Verdicts and Settlements
Grimes Teich Anderson LLP is very proud of our proven record in representing clients in a variety of legal matters, including personal injury, wrongful death, medical negligence, workers' compensation and nursing home negligence. Whether by jury verdict or settlement, we work tirelessly to help our clients obtain the compensation they deserve for their injuries and losses. With over 100 years of combined legal experience, our attorneys have handled and resolved thousands of cases. The following is a partial list of some of the results our attorneys have achieved over the years. This list does not constitute a promise or guarantee of any particular result in any particular case. Each case was handled and resolved on its own merit, and the outcome of any particular case cannot be predicted by any lawyer's or law firm's past results.
Unless otherwise specified, each of the following matters was contested on liability and/or damages, the opposing parties were represented, the matters involved complex legal and/or factual issues, and the attorneys were successful in collecting the amounts stated. On some cases counsel was associated with our attorneys.
$3,000,000 - Premises Liability/Contractor Negligence - settlement for woman seriously injured by fall in home with construction defect.
Confidential Amount - Product Liability -Denture Cream - case resolved for an undisclosed amount with an undisclosed manufacturer for serious neurological injuries caused by an excess of zinc in denture cream.
$1,600,000 - Wrongful Death - Participating counsel for group settlement for injury and wrongful death of passengers resulting from miniature train wreck at Cleveland Park in Spartanburg. Grimes Teich Anderson represented a minor injured in the wreck and her mother who received a portion of the total settlement. Other attorneys represented other members of the train passengers.
$1,500,000 - Product Liability/Fire injury - settlement for injuries and deaths resulting from home fire.
$1,320,000 - Premises Liability - verdict for visitor injured by a dangerous condition at a place of business suffered fractured pelvis. Last offer before trial was $20,000. Same client received significant workers compensation settlement. Verdict was successfully protected on appeal.
$1,200,000 - Motorcycle Accident
$675,000 - Tractor Trailer Accident - Awarded to a client for the head injuries he received after being rear ended by a tractor trailer.
$335,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - Mediated settlement for a man who injured his back and legs while working in Oconee County, South Carolina.
$310,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - Mediated settlement for a man who was severely injured while driving a tractor trailer in Charleston, SC.
$200,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - Mediated settlement for a man who was injured while driving a company truck in Laurens, SC.
$180,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - Mediated settlement for a man who suffered injuries to his foot and leg while working in Fairfield County, South Carolina.
$148,500 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - Mediated settlement for a man who suffered a crush injury to his foot.
$105,000 - South Carolina Workers’ Compensation - Settlement for a woman that injured her hand and suffered depression following a work accident in Seneca, SC.
$100,000 - South Carolina Workers’ Compensation - Settlement for woman who suffered vertigo following a head injury at work in Gaffney, SC.
$990,000 - Truck Accident - Settlement with national trucking company. Defendant, location and other details cannot be disclosed due to confidentiality agreement.
$615,000 - Personal Injury/Fire - settlement for one person injured and two deaths resulting from fire in occupied building.
$600,000 - Wrongful Death - settlement in case of bicycle rider who was struck from behind and killed by a small truck.
$475,000 - Motorcycle Accident - motorcycle passenger suffered broken back necessitating multiple surgeries after being struck by a turning RV.
$450,000 - Truck Accident - settlement after spine surgery, wrist injury, psychological injuries for person injured by 18 wheeler. Same client received significant workers compensation settlement.
$350,000 - Automobile Accident - settlement fo an elderly gentleman with multiple internal injuries as a result of at fault driver running a red light.
$318,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - settlement for a man seriously injured when he fell from a tower while working in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
$300,000 - Automobile Accident - settlement for badly fractured arm with healing problems due to preexisting diabetes.
$247,000 - Automobile Accident - settlement for minor with a fractured femur injured in car accident.
$240,000- Personal Injury/Premises Liability - settlement for woman who fractured her hip in a fall at a place of business.
$200,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - settlement for a man who suffered a spinal cord injury when he fell while working in Gaffney, South Carolina.
$170,000 - South Carolina Workers' Compensation - mediated settlement for a man who injured his back and leg while working.
$92,000 - South Carolina Workers Compensation - Settlement for a man who injured his shoulder while working at a plant in Gaffney, SC.
$90, 000 - South Carolina Workers Compensation - Settlement for a man who injured his shoulder while workers at an automobile manufacturing plant in Greer, SC.
$50,000 - Negligent Handling of Deceased - award to mother of deceased girl against the State of North Carolina, where the State had lost the deceased daughter's remains.
$24,902 - Automobile Accident/Chiropractic Care - verdict in wreck case for $19,900. Last offer from Allstate was $11,000, total recovered including costs and interests was $24,902.