Verdicts & Settlements
Las Vegas Personal Injury Lawyers: Results
Attorneys at Harris & Harris Lawyers, our Las Vegas personal injury firm, serve clients in Nevada, California and Utah. Our well-established firm spares no expense, and our attorneys spare no effort towards our goal of providing every client with the strongest representation possible. The following Settlements and Verdicts are examples of our results in recent years:
$3.77 Million: (2011) Our client suffered serious injuries to his neck and back when he was rear-ended on US 95. He underwent numerous medical procedures as a result of his injuries. Our firm negotiated this multi-million dollar settlement at mediation.
$2.2 Million: (2009) Our client was 46 years old when she was rear-ended at a stoplight by delivery truck for a large soft-drink manufacturer after the driver became distracted.
$2.2 Million: (2006) Our client, a 28-year-old woman, was hit by a speeding taxicab in a crosswalk on the Las Vegas strip near the MGM Grand Hotel. She required surgery and was unable to work for a period of time. Attorney and managing partner Brian Harris negotiated a $2,200,000 settlement before trial, structuring it in a long-term investment plan to provide her with maximum benefit.
$2 Million: (2010) Our client was side-swiped and forced off the road into a ditch. He suffered significant injuries to his neck and back. Despite our repeated demands, the insurance company refused to pay the minimal insurance policy limits in a timely manner. After months of litigation we were able to negotiate a settlement of $2,000,000.00, more than twenty times the insurance policy limits.
$2 Million: (2005) Our 35-year-old client suffered a spine injury when rear-ended in a parking lot. She required surgery, during which doctors implanted a morphine pump to control her pain. Our attorneys negotiated a $2,000,000 settlement before trial.
$2 Million: (2004) Our client was 32 years old when a tractor-trailer rear-ended his car on Spring Mountain Road. He suffered a serious neck injury and back injury, and was unable to work for a period. Attorney Brian Harris negotiated a $2,000,000 settlement on our client's behalf.
$1.9 Million: (2005) Our 21-year-old client was hit by a commercial truck going the wrong way on a one-way street. She suffered neck and back injuries. Despite back surgery, she will live with chronic pain and nerve damage. The insurance company offered our client $50,000. Our attorneys demonstrated the full extent of our client's loss, and recovered nearly 2 million dollars ($1,995,000) on our client's behalf.
$1.8 Million: (2011) Our client, a 40-year-old woman was rear-ended at the intersection of Charleston & Valley View. She suffered injuries to her back and neck, requiring surgeries on both. Harris & Harris was awarded a jury verdict of $1.3 million and the total recovery was $1.8 million.
$1.8 Million: (2011) Our client, 35-year-old male was was driving a flat-bed semi truck when he was rear-ended by a street racing vehicle. He suffered injuries to his neck and back requiring surgery. Attorney Brian Harris obtained a binding arbitration verdict after presenting the case to a three-judge panel of arbitrators.
$1.5 Million: (2012) Our client, a sixty two year old lady was rear-ended on I-15 between Charleston and Sahara by a large garbage truck. She sustained neck, shoulder, and back injuries. The case was settled at mediation and the woman did not have to go to court.
$1.5 Million: (2012) Our client, a thirty year old man was side-swiped on Sahara Ave. by a famous Las Vegas personality. He sustained neck injuries that required surgery. The case was settled a week before trial for 1.5 million.
$1.5 Million: (2010) Two brothers were traveling together on Interstate 15 when they were rear-ended by a commercial vehicle. Both brothers sustained injuries to their neck and back. The insurance company claimed the accident did not cause their injures. After showing the insurance company they were in for a fight, we were able to obtain a total settlement of $1,500,000.00.
$1.5 Million: (2010) Our client was on her way home from work when she was T-boned by a vehicle who ran a stop sign. As a result of the impact, her vehicle rolled over and came to rest on the roof. Paramedics came to the seen and transported her to the trauma center. Although she was severely injured, she responded to treatment well and made a miraculous recovery. We were able to negotiate a significant settlement in the amount of $1,500,000.00.
$1.5 Million: (2010) Our client was rear-ended on the freeway by a hotel limousine. She sustained significant injuries to her neck and back which resulted in spine surgery. We were able to settle her case at mediation for $1,500,000.00.
$1.5 Million: (2005) Our client was a 33-year-old professional ballerina. She suffered serious neck injuries in a multiple vehicle pile up on U.S. 95 in Nevada. Our client recovered after surgery, and attorney Brian Harris negotiated a $1,500,000 settlement for our client and her husband. She never had to go to trial.
$1.45 Million: (2004) Our client, a 34-year-old man, suffered leg injuries when his seat belt failed and he was ejected from his car. The car manufacturer denied responsibility for the seat belt failure. Our attorneys filed a product liability lawsuit on behalf of our client, demonstrated the seat belt defect and negotiated a $1,450,000 settlement before trial.
$1.25 Million: (2012) Our clients - a husband and wife in their mid-40's were injured when t-boned by a utility truck. They suffered back and shoulder injuries in the accident. Attorney Brian K. Harris avoided trial and recovered $1,250,000 in mediation.
$1.2 Million: (2011) Our client, a 35-year-old Air Force pilot was sideswiped on his motorcycle by a landscaping vehicle. He suffered lower back injuries that required surgery. Attorney Brian Harris negotiated a $1,200 settlement on his behalf.
$1.1 Million: (2012) Our 34-year old client was injured in a hit and run accident on the Bruce Woodbury Beltway. He suffered a spine injury requiring surgery. Attorney Brian K. Harris negotiated a $1,100,000 settlement before trial.
$1 Million: (2012) Our client, a forty two year old man was rear-ended on the 95 freeway by a large truck. He sustained neck injuries that required surgery. The case was negotiated shortly after a lawsuit was filed for 1 million dollars.
$1 Million: (2010) Our client was a 32 old woman who was rear-ended on the freeway and forced into the vehicle in front of her. She sustained serious injuries to her neck and mid-back. We made a claim for her past and future medical expenses and obtained a one million dollar settlement.
$1 Million: (2010) Our client was seriously injured, when a concrete truck made a left hand turn in front of him on Post Road. The opposing insurance company said their driver was not at fault. After an investigation, we determined the entire incident was captured on a nearby warehouse surveillance tape and the opposing side changed their position. We were able to settle our client's case for one million dollars.
$1 Million: (2009) Our client was a 21-year old who was trapped in his Jeep and permanently injured when the driver of an SUV turned left against a traffic light in an attempt to cross in front of him.
$1 Million: (2005) Our client was a 42-year-old Las Vegas police officer. He suffered a wrist injury and neck injury when his car was T-boned by a taxicab at an intersection. The cab driver was talking on his cell phone. Our attorneys filed a lawsuit against the taxicab company for its negligence and negotiated a $1,000,000 settlement before trial.
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Our fees are contingent on the success of your case — you pay us nothing unless we recover compensation on your behalf. If you would like to speak with one of our attorneys about an auto accident claim or a personal injury lawsuit, please call 702.384.1414 or e-mail us to arrange a free, confidential consultation. We welcome attorney referrals, and serve clients in Utah, Nevada and California from our Las Vegas offices.