Results

Scholle Law, has represented clients in serious personal injury, wrongful death and related matters for nearly two decades. Our legal representation has resulted in successful recoveries on behalf of victims of injury and their families who have suffered injury or the loss of a loved one due to the negligence or wrongful conduct of another person or entity.  Our singular focus is to work diligently and tirelessly to secure the best outcomes possible for our clients. Representative results of our dedication to excellence in law practice include:

$4,300,000 Wrongful Death. Verdict in Fulton County case against a bar for overserving a patron. Client was family of young woman who was killed after she was hit by multiple vehicles on Interstate 285 in Atlanta.

$1,550,000 Wrongful Death. Motorcycle fatality involving failure to yield by automobile driver.

$915,000 Auto Accident Case. Plaintiff suffered permanent orthopedic injury in car wreck.

$800,000 Life Insurance Company's Refusal to Pay Beneficiary. Total recovery for life insurance company’s tortious denial of claim and refusal to pay benefits to beneficiary.

$500,000 Tractor Trailer Accident Settlement. Federal Court case involving a Canadian Truck driver and Toronto-based trucking company and Gwinnett County mother. Mother suffered a neck injury when truck pushed her minivan into a ditch.

$450,000 Life Insurance Company's Refusal to Pay Beneficiary. Verdict in Texas for elderly woman whom was denied life insurance proceeds from husband’s policy after insurance company representative failed to properly administer beneficiary forms and insurance company failed to pay benefits.

$441,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett County woman suffered a meniscus tear to her knee, back injuries and post-traumatic headaches following a head-on collision.

$441,000.00 Auto Accident.  Woman and toddler son in Gwinnett injured in head on collision. Woman suffered fractured knee, back and neck injuries.  Toddler suffered contusions and emotion distress.

$425,000 Insurance Bad Faith. Out-of-state client received $425,000 on a $100,000 liability policy after the insurance company failed to pay following a time-limit demand. Client had 2 neck surgeries.

$400,000 Truck Accident. Plaintiff required back surgery. Plaintiff's case made more difficult because of pre-existing back and neck issues.

$400,000 for Products Liability. A combination settlement/verdict for serious eye injury caused by paintball gun accident.

$390,000 Tractor Trailer Accident. Settlement involving a man who was sideswiped by a Schneider truck on Interstate 85 North near Columbus, Georgia. Client suffered a neck injury requiring surgery.

$360,000 Life Insurance Company's Refusal to Pay Beneficiary. Our firm represented a life insurance beneficiary who was refused proceeds from a life insurance policy because of the life insurance agent's mis-handling of the beneficiary designation form. Client obtained the proceeds of the policy in an interpleader action, received a settlement from the agent for professional negligence has suit pending against the life insurance company for damages.

$300,000 Premises Liability. Plaintiff was injured after she was locked out on her patio and attempted to use the secondary egress ladder to exit the building. The egress ladder was not code compliant because it did not reach the ground and did not have a collapsible extension. Plaintiff suffered a fractured back.

$275,000 Rear-End Collision Involving Non-Commercial Truck. Disabled Plaintiff who had undergone a previous cervical fusion surgery underwent an additional underwent cervical fusion surgery as a result of accident. Case resolved for single-limit policy limits.

$260,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett County man suffered neck injury resulting in surgery following a collision with a teenaged driver who was texting.

$250,000 Wrongful Death of Prison Inmate. Family of prison inmate settled claim for wrongful death as a result of failure to provide medical care.

$250,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett Count driver who suffered broken leg in a wreck at an intersection awarded policy limits result.

$250,000 Auto Accident. Failure to Yield automobile collision in Cobb County resulting in non-surgical herniated disc in the cervical region. Pre-suit independent medical examination was performed by insurance company in which doctor confirmed pathology.

$244,000 Wrongful Death. Mother killed in auto accident. Limited insurance minimized recovery.

$240,000 Broken Finger. A Fulton County jury awarded our client $240,000 for a broken finger suffered by a married woman who was grabbed by an inebriated married man who attempted to dance with her. The injury was a rotational fracture which caused an arthritic condition for the Plaintiff.

$200,000 Policy Limits Settlement in Auto Accident. Fulton County client injured neck when she was struck by a driver with Alzheimer's disease.

$200,000 Policy Limits Settlement. Auto accident case involving a couple who suffered neck injuries when they were hit by a driver who left the scene of the accident. Neither injury required surgery.

$200,000 Auto Wreck. Driver in Gwinnett County on her way home from work was struck by a commercial vehicle that failed to yield. Client had non-surgical back injuries and was out of work for extended period.

$200,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett County woman suffered two (2) fractured ribs, acute cervical, blunt abdominal trauma and blunt chest trauma as well as pain to her head, neck, and left shoulder following a collision with a van who ran a light at an intersection.

$200,000 Auto Accident with Unlicensed Minor. Minor who did not have valid driver's license caused accident resulting in serious knee injury to Client. Client underwent knee surgery and pathology and doctor's testimony suggested additional procedures could be needed. Policy limits settlement.

$200,000 Auto Accident Injury. County Employee with Injury to cervical vertebrae requiring fusion surgery. Defendant and insurance carriers contested liability and blamed a phantom vehicle.

$200,000 Truck Accident. Plaintiff suffered non-surgical back injury.

$200,000 Auto Accident. Policy limits settlement for elderly couple who were killed an auto accident in a car driven by their daughter. Insurance company claimed intrafamily insurance exclusion initially but settled with our office once we were engaged.

$200,000 Auto Accident. Policy limits settlement for victim of automobile accident who underwent two arthroscopic knee surgeries.

$200,000 Auto Accident.  Woman in Gwinnett suffered fractured ribs and alleged a traumatic brain injury as a result of another driver running a traffic signal.  Case settled for policy limits.

$175,000 for Boating Accident Victim who Suffered a Facial Injury.
A middle-aged gentleman who was tubing on Lake Lanier received a pre-suit settlement of $175,000 from a driver of a vehicle who was pulling a boat out of the lake when he lost control and backed the boat into our client. Client suffered a serious facial laceration resulting in partial paralysis of some of the facial muscles.

$175,000 Auto Accident in North Carolina. Chinese national and Dekalb County resident driving in the North Carolina mountains near the Georgia border was struck head-on by a drunk driver. Client was airlifted to South Carolina hospital and suffered serious injuries before hiring our firm to negotiate a policy limits settlement.

$150,000 Pedestrian Auto Mishap. Gwinnett County teen suffered a brain injury when he fell of a vehicle on which he was riding. Client received policy limits settlement.

$150,000 Settlement for a Gainesville Man Hit from Behind. Gainesville Georgia man was stopped and waiting to turn left in Hall County when he was hit in the rear by an inattentive driver, resulting in spinal disc injuries for which surgery was recommended.

$150,000 Auto Accident Settlement. Hall County auto accident settlement in which client suffered non-surgical herniated disc.

$150,000 T-Bone Auto Collision. Auto accident settlement for Gwinnett County driver was broadsided in accident and suffered herniated disc requiring surgery.

$150,000 Auto Collision. Gwinnett County auto accident client suffered a neck injury which ultimately resulted in him undergoing neck fusion surgery.

$150,000 Pedestrian Struck by Texting Teen. 50 year old woman working in yard was hit by a vehicle driven by a teen who was texting when she ran off the road and struck the client. The victim was airlifted to Grady Hospital, but fortunately, she suffered no permanent injury.

$150,000 Automobile Collision. Policy limits settlement of liability and uninsured motorists coverage for woman who had a neck injuring requiring decompression and fusion of her C5-C6 vertebrae.

$150,000 Driver hit from Behind. Policy limits settlement for driver who was hit from behind and underwent cervical fusion surgery.

$150,000 Auto Accident Injury. Policy limits settlement for woman who underwent cervical neck fusion following an automobile accident.

$140,000 Automobile Accident. Husband and wife from Catoosa County involved in a head-on collision suffered multiple fractures to their arms, legs, feet and face. Husband also suffered a traumatic brain injury.

$140,000 Motorcycle Accident. Gwinnett County man suffered neck injury resulting in surgery following motorcycle laydown incident with an automobile.

$135,000 Automobile Accident. North Gwinnett resident suffered a spinal disc injury in a rear-end collision. Case was settled pre-trial for the insurance policy limits.

$135,000 for Woman who was Rear-Ended on I-85. A Gwinnett County nurse was stopped for traffic at the I85 exit ramp to Sugarloaf Parkway when she was hit from behind by an inattentive driver. The victim suffered a torn hip labrum requiring surgery, although the defense tried to argue that the condition was pre-existing.

$134,000 Automobile accident. Gwinnett County woman suffered a torn hip labrum resulting in surgery as well as back and neck injuries following a collision with another automobile.

$130,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett County man suffered non-surgical neck and back injuries following a collision with an automobile.

$130,000.00 Auto Accident.  Man in Gwinnett suffered neck and back injuries as a result of another driver striking his vehicle.

$130,000 Auto Accident Air Bag Injury.
Combined policy limits settlement for automobile accident victim who suffered bilateral wrist ligament tears as a result of airbag deployment in relatively minor collision. Settlement was made just before trial.

$125,000 Automobile Accident. Gwinnett County law student who was a passenger in a vehicle suffered broken wrist, torn ligaments and tendons following head-on collision.

$125,000 DUI Auto Accident. Settlement on DUI injury automobile accident on Interstate 75 near Tifton.

$125,000 Auto Accident Resulting in Cervical Fusion Surgery. Woman in late 30s was rear-ended in a Georgia ice storm. She suffered bulging discs that compressed her nerve roots and caused her serious pain. Recovery was limited due to low insurance policy limits of offending driver.

$110,000 Boating Accident. Plaintiff suffered a severe compound fracture of arm as a result of a boating accident.

$101,000 Wrongful Death. Decedent died in drug overdose when homeowner did not call authorities for help during party. Settlement based on duty of homeowner to help one whom he knows is in grave danger based upon theory that homeowner supplied drugs.

$100,000 Policy Limits Settlement in Motorcycle Accident. Client suffered a non-surgical, soft tissue injury in when an automobile driver, who did not see her, pulled into the path of her Kawasaki motorcycle.

$100,000 Auto Accident. Fulton County woman suffered back and neck injuries as a result of a rear-end collision. Surgery was recommended but was not pursued.

$100,000 Motorcycle Accident. Gwinnett County man suffered a separated left shoulder and multiple abrasions and contusions trying to avoid a head on collision with another vehicle after his motorcycle endoed when he stopped short.

$100,000.00 Motorcycle Accident.  Man in Gwinnett suffered dislocated shoulder and multiple contusions as a result of another driver crossing in front of his lane of oncoming traffic.

$100,000 Motorcycle Accident. Settlement in case in which a driver turned left in front of client, causing him to be ejected from his motorcycle and injure his shoulder.

$100,000 Automobile Accident . Settlement in case in which client suffered a neck injury in Atlanta. Surgery to correct the injury was suggested but not done.

$100,000 Automobile Accident. Settlement in Hall County, Georgia for a herniated cervical disc that did not require surgery. Client's vehicle was hit from behind.

$100,000 Side Impact Auto Collision. Settlement for woman who was injured in accident in Lawrenceville. Victim underwent rotator cuff surgery.

$100,000 Verdict for Dog Bite. Verdict for woman who was attacked by a neighbor's dog and suffered long-term arm and nerve damage resulting from the bite.

$100,000 Pit Bull Attack. Homeowner policy limits settlement in case of 5 year old girl attacked by pit bull belonging to family member. Victim suffered multiple scars on lower extremities from scratches and bites.

$100,000 Auto Accident . Policy limits settlement to driver who hit another who failed to yield at an intersection in Gwinnett County.

$100,000 for Slip and Fall. Six figure settlement for customer who fell on icy pavement outside of a Gwinnett County stripmall. Client had serious ankle injury.

$100,000 Premises Liability. Plaintiff fell at Atlanta-area mall as a result of a negligently placed handtruck, suffering a knee injury that became infected, requiring lengthy hospital stay.

$100,000 Auto Accident Resulting in Lost Pregnancy. A mother in her first trimester lost her pregnancy in an auto accident. There were causation issues and questions as to the timing of the miscarriage and whether it might have predated the collision.

$100,000 Auto Accident Resulting in Non-Surgical Neck Condition. Woman in her late 40s suffered a herniated disc that did not require surgery. She was hit from behind.

$100,000 Auto Accident. Plaintiff suffered broken ribs and a traumatically induced paraesophegeal hernia which required surgical repair.

$100,000 Dog Bite. Gwinnett County woman received $100,000 after she was bit by a Rottweiler dog at a picnic.

$100,000 DUI Auto Accident. Policy limits settlement for driver with back injury resulting from being hit by an intoxicated driver.

$90,000 Cyclist hit by Car. Settlement for cyclist hit by car in Gwinnett County. Cyclists was a triathlete who underwent rotator cuff surgery.

Undisclosed Significant Settlement. 2 University of Georgia students who were hit by a drunk driver received confidential settlements. Both passengers suffered serious injuries.