Verdicts & Settlements
$2 Million - Medical Malpractice case vs. ER doctor and hospital for missed diagnosis leading to catastrophic injuries
Confidential – Wrongful death car crash involving 5-year-old girl – Armed with only a FHP crash report that blamed the girl’s mother for the crash, Mr. Grife conducted a rigorous investigation that found fault with the driver of another vehicle. He achieved justice in the form a lucrative, confidential settlement for the parents.
$625,000 – Car Crash – Man suffered Traumatic Brain Injury and herniated discs in a hit-and-run car crash. In addition to receiving the full Uninsured Motorist (“UM”) policy limits, Mr. Grife successfully sued the victim’s insurance agent for Errors and Omissions for not putting UM coverage on his umbrella policy.
$460,000 – Medical Malpractice – A young man in his 20s was committed to a medical center pursuant to the Baker Act. The facility allowed him to elope and he was severely injured when he darted into the street.
$410,000 - Dog Attack - Mr. Grife was able to achieve a lucrative settlement and entitlement to punitive damages for a client who was injured when a "professional" dog walker could not control the bullmastiff dog that she was being paid to walk.
$400,000 – Car Crash – Full Bodily Injury and Uninsured Motorist policy limits for a woman injured in a severe car wreck that required two cervical spine surgeries.
$390,000 Settlement – Truck Crash – Mr. Grife's client was driving on Aligator Alley in a brushfire. Due to visibility problems the client hit into the car in front of him. Several cars then plowed into the back of the client's truck, causing him to sustain severe injuries.
$300,000 – Car Crash – Full Bodily Injury Policy Limits for Woman injured in a car wreck with 1 level cervical discectomy.
$300,000 verdict – Man was assaulted in the parking lot of a shopping center.
$290,000 – Truck Crash – Man suffered one-sided hearing damage and bulging discs in his neck and back that required steroid epidural injections.
$260,000 – Slip and Fall – Woman injured in a slip and fall with neuropathy and bulging discs.
$250,000 – Premises Liability – Woman suffered broken wrist and knee due to fall on a dangerously unmarked sunken living room that had the same floor pattern throughout the change in elevation.
$225,000 – Cruise Ship Trip/Fall – Woman aggravated a pre-existing condition when she tripped and fell on a shoddy wheelchair ramp that was negligently constructed by the cruise line.
$200,000 – Pedestrian hit by Car – Mr. Grife got the victim the full BI policy limits plus extra-contractual money on the Uninsured Motorist Claim.
$200,000 – Bicycle rider hits hole in drainage grate – Mr. Grife was able to obtain a large settlement for a woman who suffered concussion, post-concussion syndrome, dental damage and facial lacerations.
$200,000 – Slip and Fall – Senior citizen fell on a dangerous ramp at a country club and suffered a broken fibula.
$190,000 – Car Crash – Despite a tremendous amount of treatment to his client’s lower back before the car wreck, Mr. Grife was able to successfully argue that the client’s post-crash lower back surgery was caused by the subject crash.