THE VIRGINIA STATE BAR RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT REQUIRE ALL ATTORNEYS TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT AND DISCLAIMER TO THEIR CASE RESULTS.
SETTLEMENTS AND VERDICTS IN ALL CASES DEPEND ON VARIOUS FACTORS AND CIRCUMSTANCES WHICH ARE UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. THEREFORE, PAST RESULTS IN CASES ARE NOT A GUARANTEE OR PREDICTION OF SIMILAR RESULTS IN FUTURE CASES WHICH CHRISTOPHER J. PITERA OR HIS FIRM MAY UNDERTAKE.
$677,070.25 – Settlement for woman who suffered an aggravation to her preexisting lumbar stenosis requiring tri-level lumbar fusion with instrumentation after a major head-on collision.
$200,000.00 – Settlement for man who suffered a partially paralyzed diaphragm after a major head-on collision. Client had $26,262.22 in medical bills.
$100,000.00 – Settlement for man who suffered a cervical injury after being struck by the defendant and pushed into a school bus.
$95,000.00 – Settlement for a man who suffered a torn medial meniscus after being broadsided by the defendant vehicle. Settlement offer made after obtaining a trial verdict in the companion’s case for $13,342.15.
$95,000.00 – Settlement for a woman who suffered lumbar radiculopathy/disc injury and underwent a laminectomy surgery after being rear-ended by the defendant vehicle.
$45,000.00 – Settlement for a woman who suffered soft tissue injuries after being struck by a drunk driver. Client had medical bills of $9,737.00.