Dana & Dana has extensive experience in settling cases in and out of the courtroom for our clients, whether that means reaching a reasonable settlement with an individual party or insurance company, trying the case in Superior court, and anything in between. Here are some of our recent notable case successes:
$2.8 Million- Car Accident with life threatening injuries
Jury returns a verdict of 2.8 million for car crash victim. Mark Dana tried the case of DeMarco v Virginia Transportation in the Providence County Superior Court. Mr. Demarco sustained life-threatening injuries. The insurance company refused to pay and Dana secured one of the largest verdicts in Rhode Island in recent history.
$1.8 Million – Police Brutality
A Rhode Island man suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was taken to the ground following an arrest. Liability was strongly contested by the town and officers involved. However, after numerous depositions and investigation Dana and Dana was able to secure a $1.8 million dollar settlement on behalf of our client.
Confidential Settlement- Medical Malpractice/Wrongful Death
A confidential settlement was reached in a case involving the wrongful death of our client at a hospital. The case required extensive workup and trial preparation before any offer to settle was made.
$350,000 – Burn Injury from 4th of July fireworks
Mark Dana secured a $350,000.00 verdict on behalf of a woman who was severely burned by fireworks at a Fourth of July party. The insurance company offered nothing.
$340,515 – Car Accident with severe shoulder injury
Mark Dana tried a case in the Providence County Superior Court for his client who sustained a severe shoulder injury as a result of a car crash. The jury returned a verdict for his client in the amount of $340,515.00. The insurance company originally offered $50,000.00.
$300,000 – Car Accident from a rear-end collision
Settlement-Dana and Dana negotiated a $300,000.00 settlement for a man who sustained significant injuries in a rear end collision.
$235,000 – Car Accident with severe back injury
A Pawtucket man was involved in a relatively minor car accident which resulted in aggravation of a previous back injury. The man required surgery to repair the injury. The insurance company originally offered $5o,000. After extensive negotiation and preparation the case settled out of court for $235,000.
$190,000 – Slip and fall on ice in Portsmouth
A Coventry man sustained severe injuries when he slipped on ice in Portsmouth. Mark Dana tried the case in Newport Superior Court. The jury returned a verdict in the amount of $190,000.00. The insurance company offered $25,000.00.
$200,000 – Personal Injury from falling ice
Settlement- Dana and Dana secured a $200,000.00 settlement for a man who sustained a head injury when he was struck by falling ice off a roof.
$250,000 – Nursing Home Injury Case Settlement
Dana and Dana successfully settled a nursing home injury case for $250,000.00. Our client suffered injury due to the negligent practices of a local nursing home.
$80,000 – Finger Injury Settlement
Our client was injured at a local store when a store employee caused a pipe to fall from a shopping cart and injure his finger. After extensive negotiation an $80,000 settlement was reached.
$67,500 – Slip and Fall Settlement
A settlement was reached in a case involving a slip and fall resulting in a broken ankle. Our client tripped on a defective stair while leaving an apartment building.