Oxnard & Ventura Personal Injury Attorney
A settlement was won on behalf of a woman that suffered permanent and disabling
injuries as a result of the hospital and her treating physician failing
to appropriately diagnose and treat pregnancy induced hypertension.
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.
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
A wrongful death settlement for the young daughter of a woman who was tragically
killed as a result of a motor vehicle accident.
For a gentleman who suffered a mild traumatic brain injury when the vehicle
he was driving was struck by defendant on a rural road.
For baby who suffered brain injury due to the medical negligence of nurses
and physicians in failing to appropriately monitor the child’s mechanical
Settlement for a woman who sustained a serious injury to her back resulting
in two surgical procedures as a result of a motor vehicle accident.
Schurmer & Wood 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.
For a baby who was injured due to the negligence of physicians in failing
to perform a caesarean section in a timely fashion resulting in permanent injuries.
In a premises liability case against a city defendant for negligence in
maintaining a trash dumpster that the plaintiff was working in. Defendant’s
negligence resulted in a hole in the dumpster that the man fell through
causing injuries to his low back.