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Jeffrey Parker Shiver

Jeffrey Shiver’s Legal Cases

16 total


  • $525,000 verdict for faulty escalator

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $525,000 verdict for Plaintiff in escalator injury
    Description:
    Plaintiff suffered a whiplash type neck injury when descending an escalator at Peachtree Center MARTA station. MARTA denied liability, denied the escalator was defective and denied that the injury ever occurred. After proving the escalator malfunctioned causing the Plaintiff to be thrown off the escalator, a Fulton County jury awarded Plaintiff and her husband $525,000.00
  • $2,000,000.00 Nursing Home Abuse case

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Outcome:
    $2,000,000.00
    Description:
    Confidential recovery for the wrongful death of 80 year old female at an assisted living facility.
  • $1,500,000 Cobb County Verdict against Home Depot

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $1,500,000 Cobb County Verdict against Home Depot
    Description:
    Plaintiff was injured by falling merchandise while shopping at Home Depot. Home Depot admitted it was negligent but denied that the Plaintiff was seriously injured by the falling merchandise. Plaintiff suffered a cervical disk injury and required surgery. After a 1 1/2 day trial, a Cobb County jury awarded Plaintiff and his wife 1,500,000.00 award.
  • $500,000 Newton Co. verdict for low impact wreck

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $500,000 Newton Co. verdict for low impact wreck
    Description:
    Plaintiff was passenger in a vehicle that was sideswiped at low speeds with low impact near Covington, Georgia. Plaintiff suffered a neck and shoulder injury that ultimately required surgery. After a 2 day trial, a Newton County jury awarded Plaintiff $500,000.00 verdict.
  • $1,200,000.00 verdict for car wreck

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Outcome:
    $ 1,200,000.00 Verdict for Car Crash
    Description:
    After a jury trial, the children of a 79 year old man were awarded a large verdict for the death of their father. The defendant driver ran a stop sign in Augusta, Georgia and killed Mr. Cash, a military veteran.
  • $550,000 for injured construction worker

    Practice Area:
    Construction & Development
    Outcome:
    $550,000 recovery
    Description:
    A construction worker fell through a rooftop hole, negligently created by another contractor. Plaintiff suffered neck and back injuries requiring surgery. Prior to trial, the insurance company tripled their initial offer.
  • $750,000.00 recovery in dump truck wreck

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Outcome:
    $750,000 recovery in dump truck wreck
    Description:
    Plaintiff was rear-ended by dump truck and suffered neck and back injuries requiring surgery. Before trial, Insurance company greatly increased offer.
  • $525,000 verdict for faulty escalator

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $525,000 verdict for Plaintiff in escalator injury
    Description:
    Plaintiff suffered a whiplash type neck injury when descending an escalator at Peachtree Center MARTA station. MARTA denied liability, denied the escalator was defective and denied that the injury ever occurred. After proving the escalator malfunctioned causing the Plaintiff to be thrown off the escalator, a Fulton County jury awarded Plaintiff and her husband $525,000.00
  • $2,500,000.00 apartment sexual assault recovery

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $2,500,000.00 settlement
    Description:
    Plaintiff was sexual assaulted at an apartment complex in Alpharetta. Through discovery, Plaintiff learned that management at the complex knew of prior similar acts. Plaintiff alleged the apartment should have employed more security to prevent crimes from occurring on its property. To avoid trial, Defendants chose to pay a large one time payment to Plaintiff.
  • $750,000.00 recovery for apartment shooting

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $750,000.00 recovery
    Description:
    Plaintiff was shot at gunpoint during robbery at an apartment complex in Atlanta. Plaintiff underwent abdominal surgery and suffered scarring as a result. Plaintiff claimed that the complex owner and manager knew of other similar shootings and did not do enough to prevent future violent crimes, including the one against Plaintiff. Rather than take the case to trial, the apartment complex chose to settle the case.