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Andrew Ralph Young

Andrew Young’s Legal Cases

32 total

  • Victim Injured in Hazardous Parking Case

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    $105,000 Settlement
    Description:
    Plaintiff hit car that was improperly parked, therefore causing a hazard.
  • $550,000.00 Underinsured Motorist Settlement for Truck Driver

    Practice Area:
    Trucking accident
    Date:
    Jul 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    Combined Settlement $650,000.00
    Description:
    Defendant motorist went left of center forcing truck driver and truck into a ditch. Truck driver was in his sixties at the time of his accident and was forced out-of-work due to injuries to his neck and arm. While the at-fault party had insurance coverage of only $100,000.00. This money was advanced prior to filing the lawsuit. Fortunately, the truck driver had an underinsured motorist policy that allowed for an additional $550,000.00 for a combined settlement of $650,000.00.
  • Truck Causes Hazardous Situation

    Practice Area:
    Trucking accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    $146,800 Settlement
    Description:
    A truck pulled out from the left shoulder on a highway, cutting off a car. The Plaintiff, in the car, had nowhere to go and hit the truck.
  • Settlement of $100,000 Received by Auto Accident

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    $100,000 Settlement
    Description:
    The Plaintiff was operating his vehicle, traveling northbound. At that same time and place, the Defendant was traveling southbound and negligently failed to yield while making a left hand turn, causing an accident to occur with the Plaintiff’s vehicle.
  • Verdict Against State Farm Insured

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Oct 21, 2010
    Outcome:
    Jury Verdict of $387,557
    Description:
    Plaintiff was involved in a car accident on October 5, 2005. Liability was admitted to, as this was a rear-end accident. While property damage estimates were considerable, the photographs seemingly showed minor property damage. A motion in limine was granted excluding the photographs and the property damage estimates from the evidence. Defendant argued that the second diagnostic knee arthroscopic surgery and the lower lumbar spine decompression were unrelated to the October 5, 2005, accident. Plaintiff demand was for $90,000. Defendant offer was for $50,000. The jury returned verdict of $384,000 for the Plaintiff.
  • Trial Verdict: Three Defendants, Two Car Accidents, One Plaintiff

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Oct 06, 2010
    Outcome:
    Combined Verdict of $119,200
    Description:
    Plaintiff was involved in a car accident on October 3, 2007. She was involved in a second (single-car) accident on December 5, 2007, that resulted from an incorrect auto part being installed into her vehicle during repairs following the first accident. The defendants for the second accident were the parts supplier and the body shop that performed the repairs from the first accident. All parties stipulated to negligence. Plaintiff demand was for $75,000. Defendant offer was for $55,000. The jury returned verdict of $119,000 for the Plaintiff.
  • Car Crash Caused by Failure to Stop at Stop Sign

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $542,500 Settlement
    Description:
    Defendant failed to stop at the stop sign and hit a motorcycle.
  • Victim Struck By Car Backing Out of Driveway

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $350,000 Settlement
    Description:
    The Plaintiff was walking on the sidewalk when she was hit by a car backing out of their driveway.
  • Decedent Victim of Fatal Auto Accident

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $495,000 Settlement
    Description:
    Plaintiff was riding in a van that was hit by a pickup truck
  • Wrongful Death And Injuries Net $1,100,000.00

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Feb 28, 2008
    Outcome:
    Settled
    Description:
    Defendant went left of center and killed the father of five (5) children. Three (3) of the children were also in the accident. Defendant fought the case on a sudden emergency defense claiming diabetic shock as the cause of the accident. The case proceeded into protracted litigation involving expert reports and witness depositions to refute the insurance company's sudden emergency defense.