Results

Below are several recent examples of results we have obtained on behalf of our personal injury clients:

Note: In each of these cases, our law firm paid all costs associated with bringing the case to a settlement or jury verdict upfront. We were reimbursed from the proceeds of the settlement or jury verdict. Had we been unsuccessful, our clients would not have owed any money to our firm.

Verdict: $3,655,130
Injury: Minor Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Case Description: February 4, 2015 Montoya v. Advanced Stimulation Technologies and Billy Duane Williams - An Ector County jury returned a $3,615,908 personal injury verdict in a side-impact crash against Billy Duane Williams and his employer, Advanced Stimulation Technologies, Inc.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $1,446,363.20 and $131,403.32 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the proceeds of the jury verdict.

Gross Settlement: $4,792,500

Injury: Death.

Case Description: 18-wheeler fatality

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $1,914,000.00 and $42,054.00 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the proceeds of the jury verdict.

Gross Settlement: $1,010,000

Injury: Death

Case Description: Motorcycle wreck caused by careless driver

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $400,000.00 and $4,070.45 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the proceeds of the jury verdict.

Gross Settlement: $815,000

Injury: Traumatic Brain Injury

Case Description: Motorcycle wreck due to drunk driver

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $306,000 and $31,412 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $947,725

Injury: Multiple orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Head-on collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $329,795.00 and $13,202.90 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $550,000

Injury: Mild Traumatic Brain injury and orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Faulty equipment injury

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $200,000 and $9,286.21 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $725,000.00 (Settled after 3 days of Jury Trial; Defendant's settlement offer before trial was $118,000)

Injury: Minor Traumatic Brain Injury

Case Description: T-Bone collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $291,093.75 and $123,206.19 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $145,000

Injury: Fractured wrist

Case Description: Rear-end impact

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $48,333.33 and $1,536.64 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $102,500

Injury: Minor bulging disc injury

Case Description: Side impact car accident. UIM suit is still pending.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $35,500 and $764.79 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $100,000

Injury: Broken clavicle

Case Description: Driver of an SUV turned across a bicycle lane, causing a crash with a bicyclist and resulted in a broken clavicle. Defendant's insurance company refused to provide any offer of settlement.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $40,000 and $6,012.21 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $205,000

Injury: Fractured ankle

Case Description: T-bone collision resulting in client fracturing his ankle.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $71,000 and $902.24 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $227,725

Injury: Rotator-cuff injury

Case Description: Car crash resulting in client undergoing arthroscopic rotator-cuff repair.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $79,295 and $580.19 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $177,500

Injury: Back injury

Case Description: Car wreck involving exacerbation of previous back condition.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $61,750 and $623.41 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Verdict: $36,073

Injury: Cervical and lumbar pain

Case Description: Rear-end crash causes cervical and lumbar pain for our client. Defendant State Farm Insurance refused to pay client's medical bills and client retained Burress . State Farm offered $500.00 to settle the case two weeks before trial and $2,000.00 before trial. Jury returned a verdict of $35,000.00, plus interest and costs for a total of $36,073.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $14,320 and $3,113.35 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the proceeds of the jury verdict.

Gross Settlement: Confidential

Injury: Death

Case Description: Head-on collision

Gross Settlement: Confidential

Injury: Serious personal injuries.

Case Description: Automotive product defect lawsuit.

Gross Settlement: Confidential

Injury: Catastrophic injuries

Case Description: Personal injury case involving catastrophic damages to female client.

Gross Settlement: $450,000

Injury: Broken hip

Case Description: Premises liability case

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $180,000 and $5,148.53 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $250,000

Injury: Significant injuries

Case Description: Defective product case

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $100,000 and $10,688.92 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $205,055

Injury: Facial lacerations and pain throughout the back, neck and knees.

Case Description: Head-on collision. Burress Law PLLC pursued four separate insurance policies and obtained each policy's limit.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $70,976.67 and $926.51 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $249,000

Injury: Hand injury

Case Description: Motorcycle crash resulting in hand surgery.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $87,150.00 and $2,023.42 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $175,000

Injury: Soft tissue injuries and a claim for bodily disfigurement.

Case Description: Car wreck.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $70,000.00 and $9,049.69 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $140,055

Injury: Minor bulging disc injury

Case Description: Rear-end car crash

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $52,022 and $1,751.85 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $127,500

Injury: Not applicable

Case Description: Insurance bad faith case.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $49,000.00 and $7,245.13 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $115,384

Injury: Broken wrist

Case Description: Motorcycle wreck

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $38,634.40 and $622.28 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $110,000

Injury: Leg and hand injuries

Case Description: Motorcycle crash resulting in leg and hand surgery. Burress Law PLLC was able to locate three separate insurance policies and obtained each policy's limit for the client.

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $37,163.84 and $497.17 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $107,500

Injury: Disc injury and leg contusion

Case Description: Rear-end impact

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $46,589.55 and $4,154.59 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $191,253

Injury: Shoulder Sprain and bulging disc

Case Description: Rear-end impact

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $65,250.60 and $1,207.28 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $600,000

Injury: Contusions, Lacerations and Emotional Trauma

Case Description: Assault

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $240,000 and $71,454.33 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $145,000

Injury: Orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Frontal collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $47,666.66 and $4 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $144,254.27

Injury: Mild Traumatic Brain injury and orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Rear-end collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $48,936.34 and $1,185.71 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $134,500

Injury: Mild Traumatic Brain injury and orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Rear-end collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $46,025 and $3,826.29 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $135,000

Injury: Collapsed lung and orthopedic injuries

Case Description: Rear-end impact

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $46,500 and $806.43 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.

Gross Settlement: $162,500

Injury: Traumatic Brain Injury

Case Description: Frontal collision

Our contingent fee arrangement with this client yielded attorneys' fees of $48,000 and $377.34 in litigation costs. We forwarded these costs and were reimbursed from the settlement.