Car Accident Settlements and Verdicts
$3.76 Million – Rear-End Collision Causes Serious Injuries
While stopped in traffic, our client was rear-ended by defendant’s vehicle.
As a result of this accident, our client suffered multiple injuries, including back injuries, which required spinal surgery.
The Cellino & Barnes’ attorneys were able to force the defendants to pay our client $3.76 million.
$2.34 Million – Car Accident Jury Verdict
Our client was southbound on a country highway, when the defendant pulled out of a parking lot and struck our client, causing his car to roll on its side.
As a result of this accident, our client suffered injuries to his left knee and a tear to his left shoulder, requiring surgery. He also suffered a closed head injury.
The case settled for a confidential amount during defendants' appeal of the verdict.
$1.735 Million – Jury Awards Auto Accident Victim
Plaintiff was exiting the highway when he was rear-ended by another vehicle.
As a result of the accident, our client suffered a back injury, which required surgery. He also underwent left knee surgery.
Attorneys for the party responsible for the accident refused to settle the case. As a result, Cellino & Barnes proceeded to trial. The trial lasted approximately two weeks and after the jury deliberated, they came back with an award in the amount of $1,735,500.
$1.9 Million – Head-On Collision Results in Back Surgery
Our client was a passenger in a vehicle that was hit head-on, when the defendant swerved into their lane of traffic.
As a result of this accident, our client had back surgery.
On the eve of trial, Cellino & Barnes attorneys were able to settle for $1.9 million.
$1.19 Million - Woman in Car Accident Accepts Settlement
43-year-old female was stopped in traffic, when she was rear ended by another vehicle.
As a result of this accident, our client suffered neck and back injuries, which required surgery.
After lengthy settlement negotiations, the parties agreed to a settlement of just under $1.2 million.
$1.1 Million – Man Injured In Car Accident
A 52-year-old man received $1.1 million in settlement for injuries he sustained in an auto accident.
The man was proceeding through an intersection, when the defendant ran a red light, striking our client’s vehicle.
As a result of the accident, our client sustained neck and back injuries. His back injuries required surgical intervention.
$1.1 Million – Back-Seat Passenger Injured in Rear-End Collision.
Our client was a back-seat passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended at a red light by the defendant.
As a result of the accident, our client suffered neck and back injuries, which required surgical procedures.
The firm and our client decided to proceed to trial. As trial approached, the defendant felt the pressure and offered $1.1 million.
Drunk Driving Accident Results
$12.25 Million - Settlement offered to Burn Victim
20-year-old client was rear-ended by an intoxicated driver. The defendant was driving a large commercial truck. As a result of the accident, the client’s car caught fire resulting in the client suffering 2nd and 3rd degree burns over 60% of her body. Case settled shortly before jury selection for $12,250,000.
$1.3 Million – Man Injured in DWI Accident
Our client responded to his wife's broken down car. After pulling his car nose to nose with hers, the defendant (who was DWI) crossed the fog line and struck the back of the wife's car propelling it forward pinning our client between their cars.
As a result of this auto accident, our client's injuries required surgical intervention.
Our attorneys stood firm against the defendants and were proceeding to trial when the defendants finally paid $1.3 million.
Pedestrian Accident Settlements
$1.05 Million – Man Struck by Car
49-year old gentleman was crossing the street at an intersection in his wheelchair, when he was struck by the defendant, who went through a red light.
As a result of this accident, our client suffered back injuries.
The client’s health made it questionable whether he would be able to attend or survive until the time of trial. All parties agreed to settle for $1.05 million, which was in the best interest of our client.
$1.05 Million – Pedestrian Suffers Injuries in Car Accident
Our client was walking through a supermarket parking lot, when he was struck by defendant’s vehicle.
As a result of the accident, our client suffered severe injuries to her left leg.
After intense negotiations, client was paid $1.05 million.
Truck Accident Verdicts and Settlements
$4.8 Million - Jury Awards Truck Accident Victim
Our client was a forty-four year old woman who was injured when a large truck made a right-hand turn into the car that she was driving. She suffered disabling back injuries. The case was tried to verdict. At no time prior to verdict did the insurance company offer to settle for anything more than $300,000.
$1.25 Million – Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Tractor-Trailer Accident
Our client had stopped his tractor-trailer when he was rear-ended by the defendant, who was also driving a tractor trailer.
Our client suffered a back injury as a result of this truck accident, and had to undergo surgery to repair the damage.
The firm and our client elected to use a binding mediation, wherein he was awarded $1.25 million.
$1.2 Million – Auto Accident Victim Accepts Settlement
Our client was injured when his vehicle was rear-ended by a semi-truck.
Although our client had pre-existing injuries, as a result of this auto accident, our client suffered additional neck injuries, which required surgery.
After on-going settlement negotiations, our attorney was able to secure a settlement of $1.2 million.
$1.05 Million – Woman Injured in Tractor-Trailer Accident
Our client had mechanical difficulty with her vehicle, which caused it to stall on the expressway and was subsequently rear-ended by a tractor-trailer.
Following this collision, our client was taken to an area hospital with multiple injuries. Among these were a large complicated laceration to her head, TBI and fractured clavicle.
During the trial, the case settled for $1.05 million.
Cellino & Barnes represents or has represented auto injury victims throughout the Rochester, New York area, including: Brighton, Brockport, Chili Center, East Penfield, East Rochester, Fairport, Gates Center, Greece, Hamlin, Henrietta, Honeoye Falls, Irondequoit, North Chili, North Greece, North Hamlin, North Rush, Penfield, Pittsford, Rochester, Rush, South Chili, South Greece, Spencerport, Webster, West Brighton, West Chili, West Greece, West Henrietta, and West Webster.