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|Video| Bringing the Heat: How Joseph Wilson Won a $584K Verdict in an Armored Truck Crash Case

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Sep 3, 2020 2:12:39 PM

Joseph Wilson, of JL Wilson Trial Law, contends Loomis Armored delayed in admitting responsibility for the armored truck crash that fractured Kirche Hall's arm.


This is part of CVN's Trial Stories, spotlighting top lawyers and their standout trials.

“This is a case about a young woman who has a caregiver’s heart, but no longer has a caregiver’s future,” Joseph Wilson told jurors as trial opened over the armored truck crash that shattered a Georgia woman’s arm. 

It was a theme intended to resonate with jurors as they saw Kirche Hall, whose injury ended her career as a certified nursing assistant. But it also set up a larger contrast Wilson framed for the jury: the empathetic caregiver v. the evasive corporation. And that approach secured a $584,000 verdict in the type of case — because Hall had largely recovered from her injury — that carried the possibility of a much lower award.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Trucking, CVN Trial Stories

|VIDEO| How Steve Vartazarian's Closing Sealed $11M Verdict in Truck Crash Trial

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 4, 2020 12:48:17 PM


Arguments on non-economic damages can turn into a veritable courtroom minefield for plaintiffs’ attorneys. An overly aggressive request can alienate a jury, while not being specific enough risks jurors undervaluing the case.  At trial over a fatal truck collision, however, The Vartazarian Law Firm’s Steve Vartazarian delivered a masterful argument on non-economic damages to secure an eight-figure verdict. 

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Topics: Transportation, California, Trucking, garcia v. tri-modal

A Guide To All The Truck Crash Trials In CVN’s Online Video Library

Posted by David Siegel on May 1, 2020 11:43:34 AM

Courtroom View Network is the only news service in the country focused exclusively on gavel-to-gavel video coverage of civil trials. Among the trials we’re most focused on covering are those stemming from accidents involving trucks both large and small.

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Topics: Florida, Georgia, Transportation, Trucking, Practice Area Overview

Free Feature Trial: Watch Brian Panish & Rex Parris Win $52.8M Verdict in Truck Crash Case

Posted by Courtroom View Network on Mar 27, 2020 12:39:59 PM

Brian Panish details the big rig crash that injured two brothers as trial opens against CRST. You can watch the full trial with a FREE CVN account.


The unprecedented events of the last several weeks have us all looking forward to better days and a healthy return to the courtroom. To help tide you over, April’s Feature Trial of the Month — available on demand to all of our FREE CVN account members — is a trucking crash case against industry giant CRST that wrapped with a whopping $52.8 million verdict. And it’s available now for you to watch, gavel-to-gavel.

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Topics: Transportation, California, Trucking, Lennig v. CRST

Attorneys Debate Cause of Trucker's Paralysis, as Big Rig Rollover Trial Opens Against Seat Manufacturer

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 13, 2020 11:41:24 AM

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Update: Proceedings have been stayed through mid-April because of concerns over coronavirus and its impact.

Lawrenceville, GA— The lack of safety features in a tractor-trailer seat caused a trucker’s paralysis in a big rig rollover, an attorney for the trucker told jurors Tuesday as trial opened against the seat manufacturer. Hill v. Commercial Vehicle Group Inc., et al.. 17-C-07188. 

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Topics: Products Liability, Georgia, Trucking, Hill v. Indiana Mills & Manufacturing Inc., et al.