Navigation Links
Robert Allard, Law Firm of Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard Named 2009 Trial Lawyer of the Year
Date:12/9/2009

Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association names Robert Allard, law firm of Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard, as its 2009 Trial Lawyer of the Year for the second time in three years.

(PRWEB) December 9, 2009 -- For the second time in three years Robert Allard of the law firm Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard has been named Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association.

Allard has developed a reputation for taking tough cases where insurance companies offer little or no money to an injured victim and for providing aggressive representation which generates just compensation for his clients.

In a case earlier this year, Egbert vs. Nor Cal ReLiEF, Allard secured a $2.056 million arbitration award for a public school behavioral specialist who was seriously injured in a head-on car crash while traveling on a school field trip. Despite a clear case of liability, horrific injuries and hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical bills and lost wages, the school district's relief fund (Nor Cal ReLiEF) never offered a penny in settlement and resorted to fighting the victim every step of the way.

In another case, a nursing assistant suffered severe neck problems that required surgery after she was rear-ended at ten miles an hour. Allard took over the case from another law firm and secured $1.25 million from Allstate. For years Allstate claimed that a low speed accident could not cause such medical problems. Upon taking over the case Allard successfully developed the proof that his client's pre-existing conditions triggered the neck injuries and subsequent surgical procedures.

“Robert Allard tirelessly works for justice on behalf of his clients. He has a commitment to holding those that injure hardworking Americans personally responsible for their actions,” said Mark Sigala, President, Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association.

Allard began 2009 with a bang, winning a jury verdict of $1.85 million against a $100k offer for a motorcyclist who suffered a serious leg injury (Allen v. Bottomley). The jury awarded what is believed to be one of the highest proportionate awards for general damages in Santa Clara County in recent years (over 8 times the special damages, which consisted only of medical bills since wage loss was not claimed).

The Trial Lawyer of the Year award is conferred annually by the SCCTLA to an attorney who has achieved legal justice against the odds. Allard also won the award in 2007.

About Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard
Robert Allard and Timothy McMahon, named as Super Lawyers, join partner Brad Corsiglia, honored by Best Lawyers in America, and associate Mark Sigala, President, Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association, to position Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard as the top personal injury law firm in Silicon Valley that is devoted to the aggressive litigation of claims by those who have been seriously injured or killed due to another's carelessness.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/robert-allard/trial-lawyer-of-the-year/prweb3312534.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Raleigh Dentist Dr. Robert Williamson to Educate Patients About Sedation Dentistry
2. Statement of Robert Greenstein, Executive Director, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, on the New Senate Health Reform Bill
3. Robert Brady (D-PA-1), Chaka Fattah (D-PA-2), Kathy Dahlkemper (D-PA-3), Joe Sestak (D-PA-7), Patrick Murphy (D-PA-8), Christopher Carney (D-PA-10), John Murtha (D-PA-12), Paul Kanjorski (D-PA-11), Allyson Schwartz (D-PA-13), Mike Doyle (D-PA-14) Ge
4. WaferGen Adds Robert Coradini, Former President of J&J New Ventures, to Board of Directors
5. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The Pew Charitable Trusts Launch National Initiative to Advance Policies That Promote Health
6. Statement of Robert Greenstein, Executive Director, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, on The Senate Finance Committees Health Reform Plan
7. Oceanview Publishing Announces the Forthcoming Release of What's Next…For You? by Robert and Patricia Gussin
8. R. Kerry Clark and Robert J. Palmisano Join Bausch & Lomb Board of Directors
9. Public Option Still Viable As House Set to Pass It -- Not Fading, Says Robert Weiner, Former House Aging Committee Director
10. Robert Fanning Named to PerfectServe Advisory Board
11. The Aftermath: Robert Carson Krause Writes About his Struggle with PTSD and his Belief that War Is a Senseless Exercise in Futility
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Robert Allard, Law Firm of Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard Named 2009 Trial Lawyer of the Year
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Sandbox, one ... Ferrazano to serve in the newly created position of executive vice president, chief ... creative efforts in the Chicago and LA offices. He reports to Nancy Finigan, ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Excessive panting in the car ... anxiety. "Pet owners often think anxiety only manifests itself as trembling or ‘tail ... ways, and there’s things that be done about it,” says Dr. Jim Lowe, technical ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... Boston, MA (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... where clinicians can rehearse tough medical situations or practice tricky or rare procedures in ... Longwood Medical Area, the SIM Center is also available to inventors and “hackers” to ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 03, 2016 , ... Ogawa World USA introduced the first of its kind ... exclusive Smart Application. The Smart 3D combines the best in technological advancement, design, and ... profile and specialized massage program, each user has a tailored experience unparalleled by any ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... of innovative information technology (IT) solutions and digital consulting services to the federal ... Technology Services (EITS) Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract in support of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/3/2016)... Ore. , May 3, 2016   ... medical technology, today announced Food and Drug Administration ... resynchronization defibrillator that provides heart failure patients with ... Iperia devices also have remote monitoring with daily ... adapts the heart rate in response to physiological ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... YORK , May 3, 2016 ... (MRI) Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast ... Open), by Field Strength (High Field, Very High Field, ... Application (Brain, Head and Neck, Spine, Musculoskeletal, Vascular, Breast, ... the global magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) market was valued ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016 Norgine ... sie einen entscheidenden Meilenstein durch diese Veröffentlichung ... zum Handeln, um Patientenresultate  bei Verdauungs- und ... Fortschritten im Verständnis der Hepatischen Enzephalopathie bei ... für Hepatische Enzephalopathie in der Öffentlichkeit zu ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: