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$21 Million Verdict

Berks County trial judge awarded our clients $18 million in punitive damages and $3 million in attorney fees pursuant to Pennsylvania’s insurance bad faith statute.

The trial court found that the insurer, with a knowing disregard, placed its insured at risk to suffer injury or death by permitting a motor vehicle to be returned with extensive structural repair failures after that vehicle had been declared a structural total loss, and that the insurer applied a scorched earth litigation strategy to price us out of court, paying its own attorneys over $3 million to defend the bad faith lawsuit over a $25,000 collision claim.

To learn more about the case and appellate proceedings review the following:

Verdict Sheet

Philadelphia Inquirer News Article

Trial Court Findings of Fact (2014)

Trial Court Opinion (2015)

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Opinions (2020)

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    Retired School Custodian
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    Injured Good Samaritan
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  • $1,150,000.00
    Head On Collision Case
    My client, Kelly K., was involved in a head on collision, sustaining multiple fractures to her arms, legs, and pelvis. Her recovery was long and painful, and she was left with substantial residual scarring to both legs and a permanent limp. At the ...
  • $1,150,000.00
    Young Single Mother Permanently Disabled in Head-On Collision
    Mayerson attorneys were able to obtain a 1.15 million dollar settlement for a young woman who suffered multiple compound fractures after being struck head-on by a negligent driver.
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  • $1,075,000.00
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  • $1,025,000.00
    Underinsured Motorist Arbitration
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  • $865,000.00
    Settlement for Head-On Collision
    Mayerson attorneys were able to secure all available insurance coverage for a client struck head-on by a negligent driver.
  • $750,000
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    Motorcycle Accident Due to Unsafe Road Conditions
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    Motor Vehicle Injury
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  • $450,000
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  • $225,000
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  • $212,000
    Multiple Accidents
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    Motorcycle Accident
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  • Successful Cross-Examination of Expert Witness
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