Category: Verdicts & Settlements

December 17, 2014

And why this record 2014 trucking crash lawsuit isn’t really about the money at all   Recently, I secured $34 million for a serious trucking crash lawsuit in Ohio, along with my excellent Ohio co-counsel. As of this date, this is the largest-reported truck case in the nation for 2014.  It is also the largest …

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November 17, 2014

Michigan Auto Law attorney Steven Gursten and Ohio co-counsel Michael Leizerman and Jan Stamm settle trucking accident lawsuit for $34 million Last Thursday, my Ohio co-counsel and I settled a truck accident lawsuit in Ohio for $34 million. Michael Leizerman and Jan Stamm were my very excellent co-counsel (more on my co-counsel below). I’m limited …

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September 19, 2014

Michigan Court of Appeals upholds attorney Steven Gursten’s verdict for an elderly man hit by his bicycle The state appeals court has upheld a $2.5 million jury verdict for the family of an 83-year-old Shelby Township man who was struck and killed by a truck while riding a bicycle at 22 Mile Road and Van …

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February 13, 2014

Michigan Lawyers Weekly lists Michigan Auto Law attorney for 17th straight year with the top-reported trial verdicts and injury settlements I’m happy to announce that a Michigan Auto Law attorney has recovered one of the highest-reported truck accident settlements in Michigan for the 2013 year. This also marks the 17th consecutive year that an attorney …

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November 11, 2013

An article by Michigan Lawyers Weekly covering attorney Kevin Seiferheld’s $2.5 million settlement on behalf of a client with back injuries. In the case, the defense argued that the accident victim’s spinal conditions were pre-existing and that the low-speed, low-impact car accident could not have caused her injuries. Read the Michigan Lawyers Weekly story here: Spinal …

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An article by Michigan Lawyers Weekly covering attorney Kevin Seiferheld’s $2.5 million settlement on behalf of a client with back injuries. In the case, the defense argued that the accident victim’s spinal conditions were pre-existing and that the low-speed, low-impact car accident could not have caused her injuries. Read the Michigan Lawyers Weekly story here: Spinal …

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February 1, 2013

$1.25 million settlement for pedestrian struck by car Last week, I wrote about our top-reported auto accident trial verdict and truck accident trial verdict,  according to the Michigan Lawyers Weekly year-end list of the top verdicts and settlements. Our own auto lawyers also received the top reported personal injury settlement in 2012, again according to …

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January 22, 2013

Michigan Lawyers Weekly lists top-reported verdicts in the state It’s nice to  announce that attorneys from Michigan Auto Law once again recovered the  highest reported car accident verdict and truck accident verdict in Michigan for 2012. Another law firm recovered the largest bus accident trial verdict, so we couldn’t sweep the entire motor vehicle accident …

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January 16, 2013

$2.55 million truck accident verdict in Macomb County is highest-reported in Michigan Lawyers Weekly Michigan Lawyers Weekly has named Steven Gursten and Thomas James’ $2.55 million wrongful death truck accident verdict in Macomb County as the highest reported truck crash verdict in the state for 2012. The verdict was on behalf of an 83-year-old man …

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