$7,500,000 | Death Due to Exposure to Benzene from Gasoline
A 58 year old tanker truck driver developed leukemia as a result of exposure to gasoline at the Kinder Morgan Energy Partners facility in Las Vegas and died. Kinder Morgan offered only $20,000 before trial to settle the case. The trial lasted three weeks and the jury found for our client.
$1,200,000 | Settlement in a Car Crash in which the client had a Back Injury
The defendant crashed his car into the back of a young woman dispatcher for the Metropolitan Police Department. The client had back surgery to repair a disc bulge in her lumbar spine. The verdict and award of fees and costs equaled 1.2 million.
$850,000 | Car Crash
A young woman injured both hips in car crash necessitating surgery. The defendant denied liability but case settled for $850,000. A week before trial, the case settled.
$750,000 | Trip and Fall Injury on Wooden Planks
A postal worker and his wife were visiting a business with wooden planks as flooring in Virginia City, Nevada. The wife tripped on a plank and injured her wrist and developed Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy. Many attorneys rejected the case. Mr. Marcek took it and got $750,000 in compensation.
$677,500 | Sign Fell Injuring the Thoracic Spine of a College Wrestler
On a windy day, a sign fell over at the Imperial Palace hitting several people. A college wrestler’s thoracic spine was injured. The Imperial Palace denied liability. The jury found the Imperial Palace liable and compensated the client in the amount of $677,500.
$527,890 | Medical Malpractice – Injury to Left Shoulder
A doctor did not reduce a dislocated shoulder resulting in Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy in a 60 year old woman.
$245,000 | Elevator Malfunctioned
Elevator came to an abrupt stop at Arizona Charlies Hotel and Casino, causing a woman to fall. She cut her head, received a leg laceration and incurred $36,000 in medical bills.
$215,000 | Motor Vehicle Crash
A 50 year old casino worker was rear ended on Interstate 15 resulting neck and back injuries. Shortly after the case was filed, it settled.
$209,000 | Automobile accident
A car turned in front of woman causing a T-Bone crash. She broke her nose and had cuts and abrasions.
$130,000 | Motor Vehicle Crash
A 45 year old mechanic was rear ended in Northern Nevada causing neck, back and head injuries.
$126,000 | Verdict for Knee Injury
A young woman walked from a concrete walkway into grass that had a depression due a retaining wall that had been damaged. The defendant made no offers. The case went to trial and the jury found for the plaintiff.
$100,000 | Motor Vehicle Crash
A Las Vegas tourist, while a passenger in a cab, was injured and injured her leg.
$40,000 | Verdict in conversion of classic car
A young woman had purchased a 1956 Bel Air Coupe. As she was driving, it broke down. A local tow company towed it, but the car disappeared from the tow yard. The police did not arrest the tow company personnel, but Mr. Marcek took the case for the client who had no money to pay fees. Mr. Marcek took it to trial and got the value of the car and loss of use damages.