Philadelphia Medical Malpractice & Personal Injury Lawyer Settlements & Jury Awards | Attorney Louis Jay Arnold

A Record of Results in Medical Malpractice, Automobile Accidents and Other Serious Personal Injury Cases*

Attorney Louis Jay Arnold is proud that his clients have been compensated for the injuries, wage losses and pain and suffering they have endured as the result of automobile accidents, construction accidents, defective products, dog bites, food poisoning, medical malpractice, motorcycle accidents, slips and falls and work-related injuries. The following are examples of some of his notable results*:

Medical Malpractice – $1,100,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County – A hospital and physician settled this claim for failing to deliver a baby by Caesarean section, causing the baby to sustain a mild brain injury.

Medical Malpractice – $1,000,000 Structured Settlement

Federal Court (Eastern District Court, Philadelphia) – A private nursing home company agreed to fund a structured settlement when one of its aides failed to timely connect a dislodged tracheal tube in a seven year old girl, causing significant brain damage.

Medical Malpractice – $450,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County – After one day of trial, the parties agreed to settle a case in which a physical therapist’s actions caused a young man to suffer a severe aggravation to his injured shoulder during rehabilitation.

Medical Malpractice – $425,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County – A neurosurgeon failed to timely recognize weakness in the patient’s leg and foot during lower back surgery, causing the patient to suffer a foot drop as a result of the doctor’s negligence.

Medical Malpractice – $335,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County- After three days of trial, an orthopedic surgeon agreed to settle a claim that he failed to properly diagnose and treat a wrist fracture, necessitating multiple hand surgeries.

Construction Accident – $1,250,000 Settlement

Bucks County- A settlement was reached for a man whose leg had to be amputated below the knee when a portion of a construction site collapsed and crushed his lower leg.

Slip and Fall/Premises Liability – $475,000 Verdict

Bucks County- A client who suffered severe arm and leg fractures requiring multiple surgeries was awarded $475,000 (including delay damages) in a case in which a landowner created a dangerous condition of ice on its parking lot.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $1,000,000 Structured Settlement

Philadelphia County – The parties agreed to a structured settlement in a claim by a 38 year old man who had lower back surgery as a result of a car crash and was unable to continue working as a locksmith.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $700,000 Underinsured Motorist Award

Delaware County- A panel of three arbitrators (lawyers) awarded $700,000 to a 43 year old woman who was injured in a car crash, and had spinal surgery and was unable to continue working because of ongoing and chronic pain.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $500,000 Underinsured Motorist Award

Montgomery County- An arbitration panel awarded $500,000 to a physician who suffered a serious injury to his lower back, which limited his ability to work.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $75,000 Jury Verdict

Bucks County- A jury awarded $75,000 to an 18 year old woman who required arthroscopic surgery of her knee as the result of injuries suffered in a car crash.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $60,000 Verdict

Philadelphia County- A jury awarded $60,000 to a woman who required arthroscopic surgery of her knee as the result of injuries suffered in a car accident in a parking lot.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $75,000 Verdict

Montgomery County- A husband and wife were awarded $35,000 and $40,000, respectively, for neck and lower back injuries and nerve damage suffered as a result of a rear end collision.

Slip and Fall/Premises Liability – $450,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County- The parties agreed to this settlement in a claim by a man who injured his knee, requiring multiple surgeries, as the result of a defective sidewalk in Center City.

Premises Liability – $125,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County- A six year old boy suffered an amputation of the tip of his little finger as the result of negligence of his teachers, who permitted a heavy door to close on the young boy’s hand.

Food Poisoning – $25,000 Settlement

Philadelphia County- This claim involved a woman who suffered food poisoning – resulting in multiple emergency room visits for stomach-related problems – as the result of eating tuna fish purchased at a local food store.

Dog Bite – $135,000 Arbitration Award

Montgomery County- A man was bitten by a dog on his stomach and leg while jogging on a public street. He suffered serious and permanent scarring as a result of the bites and was limited in his ability to work.

Motor Vehicle Accident – $90,000 Settlement

Montgomery County- A young boy was bitten by a dog on his face, causing serious and permanent facial scarring. He received a structured settlement in excess of $100,000, with a present value of $90,0000. The owner of the dog had a homeowner’s policy in the amount of $100,0000.

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*Of course, every case is different, and the results in one case cannot be used to predict the results in another. Thus, while Louis Jay Arnold, Esquire promises every client he will do his best, he cannot guarantee the results in any particular case.

Whatever type of personal injury you may have suffered, Attorney Louis Jay Arnold can help you. When you or a loved one has been the victim of a medical mistake, were seriously hurt or injured by a dog bite, or hurt in a motor vehicle accident, contact Attorney Louis Jay Arnold, who will work with you to assure the best result possible. Just give Lou a call at (215) 735–1776, or click here to send Lou an email. Lou replies promptly to every inquiry.

 

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