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Jeffrey Mark Adams

Jeffrey Adams’s Legal Cases

14 total


  • School Incident

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    $3,250,000.00 Mediated settlement.
    Description:
    Student injured during recess. School denied any wrongdoing; argued that accident was spontaneous and unavoidable. Infant sustained paraparesis (partial paralysis affecting the lower limbs). Mediated for primary insurance policy and most of excess policy.
  • Product Liability

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Outcome:
    $3,350,000.00 Settlement
    Description:
    14 year old rear seat passenger wearing seat belt. Products liability lawsuit against Toyota. Toyota claimed they meet all safety standards. Paraplegic.
  • Wrongful Death

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful death
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1998
    Outcome:
    $2,450,000.00 Wrongful Death, verdict
    Description:
    Mother while crossing street run over by a New York Times delivery truck. New York Times denied it was their truck, that a different truck ran over the woman. No direct eyewitness to incident.
  • Medical Malpractice - Wrongful Death

    Practice Area:
    Medical malpractice
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2000
    Outcome:
    $1,950,000.00 Trial
    Description:
    Father of seven struck by motor vehicle while using pay phone. Misdiagnosis by physician caused death of the plaintiff. Settlement reached just prior to summations for all but $50,000 of available monies.
  • Motor Vehicle

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2001
    Outcome:
    $1,000,000.00 Settlement, plus waiver of $1,600,000 workers compensation lien
    Description:
    Police officer directing traffic struck by motor vehicle. Officer resuscitated at hospital, suffered multiple injuries and several surgeries. Lien of $1,600,000 waived and officer's life time workers compensation benefits maintained.
  • Personal Injury

    Practice Area:
    Construction and development
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1994
    Outcome:
    $926,000.00 Jury selected
    Description:
    Construction Accident, Construction worker fell from unguarded scaffold. Fractured leg and foot. Defense denied fault and claimed plaintiff could work. Structured settlement exceeded one million dollars.
  • Personal Injury

    Practice Area:
    Construction and development
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $750,000.00 Mediated Settlement
    Description:
    Undocumented worker suffers head injury. Accident details denied, as incident was unwitnessed.
  • Motor Vehicle

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2001
    Outcome:
    $650,000.00 Settlement
    Description:
    Neck surgery. Intersection accident with question of lights. First medical treatment following day. Defense alleged aggravation of prior injury. Primary insurance policy exhausted; excess policy not disclosed, our investigation uncovered.
  • Child Burned

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    $350,000.00 Settlement
    Description:
    Burn of Toddler at Parents Home, Child tipped stove over, hot liquid on burner. Stove was installed by company owned by grandfather of infant. Child's father was an employee of the company. Defendant denied any wrongful conduct and disclaimed insurance coverage.
  • Partial Loss of Vision

    Practice Area:
    Medical malpractice
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    $1,250,000.00 Mediated Settlement
    Description:
    Woman had surgery to correct a bulging eye due to a thyroid condition. Optic nerve damaged. Surgeon denied any wrongdoing. Available insurance coverage $1,300,000.