Verdicts and Settlements
The following are verdicts, judgments, and settlements obtained by Gokal Law Group, Inc:
- Car Accident
Description: After discovering that there was a minimal policy, our team did not stop until we recovered over a million dollars for our client.
Settlement: 1.4 million
- Personal Injury
Description: Automobile collision resulting in broken legs and brain injury.
- Rear-end Trucking Accident
Description: Client suffered severe closed head injury resulting in permanent brain damage.
Settlement: $3 million
- UM Policy- Kids hit in a crosswalk
Description: Two children hit in a crosswalk by a hit-and-run driver.
Settlement: Policy Limits
- Product Liability- Vehicle Tire
Description: Injury after a tire detread caused an SUV to flip on the roadway resulting in permanent brain damage and paralysis.
Settlement: $3.2 million
- Motorcycle Accident
Description: Passenger on motorcycle suffered traumatic brain injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident.
- Product Liability- Lost Leg
Settlement: $8.1 million
- Medical Mal-Practice/Fraud
Description: Mal-Practice against surgery center and doctor.
Settlement: $1.1 million
- Defective and Unsafe Product- Bar Stool
Description: Client injured when a bar stool she purchased fell apart the first time she sat on it. She sustained back injuries necessitating back surgery and pain management. Our firm sued the retailer and chair manufacturer.
- Property Negligence
Description: Client sustained serious shoulder injury in a poorly lit parking lot of a property. The defendant knew that numerous street lights on its property were not working and also had other similar incidents prior.
- Rear-ended Passenger
Description: Client was injured as a passenger of a vehicle that was rear-ended at a high rate of speed. The defendants employer carried an umbrella policy for its employees and covered our injured client.
Settlement: $1.6 million
- Negligent Driver
Description: Client suffered from arm fracture due to a car collision caused by a negligent driver.
- Car Accident- Brain Injury
Description: Client was rear-ended on the freeway and had a seizure the following days after the accident. Our expert proved our client had brain injury due the crash.
Probate and Trust Litigation
- $5 million probate estate with real estate and over 12 beneficiaries
Description: Client (the decedents brother) was the executor who we guided through the entire probate process, including the inventory and appraisals, sale of all real estate, and other assets, accountings, and distribution.
- $4 million trust estate with 6 siblings as heirs
Description: After parents died, one of the siblings was stealing trust assets and failed to provide accounting to the other beneficiaries. Our firm successfully compelled for that trustee to provide accounting, be removed and replaced, and to recover the fair share of trust assets.
- Financial Elder Abuse- Life savings and $700,000 home value
Description: Client was a victim of financial elder abuse by her son with her life savings and $700,000 home. As a result, the house was returned to our client and was successfully defended for a counter suit by her son for reimbursement.
- $1.2 million trust estate
Description: Client was a beneficiary of the trust. The Trustee failed to provide accounting and distributions and used trust assets for personal expenses. Our firm was successful to remove the trustee and appoint our client as the new successor trustee. The judge ordered for previous trustee to return money into the trust.
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