Kelly, Parker & Cohen, LLP


Seriously Injured Pedestrian

Six-figure settlement for pedestrian struck by car while walking dog in marked crosswalk. Injuries required weeks of rehabilitation in hospital and rehab center.

DUI Passenger

Substantial settlement for passenger in car in which driver was under the influence of alcohol and crashed into a tree. Passenger broke several bones in his back.

Quadriplegic Child

Multi-million-dollar settlement for child who became quadriplegic when a truck crossed into the wrong lane of travel and struck the car she was traveling in.

Wrongful Death

Almost $1 million settlement for family of man crushed and killed at work when farm equipment tipped over and fell on him.

Underinsured Motorist

Six-figure settlement for husband and wife who were involved in a side-impact car accident. Fought the validity of an insurance form signed by husband and wife prior to the accident that reduced their coverage for uninsured and underinsured motorist claims.

Restaurant Staircase Fall

Substantial settlement for elderly woman who fell down a step at a restaurant and sustained serious injuries, including broken bones.

Restaurant Trip & Fall

Substantial settlement for restaurant patron who tripped and fell over an electric cord used to power the buffet. The customer sustained several broken bones and required surgery.

Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle rider who was already on long-term disability rear-ended at night at a stop sign. We obtained a high six-figure settlement even though there were substantial issues as to whether her piriformis syndrome and cognitive dysfunction were pre-existing or related to the accident.

Two Six-Figure Settlements

Employee involved in multiple-vehicle accident at work required cervical fusion. Obtained a high six-figure workers’ compensation settlement and a second high six-figure settlement with the driver of the vehicle that hit the employee.

Sexual Assault

Settlement just shy of six figures for a sexual assault case in which company denied liability.

Injured Nurse

High six-figure settlement for nurse injured while lifting a patient, causing two herniated discs in her neck requiring cervical fusion.

Shelving Unit Collapse

Six-figure workers’ compensation settlement for claimant who sustained crush injury to hip caused by a shelving unit collapse at a distribution center when a forklift hit a scaffold.

Two Six-Figure Settlements

Workers’ compensation insurer denied claim of taxi driver involved in car accident, saying he wasn’t working at time of the accident. Driver received award of back wage loss benefits in high six-figures and future wage loss settlement in separate high six-figure range after we caught employer lying during cross-examination and got him to admit to falsifying records.