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Benjamin Stephen Persons

Benjamin Persons’s Legal Cases

12 total


  • McGee v. Lankford et al.

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Feb 04, 2009
    Outcome:
    $47,500 Settlement.
    Description:
    Back injury as a result of Defendant running a red light and colliding with client’s truck. Insurance company denied liability until our expert accident reconstruction engineer proved Defendant’s version of events was impossible.
  • Confidential Settlement - Medical Malpractice

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Date:
    Sep 30, 2009
    Outcome:
    Confidential Settlement - Medical Malpractice
    Description:
    Doctor failed to diagnose and treat an infection following abdominal plastic surgery, that lead to the client developing nearly fatal necrotizing fasciitis. Client had to undergo two months of hospitalization and over a dozen surgeries and was left with disfiguring scars.
  • Confidential Settlement - Medical Malpractice

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    Dec 05, 2008
    Outcome:
    Confidential Settlement
    Description:
    Negligent failure to monitor and treat a bed sore on an elderly patient resulting in death.
  • Williams v. Travelers Insurance

    Practice Area:
    Insurance
    Date:
    May 02, 2008
    Outcome:
    $66,155 Settlement
    Description:
    Insurance company offered only $20,000 on a home owner’s claim that was worth $66,000. Case settled after our expert appraiser issued his report.
  • Confidential Settlement - Premises Liability

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Feb 17, 2009
    Outcome:
    Confidential Settlement - Premises Liability
    Description:
    Bank failed to repair or replace a chair it knew was broken. Client’s finger was amputated as a result of her injuries from the broken chair.
  • Confidential Settlement - Trucking

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Outcome:
    Confidential Settlement - Trucking
    Description:
    Tractor-trailer driver fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into three cars on the interstate. Several people were seriously injured in the collision. "Black box" data from the 18 wheeler's electronic control module and eye-witness accounts helped prove the motor carrier's negligence.
  • Hon v. Dunham et al.

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Outcome:
    $61,000 Settlement
    Description:
    Chest pain and back injury due to violent head on collision caused by two negligent motorists. Both insurance companies denied liability until the parties' depositions were taken.
  • $1,000,000 wrongful death settlement

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Young father was killed in a workplace accident. Settlement represented the full policy limits of the property owner.
  • Confidential Settlement

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Clients' young son drowned in a residential swimming pool. Witnesses were uncertain how long the child was under the water due to the cloudy condition of the pool. After significant litigation a settlement was reached with the home owners' insurance company.
  • Cunningham v. Lee

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    May 18, 2011
    Outcome:
    $475,000 settlement
    Description:
    Client required a cervical fusion surgery following a near head-on collision. Defendant driver left the scene and denied any responsibility for causing the wreck. The case was filed in Gwinnett State Court and settled three days before trial.