Traumatic Brain Injury

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Fairfax Circuit Court action in which we secured a jury verdict for a young child catastrophically injured by defective window screen. The verdict was later reversed on appeal.
Prince Georges County, MD: Tractor Trailer lost control in icy roadway conditions on Route 95, in violations of DOT regulations against driving in dangerous conditions. Case settled in Prince Georges County Maryland circuit court.
AAA trash truck hit passenger car from rear in Reston near the Dulles Toll Road. Truck brakes were defective, driver was inexperienced and truck was overloaded. Case tried in Fairfax Circuit Court. Company offered $135,000 prior to trial; Jury Verdict of $2,025,000.
Clarke County, VA.: Tractor-trailer struck passenger car head-on, on Rt 340 (a one-lane highway) after driver failed to see car turning ahead of him. Case filed in Richmond, Virginia.
Arlington County: Virginia state court action in which we represented a young woman raped by intruder in dangerous complex; victim moved into complex after leasing agent misrepresented criminal history.
Fauquier County, VA: Tanker struck passenger car head-on, on Rt 17, one-lane highway, after driver took eyes off road to adjust heater. Case settled in Fairfax Circuit Court as trial about to start. Nurse and mom of three seriously injured in wreck, PTSD and residual mild traumatic brain injury.
Multiple settlements for a young man seriously brain injured when a large dump truck crossed four lanes of I-95 north, jumped the guard rail and landed on the car he was in on I-95 south. He made an excellent recovery.
Fairfax Circuit Court action on behalf of 7-year old girl who suffered brain injuries when riding down a dangerously steep trail built in violation of county requirements.
Defective Roadway/Cycling Accident—Fairfax Circuit Court action in which we represented a young man who bicycled into unmarked hole in roadway left by construction crew, and who suffered brain injury (see Va. Cir. 122 (1991)).
Virginia federal court action in which we represented brain-injured victim of beating at regional mall by gang of young women.