Case Results

At Goddard & Wagoner, PLLC, we’re proud to have helped injured victims and their families throughout West Virginia secure the maximum settlement or verdict they were owed after a serious accident. Our track record speaks for itself—we’ve successfully recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients over the course of 20+ years of combined experience. Unlike other firms, our Clarksburg personal injury attorneys are not satisfied with the first low-ball offer from an insurance company. Instead, we fight for the full, fair recovery our clients are owed. We are fully committed to you and your case. Browse our case results and then give us a call to find out how we can fight for you.

    • Death Due to Defective Drug
      Death Due to Defective Drug Six-Figure

      Obtained the maximum six-figure settlement amounts from insurance carriers and a drug manufacturer for the family of motorcycle rider injured in motorcycle accident who later died as a result of an allegedly defective drug.

    • Improper Termination of a Contract
      Improper Termination of a Contract $2,000,000.00

      Obtained settlements totaling over $2 million on behalf of small oil and gas services provider when multi-national oil and gas company improperly terminated a contract.

      Case Number: $2,000,000.00

    • Motorcycle Accident
      Motorcycle Accident $1,300,000.00

      Negotiated a settlement of over $1.3 million dollars for the family of a motorcycle rider struck by a picky truck.

    • Employment Contract Lawsuit
      Employment Contract Lawsuit Six-Figure

      Obtained a six-figure jury verdict at trial equal to around four year’s salary in favor of a former employee in breach of employment contract lawsuit.

    • Flood Damage
      Flood Damage $1,000,000.00

      Obtained settlements totaling over $1 million against insurance carriers in an indemnification lawsuit stemming from flood damage claims.

    • Sexual Harassment & Gender Discrimination
      Sexual Harassment & Gender Discrimination Confidential Settlement

      Obtained a confidential settlement against hospital in sexual harassment and gender discrimination claim where employee was terminated after reporting alleged sexual harassment.

    • Nursing Home Fall
      Nursing Home Fall $150,000.00

      Obtained a settlement in excess of $150,000.00 from a nursing home when an elderly woman suffered a fall and resulting fractured hip at a long term care facility.

      Case Number: $150,000.00

    • Medical Negligence
      Medical Negligence $300,000.00

      Obtained settlements of nearly $300,000 from hospital and nursing home on behalf of the family of an elderly woman who developed pressure ulcers while a patient in hospital.

    • ATV/Four Wheeler & Motorcycle Accidents
      ATV/Four Wheeler & Motorcycle Accidents

      Negotiated favorable settlements in products liability cases involving ATV/ four wheeler and motorcycle accidents.

    • Medical Negligence
      Medical Negligence $600,000.00

      Negotiated a settlement of over $600,000 from a hospital chain for the family of an elderly woman who developed pressure ulcers while a rehabilitation patient in hospital.

      Case Number: $600,000.00

    • Fork Lift Accident
      Fork Lift Accident $800,000.00

      Negotiated a settlement totaling over $800,000 for a fork lift operator who suffered a fractured leg when struck by a commercial delivery truck.

      Case Number: $800,000.00

    • Race Discrimination
      Race Discrimination Confidential Settlement

      Obtained a confidential settlement against oil and gas services provider on behalf of minority client who was terminated after altercation with white employee who was allowed to continue employment.

    • Auto Accident
      Auto Accident $2,000,000.00

      Obtained a defense verdict in an auto accident claim where the plaintiff claimed damages at trial in excess of $2 million.

    • Nursing Home Fall
      Nursing Home Fall $400,000.00

      Obtained settlement of over $400,000 from the insurance carrier of nursing home, where the resident fell and suffered fractured ribs.

      Case Number: $400,000.00

    • Wrongful Death
      Wrongful Death $1,000,000.00

      Negotiated a confidential wrongful death settlement of over $1,000,000.00 on behalf of the family of a motorcycle rider involved in a collision with a tractor trailer.

    • Sexual Harassment & Gender Discrimination
      Sexual Harassment & Gender Discrimination Confidential Settlement

      Negotiated a confidential settlement against fast food chain in sexual harassment and gender discrimination claim where employee was forced to resign after repeated unwanted sexual advances by coworker.

    • Semi-Truck Accident
      Semi-Truck Accident $1,300,000

      Obtained a $1.3 million jury verdict for our client who suffered a compound leg fracture when a semi-truck lost control and struck a guard rail. Prior to trial, the trucking company’s insurer offered only $150,000.

    • Wrongful Death
      Wrongful Death $1,800,000.00

      Obtained wrongful death settlements totaling over $1.8 million dollars on behalf of the family of a boy killed in an accident at a summer camp.

    • Malpractice & Fraud
      Malpractice & Fraud $400,000.00

      Negotiated a settlement for our client for the full insurance policy limits of over $400,000 in an accounting malpractice and fraud case.

      Case Number: $400,000.00

    • Truck Driver Injured at Drilling Site
      Truck Driver Injured at Drilling Site $200,000.00

      Obtained settlements from well services company and employer (deliberate intent) in excess of $200,000 for truck driver injured on oil and gas drilling site.