Case Results

At Walker Wallace PLC, we work hard to obtain results for our clients, and our dedication shows. We have obtained several large verdicts and settlements in a wide range of cases, including the following samples cases. For more information on how we may help with your particular case, contact an attorney at our Louisville offices today.

Motor Vehicle Accidents

  • $3,265,000.00 - Our client, a social worker, was severely injured when a tractor trailer ran into her vehicle at a stoplight. We tried the case for over a week in Rockcastle County, Kentucky. The jury returned a verdict in the amount of $3,265,000.00, which was the largest verdict recorded in Rockcastle County that year.
  • $965,000.00 - Our client, a Louisville Metro Police officer, suffered a severe leg injury when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck a tree as he approached a recently constructed bridge in south Louisville. We filed suit on his behalf against the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the construction company that built the bridge, alleging that it was improperly graded. After litigating the case for over a year, we settled his case.
  • $775,000.00 - Our client, a father of 3 and an over-the-road truck driver, was killed in South Carolina when another tractor trailer crossed the median and struck the cab of his truck. We were able to settle the case prior to trial.
  • $295,000.00 - Our client fractured her leg when a tractor trailer made a left turn in front of her at an intersection in Lincoln County, Kentucky. The case was settled during litigation.
  • $250,000.00 - Our client was passenger in her husband's car on the way home from church when they were struck in the front end by a work van. She suffered a broken femur among other injuries. We settled her case on the eve of trial.
  • $225,000.00 - Our client, who was working as a crossing guard in front of an elementary school in Louisville, was struck and seriously injured by a car that failed to stop at the intersection. We were able to settle his claims before trial.
  • $200,000.00 - Our client was killed when his truck went through weakened railing on side of a bridge. We sued the owner of the bridge for failing to maintain it in a safe condition. The case settled during litigation.
  • $185,000.00 - Our client was driving along Dixie Highway when he was T-boned by another vehicle. He suffered a serious shoulder injury. We settled his claims for the limits of liability insurance and then recovered the remained from his underinsured motorists' insurance company.
  • $180,000.00 - Our client was traveling in Lexington when she was struck in the front driver's side of her car. She suffered a severe shoulder injury. We were able to settle her claim after taking depositions.
  • $160,000.00 - Our clients, a husband and wife, were traveling along Boonesboro Road in Clark County when they were struck in the rear by a speeding vehicle and spun into a ditch. The husband suffered a mild traumatic head injury. We were able to resolve both claims after litigation.
  • $150,000.00 - Our client suffered a displaced fracture of her leg in a serious car accident. We were able to settle her claim before filing suit.
  • $100,000.00 - Our client suffered a neck injury after he was hit by a car at a stop sign. We settled his case with the insurance company before litigation.
  • $100,000.00 - Our client was killed when the vehicle he was riding in flipped over in Meade County, Kentucky. We were able to settle his case prior to trial.

Personal Injury and Other Cases

  • $800,000.00 - Our clients were a group of people who alleged that they were illegally strip searched in a local jail. We pursued the case as a class action and ultimately settled before trial.
  • $625,000.00 - Our client was a California business who owned a large warehouse complex in Louisville. When the warehouse was seriously damaged in a winter storm, the insurance company refused to pay for the damage. We sued and were able to settle after a lengthy course of litigation.
  • $550,000.00 - Our client was shot and killed by a Sheriff's deputy in a southeastern Kentucky County. We sued and alleged that excessive force was used. The case settled before trial.
  • $510,097.65 - Our clients were volunteering on an emergency response boat during a national boat race. During one of the heats, one of the racers lost control and slammed into their boat. Both clients suffered serious injuries.
  • $497,000.00 - Our client was a passenger on a boat and was struck by lightning. We filed suit against the boat owner for not taking the boat out of the water when a dangerous storm approached.
  • $320,000.00 - Our client was a local business owner that fell into a hole that was left after removal of a telephone pole. He suffered a severe low back injury. We were able to settle his case before trial.
  • $250,000.00 - Our client was an elderly nursing home patient who suffered severe dehydration and bed sores. The case was tried for a week to a Jefferson County, Kentucky jury, and settled before verdict.
  • $100,000.00 - Our client was misled by a fertility clinic. We were able to settle her claim before filing suit.

Work Injuries

  • $285,991.77 - Our client was a long-haul truck driver who was hit by a car while standing outside his truck. He seriously injured both legs. His employer didn't have sufficient workers compensation coverage, so we proceeded against the Uninsured Employer's Fund.
  • $145,000.00 - Our client injured his back while lifting a heavy box at work.
  • $85,000.00 - Our client was working as an EMT when she lifted a heavy patient onto a stretcher. She suffered a complicated injury requiring multiple surgeries.

This is just a small sample of the people that we have helped over the past 13 years. We have chosen these as examples because they highlight the difficult cases that we take on. In addition to these, we have handled slip-and-fall accidents, estate and probate disputes, property damage cases, criminal matters, and many more. Call us and find out what we can do to help you.