Verdicts and Settlements

Listed below are some of the significant verdicts and settlements obtained by Dunaway Law Office. Nothing in this list should be considered by the reader of this site as a description or characterization of the quality of the representation of Dunaway Law Office. In no way should these verdicts and settlements be interpreted as a guarantee of a specific result for your individual case. Each case received by Dunaway Law Office is different and should be evaluated on its own merits.

$1,200,000 Settlement: 76 year old rear-ended by an at-fault driver suffered neck and back injuries.  Case handled on a contingency basis wherein Tom Dunaway obtained medical care and superior rehabilitation results for this woman and settled the case.

$300,000 Settlement: A 1983 Toyota was rear-ended and the gas tank exploded resulting in serious injuries to the occupants.  This case was settled.

$6,800,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of a young individual who was struck from behind by a tractor trailer when attempting to turn into a friend’s driveway. The individual suffered severe head injuries that required permanent care in a nursing facility. With the assistance of Dunaway Law Office, the individual was treated at a spinal center in which a miracle occurred. The individual who originally suffered life threatening head and spinal injuries was released to drive once again.

$900,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of a couple involved in an automobile accident while traveling over an icy bridge on an interstate roadway. The husband passed away in the accident while the wife suffered permanent paralysis. This case involved substantial questions of liability concerning when sand and salt should be applied to bridges to prevent such accidents.

$780,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office concerning the product liability issues involving a yarn twisting machine which possessed an
inadequate safety guard. The injured party’s hair became entangled in the machine causing serious injury to her scalp.

$600,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of a deceased wife and mother who suffered fatal injuries after being sruck head on by an impaired driver while he was driving a company owned vehicle.

$530,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of a couple who was struck head on in a collision. There were numerous injuries sustained in the collision by both parties.

$500,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of the estate of a motorcycle driver who was killed on an interstate roadway and charged with driving under the influence in the collision with a tractor trailer. The case required extensive accident reconstruction in order to prove that the collision was the fault of the tractor trailer driver.

$250,000 Settlement: This settlements was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of the estate of a worker who was killed when he was rear ended by a tractor trailer while driving a company owned vehicle causing the vehicle to burst into flames leading to the death of the driver.

$180,000 Settlement: This settlement was obtained by Dunaway Law Office on behalf of a worker who was severely injured when he fell while climbing a telephone pole. This was a product liability case against the manufacturer of the leather belt holding the worker to the pole, which failed in the fall.

Significant settlement for a worker who was pulled into a fabric rolling machine injuring her arm permanently.

Significant settlement for the family of a young individual who inserted her finger into a washing machine at a laundromat and suffered electrical shock.

Significant verdict for an individual who was struck by an ambulance that ran a red light hitting the injured party in the side.