Every year, TopVerdict™ releases a list of the largest car accident verdicts obtained by personal injury attorneys in the U.S. Phillips Law Offices is proud to announce that our $11.3 million verdict in Estate of Douglas v. Barrientos was included on the 2018 Top 50 Car Accident Verdicts list.
Attorney Stephen D. Phillips represented the victim’s estate in this wrongful death case. The victim, who was on foot at the time of the accident, suffered fatal injuries after being hit by a negligent driver. The driver fled the scene of the accident after colliding with the victim.
Stephen D. Phillips was committed to holding the defendant accountable for this tragedy. He worked tirelessly to ensure that the victim’s family was fully compensated for their devastating loss.
The $11.3 million verdict in this case was #30 on the list of the Top 50 Car Accident Verdicts in the U.S. This impressive verdict also secured the #45 spot on the 2018 Top 50 Wrongful Death Verdicts in the U.S. and the #17 spot on the 2018 Top 20 Verdicts in Illinois.
This isn’t the first time that the attorneys at Phillips Law Offices have been able to recover millions of dollars in compensation for their clients. In fact, Stephen D. Phillips has reached more settlements over $1 million in a single year than any other attorney in the state of Illinois.
If you have been injured, it’s important to choose an attorney who is ready to aggressively pursue compensation on your behalf. Let our team of trusted personal injury attorneys at Phillips Law Offices fight for the compensation you deserve.