Oxnard & Ventura Personal Injury Attorney


Notable Verdicts & Settlements

  • $2,600,000 Settlement- $2,600,000

    For a gentleman who suffered a mild traumatic brain injury when the vehicle he was driving was struck by defendant on a rural road.

  • $225,000 Settlement- $225,000


    Schurmer and Wood obtained a $225,000 settlement for a 58-year-old woman who was injured in a car accident on the Conejo grade. This was a multi-vehicle accident with serious disputes regarding fault.

  • $3,000,000 Settlement- $3,000,000


    For the wife and children of a man who died when the defendant ran a red light and struck the driver’s side door of decedents vehicle killing him instantly.

  • $3,000,000 Settlement- $3,000,000


    Schurmer and Wood obtained a $3,000,000 settlement for a 42-year-old gentleman who was seriously injured when a drunk driver crossed over the double yellow line and struck the vehicle he was driving home after working the evening shift at his place of employment.

  • $340,000 Verdict- $340,000


    Plaintiff parents received a $340,000 verdict for the wrongful death of their son. This automobile accident case had significant issues regarding fault and whether the defendant had permission to drive the vehicle he was driving. After the verdict, the insurance company refused to issue payment so a bad faith action was filed directly against the carrier. The case settled shortly thereafter.

  • $1,750,000 Settlement- $1,750,000

    Schurmer & Drane recovered a $1,700,000.00 settlement for a client who tripped on a stairway at an apartment complex at night. We alleged that the stairs were in a dangerous condition because there were no lights in the area, that the stairs were uneven and did not comply with the appropriate Building Codes and that the owners of the complex should have installed handrails. Our client sustained a tibial plateau fracture that required surgical intervention. Unfortunately, the surgery failed. As a result of her age, the fractured knee and the failed surgery our client was forced to use a wheelchair and will have lifelong problems.

  • $100,000 Settlement- $100,000


    Plaintiff, an elderly woman, received at $100,000 settlement against a local municipality due to an injured knee. This case included theories of premises liability against the City for failing to maintain its sidewalks in a safe condition.

  • $100,000 Settlement- $100,000


    Schurmer and Wood obtained a $100,000 settlement for a man who was injured when an empty lemon crate fell on his shoulder while it was being offloaded from a truck with a forklift. There were serious liability disputes and factual questions regarding how the incident occurred.

  • $2,250,000 Settlement- $2,250,000

    For baby who suffered brain injury due to the medical negligence of nurses and physicians in failing to appropriately monitor the child’s mechanical ventilator.

  • $725,000 Settlement- $725,000


    Three minor children received a settlement of $725,000 against a homeowner and plumbing contractor when their father was killed due to a flash fire that erupted from the defendant’s gas water heater. This was a hard fought case with extremely difficult liability and comparative fault issues.

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