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George Patterson’s Legal Cases

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  • Watson v. Bardon

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Jun 15, 2008
    Outcome:
    Obtained a $310,000.00 settlement
    Description:
    A man from Clinton, Maryland required neck surgery following a car accident in Prince George's County. The defense obtained an independent medical examination arguing that the neck surgery was due a preexisting condition.
  • Prosniewski v. JHM Hotels

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Aug 10, 2005
    Outcome:
    The plaintiff obtained a $75,000.00 recovery.
    Description:
    A resident of Baltimore, Maryland confronted an intruder who entered his Atlanta, Georgia hotel room and forcefully removed the intruder without injury other than suffering abrasions to his knuckles. The intruder was a hotel employee who has hired and given a master pass key despite an extensive criminal record.
  • Ryon v. Allstate, et al.

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    Nov 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    Obtained a $500,000.00 recovery.
    Description:
    The insurance company for Mr. Ryon claimed that Mr. Ryon had agreed to reduced coverage for uninsured motorists claims in the amount of $20,000. The insurance company failed to produce a signed waiver, as required by law, and the case subsequently resulted in a recovery of $500,000. The Port Tobacco resident was killed in a car accident near La Plata, Maryland.
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome from a car accident

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Date:
    Jul 26, 2007
    Outcome:
    $587,500.00 recovery
    Description:
    The plaintiff, a resident of Shady Side, Maryland suffered from Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy ("RSD") also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome ("CRPS") following a truck accident that occurred in Prince Frederick, Maryland in Calvert County. The defendant dismissed the injury as a condition that was not verifiable and questioned whether the condition existed or was accident related. Mr. Patterson hired a world renowned expert on the condition to evaluate the plaintiff. The case was pursued in the Federal Court located in Greenbelt, Maryland.
  • Fall at a Grocery Store

    Practice Area:
    Slip and Fall Accident
    Outcome:
    $140,000.00 recovery
    Description:
    The Germantown, Maryland resident fell on water in a Darnestown supermarket and suffered a fractured knee cap. There was no offer prior to suit being filed.
  • Near Fatal Allergic Reaction

    Practice Area:
    Defective and Dangerous Products
    Outcome:
    Confidential resolution.
    Description:
    A Prince Frederick resident nearly died after suffering from an allergic reaction to an all natural product. He was rushed to Calvert Memorial Hospital where he spent the next three weeks recovering.
  • Accident caused by an illegally parked tractor trailer.

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Date:
    Jan 02, 2007
    Outcome:
    Obtained a $150,000.00 recovery.
    Description:
    A Bowie, Maryland resident was a passenger in a car that struck an illegally parked truck that was on the side of Route 50 in Lanham, Maryland. The Trucking company argued that they were not responsible because the driver the car was cited for driving while intoxicated ("DWI").
  • Padgett v. Charles County Commissioners, et. al.

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Aug 26, 2005
    Outcome:
    Defense Verdict
    Description:
    Mr. Patterson represented defendant Jennifer Padgett in a 7 day jury trial held in the Circuit Court for Charles County, Maryland in La Plata.. The plaintiff sustained a severe shoulder injury as a result of Jennifer Padgett's car running off a recently repaved road into a tree. Mr. Patterson argued that Jennifer Padgett was not negligent because the paving company and the County should have place gravel on the side of the road. The gravel would have eliminated a dangerous drop off that caused this driver who inadvertantly drove on the edge of the road to lose control of her car.
  • Anderson v. Allstate, et. al.

    Practice Area:
    Brain Injury
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict
    Description:
    Mr. Patterson defended Allstate Insurance from a claim for Underinsured Motorist coverage filed in the Circuit Court for Charles County, Maryland. The Plaintiff, a resident of Virginia was involved in a severe head-on collision while crossing the Nice Memorial Bridge. He claimed that he sustained a permanent traumatically induced brain injury. Medical experts from Virginia testifeid that the plaintiff could no longer work as a rocket scientist for NASA due to the injury. At the conclusion of the five day jury trial the jury entered a verdict in favor of Allstate insurance.
  • Wrongful Death

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    May 12, 2010
    Outcome:
    $995,700.00 recovery, representing all available ins.
    Description:
    A Lothian, Maryland mother of two was hit from behind by a commercial truck and died at the scene. An accident reconstruction and investigation revealed that the driver failed to pay full time and attention and never hit his brakes before hitting the plaintiff's stopped car.