Partner Matthew McNicholas and Senior Lawyer Juan Victoria’s $2 million settlement in Botton v. Los Angeles was ranked on three TopVerdict.com lists for the largest settlements in California in 2018, including Top 20 Largest Premises Liability Settlements, Top 20 Largest Car Accident Settlements and Top 50 Personal Injury Settlements. The case was also recognized among the Top 50 Car Accident Settlements in the Nation in 2018.

McNicholas & McNicholas LLP represented a woman who was hit by a car and severely injured while visiting the Venice Beach boardwalk. According to the lawsuit, a lack of defensive barriers along the boardwalk allowed the operator of the vehicle to drive his car onto the boardwalk and intentionally aim his vehicle at the thousands of pedestrians.

TopVerdict recognizes U.S. law firms and attorneys who have obtained one of the highest jury verdicts, court awards or settlements in the nation or an individual state, in a particular area of law and year.