Company
Jet Ski Accident
$1,000,000
A.Z. v. Motorcycle ManufacturerProducts Liability$1,000,000
Estate of Perdomo v. Doe HospitalMedical Malpractice$1,000,000
Estate of W.O. v. Trucking CorporationPedestrian/Trucking$1,000,000
Estate of Rahn v. Rental Car CompanyAuto Accident/Wrongful Death$975,000
Jane Doe v. ABC Boat Corporation
Jet Ski / Boating Accident
$935,750
Salvador v. ABC DoctorMedical Malpractice$900,000
F.K. v. ABC Property
Premises Liability / Brain Damage
$900,000
Henley v. Motorcycle ManufacturerProducts Liability-motorcycle$900,000
Estate of John Doe v. Doe CityPolice Shooting/Wrongful Death$900,000
Mack v. Construction Supply CO.Construction Site$887,500
Buergo v. Motorcycle ManufacturerProducts Liability-motorcycle$880,000
Clark v. HertzAuto Accident$865,000
Rodriguez/Rivera v. ABC Construction CompanyBurn/Construction Site$862,000
Byrne v. KawasakiProducts Liability-motorcycle$850,000
P.A. v. ABC Driver
Motorcycle v. Car Accident
$825,000
Knight/Walsh v. ABC ManufacturerProduct Liability-crashworthiness$825,000
Kramer v. ABC ManufacturerProduct Liability-Jeep$810,000
Whitlock v. Foreign ResortAdmiralty/Boating$800,000
Morbey v. AlamoAuto negligence/rental car$800,000
T.R. v. ABC Fast Food Restaurant
Slip and Fall / Premises Liability
$799,000
Darville/Roxbury v. ABC CompanyWrongful Death (seamen)$755,000
J.P. v. ABC Construction Company
Wrongful Death / Construction
$750,000
Singh v. VPNNegligent Security-Convenience Store$750,000
Alford v. XYZ CompanyAuto Accident$750,000
Bekish v. ABC Airport RestaurantSlip & Fall$750,000
Woodin v. Pt. PopovichMotorcycle Injury$730,000
Estate of Jordan v. KolcraftProducts Liability$710,000
Estate of Nutig v. XYZ HospitalMedical Malpractice$700,000
Sellers v. KarrDental malpractice$675,000
Munoz v. Floval OilNegligent security-shooting$675,000
Reynen v. Enterprise LeasingMoped Collision$675,000
John Doe v. Youth CenterNegligent Supervision-Sexual Assault$650,000
Lemus v. Winn DixieTrucking Accident$650,000
Walker v. ABC ManufacturerAviation$630,000
Baker v. John DoeContract$626,947
Cervantes v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice$600,000
A.B. v. ABC Medical Providers
Medical Malpractice / Burnt in OR
$600,000
Hubbard v. DeBartoloNegligent Security-mall$600,000
Estate of Andrews v. ABC CompanyFire$600,000
Vergara v EsparConstruction/death$600,000
Sanchez v XYZ NursingNursing Home$600,000
Bailey v. FawcettMedical Malpractice$600,000
Carimbocas v. ABC ClinicMedical Malpractice$600,000
Jane Doe v. XYZ StablesEquestrian Accident$600,000
J.C. v. medical providersMedical Malpractice$600,000
J.M. v. Amusement ParkFall$600,000
Newby v. FECRailroad accident$591,000
Vento v. ABC DriverAuto Accident$566,000
Leenan v. Jaccuzzi ManufacturerProduct Liability-Recreational Product$560,000
A.S. v. ABC Driver
Motor Vehicle Accident
$550,000
Shockley v. MarathonNursing Home$550,000
Gyorok v. GupMedical Malpractice$540,000
Estate of minor v. ABC HospitalMedical Malpractice$540,000
Pfau v. Motorcycle ManufacturerProducts Liability-motorcycle$533,333
Avila v. ABC CorporationTrucking$528,000
White v. DolphinConstruction accident$500,000
P.G. v. ABC Hotel
Trip and Fall / Premises Liability
$500,000
Solms v. John DoeWrongful Death$500,000
A.S. v. XYZ Special Needs Care Facility
Wrongful Death of Special Needs Child
$500,000
J.D. v. ABC Driver
Auto Accident
$500,000
Martin v. FKCCNegligent shooting/training$500,000
N.S. v. ABC Aquarium
Premises Liability / Shark Bite
$500,000
Levine v. WatercrestNursing Home$500,000
White v. AmSpradConstruction Accident$500,000
R.R. v. DistributorsSlip & Fall$500,000