History Of Outstanding Results

Over a period of nearly 15 years, Jensen Law Group's senior attorney, John Jensen, has helped clients recover some of the largest reported catastrophic injury verdicts and settlements in the state of North Carolina, including:

$13.5 million recovered for a child severely disabled after physicians negligently broke her neck during delivery.

$8.7 million recovered for two workers burned in an industrial explosion.

$5.74 million recovered at trial for man who suffered above-the-knee amputation of his leg after a Jet Ski crash.

$4.5 million recovered for the family of a patient who died from a ruptured appendix after the surgeon abandoned the patient to go on vacation.

$4.5 million recovered for a child who suffered a brain injury after excessive gas pressure was used by an anesthesiologist during surgery.

$3.5 million recovered for a worker who suffered brain injury after inhaling dangerous chemicals during an industrial accident.

$3.5 million recovered for a child who suffered permanent brain damage due to failure to timely deliver, despite evidence of fetal distress during labor and delivery.

$2.95 million recovered for a woman who suffered total blindness following surgery as a result of excessive blood loss.

$2.5 million recovered for a man who became a quadriplegic following an automobile accident caused by an over-prescription of narcotic medications.

$2.37 million recovered for a child who suffered severe burns to her chest from a negligently maintained surgical lamp during surgery.

$2.35 million recovered for an injured worker who was burned while performing maintenance on a private jet.

$2.075 million recovered for the family of a pregnant woman who lost her baby, and then died herself, after her physicians failed to diagnose and treat a pregnancy-related blood disorder.

$2 million recovered for a child who had both legs amputated after his physicians negligently failed to diagnose meningitis.

$1.8 million recovered for a woman who suffered severe internal injuries during a negligently performed laparoscopic surgery.

$1.59 million recovered for the wrongful death of woman who died as a result of pulmonary embolism due to heightened risk of clotting caused by a prescribed drug, and failure of health care provider to properly diagnose and treat the patient's condition.

$1.5 million recovered for a child who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy after her physicians negligently failed to perform a C-section delivery despite signs of fetal distress.

$1.5 million recovered for a woman whose PAP smear was misinterpreted, resulting in a delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer.

$1.4 million recovered for a patient who became a paraplegic after her physician negligently injured her spinal cord during an epidural injection.

$1.335 million recovered for a woman who suffered brain damage due to a medication error.

$1.03 million recovered for a LASIK patient who suffered vision loss after his surgeon negligently performed an unapproved procedure.

$1 million recovered for the family of a woman who died in an apartment fire when smoke detectors failed to alert her of the fire.

$950,000 recovered for a child who suffered severe brain damage when an obstetrician failed to address the mother's preeclampsia.

$875,000 recovered for a woman who suffered a brain injury after her doctor negligently failed to diagnose her heart and respiratory problems.

$875,000 recovered for a child who suffered injury to her foot due to podiatric malpractice.

$850,000 recovered for a cataract patient who suffered severe vision loss after her physician negligently punctured her eye and then failed to diagnose her injury in a timely fashion.

$600,000 recovered for a family whose daughter was hit and killed by a taxi driver while she was crossing the street walking to her school bus stop.

$600,000 recovered for a worker whose arm was torn off in a machine during an industrial accident.

$565,000 recovered for woman who suffered injuries to both her feet during bilateral bunionectomy surgeries.

$550,000 recovered for a cataract patient whose surgeon failed to diagnose and treat complications after his surgery, resulting in total blindness in one eye.

$500,000 recovered in a judgment for wrongful death of a man who died from complications of unnecessary cardiothoracic surgery.

$450,000 recovered for wrongful death of a motorcycle operator who was killed when he was struck by a truck who crossed a double yellow line prior to impact.

$400,000 recovered for wrongful death of an unborn infant who died due to failure of the obstetrician to timely intervene after reports of decreased fetal movement.

$400,000 recovered for the family of an elderly gentleman who died as a result of a medication error.

$380,000 recovered for the family of an elderly woman who died in a nursing home due to a severe infection caused by an untreated bedsore.

$375,000 recovered for a woman attacked at a convenience store due to lack of adequate security on the premises.

$300,000 recovered for a child who was blinded after being shot in the eye with a paintball gun while spending the night at a friend's house.

$290,000 recovered for wrongful death of an 80-year-old resident of a retirement community who was beaten to death by a housekeeper who had not undergone the required background check.

$250,000 recovered for a woman whose Pap smear was misread, resulting in a delay in diagnosis of her cancer.

$210,000 recovered for wrongful death of a mentally disabled adult who suffocated in a skilled nursing facility.

$200,000 recovered for wrongful death of a woman who died when her husband lost control of his motorcycle and ran off the road.

$195,000 recovered for wrongful death of an individual attacked and beaten at family care home.

$100,000 recovered for a woman injured in an automobile crash who sustained a broken leg.

$75,000 recovered for a woman who slipped on an icy walkway at her apartment complex and broke her leg.

DISCLAIMER: These verdicts and settlements were recorded over a period of nearly 15 years. In publishing these results, the Jensen Law Group does not represent that every case they have handled over the course of these nearly 15 years has concluded on such favorable terms, nor should these results be taken as a guarantee for future success. Jensen Law Group attorneys have been very successful in collecting funds on favorable verdicts. The reported results all involved complex legal issues, and liability and damages were contested by the defendants. The defendants in all reported cases were represented by legal counsel. The outcome of a particular case cannot be predicated upon our past results.

To learn more about the results we achieve in personal injury cases, contact Jensen Law Group, in Chapel Hill, by calling 919-883-5325.