Wrongful Death

U.S. FEDERAL DISTRICT COURT, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA WRONGFUL DEATH $2,000,000 Case resulted from an 18 wheeler accident. The truck driver had only been driving a truck for 4 months and on the day of the accident had been driving 9 1/2 hours straight, without a...

Circuit Court Jefferson County, Alabama, Bessemer Division Settlement of $775,000.00 A wrongful death case involving the death of an infant child settled for $775,000.00. The case dealt with an aged tire (over 11 years old) which had just recently been sold by the used tire retailer....

Calhoun County Circuit Court Settlement of $734,000.00 Family members were injured in an automobile collision when the defendant veered into the roadway on which the family was traveling after he failed to stop at a stop sign. Every family member in the victim’s automobile was injured,...

North Alabama Trucking Accident Case settled for $970,000. Eliseo Lira, husband and father of four, was traveling home to Decatur, Alabama on Interstate 65. He approached a line of stopped traffic, which was due to a wreck that occurred near the Hartselle exit. The last car...

CHAMBERS COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT SETTLEMENT OF $700,000 Anonymous Plaintiff’s husband had oral surgery for the extraction of 21 teeth by the defendant dentist. Subsequently, over the next few days, the plaintiff’s husband developed a fever, swelling of his neck and tongue, and difficulty breathing. The dentist...

SETTLEMENT OF OVER $500,000 A wrongful death case was settled that involved an incident where a suspect in a petty crime died while in jail as the result of guard negligence....

Settlement of $550,000.00 United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana A settlement was reached in a case where MHH represented three of four individuals killed in a maritime incident that took place on Wilson Lake near Killen, AL. In March of 2008, these individuals were...