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Jeffrey Glenn Blackwell

Jeffrey Blackwell’s Legal Cases

9 total

  • West v. Kmart Corporation

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $313,000.00 Verdict
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Madison County. This case involved a gentleman who was injured when he slipped and fell in the entrance to a Kmart in Huntsville, Alabama. The case was tried before a local jury.
  • Lucille Devers v. Huntsville Health Services and Terminix

    Practice Area:
    Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    $5,350,000.00 Verdict
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Madison County. Our firm represented an elderly resident at a local assisted living facility who was viciously attacked by fire ants over the course of several nights. The success of this case was truly a team effort involving every attorney within the firm.
  • Whited v. Patent Construction Systems, Inc.

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 29, 1999
    Outcome:
    $267,000.00 Verdict
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Jackson County. This case involved a worker injured on a construction site by a falling piece of scaffold. At the time of the injury, the worker was at a TVA facility near Scottsboro, Alabama. The piece of scaffold caused head and neck injuries when it struck our client. The case was tried to a jury.
  • Roger Griffin and William Garrett v. Wolverine Tube, Inc.

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    1,450,000.00 Settlement
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Morgan County. The case involved a severe accident at the Wolverine plant in Decatur, Alabama. Our clients were private contractors performing maintenance work inside the plant. They were working on an extended scissors lift. While in the air, their lift was struck by one of Wolverine's cranes. Both workers fell and suffered significant injury.
  • Parker Hannifin Corporation v. Harrell, 813 So.2d 875 (Ala.Civ.App. 2001)

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2001
    Outcome:
    Sucessful trial and appeal
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Madison County. Represented a severely injured worker who had wrongly been denied workers' compensation benefits on the basis of intoxication. Successfully tried the case and recieved an award of benefits for a permanent and total disability. Then, successfully represented my client throughout the appellate process.
  • Biological Processors of Alabama, Inc. v. North Georgia Environmental Services, Inc. and Dow Reichhold Specialty Latex

    Practice Area:
    Contracts & Agreements
    Date:
    Nov 25, 2009
    Outcome:
    Settled for a confidential amount
    Description:
    U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. We represented a waste water treatment facility in Decatur, Alabama. We asserted claims against the defendants alleging negligence, breach of contract, and fraud. The claims related to an agreement to treat waste water produced by the defendant.
  • James Bryant v. Caddell Construction, et al.

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Oct 14, 2010
    Outcome:
    The case settled confidentially while the jury was deliberating following the trial.
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Madison County. My client suffered a disabling accident and injury when the scissors lift he was operating at a construction site in Huntsville toppled. As a result of the fall, he required extensive medical care and was not able to return to work. We tried his workers' compensation claim and obtained a judgment for permanent and total disability. Then, we went to trial against the general contractor alleging a claim for damages as a result of negligence. That jury trial lasted a week.
  • Robert Patterson v. The Automobile Insurance Company of Hartford, Connecticut

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jul 29, 2011
    Outcome:
    $250,000.00 verdict at trial
    Description:
    Circuit Court of Madison County. My client was riding his bicycle when a vehicle struck him and fled the scene. He suffered neck injuries in the collision. We pursued a claim for uninsured motorist coverage against his insurance company.
  • Pullam v. ALFA Mutual Insurance Companies; Sparta Insurance Company; and Robert Cumbie

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    Aug 05, 2013
    Outcome:
    $374,000.00 Judgment for my clients
    Description:
    I represented the family of a paramedic who was struck and killed by a speeding vehicle on the Interstate in Alabama. The case involved significant insurance coverage issues. We were able to obtain a judgment for the full amount of available insurance coverage.