Personal Injury

Margolis Law Obtains Seven Figure Settlement in Washtenaw County

Settlement Value: $1,345,000

Margolis Law, P.C. files lawsuit in the Washtenaw County Circuit Court, and obtains $1,345,000.00 settlement on behalf of Estate. Please see the below article published in the April 27, 2015 edition of Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly:

Injured motorist sought damages for failure of airbag to deploy

Settlement Value: $917,000

This is a claim for economic and noneconomic damages for injuries that the plaintiff sustained when the airbag in her vehicle failed to deploy during a crash. The plaintiff is in her early 50’s. Before the accident, she collected social security disability benefits and worked 15 hours per week at a flower shop. The plaintiff …

Family of Nursing Home Resident Receives Compensation for Injuries Patient Sustained in Fall.

Settlement Value: $277,000

The claim was settled without filing a complaint for $277,000.00. The injured party in this matter was an elderly, morbidly obese woman with severe dementia. She resided in a long-term care facility and was bedbound. A staff member rolled the resident onto her side to change her diaper. The resident continued rolling and fell off …

Woman Injured in a Slip and Fall

Settlement Value: $175,000

Margolis Law obtained a $175,000.00 settlement on behalf of a woman injured in a slip and fall in Michigan.

Died in Jail Due to Negligence

Settlement Value: $150,000

Fulton County: Obtained an $150,000.00 settlement for the family of prisoner who died in jail due to negligence of jail staff.

Injured in Automobile Accident

Settlement Value: $125,000

Washtenaw County (2013): Obtained $125,000 settlement for Plaintiff injured in automobile accident. (Washtenaw County).

Husband and Wife who were Slandered by a Minister

Settlement Value: $120,000

Washtenaw County (2012): Obtained a $120,000.00 settlement for a husband and wife who were slandered by a minister at their church.

Family sought damages from fatal head injury

Settlement Value: $100,000

The decedent in this matter was an elderly retired autoworker with no spouse or children. The man was standing in the street that he lived on behind a paving truck while a neighbor’s driveway was being repaved. As the paving truck began to back up slowly, the man fell, hitting his head on the road …

Margolis Law obtains significant cash settlement in Livingston County auto accident case.

Settlement Value: $97,500

  We recently settled a case resulting from an auto accident in Livingston County for $97,500. The client suffered injuries to his ribs and shoulder. He was in the hospital for a week and underwent very little physical therapy. The extent of his injuries was several broken ribs. All of his medical and lost wages …

Injured on School Property

Settlement Value: $85,000

Lenawee County (2013): Obtained an $85,000.00 settlement for Plaintiff, a minor, who was assaulted and injured on school property.