Previous Case Results

Previous Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Settlements and Verdicts

The Law Office of James M. Hoffman has successfully collected over $22,000,000 for workers compensation and personal injury clients throughout Missouri.

See Our 2012 Settlements and Verdicts and our 2011 Settlements and Verdicts.

Truck Accident – for a wrongful death lawsuit against a trucking company which denied the claim alleging that the driver who caused the accident was an independent contractor.

Medical Malpractice – for a minor who suffered a leg injury in a motor vehicle accident.

medical malpractice lawsuit against a doctor and hospital for the loss of a child at birth.

Auto Accident – lawsuit against premises owner which denied injury claim of customer who was struck by a vehicle and diagnosed with fractured vertebrae and traumatic cyst.

Workers Compensation and Car Accident – combined workers compensation and car accident settlement for fractured pelvis and lumbar transverse process fractures.

Motor Vehicle Accident – motor vehicle accident during litigation, initial offer of $25,000.00, suffered fractured arm and leg, applied MO lien laws to reduce and pay all medical bills as client did not have health insurance.

Car Accident – for cervical fusion from a car accident.

Car Accident - under-insured policy limit plus an additional policy limit for fractured hip in a car crash.

Car Accident settlement policy limit from an under-insured motorist coverage and an additional policy limit from a liability carrier for a cervical fracture in a car accident.

Car Accident – for a car accident resulting in a cervical fusion.

Car Accident – for an individual who fractured her femur in a car accident.

Workers Compensation – for a lumbar fusion in a workers compensation case.

Workers Compensation – workers compensation settlement for lower back surgery.

Auto Accident – policy limits settlement for a child struck by a vehicle who suffered head injuries.

Personal Injury settlement- for a meniscus tear in a knee caused by a defective elevator brake system.

Medical Malpractice – for a stillborn medical malpractice case.

Motor Vehicle Accident – motor vehicle settlement for humerus fracture, liability was initially denied.

Car Accident – shoulder and knee injury from a car accident.

St. Louis Medical Malpractice – for a St. Louis County medical malpractice lawsuit for denied claim of a stillborn child.

Motor Vehicle Settlement – motor vehicle settlement for a lumbar fracture.

Workers Compensation Settlement – workers compensation settlement where employee was initially denied because of alleged horseplay.

Workers Compensation - settlement from employer for partial disability to shoulder, plus an additional award against Second Injury Fund for past due benefits and weekly checks for remainder of employee’s life from the Second Injury Fund for a shoulder injury.

Personal Injury – policy limits for a fractured nose and wrist in a motor vehicle accident.

Car Accident - policy limits for facial lacerations in a car accident.

Wrongful death – policy limits for wrongful death claim.

Car Accident – policy limits for a right femur and right wrist fracture in a car accident.

Motor Vehicle Accident – policy limits in a motor vehicle accident resulting in aggravation of a lumbar degenerative disc disease and a punctured lung.

Medical Negligence - settlement during litigation for retained sponge following surgery.

Car Accident – for aggravation of a lumbar and cervical degenerative disc disease in a car accident.

Auto Accident – arbitration award for wrist fracture from auto accident.

Auto Accident - for C6 non-displaced fractures in an auto accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement plus future medical for hand injury at work, claim was initially denied as employer alleged the employee was doing personal business.

Car Accident - policy limits for uninsured motorist coverage from car accident resulting in head and foot injury.

Motorcycle Accident – from motorcycle accident causing shoulder impingement.

Car Accident – aggravation of lumbar degenerative disc disease in a car accident.

Motor Vehicle Accident – for a motor vehicle accident aggravation of degenerative disc disease lumbar for a fractured tooth of a minor.

Injury Accident – motor vehicle accident resulting in aggravation of lumbar degenerative disc disease.

Workers Compensation Settlement – workers compensation settlement for nasal fracture requiring surgery.

Car Accident – for aggravation of a lumbar degenerative disc disease in a car accident.

Workers Compensation – for a workers compensation settlement regarding a disputed low back injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement from employer and second injury fund for denied claim for repetitive use injury to low back.

Auto Accident – for cheek and forearm scar in an auto accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied repetitive use injury to low back.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied stress and depression claim.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement against employer and Second Injury Fund for concussion and knee injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement and second injury fund settlement for hand injury plus second injury fund claim for arthritic knees.

Injury Accident – settlement for a fractured sternum.

Car Accident – neck strains and concussion from an automobile accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for permanent partial disability to low back from disc herniation.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied repetitive use neck injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied neck injury.

Injury Accident - settlement for laceration to finger and negligent supervision claim during shop class.

Workers Compensation - uninsured motorist policy limits and $20,000.00 workers compensation settlement for lumbar transverse process fractures.

Motor Vehicle Accident – policy limits for foot fracture in motor vehicle accident.

Car Accident – policy limits for shoulder arthroscopy for impingement in a car accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for disputed repetitive use injury to low back causing I5-s1 disc herniation.

Personal Injury Settlement - policy limits for knee fracture walking in parking lot and struck by car.

Car Accident - car accident resulting in multiple contusions and concussions.

Workers Compensation – workers compensation settlement and second injury fund settlement for police officer shoulder injury requiring surgical repair.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation and motor vehicle accident settlement for fractured ankle.

Car Accident – settlement for a left shoulder puncture wound from a car accident.

Auto Accident - combined workers compensation and uninsured motorist claim for leg injuries, employer initially denied claim stating employee was an independent contractor.

Workers Compensation - for a workers compensation disputed neck injury related to repetitive use lifting.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for low back surgery and $15,000.00 settlement from Second Injury Fund.

Car Accident - car accident resulting in L4-5 injury.

Car Accident – for aggravated degenerative disc disease lumbar.

Car Accident – right elbow scar from a car crash.

Personal Injury settlement – for a fractured kneecap from falling on ice.

Car Accident - for concussion in car accident.

Motor Vehicle Accident – uninsured motorist coverage settlement from a concussion in a motor vehicle accident.

Car Accident - injuries from head laceration and elbow in a car accident.

Car Accident – shoulder impingement from a car accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation lumbar disc injury aggravation of degenerative disc disease.

Car Accident - settlement for aggravation of cervical degenerative disc disease in a car accident.

Workers Compensation - for workers compensation settlement for denied cervical herniation.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement from employer and second injury fund for a fall resulting in a concussion and injured knee.

Truck Accident - for bruises in a motor vehicle accident with a semi truck.

Car Accident - settlement for a car accident resulting in aggravation of cervical and lumbar degenerative disc disease.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for disputed lumbar disc injury and an additional amount from Second Injury Fund.

Personal Injury – for a lacerated knee cap suffered in a fall from a tram.

Personal Injury – settlement for a car accident resulting in traumatic chondromalicia of knee.

Dog Bite Settlement – dog bite settlement.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied shoulder injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for hand fracture and concussion.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement and Second Injury Fund Settlement for repetitive injuries to shoulders.

Auto Accident – cervical degenerative disc disease aggravation from automobile accident.

Bus Accident – settlement for aggravation of lumbar degenerative disc disease when school bus went off road.

Car Accident – car accident resulting in whiplash.

Car Accident – settlement for disputed aggravation of cervical degenerative disc disease in a car accident.

Workers Compensation - for a workers compensation settlement regarding strains/sprains of low back, neck and shoulder from repetitive work duties.

Workers Compensation - settlement for workers compensation disputed cervical injury.

Car Accident – aggravation of cervical degenerative disc disease and ulnar nerve pain from a car accident.

Car Accident – settlement for knee and neck pain from a car accident.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for denied repetitive use shoulder injury from working in warehouse.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for denied lumbar disc injury due to repetitive lifting.

Car Accident - policy limits for car accident resulting in aggravation of neck and low back degenerative disc disease.

Personal Injury – for a denied claim of aggravation of prior back surgery.

Injury Accident - policy limits for a motor vehicle accident causing cartilage tear in the wrist.

Auto Accident - policy limits for a automobile accident causing a kneecap injury.

Auto Accident - policy limits on a motor vehicle accident foot fracture.

Car Accident – policy limits for a neck injury in a car accident.

Auto Accident – policy limits for knee arthroscopy due to a motor vehicle accident.

Car Accident - policy limits from a concussion in a car accident.

Auto Accident - policy limits for a fractured clavicle in a car accident.

Car Accident – policy limits for a head laceration from the uninsured motorist coverage.

Car Accident - policy limits for rotator cuff injury from a motor vehicle accident.

Personal Injury – policy limits for a broken nose and punctured lung.

Personal Injury settlement – policy limits for rib fractures; used MO lien law to pay client’s medical bills.

Car Accident -  policy limits for a nasal fracture in an automobile accident.

Car Accident settlement - policy limits and an additional amount from underinsured motorist coverage from neck and low back injury in a car accident.

Personal Injury – policy limits for car accident resulting in broken ribs and punctured lung.

Car Accident - policy limits for uninsured motorist coverage for a cervical disc bulge in a car accident.

Car Accident - for hernia suffered by infant in a car wreck.

Car Accident - policy limits for a ruptured spleen in a motor vehicle accident.

Car Accident - policy limits for a hand laceration from a car accident.

Car Accident - policy limits of uninsured motorist coverage for a wrist fracture in a car accident.

Workers Compensation – for workers compensation knee injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for disc protrusion, lower back injuries and aggravation of degenerative disc disease.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for carpal tunnel.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation and second injury fund settlement for shoulder and lumbar strains from falling out of a chair.

Workers Compensation -workers compensation settlement for a denied elbow neuropathy from lifting animals.

Workers Compensation -for workers compensation back injury and an additional settlement from Second Injury Fund.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement plus medical bills paid in full for carpal tunnel.

Personal Injury - slip and fall and aggravation of preexisting knee condition.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation and car accident settlement for lacerated shin.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for fall at work causing wrist fracture and carpal tunnel.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for shoulder injury from lifting patients.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for shoulder surgery.

Personal Injury Settlement – for a minor concussion.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for bruises and sprains to lower back and knee from fall.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for neck and low back sprains.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for shoulder injury.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for low back sprain from falling at work.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for assault at work and aggravation of lumbar degenerative disc disease.

Workers Compensation - workers compensation settlement for a denied hernia injury.

Free Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Consultations

Our legal team has a strong history of helping injured workers get the medical attention and financial compensation that they need. Contact our St. Louis, Missouri workers compensation and personal injury lawyer to ensure that your rights are protected. Please call (314) 361-4300 or toll free at (888) 872-6795. You can also complete our Online Case Evaluation Form.

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Updated: March 12, 2013