Personal Injury Case Results

Please be aware that past results reported on this site do not guarantee future results. Every case is different and must be judged on its own merits.  Please click on the links for more information.

$300,000 Settlement – Auto-Accident – St. Clair County, Illinois

Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber represented a woman for her personal injuries she sustained in a single-car accident in St. Clair County Illinois.

$5.2 Million Verdict - Tent Collapse 

In April 2012, multiple individuals were severely injured when a temporary tent collapsed next to Busch Stadium in St. Louis.  A man attending the game with his brother was killed during the event.  Almost four years later, Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber helped the trial team win a $5.2 million verdict after the case entered the second week of trial.  The defense attorney asked the jury to award nothing, claiming his clients could have done nothing to prevent the incident.  Through effective presentation at trial through the use of experts, the trial team helped the injured parties obtain a substantial verdict. 

$3.1 Million Verdict - Negligent Police Pursuit

Aaron Haber and Todd Muchnick helped obtain a total verdict of $3.1 million for a death and serious injuries sustained by a family that was struck by a fleeing vehicle in a police chase. Lawsuits were filed after it was learned that an uncertified officer began pursuing a vehicle for a minor traffic violation. After more than two years of litigation, a jury returned the significant verdicts for the family members who lost their mother, sister and aunt. The surviving occupants of the vehicle sustained serious orthopedic injuries including pelvic fractures, broken legs, broken collar bones, and head injuries.

$750,000 Settlement – Construction Site Accident

Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber obtained a $750,000 personal injury settlement for a client who was severely injured at a construction site.

$700,000 Settlement – Construction Site Accident & Product Liability

Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber obtained a $700,000 personal injury settlement for a union electrician who was injured by a defective product while working on the rehabilitation of a loft-apartment building in the City of St. Louis.

$625,000 Settlement - Construction Site Accident

The attorneys at Muchnick & Haber obtained a $625,000 settlement for a construction worker who was injured after a fall down an improperly guarded elevator shaft. The worker suffered a serious back injury and underwent a spinal fusion operation after the fall. The settlement was notable in that it was obtained in St. Charles County, which can be an unfavorable venue for injured plaintiffs.

$540,000 Settlement - Dangerous and Defective Rodway

The attorneys at Muchnick & Haber obtained a $540,000 settlement for a client injured by an accident on a dangerous and defective roadway.  The accident happened on an interstate frontage road when a commercial farm vehicle pulled out in front of our client from a private access road.  After identifying that the lack of proper signage on the roadway created a dangerous condition, we were able to obtain a significant settlement for our client.

$300,000 Verdict – Negligent Tire Inspection

The parents of a minor retained Todd Muchnick to pursue damages to their 2 1/2 year old daughter who sustained serious injuries and disfigurement in a single car accident on Interstate 55 in St. Louis County.

$300,000 Settlement – Nursing Home Negligence

A 76 year-old woman suffered bed sores and decubitus ulcers when she was neglected in a nursing home.

$225,000 Settlement - Negligent Maintenance of Deck

Our St. Louis, Missouri injury attorneys won a $225,000 settlement in a case where a deck collapsed causing a broken ankle and arm.  After two years of litigation and many depositions, we were able to uncover documents indicating the defendants had knowledge of a dangerous condition but did nothing to fix the condition on the property.  This case was an example of how being diligent in pursuing and reviewing documents benefited our clients and helped increase the value of the case.

$250,000 Settlement - Fall on Ice at Apartment Complex

Our client won a $250,000 settlement for ankle injuries she sustained after falling on ice at an apartment complex.  After significant litigation, the case was settled at mediation.  

$225,000 Settlement – Negligent Hiring, Retention and Supervision

Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber represented a woman who was sexually assaulted by an employee of a nationwide company.

$225,000 Settlement - Negligent Maintenance

Todd Muchnick and Aaron Haber obtained a $225,000 settlement for a man who suffered a torn rotator cuff and ankle injury when he slipped on a puddle.

$175,000 Settlement - Negligent Maintenance

The attorneys at Muchnick & Haber recently helped an injured client obtain a settlement for $175,000.  The man seriously injured his foot while working.  While he previously settled a workers' compensation claim for the injury, we were able to help him obtain additional recovery against the negligent maintenance company that had been hired to maintain the area at our client's workplace. We are happy to note that we filed the lawsuit against the maintenance company after another attorney decided not to handle the case.  At mediation, Todd Muchnick and Josh Margolis helped the client obtain recovery for his injury.

$125,000 – Settlement, Medical Malpractice – Wrongful Death

A settlement was obtained for the surviving children of a 78 year-old woman who died while having her tracheotomy cleaned.

$125,000 Settlement – Slip and Fall

A settlement was obtained for a client who slipped and fell while walking in the parking lot of a local business.

$125,000 Settlement - Fall on Black Ice

After initially having his claim denied by the insurance company, an investigation revealed a parking lot was not properly plowed and salted, which allowed the client to receive a $125,000 settlement for his ankle injury.

$100,000 Settlement - Dog Bite

Aaron Haber obtained a $100,000 settlement for a minor child who was bitten on the face by a dog.  The child was visiting a family acquaintance when she was bitten.  After the property owner ignored the incident, we filed a lawsuit and were immediately offered the homeowner's liability insurance limits. 

Settlements Under $100,000

We have obtained many settlements for policy limits under $100,000.

Client Settles Shoulder Injury Case for $80,000

The St Louis personal injury attorneys at Muchnick and Haber recently settled a case for $80,000.00 on behalf of a client who injured her shoulder after an accident in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Past Results