Some of Our Past Successes

The attorneys at McNicholas & McNicholas have tried more than 300 trials to verdict and obtained multimillion dollar results for their clients. The firm has received some of the largest results in the history of California in our areas of practice. Below are some notable case results:

15-year LAPD veteran and former marine injured his knee at a training division.

Jeffrey Shoemaker, a 15-year veteran with the Los Angeles Police Department and a former marine, inj


Verdict in a sexual harassment case against plaintiff’s employer.

In a sexual harassment case against plaintiff’s employer, Patrick McNicholas, along with co-counse


Class Action Settlement

Class action settlement on behalf of consumers against Epson America, Inc. for installation of a “


School District Whistleblower

Settlement for employee in whistleblower action against school district


LAPD Retaliation Three Females

Three female employees within the same unit of the Los Angeles Police Department recovered for discr


SWAT Team Female Officer

Obtained verdict in favor of a female officer denied a position on elite police squad; Found all mal


K9 Unit Japanese American Officer

Japanese-American officer recovered against Los Angeles Police Department K9 Unit for harassment, di


K9 Bomb Unit Retaliation

Los Angeles Police Department K9 Bomb Unit dog handler retaliated against for standing up for the lo


Fair Labor Standards Testimony

Los Angeles Police Department veteran fired in retaliation for testifying in a Fair Labor Standards


Bomb Squad Retaliation

Obtained verdict in favor of first African-American member of Los Angeles Police Department bomb squ


Ticket Quota Retaliation

10 Los Angeles Police Department motor officers claimed they were retaliated against for refusing to


Elevator Crash

Jury verdict in favor of passengers injured in an elevator crash


Outside Basketball Game

34-year-old man rendered quadriplegic during an outdoor basketball game


Motorcyclist Illegal U-Turn

55-year-old motorcyclist who was struck by a vehicle making an illegal U-turn resulting in quadripl


No Seatbelt Death

Settlement for father of a 9-year-old boy ejected and killed in a motor vehicle accident while not w


Motor Vehicle Accident

Represented family of victim who was killed in a motor vehicle accident


Loading Dock Death

Death of decedent in a loading dock by an 18-wheel truck


DoC Bus Death

Death of 88-year-old woman by Department of Correction Bus while crossing the street


Commuter Train Death

Death of a passenger on commuter train


Mothers Struck by Van

Two working mothers struck by corporate van


Father Shot by Police

Father of four children fatally shot by police


Father Subway Tunnel

Father crushed while working in subway tunnel


Real Estate Developer Harassment

Represented woman who was sexually harassed by real estate developer


Female Motorist Coersion

Female motorist was forced to have sexual intercourse with a uniformed peace officer who threatened


Special Needs Student

Represented 16-year-old special needs student against LAUSD for being sexually assaulted in a school


Harassment Pre-Term Labor

Verdict in favor of female Los Angeles Police Department officer who was subjected to sexual harassm


Derailment Injury

Result from a derailment injuring an employee


Fumigant Two

Settlement for agricultural worker exposed to fumigant overspray which caused immuno-suppression the


Dietary Supplement

Settlement for 28-year-old single mother who sustained acute liver damage and liver transplantations


Soil Fumigant

Settlement for farm laborers exposed to a soil fumigant during a single application causing acute sy


Burned Tenant

Settlement for tenant burned by overheated water while showering


30 Tenants

Settlement for 30 tenants recovered against their landlord for breach of the implied covenant of hab


27 Tenants

Represented 27 tenants against landlord for lack of habitability and nuisance, as well as mold relat


Gantry Crane

Settlement for laborer injured when gantry crane ran over his right thigh while on a job site as a t


Truck Driver Three

Represented truck driver who sustained a head injury; McNicholas & McNicholas took over from previou


Truck Driver Two

Represented truck driver against two entities that repaired a portion of his truck that didn't opera


Truck Driver One

Represented truck driver against two entities that repaired a portion of his truck that didn't opera


Single-Vehicle Passenger

26-year-old suffered brain injury as the passenger of a single-vehicle accident


Mexican Hotel Chain

Obtained verdict against owners of Mexican hotel chain for breach in exclusive booking contract


Pregnant Mother

Pregnant mother falls from commuter plane's air stairs


Separation Package

Separation package for client leaving her job and moving to new employment


Construction Femur Fracture

Verdict for a construction worker who suffered compound femur fracture which required open reduction


Teenage Boy

Verdict on behalf of teenage boy sexually abused by teacher


Sexual Abuse Scandal

Represented eight children and families of sexual abuse scandal


LAPD Trainees

Five trainees forced out of Los Angeles Police Department after suffering injuries at the academy


Air Crash Victims

Air crash victims at Long Beach airport in California