Our Legal Results

Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett & Haik has incredible experience in personal injury work and our attorneys pride themselves on being trial attorneys. Our reputation has been earned in the courtroom.  While we do settle cases as well, it has been our experience at MMRB&H that the best settlements are achieved by preparing for court. Good settlements do not come easy; they have to be won.

We have learned that as part of the evaluation process for a settlement, the insurance company will give consideration to the law firm involved, its resources and its reputation in the court room. The attorneys at MMRB&H have won large verdicts in virtually every type of personal injury case.  We have won cases against some of the biggest corporations and insurance companies in the United States. We believe our reputation helps us win settlements for our clients.

Here are some of the outstanding results we have won on behalf of our clients:

$3.3 million dollar settlement in 2014 for a woman who was struck by a vehicle as a pedestrian and suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result.

$3.7 million dollar recovery in a class action brought on behalf of Louisiana residents who suffered property damage and injury as a result of a fire at a pesticide plant.

$5 million dollar settlement on behalf of a stevedore who had his leg amputated as a result of an accident which occurred on the Mississippi River.

$734,000 dollar verdict in a claim against a store for falling merchandise which caused serious neck injuries.

$65 million dollar settlement where MMRB&H served as co-lead counsel in a train derailment case which involved significant property and personal injury claims.

$750,000 in a WARN Act claim where MMRB&H served as lead counsel representing factory workers who had been terminated in a mass layoff without proper notice.

$800,000 jury verdict in a Jones Act Seamen case where a seaman was injured in a fall and received a head injury.

$1 million dollar jury verdict for a worker killed in an industrial accident.

$1.1 million dollar settlement for a heavy equipment operator who had cervical surgery as a result of an accident with an eighteen wheeler.

$5.3 million dollar settlement for a man paralyzed as a result of a defective tire.

$100,000 settlement for a worker who injured his hand on a barge and returned to work.

$750,000 settlement for a lady injured by a cholesterol reducing drug.

$2.75 million dollar recovery for a worker who suffered a back injury in a rear-end automobile accident.

$4 million dollar recovery for a child who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a fall at an apartment building.

$1 million dollar settlement for a products liability action involving a child injured on an all-terrain vehicle (ATV).

$45 million dollar settlement in which MMRB&H served as lead counsel in an action on behalf of crawfish farmers who had their crops damaged by a pesticide in a case which settled after the trial had begun.

$1 million dollar settlement for the manager of a fast food outlet who suffered from compartmental regional pain syndrome following an automobile accident.

$350,000 dollar recovery for a Jones Act Seaman who injured his back on a jack-up rig using a cheater pipe.

$10 million dollar settlement in a Securities Class Action.

$1.5 million dollar verdict in a Jones Act claim for a diver who was injured on the job offshore.



*Results in other cases may vary, depending on specific facts or law.

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