Purcell Law Partial Record of Successful Results

Medical Malpractice

Successfully represented newborn baby and her parents in medical malpractice lawsuit against OB-GYN for birth injuries sustained by baby.
RESULT: Million Dollar verdict in Harris County, Texas.

Successfully represented a former NFL football player in medical malpractice / product liability action in connection with botched shoulder surgery which ended his career.
RESULT: Seven-figure settlement.

Successfully represented individual against doctor who failed to timely diagnose cancer resulting in likely terminal prognosis.
RESULT: $4,000,000.00 verdict in Brazoria County, Texas.

Successfully represented a group of 50+ Texas doctors in suit against a large medical billing company which failed to properly code and submit doctors’ charges to insurance companies for payment.
RESULT: Multi-million dollar settlement.

Results in the last 12 months (2019 – 2020)

Auto / Truck Accidents

Successfully represented family of man killed by a drunk driver while working for a road construction crew in Houston, Texas.
RESULT: $2,500,000.00 Settlement

PREMISES LIABILITY

Successfully represented man who sustained leg injury requiring amputation above the knee when struck by a bulldozer while unloading construction debris at a landfill.
RESULT: $2,000,000.00 Settlement

AUTOMOBILE / TRUCK ACCIDENTS

Successfully represented man who sustained facial fractures when his vehicle was sideswiped by a truck transporting a wide load mobile home.
RESULT: $500,000.00 Settlement

Successfully represented woman in disputed liability automobile collision who sustained knee and soft tissue neck injuries.
RESULT: $240,000.00 Settlement

Cases currently pending (2019-2020):

UNSAFE WORK CONDITIONS

Currently representing a family of a deceased 27 year old man electrocuted at his job by unsafe equipment of which employer was aware but didn’t correct.
STATUS: preparing to arbitrate case in Houston, Texas

DRAM SHOP / BAR LIABILITY

Currently representing a family of a man killed in automobile collision by drunk driver.
STATUS: $1,000,000.00 insurance policy limits of drunk driver has been recovered. Currently investigating Dram Shop case against certain bars/restaurants who overserved drunk driver (blood alcohol level was more than 3x legal limit).

DEFECTIVE PRODUCT

Currently representing a woman who was injured by defective product – trans-vaginal mesh device. Woman has undergone 15 surgeries, needs additional surgeries and is in constant pain.
STATUS: All settlement offers rejected. Case to be transferred shortly from West Virginia. Awaiting trial in Federal Court in Houston, Texas

AUTOMOBILE / MOTORCYCLE FATALITY

Currently representing the estate of a former University of Texas and NFL star running back who was recently killed along with his passenger in a motorcycle accident in Austin, Texas.
STATUS: Case is in discovery phase. Pending trial in Travis county.