Vedicts and Settlements
Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina
Spartanburg, SC -- Mr. Whetstone represented a patient who became infected with resistent staph bacteria during a heart cath procedure. She subsequently experienced significant disability, including being unable to walk. This medical malpractice case was settled prior to trial for $500,000.
Lexington, SC -- Ms. Perkins pursued a claim against the county and a road contractor for improper road design that caused the death of a motorist when another driver lost control and crossed the center line. The wrongful death case was resolved for $500,000 during litigation.
Columbia, SC -- Ms. Perkins represented the estate of an elderly nursing home resident alleging neglect by the nursing home and that the resident's death resulted from improper administration of a medication by the hospital. This nursing home wrongful death case was settled for $500,000 afterRead More
Spartanburg, SC - Charles Whetstone represented a client who suffered a severe neck injury after being sideswiped and run off the road by another driver. Our client had to undergo a cervical fusion because of this accident. This case was significant because Mr. Whetstone was able to obtain a $Read More
Charleston, SC -- Ms. Perkins represented a woman who lost her sister, son and his wife in a catastrophic tractor trailer crash on Interstate I-26. Her tractor trailer death claim for the loss of her sister was settled in litigation for $500,000.
Spartanburg, SC - Charles Whetstone represented a client who suffered a severe neck injury after being sideswiped and run off the road by another driver. Our client had to undergo a cervical fusion because of this accident. This car accident injury case was significant because Mr. WhetstoneRead More
Orangeburg, SC -- Ms. Perkins represented the estate of an out-of-state driver against a rental car company for negligence. The initial claim for orthopaedic injuries turned into a wrongful death claim when the plaintiff died on the operating table during back surgery. The wrongful death caseRead More
Columbia, SC -- Ms. Perkins represented a veteran who lost his leg because the Veteran's Administration Hospital failed to timely recognize a serious staph infection that developed after a knee surgery. Our attorneys achieved this settlement of $475,000 under the Federal Tort Claim Act.
Bamberg, SC - Mr. Fulda and Mr. Whetstone achieved a $470,000 settlement on behalf of the estate of a gentleman who died as a result of metastatic lung cancer. The cancer was left undiagnosed by the primary care physician and local hospital and went untreated for three years. Despite having x-Read More
Columbia, SC -- Ms. Perkins and Mr. Swarat represented the estate of a decorated war hero against the nursing home that killed him through neglect. The elderly veteran was allowed to develop bedsores, become severely malnourished and develop aspiration pneumonia because of an undiagnosedRead More