case settlement

At Abels & Annes, P.C., we only represent injured victims who deserve compensation for their losses. Through our work, we handle a wide range of cases, including car accidents, truck crashes, motorcycle collisions, slip and falls, bicycle accidents, swimming pool injuries and drownings, dog bites, and nursing home abuse, to name a few. We have recovered millions of dollars for our clients and some of our settlements are listed below:

$1,475,000 - Settled case for worker injured on a construction site. The exact details of the case, and the parties involved are confidential.

$600,000 - Pedestrian Accident. Settled a lawsuit for a pedestrian after he was struck by an elderly driver while crossing in an unmarked crosswalk at night. The client sustained serious injuries that required surgical repair.

$825,000 - Truck Accident. Resolved a case for our client who was rear-ended by a commercial truck. Our client had to undergo surgery for her low back injuries that she sustained in this accident.

$800,000 - Confidential Settlement.

$3,200,000 - Sex Abuse Settlement. Worked as co-counsel to resolve a claim against the Archdiocese of Chicago, Cardinal George, and the Catholic Bishop of Chicago involving sexual abuse of a minor boy by former Rev. Daniel McCormack in the amount of $3.2 million, $300,000 of which was placed in escrow for services. The identity of the plaintiff and his family are confidential.

$375,000 - Motorcycle accident.  Our client was riding his motorcycle on an interstate when he struck a change in the height of the road's surface, caused by milling of the road during construction.  Our client sustained multiple fractures including fractures of his arm, leg, and skull.  

$1,150,000 - Confidential Settlement.

$80,000 - Mini-bike accident.  Our client, a minor, was participating in a mini-bike program when the leader of the group, another minor, engaged in a tight turn without signaling, prompting our client to follow.  Our client was unable to complete the turn, causing the bike to fall from under him and leading to a broken leg and skin burns.

$200,000 - Bicycle accident.  Our client was injured after a driver failed to observe her while pulling out from a stop sign.  The defendant was distracted, talking on her cell phone.  Our client suffered a broken leg and had to have surgery.

$150,000 - Premises Liability Claim.  Resolved case against a Phoenix area store after the plaintiff injured his knee after falling off a defective ladder.

$125,000 - Truck Accident Settlement.  Our client sustained shoulder injuries after his car was rear-ended by a commercial truck.

$112,000 - Dog Bite Settlement.  Obtained a settlement on behalf of a client who was injured when a loose dog walked into the backyard occupied by the client.  The Plaintiff was injured by the dog and sustained a fracture and an infection in her wrist which required surgical repair.

$375,000 - Medical Malpractice Settlement. Our firm, working with co-counsel, secured this settlement on behalf of a victim of medical malpractice who suffered from a pressure ulcer due to the lacking care received at a hospital

$100,000 - Motorcycle Accident Case.  Obtained an insurance policy settlement after a motorcycle passenger was hit by a taxi that ran a red light.  The cab driver fled the scene and was never located, so our office pursued a hit-and-run claim against the motorcycle insurance policy.  We also recovered an additional $57,000 for the driver of the motorcycle.

$125,000 - Bicycle Accident Settlement.  Our client was riding his bike through an intersection when he was hit by a driver who failed to yield while turning left.  He had to undergo surgery to repair a fractured clavicle.

$118,000 -Car Crash.  Our client was riding as a passenger in a car that failed to yield while turning left. The vehicle flipped over in the accident and our client sustained a fibular fracture.

$100,000 - Bike Accident Claim.  Settled case for bicyclist who was hurt after a driver hit him while trying to pass him on the left.

$175,000 - Nursing Home Neglect Settlement. Working with co-counsel, we obtained a settlement on behalf of a victim's family after that victim suffered from septic shock.

$100,000 - Bicycle Accident. Secured a policy limits settlement for a medical school student after he was hit by a driver who failed to yield while turning.

$100,000 - Car Accident. Resolved a policy limits claim against a negligent driver who caused an accident that injured our client.

$275,000 - Premises Liability. Settled a case on behalf of our minor client for eye injuries she sustained after being shoved into a defectively designed lock box while in the owner's building.

$255,000 - Pedestrian Accident. Settled a policy limits claim for $50,000 against a driver who hit our pedestrian client while she was in a crosswalk. She sustained head injuries and we secured an additional $205,000 underinsured claim against the client's own insurance company.

$250,000 - Car Crash. Settled an uninsured motorist claim for our client who was hit by a driver with no insurance. The client suffered a herniated disc and underwent surgery and we were able to recover the full insurance policy limits available.

$220,000 - Car Accident. Obtained policy limits settlements on behalf of two minor children who were killed in a car accident caused by a drunk driver. This was an uninsured motorist claim.

$200,000 - Car Crash. Settled a claim on behalf of a client who sustained two herniated discs after being struck by a drunk driver.

$105,000 - Pedestrian Accident Settlement. Obtained a policy limits settlement for a client who was injured after a car struck him in a collision.

$600,000 - Wrongful Death Case. A passenger was killed in an auto accident with contested liability. We recovered $500,000 on behalf of one defendant and $100,000 from the client's own insurance on behalf of a second defendant that did not have insurance at the time of the crash.

$95,000 - Pedestrian Accident. Resolved a claim for a client who was struck by a car while the client was a pedestrian within a crosswalk. This settlement was reached at a non-binding mediation.

$460,000 - Car Accident. Settled a claim for a client who had to undergo surgery for herniated discs after the defendant failed to yield the right-of-way to our client.

$150,000 - Car Accident Settlement. Obtained a settlement for a client who was a victim of a rear-end car accident.

$152,000 - Bicycle Accident. Reached a settlement on behalf of our client who was injured when construction netting on a fence caused her to fall from her bike and break her wrist.

$122,500 - Slip and Fall Accident. Assisted our client in recovering a settlement after a slip-and-fall incident at her apartment complex caused her to suffer a fractured wrist.

$300,000 - Nursing Home Abuse Settlement. Settled a claim on behalf of our client who developed bedsores as a patient at a nursing home.

$125,000 - Premises Liability Settlement. Negotiated a settlement for our client who fell on defective stairs. The client broke her ankle and had to undergo surgery for her injuries.

$150,000 - Premises Liability Settlement. Settled a case for a client who fell from a defectively designed ladder. The client needed surgery to repair his fractured knee.

$100,000 - Pedestrian Accident Settlement. Obtained relief for a client who was injured after a vehicle failed to yield the right-of-way at an intersection.

$190,000 - Nursing Home Abuse Settlement. Reached a settlement for an elderly client who was sexually abused while in a nursing home and under the care of the nursing home's employees.

$250,000 - Dog Attack. Settled a claim for a client after he broke his arm while being chased by a dog.

If you have been injured in an accident, call us today at (855) PHX-LAWYER and let us provide you with a free case consultation.

Client Reviews
  • I had no trouble reaching my attorney at any time. I was always updated on the case. I could text him, call him, or leave him a message and he would get back to me.
  • After contacting several law firms, I sent an email to Dave [Abels] and he responded fairly quickly, asked me several questions, and took the case straight away. From there forward, it was simple and easy.
  • These guys were great to work with. At the end of the day, tough case and all, Abels & Annes helped us get enough to pay our bills and then some. My wife has now recovered and we are able to move forward without the cloud of a huge medical debt.
  • They were very detailed and communicated well. I felt very secure with professional looking out for my interests. They didn’t talk down to me and explained things in terms I understood.
  • Everything was pretty smooth and there was a lot of communication between my attorney and myself. I am really happy with my settlement and I got more than what I expected.