Boice v. Emeritus (2015) C074235: After briefing, obtained settlement of plaintiffs’ $31 million elder abuse judgment, including $22 million in punitive damages.
Cole v. Town of Los Gatos (2012), 205 Cal.App.4th 749:
Obtained published reversal of summary judgment in dangerous condition case.
Fox v. Nissan North America (2012) A130209:
Obtained reversal of judgment on demurrer where consumers successfully alleged a material safety defect, allowing consumers’ claims (fraud/nondisclosure, CLRA, UCL, and unjust enrichment) to proceed.
Gavello v. Millman (2013) A132291:
Obtained affirmance of $2.1 million medical malpractice judgment, defeating appellant’s claim of instructional error.
Johnson v. City and County of San Francisco (Ninth Circuit):
Obtained reversal of summary judgment on firefighter’s disparate impact claims.
Shank v. CRST (Fourth District):
Obtained affirmance of compensatory damages and reinstated $1 million in punitive damages.
Wright v. State of California (2015), 233 Cal.App.4th 1218:
Obtained published reversal of summary judgment in premises liability case.
Young v. Horizon West (2013), 220 Cal.App.4th 1122:
Obtained published affirmance of order denying arbitration in elder abuse case.