Maria and Juan Gerardo

Award: $8,900,000

Net to client: $5,178,629

Plaintiff “Peralas” was driving the vehicle that Maria del Carmen and Juan Gerardo Silva were also in when he stopped on the side of I-35 to change a flat tire. Maria was at the back of the car and Juan Gerardo was at the rear of the vehicle. At the same time the defendant was falling asleep in an 18-wheeler and driving at a high speed when he strikes them killing both Maria and Juan Gerardo. $8,900,000 (Net to client )