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  • Attorney John Finbury takes novel issue in a negligence claim against the City of Haverhill to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and wins.

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  • $500,000 worker's compensation settlement
    for Massachusetts Home Depot employee who suffered severe spinal injury when he hyperextended his body in order to avoid being struck by employee pushing carriages towards him in an aisle.
  • $400,000 worker's compensation settlement
    for Massachusetts truck driver who injured lower back as a result of a fall in gas station while delivering gasoline.
  • $230,000 worker's compensation settlement
    for employee who developed RSD/CRPS following finger joint surgery for work-related repetitive stress injury.
  • $1.5 Million Verdict
    in Essex County for serious personal injuries caused by a drunk driver in a motor vehicle accident.
  • $1.4 Million Verdict
    in Essex County for a young man who was injured when a stool collapsed at a restaurant in Haverhill, Massachusetts. It was necessary to use experts in the field of medicine, economics, and vocational rehabilitation to prove the damages suffered by this client.
  • $1.3 Million Settlement
    In Essex County for an electrician injured in an arc blast while working in North Andover. He suffered burns and a fractured elbow. Medical, electrical and code experts were used to prove liability and damages. The firm is experienced in filing suit and litigating these types of cases in order to obtain the maximum benefit to which our clients are entitled.
  • $1.275 Million Settlement
    in Essex County where a motor vehicle chased by the police crashed and overturned resulting in injuries to a passenger. The injuries included fractured vertebrae which required surgery and which resulted in a permanent injury, as well as internal complications and lower leg ailments.
  • $1 Million Verdict
    in Essex County Superior Court (Lawrence, MA) for a wife who was beaten and stabbed by her husband, leaving her with significant permanent injuries.
  • $835,000 Settlement
    in New Hampshire for a medical malpractice claim and related workers' compensation claim involving a failed sympathetic block for complex regional pain syndrome.
  • $767,000 Settlement
    for a man who was partially paralyzed as the result of a motor vehicle collision. The plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle in which the operator was over-served at a club in Haverhill. Expert testimony was used to prove that improper training and serving procedures led to the over-serving of alcohol.
  • $750,000 Verdict
    in Newburyport Superior Court for a woman injured in an auto collision. The insurance company offered $75,000 to settle, one-tenth of the ultimate verdict. That offer was refused and we went to trial. With interest the verdict exceeded $1,000,000.
  • $650,000 Settlement
    for a liquor liability case in New Hampshire
  • $450,000 Workers' Compensation Settlement
    where a New Hampshire employee was contaminated by chemicals in the air at his place of employment in Massachusetts.
  • $450,000 Settlement
    in Hillsborough County New Hampshire where a young teacher slipped and fell while exiting a convenience store resulting in orthopedic injuries and a closed head injury.
  • $400,000 Verdict
    in Middlesex County Superior Court (Cambridge, MA) for a young man injured at the Haverhill train station when the train began pulling away as he was boarding. A final offer of $25,000.00 was rejected. With interest, the final judgment was over $500.00.00.
  • $379,000 Arbitration Award
    For tenant in commercial lease dispute
  • $250,000 Verdict
    in Essex Superior Court (Lawrence, MA) for a mailman attacked by two dogs in the course of his employment, resulting in injuries to his back and neck as he was fleeing from the animals. With interest the judgment exceeded $316,000.00.
  • $250,000 Settlement
    in Rockingham county for a Newton, New Hampshire woman who was severely injured in a head-on collision resulting in multiple fractures.
  • $225,000 Settlement
    in Essex County where an employee slipped and fell on her way into work as a result of weather conditions. She settled with the workers' compensation carrier as well as the owner and property maintenance company.
  • $150,000 Verdict
    in Suffolk County for a patron of a bar whose leg was fractured by the negligent conduct of a security guard.
  • $150,000 Settlement
    in Rockingham county for a woman who was severely injured when she slipped and fell on water at a major department store. A lawsuit was necessary to obtain discovery which ultimately showed that the store allowed a freezer to leak for several days without adequate clean up..
  • $140,000 Settlement
    in Essex county for a Methuen woman who suffer a fractured hip on a dark outside stairway due to the landlord's failure to properly maintain the lighting.
  • $45,000 Settlement
    in Essex County for a boy under 2 years old who fell from a landing in a rented apartment due to improper construction of a railing.
  • $25,000 Settlement
    in Rockingham County for a man injured when he slipped on icy stairs at a mall in Southern New Hampshire as a result of negligent maintenance of the property.



Highway & High Speed Accidents

Haverhill Highway Car Accident Attorneys

Massachusetts and New Hampshire Lawyers for Crash Victims and Families

When vehicles are traveling at highway speeds, they are dangerous. A moment of negligence by any of the drivers can severely change lives. At the personal injury law firm of Finbury & Sullivan, P.C., we offer compassion and support to individuals who are injured and families who have lost a loved one in an accident. Our Haverhill highway car accident lawyers help clients obtain the full compensation they need and deserve for their injuries, losses and hardships.

Entrust Your Highway Car Accident Case to Our Experience
Free Consultation • 978-374-4736 • Contact Us

Given the speeds at which vehicles travel on roadways such as Route 93, Route 495, Route 128 (95), Route 1 and other highways and interstates in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, car accidents occurring on these roadways inevitably result in catastrophic injuries and fatalities. High-speed accidents frequently result in injuries involving:

Our Massachusetts high-speed wreck lawyers stand up to insurance companies and other responsible parties.

Whether a highway accident involves a commercial vehicle, such as a tractor trailer or semi truck, or it involves other passenger vehicles, insurance companies with potential liability understand that damages will be high. Insurance companies will do everything they can to deflect and minimize liability. Our personal injury lawyers understand the games insurance companies play and we stay by your side to level the playing field.

We conduct a thorough investigation and pursue maximum financial recovery.

Our law firm conducts an investigation of all elements of the highway crash in order to determine all factors that caused or contributed to the accident or to the severity of the injuries. These issues can range from highway or ramp defects, bridge defects, median girder or guard rail defects, vehicle defects, distracted drivers, fatigued truck drivers, reckless or drunk drivers and many other factors. This enables us to identify all potential sources of financial liability and pursue the fair compensation clients need now and in the future.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a highway car accident, our personal injury and wrongful death attorneys are ready to talk to you about your concerns and how we can help. The initial consultation is free. Call 978-374-4736 or contact us online to arrange an appointment. Our law firm has provided experienced, caring, responsive service in the Merrimack Valley since 1946.