Goodwin & Scieszka | Personal Injury Lawyers in Michigan
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PAST PRESIDENT OF THE MICHIGAN ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE AND ONE OF THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA® OF 2018 FOR MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAW - PLAINTIFFS AND PERSONAL INJURY LITIGATION - PLAINTIFFS
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Goodwin & Scieszka
Michigan Personal Injury Lawyers
Congratulations to the 2021 Champion of Justice, MAJ Past President and leader of our firm, Scott A. Goodwin.
For 35 years, he has guided our firm with a steadfast commitment ot treating each client like a member of his own family. Likewise, he is committed daily to protecting the civil justice system in protecting the Right to Trial by Jury. Throughout his professional career, he has obtained incredible results year after year for our clients with his stellar legal skills, civility and compassion.
Additionally, for 35 years, he has dedicated and donated his time to MAJ and the fight for justice in the numerous leadership roles. We salute his unwavering contribution to the legal profession.
When you’ve suffered a serious injury, your top priority is getting the medical assistance you need. Your next focus should be assessing the circumstances of your injury and determining whether it was caused by another party’s mindlessness and/or misconduct, also known as negligence.
After you’ve contacted a personal injury attorney, you’re probably wondering what happens next. Legal cases don’t go straight to court like dramatic TV shows intimate. The legal process time, research and diligence, as your attorneys determine whether your case has what it takes to win.
If you’ve been injured and are considering legal action, choosing a personal injury law firm is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. The right attorney will scrape and claw for every penny you deserve.
Settlements can vary widely from case to case, and while putting a monetary value on an injury is difficult, you should consider the full impact of the injury and the effect it had on your life and finances.
Personal injury trials are no walk in the park. These trials can take many twists and turns on their way to a final settlement, and knowing what to expect can make the process less stressful for you and your loved ones.
$350,000 awarded to victim of pit bull bite after jury heard of prior attacks by dog in same neighborhood. Attorney Scott Goodwin, counsel for plaintiff, settled a $350,000 case evaluation.
$500,000 settlement won for truck driver unable to return to work after being t-boned by a semi truck at night in his car. The collision was initially blamed on improper headlight usage, which was found to be false. Attorney Scott Goodwin settled the case for $500,000.
$800,000 settlement won for worker who was injured after both feet were crushed by a hi-lo truck that he was unable to see on the plant floor due to excess storage bins. Attorney Scott Goodwin settled the matter for $800,000.
$1 million settlement won in auto accident case resulting in a car being T-boned by a semi truck full of windows. The victim’s injuries included a herniated lumbar disc, leading to loss of employment. Attorney Scott Goodwin won a settlement for $1 million in 2015.
$1.2 million settlement won in motorcycle accident case. The plaintiff, an elderly nurse, lost partial use of her left arm after a motorcycle crash in New Jersey. Attorney James Scieszka settled over two-and-a-half weeks in mediation for $1.2 million in 2014.
$1.8 million settlement won in an auto negligence case. The plaintiff was seriously injured when a box truck turned in front of the motorcycle causing a collision. Attorney Scott Goodwin settled the case at facilitation for $1.8 million in 2009.
$1.4 million settlement won in a case involving a City of Detroit bus and a pedestrian.
$1.4 million settlement won in a case involving an uninsured motorist involved in an auto accident.
$1.1 million settlement won in a case involving a propane explosion at a private residence.
$985K award for a rear seat passenger who was injured in an auto crash and ejected from the vehicle.
$800K award for an auto crash where the client suffered a closed head injury.
$1 million award for a hayride accident wherein a minor suffered traumatic brain injury.
$625,000 Award against Bus Driver and School District involved in accident.