Wrongful Death

CHAMBERS COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT SETTLEMENT OF $712,500 In this medical negligence wrongful death case, MHH represented the widower of a woman who had a seizure and died shortly after receiving an epidural pain injection in her hips.  The claims against the medical provider included claims that...

United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, Eastern Division Tractor Trailer Settlement of $990,000.00 A wrongful death case was settled against a confidential defendant. The lawsuit stemmed from an automobile wreck that occurred when the defendant’s tractor trailer failed to stop with traffic...

EOTWAH COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT SETTLEMENT OF $550,000 A settlement of $550,000 was reached in a wrongful death lawsuit against Gadsden Regional Medical Center, et al. On May 30, 2008, the Etowah County Sheriff Department received a call from the plaintiff concerning the fact that he was...

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, EASTERN DIVISION SETTLEMENT OF $750,000 The plaintiffs’ vehicle was attempting to make a turn when the defendants’ vehicle failed to stop at a red light and collided with their vehicle resulting in the death of one...

Tallapoosa County Circuit Court Settlement of $1,000,000.00 On October 8, 2008, a tractor trailer operated by Thomas Lee Stephens of Jacksonville, Florida ran the red light on 280 as Dorothy Hodge attempted to cross 280 along Lafayette Street in Dadeville. As a result of this collision,...

Jefferson Couty Circuit Court Wrongful Death Settlement of $1,000,000.00 The lawsuit stemmed from an automobile wreck that occurred when a dump truck crossed into oncoming traffic and struck the vehicle containing Mr. Ross, his daughter and his girlfriend, causing it to spin out of control. As...

CHAMBERS COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT SETTLEMENT OF $1,120,000 The case stemmed from a fatal traffic collision which occurred in Chambers County, Alabama. The driver of a vehicle owned by an automotive dealership apparently fell asleep at the wheel while traveling along I-85. The vehicle crossed the median...

Jefferson County Circuit Court Settlement of $1,980,000 The plaintiffs were taking a trip on their motorcycle to celebrate their 21st wedding anniversary when the defendants’ van attempted to make a left-hand turn and failed to yield to the plaintiffs, colliding with the left side of their...