In a suit against an at-fault driver, for personal injuries suffered by a couple on their way to a medical appointment, a Gwinnett County jury awarded $1.55 million in damages to our clients. A motion for attorney fees is in the process of being filed due to the insurance company's failure to settle the case.
- December 2022
In the Superior Court of Peach County Georgia, a jury awarded $250,000 to a nurse who was a passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended on her way to a high school football game. The pre-trial offer was $10,000.
- August 2022
A Jasper County jury awarded a mother and daughter $1.78 million for personal injuries suffered due to the negligence of another driver. The pre-trial offer from the insurance company was $30,000. A post-trial motion for attorney fees was settled for $470,000 resulting in a total recovery of $2.5 million.
- May 2022
A Paulding County jury awarded a former nursing assistant $493,800 for injuries sustained in an automobile collision. The pre-trial offer was $30,000. A post-trial motion for attorney fees was settled for $150,000 resulting in a total recovery of $508,000.
- December 2021
An $800,000 recovery in a shooting case involving a convenience store. The insurer contested liability but a settlement was reached.
A $1 million policy limits recovery in an automobile rollover case in Florida. The client was a passenger in a work truck after work hours. The driver fell asleep and crashed on interstate causing serious injuries.
A $1.9 million recovery in trucking collision case involving a parked tractor-trailer on the side of the interstate at night without safety reflective triangles. Mr. Hawk worked with co-counsel in preparing this case which settled at mediation.
An $835,000 settlement against a swimming pool contractor whose negligence resulted in the drowning of a 2-year-old child at a relative's residence. This tragic case was turned down by 3 lawyers before we had the privilege of representing this family.