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W Hardesty’s Legal Cases

12 total


  • Confidential $4.5 Million Recovery for Client

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Sep 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    $4,500,000.00
    Description:
    Experienced Driver was impaled by unprotected rebar resulting in serious permanent internal injuries and extensive surgery and rehabilitation. Accident was caused by the negligence of the company where he was picking up a load to haul out of state.
  • Ayers v. Obi

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $2,035,000.00 Verdict for Plaintiff
    Description:
    Plastic Surgeon performed a breast lift procedure negligently that caused permanent disfigurement to both breasts.
  • United States v. SGT. Zorida Gomez

    Practice Area:
    Military Law
    Outcome:
    Full Aquittal in General Courts Martial
    Description:
    SGT Gomez was charged with multiple counts of AWOL and Desertion while missing a combat movement . 6 day trial took place at Ft. McPhearson , Ga. The panel members found all the government counts without merit after a vigorous defense was mounted using complex medical testimony.
  • Gudal v. JD BYrider Auto Dealerships

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Outcome:
    Won Full Compensability and Death benefits
    Description:
    Judge ruled after trial that the deceased was in his course and scope of business when the private plane he was traveling in crashed and killed everyone on board. Defendant contended voyage was not work related . Workers Compensation Carrier was ordered to pay substantial death benefits to the widow and 2 minor daughters as well as all attorney fees and costs.
  • Gudal v. JD BYrider Auto Dealerships

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Awarded Death Benefits for Widow /children
    Description:
    After trial Judge ruled that the accident was in the course and scope of employment when the plane they were traveling in crashed killing all on board. Judge awarded all benefits plus payment of all attorney fees and costs
  • Confidential

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Outcome:
    750,000.00
    Description:
    Tractor pallets were not properly secured causing load to shift and striking car in adjacent lane
  • Physical Evaluation Board of Marine Corp SGT.

    Practice Area:
    Military Law
    Outcome:
    Complete Medical Discharge and Medical Retirement
    Description:
    Fought to have Marine Corps reverse prior PEB and to incorportate correct and complete disability ratings rather than selectively diminish or not include significant portions of the service members medical treatment and status. This resulted in this service member receiving full retirement benefits rather than a small one time severence check. The value of this outcome is worth millions of dollars over his lifetime rather than a few thousand dollars on a one time basis.
  • $6.2 Million Dollar Verdict Against Shands Teaching Hospital Gainesville, Fl

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Date:
    Aug 11, 2010
    Outcome:
    6,219,000.00
    Description:
    Attorneys Marc Hardesty and Frank Ashton won this trial due to the negligent care of a University of North Florida Professor by Shands Teaching Hospital in Gainesville, Fl which resulted in his death
  • Electrocution Claim Resulting in Below knee amputation $1.529 Million Settlement

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    1,529,000.00 Settlement
    Description:
    Client was injured on a construction site when power to a electrical line was not cut off while in close proximity to the line.
  • Confidential $2.69 million settlement

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Date:
    Aug 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    $2,690,000.00
    Description:
    A medical provider inadequately monitored a patient that resulted in severe injury and ultimately contributed to the patients death