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Jonathan P. Groth
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Jonathan Groth’s Legal Cases

6 total

  • JR v. Yepez

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Milwaukee Jury Award of approx. $900,000.00
    Description:
    JR, a minor, was assaulted by her mother's boyfriend. The rapist hired a lawyer who blamed the young girl. A jury found him at fault and awarded the young girl almost $900,000.00.
  • Smith v. Wenzel

    Practice Area:
    Motorcycle Accident
    Date:
    Jan 03, 2007
    Outcome:
    Defendant found 100% at fault
    Description:
    Smith was driving his motorcycle when his protective glasses fell off. He decided to turn around to get them using a driveway. As he began to make his left turn into the driveway he was struck by another motorcyclist. The defendant's insurance company denied the claim stating that Smith was at fault in the collision. Damages were stipulated to. Because the defendant's insurance denied liability a jury had to force the insurance company to take responsibility. The jury stated that the defendant was 100% at fault.
  • MR v. Pacheco

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Mar 20, 2009
    Outcome:
    Judgment of $2.15 million for the young Plaintiff.
    Description:
    According to police reports, Patricia Pacheco, now 18, had stolen her grandmother’s car and gone joy riding. While driving near Kenosha’s lakefront, Pacheco began experiencing dizzy spells and light headedness. Rather than pulling the car over, Pacheco attempted to drive home. Pacheco claims she “blacked out” near the intersection of 52nd Street and 34th Avenue and veered off the road, hitting a stop sign and a payphone before pinning the young boy against a minivan and severing his right arm. A witness stated that the Pacheco was “smiling” as she careened off the road. A toxicology report showed that Pacheco had a metabolite of cocaine in her system. Despite not having a driver’s license, this was Pacheco’s sixth driving related offense.
  • CS v. State Farm Insurance

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Aug 27, 2009
    Outcome:
    The Jury found for the plaintiff.
    Description:
    The motor vehicle collision occured on April 6, 2005. State Farm Insurance offered 32,500.00 to settle the claim approximately 20 days before trial. At trial State Farm's Defense Expert Chiropractor stated that any medical care after about 3 months was not related to the collision. Plaintiff's chiropractor and pain doctor opined that her current and future care, pain and problems were related to the collision. The jury found in favor of the Plaintiff with a verdict of $71,000.00.
  • JE v. Edward Don Company

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Feb 17, 2010
    Outcome:
    Arbitration Decision in Favor of Plaintiff
    Description:
    JE was injured in a car collision while on the job. JE had pre-existing injures that were aggravated by the collision. The at fault driver did not have insurance. An arbitration was held to recover from JE's uninsured motorist insurance. Prior to the arbitration the Attorney handling the claim for the uninsured motorist insurance offered approximately $4,000.00 to settle the claim. The matter went to arbitration. The decision favored the plaintiff with an amount almost 5 times the prior offer.
  • KA v. State Farm Insurance

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Aug 02, 2010
    Outcome:
    Pre-Trial Settlement $95,000.00
    Description:
    The Wisconsin Law Journal recently highlighted a Groth Law Firm, S.C. car accident settlement in Milwaukee County. The case involved a rear end collision where the injured victim’s permanent injury was/is tinnitus. The past medical bills were approximately $9,000.00. The settlement totalled $95,000.00 (Ninety Five Thousand and 00/00).