Verdicts and Settlements
McMinn Brothers Receive National Trial Lawyer Awards
The McMinn Law Firm announces that brothers Jason and Justin McMinn, the firm’s principals, have been accepted into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2014 publication. Their record of trials and client satisfaction is what led the committee to select them for the title. The National Trial Lawyers examined their achievements of leadership as well as overall trial results, which led to their invitations to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers of 2014.
Proceeding with their award winning record, The McMinn Law Firm is happy to announce that Justin McMinn has also been awarded the honor of being acknowledged on the Top 100 Trial Lawyer’s Top 40 Under 40 of 2014. This award takes note of hard working trial lawyers who have accomplished many wins and recoveries in fewer years than most.
At the McMinn Law Firm, we have the experience you need to win your personal injury case and receive just compensation. Justin and Jason McMinn have litigated a number of high-profile cases and brought closure to victims and their families.
Below are a few of our latest verdicts and settlements. If you’ve been injured in a personal injury case, contact the McMinn Law Firm today.
$525,000 Settlement in a Car Crash Case Involving an Intoxicated Driver
The McMinn Law Firm is proud to announce the recovery of $525,000 for their clients as compensation for injuries sustained in a car crash involving an allegedly intoxicated driver, according to the claim. You can read more about the case as well as the verdict reached here.
$165,000 Settlement in a Social Host Liability Case
We are proud to announce the settlement of a case for $165,000 involving a car crash where the driver allegedly was an intoxicated minor, according to the claim. This brings a year to date total of more than $1,000,000.00 recovered by the McMinn Law Firm for victims of Social Host/Dram Shop liability cases. You can read more about the case here.
$1,175,000 Settlement reached in suit against two Sixth Street Bars
The victim was allegedly struck by a 25 year old who had been served alcohol at a local bar until she was intoxicated at three or four times the legal limit, according to court documents for the case in Travis County District Court. The petition states that the driver lost control of her vehicle and struck the victim while she was walking on the sidewalk with her friends. The driver left the scene of the accident after striking the victim, but later returned.
$1,950,000 Settlement in Truck Accident Case
Represented an Austin man hit by an 18-wheeler truck driving in the wrong lane; the truck crushed his bucket truck, which he was using to repair a traffic light. The Austin man suffered from spinal injuries. After exposing the poor safety history of the trucking company, they agreed to settle the case for $1,950,000 with a client recovery of $1,025,000.
$250,000 Settlement in Brain Injury Case
Represented a six-year-old Austin girl who sustained a brain injury at a local Austin business. Prior to trial, the local business agreed to settle the case for $250,000 with a client recovery of $125,000.
$165,000 Settlement in Car Accident Case
Represented a Buda family involved in a head-on automobile collision. The husband and wife received spinal injuries from the impact of the collision. Prior to trial, the at-fault driver’s insurance company agreed to settle the case for $165,000 with a client recovery of $82,000.
$100,000 Settlement in Bicycle Accident Case
Represented an Austin man hit by a car that jumped the curb and struck him while he was riding his bicycle. After suit was filed, the insurance company agreed to pay $100,000 with a client recovery of $50,000 for the Austin man’s spinal injuries.