Verdicts & Settlements

John A. Caputo has obtained significant verdicts and settlements for his clients. The following is a representative sample of those. Note, however, that every case is fact specific. The results reported here do not mean or guarantee that a same or similar result will be obtained in a different case.

$18 million settlement-brain damage from ignoring allergic predisposition (2001)

$8.78 million verdict-loss of lower legs due to negligent treatment of bowel peritonitis. (2016)

$8 million settlement during trial-brain damage from delay in medical diagnosis (2003)

$5 million verdict-paralysis followed by premature death caused by a drunk driver served at a tavern (1991)

$5 million settlement-brain injury to infant from delayed delivery (2000)

$4.8 million settlement-death in motor vehicle collision (2006)

$4.3 million settlement-brain injury to infant followed by premature death from delayed delivery (1999)

$4 million settlement-paralysis of 67 year old due to delayed diagnosis of abscess (2011)

$4 million verdict-amputations from delayed diagnosis and treatment of meningococcus infection (1994)

$4 million arbitration award-bipolar disorder from a severe brain concussion in a motor vehicle collision (2003)

$3.5 million settlement-death of housewife and mother from delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer from misread of Pap specimens (2008)

$3 million plus settlement during trial-death due to failure to diagnose bowel obstruction (2013)

$3.2 million settlement-decreased vision from failure to diagnose cyst (2006)

$2.95 million recovery-death due to hospital negligence causing equipment malfunction. (2017)

$2.5 million recovery-during trial death of liver transplant patient in long term acute care facility due to aspiration during a procedure. (2016)

$2.5 million settlement-leg amputation of worker who entered an unguarded space at a coil slitting machine (2009)

$2.5 million settlement-leg amputation of worker who entered an unguarded space of a conveyor system (2001)

$2 million settlement-leg and ankle fractures from motor vehicle collision (2001)

$1.8 million settlement-personality change and disc surgery from rear-end collision (1999)

$1.775 million settlement-death of worker crushed in a defective conveyor system (2005)

$1.75 million settlement-death of homemaker in home explosion from a natural gas leak (2007)

$1.65 million settlement-death due to cardiac valve surgery (2012)

$1.6 million settlement-spinal cord injury during fusion (1999)

$1.5 million settlement-delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer from a misreading of Pap specimen requiring radiation rather than surgery (2008)

$1.5 million settlement-worker fatally injured in deep coal mine (2010)

$1.5 million settlement-leg fracture and head concussion in motor vehicle collision (2007)

$1.5 million settlement-internal injuries to a worker from an exploding machine

$1.45 million settlement-delayed diagnosis of sarcoma (2004)

$1.4 million settlement-speech impairment from delayed diagnosis of evolving stroke (1996)

$1.4 million settlement-Heparin overdose (1994)

$1.4 million settlement-death from overdose of clot buster during treatment for a blood clot (2004)

$1.36 million award-medication change causes relapse of mental illness (2013)

$1.33 million settlement-death of baby at delivery and loss of uterus (2005)

$1.3 million settlement-muscle and flesh loss in leg and groin from delayed diagnosis and treatment of "flesh-eating" bacterial infection (2000)

$1.3 million settlement-partial paralysis from delayed treatment of evolving stroke (2002)

$1.3 million settlement-fracture and crush of an arm from collision of vehicles (1993)

$1.25 million settlement-leg fractures and internal injuries in a motorcycle-vehicle collision

$1.25 million settlement-temporary oxygen deprivation from lack of monitoring

$1.15 million settlement-delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer (2013)

$1 million verdict-fractured arm and leg in motor boat collision on the Allegheny River (1993)

$1 million settlement-delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer (2009)

Securing your future after serious injury

I am dedicated to the pursuit of justice and appropriate compensation for the victims of serious and catastrophic personal injuries. Contact me online or call 412-246-9235 for a free consultation to discuss the specifics of your situation. When I accept your case, you owe nothing out of pocket until I recover compensation for you.

Law Office of John A Caputo services the following counties.

  • Allegheny
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