The Peña Law Firm Personal Injury Miami

Client Cases

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Slip and Fall Accident

Date: June 7, 2020

Outcome: $125,000.00

Description: Our client was seriously hurt and required shoulder surgery to repair the injuries suffered from tripping and falling at a commercial establishment.  The defendant’s insurance company made an initial offer of $5,000.00 which was rejected by our client upon our advice.  However, after filing suit and litigating the case, we were able to recover $125,000.00 for our client.

Slip and Fall Accident

Date: March 17, 2020

Outcome: $350,000.00

Description: Our client slipped and fell on an excessively slippery floor in the parking garage of her apartment complex. The fall caused her to fracture her left kneecap, requiring three surgeries. After being offered $5,000.00, our firm filed a lawsuit and was able to recover $350,000.00 from two Defendants who shared responsibility for the dangerous condition that caused the fall.

Automobile Accident

Date: February 25, 2020

Outcome: $110,000.00

Description: We obtained the maximum policy limits, from both the at-fault insurance carrier and our Client’s underinsured carrier, available to our client who was injured when another driver ran a stop sign.

Automobile Accident

Date: September 1, 2019

Outcome: $100,000.00

Description: Our firm was successful in securing the maximum policy limits available to our client who was injured when another driver ran a red light.

Negligent Security

Date: August 29, 2019

Outcome: $195,000.00

Description: Our client was assaulted by another patron while at a local bar, causing her knee to twist resulting in surgery. Despite arguments from the insurance company’s lawyers that our client was intoxicated and that there was sufficient security at the premises, our legal team was successful in convincing them that club’s bouncers should have been able to prevent the attack, and thus, we obtained a favorable settlement at mediation.

Motorcycle Accident

Date: August 23, 2019

Outcome: $120,000.00

Description: Despite arguments that our client was mostly at fault for his injuries for not wearing a helmet during a motorcycle accident, we were able to recover a quick and substantial settlement for our client.

Slip and Fall Accident

Date: January 29, 2019

Outcome: $240,000.00

Description: Our client tripped and fell over a speed bump in a parking lot complex of a residential apartment building that was deteriorated and camouflaged with the color of the pavement. Her fall resulted in a left elbow fracture. Despite arguments that the dangerous condition was open and obvious, we were able to secure a favorable outcome for our client.

Automobile Accident

Date: August 23, 2016

Outcome: $300,000.00

Description: We obtained a settlement from an insurance carrier who’s insured ran over our Client, all in less than 30 days from the date the Client signed up.  After quickly determining that liability was a major problem for our Client, we were able to apply pressure on the carrier to tender the maximum policy limits before a more thorough investigation could be completed by them.

Slip and Fall Accident

Date: June 7, 2016

Outcome: $250,000.00

Description: We were successful in securing a $250,000for our Client who slipped and fell at a boat show.

Automobile Accident

Date: August 28, 2015

Outcome: $725,000.00

Description: Automobile Accident case where Client was one of six passengers in a vehicle hit by a truck. Our Client was seriously injured—having been airlifted and hospitalized for more than thirty days. Despite arguments from the insurance company regarding pre-existing injuries to undervalue Client’s case, Mr. Peña was able to settle the case for $325,000.00 more than the insurance company’s original offer.

Wrongful Death

Date: March 12, 2013

Outcome: $675,000.00

Description: Despite significant negligence from our Client, Mr. Peña was able to convince the insurance company for the Defendants that although our Client had committed several mistakes in judgment that contributed to his death, the Defendants’ own negligence was a major contributing factor in the deadly accident.

Industrial Accident

Date: November 24, 2008

Outcome: $450,000.00

Description: Client fell victim to an industrial accident injury to his arm. Defendant initially denied personal injury liability, but Mr. Peña was successful in obtaining for the Client a $350,000.00 settlement offer from the insurance company, plus an additional $100,000.00 for the inherently dangerous conditions created by the Defendant.

Automobile Accident

Date: November 22, 2005

Outcome: $400,000.00

Description: Client sustained serious injuries requiring surgical intervention in an automobile accident where the at-fault driver fled the scene, making it impossible to recover from the at-fault driver or their insurance company. However, Mr. Peña was able to obtain a recovery of $400,000.00 from the Client’s own car insurance policy.