Confidential - Wrongful Death

THE VIRGINIA STATE BAR RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT REQUIRE ALL ATTORNEYS TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT AND DISCLAIMER TO THEIR CASE RESULTS.

SETTLEMENTS AND VERDICTS IN ALL CASES DEPEND ON VARIOUS FACTORS AND CIRCUMSTANCES WHICH ARE UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. THEREFORE, PAST RESULTS IN CASES ARE NOT A GUARANTEE OR PREDICTION OF SIMILAR RESULTS IN FUTURE CASES WHICH THE ALLEN LAW FIRM AND ITS LAWYERS MAY UNDERTAKE.

Location: Confidential
Injuries: Wrongful Death
Settlement: $1,600,000

The plaintiff’s decedent was killed instantly when he was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer. The decedent was 63 years old at the time of the crash. He was divorced and had two adult children who were the sole beneficiaries under the Wrongful Death Act. There were no economic damages other than the funeral bill.